E-books: African Studies

  • The Moroccan Argan Trade: Producer Networks and Human Bio-Geographies book cover

    The Moroccan Argan Trade

    Producer Networks and Human Bio-Geographies, 1st Edition

    By Daniel F. Robinson

    This book provides one of the most detailed and comprehensive examinations of the Moroccan argan tree, the products derived from it and its cultural significance. The Moroccan argan trade is booming, but as the tree provides important ecological functions and plays an important role, both…

    eBook – 2020-03-19
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Federalism and the Courts in Africa: Design and Impact in Comparative Perspective book cover

    Federalism and the Courts in Africa

    Design and Impact in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yonatan T. Fessha, Karl Kössler

    This volume examines the design and impact of courts in African federal systems from a comparative perspective. Recent developments indicate that the previously stymied idea of federalism is now being revived in the constitutional arrangements of several African countries. A number of them jumped…

    eBook – 2020-03-18
    Routledge

  • African Environmental Crisis: A History of Science for Development book cover

    African Environmental Crisis

    A History of Science for Development, 1st Edition

    By Gufu Oba

    This book explores how and why the idea of the African environmental crisis developed and persisted through colonial and post-colonial periods, and why it has been so influential in development discourse. From the beginnings of imperial administration, the idea of the desiccation of African…

    eBook – 2020-03-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Development

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Law in Africa: Theories, Issues and Practices book cover

    Corporate Social Responsibility and Law in Africa

    Theories, Issues and Practices, 1st Edition

    By Nojeem A. Amodu

    This book examines the conception of corporate social responsibility (CSR) in Africa, expanding it’s frontiers beyond corporate reporting, voluntary corporate charity and community development projects. Taking a corporate law perspective on CSR, the author combines theory and practice to explain…

    eBook – 2020-03-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Understanding the Higher Education Market in Africa book cover

    Understanding the Higher Education Market in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emmanuel Mogaji, Felix Maringe, Robert Ebo Hinson

    This book offers theoretical and practical insights into the marketing of higher education in Africa. It explores the key players, challenges and policies affecting higher education across the continent; their marketing strategies and the students’ selection process. While acknowledging the vast…

    eBook – 2020-03-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Marketing

  • African Refugees: Development Aid And Repatriation book cover

    African Refugees

    Development Aid And Repatriation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Howard Adelman

    Of the world's refugees, more than a third live in Africa, displaced from their homelands by war, poverty, famine and political persecution. In this book, contributors explore key issues related to these refugee populations. The first section looks at the legal framework for defining and assisting…

    eBook – 2020-02-24
    Routledge

  • Mambila Divination: Framing Questions, Constructing Answers book cover

    Mambila Divination

    Framing Questions, Constructing Answers, 1st Edition

    By David Zeitlyn

    This book offers a major contribution to the study and analysis of divination, based on continuing fieldwork with the Mambila in Cameroon. It seeks to return attention to the details of divinatory practice, using the questions asked and life histories to help understand the perspective of the…

    eBook – 2020-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Red Money for the Global South: East–South Economic Relations in the Cold War book cover

    Red Money for the Global South

    East–South Economic Relations in the Cold War, 1st Edition

    By Max Trecker

    Red Money for the Global South explores the relationship of the East with the “new” South after decolonization, with a particular focus on the economic motives of the Council for Mutual Economic Assistance (CMEA) and other parties that were all striving for mutual cooperation. During the Cold War,…

    eBook – 2020-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Urban Issues in Rapidly Growing Cities: Planning for Development in Addis Ababa book cover

    Urban Issues in Rapidly Growing Cities

    Planning for Development in Addis Ababa, 1st Edition

    By Mintesnot G. Woldeamanuel

    This book critically assesses the complex urban issues, planning challenges and development opportunities of rapidly growing cities, using Addis Ababa as a case study. Just like other developing cities, Addis Ababa is undergoing numerous natural and policy-driven changes. This book analyses the…

    eBook – 2020-02-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • State Fragility and Resilience in sub-Saharan Africa: Indicators and Interventions book cover

    State Fragility and Resilience in sub-Saharan Africa

    Indicators and Interventions, 1st Edition

    By John Idriss Lahai, Isaac Koomson

    This book focuses on the indicators of fragility and the resilience of state-led interventions to address them in sub-Saharan Africa. It analyzes the ‘figure’ of fragile states as the unit the analysis and situates the study of fragility, governance and political adaptation within contemporary…

    eBook – 2020-02-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Regional Development Poles and the Transformation of African Economies book cover

    Regional Development Poles and the Transformation of African Economies

    1st Edition

    By Benaiah Yongo-Bure

    This book argues that the development of capital goods manufacturing industries in four relatively large African economies will create regional development poles, from which industrialization will spread to the smaller African countries. In this book, Benaiah Yongo-Bure explains the need for…

    eBook – 2020-02-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Environmental Justice and Oil Pollution Laws: Comparing Enforcement in the United States and Nigeria book cover

    Environmental Justice and Oil Pollution Laws

    Comparing Enforcement in the United States and Nigeria, 1st Edition

    By Eloamaka Carol Okonkwo

    This book explores the relationship between oil pollution laws and environmental justice by comparing and contrasting the United States and Nigeria. Critically, this book not only examines the fluidity of oil pollutions laws but also how effective or ineffective enforcement can be when …

    eBook – 2020-02-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

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