E-books: African Studies

  • Democratic Teacher Education Reforms In Namibia book cover

    Democratic Teacher Education Reforms In Namibia

    1st Edition

    By Ken Zeichner

     An analysis of teacher education reforms in Namibia in the post-independence era, from the perspective of government personnel, teacher educators, and teachers themselves. This book examines post-independence teacher education reforms in the southern African country of Namibia from the perspective…

    eBook – 2019-06-03
    Routledge

  • Africa's International Relations: The Diplomacy Of Dependency And Change book cover

    Africa's International Relations

    The Diplomacy Of Dependency And Change, 1st Edition

    By Ali A Mazrui

    The author presents a journey through African and Western history, culture and politics. By essaying Africa's international relations, Mazrui returns to an important truth: the power of race and culture in Africa's relations with the West. Discussing African political formation, his overriding…

    eBook – 2019-06-03
    Routledge

  • Postcolonial Transitional Justice: Zimbabwe and Beyond book cover

    Postcolonial Transitional Justice

    Zimbabwe and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Khanyisela Moyo

    Transitional justice processes are now considered to be crucial steps in facilitating the move from conflict or repression to a secure democratic future. This book contributes to a deeper understanding of transitional justice by examining the complexities of transition in postcolonial societies. It…

    eBook – 2019-05-31
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • Soldiers and the State in Zimbabwe book cover

    Soldiers and the State in Zimbabwe

    1st Edition

    By Godfrey Maringira

    This book explores the barrack experiences of soldiers in post-independence Zimbabwe, examining the concept of military professionalism within a state in political crisis. Drawing upon interviews with former soldiers of the Zimbabwe National Army, Soldiers and the State in Zimbabwe casts a light…

    eBook – 2019-05-30
    Routledge
    African Governance

  • Complex Adaptive Systems, Resilience and Security in Cameroon book cover

    Complex Adaptive Systems, Resilience and Security in Cameroon

    1st Edition

    By Manu Lekunze

    Complex Adaptive Systems, Resilience and Security in Cameroon comprehensively maps and analyses Cameroon’s security architecture to determine its resilience. The author examines the key actors involved in Cameroon’s security and evaluates the organisational structures, before analysing the…

    eBook – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Frontier Capital Markets and Investment Banking: Principles and Practice from Nigeria book cover

    Frontier Capital Markets and Investment Banking

    Principles and Practice from Nigeria, 1st Edition

    By Temitope W. Oshikoya, Kehinde Durosinmi-Etti

    This book discusses the role of capital markets and investment banking in Nigeria, the largest frontier market economy in the world by both population size and gross domestic product. Offering a systematic framework combining conceptual principles with real practice, the book enables the reader to…

    eBook – 2019-05-28
    Routledge
    Banking, Money and International Finance

  • Slavery In South Africa: Captive Labor On The Dutch Frontier book cover

    Slavery In South Africa

    Captive Labor On The Dutch Frontier, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Eldredge, Fred Morton

    South African slavery differs from slavery practiced in other frontier zones of European settlement in that the settlers enslaved indigenes as a supplement to and eventually as a replacement for imported slave labor. On the expanding frontier, Dutch-speaking farmers increasingly met their labor…

    eBook – 2019-05-28
    Routledge

  • Researching South-South Development Cooperation: The Politics of Knowledge Production book cover

    Researching South-South Development Cooperation

    The Politics of Knowledge Production, 1st Edition

    Edited by Emma Mawdsley, Elsje Fourie, Wiebe Nauta

    Over the last two decades the expanding role of Southern countries as development partners has led to tectonic shifts in global development ideas, practices, norms and actors. Researchers are faced with new questions around identity, power and positionality in global development. Researching…

    eBook – 2019-05-24
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • The Power of Civil Society in the Middle East and North Africa: Peace-building, Change, and Development book cover

    The Power of Civil Society in the Middle East and North Africa

    Peace-building, Change, and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ibrahim Natil, Chiara Pierobon, Lilian Tauber

    This book investigates the power of civil society in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), in the context of the post-Arab Spring era, as well as more long-standing challenges and constraints in the region. In recent years, local civil society actors have faced significant challenges from social…

    eBook – 2019-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • The National Liberation Struggle in South Africa: A Case Study of the United Democratic Front, 1983-87 book cover

    The National Liberation Struggle in South Africa

    A Case Study of the United Democratic Front, 1983-87, 1st Edition

    By Gregory F. Houston

    First published in 1999, this volume follows the interactions between the United Democratic Front (UDF) and the African National Congress (ANC) and Pan Africanist Congress (PAC), which had adopted more revolutionary strategies after their banning in 1960, over the period 1983-87. Only a few studies…

    eBook – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Institutional Adjustment for Economic Growth: Small Scale Industries and Economic Transition in Asia and Africa book cover

    Institutional Adjustment for Economic Growth

    Small Scale Industries and Economic Transition in Asia and Africa, 1st Edition

    By Per Ronnas, Örjan Sjöberg, Maud Hemlin

    First published in 1998, this volume focuses on the special category of countries popularly referred to as ‘transition economies’ through an analysis of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) and their role in Asian economies, with a view to assessing whether they could or should provide a model…

    eBook – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Road Freight and Privatisation: The Case of Egypt book cover

    Road Freight and Privatisation

    The Case of Egypt, 1st Edition

    By Nabil Abdel-Fattah, Richard Gray, Sharon Cullinane

    First published in 1999, this volume forms part of the Plymouth Studies in Contemporary Shipping series and focuses on Egyptian road freight privatisation. The series represents a unique collection of papers and edited texts from the leading maritime institute in Western Europe at the University of…

    eBook – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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