E-books: African Studies

  • Africa and International Criminal Justice: Radical Evils and the International Criminal Court book cover

    Africa and International Criminal Justice

    Radical Evils and the International Criminal Court, 1st Edition

    By Fred Aja Agwu

    This book provides an overview of crimes under international law, radical evils, in a number of African states. This overview informs a critical analysis of the debates surrounding the African Union’s call for withdrawal from the International Criminal Court and proposes a way forward with a more…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

  • Social Policy in Post-Apartheid South Africa: Social Re-engineering for Inclusive Development book cover

    Social Policy in Post-Apartheid South Africa

    Social Re-engineering for Inclusive Development, 1st Edition

    By Ndangwa Noyoo

    This book critically examines the current social policy in post-apartheid South Africa and proposes an alternative social policy agenda to create a new development pathway for the country. Taking social policy as a vehicle that will facilitate the creation of a new society altogether,…

    eBook – 2019-11-01
    Routledge Contemporary South Africa

  • Political Financing in Developing Countries: A Case from Ghana book cover

    Political Financing in Developing Countries

    A Case from Ghana, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Luna

    This book argues that to fully grasp the decision-making of politicians and political actors in developing countries, we must first understand how politicians finance their campaigns for office—and to whom they are indebted and expected to repay. Political Financing in Developing Countries focuses…

    eBook – 2019-10-30
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of Urban Planning in Africa book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Urban Planning in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carlos Nunes Silva

    This handbook contributes with new evidence and new insights to the on-going debate on the de-colonization of knowledge on urban planning in Africa. African cities grew rapidly since the mid-20th century, in part due to rising rural migration and rapid internal demographic growth that followed the…

    eBook – 2019-10-28

  • Multi-sided Music Platforms and the Law: Copyright, Law and Policy in Africa book cover

    Multi-sided Music Platforms and the Law

    Copyright, Law and Policy in Africa, 1st Edition

    By Chijioke Ifeoma Okorie

    Multi-Sided Music Platforms and the Law explores the legal and regulatory frameworks surrounding copyright protection, competition and privacy concerns arising from the way multi-sided platforms use copyright-protected content in digital advertising. This book suggests how stakeholders in Africa,…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Contemporary Commercial Law

  • Climatology of West Africa book cover

    Climatology of West Africa

    1st Edition

    By Derek F. Hayward, Julius S. Oguntoyinbo

    Originally published in 1987, this book brings together information previously buried in specialist sources and makes it available to the student in a non-technical and well-illustrated synthesis. It builds a clear and detailed picture of the climates of West Africa, describing and explaining them…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Routledge Library Editions: Pollution, Climate and Change

  • Development Economics: A Critical Introduction book cover

    Development Economics

    A Critical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Shahrukh Rafi Khan

    Following the 2007–2009 financial and economic crises, there has been an unprecedented demand among economics students for an alternative approach, which offers a historical, institutional and multidisciplinary treatment of the discipline. Economic development lends itself ideally to meet this…

    eBook – 2019-10-23
    Routledge Textbooks in Development Economics

  • Decolonisation, Africanisation and the Philosophy Curriculum book cover

    Decolonisation, Africanisation and the Philosophy Curriculum

    1st Edition

    Edited by Edwin Etieyibo

    This book, appropriately titled Decolonisation, Africanisation and the Philosophy Curriculum, signposts and captures issues about philosophy, the philosophy curriculum, and its decolonisation and Africanisation. This topic is of critical importance at present for the discipline of…

    eBook – 2019-10-23

  • China’s New Role in African Politics: From Non-Intervention towards Stabilization? book cover

    China’s New Role in African Politics

    From Non-Intervention towards Stabilization?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christof Hartmann, Nele Noesselt

    China's rise to global power status in recent decades has been accompanied by deepening economic relationships with Africa, with the New Silk Road's extension to Sub-Saharan Africa as the latest step, leading to much academic debate about the influence of Chinese business in the continent.…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • The Global North-South Atlas: Mapping Global Change book cover

    The Global North-South Atlas

    Mapping Global Change, 1st Edition

    By Marcin Wojciech Solarz

    This innovative atlas deconstructs the contemporary image of the North–South divide between developed and underdeveloped countries which was established by the 1980 Brandt Line, and advocates the need for the international community to redraw the global map to be fit for the 21st century.…

    eBook – 2019-10-18

  • An Economic History of West Africa book cover

    An Economic History of West Africa

    2nd Edition

    By A. G. Hopkins

    This pioneering and celebrated work was the first, and remains the standard, account of the economic history of the huge area conventionally known as West Africa. The book ranges from prehistoric times to independence and covers the former French territories, as well as those colonised by the…

    eBook – 2019-10-17

  • Populism and Postcolonialism book cover

    Populism and Postcolonialism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Adrián Scribano, Maximiliano E. Korstanje, Freddy Alex Timmermann López

    This book investigates the interconnections between populism and neoliberalism through the lens of postcolonialism. Its primary focus is to build a distinct understanding of the concept of populism as a political movement in the twenty-first century, interwoven with the lasting effects of…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge Research on Decoloniality and New Postcolonialisms

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