E-books: African Studies

  • Tanzania And The Imf: The Dynamics Of Liberalization book cover

    Tanzania And The Imf

    The Dynamics Of Liberalization, 1st Edition

    By Horace Campbell, Howard Stein, Joel Samoff

    The recent debate on the consequences of structural adjustment for developing economies, which took place between the World Bank and the United Nation's Economic Commission on Africa, underlines the need for further investigation of this important economic strategy. Tanzania, which for a decade had…

    eBook – 2019-06-18
    Routledge

  • Identity, Spirit and Freedom in the Atlantic World: The Gold Coast and the African Diaspora book cover

    Identity, Spirit and Freedom in the Atlantic World

    The Gold Coast and the African Diaspora, 1st Edition

    By Robert Hanserd

    This book applies oral, archival and other interdisciplinary evidence from West Africa and the Americas to analyses of new world Maroons, slaves and free blacks, examining a "Gold Coast" entrepot of Akan, Ga, Guan and other peoples in an Atlantic era of non-linear, mutable intersection of contested…

    eBook – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge African Studies

  • The International Criminal Court and the Lord’s Resistance Army: Enduring Dilemmas of Transitional Justice book cover

    The International Criminal Court and the Lord’s Resistance Army

    Enduring Dilemmas of Transitional Justice, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Otieno Wasonga

    This book interrogates the sharp contrast that emerged between demands of the norms of international rule of law and the interests of conflict resolution at a local level in northern Uganda. Examining how the nature and character of complex conflict situations like that of northern Uganda…

    eBook – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Structural Adjustment, Reconstruction and Development in Africa book cover

    Structural Adjustment, Reconstruction and Development in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kempe Ronald Hope

    First published in 1997, this volume is intended to make a contribution to both the literature and the contentious debate on the relationship between structural adjustment and reconstruction and development in Africa, as seen from the multidisciplinary perspective of academics and practitioners…

    eBook – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The School in the Bush book cover

    The School in the Bush

    2nd Edition

    By A. Victor Murray

    Published in 1967: The School in the Bush is about Missionary Education in British territories in Africa.…

    eBook – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Peasants, Agrarian Socialism, And Rural Development In Ethiopia book cover

    Peasants, Agrarian Socialism, And Rural Development In Ethiopia

    1st Edition

    By Alemneh Dejene

    One of the few systematic field surveys undertaken following the 1975 agrarian reform in Ethiopia, this study analyzes the conditions constraining agricultural productivity of peasant farmers in the Arsi region and examines how farmers view peasant and government organizations established to attain…

    eBook – 2019-06-04
    Routledge

  • State Versus Ethnic Claims: African Policy Dilemmas book cover

    State Versus Ethnic Claims

    African Policy Dilemmas, 1st Edition

    By Donald Rothchild, Victor A Olorunsola

    The idea for this book can be traced to an informal brainstorming session among four very good friends -- Ali Mazrui, Victor Olorunsola, Donald Rothchild and Dunstan Wai. In a real sense, then, as editors we owe a lot to Dunstan and Ali for their intellectual stimulation and for encouraging us to…

    eBook – 2019-06-04
    Routledge

  • Regional Disparity In Sub-saharan Africa: Structural Readjustment Of Uneven Development book cover

    Regional Disparity In Sub-saharan Africa

    Structural Readjustment Of Uneven Development, 1st Edition

    By Assefa Mehretu

    This book is an outcome of research on African development from the standpoint of economic geography which I have been undertaking over the last four years. The initial impetus for the research was a social science grant from the Rockefeller Foundation which enabled me to write most of the…

    eBook – 2019-06-04
    Routledge

  • Primary Health Care In Africa: A Study Of The Mali Rural Health Project book cover

    Primary Health Care In Africa

    A Study Of The Mali Rural Health Project, 1st Edition

    By Clive Gray, Jacques Baudouy, Kelsey Martin, Molly Bang

    The Mali Rural Health Project was designed as a model effort within the US foreign aid programme for extending rudimentary health services in rural areas of developing nations. Although some success was achieved, the programme proved to be too costly for nation-wide implementation, thus failing to…

    eBook – 2019-06-04
    Routledge

  • Boko Haram and the Drivers of Islamist Violence book cover

    Boko Haram and the Drivers of Islamist Violence

    1st Edition

    By Zacharias P. Pieri

    This book analyzes the factors that drive Boko Haram’s violence, arguing that the movement is rooted in the historical and religious context of west Africa. The data presented is based on extensive research, including fieldwork in Nigeria, primary source analysis, archival work, and large-scale…

    eBook – 2019-06-03
    Routledge

  • 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

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