Taylor & Francis India: African Geography

  • Rights-based Litigation, Urban Governance and Social Justice in South Africa: The Right to Joburg book cover

    Rights-based Litigation, Urban Governance and Social Justice in South Africa

    The Right to Joburg, 1st Edition

    By Marius Pieterse

    Rights-based Litigation, Urban Governance and Social Justice in South Africa considers the overlap between legal and everyday struggles for social and spatial justice in the particular context of Johannesburg, South Africa. Drawing from literature across disciplines of law, urban geography and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Africa in the Post-2015 Development Agenda: A Geographical Perspective book cover

    Africa in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

    A Geographical Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leo Charles Zulu, Cristina D'Alessandro

    This book offers a multifaceted examination of Africa’s development into the post-2015 global agenda from a geographical perspective. As a diversified and highly applied discipline, geography has a lot to offer to global debates, nuanced analysis of problems on and the search for innovative…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The African Metropolis: Struggles over Urban Space, Citizenship, and Rights to the City book cover

    The African Metropolis

    Struggles over Urban Space, Citizenship, and Rights to the City, 1st Edition

    Edited by Toyin Falola, Bisola Falola

    On a planet where urbanization is rapidly expanding, nowhere is the growth more pronounced than in cities of the global South, and in particular, Africa. African metropolises are harbingers of the urban challenges that lie ahead as societies grapple with the fractured social, economic, and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
    Routledge
    Global Africa

  • Democracy Disconnected: Participation and Governance in a City of the South book cover

    Democracy Disconnected

    Participation and Governance in a City of the South, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Anciano, Laurence Piper

    Why is dissatisfaction with local democracy endemic, despite the spread of new participatory institutions? This book argues that a key reason is the limited power of elected local officials, especially to produce the City. City Hall lacks control over key aspects of city decision-making, especially…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge

  • Africa’s Green Revolution: Critical Perspectives on New Agricultural Technologies and Systems book cover

    Africa’s Green Revolution

    Critical Perspectives on New Agricultural Technologies and Systems, 1st Edition

    Edited by William G. Moseley, Matthew A. Schnurr, Rachel Bezner-Kerr

    This volume examines the dominant neoliberal agenda for agricultural development and hunger alleviation in Africa. The text reviews the history of African agricultural and food security policy in the post-colonial period, across a range of geographical contexts, in order to contextualise the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • A Geographical Survey of Africa, Its Rivers, Lakes, Mountains, Productions, States, Populations book cover

    A Geographical Survey of Africa, Its Rivers, Lakes, Mountains, Productions, States, Populations

    1st Edition

    By James McQueen

    The owner of West Indian plantations, McQueen collected extensive information from slaves which led him correctly to the conclusion that the Niger ended in the great delta of the Blight of Benin. First published in 1840.…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge

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