Taylor & Francis India: African Studies

  • Africa South of the Sahara 2020 book cover

    Africa South of the Sahara 2020

    49th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    The definitive one-volume guide to all sub-Saharan African countries, providing invaluable economic, political, statistical and directory data. General Survey Thoroughly revised and updated analytical articles written by experts on the region and covering both continent-wide and sub-regional issues…

    Hardback – 2019-10-21
    Africa South of the Sahara

  • The Political Economy Of South Africa: From Minerals-energy Complex To Industrialisation book cover

    The Political Economy Of South Africa

    From Minerals-energy Complex To Industrialisation, 1st Edition

    By Ben Fine, Zavareh Rustomjee, Elsa Honig Fine

    The acclaim with which democratization in South Africa has been greeted has been tempered by the recognition that there are at the same time continuing and even deepening economic inequalities. This is more disturbing given the extreme economic disparity experienced by much of the black population,…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • The Politicisation Of Islam: A Case Study Of Tunisia book cover

    The Politicisation Of Islam

    A Case Study Of Tunisia, 1st Edition

    By Mohamed Elhachmi Hamdi

    The Politicisation of Islam: A Case Study of Tunisia traces the emergence, rise, and recent eclipse of the modern Tunisian Islamic movement, al-Nahda, and provides a comprehensive analysis of its political, social, and intellectual discourse. The first two chapters concentrate on the factors behind…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • The Skull Beneath The Skin: Africa After The Cold War book cover

    The Skull Beneath The Skin

    Africa After The Cold War, 1st Edition

    By Mark Huband

    In The Skull Beneath the Skin: Africa After the Cold War award-winning journalist Mark Huband argues that foreign involvement in Africa - whether by colonialists, financial donors, armies, political reformers, or Cold War protagonists - has been the single most destructive element in the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • The Crown And The Turban: Muslims And West African Pluralism book cover

    The Crown And The Turban

    Muslims And West African Pluralism, 1st Edition

    By Lamin Sanneh

    This fascinating study explores the ?clash of civilizations? between the secular government and Muslim traditions in West Africa, appraising the challenge of separating the administration of the state from the deeply held beliefs of the Islamic peoples of the region. Lamin Sanneh, awarded Senegal's…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • Political Reform In Francophone Africa book cover

    Political Reform In Francophone Africa

    1st Edition

    By John F Clark, David Gardinier

    Most African states experienced only a few fleeting years of democratic rule after independence before succumbing to authoritarianism. During the 1970s and 1980s, Africans and Westerners alike came to view dictatorship to be as much a part of the region's social landscape as its grinding poverty.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05

  • Zaire: Continuity And Political Change In An Oppressive State book cover


    Continuity And Political Change In An Oppressive State, 1st Edition

    By Winsome J Leslie

    This book describes the historical setting of Zaire and focuses on economic and political developments during the Mobutu era. It examines the corrupt and closed political system, with its roots in the colonial state and precolonial political patterns.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30

  • Angola: Struggle For Peace And Reconstruction book cover


    Struggle For Peace And Reconstruction, 1st Edition

    By Inge Tvedten

    After more than twenty years of devastating civil war, Angola is slowly moving toward peace and reconciliation. In this accessible introduction to one of the most resource-rich countries in Africa, Inge Tvedten traces Angola's turbulent past, with a particular focus on the impacts that political…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Africa's Choices: After Thirty Years Of The World Bank book cover

    Africa's Choices

    After Thirty Years Of The World Bank, 1st Edition

    By Michael Barratt Brown, Michael Barratt Brown

    For thirty years, the World Bank has proposed policies that have produced few economic benefits but have eroded the traditional strengths of African society?even the Bank itself now admits this. But while African leaders, many propped up by the West, are often corrupt or incompetent, an impressive…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • African State And Society In The 1990s: Cameroon's Political Crossroads book cover

    African State And Society In The 1990s

    Cameroon's Political Crossroads, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Takougang, Milton Krieger

    African State and Society in the 1990s is the first comprehensive English-language book to appear on Cameroon's political events since 1989. Designed for academic and policy studies readers, it covers developments from the 1960s to the present as background for an analysis of the continuing…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • African Foreign Policies book cover

    African Foreign Policies

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Wright

    Providing a timely analysis of the foreign policies of African states, this volume of original essays enables the reader to assess the position of African states within an evolving post?Cold War environment and to judge the extent of African marginalization from the global economy. As national…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Eaters Of The Dry Season: Circular Labor Migration In The West African Sahel book cover

    Eaters Of The Dry Season

    Circular Labor Migration In The West African Sahel, 1st Edition

    By David Rain

    In this illuminating new work on the geography of poverty, David Rain dispels the notion that relentless human mobility is a byproduct of Western technological advances like superhighways and airports. Instead, it is much older and more deeply ingrained in the human spirit. Every year after the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

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