Taylor & Francis India: African Studies

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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  • Language in Indenture: A Sociolinguistic History of Bhojpuri-Hindi in South Africa book cover

    Language in Indenture

    A Sociolinguistic History of Bhojpuri-Hindi in South Africa, 1st Edition

    By Rajend Mesthrie

    Originally published in 1991. The transplantation of thousands of Indian workers to South Africa under indenture between 1860 and 1911 was a political act with far-reaching consequences for their linguistic traditions. In this book, the history of one of these Indic languages, Bhojpuri, and its…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
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  • The Mende Language: Containing Useful Phrases, Elementary Grammar, Short Vocabularies, Reading Materials book cover

    The Mende Language

    Containing Useful Phrases, Elementary Grammar, Short Vocabularies, Reading Materials, 1st Edition

    By F.W.H. Migeod

    First published in 1908, this volume emerged in the midst of the British Protectorate of Sierra Leone. The author, F.W.H. Migeod, studied the Mende nation in eastern Sierra Leone and followed the example of the grammar (1882) and vocabulary (1884) published by Dr. Schoen in using the southern form…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • International Banking and Rural Development: The World Bank in Sub-Saharan Africa book cover

    International Banking and Rural Development

    The World Bank in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1st Edition

    By Pade Badru

    Published in 1998, this book reviews two of the World Bank's agricultural development projects in southeast Nigeria, and concludes that the objectives of these projects - which include reducing rural poverty and developing indigenous capacity for rural development - have not been fully realized.…

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  • Food Production in Urban Areas: A Study of Urban Agriculture in Accra, Ghana book cover

    Food Production in Urban Areas

    A Study of Urban Agriculture in Accra, Ghana, 1st Edition

    By Kwaku Obosu-Mensah

    Published in 1999, this book explores the emergence of contemporary urban agriculture as well as official attitudes toward this practice. Using three theoretical models, the author tells us who is more likely to be involved in urban agriculture. In line with this, he explains why, contrary to…

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  • Growth in Ghana: A Macroeconometric Model Simulation Integrating Agriculture book cover

    Growth in Ghana

    A Macroeconometric Model Simulation Integrating Agriculture, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Bruce Sarpong

    Published in 1997, this text is set in a context where Ghana has experienced improvements in aggregate output performance over the past decade (1986-1996) yet agriculture's performance remains sub-optimal. The author focuses on agriculture's fragmentation as attributable to space (storage,…

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  • Housing Provision and Bottom-up Approaches: Family Case Studies from Africa, Asia and South America book cover

    Housing Provision and Bottom-up Approaches

    Family Case Studies from Africa, Asia and South America, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adenrele Awotona

    First published in 1999, this book consists of in-depth family case studies from Africa, Asia and South America. The purpose of the book is to give a clear understanding of the physical and non-physical structures in bottom-up housing approaches. Physical structures include design aspects,…

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  • Environment, Health and Population Displacement: Development and Change in Mozambique's Diarrhoeal Disease Ecology book cover

    Environment, Health and Population Displacement

    Development and Change in Mozambique's Diarrhoeal Disease Ecology, 1st Edition

    By Andrew E. Collins

    First published in 1998, this book contributes to our understanding of emergent and resurgent infectious diseases and health ecology in developing areas through detailed spatial and temporal analysis of recent cholera and bacillary dysentery epidemics in Mozambique. The book examines the influence…

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  • Law of Defamation in Commonwealth Africa book cover

    Law of Defamation in Commonwealth Africa

    1st Edition

    By Jill Cottrell

    First published in 1998, this book is an exposition of the law of defamation as it applies in those countries (excluding South Africa). It discusses or refers to hundreds of cases from those jurisdictions, as well as many important precedents from England, analysing the law and discussing how far…

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  • Multiparty Democracy and Political Change: Constraints to Democratization in Africa book cover

    Multiparty Democracy and Political Change

    Constraints to Democratization in Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Mukum Mbaku, Julius O. Ihonvbere

    First published in 1998, This book is written by seasoned scholars of African Studies and it intended to make a significant contribution to the debate on democracy and democratization in the continent. It contains a rich mixture of analytical ideas and views on the transition to accountable,…

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  • Maintaining the Momentum of Beijing: The Contribution of African Gender NGOs book cover

    Maintaining the Momentum of Beijing

    The Contribution of African Gender NGOs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nana Araba Apt, Naana Agyemang-Mensah, Margaret Grieco

    First published in 1998, this volume collates essays from the perspectives of African women, this volume presents us with equality and access rights faced by African women. Whilst discussing the potential of harnessing advances in information and communication technology to support the…

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  • Regional and Local Economic Development in South Africa: The Experience of the Eastern Cape book cover

    Regional and Local Economic Development in South Africa

    The Experience of the Eastern Cape, 1st Edition

    By Etienne Louis Nel

    First published in 1999, this volume responds to the recent application of Local Economic Development around the world and examines its impact in South Africa in the wake of the nation’s recent political transition. Etienne Louis Nel observes how the initiative is taking on a dual form of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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