Taylor & Francis India: African Studies

  • Women's Education in the Third World: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Women's Education in the Third World

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By David H. Kelly, Gail P. Kelly

    Originally published in 1989. This detailed bibliography focuses on women’s education in the developing nations of Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean and the Middle East. It contains annotations for about 1200 published works in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese and German. The…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Growth and Institutions in African Development book cover

    Growth and Institutions in African Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Augustin K. Fosu

    Recent years have seen a sustained research effort exploring the African development experience. The extant literature has offered a large set of explanations as to why the African development record has lagged behind that of other regions of the developing world. This new volume brings…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

  • Fiscal Policy and the Natural Resources Curse: How to Escape from the Poverty Trap book cover

    Fiscal Policy and the Natural Resources Curse

    How to Escape from the Poverty Trap, 1st Edition

    By Paul Mosley

    It is widely accepted that natural resource wealth, especially in the form of oil and minerals, can be a key factor in inhibiting economic development. Many of the countries that are richest in natural resources – including oil, metals and diamonds – are amongst the world’s poorest. Why? Fiscal…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

  • Human Rights, Race, and Resistance in Africa and the African Diaspora book cover

    Human Rights, Race, and Resistance in Africa and the African Diaspora

    1st Edition

    Edited by Toyin Falola, Cacee Hoyer

    Africans and their descendants have long been faced with abuse of their human rights, most frequently due to racism or racialized issues. Consequently, understanding shifting conceptualizations of race and identity is essential to understanding how people of color confronted these encounters.…

    Paperback – 2018-10-25
    Routledge

  • Globalisation, Economic Inclusion and African Workers: Making the Right Connections book cover

    Globalisation, Economic Inclusion and African Workers

    Making the Right Connections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Meagher, Laura Mann, Maxim Bolt

    This book addresses the question of whether greater inclusion in the global economy offers a solution to rising unemployment and poverty in contemporary Africa. The authors trace the connection between global demographic change and new mechanisms of economic inclusion via global value chains,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Contrasts and contests about philosophy book cover

    Contrasts and contests about philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mogobe B. Ramose

    The sheer variety of socio-political events and technological advancements which affect modern society, and the speed and intensity at which these events occur around the world, delivers change known as epistemic and social transformation. Within this context, the question of justice for all is a…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Resilience and Collapse in African Savannahs: Causes and consequences of environmental change in east Africa book cover

    Resilience and Collapse in African Savannahs

    Causes and consequences of environmental change in east Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Bollig, David M. Anderson

    This book assesses the causes and consequences of environmental change in East Africa, asking whether local African communities are sufficiently resilient to cope with the ecological and social challenges that confront them. It focuses on the savannahs of the Baringo-Bogoria basin, and the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Ethiopians in an Age of Migration: Scattered lives beyond borders book cover

    Ethiopians in an Age of Migration

    Scattered lives beyond borders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fassil Demissie

    The migration of Ethiopians across international borders is a recent phenomenon because of the limited integration of the country and society to the global economy. Since it was never colonized – aside from the Italian occupation of 1936-1941 – Ethiopia’s economy and society were not directly…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • The Financialisation of Power: How financiers rule Africa book cover

    The Financialisation of Power

    How financiers rule Africa, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Bracking

    The financial crash of 2008 led people all over the world to ask how far financiers are in control of our lives. To what extent does what they do with our money affect our everyday lives? This book asks whether the crisis, and subsequent use of public subsidies to help the international economy…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Deradicalisation and Terrorist Rehabilitation: A Framework for Policy-making and Implementation book cover

    Deradicalisation and Terrorist Rehabilitation

    A Framework for Policy-making and Implementation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rohan Gunaratna, Sabariah Hussin

    The threat of terrorism, if not adequately managed, is likely to increase exponentially. As terrorist groups’ influence and networks spread globally, a concerted effort in counterterrorism strategy is critical to mitigating the threat they present. Governments facing the threat of terrorism are…

    Paperback – 2018-10-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Politics of Disorder and Instability

  • Reconciling with the Past: Resources and Obstacles in a Global Perspective book cover

    Reconciling with the Past

    Resources and Obstacles in a Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annika Frieberg, C.K. Martin Chung

    Are countries truly reconciled after successful conflict resolution? Are only resource-rich regions capable of reconciliation, while supposedly resource-poor ones are condemned to recurring conflicts? This book examines the availability of various resources for political reconciliation, and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Global Africans: Race, Ethnicity and Shifting Identities book cover

    Global Africans

    Race, Ethnicity and Shifting Identities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Toyin Falola, Cacee Hoyer

    "Black," "African," "African descendant" and "of African heritage," are just some of the ways Africans and Africans in the diaspora (both old and new) describe themselves. This volume examines concepts of race, ethnicity, and identity as they are ascribed to people of colour around the world,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

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