Taylor & Francis India: African Studies

  • 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

  • Environment and Identity Politics in Colonial Africa: Fulani Migrations and Land Conflict book cover

    Environment and Identity Politics in Colonial Africa

    Fulani Migrations and Land Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Emmanuel Mbah

    Economic, political, and ethnic favoritism are common themes in the historiography of colonial Africa. Land ownership and control, and the abilities of the respective landscapes to sustain Africa’s growing population amidst the throes of climate change, have created recurrent identity crises…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • The New African Diaspora in the United States book cover

    The New African Diaspora in the United States

    1st Edition

    Edited by Toyin Falola, Adebayo Oyebade

    Fast growing in population, African immigrants in the United States have become a significant force, to the point that the idea of a new African diaspora is now a reality. This thriving community has opened new arenas of scholarly discourse on Black Atlantic history beyond the trans-Atlantic slave…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Discourses of the Developing World: Researching properties, problems and potentials book cover

    Discourses of the Developing World

    Researching properties, problems and potentials, 1st Edition

    By Shi-xu, Kwesi Kwaa Prah, María Laura Pardo

    Against the backdrop of overwhelming discourse scholarship emanating from the Western cosmopolitan centres, this volume offers a development-centred approach to unfamiliar, marginalized or otherwise disadvantaged discourses of the Third World or the Global South. Written by leading researchers…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Issues in Swahili Ethnography book cover

    Contemporary Issues in Swahili Ethnography

    1st Edition

    Edited by Iain Walker

    The term ‘Swahili’ describes the Muslim peoples of the East African coast, speakers of Kiswahili or closely related languages, who have historically filled roles as middlemen and merchants, the cosmopolitan products of a trading economy between Africa and the Indian Ocean world. This collection…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Feminist Advocacy, Family Law and Violence against Women: International Perspectives book cover

    Feminist Advocacy, Family Law and Violence against Women

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mahnaz Akhami, Yakın Ertürk, Ann Elizabeth Mayer

    Around the world, discriminatory legislation prevents women from accessing their human rights. It can affect almost every aspect of a woman's life, including the right to choose a partner, inherit property, hold a job, and obtain child custody. Often referred to as family law, these laws have…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • South Africa's Struggle to Remember: Contested Memories of Squatter Resistance in the Western Cape book cover

    South Africa's Struggle to Remember

    Contested Memories of Squatter Resistance in the Western Cape, 1st Edition

    By Kim Wale

    Transitional justice studies typically focuses on how nations remember, face and deal with histories of past violence. This book, however, shifts the frame from national discourses of transitional justice onto local memory actors who attempt to engage with these broader systems of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Europa Perspectives in Transitional Justice

  • Africans Are Not Black: The case for conceptual liberation book cover

    Africans Are Not Black

    The case for conceptual liberation, 1st Edition

    By Kwesi Tsri

    Africans are not literally black, yet they are called black. Why? This book explores the genesis and evolution of the description of Africans as black, the consequences of this practice, and how it contributes to the denigration (blackening) and dehumanisation of Africans. It uses this analysis to…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • Minority Politics in the Middle East and North Africa: The Prospects for Transformative Change book cover

    Minority Politics in the Middle East and North Africa

    The Prospects for Transformative Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Will Kymlicka, Eva Pföstl

    Projects of democratic reform in the Middle East and North Africa have said little about the place of minorities and minority rights in their vision of reform, implying that these issues are best deferred to some indefinite future. While many people describe the Arab Spring as a ‘battle for…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Ethnic and Racial Studies

  • Gender, Peace and Security in Africa book cover

    Gender, Peace and Security in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cheryl Hendricks, Romi Sigsworth

    There is often a moment in time that acts as a rallying point around a particular issue. 2015 was one of those moments for women, peace and security as numerous landmark anniversaries were celebrated in the field. Africa has, in many ways, been the global laboratory for the gender, peace and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

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