Taylor & Francis India: African Studies

  • The New Politics of Regionalism: Perspectives from Africa, Latin America and Asia-Pacific book cover

    The New Politics of Regionalism

    Perspectives from Africa, Latin America and Asia-Pacific, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ulf Engel, Heidrun Zinecker, Frank Mattheis, Antje Dietze, Thomas Plötze

    This edited volume approaches regionalism as one potential pattern in a changing global order. Since the end of the Cold War, different forms of territorialization have emerged and we are confronted with an increasing number and variety of actors that are establishing regional projects. This volume…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Business in Africa book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Business in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sonny Nwankwo, Kevin Ibeh

    Although the world's poorest inhabited continent, Africa has recently shown signs of being a source of economic growth in the coming decades, with increased foreign investment - notably from China - and huge growth in GDP from a number of African states. In contrast to the heaving weight of books…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Reinventing Regional Security Institutions in Asia and Africa: Power shifts, ideas, and institutional change book cover

    Reinventing Regional Security Institutions in Asia and Africa

    Power shifts, ideas, and institutional change, 1st Edition

    By Kei Koga

    Regional security institutions play a significant role in shaping the behavior of existing and rising regional powers by nurturing security norms and rules, monitoring state activities, and sometimes imposing sanctions, thereby formulating the configuration of regional security dynamics. Yet, their…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Managing Nongovernmental Organizations: Culture, Power and Resistance book cover

    Managing Nongovernmental Organizations

    Culture, Power and Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Frederik Claeyé

    The idea that international development aid needs to be better managed and coordinated gained currency in the early 1990s. The increasing emphasis on management has resulted in the present vogue of ‘managing for development results’ as one of the central tenets in the discourse on international aid…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Management of Voluntary and Non-Profit Organizations

  • Sustainable Management Development in Africa: Building Capabilities to Serve African Organizations book cover

    Sustainable Management Development in Africa

    Building Capabilities to Serve African Organizations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hamid Kazeroony

    Sustainable Management Development in Africa examines how African management and business scholarship can serve African and multinational management and organizations operating in Africa. In a broader sense, this book, within an African context, explores how human capital and intellectual…

    Paperback – 2018-08-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

  • New Directions in Africa–China Studies book cover

    New Directions in Africa–China Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Alden, Daniel Large

    Interest in China and Africa is growing exponentially. Taking a step back from the
‘events-driven’ reactions characterizing much coverage, this timely book reflects more deeply on questions concerning how this subject has been, is being and can be
studied. It offers a comprehensive,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-02
    Routledge

  • Chinese State Owned Enterprises in West Africa: Triple-embedded globalization book cover

    Chinese State Owned Enterprises in West Africa

    Triple-embedded globalization, 1st Edition

    By Katy Ngan Ting Lam

    This book investigates the globalization process of Chinese state-owned enterprises (SOEs) in West Africa, primarily in Benin and Ghana, based on ethnographical studies. It challenges the dominant vision of "a powerful China in Africa", and argues that the so-called "Chinese business advantages" –…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31
    Routledge

  • Left Universalism, Africacentric Essays book cover

    Left Universalism, Africacentric Essays

    1st Edition

    By Ato Sekyi-Otu

     Left Universalism, Africacentric Essays presents a defense of universalism as the foundation of moral and political arguments and commitments. Consisting of five intertwined essays, the book claims that centering such arguments and commitments on a particular place, in this instance the…

    Paperback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge

  • Islam in West Africa: Religion, Society and Politics to 1800 book cover

    Islam in West Africa

    Religion, Society and Politics to 1800, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nehemia Levtzion

    First published in 1994, this volume brings together essays from the celebrated scholar of African history, Nehemia Levtzion. The articles cover a wide range of themes including Islamization, Islam in politics, Islamic revolutions and the work of the historian in studying this field. This…

    Paperback – 2018-07-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • Studies in West African Islamic History: The Cultivators of Islam book cover

    Studies in West African Islamic History

    The Cultivators of Islam, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Ralph Willis

    First published in 1979, this first of three volumes examines the many means and figures through which Islam was cultivated in West Africa over a prolonged period. It combines the work from eminent scholars in the field, most of which have travelled widely in the historic region of Western Sudan.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • The World and a Very Small Place in Africa: A History of Globalization in Niumi, the Gambia book cover

    The World and a Very Small Place in Africa

    A History of Globalization in Niumi, the Gambia, 4th Edition

    By Donald R. Wright

    The World and a Very Small Place in Africa is a fascinating look at how contacts with the wider world have affected how people have lived in Niumi, a small and little-known region at the mouth of West Africa’s Gambia River, for over a thousand years. Drawing on archives, oral traditions and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • A History of Italian Colonialism, 1860–1907: Europe’s Last Empire book cover

    A History of Italian Colonialism, 1860–1907

    Europe’s Last Empire, 1st Edition

    By Giuseppe Finaldi

    This book provides a narrative history of Italian colonialism from Italian unification in the 1860s to the first decade of the twentieth century; that is, it details Italy’s imperialism in the years of the Scramble for Africa. It deals with the factors that drove Italy to search for territory in…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Empires in Perspective

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