Taylor & Francis India: African Studies

  • Africa: War and Conflict in the Twentieth Century book cover

    Africa: War and Conflict in the Twentieth Century

    1st Edition

    By Timothy Stapleton

    This book examines the causes, course and consequences of warfare in twentieth century Africa, a period which spanned colonial rebellions, both World Wars, and the decolonization process. Timothy Stapleton contextualizes the essential debates and controversies surrounding African conflict in the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • Contemporary African Social and Political Philosophy: Trends, Debates and Challenges book cover

    Contemporary African Social and Political Philosophy

    Trends, Debates and Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Albert Kasanda

    This book explores what constitutes contemporary African social and political philosophy with regard to its meaning, aims, sources, and relevance for today’s Africa. Kasanda denounces conventional approaches considering these either as a subcategory of general philosophy or as the ideological…

    Paperback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge

  • Religion as Empowerment: Global legal perspectives book cover

    Religion as Empowerment

    Global legal perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kyriaki Topidi, Lauren Fielder

    This volume shows how and why legal empowerment is important for those exercising their religious rights under various jurisdictions, in conditions of legal pluralism. At the same time, it also questions the thesis that as societies become more modern, they also become less religious. The authors…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Dialogue in Places of Learning: Youth Amplified in South Africa book cover

    Dialogue in Places of Learning

    Youth Amplified in South Africa, 1st Edition

    By Adam Cooper

    Showing how youth from one of the poorest and most violent neighborhoods in Cape Town, South Africa, learn differently in three educational contexts— in classrooms, in a community hip hop crew, on a youth radio show—this book illuminates how South African schools, like schools elsewhere, subtly…

    Paperback – 2018-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Remembering Independence book cover

    Remembering Independence

    1st Edition

    By Carola Lentz, David Lowe

    Remembering Independence explores the commemoration and remembrance of independence following the great wave of decolonisation after the Second World War. Drawing on case studies from Africa, Asia, and with reference to the Pacific, the authors find that remembering independence was, and still is,…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge
    Remembering the Modern World

  • Marketing Management in Africa book cover

    Marketing Management in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by George Tesar, Steven W. Anderson, Hassimi Traore, Jens Graff

    This book focuses on strategies for developing consumer markets in Africa using concepts and techniques from marketing, entrepreneurship, and project management. The authors argue that entrepreneurial activity in Africa is rapid, but limited, and requires a structured approach to drive success.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge

  • Food Security, Gender and Resilience: Improving Smallholder and Subsistence Farming book cover

    Food Security, Gender and Resilience

    Improving Smallholder and Subsistence Farming, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leigh Brownhill, Esther Njuguna, Kimberly L. Bothi, Bernard Pelletier, Lutta Muhammad, Gordon M. Hickey

    Through the integration of gender analysis into resilience thinking, this book shares field-based research insights from a collaborative, integrated project aimed at improving food security in subsistence and smallholder agricultural systems. The scope of the book is both local and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

  • The Sudan: Unity and Diversity in a Multicultural State book cover

    The Sudan

    Unity and Diversity in a Multicultural State, 1st Edition

    By John Obert Voll, Sarah Potts Voll

    Little known in the United States and Western Europe, the Sudan is nevertheless a country of major importance in international affairs. This analytic introduction to the modern Sudan, first published in 1985, provides a summary of the basic dynamics of the country’s political, social, cultural, and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sudan

  • Sudan: State, Capital and Transformation book cover

    Sudan

    State, Capital and Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Barnett, Abbas Abdelkarim

    By the mid-1980s, Sudan’s economy, society and political framework were on the point of disintegration. Civil war was exacerbating the effects of an already major famine. An unpopular government was resorting to ever more extreme measures in order to remain in power. The imposition of a…

    Paperback – 2018-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sudan

  • Kingdoms of the Sudan book cover

    Kingdoms of the Sudan

    1st Edition

    By R.S. O'Fahey, J.L. Spaulding

    This book, first published in 1974, is a study of the two states which dominated the northern and western regions of Sudan from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century: the Funj kingdom of Sinnār and the Keira sultanate of Dār Fūr. Until now the history of these two states has been neglected in…

    Paperback – 2018-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sudan

  • The Winning of the Sudan book cover

    The Winning of the Sudan

    1st Edition

    By Pierre Crabitès

    First published in 1934, The Winning of the Sudan details the British conquest of the country following the fall of Khartoum and the death of General Gordon. The campaign culminated in the Battle of Omdurman and the Anglo-Egyptian domination of Sudan that lasted until 1956.…

    Paperback – 2018-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sudan

  • Gordon: The Sudan and Slavery book cover

    Gordon

    The Sudan and Slavery, 1st Edition

    By Pierre Crabitès

    The critics of Charles George Gordon accused him of vacillation and of instability of character. His supporters refused to admit that he was inconstant; they took the position that it was the Gladstone Cabinet which manifested a spirit of indecision that was fraught with terrible consequences.…

    Paperback – 2018-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sudan

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