Taylor & Francis India: African Studies

  • Geographies of Health and Development book cover

    Geographies of Health and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Bezner Kerr, Isaac Luginaah

    The geographies of health and development is an emerging sub-discipline, tying in with many of the conceptual, theoretical and practical components of other disciplines working in health, health care, economics, and international development. Spatially and theoretically grounded in geography, this…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Geographies of Health Series

  • The Public Face of African New Religious Movements in Diaspora: Imagining the Religious ‘Other’ book cover

    The Public Face of African New Religious Movements in Diaspora

    Imagining the Religious ‘Other’, 1st Edition

    Edited by Afe Adogame

    The growing pace of international migration, technological revolution in media and travel generate circumstances that provide opportunities for the mobility of African new religious movements (ANRMs) within Africa and beyond. ANRMs are furthering their self-assertion and self-insertion into the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge Inform Series on Minority Religions and Spiritual Movements

  • Popular Culture in Africa: The Episteme of the Everyday book cover

    Popular Culture in Africa

    The Episteme of the Everyday, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephanie Newell, Onookome Okome

    This volume marks the 25th anniversary of Karin Barber’s ground-breaking article, "Popular Arts in Africa", which stimulated new debates about African popular culture and its defining categories. Focusing on performances, audiences, social contexts and texts, contributors ask how African…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • The Western in the Global South book cover

    The Western in the Global South

    1st Edition

    Edited by MaryEllen Higgins, Rita Keresztesi, Dayna Oscherwitz

    The Western in the Global South investigates the Western film genre's impact, migrations, and reconfigurations in the Global South. Contributors explore how cosmopolitan directors have engaged with, appropriated, and subverted the tropes and conventions of Hollywood and Italian Westerns, and how…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05

  • U.S. Security Cooperation with Africa: Political and Policy Challenges book cover

    U.S. Security Cooperation with Africa

    Political and Policy Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Robert J. Griffiths

    As Africa’s strategic importance has increased over the past decade and a half, United States security cooperation with the continent has expanded. The most visible dimension of this increased engagement was the establishment of the U.S. Military Command for Africa (AFRICOM). Some critics are…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • Consumption, Media and Culture in South Africa: Perspectives on Freedom and the Public book cover

    Consumption, Media and Culture in South Africa

    Perspectives on Freedom and the Public, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mehita Iqani, Bridget Kenny

    This book is the first of its kind to bring together a collection of critical scholarly work on consumer culture in South Africa, exploring the cultural, political, economic, and social aspects of consumption in post-Apartheid society. From sushi and Japanese diplomacy to Queen Sophie’s writhing…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12

  • South Africa's Emergent Middle Class book cover

    South Africa's Emergent Middle Class

    1st Edition

    Edited by Grace Khunou

    This book is drawn from diverse studies that grapple with Black Middle Class experiences in contemporary and historical South Africa. The chapters present research from diverse disciplines, and tackle issues related to being black and middle class, using both quantitative and qualitative approaches…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12

  • Africa’s Green Revolution: Critical Perspectives on New Agricultural Technologies and Systems book cover

    Africa’s Green Revolution

    Critical Perspectives on New Agricultural Technologies and Systems, 1st Edition

    Edited by William G. Moseley, Matthew A. Schnurr, Rachel Bezner-Kerr

    This volume examines the dominant neoliberal agenda for agricultural development and hunger alleviation in Africa. The text reviews the history of African agricultural and food security policy in the post-colonial period, across a range of geographical contexts, in order to contextualise the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12

  • African Political Thought of the Twentieth Century: A Re-engagement book cover

    African Political Thought of the Twentieth Century

    A Re-engagement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shiera S. el-Malik

    This book focuses on African political thought, as it emerged in the context of and contributed to fundamental changes in world order during the twentieth century, and as it continues to speak to the present global condition. The six chapters form a set of close readings of 20th century African…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12

  • India and South Africa book cover

    India and South Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Javed Majeed, Isabel Hofmeyr

    South Africa and India constitute two key nodes in the global south and have inspired new modes of non-Western transnational history. Themes include anti-imperial movements; Gandhian ideas; comparisons of race and caste; Afro-Asian ideals; Indian Ocean public spheres. This volume extends these…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12

  • Western Sahara: International Law, Justice and Natural Resources book cover

    Western Sahara

    International Law, Justice and Natural Resources, 1st Edition

    Edited by Damien Kingsbury

    As the Spanish were preparing to leave colonized Western Sahara in 1975, Morocco invaded, sparking a war with the Western Saharan Polisario Front. About 70% of Western Sahara was occupied by Morocco, which stations up to 140,000 soldiers in the territory, primarily along a 1700 kilometre long sand…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12

  • Criminal Resistance?: The Politics of Kidnapping Oil Workers book cover

    Criminal Resistance?

    The Politics of Kidnapping Oil Workers, 1st Edition

    By Temitope B. Oriola

    Crude oil extraction in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria generates 96% of all foreign earnings and 85% of state revenues, making it crucial to the survival of the Nigerian state. Several generations of state neglect, corruption and mismanagement have ensured that the Delta region is one of the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-08

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