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  • Political Protest in Contemporary Kenya

    Change and Continuities, 1st Edition

    By Jacob Mwathi Mati

    This book analyzes the emergence, strategies and outcomes of the struggle to embed democratic governance and constitutional order in Kenya, showcasing both the power and the limits of citizen agency in the struggle to transform a postcolonial African state. Engaging data from primary…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19 
    Routledge
    African Governance

  • Infrastructure Development in Nigeria

    A Political and Economic History, 1st Edition

    By Michael Oziegbe Onolememen

    This book examines the politics and economics of infrastructure development in Nigeria from Independence in 1960 up to 2015, and the role of good governance in promoting the socioeconomic well-being of citizens. Arguing for the need for transformational leadership in infrastructure…

    Hardback – 2020-02-04 
    Routledge
    African Governance

  • Multiparty Democracy and Political Change

    Constraints to Democratization in Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Mukum Mbaku, Julius O. Ihonvbere

    First published in 1998, This book is written by seasoned scholars of African Studies and it intended to make a significant contribution to the debate on democracy and democratization in the continent. It contains a rich mixture of analytical ideas and views on the transition to accountable,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The National Liberation Struggle in South Africa

    A Case Study of the United Democratic Front, 1983-87, 1st Edition

    By Gregory F. Houston

    First published in 1999, this volume follows the interactions between the United Democratic Front (UDF) and the African National Congress (ANC) and Pan Africanist Congress (PAC), which had adopted more revolutionary strategies after their banning in 1960, over the period 1983-87. Only a few studies…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • State Fragility and Resilience in sub-Saharan Africa

    Indicators and Interventions, 1st Edition

    By John Idriss Lahai, Isaac Koomson

    This book focuses on the indicators of fragility and the resilience of state-led interventions to address them in sub-Saharan Africa. It analyses the ‘figure’ of fragile states as a unit of analysis and situates the study of fragility, governance and political adaptation within contemporary global…

    Hardback – 2020-01-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Broadening the Debate on EU–Africa Relations

    Towards Reciprocal Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frank Mattheis, John Kotsopoulos

    Broadening the Debate on EU–Africa Relations is designed to expand the scope of our understanding of the multi-layered relationship between the European Union and African political actors in order to shape both the academic and policy level discourse. The focus on chapters highlighting an…

    Hardback – 2020-01-24 
    Routledge

  • Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa

    1st Edition

    By Richard Tomlinson

    Originally published in 1990, Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa examines the democratic future of South Africa in the context of policy options and constraints. The book looks at the issue of South Africa’s future including access to land and housing, marked regional differences in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urbanization

  • Routledge Handbook of Queer African Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by S. N. Nyeck

    This handbook offers diverse perspectives on queer Africa, incorporating scholarly contributions on themes that reflect and inflect the trajectories of queer contributions to African studies within and outside academia. The Routledge Handbook of Queer African Studies incorporates a range of unique…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Geopolitics and the Indo-Pacific Region

    1st Edition

    By Ashok Kapur

    Exploring the geopolitics of the Indo-Pacific region, a major hub of global economic/commercial, military, diplomatic and cultural activities in the 21st century, this textbook provides students with an introduction to the existing debates, frameworks and issues surrounding the Indo-Pacific. The…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • National Healing, Integration and Reconciliation in Zimbabwe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ezra Chitando

    This book brings together scholars from diverse backgrounds to provide interdisciplinary perspectives on national healing, integration and reconciliation in Zimbabwe. Taking into account the complex nature of healing across moral, political, economic, cultural, psychological and spiritual…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • A New Narrative for Africa

    Voice and Agency, 1st Edition

    By Abiodun Alao

    This book addresses the perception of Africa in the global equation, tracing Africa’s transition from a "problem" to be solved into an agency. Mixing Afro-optimism with heavy doses of Afro-reality and Afro-responsibility, this book attempts an academic picture of Africa This book calls for a new…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Practices of Citizenship in East Africa

    Perspectives from Philosophical Pragmatism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katariina Holma, Tiina Kontinen

    Practices of Citizenship in East Africa uses insights from philosophical pragmatism to explore how to strengthen citizenship within developing countries. Using a bottom-up approach, the book investigates the various everyday practices in which citizenship habits are formed and reformulated. In…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

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