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- University of Minnesota Press 2010; US$ 75.00
Lusophone Africa: Beyond Independence is a study of the contemporary cultural production of Portuguese-speaking Africa and its critical engagement with globalization in the aftermath of colonialism, especially since the advent of multiparty politics and market-oriented economies. Exploring the evolving relationship of Lusophone Africa with Portugal,... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2010; US$ 10.44
Hauptbeschreibung Bereits 1845 reiste der Englšnder James Richardson nach Nordafrika, da er den dort betriebenen Sklavenhandel erforschen und durch einen Handel mit europšischen und einheimischen Waren ersetzen wollte. Nach seiner RŁckkehr beschloss er, erneut den afrikanischen Kontinent zu besuchen, um mŲgliche Handelsbeziehungen auszubauen und... more...
- International Development Research Centre 2011; US$ 20.00
This book describes and analyzes protracted conflicts in the Great Lakes Region of Africa. In doing so, it emphasizes obstacles to peace rather than root causes of conflict. Case studies are presented from Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Northern Kenya, Northern Uganda, Southern Sudan, and Zanzibar. Amongst other conclusions, the book... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 2008; US$ 75.00
In this first book to study Portuguese texts about Africa, Moorings brings an important but little-known body of European writings to bear on contemporary colonial thought. Images of Africa as monstrous, dangerous, and lush were created in early Portuguese imperial writings and dominated its representation in European literature. Moorings establishes... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 195.00
The book examines, among other issues, the emergence of civil war as a result of political struggles. The construction of Africa as the 'other' has meant that factors commonly used to explain war elsewhere have been neglected in SubSaharan Africa. The political power struggle which evolved around the state is at the forefront of the analysis of civil... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 255.00
Rene Caillie was the first European who penetrated to Timbuctoo and returned to communicate the information he had collected: this account was first published in 1830, and records observations of a journey of 4500 miles. more...
- I.B.Tauris 2013; US$ 30.00
The Manga is one of Africa?s most remote and wild regions: a hostile and unforgiving landscape inhabited by nomads like the hardy Tubu. Situated in south-eastern Niger, and in the shadow of the Old Salt Road, it has been mislaid by the modern world; no Caucasian had been seen there in living memory. The Nomad's Path is an account of a journey across... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 165.00
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