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  • The Human Factor in Changing Africaby Melville J. Herskovits

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 305.00

    Focussing on the problems of change and resistance to change that mark the African sub-continent, this book examines Africa's place in the world from earliest times. It considers the nature of its peoples in their prehistoric development, the ways in which their cultures were oriented, and the ways in which these cultures guided their reactions to... more...

  • Holding the Lineby Jr. George White

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2005; US$ 32.99

    The Eisenhower administration's confrontation with Africa demonstrates the significance of race in the creation and execution of American foreign policy. In this new work, historian George White, Jr., explores the ways in which Eisenhower diplomacy, influenced by America's racialized fantasies, fears, and desires, turned the Cold War into a global... more...

  • Ethiopian Revolutionby Selassie

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 300.00

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Africa in Contemporary Perspectiveby Takyiwaa Manuh; Esi Sutherland-Addy

    Sub-Saharan Publishers 2014; US$ 49.95

    An important feature of Ghanaian tertiary education is the foundational African Studies Programme which was initiated in the early 1960s. Unfortunately hardly any readers exist which bring together a body of knowledge on the themes, issues and debates which inform and animate research and teaching in African Studies particularly on the African continent.... more...

  • On Route in South Africaby BPJ Erasmus

    Jonathan Ball Publishers 2014; US$ 30.63

    From Pofadder, eMkhuze and Haenertsburg to Cookhouse, Klipplaat, Maokeng and Taung … South Africa?s amazing diversity is an invitation to take to the road. This revised and updated edition of On Route in South Africa has a new, contemporary look, but contains all the features that have made it such a classic. Previous editions won a special place... more...

  • United Nations Peacekeeping in Africa Since 1960by Norrie MacQueen

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 73.95

    United Nations Peacekeeping in Africa provides an exploration of United Nations military intervention in Africa, from its beginnings in the Congo in 1960 to the new operations of the twenty-first century. The scene is set by an examination of the theoretical bases both of United Nations peacekeeping and of Africa?s post-independence politics and... more...

  • "Make it a People's Integration!?by Mariel Reiss

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 21.04

    This contribution analyzes the role of organized civil society actors from Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda within the regionalization processes of the East African Community (EAC). Three research questions are developed in order to inquire the impact of civil society actors on the regional level in eastern Africa. Mainly building on assumptions from the... more...

  • Koloniale Begegnungenby Ulrike Lindner

    Campus Verlag 2011; US$ 53.16

    Inhaltsverzeichnis Inhalt I.Einleitung8 Zwischen Konkurrenz und Kooperation: Deutsche und britische Kolonialherrschaft in Afrika8 Verflechtungsgeschichte und Vergleich20 Begriffe29 II.Deutschland und Großbritannien als koloniale Nachbarn in Afrika: Wahrnehmungen und Interaktionen32 1.Gegenseitige Wahrnehmung als Kolonisierende in Afrika34 1.1.Der... more...

  • Mobilisierung der Diasporaby Katrin Radtke

    Campus Verlag 2009; US$ 29.76

    Welche Rolle spielen Flüchtlingsgemeinschaften bei der Finanzierung von Bürgerkriegen? Am Beispiel der Bürgerkriege in Eritrea und Sri Lanka untersucht Katrin Radtke das transnationale Beziehungsgeflecht zwischen den bewaffneten Gruppen und den Flüchtlingen in der Diaspora. Auf der Grundlage mehrmonatiger Feldforschungsaufenthalte in beiden Konfliktländern... more...

  • Lebendige Überlieferungby Dirk Bustorf

    Harrassowitz Verlag 2011; US$ 82.94

    Die Silt?e sind eine muslimische ethnische Gruppe im südlichen Zentral-Äthiopien, deren Ethnologie und Geschichte erstmals in einer umfassenden Studie vorgestellt werden. Dirk Bustorf gibt in seiner Monographie Lebendige Überlieferung eine Einführung in die ethnographischen und landeskundlichen Grundlagen des Untersuchungsgebiets und vermittelt einen... more...