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- Lexington Books 2013; US$ 79.99
Considering the intensifying wave of migration across the globe, Engaging the Diaspora: Migration and African Families is a timely endeavor. It engages the scholar and facilitates critical re-assessment of African immigrants, as well as their transnational challenges. This book will be of interest to any audience interested in understanding... more...
Literary and Sociopolitical Writings of the Black Diaspora in the Nineteenth and Twentieth CenturiesLexington Books 2010; US$ 36.99
Literary and Sociopolitical Writings of the Black Diaspora in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries examines the literary movements of the black Diaspora, dating from the nineteenth to the twentieth century, in relation to the sociopolitical movements. The book focuses on the philosophies of education embedded within the literary and sociopolitical... more...
- Lexington Books 2012; US$ 44.99
This book looks at the African diasporas as a process characterized by identity transformations, lived experiences, and realities; including the capturing of the historical trends that are acted out in multiple social domains. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
First-century Alexandria vied with Rome to be the greatest city of the Roman empire. More than half a million people lived in its cosmopolitan four square miles. It was a major centre for international trade and shipping. Little remains of Alexandria's golden age. Few papyrus records of the city survive. Archaeologists' attempts to reveal its past... more...
- OSSREA 2014; US$ 29.95
Most of the papers in this book were presented during the 9th International South Sudan and Sudan Studies Conference of the Sudan Studies Association USA and the Sudan Studies Society UK. 150 scholars from numerous academic disciplines, experts in conflict transformation and development, staff of non-governmental organisations (NGOs), former and current... more...
- Garnet Publishing (UK) Ltd 2012; US$ 21.86
"Once Upon a Time in Jerusalem" tells the saga of a Palestinian family living in Jerusalem during the British mandate, and its fate in the diaspora following the establishment of the state of Israel in 1948. The story is told by two voices: a mother, who was a child in Jerusalem in the 1930s, and her daughter, who comments on her mother's narrative.... more...
- Garnet Publishing (UK) Ltd 2013; US$ 43.75
In July 2011, Sudan officially 'became plural', as the country split in two; the unofficial north - south divide between the Arabdominated north and the more ethnically African south was formalised, after the people of Southern Sudan voted overwhelmingly to separate from the rest of the country. Becoming Plural is a beautifully illustrated travelogue... more...
- WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2014; US$ 16.41
Der Konflikt der beiden antiken Großmächte Rom und Karthago endete mit der vollständigen Vernichtung der einen und dem Aufstieg der anderen zur Weltmacht. Klaus Zimmermann beleuchtet zunächst die politischen Beziehungen beider Staaten von ihren ersten Kontakten bis zum Ende der nordafrikanischen Metropole. Inhalt und Auswirkungen der römisch-karthagischen... more...
- Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 30.64
Die Kampftänze der afrikanischen Diaspora wurden während der Sklavenzeit als Weiterführung afrikanischer Rituale entwickelt und erhielten eine neue Funktion als getarnter Widerstand, Überlebenstraining und Guerillataktik gegen die Kolonialregierungen. Bis ins 20. Jahrhundert hinein war ihre Ausübung offiziell verboten - eine krasse Beschränkung der... more...