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- Faber & Faber 2010; US$ 14.57
On 12 May 1883, the German flag was raised on the coast of South-West Africa, modern Namibia - the beginnings of Germany's African Empire. As colonial forces moved in , their ruthless punitive raids became an open war of extermination. Thousands of the indigenous people were killed or driven out into the desert to die. By 1905, the survivors were... more...
- World Bank Publications 2011; US$ 24.99
The diaspora of developing countries can be a potent force for development, through remittances, but more importantly, through promotion of trade, investment, knowledge and technology transfers. The book aims to consolidate research and evidence on these issues with a view to formulating policies in both sending and receiving countries. 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...
- SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 38.00
Settled Strangers aims at understanding the social, economic and political evolution of the transnational migrant community of Gujarati traders and merchants in East Africa. The history of South Asians in East Africa is neither part of the mainstream national Indian history nor that of East African history writing. This is surprising because South... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95
At the end of 1984, Sudan shot into the headlines as a result of famines, floods, locusts, political instability and civil war. In describing the collapse of Sudan's state and economy, Sudan After Nimeiri emphasises the extent of the country's current predicament and explains the difficulty of potential solutions. Amongst the issues discussed are... more...
- Lexington Books 2013; US$ 39.99
This book facilitates a critical reassessment of African immigrants, as well as their transnational challenges. It promotes knowledge about Africans in the Diaspora and the African continent through current and relevant case studies. more...
- Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 26.49
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...
- OSSREA 2013; US$ 32.00
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...
- zu Klampen 2006; US$ 7.56
Ruanda, Liberia, Sudan, Kongo... Die Hiobsbotschaften aus den Krisengebieten Afrikas überschlagen sich seit etwa zehn Jahren. Zwar sind die Täter und Opfer für gewöhnlich schnell ausgemacht. Zahl und Ziele sogenannter Befreiungsbewegungen aber sind kaum mehr identifizierbar, die Ursachen der kriegerischen Auseinandersetzungen bleiben meist dunkel. ... more...