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26. Cover image for 'West African Early Towns'
Archaeology of Households in Urban Landscapes
Volume: 95
Augustin F. C. Holl
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Ebook Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "West African Early Towns"
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A Study of Yoruba Women in the Marketplace and in the Home
Volume: 53
Niara Sudarkasa
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Ebook Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Where Women Work"
28. Cover image for 'Of Vagabonds and Fellow Travelers'
African Diaspora Literary Culture and the Cultural Cold War
Cedric R. Tolliver
Yields new insights by connecting Cold War counter-hegemonic writings in English and French by intellectuals of the African diaspora
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Ebook 2019 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Of Vagabonds and Fellow Travelers"
Audio Download 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "Of Vagabonds and Fellow Travelers"
28. Cover image for 'Of Vagabonds and Fellow Travelers'
African Diaspora Literary Culture and the Cultural Cold War
Cedric R. Tolliver
Yields new insights by connecting Cold War counter-hegemonic writings in English and French by intellectuals of the African diaspora
 
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2019 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Of Vagabonds and Fellow Travelers"
Audio Download 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "Of Vagabonds and Fellow Travelers"
29. Cover image for 'Gender, Separatist Politics, and Embodied Nationalism in Cameroon'
Jacqueline-Bethel Tchouta Mougoué
Fresh insights into gendered politics in Cameroon
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Ebook 2019 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Gender, Separatist Politics, and Embodied Nationalism in Cameroon"
30. Cover image for 'The Postcolonial Animal'
African Literature and Posthuman Ethics
Evan Maina Mwangi
Argues for an innovative and overdue posthuman reading of African postcolonial literature
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2019 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Postcolonial Animal"
31. Cover image for 'Developing States, Shaping Citizenship'
Service Delivery and Political Participation in Zambia
Erin Accampo Hern
In fledgling democracies marked by patronage, ethnic politics, and elite capture, what motivates citizens to participate in politics?
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2019 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Developing States, Shaping Citizenship"
32. Cover image for 'Rhythms of the Afro-Atlantic World'
Rituals and Remembrances
Edited by Mamadou Diouf and Ifeoma Kiddoe Nwankwo

Collected essays exploring the origins and evolution of music and dance in Afro-Atlantic culture

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Web 2010 Open Access Available Read Online
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Selected Writings
Frieda Ekotto, editor
The first English translations of key essays, stories, and poems by Nimrod, a major figure in contemporary African letters
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Nimrod"
34. Cover image for 'Black Cultural Life in South Africa'
Reception, Apartheid, and Ethics
Lily Saint
Explores the shaping of black ethical consciousness by popular culture in apartheid-era South Africa
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Black Cultural Life in South Africa"
35. Cover image for 'Archiving Sovereignty'
Law, History, Violence
Stewart Motha
How courts repeat historical fictions that maintain sources of colonial power
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Archiving Sovereignty"
36. Cover image for 'The Rise of the African Novel'
Politics of Language, Identity, and Ownership
Mukoma Wa Ngugi
Engaging questions of language, identity, and reception to restore South African and diaspora writing to the African literary tradition
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Rise of the African Novel"
37. Cover image for 'Finding Voice'
A Visual Arts Approach to Engaging Social Change
Kim Shelley Berman
A model for cultural activism and pedagogy through art and community engagement
 
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Web 2018 Open Access Available Read Online
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In and Out of Africa
Judith G. Miller, Editor, Chantal Bilodeau, Translator
The first English translations of the surreal and violent work of one of Francophone Africa’s most accomplished living playwrights
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Seven Plays of Koffi Kwahulé"
39. Cover image for 'Unsettled History'
Making South African Public Pasts
Leslie Witz, Gary Minkley, and Ciraj Rassool
An engrossing look at how history has been produced, contested, and unsettled in South Africa from Mandela’s release to 2010
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Unsettled History"
40. Cover image for 'African Print Cultures'
Newspapers and Their Publics in the Twentieth Century
Edited by Derek R. Peterson, Emma Hunter, and Stephanie Newell
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2016 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "African Print Cultures"
41. Cover image for 'Counting the Tiger's Teeth'
An African Teenager's Story
Toyin Falola
A preeminent historian’s memoir of the first peasant rebellion in postcolonial Nigeria
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Counting the Tiger's Teeth"
42. Cover image for 'German Colonialism Revisited'
African, Asian, and Oceanic Experiences
Nina Berman, Klaus Mühlhahn, and Patrice Nganang, editors
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "German Colonialism Revisited"
43. Cover image for 'The Impossible Machine'
A Genealogy of South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Adam Sitze
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Impossible Machine"
44. Cover image for 'The Magellan Fallacy'
Globalization and the Emergence of Asian and African Literature in Spanish
Adam Lifshey
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Magellan Fallacy"
Audio Download 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "The Magellan Fallacy"
44. Cover image for 'The Magellan Fallacy'
Globalization and the Emergence of Asian and African Literature in Spanish
Adam Lifshey
Now available in paperback—the award-winning first study of Spanish-language literature of Southeast Asia and West Africa

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Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Magellan Fallacy"
Audio Download 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "The Magellan Fallacy"
45. Cover image for 'Researching Black Communities'
A Methodological Guide
James S. Jackson, Cleopatra Howard Caldwell, Sherrill L. Sellers, editors
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Researching Black Communities"
46. Cover image for 'A Mouth Sweeter Than Salt'
An African Memoir
Toyin Falola
The long-awaited memoir from the most prolific historian of Africa
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "A Mouth Sweeter Than Salt"
47. Cover image for 'Cattle Bring Us to Our Enemies'
Turkana Ecology, Politics, and Raiding in a Disequilibrium System
J. Terrence McCabe
An in-depth look at the ecology, history, and politics of land use among the Turkana pastoral people in Northern Kenya
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Cattle Bring Us to Our Enemies"
48. Cover image for 'After Independence'
Making and Protecting the Nation in Postcolonial and Postcommunist States
Lowell W. Barrington, Ed.
What happens to nationalism after independence is achieved?
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "After Independence"
49. Cover image for 'The Next Twenty-five Years'
Affirmative Action in Higher Education in the United States and South Africa
David L. Featherman, Martin Hall, and Marvin Krislov, editors
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Next Twenty-five Years"
50. Cover image for 'Growing Apart'
Oil, Politics, and Economic Change in Indonesia and Nigeria
Peter M. Lewis
The story of how oil—and oil money—transformed political life in two major producer-nations
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Growing Apart"
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Our Ebooks are currently offered under a single-user license, which means that your Ebook can be accessed by using one Adobe ID. Any computer authorized to this Adobe ID will be able to open the file. Learn more at the Adobe ID and Membership FAQ page.

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