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  1. Abadi, Jacob. 2013. Tunisia since the Arab Conquest: The Saga of a Westernized Muslim State. Reading, UK: Ithaca Press. 586pp.
  2. Adekeye, Adebja, ed. 2014. Africa’s Peacemakers: Nobel Laureates of African Descent. London and New York: Zed Books. 330pp.
  3. Adebanwi, Wale. 2014. Yoruba Elites and Ethnic Politics in NIgeria: Obafemi Awolowo and Corporate Agency. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 295 pp.
  4. Adegbindin, Omotade. 2014. Ifa in Yoruba: Thought Systems. Durham: Carolina Academic Press. 242pp.
  5. Adeduntan, Ayo.  2014. What the Forest Told Me: Yoruba Hunter, Culture and Narrative Performance. Pretoria: Unisa, University of South Africa Press.  138 pp.
  6. Aderinto, Saheed. 2015. When Sex Threatened the State: Illicit Sexuality, Nationalism, and Politics in Colonial Nigeria, 1900-1958. University of Illinois Press: Urbana, Chicago and Springfield. 241 pp.
  7. Adogame, Afe (ed). 2014. The Public Face of African New Religious Movements in Diaspora: Imagining the Religious ‘Other’. Ashgate Publishing Limited: Surrey. 289 pp.
  8. Alexander, Peter et al. 2013. Class in Soweto. Scottsville, KZN: University of KwaZulu-Natal Press. 306pp.
  9. Alkebuan, Paul. 2014. The African American Press in World War II: Toward Victory at Home and Abroad. London: Lexington Books. 165pp.
  10. Allen, Tony and Michael E. Veal. 2013. Tony Allen: An Autobiography of the Master Drummer of Afrobeat. Durham and London: Duke University Press. 199pp.
  11. Anderson, Carol. 2015. Bourgois Radicals: The NAACP and the Struggle for Colonial Liberation, 1941-1960. Cambridge University Press: New York. 372 pp.
  12. Armistead, Jack M.  2014. Otherworldly John Dryden: Occult Rhetoric in His Poems and Plays. Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Limited. 187pp.
  13. Ascher, William and Natalia Mirovitskaya, eds. 2013. The Economic Roots of Conflict and Cooperation in Africa. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 276pp.
  14. Ault, James. African Christianity Rising: Christianity’s Explosive Growth in Africa. Northampton: James Ault Productions. (DVD)
  15. Ayoade, John A. and Adeoye A. Akinsanya. 2013. Nigeria’s Critical Election: 2011. Lanham: Lexington Books. 348 pp.
  16. Badat, Saleem. 2013. The Forgotten People: Political Banishment under Apartheid. Leiden: Brill. 364 pp.
  17. Bangura, Abdul Karim (ed). 2015. Assessing Barack Obama’s African Policy: Suggestions for Him and African Leaders. University Press of America: Lanham. 362 pp.
  18. Bassil, Noah R. 2013. The Post-Colonial State and Civil War in Sudan: The Origins of the Conflict in Darfur.London: I.B. Tauris. 263 pp.
  19. Behrends, Andrea, Sung-Joon Park, and Richard Rottenburg, eds. 2014. Travelling Models in African Conflict Management: Translating Technologies of Social Ordering. Leiden and Boston: Brill. 247pp.
  20. Black, Jeremy. 2014. Politics and Foreign Policy in the Age of George I, 1714-1727. Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Limited. 279pp.
  21. Blanes, Ruy Llera. 2014. A Prophetic Trajectory: Ideologies of Place, Time and Belonging in an Angolan Religious Movement. New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books. 234pp.
  22. Bidima, Jean Godefroy. 2014. Law and the Public Sphere in Africa: La Palabre and Other Writings. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press. 197pp.
  23. Bollig, Michael, Michael Schnegg, and Hans-Peter Wotzka. 2013. Pastoralism in Africa: Past, Present and Future. New York: Berghahn Books. 525pp.
  24. Bouju, Jacky and Mirjam de Bruijn, eds. 2014. Ordinary Violence and Social Change in Africa. Leiden/Boston: Brill Publishers. 180 pp.
  25. Büscher, Bram. 2013. Transforming the Frontier: Peace Parks and the Politics of Neoliberal Conservation in Southern Africa. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. 290 pp.
  26. Camara, Mohamed Saliou, Thomas O’Toole and Janice E. Baker, eds. 2014. Historical Dictionary of Guinea. Fifth Edition. Lanham: The Scarecrow Press, Inc. 390pp.
  27. Campbell, Bonnie K, ed. 2013. Modes of Governance and Revenue Flows in African Mining. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 253pp.
  28. Campbell, John. 2013. Nigeria: Dancing on the Brink. Updated edition. Lanham, MD: Rowan and Littlefield. 210 pp.
  29. Carney, J.J. 2014. Rwanda Before the Genocide: Catholic Politics and Ethnic Discourse in the Late Colonial Era. New York: Oxford University Press. 343pp.
  30. Chandarlapaty, Raj. 2015. Re-creating Paul Bowles, the Other, and the Imagination: Music Film and Photography. Lanham and London: Lexington Books. 191 pp.
  31. Cheney-Coker, Syl. 2014. Sacred River. Athens: Ohio University Press. 430pp.
  32. Chimakonam, Jonathan O. (ed). 2015. Atuolu Omalu: Some Unanswered Questions in Contemporary African Philosophy. University Press of America: Lanham. 315 pp.
  33. Clements, Benedict, David Coady, Stefania Fabrizio, Sanjeev Gupta, Trevor Alleyne, and Carlo Sdralevich, eds. 2013 Energy Subsidy Reform: Lessons and Implications. International Monetary Fund.
  34. Clough, Paul. 2014. Morality and Economic Growth in Rural West Africa: Indigenous Accumulation in Hausaland. New York: Berghahn Books. 442pp.
  35. Cooper, Andrew F., John J. Kirton, Franklyn Lisk, Hany Besada. 2013. Africa’s Health Challenges: Sovereignty, Mobility of People and Healthcare Governance. Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Limited. 257pp.
  36. Corkin, Lucy. 2013. Uncovering African Agency: Angola’s Management of Credit Lines. Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Limited. 244pp.
  37. Coullie, Judith Lutge and Andries Visagie, eds. 2014.  Antjie Krog: An Ethics of Body and Otherness. South Africa: University of KwaZulu-Natal Press.  341 pp.
  38. Derman, Bill, Anne Hellum, and Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, eds. 2013. Worlds of Human Rights: The Ambiguities of Rights Claiming in Africa. Leiden and Boston: Brill. 338 pp.
  39. Dibua, Jeremiah I. 2013. Development and Diffusionism: Looking Beyond Neopatrimonialism in Nigeria, 1962-1985. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 255 pp.
  40. Diouf, Mamadou ed. 2013. Tolerance, Democracy, and Sufis in Senegal. New York: Columbia University Press. 282 pp.
  41. Dipio, Dominica. 2014. Gender Terrains in African Cinema. Pretoria: University of South Africa Press. 227 pp.
  42. Dumett, Raymond E. 2013. Imperialism, Economic Development and Social Change in West Africa. Durham: Carolina Academic Press. 538pp.
  43. Egya, Sule E. 2014. Nation, Power and Dissidence in Third Generation Nigerian Poetry in English. Pretoria: Unisa, University of South Africa Press. 177 pp.
  44. Embacher, Helga, Grazia Prontera, Albert Lichtblau, Johannes-Dieter Steinert, Wolgang Aschauer, Darek Galansinki, and John Buckley, eds. 2013. Children and War: Past and Present. West Midlands, England: Helion & Company Ltd. 297 pp.
  45. Emenyonu, Ernest N, ed. 2013. Writing Africa in the Short Story: African Literature Today 31. Suffolk: James Currey. 179pp.
  46. Evans, Martha. 2014.  Broadcasting the End of Apartheid: Live Television and the Birth of a New South Africa. London:  I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.  319 pp.
  47. Everill, Bronwen.2013. Abolition and Empire in Sierra Leone and Liberia. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 232 pp.
  48. Falola, Toyin, ed. 2013. Èsù: Yoruba God, Power, and the Imaginative Frontiers. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press. 392 pp.
  49. Falola, Toyin and Nana Akua Amponsah, eds. 2013. Women, Gender, and Sexualities in Africa. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press. 356 pp.
  50. Farred, Grant, Kasereka Kavwahirehi and Leonard Praeg (eds). 2014. Violence in/and the Great Lakes: The Thought of V-Y Mudimbe and Beyond. Pietermaritzburg: University of Kwa-Zulu Natal Press. 228 pp.
  51. Ferreira, Roquinaldo. 2012. Cross-Cultural Exchange in the Atlantic World: Angola and Brazil during the Era of the Slave Trade. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 262 pp.
  52. Fields-Black, Edda L. 2015. Deep Roots: Rice Farmers in West Africa and the African Diaspora.Indiana University Press: Bloomington. 277 pp.
  53. Ganahl, Joseph Patrick. 2013.  Corruption, Good Governance, and the African State: A Critical Analysis of the Political-Economic Foundations of Corruption in Sub-Saharan Africa. Postdam: Potsdam University Press. 300 pp.
  54. George, Abosede A. 2014. Making Modern Girls: A History of Girlhood, Labor, and Social Development in Colonial Lagos. Athens: Ohio University Press. 301 pp.
  55. Gertel, Jörg, Richard Rottenburg and Sandra Calkins, eds. 2014. Disrupting Territories: Land, Commodification & Conflict in Sudan. Suffolk: James Currey. 255pp.
  56. Gibbs, Timothy. 2014. Mandela’s Kinsmen: Nationalist Elites & Apartheid’s First Bantustan. Suffolk: James Currey. 208pp.
  57. Good, Kenneth. 2014. Trust in the Capacities of the People, Distrust in Elites. Maryland: Lexington Books. 269 pp.
  58. Gould, Michael. 2013. The Biafran War: The Struggle for Modern Nigeria. London: I.B. Tauris. 258 pp.
  59. Grabska, Katarzyna. 2014. Gender, Home and Identity: Nuer Repatriation to Southern Sudan. Suffolk and New York: James Currey. 223 pp.
  60. Grabski, Joanna and Carol Magee. 2013. African Art, Interviews and Narratives: Bodies of Knowledge at Work. Bloomington and Indiana: Indiana University Press. 198pp.
  61. Griffiths, Claire H. 2013. Contesting Historical Divides in Francophone Africa. Chester: University of Chester. 285pp.
  62. Grootaers, Jan-Lodewijk and Alexander Bortolot, eds. 2014. Visions from the Forests: the art of Liberia and Sierra Leone. Seattle: The University of Washington Press. 239 pp.
  63. Grosz-Ngate, Maria, John H. Manson, and Patrick O’Meara. 2014. Africa. 4th Edition. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 362 pp.
  64. Grünkemeir, Ellen. 2013. Breaking the Silence: South African Representations of HIV/AIDS. Suffolk: James Currey. 243pp.
  65. Guichard, Martine, Tilo Grätz, and Youssouf Diallo, eds. 2014. Friendship, Descent, and Alliance in Africa: Anthropological Perspectives. New York: Berghahn Books. 211pp.
  66. Gunnar M. Sørbø and Abdel Ghaffar M. Ahmed (eds). 2013. Sudan Divided: Continuing Conflict in a Contested State. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 254pp.
  67. Habib, Adam. 2013. South Africa’s Suspended Revolution: Hopes and Prospects. Athens: Ohio University Press. 305pp.
  68. Hale, Thomas A. and Aissata G. Sikikou, eds. 2014. Women’s Songs from West Africa. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 341 pp.
  69. Hamilton, Richard. 2013. The Last Storytellers: Tales From the Heard of Morocco. London and New York: I.B. Taurus & Co Ltd. 242pp.
  70. Hamilton, Grant, ed. 2013. Reading Marechera. Suffolk: James Curry. 196 pp.
  71. Hamilton, Lawrence.  2014.  Freedom is Power: Liberty through Political Representation Cambridge: University of Cambridge Press.  231 pp.
  72. Harrison, Graham. 2013. The African Presence: Representations of African in the construction of Britishness. Manchester and New York: Manchester University Press. 222pp.
  73. Harrow, Kenneth W. 2013. Trash: African Cinema From Below. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press. 327pp.
  74. Hart, GIllian. 2013. Rethinking the South African Crisis: Nationalism, Populism, Hegemony. Athens: The University of Geogia Press. 268pp.
  75. Haugh, Wendi A. 2014. Lyrical Nationalism Post-Apartheid Namibia: Kings, Christians, and Cosmopolitans in Catholic Youth Songs. London: Lexington Books. 283pp.
  76. Heaton, Colin D. and Anne-Marie Lewis. 2014. Four-War Boer: the century and life of Pieter Arnoldus Krueler. Philadelphia: Casemate. 274 pp.
  77. Heaton, Matthew M. 2013. Black Skin, White Coats: Nigerian Psychiatrists, Decolonization, and the Globalization of Psychiatry. Athens: Ohio University Press. 249pp.
  78. Higgins, Maryellen. 2013. Hollywood’s Africa After 1994. Athens: Ohio University Press. 274 pp.
  79. Hilhorst, Ansoms and Thea, eds. 2014. Losing your Land: Dispossession in the Great Lakes. Suffolk, UK and Rochester, NY: James Curry. 218 pp.
  80. Holmes, Georgina. 2014. Women and War in Rwanda: Gender, Media and the Representation of Genocide. New York: I.B. Tauris & Co Ltd. 323pp.
  81. Imafidon, Elvis and John Ayontunde Isola Bewaji, eds. 2014. Ontologized Ethics: New Essays in African Meta-Ethics. Lanham: Lexington Books. 221 pp.
  82. Israel, Paolo. 2014. In Steps with the Times: Mapiko Masquerades of Mozambique. Athens: Ohio University Press. 329 pp.
  83. Jaji, Tsitsi Ella. 2013. Africa in Stereo: Modernism, Music, and Pan-African Solidarity. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 272pp.
  84. Janmyr, Maja. 2014. Protecting Civilians in Refugee Camps: Unable and Unwillingness States, UNHHCR and International Responsibility. Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers. 400 pp.
  85. Jean-Baptiste, Rachel. 2014. Conjugal Rights: Marriage, Sexuality and Urban Life in Colonial Libreville, Gabon. Athens: Ohio University Press. 301 pp.
  86. Janson, Marloes. 2014. Islam, Youth, and Modernity in the Gambia: The Tablighi Jama’at. New York: Cambridge University Press. 303pp.
  87. Jones, Hilary. 2013. The Métis of Senegal: Urban Life and Politics in French West Africa. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press. 278 pp.
  88. Judd, Denis and Keith Surridge. 2013. The Boer War. London: I.B. Tauris. 352 pp.
  89. Kaag, John and Sarah Kreps. 2013. Drone Warfare. Cambridge: Polity Press. 195pp.
  90. Kai, Nubia. 2014. Kuma Malinke Historiography: Sundiata Keita to Almamy Samori Toure. Maryland: Lexington Books. 340 pp.
  91. Kakande, Yasin, 2013. The Ambitious Struggle: An African Journalist’s Journey To Hope and Identity in A Land of Migrants. Gainesville, FL: Florida Academic Press, Inc. 270pp.
  92. Kalman, Samuel. 2013. French Colonial Fascism: The Extreme Right in Algeria, 1919-1939. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 286pp.
  93. Kararach, George. 2014. Development Policy in Africa? Mastering the Future? New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 335 pp.
  94. Karimunda, Aime Muyoboke. 2014. The Death Penalty in Africa: The Path Towards Abolition. Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Limited. 221 pp.
  95. Kasfir, Sidney Littlefied and Till Förster, eds. 2013. African Art and Agency in the Workshop. Bloomington and Indiana: Indiana University Press. 410pp.
  96. Keim, Curtis. 2014. Mistaking Africa: Curiosities and Inventions of American Mind. Boulder: Westview Press. 234pp.
  97. Kirton, John J., Andrew F. Cooper, Franklyn Lisk and Hany Besada, eds. 2014. Moving Health Sovereignty in Africa: Disease, Governance, Climate Change.  Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Limited.  304 pp.
  98. Kjerland, Kirsten Alsaker and Bjorn Enge Bertelsen (eds). 2015. Navigating Colonial Orders: Norwegian Entrepreneurship in Africa and Oceania. Berghahn Books: New York and Oxford. 395 pp.
  99. Knight, Franklin W. and Ruth Lyod, eds. 2014. Dimensions of Africa and other Diasporas. Kingston, Jamaica: The University of the West Indies Press. 324pp.
  100. Korieh, Chima J. (ed.) 2014. “Life Not Worth Living,” Nigerian Petitions Reflecting an African Society’s Experiences During World War II. Carolina Academic Press: Durham. 302 pp.
  101. Krings, Matthias and Onookome Okome, eds. 2013. Global Nollywood: The Transnational Dimensions of an African Video Film Industry. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press. 371pp.
  102. Kuhlmann, Jenny. 2013. Transnational Diaspora Politics: Cross-Border Political Activities of Zimbabweans in the United Kingdom. 412pp.
  103. Lawley, Jonathan. 2013. Beyond the Malahite Hills: A Life of Colonial Service and Business in the New Africa. London: I.B. Taurus. 304 pp.
  104. Lawrence, Benjamin N. 2014. Amistad’s Orphans: An Atlantic Story of Children, Slavery and Smuggling. Yale University Press: New Haven & London. 358 pp.
  105. Lee, Christopher J. 2014. Unreasonable Histories: Nativism, Multiracial Lives and the Genealogical Imagination in British Africa. Duke University Press: Durham and London. 346 pp.
  106. Leonardi, Cherry. 2013. Dealing with Government in South Sudan: Histories of Chiefship, Community and State. Rochester, NY: James Currey, 253 pp.
  107. LeVan, A. Carl. 2015. Dictators and Democracy in African Development: The Political Economy of Good Governance in Nigeria. New York: University of Cambridge Press. 282 pp.
  108. Little, Peter D. 2014. Economic and Political Reform in Africa: Anthropological Perspectives. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press. 240pp.
  109. Lorway, Robert. 2015. Namibia’s Rainbow Project: Gay Rights in an African Nation. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press. 155pp.
  110. Lowry, James and Wamukoya, Justus, eds. 2014. Integrity in Government through Records Management:Essays in Honour of Anne Thurston. Surrey and Burlington: Ashgate Publishing Company. 254 pp.
  111. MacGaffey, Wyatt. 2013. Chiefs, Priests, and Praise-Singers: History, Politics, and Land Ownership in Northern Ghana. Charlottesville and London: University of Virginia Press. 227 pp.
  112. Malunga, Chiku.  2014.  Animal Farm Prophesy Fulfilled in Africa: A Call to a Values Systems Revolution.  Lanham: University Press of America, Inc.  135 pp.
  113. Mamukwa, Elizabeth, Ronnie Lessem and Alexander Schieffer (eds). 2014. Integral Green Zimbabwe: An African Phoenix Rising. Gower Publishing Limited: Surrey. 267 pp.
  114. Mangvwat, Monday Yakiban. 2013. A History of Class Formation in the Plateau of Province of Nigeria, 1902-1960: The Genesis of a Ruling Class. Durham: Carolina Academic Press. 258pp.
  115. Mann, Gregory. 2015. From Empires to NGO’s in the West African Sahel: The Road to Nongovernmentality. Cambridge University Press: New York. 281 pp.
  116. Mannall, David. 2014. Battle on the Lomba, 1987: The day a South African Armed Battalion shattered Angola’s Last Mechanised Offensive; A Crew Commander’s Account. Helion and Co. Limited: Solihull. 246 pp.
  117. Marks, Stuart A. 2014. Discordant Village Voices: A Zambian community-based wildlife programme. Braamfontein, SA: University of South Africa Press. 325pp.
  118. Matupo, Patience. 2014. Women, Mobility and Rural Livelihoods in Zimbabwe: Experiences of Fast Track Land Reform. Leiden and Boston: Brill Publishers. 257 pp.
  119. Mazrui, Ali A. and Kindah L. Mhando. 2013. Julius Nyerere: Africa’s Titan on a Global Stage—Perspectives from Arusha to Obama. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press. 390 pp.
  120. Maxon, Robert M. and Thomas P. Ofcansky.  2014.  Historical Dictionary of Kenya. Third Edition.  Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield.  551 pp.
  121. Mbali, Mandisa. 2013. South African Aids Activism and Global Health Politics. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 295pp.
  122. McMahon, Elisabeth. 2013. Slavery and Emancipation in Islamic East Africa: From Honor to Respectability. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 265pp.
  123. Meier, Barbara and Arne S. Steinforth, eds. 2014. Spirits in Politics: Uncertainties of Power and Healing in African Societies. Frankfurt and New York: Campus Verlag. 265pp.
  124. Mendy, Peter Karibe and Richard A. Lobban Jr. 2013. Historical Dictionary of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau. Fourth Edition. Lanham: The Scarecrow Press, Inc. 560pp.
  125. Mine, Yoichi, Frances Stewart, Sokiko Fukuda-Parr and Thandika Mkandawire. 2013. Preventing Violent Conflict in Africa: Inequalities, Perceptions and Institutions. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 307pp.
  126. Mohlele, Nthikeng. 2013. Small Things. Scottsville, KZN: University of KwaZulu-Natal Press. 108 pp.
  127. Mohr, Adam. 2013. Enchanted Calvinism: Labor Migration, Afflicting Spirits and Christian Therapy in the Presbytrian Church of Ghana. Rochester: University of Rochester Press. 234pp.
  128. Mudhai, Okoth Fred. 2013. Civic Engagement, Digital Networks, and Political Reform in Africa. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 259 pp.
  129. Munochiveyi, Munyaradzi B. 2014. Prisoners of Rhodesia: Inmates and Detainees in the Struggle for Zimbabwean Liberation, 1960-1980. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 271pp.
  130. Murungi, John. 2013. An Introduction to African Legal Philosophy. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. 232 pp.
  131. Mustapha, Abdul Raufu (ed). 2014. Sects and Social Order: Muslim Identities and Conflict in Northern Nigeria. Suffolk: James Currey. 234 pp.
  132. Mutambra, Aggrippah. 2014. The Rebel in Me: A ZANLA Guerrilla Commander in the Rhodesian Bush War, 1975-1980. Helion and Co. Limited: Solihull and Pinetown. 272 pp.
  133. Ncube, Mthuli and Charles Leyeka Lufumpa, eds. 2015. The Emerging Middle Class in Africa. London and New York: Routledge. 215 pp.
  134. Nouwen, Sarah M. H. 2013. Complementarity in the Line Fire: The Catalysing Effect of the International Criminal Court in Uganda and Sudan. New York: University of Cambridge Press. 505 pp.
    Newell, Stephanie. 2013. The Power To Name: A History of Anonymity in Colonial West Africa. Athens: Ohio University Press. 255pp.
  135. Nugud, Mohamed Ibrahim. 2013. Slavery in the Sudan: History, Documents, and Commentary. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 184pp.
  136. Nussey, Wilf. 2014. Watershed—Angola and Mozambique: A Photo History: The Portuguese Collapse in Africa, 1974-1975. Helion and Company Ltd: Solihull and 30 Degrees South Publishers: Pinetown. 143 pp.
  137. Obario, Juan. 2014. The Spirit of the Laws in Mozambique. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press. 274 pp.
  138. Okome, Mojúbàolú Olúfúnké. 2013. State Fragility, State Formation, and Human Security in Nigeria. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 259 pp.
  139. Okpewho, Isidore. 2014. Blood on the Tides: The Ozidi Saga and Oral Epic Narratology. Rochester: University of Rochester Press. 279pp.
  140. Olsen, Kathryn. 2014. Music and Social Change in South Africa: Maskanda Past and Present. Philadelphia: Temple University Press. 222 pp.
  141. Osborne, Myles. 2014. Ethnicity and Empire in Kenya: Loyalty and Martial Race among the Kamba, c. 1800 to the Present.  New York: Cambridge University Press. 276 pp.
  142. Oshodi, Basheer. 2014. An Integral Approach to Development Economics: Islamic Finance in an African Context. Surrey: Gower Publishing Limited. 254pp.
  143. Oyelere Michael A. 2014. The Impact of Political Action on Labour Movement Strength: Trade Union Revitalisation in Africa. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 222pp.
  144. Peterson, Kristin, 2014.  Speculative Markets: Drug Circuits and Derivative Life in Nigeria. Durham and London: Duke University Press.  238 pp
  145. Plastow, Jane, ed. 2013. African Theatre Shakespeare in & out of Africa. Suffolk: James Currey. 194pp.
  146. Praeg, Leonhard and Siphokazi Magadla, eds. 2014. Ubuntu: Curating the Archive. South Africa: University of KwaZulu-Natal Press. 231 pp.
  147. Prince, Ruth J. and Rebecca Marsland, eds. 2014. Making and Unmaking Public Health in Africa: Ethnographic and Historical Perspectives. Athens: Ohio University Press. 292pp.
  148. Raeymaekers, Timothy. 2014. Violent Capitalism and Hybrid Identity in the Eastern Congo: Power to the Margins.Cambridge University Press: New York. 191 pp.
  149. Rhine, Katherine, John M. Janzen, Glenn Adams and Heather Aldersey, eds. 2014. Medical Anthropology in Global Africa. Kansas: University of Kansas Publications in Anthropology. 180 pp.
  150. Richards, Rebecca. 2014. Understanding Statebuilding: Traditional Governance and the Modern State in Somaliland. Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Ltd.  220 pp.
  151. Romero, Patricia W. 2015. African Women: A Historical Panorama. Princeton: Markus Wiener Publishers. 359 pp.
  152. Sackeyfio-Lenoch, Naarborko. 2014. The Politics of Chieftaincy: Authority and Property in Colonial Ghana, 1920-1950. Rochester: University of Rochester Press. 242 pp.
  153. Salgado, Susana. 2014. The Internet and Democracy Building in Lusophone African Countries. Surrey and Burlington: Ashgate Publishing Company. 185 pp.
  154. Saul, John S. and Patrick Bond. 2014. South Africa: the Present as History from Mrs Ples to Mandela & Marikana. Suffolk: James Currey. 302 pp.
  155. Schaffer, Daniel L. 2013. Zephaniah Kingsley Jr. and the Atlantic World: Slave Trader, Plantation Owner, Emancipator. Gainesville: University Press of Florida. 336 pp.
  156. Schneider, Leander. 2014 Government of Development: Peasants and Politicians in Postcolonial Tanzania. Indiana: Indiana University Press. 234 pp.
  157. Segall, Kimberly Wedeven. 2013. Performing Democracy in Iraq and South Africa: Gender, Media, and Resistance. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press. 290pp.
  158. Šehović, Annamarie Bindenagel. 2014. HIV/AIDS and the South African State: Sovereignty and the Responsibility to Respond. Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Limited. 243pp.
  159. Serels, Steven. 2013. Starvation and the State: Famine, Slavery, and Power in Sudan, 1883-1956. New York: Palgrave MacMillan. 253pp.
  160. Shillington, Kevin. 2014. Albert Rene: The Father of Modern Seychelles, A Biography. Crawley, Western Australia: UWA Publishing.  320 pp.
  161. Siko, John. 2014. Inside South Africa’s Foreign Policy: Diplomacy in Africa from Smuts to Mbeki. London: I.B Tauris & Co. Ltd. 336 pp.
  162. Smillie, Ian. 2014. Diamonds. Cambridge: Polity Press. 188 pp.
  163. Smith, Daniel Jordan. 2014. AIDS Doesn’t Show Its Face: Inequality, Morality, and Social Change in Nigeria. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press. 208pp.
  164. Smith, Ivan. 2014. Bush Pig District Cop: Service with the British South Africa Police in the Rhodesian Conflict, 1965-77. Helion and Co. Limited: Solihull and GG Books UK: Warwickshire. 204 pp.
  165. Stauhs, Doreen. 2013. African Literary NGOs: Power, Politics, and Participation. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 243pp.
  166. Stejskal, James. 2014. The Horns of the Beast: The Swakop River Campaign and World War I in South-West Africa 1914-15. West Midlands, England: Helion & Company Ltd. 140pp.
  167. Stiegler, Bernard. 2014. The Lost Spirit of Capitalism: Disbelief and Discredit. Volume 3. Cambridge: Polity Press. 116pp.
  168. Stratton, Jon. 2014. When Music Migrates: Crossing British and European Racial Faultlines, 1945-2010. Surrey & Vermont: Ashgate Publishing. 221 pp.
  169. Stroller, Paul. 2014. Yaya’s Story: The Quest for Well-Being in the World. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 157 pp.
  170. Super, Gail. 2013. Governing through Crime in South Africa: The Politics of Race and Class in Neoliberalizing Regimes. Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Limited. 182pp.
  171. Sylla, Ndongo S. 2014. The Fair Trade Scandal: Marketing Poverty to Benefit the Rich. Athens: Ohio University Press. 179pp.
  172. Terretta, Meredith. 2014. Nation of Outlaws, State of Violence: Nationalism, Grasslands Tradition, and State Building in Cameroon. Athens: Ohio University Press. 367pp.
  173. Thompson, Katrina Daly. 2013. Zimbabwe’s Cinematic Arts: Language, Power, Identity. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 237 pp.
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