Volume 11, Issues 2 & 3
Between Exit and Voice: Informality and the Spaces of Popular Agency
Guest Editor: Ilda Lindell
|Articles from Current Issue
Between Exit and Voice: Informality and the Spaces of Popular Agency – Introduction
Changing Youth Dynamics in Lusaka's Informal Economy in the Context of Economic Liberalization
Between Neglect and Control: Questioning Partnerships and the Integration of Informal Actors in Public Solid Waste Management in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Gender Fictions and Gender Tensions Involving “Traditional” Asante Market Women
Informality and Casualization as Challenges to South Africa’s Industrial Unionism: Manufacturing Workers in the East Rand/Ekurhuleni Region in the 1990s
Informalization from Above, Informalization from Below: The Options for Organization
Employment Relationships and Organizing Strategies in the Informal Construction Sector
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Adekeye Adebajo and Abdul Raufu Mustapha (eds). Gulliver’s Troubles: Nigeria’s Foreign Policy after the Cold War. Scottsville, South Africa: University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, 2008.
Kenji Yoshida and John Mack (eds). Preserving the Cultural Heritage of Africa: Crisis or Renaissance? Suffolk, UK: James Currey/Unisa Press. 2008.
Mwenda Ntarangwi. East African Hip Hop: Youth Culture and Globalization. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2009.
Charles M. Good Jr. The Steamer Parish. The Rise and Fall of Missionary Medicine on an African Frontier. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2004.
Julia C. Strauss and Donal B. Cruise O’Brien (eds). Stage Politics: Power and Performance in Asia and Africa. London and New York: I. B. Tauris, 2007.
Emizet François Kisangani and F. Scott Bobb. Historical Dictionary of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. 3rd edition. Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, 2010.
Evan Maina Mwangi. Africa Writes Back to Self: Metafiction, Gender, Sexuality. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2009.
Terence Ranger. Evangelical Christianity and Democracy in Africa. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2008.
Trevor Hugh James Marchand.The Masons of Djenné. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009.
Henrik Vigh. Navigating Terrains of War: Youth and Soldiering in Guinea-Bissau. NY: Berghahn Books, 2006.
Thomas Benjamin. The Atlantic World: Europeans, Africans, Indians and Their Shared History, 1400-1900. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Kjetil Tronvoll. War and the Politics of Identity in Ethiopia: the Making of Enemies and Allies in the Horn of Africa. Rochester, NY: James Currey, 2009.
William Storey, Guns Race and Power in Colonial South Africa. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Irene Assiba D’Almeida (ed.). A Rain of Words. A Bilingual Anthology of Women's Poetry in Francophone Africa. Charlottesville and London: University of Virginia Press, 2009.
Kathy Perkins (ed.). African Women Playwrights. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2009.
Thomas A. Hale. Griots and griottes. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2007.
Edith Bruder. The Black Jews of Africa: History, Religion, Identity. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2008.
Richard Hull. Jews and Judaism in African History. Princeton, NJ: Markus Wiener Press, 2009.
Wangari Maathai. The Challenge for Africa. New York, NY: Pantheon Books. 2009.
David Maxwell. African Gifts of the Spirit: Pentecostalism and the Rise of a Zimbabwean Transnational Religious Movement. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2006.
Mary-Alice Waters and Martin Koppel. Capitalism and the Transformation of Africa: Reports from Equatorial Guinea. New York: Pathfinder Press, 2009.
Fred Morton, Jeff Ramsay, and Part Themba Mgadla. Historical Dictionary of Botswana. 4th edition. Lanham, Maryland: The Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2008.
Brigid Sackey. New Directions in Gender and Religion: The Changing Status of Women in African Independent Churches. Lanham, MD: Rowan and Littlefield, 2006.
Timothy Longman. Christianity and Genocide in Rwanda. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Diana Wylie. Art and Revolution: The Life and Death of Thami Mnyele South African Artist. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2008.
Lisa Ann Richey. Population Politics and Development: From the Policies to the Clinics. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Sylviane A. Diouf. Dreams of Africa: The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Story of the Last Africans Brought to America. New York: Oxford University Press, 2007.
Salah M. Hassan and Carina E. Ray (eds). Darfur and the Crisis of Governance in Sudan: A Critical Reader Ithaca. NY: Cornell University Press, 2009.
Allula Pankhurst and Francois Piguet (eds). Moving People in Ethiopia: Development, Displacement, and the State. Rochester, NY: James Currey, 2009.
Jamie Monson. Africa’s Freedom Railway: How a Chinese Development Project Changed Lives and Livelihoods in Tanzania. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2009.
Chikwenye Okonjo Ogunyemi and Tuzyline Jita Allan (eds). Twelve Best Books by African Women: Critical Readings. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2009.
Chris Coulter. Bush Wives and Girl Soldiers: Women’s Lives Through War and Peace in Sierra Leone. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2009.
Steven Nelson. From Cameroon to Paris: Mousgoum Architecture In and Out of Africa. Chicago, Illinois: Chicago University Press, 2007.
Frank M. Chipasula (ed.). Bending the Bow: an anthology of African love poetry. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 2009.
Richard Reid. War in Pre-Colonial Eastern Africa: The Patterns and Meanings of State-Level Conflict in the Nineteenth Century. Oxford: James Currey Publishers. 2007.
Lewis R. Gordon. An Introduction to Africana Philosophy. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Katherine Homewood. Ecology of African Pastoralist Societies. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2008.