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Volume 8, Issue 2
Spring 2005

ISSN: 215-2448



Neither Peace nor Justice: Political Violence and the Peasantry in Northern Uganda, 1986 -1998
Adam Branch  |  HTML  |  PDF

Determinants of Rural Labor Market Participation in Tanzania
John K. Mduma and Peter Wobst  |  HTML  |  PDF

Small Towns in Ghana: Justifications for their Promotion under Ghana's Decentralization Programme
George Owusu  |  HTML  |  PDF


Taking American Race Relations on the Africa
Rebecca Gearhart  |  HTML  |  PDF

Book Reviews

Men and Masculinities in Modern Africa.
Lisa A. Lindsay and Stephan F. Miescher, eds. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2003. 262 pp.

Wisdom Agorde  |  HTML  |  PDF

We are the Poors: Community Struggles in Post-Apartheid South Africa.
Ashwin Desai. New York: Monthly Review Press, 2002. 156 pp.

Jane Battersby  |  HTML  |  PDF

Black Heretics, Black Prophets: Radical Political Intellectuals.
Anthony Bogues, ed. Routledge: New York, 2003. 260pp.

Rosabelle Boswell  |  HTML  |  PDF

West African Challenge to Empire: Culture and History in the Volta-Bani Anticolonial War.
Mahir Saul and Patrick Royer. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2001. 404 pp.

Tony Chafer  |  HTML  |  PDF

African Theatre Women.
Martin Banham, James Gibbs, Femi Osofisan, and Jane Plastow, eds. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2002. 178 pp.

Ipshita Chanda  |  HTML  |  PDF

Pan-African History: Political Figures from Africa and the Diaspora Since 1787.
Hakim Adi and Marika Sherwood. London and New York: Routledge, 2003. 203 pp.

Mark Christian  |  HTML  |  PDF

Broken Lives and Other Stories.
Anthonia C. Kalu. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2003. 183 pp.

Chielozona Eze  |  HTML  |  PDF

Highland Sanctuary: Environmental History in Tanzania 's Usambara Mountains.
Christopher A. Conte. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2004. 215 pp.

James Giblin  |  HTML  |  PDF

Education Reforms in Sub-Saharan Africa: Paradigm lost?
Jeanne Moulton, Karen Mundy, Michel Welmond, and James Williams. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2002. 248 pp.

Mark Anthony Hamilton  |  HTML  |  PDF

Collective Insecurity: The Liberian Crisis, Unilateralism, and Global Order.
Ikechi Mgbeoji. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2003. 186 pp.

Dieter Janssen  |  HTML  |  PDF

Journalism and Mass Communication in Africa: Cameroon.
Festus Eribo and Enoh Tanjong, eds. New York: Lexington Books, 2002. 168 pp.

Wenceslous Kaswoswe  |  HTML  |  PDF

Imagining the Congo: The International Relations of Identity.
Kevin C. Dunn. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 236 pp.

Brendan McSherry  |  HTML  |  PDF

Oral Traditions as Philosophy: Okot p'Bitek's Legacy for African Philosophy.
Samuel Oluoch Imbo. Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 2002. 181 pp.

F. Ochieng'-Odhiambo  |  HTML  |  PDF

Boundaries of Self and Other in Ghanaian Popular Culture.
Joseph Adjaye. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2004. 195 pp.

Katrien Pype  |  HTML  |  PDF

A History of Postcolonial Lusophone Africa.
Patrick Chabal (with David Birmingham, Joshua Forrest, Malyn Newitt, Gerhard Seibert, and Elisa Silva Andrade). Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2002. 339 pp.

Paul Khalil Saucier  |  HTML  |  PDF

African Renaissance: Roadmaps to the Challenge of Globalization.
Fantu Cheru. London: Zed Books, 2002. 253 pp.

Khalil Tian Shahyd  |  HTML  |  PDF

Economic Change, Governance and Natural Resource Wealth: The Political Economy of Change in Southern Africa.
David Reed. London: Earthscan, 2001. 168 pp.

Jeff Shantz  |  HTML  |  PDF

Lords of the Fly: Sleeping Sickness Control in British East Africa, 1900 -1960.
Kirk Arden Hoppe. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, 2003. 203 pp.

Carol Summers  |  HTML  |  PDF