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Issue 4

ISSN 215-2448

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Highlights: Women’s Movements, Land Rights, Uganda, Colonial Policy in French West Africa, Africana Studies, Cultural Identities of Africa, International Relations Theory


Women’s Movements, Customary Law, and Land Rights in Africa: The Case of Uganda
Aili Mari Tripp  |  Abstract  |  PDF

The Languages of Childhood: The Discursive Construction of Childhood and Colonial Policy in French West Africa
Lisa McNee  |  Excerpt  |  PDF

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The Cultural Identity of Africa and the Global Task of Africana Studies
Kwasi Konadu  |  Abstract  |  PDF

Book Reviews

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Apartheid No More. Reitumetse Obakeng Mabokela and Kimberly Lenease King, eds. Westport, CT: Bergin & Garvey, 2001. 173 pp.

When Race Becomes Real. Bernestine Singley, ed.  Chicago: Lawrence Hill Books, 2002. 335 pp.

Education in a Globalized World: The Connectivity of Economic Power, Technology, and Knowledge.  
Nelly P. Stromquist.  Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2002.  219 pp.
Beverly Lindsay  |  PDF

Issues in Contemporary Politics of Sub-Saharan Africa: The Dynamics of Struggle and Resistance.
Graham Harrison. New York : Palgrave Macmillan. 2002. 208 pp 
Adedayo Oluwakayode Adekson  |  PDF

Performing Africa. 
Paulla Ebron. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2002. 272 pp. 
Yolanda Denise Covington  |  PDF

The African State: Reconsiderations. 
Abdi Ismail Samatar and Ahmad I. Samatar, eds. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2002. 286 pp.
Sara Rich Dorman  |  PDF

Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart: A Casebook. 
Isidore Okpewho, ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. 275 pp. 
Chielozona Eze  |  PDF

Rethinking AIDS Prevention: Learning from Successes in Developing Countries. 
Edward C. Green. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2003. 374 pp.
Kenly G. Fenio  |  PDF

Smugglers, Secessionist, and Loyal Citizens on the Ghana- Togo Frontier. 
Paul Naugent. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2002. 302 pp.
Kevin S. Fridy  |  PDF

Building Peace in West Africa: Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guine-Bissau. 
Adekeye Adebajo. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2002. 192 pp. 
Dieter Janssen  |  PDF

The Skull Beneath the Skin: Africa After the Cold War. Mark Huband. 
Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2001. 376 pp. 
Patrick Johnston  |  PDF

The Last Emerging Market: From Asian Tigers to African Lions? The Ghana File.
Nathaniel H. Bowditch. Westport, CT: Praeger, 1999. 201 pp.
David W. Lutz  |  PDF

Africa’s Challenge to International Relations Theory. 
Kevin C. Dunn and Timothy M. Shaw, eds. New York: Palgrave Publishers Ltd, 2001. 242 pp.
Lisa Mueller  |  PDF

Images and Empires: Visuality in Colonial and Postcolonial Africa.
Paul Landau and Deborah Kaspin, eds. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2002. 380 pp.

Jeremy Rich  |  PDF

Africa and the West: A Documentary History from the Slave Trade to Independence. 
William H. Worger, Nancy L. Clark and Edward A Alpers, eds. Phoenix , Arizona : Oryx Press, 2001. 429 pp. 
Carol Summers  |  PDF