Volume 8, Issue 3 (Spring 2006)

ISSN 215-2448

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Highlights: Colonial Legacies, Women’s Participation in Public Life, British Southern Cameroons, Oil, Equatorial Guinea, American Relations with Tanzania, African Francophone Cinema, Tourism in South Africa


Colonial Policies and Women’s Participation in Public Life: The Case of British Southern Cameroons
Melinda Adams  |  Abstract  |  PDF

The Political Economy of Oil in Equatorial Guinea
Brendan McSherry  |  Abstract  |  PDF

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Markets and Morality: American Relations with Tanzania
Tony Waters  |  Excerpt  |  PDF

Book Reviews

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The French Encounter with Africans: White Response to Blacks, 1530-1880. William B. Cohen. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2003. 360 pp.
Charlotte Baker  |  PDF

Counter-Colonial Criminology: A Critique of Imperialist Reason. Biko Agozino. London: Pluto, 2003. 281 pp.
Mark Christian  |  PDF

African Francophone Cinema. Samba Diop. New Orleans: University Press of the South, 2004. 106 pp.

Africa Shoots Back: Alternative Perspectives in Sub-Saharan African Film. Melissa Thackway. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Oxford: Oxford, UK : James Currey, Ltd. Capetown, South Africa : David Philip, 2003. 230 pp.
Patrick Day  |  PDF

Phases of Conflict in Africa. Rose Kadende-Kaiser and Paul J. Kaiser, eds. Toronto: De Sitter Publications, 2005. 184 pp.
Kisiangani Emmanuel  |  PDF

Swahili Modernities. Culture, Politics, and Identity on the East Coast of Africa. Pat Caplan and Farouk Topan, eds. Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press, 2004. 270 pp.
Birgit Englert  |  PDF

Peoples’ Spaces and State Spaces: Land and Governance inMozambique . Rosemary Elizabeth Galli. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2003. 313 pp.
Heidi Glaesel Frontani  |  PDF

Tourism in the New South Africa : Social Responsibility and the Tourist Experience. Garth Allen and Frank Brennan. London: I.B. Tauris, 2004. 305 pp.
Rachel Harvey  |  PDF

Uncertain Safari: Kenyan Encounters and African Dreams. Allan M. Winkler. Lanham, MD : Hamilton Books, 2004. 149pp.
Sören Johnson  |  PDF

No Peace, No War: An Anthropology of Contemporary Armed Conflicts. Paul Richards, ed. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2005. 214 pp.

At War’s End: Building Peace After Civil Conflict. Roland Paris. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. 290 pp.
Emilian Kavalski  |  PDF

The Politics of Humanitarian Organizations Intervention. Lanham. Obiaga Ndubisi. University of America Press, 2004. 120 pp.
Thomas N. Kimaru  |  PDF

A History of Inequality in South Africa , 1652-2002. Sampie Terreblanche. Pietermaritzburg: University of Natal Press, 2002. 527 pp.
Peter Limb  |  PDF

Laduma! Soccer, Politics and Society in South Africa . Peter Alegi. Scottsville, South Africa : University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, 2004. 221 pp. 
Aran MacKinnon  |  PDF

In Rwanda we say.The Family that does not speak dies (Video Documentary). Anne Aghion, Director. Brooklyn, NY: First Run-Icarus Films, 2004. 54 min.
Tim Nevin  |  PDF

‘Letting Them Die’: Why HIV/AIDS Prevention Fail. Catherine Campbell. London and Bloomington: The International African Institute and Indiana University Press, 2003. 214pp.
Bill Rau  |  PDF

In and Out of Focus: Images from Central Africa, 1885-1960. Christaud Geary. London: Philip Wilson, 2002. 128 pp.
Jeremy Rich  |  PDF

The Syntax of Chichewa. Sam Mchombo. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. 149 pp.
Mantoa Rose Smouse  |  PDF

Energy Services for the Urban Poor in Africa: Issues and Policy Implications. Kebede, Bereket and Ikhupuleng Dube (eds.). London: Zed Books, Ltd in association with African Energy Policy Research Network (AFREPREN), Nairobi, Kenya, 2004. 297pp.
Paul M. Sotkiewicz  |  PDF

Continent of Mothers, Continent of Hope: Understanding and Promoting Development in Africa Today. Skard Torild. New York: Zed Books Ltd., 2003.  260 pp.
Makeda Tsegaye  |  PDF