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African Political Cultures and the Problems of Government

Published: Mar 27th, 2014

by Elliott P. Skinner Introduction The thesis of this essay is that African countries will continue to be racked by conflicts unless leaders agree about how to govern their multi-faceted… Read More

Human Rights Abuse in Kenya under Daniel Arap Moi, 1978-2001

Published: Mar 18th, 2014

by Korwa G. Adar and Issac M. Munyae Introduction Jomo Kenyatta, the founding president of Kenya, passed away in August 1978 after fourteen years as head of state. His successor,… Read More

Social Organization and Social Status in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Rukwa, Tanzania

Published: Feb 27th, 2014

by Tony Waters Abstract Nineteenth century histories of Tanzania typically focus on “tribal” histories, customs, and military action. To a certain extent, this is expected. The story of how interior… Read More