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  1. Religious Pluralism & Nigerian State
    In the case of Nigeria, scholarship on religious politics has not adequately taken into account the pluralistic context and the idealistic pretensions of the state that inhibit the possibility of forging an enduring civic amity... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 1997
    Paperback | £26.99
  2. Colonialism in the Congo Basin, 1880–1940
    This exceptional study of the Mongo people of the upper Congo River basin focuses on the evolution of Mongo work patterns from the period of the late nineteenth century to 1940, the high-water mark of the colonial period. It brings... Learn More
    Published: 15th August 1994
    Paperback | £25.99
  3. Echoes of the Sunbird
    This volume presents a broad overview of the work of seven of Africa’s leading poets. Five of them have received international recognition: Niyi Osundare and Chinua Achebe, the Commonwealth Poetry Prize; Osundare and Antonio... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 1993
    Paperback | £15.99
  4. Moral Philosophy and Development
    Although development issues generally have been considered in a framework of economic theory and politics, in this volume Tedros Kiros looks to European ideas of moral philosophy to explain the underdevelopment of Africa and the... Learn More
    Published: 15th July 1992
    Paperback | £19.99
  5. The Political Economy of Health in Africa
    This book examines the major phases in the history of health services in Africa and treats health as an integral aspect of the deepening crisis in Africa’s underdevelopment. One important thesis is that Western delivery systems... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 1992
    Paperback | £27.99
  6. The Krobo People of Ghana to 1892
    This book presents a broad analytical framework for the history of southeastern Ghana within the context of a representative study of one of the country’s most important political and economic forces. The 150,000 Krobo... Learn More
    Published: 30th November 1991
    Paperback | £20.99
  7. Cannabis, Alcohol, and the South African Student
    Du Toit examines the results of two surveys which he made a decade apart among high school students of Black, Indian, White, and Colored backgrounds. The initial survey showed some acceptance of the use of these substances among... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 1991
    Paperback | £19.99
  8. Western Bahr Al Ghazal under British Rule, 1898-1956
    Western Bahr al-Ghazal is perhaps one of the least known places in Africa. Yet this remote part of the Republic of Sudan can be regarded as a historical barometer, registering major developments in the history of the Nile valley.... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 1990
    Paperback | £19.99
  9. In the Heart of the Hausa States

    In the Heart of the Hausa States

    Written by Paul Staudinger, Edited by Johanna E. Moody, Foreword by Paul E. Lovejoy

    Series Ohio RIS Africa Series

    Ohio University Press

    Consequent upon the Berlin West Africa Conference (1884–1885), the Africanische Gesellschaft in Deutschland launched the Niger-Benue expedition to investigate possible riverine communications throughout the Niger-Benue river... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 1990
    Paperback | £66.00
  10. Succession to High Office in Botswana
    This book examines the process through which the mantle of leadership passed from one leader to another in Botswana. It concerns the succession to high office in Botswana over the course of more than half a century from the colonial... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 1990
    Paperback | £31.00
  11. Khaki & Blue
    Drawing upon a survey of former police officers in the six British colonies of Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Zambia, and Malawi, Clayton and Killingray examine the work of colonial law enforcement during the last years of British... Learn More
    Published: 15th May 1989
    Paperback | £25.99
  12. African Philosophy, Culture, and Traditional Medicine
    For over two centuries, Western scholars have discussed African philosophy and culture, often in disparaging, condescending terms, and always from an alien European perspective. Many Africans now share this perspective, having... Learn More
    Published: 15th October 1988
    Paperback | £20.99
  13. Wanasema
    There is a tendency to regard African literature as a homogenous product. Certainly it is true that African writers have created a vibrant, modern literature. Nevertheless, they come from specific societies and reflect vastly... Learn More
    Published: 15th October 1985
    Paperback | £15.99
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