Africa – April 2014

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|May 6, 2014|Africa|0 comments

Books +Section27 review : a review of the work of SECTION27 and an assessment of important aspects of the government’s compliance with its duties under section 27 of the Constitution : April 2010-December 2011 / edited by Jonathan Berger and Mark Heywood. Africa 2050 : realizing the continent’s full potential / edited by Theodore Ahlers, Hiroshi Kato, Harinder S. Kohli, Callisto Madavo, Anil Sood. Africa in the world : capitalism,

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Africa – March 2014

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|April 15, 2014|Africa|0 comments

Assessing long-term state fragility in Africa : prospects for 26 ‘more fragile’ countries / Jakkie Cilliers and Timothy D. Sisk. A bit of difference / Sefi Atta. Camfranglais : a glossary of common words, phrases and usages / Jean-Paul Kouega. Constructing gender through proverbs and folktales in Tazrwalt (south of Morocco) / Khadija Sekkal. Les constructions prépositionelles chez les apprenants de français langue seconde au Gabon : étude didactique /

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Development Studies – January and February 2014

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|March 12, 2014|Development Studies|0 comments

Alternatives to neoliberal globalization : studies in the political economy of institutions and late development by Dic Lo. The global challenge of encouraging sustainable living : opportunities, barriers, policy and practice / edited by Shane Fudge, Michael A. Peters, Steven M. Hoffman, Walter Wehrmeyer. The domestic politics of foreign aid / Erik Lundsgaarde. The future is not what it used to be : climate change and energy scarcity / Jörg

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Database of the Constitutions of Sub-Saharan Africa

By Bob Burns|March 7, 2014|Africa, Law|0 comments

The Database of the Constitutions of Sub-Saharan Africa, containing constitutional documents for 52 Sub-Saharan countries since their independence is now available online. The collection contains constitutions, as well as amendments and constitutional bills. The documents are provided in their original language, and, if available, in their English translation. The database was set up with support of the German Foundation for Peace Research (Deutsche Stiftung Friedensforschung) for the research project “Traditional

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Africa – February 2014

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|March 7, 2014|Africa|0 comments

Explaining Darfur : four lectures on the ongoing genocide / by Agnes van Ardenne-van der Hoeven … [et al.]. Zimbabwe : years of hope and despair / Philip Barclay. National strategic development plan, 2012/13 – 2016/17 : growth and development strategic framework / Ministry of Development Planning. Poverty & religious crisis in Africa : a study of Hausa-Fulani Muslim society / by Francis Nwaoha. The centenary book of South African

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History – February 2014

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|March 6, 2014|History|0 comments

General & Comparative A cultural history of the human body / [general editors, Linda Kalof and William Bynum]. The encyclopedia of global human migration / edited by Immanuel Ness. Africa Orán-Mazalquivir, 1589-1639: una sociedad española en la frontera de Berbería / Beatriz Alonso Acero.  Where the Negroes are masters: an African port in the era of the slave trade / Randy J. Sparks. The ancient Red Sea port of Adulis

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History – December 2013 and January 2014

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|February 27, 2014|History|0 comments

General & Comparative Farewell to Salonika: city at the crossroads / Leon Sciaky. Transatlantic slavery: an introduction / [text by Richard Benjamin … and David Fleming]. Borders: a very short introduction / Alexander C. Diener and Joshua Hagen.  Red stamps and gold stars: fieldwork dilemmas in upland socialist Asia / edited by Sarah Turner Early modern things: objects and their histories, 1500-1800 / edited by Paula Findlen. Medicine and colonialism:

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Africa – January 2014

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|January 30, 2014|Africa|0 comments

E-books African History : A Very Short Introduction / Huang, C. T. James China-Africa Development Relations / Dent, Christopher M. Formal Peace and Informal War : Security and Development in Congo / Marriage, Zoë Images and Empires : Visuality in Colonial and Postcolonial Africa Wars of Imperial Conquest in Africa, 1830–1914 / Vandervort, Bruce Books Abuja : the making of a capital city, 1976-2006 / edited by Alkasum Abba. Africa

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Journals – 2013

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|January 21, 2014|Journals|0 comments

All of these titles are available to all users on-campus, and to SOAS staff & students off-campus (where possible) using SOAS id and password to login. Africana Linguistica Volume 17 (2011) onwards. [on-campus only] Humanity: An International Journal of Human Rights, Humanitarianism, and Development Volume 1(2010) onwards. Critical Policy Studies Volume 1 (2007) onwards. Food Chain Volume 1(2011) onwards. Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy Volume 22(2004) onwards. Environment

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Africa – November and December 2013

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|January 16, 2014|Africa|0 comments

333 saints : a life of scholarship in Timbuktu = 333 Saints : l’esprit du savoir à Tombouctou / Alexandra Huddleston. Africa’s health challenges : sovereignty, mobility of people and healthcare governance / edited by Andrew F. Cooper, John J. Kirton, Franklyn Lisk, Hany Besada. Agricultural input subsidies : the recent Malawi experience / Ephraim Chirwa and Andrew Dorward. Ancestors and antiretrovirals : the biopolitics of HIV/AIDS in post-apartheid South

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