Africa-Europe Group for Interdisciplinary Studies

Series Editors: Gregor Dobler, University of Freiburg, Germany, and Elísio Macamo, Basel University, Switzerland

Series Type: 
Series
ISSN: 
1574-6925
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Kjell Havnevik, Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, Sweden, Terje Oestigaard, Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, Sweden, Eva Tobisson, Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, Sweden, Tea Virtanen, University of Helsinki, Finland

Where do the concepts come from, at what time and why? How has the content of the concepts changed over time, and why? What can the use of the concepts in research add to the understanding of societal change and development?
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004305410
Expected: 
November 2015
€62,00
$80.00

Kadya Tall, EHESS, Paris, Marie-Emmanuelle Pommerolle, Paris 1- Panthéon Sorbone, Paris, Michel Cahen, CNRS/Sciences Po, Bordeaux

Collective Mobilisation In Africa. Enough Is Enough! is a collection of empirical studies describing the range of protests modes in Africa. Mobilisations collectives en Afrique. Ça suffit! est un ouvrage qui s’appuie sur des études de cas empiriques pour décrire la...
Series: 
Volume: 
15
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004293175
E-ISBN: 
9789004300002
Publication date: 
June 2015
€65,00
$84.00

Edited by Afe Adogame, University of Edinburgh, and Andrew Lawrence, Vienna School of International Studies, Vienna

Africa in Scotland, Scotland in Africa provides scholarly, interdisciplinary exploration; and fills a significant gap in interpretation and critical analysis of the complex historical and contemporary relationships, links and networks between Scotland, Africa and the African diaspora.
Series: 
Volume: 
14
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004276208
E-ISBN: 
9789004276901
Publication date: 
September 2014
€62,00
$80.00

edited by Andrea Behrends, Sung-Joon Park, Richard Rottenburg, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany

Travelling models are a concept that offers to examine the translation of conflict management models into differing practices of ordering in African countries.
Series: 
Volume: 
13
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004264601
E-ISBN: 
9789004274099
Publication date: 
May 2014
€62,00
$80.00

edited by Thomas Bierschenk, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany and Jean-Pierre Olivier de Sardan, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), France

States at Work explores the mundane practices of state-making in Africa by focussing on the daily functioning of public services and the practices of civil servants.
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004264786
E-ISBN: 
9789004264960
Publication date: 
January 2014
€62,00
$80.00

edited by Ulf Engel, University of Leipzig and Manuel João Ramos, University Institute of Lisbon

This volume offers paths for African Studies researchers to understand and explain the various dimensions of African dynamics in a growingly multipolar world.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004256040
E-ISBN: 
9789004256507
Publication date: 
May 2013
€59,00
$76.00

Lucy Koechlin, University of Basel

Corruption as an Empty Signifier critically explores the ways in which corruption in Africa has been equated with African politics and political order, and offers a novel approach to understanding corruption as a potentially emancipatory discourse of political transformation.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004249998
E-ISBN: 
9789004252981
Publication date: 
May 2013
€59,00
$82.00

Erdmute Alber, University of Bayreuth, Jeannett Martin, University of Bayreuth, Catrien Notermans, Radboud University

Child fostering in West Africa connects classical and new kinship theory and offers ethnographic studies on a mobile and creative kinship practice.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004250574
E-ISBN: 
9789004250611
Publication date: 
May 2013
€59,00
$82.00

edited by Alessandro Triulzi, Università di Napoli-L’Orientale and Robert McKenzie, School of Oriental and African Studies, London

What does it mean to cross half a continent without documents or rights? The self-told story of African migration.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004243767
E-ISBN: 
9789004250390
Publication date: 
May 2013
€59,00
$82.00

Ton Dietz, Kjell Havnevik, Mayke Kaag, Terje Oestigaard (eds.)

By taking the emerging multipolarity at the global level as its focus, by highlighting African agency in co-shaping this new world order, and by adopting a historically sensitive approach, this collection aims to analyse African engagements and asks on whose terms these engagements are being built.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004209886
E-ISBN: 
9789004211377
Publication date: 
June 2011
€59,00
$79.00

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