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  Volume 48, Number 3, December 2005

Table of Contents

From: African Studies Review

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Identities in Transition: Shifting Conceptions of Home among "Black" South African University Students

pp. 1-19 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0004

Ngoma Memories: How Ritual Music and Dance Shaped the Northern Kenya Coast

pp. 21-47 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0016

State Creation in Nigeria: Failed Approaches to National Integration and Local Autonomy

pp. 49-65 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0003

Foreign Aid and Democratization: Benin and Niger Compared

pp. 67-87 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0015

ASR Focus
Commentaries on Marie Béatrice Umutesi's Surviving the Slaughter

Commentaries on Marie Beatrice Umutesi's Surviving the Slaughter: Introduction to ASR Focus

pp. 89-92 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0047

Bearing Witness to Mass Murder

pp. 93-101 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0025

Lending a Voice to the Voiceless: The Quest for Justice in Umutesi's Narrative

pp. 103-106 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0018

Marie Beatrice Umutesi's Truth: The Other Rwanda Genocide?

pp. 107-119 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0040

Suffering and Survival in Central Africa

pp. 121-132 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0032

On Behalf of Ordinary People: Bridging the Gap between High Politics and Simple Tragedies

pp. 133-141 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0023

Review Essays

New Strategies in the Battle against HIV/AIDS

pp. 143-146 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0042

Differing Perspecives on Mau Mau

pp. 147-154 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0020

Film Reviews

Karoo Kitaar Blues (review)

pp. 155-156 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0024

Afro@Digital (review)

pp. 156-158 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0028

State of Denial (review)

pp. 158-159 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0029

Book Reviews

Anthropology & Sociology

Child Labor in Sub-Saharan Africa (review)

pp. 161-162 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0017

Emerging Johannesburg: Perspectives on the Postapartheid City (review)

pp. 162-164 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0009

No Peace, No War: An Anthropology of Contemporary Armed Conflicts (review)

pp. 164-167 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0026

Urbanization and African Cultures (review)

pp. 167-168 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0005

Producing African Futures: Ritual and Reproduction in a Neoliberal Age (review)

pp. 168-170 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0043

Witchcraft, Violence and Democracy in South Africa (review)

pp. 170-171 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0034

Visions of the City: Accra in the 21st Century, and: Landlords and Lodgers: Socio-Spatial Organization in an Accra Community (review)

pp. 172-174 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0046

Economics & Development

Undermining Development: The Absence of Power among Local NGOs in Africa (review)

pp. 175-176 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0007

African Economic Development (review)

pp. 176-178 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0012

The Iraqw of Tanzania: Negotiating Rural Development, and: A History Under Siege: Intensive Agriculture in the Mbulu Highlands, Tanzania, 19th Century to the Present (review)

pp. 178-180 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0013

The Monetary Geography of Africa (review)

pp. 180-182 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0036


Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Controversial African Issues (review)

pp. 183-184 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0033

Elusive Equity: Education Reform in Post-Apartheid South Africa (review)

pp. 184-186 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0049

Geography, Environment, & Demography

Science, Society and Power: Environmental Knowledge and Policy in West Africa and the Caribbean (review)

pp. 187-188 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0031

Health & Disease

Making Kedjom Medicine: A History of Public Health and Well-Being in Cameroon (review)

pp. 189-190 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0002


The Historical Dimensions of Democracy and Human Rights in Zimbabwe. Volume 2: Nationalism, Democracy and Human Rights (review)

pp. 191-192 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0035

African Voices of the Atlantic Slave Trade: Beyond the Silence and the Shame (review)

pp. 192-193 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0037

Laduma!: Soccer, Politics and Society in South Africa (review)

pp. 193-195 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0030

Law & Human Rights

Indigenous Peoples' Rights of Southern Africa (review)

pp. 196-197 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0044

Literature and the Arts

In Senghor's Shadow: Art, Politics, and the Avant-Garde in Senegal, 1960-1995 (review)

pp. 198-199 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0011

Sounds of Change: Social and Political Features of Music in Africa (review)

pp. 199-200 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0022

Unwrapping the Textile Traditions of Madagascar (review)

pp. 200-202 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0048

A History of South African Literature (review)

pp. 202-204 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0051


African Media Cultures: Transdisciplinary Perspectives/ Cultures de medias en Afrique: Perspectives Transdisciplinaires (review)

pp. 205-206 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0021


The Rise, Fall, and Legacy of Apartheid (review)

pp. 207-208 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0041

Durable Peace: Challenges for Peacebuilding in Africa (review)

pp. 208-211 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0008

Youth and Identity Politics in South Africa 1990-1994 (review)

pp. 211-212 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0010

Politics in Francophone Africa (review)

pp. 212-214 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0019

Reclaiming Zimbabwe: The Exhaustion of the Patriarchal Model of Liberation (review)

pp. 214-216 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0038

Zimbabwe: The Past Is the Future (review)

pp. 216-218 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0039

Transforming Mozambique: The Politics of Privatization, 1975-2000 (review)

pp. 218-220 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0045

Theatres of Struggle and the End of Apartheid (review)

pp. 220-222 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0027

The Horn of Africa as Common Homeland: The State and Self-Determination in the Era of Heightened Globalization (review)

pp. 222-224 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0001

Southern Africa in World Politics: Local Aspirations and Global Entanglements (review)

pp. 224-225 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0014


Ghana's New Christianity: Pentecostalism in a Globalising African Economy (review)

pp. 226-227 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0050

Books Received

Books Received

pp. 228-232 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2006.0006

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