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  Volume 50, Number 3, December 2007

Table of Contents

From: African Studies Review

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Reciprocal Comparison and African History: Tackling Conceptual Eurocentrism in the Study of Africa's Economic Past

pp. 1-28 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0009

Constituting the Unsafe: Nigerian Sex Workers' Notions of Unsafe Sexual Conduct

pp. 29-49 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0025

Implications of HIV/AIDS for Rural Livelihoods in Tanzania: The Example of Rungwe District

pp. 51-73 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0019

Friends and Interests: China's Distinctive Links with Africa

pp. 75-114 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0014

Modern Agricultural History in Malawi: Perspectives on Policy-Choice Explanations

pp. 115-133 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0034

Review Essays

Elizabeth Colson: An Appreciation

pp. 135-142 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0017

Exploring Cityscapes: Kinshasa and Johannesburg

pp. 143-146 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0010

The Armored Bubble: Military Memoirs From Apartheid's Warriors

pp. 147-152 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0005

Book Reviews

Anthropology and Sociology

A Culture of Corruption: Everyday Deception and Popular Discontent in Nigeria (review)

pp. 153-154 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0001

Constructions of Belonging: Igbo Communities and the Nigerian State in the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 154-156 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0036

Generations and Globalization: Youth, Age, and Family in the New World Economy (review)

pp. 156-158 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0006


Historical Archaeology in Africa: Representation, Social Memory, and Oral Traditions (review)

pp. 159-160 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0045

A Political History of The Gambia, 1816–1994, and: Migrants, Credit and Climate: The Gambian Groundnut Trade, 1834–1934 (review)

pp. 160-162 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0004

Myth of Iron: Shaka in History (review)

pp. 162-163 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0031

The Road to Democracy in South Africa. Volume 1 (1960–1970) (review)

pp. 164-166 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0013

The Unsettled Land: State-Making and the Politics of Land in Zimbabwe 1893–2003 (review)

pp. 166-167 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0011

Jews of a Saharan Oasis: The Elimination of the Tamantit Community (review)

pp. 168-169 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0027

Cloth in West African History (review)

pp. 169-171 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0007

Themes in West Africa's History (review)

pp. 171-172 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0040

Atlas of Slavery (review)

pp. 173-174 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0008

Images of Empire: Photographic Sources for the British in the Sudan (review)

pp. 174-175 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0030

Politics, International Relations, and Globalization

Votes, Money and Violence: Political Parties and Elections in Sub-Saharan Africa (review)

pp. 176-177 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0024

Liberalism without Democracy: Nationhood and Citizenship in Egypt, 1922–1936 (review)

pp. 177-178 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0032

Barbares et citoyens: l'identité nationale à l'épreuve des transitions africaines (review)

pp. 179-180 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0016

Development After Globalization: Theory and Practice for the Embattled South in a New Imperial Age (review)

pp. 180-181 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0029

The Order of Genocide: Race, Power, and War in Rwanda (review)

pp. 181-183 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0037

States of Violence: Politics, Youth, and Memory in Contemporary Africa (review)

pp. 183-185 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0035

No Refuge: The Crisis of Refugee Militarization in Africa (review)

pp. 185-187 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0042

The Democratic Republic of Congo: Economic Dimensions of War and Peace (review)

pp. 187-188 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0021

Decolonization and the Decolonized (review)

pp. 189-190 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0033

Law and Human Rights

Imperialism and Human Rights: Colonial Discourses of Rights and Liberties in African History (review)

pp. 191-192 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0015

Transformation and Trouble: Crime, Justice, and Participation in Democratic South Africa (review)

pp. 192-194 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0044

Economics and Development

African Development: Making Sense of the Issues and Actors (review)

pp. 195-196 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0043

The United Nations Development Programme: A Better Way? (review)

pp. 196-197 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0038

Geography, Environment, and Demography

The Story Of Earth And Life: A Southern African Perspective on a 4.6-Billion-Year Journey (review)

pp. 198-199 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0020

Global Visions, Local Landscapes: A Political Ecology of Conservation, Conflict, and Control in Northern Madagascar (review)

pp. 199-200 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0022

Health and Disease

Those Who Touch: Tuareg Medicine Women in Anthropological Perspective (review)

pp. 201-202 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0018

The Impact of HIV/AIDS on Livelihoods, Poverty and the Economy of Malawi (review)

pp. 202-203 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0026


A History of Global Anglicanism (review)

pp. 204-205 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0003

African Gifts of the Spirit: Pentecostalism and the Rise of a Zimbabwean Transnational Religious Movement (review)

pp. 205-206 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0000

Languages, Literature, and Arts

West African Literatures: Ways of Reading (review)

pp. 209-210 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0041

Waiting: A Novel of Uganda at War (review)

pp. 211-212 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0028

Masters of the Sabar: Wolof Griot Percussionists of Senegal (review)

pp. 212-213 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0002

From Cameroon to Paris: Mousgoum Architecture In and Out of Africa (review)

pp. 213-215 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0039


Schooling and Difference in Africa: Democratic Challenges in a Contemporary Context (review)

pp. 216-217 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0012

Books Received

Books Received

pp. 219-220 | DOI: 10.1353/arw.2008.0023

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