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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

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

pp. 29-49

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

pp. 51-73

Friends and Interests: China's Distinctive Links with Africa

pp. 75-114

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

pp. 115-133

Review Essays

Elizabeth Colson: An Appreciation

pp. 135-142

Exploring Cityscapes: Kinshasa and Johannesburg

pp. 143-146

The Armored Bubble: Military Memoirs From Apartheid's Warriors

pp. 147-152

Book Reviews

Anthropology and Sociology

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

pp. 153-154

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

pp. 154-156

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

pp. 156-158


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

pp. 159-160

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

pp. 160-162

Myth of Iron: Shaka in History (review)

pp. 162-163

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

pp. 164-166

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

pp. 166-167

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

pp. 168-169

Cloth in West African History (review)

pp. 169-171

Themes in West Africa's History (review)

pp. 171-172

Atlas of Slavery (review)

pp. 173-174

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

pp. 174-175

Politics, International Relations, and Globalization

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

pp. 176-177

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

pp. 177-178

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

pp. 179-180

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

pp. 180-181

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

pp. 181-183

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

pp. 183-185

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

pp. 185-187

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

pp. 187-188

Decolonization and the Decolonized (review)

pp. 189-190

Law and Human Rights

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

pp. 191-192

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

pp. 192-194

Economics and Development

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

pp. 195-196

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

pp. 196-197

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

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

pp. 199-200

Health and Disease

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

pp. 201-202

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

pp. 202-203


A History of Global Anglicanism (review)

pp. 204-205

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

pp. 205-206

Languages, Literature, and Arts

West African Literatures: Ways of Reading (review)

pp. 209-210

Waiting: A Novel of Uganda at War (review)

pp. 211-212

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

pp. 212-213

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

pp. 213-215


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

pp. 216-217

Books Received

Books Received

pp. 219-220

Research Areas


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