restricted access   Volume 78, Number 2, 2008

Table of Contents

From: Africa: The Journal of the International African Institute

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Boundary ecology in South Africa's Karoo

Introduction: The Ecology of Fencing

pp. 153-156

'The Fertile Brain and Inventive Power of Man': Anthropogenic Factors in the Cessation of Springbok Treks and the Disruption of the Karoo Ecosystem, 1865–1908

pp. 157-188

One Hundred Years of Separation: The Historical Ecology of a South African 'Coloured Reserve'

pp. 189-222

Between Global Interests and Local Needs: Conservation and Land Reform in Namaqualand, South Africa

pp. 223-244

Cultural boundaries and their transgession

From 'People's Struggle' to 'This War of Today': Entanglements of Peace and Conflict in Guinea-Bissau

pp. 245-263

Negotiated or Negated?: The Rhetoric and Reality of Customary Tenure in an Ashanti Village in Ghana

pp. 264-287

Disgust, Bodily Aesthetics and the Ethic of Being Human in Botswana

pp. 288-307

Reviews of Books

Practicing History in Central Tanzania: writing, memory and performance (review)

pp. 308-309

Yorùbá Identity and Power Politics (review)

pp. 309-311

Constructions of Belonging: Igbo communities and the Nigerian state in the twentieth century (review)

pp. 311-312

Aawambo Kingdoms, History and Cultural Change: perspectives from Namibia (review)

pp. 312-314

Islam and the Prayer Economy: history and authority in a Malian town (review)

pp. 314-315

Life, Love and Death: conversations with six elders in Kwahu-Tafo, Ghana (review)

pp. 315-316

Afro-Atlantic Dialogues: anthropology in the diaspora (review)

pp. 316-317

Choreographies of African Identities: Négritude, dance, and the National Ballet of Senegal (review)

pp. 318-319

Navigating Terrains of War: youth and soldiering in Guinea Bissau (review)

pp. 319-320

Intellectuals and African Development: pretension and resistance in African politics (review)

pp. 321-322

Amina (review)

pp. 322-324

New Directions in African Literature: a review (review)

pp. 324-325

Yellow-Yellow (review)

pp. 325-326