Volume 55, Number 2, September 2012

Table of Contents

Pastoral Production in Colonial Kenya: Lessons from the Past?

pp. 1-27
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ASR Forum: The Case of Gender-Based Violence: Assessing the Impact of International Human Rights Rhetoric on African Lives

Introduction

pp. 29-36
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The New Sexual Violence Legislation in the Congo: Dressing Indelible Scars on Human Dignity

pp. 37-57
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The South African Sexual Offences Act and Local Meanings of Coercion and Consent in KwaZulu Natal: Universal Human Rights?

pp. 59-75
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Locating Neocolonialism, “Tradition,” and Human Rights in Uganda’s “Gay Death Penalty”

pp. 77-95
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Situating Sexual Violence in Rwanda (1990–2001): Sexual Agency, Sexual Consent, and the Political Economy of War

pp. 97-118
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International Human Rights, Gender-Based Violence, and Local Discourses of Abuse in Postconflict Liberia: A Problem of “Culture”?

pp. 119-146
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Commentary

Militarizing Africa and African Studies and the U.S. Africanist Response

pp. 147-161
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Book Reviews

Anthropology and Sociology

The Perils of Belonging: Autochthony, Citizenship, and Exclusion in Africa and Europe (review)

pp. 163-165
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History

Kenya: In Between Hope and Despair, 1963–2011 (review)

pp. 166-168
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Politics, International Relations, and Globalization

Neopatrimonialism in Africa and Beyond (review)

pp. 169-171
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Biography

The Lion of Judah in the New World: Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia and the Shaping of Americans’ Attitude toward Africa (review)

pp. 172-173
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Film Review Essays

King Ampaw: Traveling by Lorry

pp. 175-179
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Diversity Within Yoruba-Language Video Films

pp. 180-185
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Film Reviews

Feature Films

Relentless (review)

pp. 187-188
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Scheherazade, Tell Me a Story. Original title: Ehky Ya Schahrazad (review)

pp. 188-190
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Saint-Louis Blues. Original title: Un Transport en Commun (review)

pp. 190-191
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Documentaries

Youssou N’Dour: Return to Gorée (review)

pp. 192-193
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Neither Allah, Nor Master! 2011. Original Title: Ni Allah, Ni Maïtre! (Laïcité, Inch’Allah!) (review)

pp. 193-194
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The Witches of Gambaga (review)

pp. 195-196
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Holy Hustlers (review)

pp. 196-198
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Manuscripts of Timbuktu (review)

pp. 198-199
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Books Received

pp. 201-207
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