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  Volume 12, Number 2, 2012 (New Series)

Table of Contents

From the Editor

pp. vii-viii

"Guarding the Guards": The Failure of the Colonial State to Govern Police Violence in Sudan, ca. 1922-1956

pp. 1-28

"Because God Has Given Us the Power of Reasoning": Intellectuals, the Eritrean Muslim League, and Nationalist Activism, 1946-1950

pp. 29-62

The Making of the 1990 Manifesto: Somalia's Last Chance for State Survival

pp. 63-94

Utopia and Ethiopia: The Chronicles of Lalibela as Critical Reflection

pp. 95-121


Italian National Identity in the Scramble for Africa: Italy's African Wars in the Era of Nation-Building, 1870-1900 (review)

pp. 123-127

Kossoye: A Village Life in Ethiopia (review)

pp. 127-131

Understanding the Somali Conflagration: Identity, Political Islam and Peacebuilding (review)

pp. 131-135

Kumsaa Boroo: Jiruu fi Jireenya/Life and Times (review)

pp. 135-138

Frontiers of Violence in North-East Africa: Genealogies of Conflict since 1800 (review)

pp. 139-141

Soldiers, Martyrs, Traitors, and Exiles: Political Conflict in Eritrea and the Diaspora (review)

pp. 141-147

The Literary Life of Cairo: One Hundred Years in the Heart of the City (review)

pp. 148-149


p. 150

About the Contributors

pp. 151-153

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