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Forthcoming African History Books

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  1. The History of Africa

    The Quest for Eternal Harmony

    By Molefi Kete Asante

    There is a paradox about Africa: it remains a subject that attracts considerable attention yet rarely is there a full appreciation of its complexity. African historiography has typically consisted of writing Africa for Europe—instead of writing Africa for itself, as itself, from its own...

    To Be Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Conflict in the Nuba Mountains

    From Genocide-by-Attrition to the Contemporary Crisis in Sudan

    Edited by Samuel Totten, Amanda Grzyb

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of the embattled Nuba Mountains of South Korofan, where the Government of Sudan committed "genocide by attrition" in the early 1990s and where violent conflict reignited again in 2011. A range of contributors – scholars, journalists, and activists – trace...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Scramble for Africa

    3rd Edition

    By M. E. Chamberlain

    Series: Seminar Studies

    In 1870 barely one tenth of Africa was under European control. By 1914 only about one tenth – Abyssinia (Ethiopia) and Liberia – was not. This book offers a clear and concise account of the ‘scramble’ or ‘race’ for Africa, the period of around 20 years during which European powers carved up...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. South Africa

    The Rise and Fall of Apartheid, 2nd Edition

    By Nancy L. Clark, William H. Worger

    Series: Seminar Studies

    Apartheid was an oppressive and brutal system of racial discrimination that captured and appalled world opinion during the latter half of the twentieth century. South Africa: The Rise and Fall of Apartheid examines the history of South Africa during this period of apartheid: from 1948 when the...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Companion to Christianity in Africa

    Edited by Elias Bongmba

    Series: Routledge Religion Companions

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Development Discourse and Global History

    From colonialism to globalisation

    By Aram Ziai

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

    The book describes and analyses the discourse of 'development' over time. It explores the manner in which people have been talking and writing about the topic and the rules according to which they have done it. Using the methods of Michel Foucault, the book traces the origin of development...

    To Be Published March 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Africans and Britons in the Age of Empires, 1660-1980

    By Myles Osborne, Susan Kingsley Kent

    Africans and Britons in the Age of Empires, 1680-1980 is the first textbook that specifically addresses the history of this empire on this continent. Written by two experts in the field, one on British Imperial history and one on African history, the book offers a uniquely balanced look at both the...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Atlantic Slave Trade in World History

    By Jeremy Black

    Series: Themes in World History

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

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