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Joburg-Places 2.0 (Spaces and Places)
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Joburg-Places 2.0 (Spaces and Places)

By Garner, Gerald

Double G Media, 2012. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Illustrated in color and black/white. Reveals the spaces and places of Johannesburg

$16.00

Ngambika: Studies of Women in African Literature
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Ngambika: Studies of Women in African Literature

By Davis, Carole Boyce; Graves, Anne Adams (editors)

Africa World Press, 1986. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Covers female portraiture, African women writers, women's issues, and more. 298p. Bibliography.

$12.00

Victor Le Vine's Shorter Cameroon Writings, 1961-2007
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Victor Le Vine's Shorter Cameroon Writings, 1961-2007

By Krieger, Milton (editor)

Langaa Research and Publishing, 2015. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. From his first research there in 1959 until shortly before his death in 2010, Victor Le Vine was a major Cameroon scholar. This volume introduces and presents eight of his short writings, 1961-2007, five never previously published. 163p. Measures 5.5x8.5 inches

$24.00

Democratizing or Reconfiguring Predatory Autocracy? Myths and Realities in Africa Today
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Democratizing or Reconfiguring Predatory Autocracy? Myths and Realities in Africa Today

By Mentan, Tatah

Langaa Research and Publishing, 2009. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. A clarion call for Africans to embrace the values of People Power in synch with the dictates of the current global imperatives. 78p. Measures 5.5x8.5 inches.

$14.00

The South African Way of Life Values and Ideals of a Multi-Racial Society
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The South African Way of Life Values and Ideals of a Multi-Racial Society

By Calpin, H.P. (editor)

Columbia University Press, 1953. Hardcover. Good. Ex-library. Illustrated. A few marks in book. Contributors include (among others) David Marquard, Ronald Currey, Phyllis Lewsen, Selby Bangani Ngcobo, Mark Fiennes Prestwich, and Rene de Viliers. 200p.

$12.00

Seeking Protection Addressing Sexual and Domestic Violence in Tanzania's Refugee Camps
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Seeking Protection Addressing Sexual and Domestic Violence in Tanzania's Refugee Camps

By Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch, 2000. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Based on research in eight Tanzanian refugee camps. Maps. 149p.

$12.00

Protectors or Pretenders?: Government Human Rights Commissions in Africa
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Protectors or Pretenders?: Government Human Rights Commissions in Africa

By Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch, 2001. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. 407p. Illustrated. This report examines how, and whether the commissions set up by the African governments are contributing to the protection of human rights.

$12.00

Geology of the Eastern Rift System of Africa (The Geological Society of America, Special Paper 136)
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Geology of the Eastern Rift System of Africa (The Geological Society of America, Special Paper 136)

By Baker, B. H.; Mohr, P. A.; Williams, L. A. J

The Geological Society of America, 1973. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Previous owner's name on front end page. 67p. References. 21 maps figures. 2 tables. Topics include Physiography, Stratigraphy and sedimentary history, volcanism, tectonics, and more.

$14.00

Nigerian Trade Policy in the Context of Regional and Multilateral Trade Agreements (Research Report No. 27)
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Nigerian Trade Policy in the Context of Regional and Multilateral Trade Agreements (Research Report No. 27)

By Oyejide, T. Ademola

Ibadan, Nigeria: Development Policy Centre, 2001. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Good. Ex-library. Unmarked text. 34p. Bibliography. 6 tables. Development Policy Centre Research Report No. 27.

$20.00

Interviews with Neville Alexander: The Power of Languages against the Language of Power
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Interviews with Neville Alexander: The Power of Languages against the Language of Power

By Alexander, Neville

University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, 2014. Paperback. Good. Ex-library. Unmarked. Edited by Brigitta Busch, Lucijan Busch, and Karen Press. Index. Illustrated. 342p. In a series of interviews conducted between 2006 and 2010, activist and scholar Neville Alexander reflected on how the languages he had used throughout his life shaped his world and his relationships with his immediate and wider communities. Neville Alexander (1936-2012) was a proponent of a multilingual South Africa and a former revolutionary who spent ten years on Robben Island as a fellow-prisoner of Nelson Mandela.

$12.00

Research in African Literatures: Multiculturalism (Volume 28, Number 4, Winter 1997)
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Research in African Literatures: Multiculturalism (Volume 28, Number 4, Winter 1997)

By Fourny, Jean-Francois and Marie-Paule Ha (Guest editors)

Indiana University Press, 1997. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. 240p. Bumped corners. Contributors include Joachim Fiebach, Samir Amin, Rutmarie H. Mitsch, Benn A. Heller, Dominique D. Fisher, Albert Mosley, Pauylin Hountondji, Mineke Schipper and others. Interviews with Richard Bornson, Richard Samin, and Abiola Irele. Commentaries, Book reviews.

$16.00

Traditional Art of Africa
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Traditional Art of Africa

By Dwyer, Jane Powell; Dwyer, Edward Bridgman

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1973. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Exhibition catalog. Map, illustrations and descriptive text. Topics include Senufo, Dan-Ngere, Mende, Loma, BaJokwe, and more. 40p.

$12.00

Speaking of Art: A Giriama Impression
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Speaking of Art: A Giriama Impression

By Parkin, David J

Bloomington, IN: African Studies Program, Indiana University, 1981. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Booklet for the first annual Alan P. Merriam Memorial Lecture presented by David J. Parken. 25p. Bibliography. The Giriama (also called Giryama) in Kenya are one of the nine ethnic groups that make up the Mijikenda (which literally translates to "nine towns").

$16.00

An Outline of African Art
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An Outline of African Art

By Teel, William

The University Prints, 1970. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. A supplement to the University Prints Series N, Section 1, African art. Map. 39 page booklet. Intended as a brief introduction to Negro tribal art of Africa.

$12.00

Creeds and Cultures in Modern Africa: Belief, Tradition, and Change
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Creeds and Cultures in Modern Africa: Belief, Tradition, and Change

By Clifford, Mary Louise; Ross, Edward S

Noble and Noble African Studies Program, 1971. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked booklet. Color illustrations. Topics include Animism, Islam, Christianity, Glossary, Suggested readings. Index. 64p.

$12.00

Africa South of the Sahara: A Select and Annotated Bibliography, 1958-1963
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Africa South of the Sahara: A Select and Annotated Bibliography, 1958-1963

By Glazier, Kenneth M

Stanford: The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace, 1964. Paperback. Good. Ex-library. 64p. Unmarked text. Summaries of each entry. Hoover Institution Bibliographical Seres: XVI.

$12.00

Forms and Processes of African Sculpture
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Forms and Processes of African Sculpture

By Armstrong, Robert Plant

The University of Texas at Austin/African and Afro-American Research Institute, 1970. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. 23p+illustrations. Occasional Publication of the African and Afro-American Research Institute.

$12.00