Publications

ASC publicationsThe African Studies Centre Leiden publishes nine different series. Four book series are published by Brill and one by Langaa (Cameroon). Publications can be ordered from the ASCL or directly from the (external) publisher. Many of the ASCL’s publications are also available in pdf format and can be downloaded free of charge.

Browse our publications and those by our staff members using the simple search form below to look for a keyword in the title.

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J.C.M. Damen
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: IP: vakblad voor informatieprofessionals
Keywords: architecture; buildings; cultural heritage; Ghana; Indonesi+«; information dissemination; pictorial works (form); Suriname; Zuid-Afrika
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 26 April 2017
G.J. Abbink
Editors: A. Carter McCollum
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Studies in Ethiopian languages, literature, and history: Festschrift for Getatchew Haile
Keywords: Amhara; culture; Ethiopia; law; proverbs;
Added to database: 25 April 2017
R. van Tulder; A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
In: ASC working paper

In een recent verschenen notitie van de Adviesraad Internationale Vraagstukken wordt een pleidooi gehouden voor 'diplomatie van duurzame ontwikkeling'. Het Nederlandse buitenlandse beleid heeft de laatste jaren sterk ingezet op zogenaamde 'economische diplomatie...

Keywords: Africa; diplomacy; economic policy; foreign policy; Netherlands; sustainable development
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 20 April 2017
E. Guene
Type of publication: Book

This book is based on Enid Guene Master's thesis 'Copper, Borders and Nation-building: The Katangese Factor in Zambian Economic and Political History', runner-up in the African Studies Centre, Leiden's 2014 African Thesis Award. This annual award for Master...

Keywords: Zambia; Katanga; copper industry; boundaries; labour migration; nation building; history; theses (form)
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 April 2017
P. Maedza
Type of publication: Book

This book is based on Pedzisai Maedza's Master's thesis 'Theatre of testimony: An investigation in devising asylum', winner of the African Studies Centre, Leiden's 2014 African Thesis Award. This annual award for Master's students encourages student...

Keywords: South Africa; theatre; refugees; biography; images; theses (form
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 April 2017
A.J. Dietz; N. de Vink
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa; travel; risk; maps (form)
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 04 April 2017
A.J. Dietz; N. de Vink; W. Admiraal
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa; education
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 04 April 2017
Type of publication: Book

ASA Online provides a quarterly overview of journal articles and edited works on Africa in the field of the social sciences and the humanities available in the ASC library. Issue 58 (2017). African Studies Centre Leiden.

Keywords: abstracts journals (form), Africa, African studies, ASC, social sciences
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 04 April 2017
A. Barr; M. Dekker; W. Janssens; B. Kebede; B. Kramer
Type of publication: Other

Evidence that monogamous spouses often compromise household gains to maintain individual control over resources has informed the design of cash transfer schemes and other poverty alleviation programs. In polygynous households, decision making may be even less cooperative as...

Keywords: households; Nigeria; polygamy;
Added to database: 29 March 2017
W.M.J. van Binsbergen
Type of publication: Book
Keywords: Africa, religion
Added to database: 28 March 2017
M.R. Doornbos; W.M.J. van Binsbergen
Type of publication: Book

The book illuminates key aspects of how, historically, the dynamics of power and identity interact in the African context, generating the kind of political structures and collective actions that have often appeared characteristic for the continent. It examines some salient...

Keywords: Africa
Added to database: 28 March 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal stamps; postal services; South Africa
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 27 March 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal stamps; postal services; South Africa
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 27 March 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal stamps; postal services; South Africa
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 27 March 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postal stamps; South Africa
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 27 March 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postal stamps; South Africa
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Added to database: 27 March 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; South Africa
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Added to database: 27 March 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
In: African Postal Heritage (APH) papers
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; South Africa
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Added to database: 27 March 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; South Africa
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 27 March 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; South Africa
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 27 March 2017

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