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.

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G.J. Abbink
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: African study monographs

In this paper I discuss food, cultural identity and development among the agropastoral Suri people of Southwest Ethiopia. Their food system is discussed in its actual form and in its process of change, accelerated since a decade or so. The theoretical concern of this paper is...

Keywords: culture, development, Ethiopia, food, group identity, identity, Suri
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Added to database: 22 September 2017
R.A. van Dijk
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Africa : journal of the International African Institute

Abstract. Whereas Michael Lambek situates the exploration of the significance of 'ordinary ethics' in the everyday as the study of 'the ethical in the conjunction or movement between explicit local pronouncements and implicit local practices and circumstances...

Keywords: Botswana, ethics, weddings
Added to database: 14 September 2017
A. Bochow; T.G Kirch; R.A. van Dijk
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Africa : journal of the International African Institute

Throughout history, people on the African continent have experienced momentous transformations of their lifeworlds and ways of living, some of them irruptive, uncompromising and cataclysmic, others of a more subtle and negotiable nature. What remains to be dealt with in more...

Keywords: Africa, ethics
Added to database: 14 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
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Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Zanzibar
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Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Zanzibar
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Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Zanzibar
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Zanzibar
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Zanzibar
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Zanzibar
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Kenya, Uganda
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Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Kenya, Uganda
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Kenya
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Kenya
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Tanzania
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Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Tanzania
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Tanzania
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Uganda
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Uganda
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 13 September 2017
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postal services; postage stamps; Kenya
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Added to database: 13 September 2017

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