Jan-Bart Gewald

Jan-Bart GewaldJan-Bart Gewald is a historian specialized in the social history of Africa. He has been appointed Professor of the history of Southern Africa at the Institute of History, Leiden University as of 1 September 2013.

His research has ranged from the ramifications of genocide in Rwanda and Namibia, through to the socio-cultural parameters of trans-desert trade in Africa. In addition, he has conducted research on pan-Africanism in Ghana, spirit possession in the Republic of Niger, Dutch development cooperation, Africa in the context of globalisation, and social history in Eritrea.

Furthermore he has a particular interest in archaeology, and has participated in archaeological research in southern Africa. 

Jan-Bart Gewald was awarded research funding in 2008 with Robert Ross in the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) humanities for a programme entitled: "From Muskets to Nokias: Technology, Consumption and Social Change in Central Africa from Pre-Colonial Times to the Present".

In 2005 he was awarded funding by the NWO for a five year inter-institutional multi-disciplinary research programme within the social sciences and humanities entitled, ICE in Africa: the relationship between people and the Internal Combustion Engine in Africa. The research was funded by NWO within the context of the Innovational Research Incentives Scheme within which Jan-Bart Gewald was one of the Vidi laureates for 2005.

On a personal note, Jan-Bart grew up in Africa and has lived in Botswana, Congo Kinshasa, Eritrea, Ghana, Namibia, Niger, South Africa, and Zimbabwe.

Keywords: African cultural and social history, relationship technology and society, Southern African history, Ghanaian history, African socio-political history, global and imperial history, history of anthropology, contemporary African developments, history of technology in Africa, genocide studies.

Prof. Dr. J.B. (Jan-Bart) Gewald
Senior researcher
Phone number: +31 (0)71 527 3370
ASC room number: 3.A10

Publications by Jan-Bart Gewald in the ASCL catalogue
Displaying 1 - 134 of 134

People on the move
(2017)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: M. Gosselink; M. Holtrop; R. Ross
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Mensen op drift
(2017)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: M. Gosselink; M. Holtrop; R. Ross
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

African roads to prosperity : people en route to socio-cultural and economic transformations
(2015)
Editors: A. Akinyoade; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book

Transforming innovations in Africa: explorative studies on appropriation in African societies
(2012)
Editors: J.B. Gewald; A.H.M. Leliveld; I. Peša
Type of Publication: Book

Living the end of empire: politics and society in late colonial Zambia
(2011)
Editors: J.B. Gewald; M. Hinfelaar; G. Macola
Type of Publication: Book

On becoming a chief in the Kaokoveld, colonial Namibia, 1916 -25
(2011)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Journal Article

Remote but in contact with history and the world
(2010)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Journal Article

African miners and shape shifting flight capital: the case of Baluba Luanshya
(2010)
J.B. Gewald; S. Soeters
Editors: A. Fraser; M. Larmer
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

The speed of change : motor vehicles and people in Africa, 1890-2000
(2009)
Editors: J.B. Gewald; S. Luning; K. van Walraven
Type of Publication: Book

Motor vehicles and people in Africa: an introduction
(2009)
K. van Walraven; S. Luning; J.B. Gewald
Editors: K. van Walraven; S. Luning; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

People, mines and cars: towards a revision of Zambian History, 1890-1930
(2009)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: K. van Walraven; S. Luning; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

One Zambia, many histories : towards a history of post-colonial Zambia
(2008)
Editors: J.B. Gewald; M. Hinfelaar; G. Macola
Type of Publication: Book

From the Old Location to Bishops Hill: the politics of urban planning and landscape history in Windhoek, Namibia
(2008)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: M. Bollig; O. Bubenzer
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Introduction
(2008)
J.B. Gewald; M. Hinfelaar; G. Macola
Editors: J.B. Gewald; M. Hinfelaar; G. Macola
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Strength beyond structure : social and historical trajectories of agency in Africa
(2007)
Editors: M.E. de Bruijn; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book

Social and historical trajectories of agency in Africa : an introduction
(2007)
M.E. de Bruijn; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald
Editors: M.E. de Bruijn; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Social and historical trajectories of agency in Africa
(2007)
M.E. de Bruijn; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald
Editors: P. Chabal; U. Engel; L.J. de Haan
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Colonisation, Genocide and Resurgence: The Herero of Namibia, 1890-1923
(2007)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: J. Zimmerer; J. Zeller
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Coming Through Slaughter: The Herero of Namibia, 1904-1940
(2007)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: A. Rao; M. Bollig; M. Böck
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Genozid, Herero-Identität(en) und die Befreiungsbewegung an der Macht
(2005)
J.B. Gewald; H. Melber
Editors: H. Melber
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Das deutsche Kaiserreich und die Herero des südlichen Afrika: der Völkermord und die Entschädigungsfrage
(2005)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: A. Jones
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Nationalistische Diskurse einer Befreiungsbewegung an der Macht: Auf dem Wege zu einer patriotischen Geschichte?
(2005)
J.B. Gewald; H. Melber
Editors: H. Melber
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

From output to outcome? 25 years of IOB evaluations
(2004)
J. van Beurden; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book

Situating globality : African agency in the appropriation of global culture
(2004)
Editors: W.M.J. van Binsbergen; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book

Ovita ovia Zürn - "Zürn's Krieg"
(2004)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: L. von Förster; D. Henrichsen; M. Bollig
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Namibia's Past in the Present: Towards Patriotic History?
(2004)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

The Herero and Nama Genocides, 1904 - 1908
(2004)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: D.L. Shelton
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

African History and the Netherlands
(2004)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Imperial Germany and the Herero of Southern Africa : genocide and the quest of recompense
(2004)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: A. Jones
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Who Killed Clemens Kapuuo?
(2004)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Journal Article

Urbanisation in Africa, the example of Zambia
(2004)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Coming through slaughter: The Herero of Namibia 1904 - 1940
(2004)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Colonisation, Genocide and Resurgence: The Herero of Namibia, 1890 - 1923
(2004)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Ontwikkelingshulp faalt door onkunde
(2004)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Journal Article

Global media and violence in Africa: The case of Somalia
(2004)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: W.M.J. van Binsbergen; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Situating globality: African agency in the appropriation of global culture : an introduction
(2004)
W.M.J. van Binsbergen; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald
Editors: W.M.J. van Binsbergen; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Die Beerdigung von Samuel Maharero und die Reorganisation der Herero
(2003)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: J. Zimmerer; J. Zeller
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Kolonisierung, Völkermord und Wiederkehr : die Herero von Namibia 1890-1923
(2003)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: J. Zimmerer; J. Zeller
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

The Herero genocide: German unity, settlers, soldiers, and ideas
(2003)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: M. Bechhaus-Gerst; R. Klein-Arendt
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Culture de la violence, destruction des normes et déshumanisation en Afrique
(2003)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Journal Article

25 Years IOV-IOB: Competence with Consequence?
(2003)
J.B. Gewald; M. Prins
Type of Publication: Book

Herero genocide in the twentieth century: politics and memory
(2003)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: J. Abbink; M.E. de Bruijn; K. van Walraven
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

A Teutonic ethnologist in the Windhoek district: rethinking the anthropology of Guenther Wagner
(2002)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: D. LeBeau; R.J. Gordon
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

El Negro, El Niño, Witchcraft and the absence of rain in Botswana
(2002)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Journal Article

The first and the last of the Twentieth Century: The Herero and the Rwandan genocides
(2002)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Globalisation and violence in Africa
(2002)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

El Negro, el Niño, Witchcraft and the absence of rain in Botswana
(2001)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

El Negro, el Niño, witchcraft and the absence of rain in Botswana
(2001)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Journal Article

The Herero genocide: Bureaucracy and mass-killing
(2001)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Anticipating the Kaiser: German soldiers and the Herero genocide
(2001)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

People, cattle and land-transformations of pastoral society : an introduction
(2000)
M. Bollig; J.B. Gewald
Editors: M. Bollig; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Colonization, genocide and resurgence: the Herero of Namibia 1890-1933
(2000)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: M. Bollig; J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Herero and missionaries: the making of historical sources in the 1920s
(2000)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: W.J.G. Möhlig
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

People, cattle and land : transformations of a pastoral society in southwestern Africa
(2000)
Editors: J.B. Gewald; M. Bollig
Type of Publication: Book

Of brothers and war: On becoming a chief in the Kaokoveld 1916-1930
(1999)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Mirror images? photographs of Herero commemorations in the 1920s and 1930s
(1998)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: W. Hartmann; P. Hayes; J. Silvester
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Heaven on earth: Herero conceptualisation of land 1920-1940
(1998)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Herero annual parades: commemorating to create
(1998)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: H. Behrend; T. Geider
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Herero and missionaries: the making of historical sources in the 1920's
(1997)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Herero annual parades: commemorating to create
(1996)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Death by camel: the Herero succession dispute of 1890-1894
(1995)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Unburdening myself of Herero history
(1995)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Untapped sources: slave exports from southern and central Namibia up to the mid-nineteenth century
(1995)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: C. Hamilton
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

Seeking to return?, Herero exiles 1904-1923
(1994)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Book

The great General of the Kaiser
(1994)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Journal Article

History in the making: commemorations of the dead and Herero identity in the 20th century
(1994)
J.B. Gewald
Editors: J. van der Kle
Type of Publication: Book Chapter

The curse of Kahimemua: the impact of rinderpest in Hereroland
(1994)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

The creation of Damaraland: the creation of a new ethnicity?
(1993)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

The return of Herero refugees to Namibia post 1914
(1993)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper

Bakgalagadi ethnic formation in post independence Namibia
(1993)
J.B. Gewald
Type of Publication: Conference Paper
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Forged in the Great War : people, transport, and labour, the establishment of colonial rule in Zambia, 1890-1920
Leiden: African Studies Centre, African studies collection 61, 2015
J.B. Gewald
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Colonial warfare : Hehe and World War One, the wars besides Maji Maji in south-western Tanzania
Leiden: African Studies Centre, ASC working paper 63, 2005
J.B. Gewald
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From output to outcome? 25 years of IOB evaluations
Amsterdam: Aksant, 2004
J. van Beurden; J.B. Gewald
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Words cannot be found : German colonial rule in Namibia : an annotated reprint of the 1918 Blue Book
Leiden [etc.]: Brill, Sources for African history, ISSN 1570-8721 ; vol. 1 2003
J. Silvester; J.B. Gewald

25 Years IOV-IOB: Competence with Consequence?
Amsterdam: IISG, IISG Working Document 2003
J.B. Gewald; M. Prins
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"We thought we would be free ..." : socio-cultural aspects of Herero history in Namibia 1915 - 1940
Köln: Köppe, History, cultural traditions and innovations in Southern Africa ; vol. 8 2000
J.B. Gewald

Towards redemption : a socio-political history of the Herero of Namibia between 1890 and 1923
Leiden: Research School CNWS, CNWS publications, ISSN 0925-3084 ; vol. 47 1996
J.B. Gewald

Seeking to return?, Herero exiles 1904-1923
Toronto: [African Studies Association], 1994
J.B. Gewald

'People on the move'
In: M. Gosselink; M. Holtrop; R. Ross: 'Good Hope. South Africa and The Netherlands from 1600', Nijmegen: Vantilt, 2017.

'Mensen op drift'
In: M. Gosselink; M. Holtrop; R. Ross: 'Goede Hoop. Zuid-Afrika en Nederland sinds 1600', Nijmegen: Vantilt, 2017.

'Gold the true motor of West African history: an overview of the importance of gold in West Africa and its relations with the wider world'
In: C. Panella: 'Worlds of debts: interdisciplinary perspectives on gold mining in West Africa', Amsterdam: Rozenberg, 2010.

'African miners and shape shifting flight capital: the case of Baluba Luanshya'
In: A. Fraser; M. Larmer: 'Zambia, mining, and neoliberalism boom and bust on the globalized copperbelt', Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.

'Motor vehicles and people in Africa: an introduction'
In: K. van Walraven; S. Luning; J.B. Gewald: 'The speed of change : motor vehicles and people in Africa, 1890-2000', Leiden [etc.]: Brill, 2009.

'People, mines and cars: towards a revision of Zambian History, 1890-1930'
In: K. van Walraven; S. Luning; J.B. Gewald: 'The speed of change : motor vehicles and people in Africa, 1890-2000', Leiden [etc.]: Brill, 2009.

'Introduction'
In: J.B. Gewald; M. Hinfelaar; G. Macola: 'One Zambia, many histories : towards a history of post-colonial Zambia', Leiden [etc.]: Brill, 2008.

'From the Old Location to Bishops Hill: the politics of urban planning and landscape history in Windhoek, Namibia'
In: M. Bollig; O. Bubenzer: 'African Landscapes: Interdisciplinary Approaches', New York: Springer, 2008.

'Social and historical trajectories of agency in Africa : an introduction'
In: M.E. de Bruijn; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald: 'Strength beyond structure : social and historical trajectories of agency in Africa', Leiden: Brill, 2007.

'Social and historical trajectories of agency in Africa'
In: P. Chabal; U. Engel; L.J. de Haan: 'African Alternatives', Leiden [etc.]: Brill, 2007.

'Coming Through Slaughter: The Herero of Namibia, 1904-1940'
In: A. Rao; M. Bollig; M. Böck: 'The Practice of War: Production, reproduction and communication of armed violence', New York / Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2007.

'Colonisation, Genocide and Resurgence: The Herero of Namibia, 1890-1923'
In: J. Zimmerer; J. Zeller: 'Genocide in German South-West Africa: The Colonial War of 1904-1908 and its aftermath', Monmouth: Merlin Press, 2007.

'Nationalistische Diskurse einer Befreiungsbewegung an der Macht: Auf dem Wege zu einer patriotischen Geschichte?'
In: H. Melber: 'Genozid und Gedenken: Namibisch-Deutsche Geschichte und Gegenwart, Beiträge zur Politik mit Kolonialer Vergangenheit', Uppsala: Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, 2005.

'Das deutsche Kaiserreich und die Herero des südlichen Afrika: der Völkermord und die Entschädigungsfrage'
In: A. Jones: 'Völkermord, Kriegsverbrechen und der Westen', Berlin: Parthas Verlag GmbH, 2005.

'Genozid, Herero-Identität(en) und die Befreiungsbewegung an der Macht'
In: H. Melber: 'Genozid und Gedenken : Namibisch-deutsche Geschichte und Gegenwart', Frankfurt am Main: Brandes & Apsel, 2005.

'Situating globality: African agency in the appropriation of global culture : an introduction'
In: W.M.J. van Binsbergen; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald: 'Situating globality : African agency in the appropriation of global culture', Leiden [etc.]: Brill, 2004.
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'Imperial Germany and the Herero of Southern Africa : genocide and the quest of recompense'
In: A. Jones: 'Genocide, war crimes and the West : history and complicity', London: Zed Books, 2004.
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'Ovita ovia Zürn - "Zürn's Krieg"'
In: L. von Förster; D. Henrichsen; M. Bollig: 'Namibia-Deutschland : eine geteilte Geschichte : Widerstand, Gewalt, Erinnerung', Köln: Rautenstrauch-Joest-Museum, 2004.
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'The Herero and Nama Genocides, 1904 - 1908'
In: D.L. Shelton: 'Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity', New York: Macmillan Reference, 2004.

'Global media and violence in Africa: The case of Somalia'
In: W.M.J. van Binsbergen; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald: 'Situating globality: African agency in the appropriation of global culture', Leiden: Bril, 2004.
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'Herero genocide in the twentieth century: politics and memory'
In: J. Abbink; M.E. de Bruijn; K. van Walraven: 'Rethinking resistance : revolt and violence in African history', Leiden [etc.]: Brill, 2003.
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'The Herero genocide: German unity, settlers, soldiers, and ideas'
In: M. Bechhaus-Gerst; R. Klein-Arendt: 'Die (koloniale) Begegnung : AfrikanerInnen in Deutschland (1880-1945), Deutsche in Afrika (1880-1918)', Frankfurt am Main [etc.]: Peter Lang, 2003.
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'Kolonisierung, Völkermord und Wiederkehr : die Herero von Namibia 1890-1923'
In: J. Zimmerer; J. Zeller: 'Völkermord in Deutsch-Südwestafrika : der Kolonialkrieg (1904-1908) in Namibia und seine Folgen', Berlin: Links Verlag, 2003.

'Die Beerdigung von Samuel Maharero und die Reorganisation der Herero'
In: J. Zimmerer; J. Zeller: 'Völkermord in Deutsch-Südwestafrika : der Kolonialkrieg (1904-1908) in Namibia und seine Folgen', Berlin: Links Verlag, 2003.

'A Teutonic ethnologist in the Windhoek district: rethinking the anthropology of Guenther Wagner'
In: D. LeBeau; R.J. Gordon: 'Challenges for anthropology in the 'African Renaissance' : a Southern African contribution', Windhoek: University of Namibia Press, 2002.
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'Diluting drinks and deepening discontent : colonial liquor controls and public resistance in Windhoek, Namibia'
In: D.F. Bryceson: 'Alcohol in Africa : mixing business, pleasure, and politics', Portsmouth: NH : Heinemann, 2002.
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'Colonization, genocide and resurgence: the Herero of Namibia 1890-1933'
In: M. Bollig; J.B. Gewald: 'People, cattle and land : transformations of a pastoral society in southwestern Africa', Köln: Köppe, 2000.
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'Herero and missionaries: the making of historical sources in the 1920s'
In: W.J.G. Möhlig: 'Frühe Kolonialgeschichte Namibias 1880-1930', Cologne: Rüdiger Köppe Verlag, 2000.

'People, cattle and land-transformations of pastoral society : an introduction'
In: M. Bollig; J.B. Gewald: 'People, cattle and land : transformations of a pastoral society in southwestern Africa', Köln: Köppe, 2000.
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'Herero annual parades: commemorating to create'
In: H. Behrend; T. Geider: 'Afrikaner schreiben zurück : Texte und Bilder afrikanischer Ethnographen', Köln: Köppe, 1998.
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'Mirror images? photographs of Herero commemorations in the 1920s and 1930s'
In: W. Hartmann; P. Hayes; J. Silvester: 'The colonising camera: photographs in the making of Namibian history', Cape Town [etc.]: University of Cape Town Press, 1998.

'Untapped sources: slave exports from southern and central Namibia up to the mid-nineteenth century'
In: C. Hamilton: 'The Mfecane Aftermath', Johannesburg: Wits University Press, 1995.
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African roads to prosperity : people en route to socio-cultural and economic transformations
A. Akinyoade; J.B. Gewald (editors)
Leiden [etc.]: Brill, African dynamics 14, 2015.

Transforming innovations in Africa: explorative studies on appropriation in African societies
J.B. Gewald; A.H.M. Leliveld; I. Peša (editors)
Leiden [etc.]: Brill, African dynamics 11, 2012.
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Living the end of empire: politics and society in late colonial Zambia
J.B. Gewald; M. Hinfelaar; G. Macola (editors)
Leiden [etc.]: Brill, Afrika-Studiecentrum series 21, 2011.
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The speed of change : motor vehicles and people in Africa, 1890-2000
J.B. Gewald; S. Luning; K. van Walraven (editors)
Leiden [etc.]: Brill, Afrika-Studiecentrum series 13, 2009.
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One Zambia, many histories : towards a history of post-colonial Zambia
J.B. Gewald; M. Hinfelaar; G. Macola (editors)
Leiden [etc.]: Brill, Afrika-Studiecentrum series 12, 2008.
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Strength beyond structure : social and historical trajectories of agency in Africa
M.E. de Bruijn; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald (editors)
Leiden: Brill, African dynamics 6, 2007.
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Situating globality : African agency in the appropriation of global culture
W.M.J. van Binsbergen; R.A. van Dijk; J.B. Gewald (editors)
Leiden [etc.]: Brill, African dynamics 3, 2004.
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People, cattle and land : transformations of a pastoral society in southwestern Africa
J.B. Gewald; M. Bollig (editors)
Köln: Köppe, History, cultural traditions and innovations in Southern Africa ; 13 2000.

'Die Spanische Grippe in Afrika: Einige Anmerkungen zu Quellenlage und zukünftiger Forschung'
in: Periplus: Jahrbuch für Außereuropäische Geschichte, pp. 152 - 174, 2011.

'On becoming a chief in the Kaokoveld, colonial Namibia, 1916 -25'
in: Journal of African History, vol. 52, pp. 23 - 42, 2011.
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'Remote but in contact with history and the world'
in: PNAS: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, May 4 2010, vol. 107, no. 18, 2010.
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'Colonial warfare : Hehe and World War One, the wars besides Maji Maji in south-western Tanzania'
in: African Historical Review, vol. 40, no. 2, pp. 1 - 27, 2008.

'Who Killed Clemens Kapuuo?'
in: Journal of Southern African studies, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 559 - 576, 2004.
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'Ontwikkelingshulp faalt door onkunde'
in: NRC Handelsblad, no. 6 October, 2004.

'Culture de la violence, destruction des normes et déshumanisation en Afrique'
in: Marchés tropicaux et méditerranéens, vol. 58, no. 3000, pp. 977 - 987, 2003.
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'El Negro, El Niño, Witchcraft and the absence of rain in Botswana'
in: Pula: Botswana Journal of African Studies, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 37 - 51, 2002.
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'Flags, funerals and fanfares: Herero and missionary contestations of the acceptable, 1900-1940'
in: Journal of African cultural studies, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 105 - 117, 2002.
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'Missionaries, Hereros, and motorcars: mobility and the impact of motor vehicles in Namibia before 1940'
in: The international journal of African historical studies, vol. 35, no. 2/3, pp. 257 - 285, 2002.
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'El Negro, el Niño, witchcraft and the absence of rain in Botswana'
in: African affairs : the journal of the Royal African Society, vol. 100, no. 401, pp. 555 - 580, 2001.
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'Making tribes: social engineering in the Western Province of British administered Eritrea 1941-52'
in: Journal of Colonialism and Colonial History, vol. 1, no. 2, 2000.
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'Mbadamassi of Lagos: a Nigerian soldier for King and Kaiser, and a deportee to German South West Africa'
in: Newsletter Namibia Scientific Society, vol. 41, no. 1-3, pp. 3 - 21, 2000.

'The issue of forced labour in the 'Onjembo' : German South West Africa 1904-1908'
in: Itinerario : bulletin of the Leyden Centre for the History of European Expansion, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 97 - 104, 1995.
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'The great General of the Kaiser'
in: Botswana notes and records, vol. 26, pp. 67 - 76, 1994.
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'Review of "Mineworkers in Zambia: labour and political change in post-colonial Africa" by M. Larmer'
International Review of Social History, vol. 54, no. 3, pp. 524 - 527, 2009.

''Carriers of Culture: Labor on the Road in Nineteenth Century East Africa' written by Stephen J. Rockel'
International Review of Social History, vol. 53, no. 1, pp. 145 - 147, 2008.

''Mining and the Colonial State in Northern Rhodesia, c. 1930-64' written by L.J. Butler'
Journal of African History, vol. 49, no. 3, pp. 489 - 491, 2008.

'Review of L. Rakner, Political and economic liberalisation in Zambia 1991-2001'
Journal of African History, vol. 47, no. 2, pp. 353 - 355, 2006.

'Review of Kuzmierz, K. : Documents on South Africa: The Lienemann Collection (1970-1992)'
The journal of African history, vol. 46, no. 1, pp. 186 - 187, 2005.
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'Review of Walther, D.J. : Creating Germans abroad: cultural policies and national identity in Namibia'
International History Review, vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 163 - 164, 2004.

'Review Alexander, J., McGregor, J.and Ranger, T. : Violence & memory: one hundred years in the "dark forests" of Matabeleland'
African studies review : the journal of the African Studies Association, vol. 44, no. 3, pp. 122 - 125, 2002.
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'Review of Hooper E. : The river: A journey back to the source of HIV and AIDS'
Pula: Botswana Journal of African Studies, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 268 - 269, 2001.
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'Review of Negash,G. : A history of Tigrinya literature in Eritrea: The oral and the written 1890-1991'
African affairs : the journal of the Royal African Society, vol. 99, no. 397, pp. 670 - 671, 2000.
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