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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A.J. Dietz; D.W.L. Ehrhardt
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa
Added to database: 21 January 2021
A. Raia
Type of publication: Book

In her dissertation, the author attempts a critical text edition of the Joseph story and a study on its adaptation to the Swahili Coast.The story of Joseph has been disseminated all over the world, translated into many different languages and adapted into various genres...

Added to database: 14 January 2021
G.J. Abbink
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Il Mondo Che Verrà 2021
Keywords: Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia, politicans
Added to database: 10 January 2021
G.J. Abbink
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: The World in 2021
Keywords: Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia, politicans
Added to database: 10 January 2021
J.C.M. Damen
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: IP: vakblad voor informatieprofessionals
Keywords: digital publishing
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 10 January 2021
A. Meckelburg; G.J. Abbink
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Northeast African Studies

In Ethiopia, as elsewhere in Africa, the boundaries of political belonging have always shifted. They continue to do so. Since the 1995 constitution, in a both peculiar and complex manner, ethnicity has been included in the apparatus of rights and practices, with often far-...

Keywords: citizenship, Ethiopia
Added to database: 07 January 2021
D.J. Money; H.O. Frøland; T. Gwatiwa
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Review of African political economy

Summary.This article examines the changing forms of African agency in the context of contestations over natural resource governance with the European Union. The authors argue that EU policy is motivated by material self-interest but that it has not been able to successfully...

Keywords: African Union, European Union, natural resources, policy
Added to database: 27 December 2020
V.A.S. Nyst; H. Smits
Editors: G.J. van der Wal; H. Smits; S. Petrollino; V.A.S. Nyst; M.G. Kossmann
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Essays on African languages and linguistics in honour of Maarten Mous
Keywords: grammar, Kordofanian languages, Lumun language, Sudan
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 17 December 2020
S. Reinders; M. Dekker; J.-B. Falisse
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Development policy review

Motivation: Higher education is regarded as a key instrument to enhance socioeconomic mobility and reduce inequalities. Recent literature reviews have examined inequalities in the higher education systems of high-income countries, but less is known about the situation in low...

Keywords: higher education, income, inequality, literature reviews (form)
Added to database: 07 December 2020
W.M.J.van Kessel
Editors: K. Felter
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Kind in Indië: jeugdjaren en familieleven in Nederlands-Indië. deel II
Added to database: 07 December 2020
H.E. Awuh; M. Dekker
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Journal of entrepreneurship in emerging economies

Building on the limitations of the efforts of aid agencies and non-governmental organisations to pull the poor out of poverty in low- and middle-income countries and declining opportunities for market expansion in high-income countries, microfranchising is being promoted as a...

Keywords: entrepreneurship, Ghana, microfranchising
Added to database: 06 December 2020
G.J. van der Wal; H. Smits; S. Petrollino; V.A.S. Nyst; M.G. Kossmann
Type of publication: Book

This book celebrates Maarten Mous, professor of African Linguistics at Leiden University. For many people engaged in the field of African linguistics (and beyond), Maarten has been a teacher, an engaged colleague, and an inspiration. On the occasion of his 65th birthday, the...

Keywords: Africa, linguistics
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 02 December 2020
A.J. Dietz; D.W.L. Ehrhardt; F. Veldkamp
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: 2020, economic conditions, Mauritania, political conditions
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 02 December 2020
J.C.M. Damen
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: IP: vakblad voor informatieprofessionals
Keywords: authors' rights, publishing
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 27 November 2020
J. Chabot
Type of publication: Book
Keywords: Angola, diaries (form), doctors, personal narratives(form)
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 20 November 2020
S. Pfaeltzer; M. van Enckevort
Type of publication: Book

‘Philosophers Beyond Borders’ covers 30 philosophers, some known and some not so known, from different parts of the world. They were chosen to show how persons from diverse cultures and different times are driven by the same desire to question well-established...

Keywords: philosophy, world
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 17 November 2020
J.C.M. Damen
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Elsevier
Keywords: electronic publishing, electronic resources, encyclopedias (form), internet, Netherlands
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 11 November 2020
W.E.A.van Beek; H. Tourneux
Type of publication: Book

Le présent volume de contes kapsiki a été recueilli à Mogodé trente-six ans après le précédent (Contes kapsiki du Cameroun). Nous avons voulu voir comment le genre avait évolué et s’était...

Keywords: Cameroon, fables (form), folk tales (form), Kapsiki
Added to database: 30 October 2020
A. Akinyoade; A.H. Kazimierczuk; O. Ekumankama; T. Agbaje; A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: beer, farmers, market, multinational enterprises, Nigeria, sorghum
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 19 October 2020
J.C.M. Damen
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: IP: vakblad voor informatieprofessionals
Keywords: electronic resources, information management
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 18 October 2020

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