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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K. van Walraven
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: cultural heritage, Dutch trading history, Nieuwe Afrikaansche Handels-Vennootschap, Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville)
Added to database: 24 January 2020

Africa at 60 (2020)
A.J. Dietz; N. de Vink
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, maps (form)
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 17 January 2020
A.E. Ezeoha; C.U. Uche; A. Ujunwa
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Business ethics: a European review

Using the case of Nigeria's Dangote Group and an exploratory research technique, we critique CSR practices in a developing country context based on a three‐pillar model—traditional CSR, strategic CSR and strategic business engagements. Our paper makes a unique...

Keywords: cement industry, Nigeria
Added to database: 18 November 2019
O. Ekumankama; A.E. Ezeoha; C.U. Uche
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: International food and agribusiness management review (IFAMR)

Nigeria is arguably the largest importer of dairy products in Africa. Available statistics shows that up to 98% of the total dairy products consumed in the country are imported; and that about 75% of the entire dairy market is controlled by FrieslandCampina WAMCO (FCW). The...

Keywords: dairy industry, government policy, Nigeria
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 22 October 2019
R.A. van Dijk; K.L. van Bemmel
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Current anthropology
Keywords: mental health, psychotherapy, review articles (form), Uganda
Added to database: 24 January 2020
R.A. van Dijk
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Botswana, social welfare
Added to database: 24 January 2020
S. Hollander; M. Dekker
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, employment, youth employment
Added to database: 20 January 2020
S. Reinders; M. Dekker; F. van Kesteren; L.W. Oudenhuijsen
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, economic growth, governance, poverty, social welfare
Added to database: 20 January 2020
M. Dekker
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, development, development projects, economic growth, evaluation, inequality, policy
Added to database: 20 January 2020
M. Dekker; S. Hollander; F. van Kesteren
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, development planning, government policy
Added to database: 20 January 2020
M. Spierenburg; M. Matelski; S. Zijlstra; L. van Kempen; M. Dekker; A. Nangulu; B. Otundo
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Kenya, land rights
Added to database: 20 January 2020
J.C.M. Damen
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Leidraad
Added to database: 16 January 2020
M.M.E.M. Rutten
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: arts, charities, Kenya, wildlife conservation
Added to database: 15 January 2020
A. Altaf
Type of publication: Book

While the inclusion of extreme poor people is a noble and necessary objective, it is challenging. Attempts to include extreme poor people in development interventìons have often been disappointing. This book addresses the challenge of including the poorest people. lt...

Keywords: Bangladesh, Benin, Ethiopia, poverty
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 08 January 2020
A. Idrissa
Type of publication: Review
In: Africa : journal of the International African Institute
Keywords: history, Islam, Nigeria, politics, reform
Added to database: 17 December 2019
S.G.M.van Hees; T. O’Fallon; M. Hofker; M. Dekker; S. Polack; L.M. Banks; E.J.A.M. Spaan
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: International journal for equity in health

Background. One way to achieve universal health coverage (UHC) in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC) is the implementation of health insurance schemes. A robust and up to date overview of empirical evidence assessing and substantiating health equity impact of health...

Keywords: Africa, Asia, health insurance, South America
Added to database: 17 December 2019
A. Idrissa
Type of publication: Other

This study examines the reasons why northern Burkina has been engulfed by endemic violence since the mid-2010s, in an effort to understand future evolutions and recommend coping and preventive action. The causes of the violence, the study asserts, are external to Burkina and...

Keywords: Burkina Faso, conflict, violence
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 12 December 2019
M. van den Bergh; B. de Bruijn; A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Limosa

Samenvatting: Veel Europese trekvogelpopulaties laten een (sterk) negatieve trend zien. De oorzaken zijn divers en te vinden in broedgebieden, langs trekroutes en in - veelal Afrikaanse - overwinteringsgebieden. In de Sahel vormen met name veranderingen in het landschap een...

Keywords: Europe, migratory birds, Sahel
Added to database: 12 December 2019

Niger (2019)
K. van Walraven
Editors: V. Adetula; B. Kamski; A. Mehler; H. Melber
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Africa yearbook : politics, economy and society South of the Sahara in 2018
Keywords: development, economy, Niger, policy, politics
Added to database: 09 December 2019

Ethiopia (2019)
G.J. Abbink
Editors: V. Adetula; B. Kamski; A. Mehler; H. Melber
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Africa yearbook : politics, economy and society South of the Sahara in 2018
Keywords: development, economy, Ethiopia, policy, politics
Added to database: 09 December 2019

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