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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R. Reis; M.R. Crone; L.H. Berckmoes
Editors: S. Song; P. Ventevogel
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Child, adolescent and family refugee mental health : a global perspective
Keywords: adolescents, children, mental health, refugees
Added to database: 07 August 2020
J. Heijs
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, politics, postal stamps, propaganda
Added to database: 06 August 2020

St Helena (2020)
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postage stamps, postal services, Saint Helena
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 06 August 2020

Ascension (2020)
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Ascension, postal stamps
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 06 August 2020
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: postage stamps, Tristan da Cunha
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 06 August 2020
L.W. Oudenhuijsen
Type of publication: Other

Both African migration and queer Africa are loaded with negative stereotypes in global discourse, including misunderstandings on the interconnected reasons why marginalised people migrate. In Senegal, the open-endedness of both migration and of queerness has the possibility...

Keywords: lesbians, migration, Senegal
Added to database: 04 August 2020
C. Vierke; A. Raia
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Asian journal of African studies
Keywords: Africa, African languages, literature
Added to database: 16 July 2020

Benin at 60 (2020)
A.J. Dietz; D.W.L Ehrhardt; F. Veldkamp
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: 2020, Benin, economic conditions, political conditions
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 15 July 2020
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Clingendael Spectator
Keywords: Africa, population growth
Added to database: 15 July 2020
A. Raia
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Matatu

In this paper, I seek to investigate the manifold relationships between traditional and contemporary, oral and written Swahili poetry—in the utendi and mashairi forms—and its recitation in terms of the following considerations: how have advances in technology...

Keywords: Africa, poetry, Swahili
Added to database: 15 July 2020
M. Boter
Type of publication: Other
In: Voertaal
Keywords: Africa, african collections, African Studies centres, libraries, Netherlands, South Africa
Added to database: 08 July 2020
A.J. Dietz; D.W.L Ehrhardt; F. Veldkamp
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Democratic Republic of Congo, economic conditions, political conditions
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 07 July 2020
A. Idrissa
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: London review of books
Keywords: history, Mali
Added to database: 03 July 2020
M. Shannon; K. Otsuki; A. Zoomers; M.M.A. Kaag
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Urban studies

A new era of global interventionism in African cities is emerging. The implications of which for existing claims to urban space are poorly understood. This is particularly true for the claims of farmers. Despite being a ubiquitous feature of many African cities, urban...

Keywords: Mozambique, urban agriculture, urban planning, urbanization
Added to database: 01 July 2020
M. Venkatachalam; R. Modi; J. Salazar
Type of publication: Book

Common Threads explores the ties that bind India and Africa through the material medium of cloth, from antiquity to the present. Cloth made in India has been sold across African markets for millennia, by Indian, African, and European traders. The history of this trade offers...

Keywords: Africa, cloth, India, textile industry
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 30 June 2020
G.J. Abbink
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Clingendael spectator
Keywords: Africa, politics
Added to database: 12 June 2020
A. Idrissa
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, Corona (COVID-19)
Added to database: 12 June 2020
A. Barr; M. Dekker; F. Mwansa; T.L. Zuze
Type of publication: Other

This document presents the preliminary findings from the quantitative data generation and analysis conducted as part of the project “Financial decision-making, gender and social norms in Zambia”.Using a series of specially designed behavioural experiments,we...

Keywords: households, savings, social norms, spouses, Zambia
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 04 June 2020
D.J. Money; D. van Zyl-Hermann
Type of publication: Book
In: Routledge studies in the modern history of Africa

This book showcases new research by emerging and established scholars on white workers and the white poor in Southern Africa.Rethinking White Societies in Southern Africa challenges the geographical and chronological limitations of existing scholarship by presenting case...

Keywords: poverty, race relations, social history, Southern Africa, Whites, working class
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 29 May 2020
D.J. Money; D. van Zyl-Hermann
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: 20th century, Angola, Mozambique, social classes, social history, South Africa, Whites, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 28 May 2020

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