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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M.S. Muller
Type of publication: Book

Focuses upon social interaction patterns in the Housing Estate of Kitale (Kenya). The inhabitants of this low income Housing Estate are sensitive to the same kind of spatial characteristics of housing as are people living under similar conditions in other societies. Both...

Keywords: dissertations (form), housing, interpersonal relations, Kenya
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 23 December 2011
P.J. Briers; J.C. Hoorweg; J.P. Stanfield
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Acta Paediatrica Scandinavia
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 23 December 2011
I. McDowell; J.C. Hoorweg
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Ecology of food and nutrition
Added to database: 23 December 2011
W.E.A. van Beek
Editors: W.E.A. van Beek; J.H. Scherer
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Explorations in the anthropology of religion: essays in honour of Jan van Baal
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 23 December 2011
W.M.J. van Binsbergen
Type of publication: Conference Paper
In: Paper read at the 34th Annual Meeting, Society for Applied Anthropology, Amsterdam, 22 pp, 1975
Keywords: migration, Zambia
Added to database: 23 December 2011
W.M.J. van Binsbergen
Type of publication: Conference Paper
In: Paper read at the 34th Annual Meeting, Society for Applied Anthropology, Amsterdam, 32 pp, 1975
Keywords: ethnicity, identity, Zambia
Added to database: 23 December 2011
W.M.J. van Binsbergen
Type of publication: Book

Abridged abstract: Antagonism between older and younger men constitutes a striking feature of a rural community in post-independent Zambia. In the local political processes surrounding the 1973 Zambia general elections, a small group of young men organised themselves within a...

Keywords: generation conflicts, labour migration, migration, politics, Rural, Zambia
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 23 December 2011
W.M.J. van Binsbergen
Type of publication: Book

Zambian ethnicity cannot be regarded as an independent input variable, based on ascriptive membership of a rural "tribe" and determining social relations and processes, as Central African sociological and historical research to date has tended to think. On the...

Keywords: ethnicity, identity, Nkoya, politics, Rural, Social stratification, Zambia
Added to database: 23 December 2011
L.J. de Haan; J. Sterkenburg; J. de Jong
Type of publication: Book
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 23 December 2011
H.A. Meilink
Type of publication: Review
In: Internationale spectator : tijdschrift voor internationale politiekInternationale spectator
Added to database: 03 April 2012
P.J.J. Konings
Type of publication: Book

Beschrijving en analyse van de traditionele Westafrikaanse samenleving en haar arbeidsverhoudingen, de veranderingen door de inlijving in het zich wereldwijd verbreidende kapitalistische systeem, het ontstaan van vakbonden, de verschillen tussen de vakbeweging in Frans West-...

Added to database: 23 December 2011
P.J.J. Konings
Type of publication: Book
Keywords: Ghana
Added to database: 23 December 2011
P.J.J. Konings
Type of publication: Book
Keywords: Ghana
Added to database: 23 December 2011
W.E.A. van Beek
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Reports on research projects
Keywords: Cameroon
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 23 December 2011
H.A. Meilink
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Kroniek van Afrika

Reviews briefly the role of population growth in economic growth theory and makes a few critical remarks on the applied methodology and the underlying assumptions. Emphasis is laid on the possible relationships between population and economic growth in the developing...

Keywords: Africa, Country, developing countries, economic development, Ethiopia, methodology, population growth, Zambia
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 23 December 2011
W.M.J. van Binsbergen
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Radikaal
Keywords: Zambia
Added to database: 23 December 2011
W.M.J. van Binsbergen
Type of publication: Conference Paper
In: Paper read at the Conference on Family Law in Africa, African Studies Centre Conference Papers Series, Leiden: African Studies Centre, 1974
Keywords: Africa, African studies, marriage, Zambia
Added to database: 23 December 2011
W.M.J. van Binsbergen
Type of publication: Book

Explores some of the main characteristics of the legal system of the present-day Nkoya of Zambia, and relates this system on the one hand to the official legel system as it is mainly represented among the Nkoya, by the local court, on the other hand to the general structure...

Keywords: Africa, customary law, family law, marriage, Nkoya, Rural, Zambia
Added to database: 23 December 2011
J.C. Hoorweg; I. McDowell
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Kroniek van Afrika

The high incidence of malnutrition in Uganda among children of pre-school age must be attributed, to a considerable extent, to feeding habits. Various organisations try to improve the nutritional status of children through education programmes aiming at changing infant...

Keywords: children, education, food, Uganda
Added to database: 23 December 2011
L.J. de Haan; J. Sterkenburg; J. de Jong
Type of publication: Book
Added to database: 23 December 2011

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