Publications

The African Studies Centre Leiden currently publishes eight different series. Books published in the ASCL Collection Series and Occasional Publications Series can be ordered from the Webshop or they can be purchased during a visit to the ASCL library, as long they are in stock. Book series published by Brill can be ordered directly from the publisher, or they can be purchased during a visit to the ASCL library, as long as they are in stock.
If you have questions about publishing with the ASCL, please contact Mrs. Maaike Westra (m.a.westra@asc.leidenuniv.nl).

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A. Idrissa
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Politique africaine
Keywords: Africa, book reviews (form)
Added to database: 13 March 2023
A. Idrissa
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: 2022, Burkina Faso, coups d'état, Damiba, Paul-Henri (1981-)
Added to database: 13 March 2023
A. Idrissa
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: London review of books
Keywords: 2022, Burkina Faso, coups d'état
Added to database: 13 March 2023
Editors: M. Bedert; A. Bochow; R.A. van Dijk
Type of publication: Other
In: Africa today
Keywords: Africa, ethnography
Added to database: 13 March 2023
R.A. Coutinho
Type of publication: Book
Keywords: Coutinho, R.A. (1946- ), diaries (form), doctors, Guinea-Bissau, national liberation struggles, pictorial works (form)
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 10 March 2023
J.C.M. Damen
Editors: R.A. Coutinho
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: De vrijheidsstrijd van Guinee-Bissau: door de ogen van een jonge dokter, Roel Coutinho
Keywords: Coutinho, R.A. (1946- ), diaries (form), doctors, Guinea-Bissau, national liberation struggles, pictorial works (form)
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 10 March 2023
M.E. de Bruijn
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Conflict and society: advances in research

How can we explain the increasing popularity of slam poetry among youth in societies colored by long histories of conflict and political repression? This article explores this question for the rise of slam poetry in Chad, since 2014, a conflict-ridden country with an...

Keywords: Chad, slam poetry
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 07 March 2023
M.E. de Bruijn
Editors: L. Kroeker; A. Dreiser; C. Samimi
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Frontiers in African digital research: conference proceedings

This essay departs from my search to understand how (new/digital) media interact with society and vice versa, especially in relation to political communication and political change. These ‘effects’ of changing media technology, however, not only touch the...

Keywords: Africa, digitalization, Sahel
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 07 March 2023
B. Mutsvairo; K. Ogoreth; M.E. de Bruijn
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: The Guardian
Keywords: geopolitics, Mali, Russia, Sahel
Added to database: 07 March 2023
R. Okech; D. Kieti; V.R. van der Duim
Type of publication: Book
Keywords: biodiversity, climate change, festschrifts (form), Sub-Saharan Africa, tourism, Wishitemi, B.E. (1958-2021)
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 07 March 2023
M.E. de Bruijn
Editors: M. Storms
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Kaarten die geschiedenis schreven: 1000 jaar wereldgeschiedenis in 100 oude kaarten
Keywords: cartography, historiography, Sahara
Added to database: 06 March 2023
M.E. de Bruijn
Editors: M. Storms
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Maps that made history: 1000 years of world history in 100 old maps
Keywords: cartography, historiography, Sahara
Added to database: 06 March 2023
M.E. de Bruijn
Type of publication: Other

Chadians’ growing use of social media could prove a boon for the country’s political transition, but it could also fuel violence offline. With donor backing, authorities, civil society, online platforms and influencers should work to ensure social media remains a...

Keywords: Chad, politics, social media
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 06 March 2023
J.W.M. van Dijk; M.E. de Bruijn
Editors: A.K. Garcia; T. Haller; J.W.M. van Dijk; C. Samimi; J. Warner
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Drylands facing change: interventions, investments and identities
Keywords: Drylands, pastoralism, Sahel
Added to database: 06 March 2023
M.E. de Bruijn; Q. Zhang; H. Abu-Kishk; B. Butt; N. Hashimshony-Yaffe; T. Sternberg; A. Pas
Editors: A.K. Garcia; T. Haller; J.W.M. van Dijk; C. Samimi; J. Warner
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Drylands facing change: interventions, investments and identities

The new connectivity, through mobile phones, social media, and wireless internet, is an agent in social change in the drylands. In this chapter, we present four case studies: the introduction of mobile apps in Mongolia and Kenya, the role of mobile telephony in the Sahel, and...

Keywords: Drylands, Kenya, mobile phones, Mongolia, Negev Desert, Sahel, social change, social media
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 06 March 2023
M. Bedert; A. Bochow; R.A. van Dijk
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Africa today
Keywords: Africa, postcrisis
Added to database: 03 March 2023
A.J. Dietz; O. Louw; A. Zonjee
Editors: S.D. Brunn
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Stamps, nationalism and political transition

The Netherlands East Indies were regarded as the ‘Emerald Belt’ of the Netherlands, and a...

Keywords: identity, Indonesia, Netherlands, political change, postage stamps
Added to database: 01 March 2023
A.J. Dietz; P. Kabamba
Editors: S.D. Brunn
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Stamps, nationalism and political transition

The Belgian Congo suddenly became an independent republic in 1960 and that was followed by four years of turmoil and by an attempt to develop a national ‘authentic’ identity afterwards. Focusing on the 1950-1971 period these major changes can be made visible on...

Keywords: Democratic Republic of Congo, political change, postage stamps
Added to database: 01 March 2023
A.J. Dietz; J. Sterkenburg
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, Agricultural development, agriculture, food crisis
Added to database: 01 March 2023
C.E. Swinkels; E. Agasha; R. Kiconco
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, beekeeping, digitalisation
Added to database: 28 February 2023

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