Publications

The 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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A. Idrissa
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Oxford Research Encyclopedia of African History
Until the late 19th century, the central Sahel was a trade corridor between West and North Africa, which, especially since the fall of Gao at the end of the 16th century, had become a fairly violent and chaotic place. Around 1900, the French added to the violence when they...
Keywords: history, Niger
Added to database: 30 March 2022
M.E. de Bruijn
Editors: C. Greiner; S. van Wolputte; M. Bollig
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: African futures

Can we understand the future better when we consider the past? One way of comprehending the present-day turmoil in the Sahel is to consider how colonial, even pre-colonial, social inequalities inform the socially and politically marginalized positions of some social groups....

Keywords: Sahel
Added to database: 28 March 2022
T.A. van der Hoog
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, conflicts, North Korea
Added to database: 18 March 2022
T.D. Hendriks; R.A.R.L. Verbuyst; M.M.A. Kaag
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: The European journal of development research

Informal workers are a heterogeneous group distinguished by diverse activities and interests, but they have in common that they operate largely outside state regulations.In this article, we analyse the ways in which informal workers in Ghana are organising (themselves) in...

Keywords: Ghana, informal sector, informal workers, Resettlement
Added to database: 14 March 2022
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, food imports, food market, food prices, Russia, Ukraine
Added to database: 11 March 2022
D.J. Money; L. Teh
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: International labor and working class history
Keywords: China, Democratic Republic of Congo, labour history, miners, mining, race relations, working conditions, Zambia
Added to database: 01 March 2022
J.C.M. Damen
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: IP: vakblad voor informatieprofessionals
Added to database: 17 February 2022
B. Haverkort
Type of publication: Book

Bertus Haverkort groeide op in een boerengezin in Slagharen. Hij genoot van modernisering op de boerderij van zijn jeugd, omdat dit het werk verlichte en de opbrengsten verbeterde. Met in zijn bagage een dosis moderne landbouwkennis uit Wageningen, werkte hij aan programma...

Keywords: Agricultural development, agriculture extension, Colombia, Ghana, India, international cooperation, Netherlands, personal narratives (form), Sri Lanka
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 10 January 2022
A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Geografie
Keywords: Africa, migration
Added to database: 21 September 2021
A. Barr; M. Dekker; F. Mwansa; T.L. Zuze
Type of publication: Other

This document presents the findings from quantitative and qualitative 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 and...

Keywords: households, income, savings, social norms, spouses, Zambia
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 09 May 2022
A. Barr; M. Dekker; A. Hochleitner; T.L. Zuze
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: households, savings, spouses, Zambia
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 08 May 2022
A. Idrissa
Editors: J. Cha
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: The future of US-China tech competition: global perceptions, prospects, and strategies
Keywords: Africa, China, economic development, foreign policy, international relations, sovereignty, US
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 29 April 2022
L.W. Oudenhuijsen
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, feminism
Added to database: 19 April 2022
B. Mutsvairo; M.E. de Bruijn
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: African journalism studies
Keywords: in memoriams (form), Marie-Soleil Frère (1969-2021)
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 28 March 2022
D. Lalaye; M.E. de Bruijn; T.P.V.M. de Jong
Type of publication: Miscellaneous
In: Annals of tropical medicine and hygiene

This study determined the contribution of a mobile health (M-health) system to the treatment of Schistosoma haematobiumin a region of Chad where S. haematobium is endemic. M-health involves the use of a mobile phone for health care. The study compared the prevalence of...

Keywords: Chad, health care, mobile phone, schistosomiasis
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 28 March 2022
R. Pilossof; A. Cohen; D.J. Money
Editors: R. Pilossof; A. Cohen
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Labour and economic change in Southern Africa c.1900–2000: Zimbabwe, Zambia and Malawi

The twentieth century witnessed radical changes to the economic and social lives of people in the area that would become Zambia. The establishment of Company rule under the British South Africa Company (BSAC) initially saw the formation of two British protectorates,...

Keywords: economic development, labour relations, mining, political development, Zambia
Added to database: 28 March 2022
D.J. Money; L. Teh
Type of publication: Other
In: JSTOR Daily
Keywords: Great Britain, history, labour conditions, racism, South Africa, United States
Added to database: 28 March 2022
D.J. Money
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: The sociological review
Keywords: labour history, miners, race relations, Whites, Zambia
Added to database: 28 March 2022
D.J. Money; J. Chansa
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: copper mines, nationalization, Zambia
Added to database: 28 March 2022
G.J. Abbink
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute
Keywords: book reviews (form), Ethiopia
Added to database: 24 March 2022

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