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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T.A. van der Hoog
Type of publication: Book
Keywords: heroes, historiography, monuments, Namibia, national liberation movements, nationalism, North Korea, socialism, SWAPO, ZANU-PF, Zimbabwe
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 16 July 2019
V. Eichelsheim; L.H. Berckmoes; B. Hola; T. Rutayisire; A. Richters
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Intervention : journal of mental health and psychosocial support in conflict affected areas

This study aims to (i) understand how the legacies of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi and its aftermath are transmitted to the next generation within Rwandan families and (ii) explore how institutional support plays a role in the pathways of intergenerational transmission...

Keywords: genocide, interpersonal relations, Rwanda, Tutsi
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 11 July 2019
Editors: M.C.A. van Winden; A.L. Yeadell-Moore
Type of publication: Book
Keywords: African studies, annual reports (form), ASCL, Netherlands
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 04 July 2019
G.C.van de Bruinhorst
Editors: Z. Hirji
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Approaches to the Qur’an in Sub-Saharan Africa
Keywords: Islam, Koran, personal narratives, religous literature, Swahili language, Tanzania, translation, ulema
Added to database: 03 July 2019
N. Oomes; A. Heyma; T. Belt; N. Berthiaume; P. Bisschop; D. Jongerius; V. Spanikova; A.J. Dietz; A. Akinyoade; T.A. van der Hoog; M.M.A. Kaag
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: labour, labour market, labour migration, Middle East, Netherlands
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 28 June 2019
T.A. van der Hoog; A.J. Dietz; F. Düwell
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Bibliographies (form), databases (form), development, education, migration
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 28 June 2019
A. Akinyoade
Type of publication: Other

Enrolment in both primary and secondary schools has risen substantially over the years, but secondary and tertiary enrolment remains low. The primary student population increased from just under4 million students in 1970 to more than 26 million students in 2013.Similarly, at...

Keywords: education, employment, labour market, migration, Nigeria, unemployment
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 28 June 2019
T.D. Hendriks; R. Reis; M. Sostakova; L.H. Berckmoes
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Childen $ society

This study explores how children in conflict-affected Burundi deal with violence in their everyday lives. Focusing on schools as a context in which children are prepared for further roles in society, child-centred, qualitative and mixed-methods research was conducted at 36...

Keywords: Burundi, children, violence
Added to database: 28 June 2019
M.M.A. Kaag; M. Ocadiz
Editors: E. Mawdsley; E. Fourie; W. Nauta
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Researching South-South development cooperation :the politics of knowledge production

In this chapter, we aim to reflect on our own positionalities vis-à-vis the topic of South–South Development Cooperation (SSDC), both in terms of research background and experience, our personal journeys and our institutional setting, and explore what these yield...

Keywords: development cooperation, research, South-South relations
Added to database: 25 June 2019

Introduction (2019)
R. Akinyele; A.J. Dietz
Editors: R. Akinyele; A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Crime, law and society in Nigeria : essays in honour of Stephen Ellis
Keywords: history, Nigeria, organized crime
Added to database: 18 June 2019
R. Akinyele; A.J. Dietz
Type of publication: Book
Keywords: history, Nigeria, organized crime
Added to database: 18 June 2019
G. Baltissen; M.M.A. Kaag; A. Lodder; G. Steel
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: land, migration, West Africa, youth
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 09 May 2019
A. Idrissa
Type of publication: Other

La présente étude a pour objet d’analyser certains aspects de l’impact des politiques migratoires de l’Union Européenne sur la CEDEAO, le projet d’intégration économique régionale de l’Afrique de l’...

Keywords: ECOWAS, EU, Mali, migration policy, Niger, Nigeria, West Africa
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 02 May 2019
A. Idrissa
Type of publication: Other

This study analyses some aspects of the impact of European Union migration policies on ECOWAS, the West African regional economic integration project, and on the migration policies of three countries in the region, Nigeria, Mali, and Niger. The study focuses in particular on...

Keywords: ECOWAS, EU, Mali, migration policy, Niger, Nigeria, West Africa
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 02 May 2019
J.B. Gewald; F. Kamsteeg; H. Wels
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Clingendael spectator
Keywords: BRICS, elections, South Africa
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 25 April 2019
M.M.A. Kaag; G. Baltissen; G. Steel; A. Lodder
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Land

This paper presents the results of a short-term research project conducted in 2017/2018 on the various ways in which migration and land dynamics in West Africa are intertwined. Contrary to much conventional (policy) thinking in the European Union (EU) today, our point of...

Keywords: governance, land, migration, West Africa, youth
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 10 April 2019
M.E. de Bruijn
Type of publication: Book

Urbanization in Africa also means rapid technological change. At the turn of the 21st century, mobile telephony appeared in urban Africa. Ten years later, it covered large parts of rural Africa and – thanks to the smartphone – became the main access to the...

Keywords: African studies, Central Africa, information technology, mobile phone, West Africa
Added to database: 09 April 2019
A. Barr; M. Dekker; W. Janssens; B. Kebede; B. Kramer
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: American economic journal: applied economics
Keywords: economic behaviour, households, Nigeria, polygamy
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 27 March 2019
A.H. Kazimierczuk
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: Renewable and sustainable energy reviews

This article provides a review of the latest status and policy framework for wind energy in Africa. In addition, it takes a close look at Kenya, which is one of the most successful African countries in terms of attracting renewable energy (RE) investments, including the...

Keywords: energy policy, Kenya, wind energy
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 21 March 2019
M. Venkatachalam
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Africa, international relations, Turkey
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 20 March 2019

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