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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G.J. Abbink
Editors: J.-N. Bach; G.J. Abbink; S. Ancel; A.A.A. Aziz; E. Fantini; P. Ferras; H. Mwakimako; C. Nallet; A. Ylönen; J. Záhořík
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Routledge handbook of the Horn of Africa

This chapter presents a brief history of 20th-century Ethiopian ‘state of emergency’ (SoE) declarations in the light of theory and practice, interpreting the most recent ones in connection with the change of regime in 1991, the 1995 constitution, and the Ethiopian...

Keywords: Ethiopa, history
Added to database: 21 April 2022
G.J. Abbink
Editors: J.-N. Bach; G.J. Abbink; S. Ancel; A.A.A. Aziz; E. Fantini; P. Ferras; H. Mwakimako; C. Nallet; A. Ylönen; J. Záhořík
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: The Routledge handbook of the Horn of Africa
Keywords: Northeast Africa
Added to database: 21 April 2022
S.T.M. Zanen
Type of publication: Other
Keywords: Southern Sudan
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 14 April 2022
D. Elwood Dunn
Type of publication: Book

An account of the author’s triple careers in academia, and services to two distinct governments of Liberia – William R. Tolbert’s and Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s (consultant). Situated between the crisis years of the True Whig Party (TWP) regime, and the...

Keywords: Dunn, D. Elwood (1972- ), Liberia, memoirs (form), politicans
Added to database: 01 April 2022
A. Ezeoha; A. Akinyoade; I. Amobi; O. Ekumankama; P. Kamau; A. Kazimierczuk; C. Mukobo; I. Okoye; C.U. Uche
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: European journal of development research

 In this paper, we employed a blend of multiple and historical case study design, and a mix of institutional, behavioral, resource-based, and multinational theories, to examine the nature of multinational companies’ (MNC) engagements in local economic development...

Keywords: beer, cement industry, dairy industry, multinational enterprises, Nigeria
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 31 March 2022
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
Open access: Full text
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
Open access: Full text
Added to database: 01 March 2022
J.C.M. Damen
Type of publication: Journal Article
In: IP: vakblad voor informatieprofessionals
Open access: Full text
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
W. E. A.van Beek; J.B. Gewald
Editors: M. Hoondert; P. Post; M. Klomp; M. Barnard
Type of publication: Book Chapter
In: Handbook of disaster ritual: multidisciplinary perspectives, cases and themes
Keywords: flag marches, Herero, Nambia, rituals
Added to database: 02 February 2023
A. Barr; M. Dekker; F. Mwansa; LT. 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; LT. 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

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