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African Studies: Social Sciences

Resources for African History, Current Events, Arts, Literature and Cultures, and Social Science Disciplines.

Selected Reference E-Books

The Cambridge History of Africa. 8 vols. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, c1982-

The Cambridge history of Islam. 4 vols. Edited by P.M. Holt, Ann K.S. Lambton, Bernard Lewis. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, c2008.

The Cambridge World History of Food. 2 vols. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, c2000.

The Cambridge world history of human disease / editor, Kenneth F. Kiple ; executive editor, Rachael Rockwell Graham ; associate editors, David Frey ... [et al.] ; assistant editors, Alicia Browne ... [et al.]. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1993.

Selected E-Books

New African Diaspora. Indiana University Press 2009.

E-Books from the Palgrave Political & International Studies Collection 2006

Poverty, AIDS and Hunger: Breaking the Poverty Trap in Malawi
Anne C. Conroy, Malcolm J Blackie, Alan Whiteside, Justin C. Malewezi and Jeffrey D. Sachs
Print Pub Date: October 2006

Globalization, Negotiation, and the Failure of Transformation in South Africa: Revolution at a Bargain?
Michael H. Allen
Print Pub Date: July 2006

The New Multilateralism in South African Diplomacy
Edited by Donna Lee, Ian Taylor and Paul D. Williams
Print Pub Date: May 2006

Civil Society and Democracy in Latin America

Richard Feinberg, Carlos H. Waisman and Leon Zamosc
Print Pub Date: April 2006

Transnational Mobilization and Domestic Regime Change: Africa in Comparative Perspective
Hans Peter Schmitz
Print Pub Date: March 2006

Anti-Apartheid and the Emergence of a Global Civil Society

Håkan Thörn
Print Pub Date: February 2006

Africa's Elusive Quest for Development
Mathurin C. Houngnikpo
Print Pub Date: February 2006

African Parliaments: Between Governance and Government
Edited by M. A. Mohamed Salih
Print Pub Date: December 2005

Electoral Politics in South Africa: Assessing the First Democratic Decade
Edited by Jessica Piombo and Lia Nijzink
Print Pub Date: December 2005

Rwanda's Genocide: The Politics of Global Justice
Kingsley Moghalu
Print Pub Date: November 2005

Selected Print Reference Books

Africa: A Guide to Reference Material. John McIlwaine, comp. New York: Hans Zell Publishers, 1993. ALEX REF Z3501.M3

The African Studies Companion: A Guide to Information Sources. 4th ed. Hans Zell, and CecileLomer. ALEX REF DT19.8.Z45

Historical Dictionary of International Organizations in Sub-Saharan Africa. Mark W. Delancey and Terry M. May. Lanham: The Scarecrow Press, 2002. ALEX REF JZ4850.M39

Selected Electronic Reports

Security and stability in Africa: a development approach / Clarence J. Bouchat. Carlisle, PA : Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College, [2010]