African Studies

African studies is the study of Africa, especially the continent's cultures and societies (as opposed to its geology, geography, zoology, etc.). The field includes the study of Africa's history (Pre-colonial, colonial, post-colonial), demography (ethnic groups), culture, politics, economy, languages, and religion (Islam, Christianity, traditional religions). A specialist in African studies is often referred to as an "africanist". A key focus of the discipline is to interrogate epistemological approaches, theories and methods in traditional disciplines using a critical lens that inserts African-centred ways of knowing and references. Africanists argue that there is a need to "deexoticize" Africa and banalise it, rather …

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CLD: Centre for Law and Democracy · 3 November 2022 English

While it is phenomena, namely the adoption and relatively easy to track the adoption of the implementation of legal guarantees legal guarantees for this right, assessing for access to information—increasingly …

in Western Nigeria’, The Journal of Modern African Studies, 29/3 (1991), pp. 457–80,


JCCF: Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms · 12 September 2022 English

Previously, from 2016-2018, I was a Research Assistant Professor at the University of Florida in the department of Anthropology and the department of Environmental & Global Health. [...] During the …

Issues, Actors and Outcomes. Annual Centre of African Studies Conference, University of Edinburgh. 31 May Pp. 180. Book review. The Journal of Modern African Studies, 56(1), 176-177. VOLUNTARY PROFESSIONAL SERVICE


CHA: Canadian Historical Association · 7 July 2022 English

Tanya Grodzinski, Royal Military College, Kingston Society From the age of thirteen to just prior to his death at thirty-two at the Battle of theFr omP the lage of thiirnteen …

African Refuge for the Canadian Journal of African Studies, University of Pennsylvania, Yale, and Princeton  The Globe and the Canadian Association of African Studies in 2018-2019. Mail, The Toronto Star, The Walrus Fon- africains pour le Canadian Journal of African Studies, en colla- dation Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, Université


PollutionWatch · 20 June 2022 English

For instance, many signing First Nations maintain that they did not intend to surrender the land, and instead meant to share the land with the government in a mutual relationship.51 …

inaugural lecture as A C Jordan professor of African Studies, University of Cape Town, 13 May 1998 quoted


PollutionWatch · 20 June 2022 English

For instance, many signing First Nations maintain that they did not intend to surrender the land, and instead meant to share the land with the government in a mutual relationship.51 …

inaugural lecture as A C Jordan professor of African Studies, University of Cape Town, 13 May 1998 quoted


PPF: Public Policy Forum  · 1 June 2022 English

For many employers, the pandemic was a crucible of assessing the status quo of working arrangements and culture, including the gaps and effectiveness of existing initiatives and business acumen related …

research in social anthropology, sociology and African studies brought her to Freie Universität Berlin, Stanford


Wilson Center Canada · 27 May 2022 English

Denmark is the Vice President of Programs and Director of Studies; Senior Advisor to the Asia Program; and Senior Fellow in the Kissinger Institute on China and the United States …

Opposition Politics in Elevating State Engagement,” African Studies Quarterly 16:3-4(2016), 89–106. 44 Hong Liu


Wilson Center Canada · 24 May 2022 English

The statements made and views expressed in this paper are solely the responsibility of the author and do not represent the views of the Wilson Center or the Carnegie Corporation …

Conflicts Across West Africa,”Canadian Journal of African Studies 40, issue 1 (2006):1-40 http://dx.doi.org/10


Wilson Center Canada · 24 May 2022 English

The statements made and views expressed in this paper are solely the responsibility of the author and do not represent the views of the Wilson Center or the Carnegie Corporation …

Hydro-Politics of the Blue Nile River,” Northeast African Studies 6, no. 1 (1999): 141-69. 9. Allan, J. Anthony Hydro-Politics of the Blue Nile River,” Northeast African Studies 6, no. 1 (1999). 12. Edward Ullendorff, “The 1902.” Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies 30, no. 3 (1967): 641-654. 13. Yihdego et al colonial boundaries,” Journal of Contemporary African Studies 33, no. 4 (2015): 441-466. 25. International


NCFA: National Crowdfunding Association of Canada · 18 May 2022 English

Finance, Competitiveness, and Innovation Global Practice, World Bank Financial Institutions Group, International Finance Corporation What Does Digital Money Mean for Emerging Market and Developing Economies? Fintech and the Future of …

Employment in Ghana.” The Journal of Modern African Studies 11(1): 61-89. Hileman, G. 2015. “The Bitcoin


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