Publications by Major Topic

Agriculture / Arts/Art History / Development / Diaspora / Education / Environment/Land Use / Health and Disease / History–Precolonial / History–Colonial/Modern / Literature / Politics / Religion / Trade And Markets / War and Conflict / Women And Gender

African Studies Center publications series listed here are intended to highlight the research of scholars affiliated with Boston University or the work of other scholars presented at Boston University.

Note: These entries are listed alphabetically by title within each topic

Explanation of code numbers (used for ordering): AH, WP, and AAIC refer to article-length papers in Discussion Papers in the African Humanities (AH), Working Papers of the African Studies Center (WP), and African-American Issues Center Papers (AAIC). ARS refers to a paperback monograph in the African Research Studies. AFDOC refers to a book in the African Historical Documents series. BUPA refers to an edited book in the series Boston University Papers on Africa.

AGRICULTURE

Africa and the Global GM Crop Conflict: Why Europe Will Win, and Poor Farmers Lose, by Robert L. Paarlberg [2003] WP 245 ($4)

The Agrarian Question in Tanzania: The Case of Tobacco, by Susanne D. Mueller [1980] WP 32 ($4)

Anthropological Models of African Production: The Naturalization Problem, by Jane I. Guyer [1983] WP 78 ($4)

British, Colonial and Post-Colonial Food Regulation, with Reference to Nigeria: An Essay in Formal Sector Anthropology, by Jane I. Guyer [1991] WP 158 ($4)

Commercialization and the Harvest Work of Women in Ibarapa, Oyo State, Nigeria, by Olufemi Idowu and Jane I. Guyer [1993] WP 172 ($4)

Coping with Confusion: African Farmers’ Responses to Economic Instability in the 1970s and 1980s, by Sara Berry [1989] WP 141 ($4)

Coping with Seasonality in Amhara Households of Wogda, Central Ethiopia: An In-Depth and Multi-Dimensional Perspective, by Yared Amare [1996] WP 208

The Diffusion of Fertilizer in Ethiopia: Pattern Determinants and Implications, by Bisrat Aklilu [1979] WP 15 ($4)

The Distribution and Efficiency of Crop Production in Tribal Areas of Botswana, by Robert E. B. Lucas [1981] WP 44 ($4)

Family and Farm in Southern Cameroon, by Jane I. Guyer [1984] ARS 15 ($11)

Frontier Agriculture, Food Supply, and Conjuncture: A Revolution in Dura on Ethiopia’s Mazega 1898–1930, by James C. McCann [1989] WP 138 ($4)

“‘GM or Death’: Food and Choice in Zambia”, by Christopher M. Annear [2003] WP 247 ($4)

A Great Agrarian Cycle? A History of Agricultural Productivity and Demographic Change in Highland Ethiopia, 1900–1987, by James C. McCann [1988] WP 131 ($4)

HIV/AIDS and the Agricultural Sector in Eastern and Southern Africa: Anticipating the Consequences, by Thomas S. Jayne, Marcela Villarreal, Prabhu Pingali, and Gunter Hemrich, WP 253 ($4)

Labor-Saving Techniques in Food Processing: Rural Women and Technological Change in the Gambia, by Kamla Nath [1985] WP 108 ($4)

Neo-Classical Household Models and Modes of Household Production: Problems in the Analysis of African Agricultural Households, by Jeanne Koopman [1992] WP 166 ($4)

Oil and the Disappearing Peasantry: Accumulation, Differentiation, and Underdevelopment in Western Nigeria, by Sara Berry [1982] WP 66 ($4)

Property Rights and Rural Resource Management: The Case of Tree Crops in West Africa, by Sara Berry [1987] WP 122 ($4)

Seasonal Patterns of Household and Child Food Consumption among Amhara Peasants: The Case of Wogda, Central Ethiopia, by Yared Amare [1998] WP 213 ($4)

Starving in Plenty and in Poverty: Famine in the Gabon Estuary, 1916–1926, by Jeremy Rich [2001] WP 239 ($4)

Stewards of African Labor: The Evolution of Trusteeship in Kenya’s Horticulture Industry, by Catherine Dolan, WP 252 ($4)

Women and Vegetable Gardens in the Gambia: Action Aid and Rural Development, by Kamla Nath [1985] WP 109 ($4)

ARTS/ART HISTORY

Museumafrica as Metonymic for the “New” South Africa, 1988–2004, by Sara Byala, AH 37 ($4)

African Art in Movement: Traders, Networks, and Objects in the West African Art Market, by Christopher B. Steiner [1989] AH 3 ($4)

Art in History, History in Art: The Idoma Ancestral Masquerade as Historical Evidence, by Sidney Littlefield Kasfir [1985] WP 103 ($4)

Boston University Papers on Africa, 6: African Images: Essays in African Iconology, edited by Daniel F. McCall and Edna Bay [1975] (Order from Africana Publishing Company)

Fashioning a Modern Identity in Colonial Western Kenya: Struggles over Clothing in the Interwar Period, by Margaret Jean Hay [2002] AH 35 ($4)

Levels of Reality: Portraiture in African Art, by Jean Borgatti [1980] WP 36 ($4)

Oyibo: Representations of the Colonialist Other in Yoruba Art, 1826–1960, by Babatunde Lawal [1993] AH 24 ($4)

Patterns from Without, Meaning from Within: European-Style Military Dress and German Colonial Politics in the Bamum Kingdom (Cameroon), by Christraud Geary [1989] AH 1 ($4)

“Peripheral Markets” and The Purchase of Museum Collections in Early Colonial Equatorial Africa, by Jane I. Guyer [1992] AH 21 ($4)

The Bamum Two-Figure Throne: Additional Evidence, by Christraud Geary [1983] WP 74 ($4)

The Idiom of War in the Bamum Court Arts, by Christraud Geary [1981] WP 51 ($4)

The Sowo Mask: Symbol of Sisterhood, by Priscilla Hinckley [1980] WP 40 ($4)

Western Clothing and African Identity: Changing Consumption Patterns Among the Luo, by Margaret Jean Hay [1989] AH 2 ($4)

Who Wears the Pants? Christian Missions, Migrant Labor, and Clothing in Colonial Western Kenya, by Margaret Jean Hay [1992] AH 23 ($4)

COLONIAL AND MODERN HISTORY

Liberia’s Choice and Regional Stability, by John Gay, WP 251 ($4)

A Research Strategy for Analyzing the Colonial State, by Shaheen Mozaffar [1987] WP 128 ($4)

Africans Speak, Colonialism Writes: The Transcription and Translation of Oral Literature Before World War II, by Ralph Austen [1990] AH 8 ($4)

Attitudes Toward Race and Work in Mozambique: Lourenço Marques, 1900–1974, by Jeanne Penvenne [1979] WP 16 ($4)

Belgian-French Relations During World War II: The Perspective of a Congo Governor-General, by William B. Norton [1979] WP 18 ($4)

Between Decadent Enjoyment and Struggle to Survive: Market Women Restructuring Gender in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, by Tuulikki Pietilä [2001] WP 235 ($4)

Blatta Gäbrä Egzi’abeher’s Letter to Menilek in the Italian Colonial Context, by Irma Taddia [1991] AH 13 ($4)

Class and Gender on the Copperbelt: Women in Northern Rhodesian Copper Mining Areas 1926–1964, by Jane L. Parpart [1983] WP 77 ($4)

Class Consciousness among Zambian Copper Miners, 1950–1966, by Jane Parpart [1982] WP 53 ($4)

Colonial Politics and Historical Texts: The Case of the Umarian Narratives, by David Robinson [1991] AH 16 ($4)

Colonialism and the Individual: A Nigerian Life History, by Simon Ottenberg [1992] AH 19 ($4)

Coming of Age through Colonial Education: African Autobiography as Reluctant Bildungsroman, The Case of Camara Laye, by Ralph A. Austen [2000] AH 32 ($4)

The Development of a Labor Reserve: The Impact of Colonial Rule on Botswana, by David Massey [1980] WP 34 ($4)

The Dhow as Cultural Icon, by Erik Gilbert [2008] WP 258 ($6)

Diola Land/European Country: Religious Representations of the French in Twentieth-Century Senegal, by Robert M. Baum [1992] AH 20 ($4)

Fashioning a Modern Identity in Colonial Western Kenya: Struggles over Clothing in the Interwar Period, by Margaret Jean Hay [2002] AH 35 ($4)

Forced Labor and the Origins of an African Working Class: Lourenço Marques, 1870–1962, by Jeanne Penvenne [1979] WP 13 ($4)

Forest War No More: Detention, Villagization, and the Mau Mau Emergency, by Caroline Elkins [2000] WP 227 ($4)

Good Food, Riciculous Diets, and a Well Fed Swahili: British Approaches to Food in Colonial Zanzibari Institutions, by Melissa Graboyes, [2009] WP 262 ($6)

Head Tax, Social Structure, and Rural Incomes in Cameroun, 1922—1937, by Jane Guyer [1978] WP 3 ($4)

The Historical Origins of Tanzania’s Ruling Class, by Susanne D. Mueller [1980] WP 35 ($4)

Homes Fit for Heroes: White Servicemen, Social Justice, and the Making of Apartheid in South Africa, 1939–1948, by Neil Roos [2000] WP 232 ($4)

Imperialism, Dependency, and Social Class, by William Hansen and Brigitte Schulz [1981] WP 45 ($4)

Labor Conditions in the Tanzanian Mining Industry, 1930–1960, by Fred J. Kaijage [1983] WP 83 ($4)

Labor Strategies in Northern Rhodesian Copper Mines, 1926–1935, by Jane L. Parpart [1979] WP 23 ($4)

Language, Culture, and Patrimony in Africa: The French School and Its Victims, by John Hutchison [2004] WP 249 ($4)

Making Our Own Way: Women Working in Lourenço Marques, 1900–1933, by Jeanne Penvenne [1986] WP 114 ($4)

Material Culture and the Shaping of Consumer Society in Colonial Western Kenya, by Margaret Jean Hay [1994] WP 179 ($4)

Naming the Past in a “Scattered” Land: Memory and the Powers of Women’s Naming Practices in Southern Mozambique, by Heidi Gengenbach [2001] WP 234 ($4)

Oyibo: Representations of the Colonialist Other in Yoruba Art, 1826–1960, by Babatunde Lawal [1993] AH 24 ($4)

Patterns from Without, Meaning from Within: European-Style Military Dress and German Colonial Politics in the Bamum Kingdom (Cameroon), by Christraud Geary [1989] AH 1 ($4)

Peasant Resistance to Proletarianization in Colonial Tanzania, by Fred Kaijage [1983] WP 81 ($4)

Politics and Murder: A Case from West Africa in the 1940s, by Richard Rathbone [1992] WP 164 ($4)

Principles and Passion: Capturing the Legacy of João dos Santos Albasini, by Jeanne Penvenne [1991] AH 12 ($4)

The Provident Societies in the Rural Economy of Yaounde, 1945–1960, by Jane I. Guyer [1980] WP 37 ($4)

Settler Politics in the Nineteenth Century: The Case of Sinoe County, Liberia, by Jo Sullivan [1980] WP 33 ($4)

The Social History of Leisure and Sport in Colonial Brazzaville, by Phyllis Martin [1990] AH 7 ($4)

Social Mobility: Selling Transportation and Modernity in Independence-Era Ghana, by Jonathan T. Reynolds [2008] WP 256 ($6)

Starving in Plenty and in Poverty: Famine in the Gabon Estuary, 1916–1926, by Jeremy Rich [2001] WP 239 ($4)

“Stealing the Road”: Colonial Rule and the Hajj From Nigeria in the Early 20th Century, by Jonathan Reynolds [2003] WP 246 ($4)

The Streetcorner Press: Worker Intelligence Networks in Lourenço Marques, 1900–1962, by Jeanne Penvenne [1980] WP 26 ($4)

Transformations in Ilorin: Actions and Artefacts Speak Louder Than Words, by Ann O’Hear [1989] AH 4 ($4)

“Unwrapping” Nationalism: Dress, Gender, and Nationalist Discourse in Colonial Lagos, by Judith Byfield [2000] AH 30 ($4)

Western Clothing and African Identity: Changing Consumption Patterns Among the Luo, by Margaret Jean Hay [1989] AH 2 ($4)

Women in Ethiopian History: A Bibliographic Review, by Belete Bizuneh [2004] WP 250 ($4)

DEVELOPMENT

Stewards of African Labor: The Evolution of Trusteeship in Kenya’s Horticulture Industry, by Catherine Dolan, WP 252 ($4)

The Agrarian Question in Tanzania: The Case of Tobacco, by Susanne D. Mueller [1980] WP 32 ($4)

Aid or Imperialism? West Germany in Sub-Saharan Africa, by Brigitte Schulz and William Hansen [1982] WP 61 ($4)

Becoming Indigenous in Africa: The Globalization of Maasai and Barabaig Ethnic Identities, by Jim Igoe [2004] WP 248 ($4)

The Botswana National Migration Study: A Conceptual Framework, by John R. Harris [1981] WP 42 ($4)

Capitalism and Underdevelopment in Africa: A Critical Essay, by Sara Berry [1981] WP 49 ($4)

The Challenges of Post-Dam Environmental and Economic Rehabilitation in the Senegal River Valley, by Jeanne Koopman, [2007] RS 1 ($6)

Censuses, Development Plans, and Statistical Abstracts: A Working List of Holdings in the Boston University Documents Collection, by Victoria K. Evalds [1982] WP 63 ($4)

Consolidating Accountability for Development in Africa, by James B. Ghartey [1986] WP 116 ($4)

Custom, Class, and the “Informal” Sector: Or, Why Marginality is not Likely to Pay, by Sara Berry [1978] WP 1 ($4)

Damming the Empire: British Attitudes on Hydropower Development in Africa, 1917–1960, by Heather Hoag, [2008] PSAE RS 3 ($6.00)

Development, Underdevelopment, and the State in Ghana, by Naomi Chazan [1982] WP 58 ($4)

The Distribution of Wages and Employment in Rural Botswana, by Robert E.B. Lucas [1981] WP 43 ($4)

Economic Causes and Consequences of Migrations Within the Context of Underdevelopment in West Africa, by John Harris [1978] WP 6 ($4)

Ethiopian Land Tenure Revisited: Continuity, Change, and Contradictions, by Allan Hoben [2001] WP 236 ($4)

From Peasant to Artisan: Motor Mechanics in a Nigerian Town, by Sara S. Berry [1983] WP 76 ($4)

Household Economy, Demography, and the “Push” Factor in Northern Ethiopian History, 1916–1935, by James McCann [1984] WP 97 ($4)

International Migration: Economic Causes, Consequences, Evaluation, and Policies, by Robert E.B. Lucas [1979] WP 21 ($4)

Kings and Farmers. The Urban Development of Aksum, Ethiopia: ca. 500 BC–AD 1500, by Rodolfo Fattovich, [2008] PSAE RS 4 ($6.00)

Labor Conditions in the Tanzanian Mining Industry, 1930–1960, by Fred J. Kaijage [1983] WP 83 ($4)

Labor Migration from Botswana to South African Mines: Economic Effects, by John R. Harris [1983] WP 80 ($4)

The Local Politics of Market Liberalization in Tanzania: Power Relations, Shifting Alliances, and Contrasting Outcomes, by Stefano Ponte [2000] WP 229 ($4)

Micro-Finance Institutions in Kenya: Client Profiles and Institutional Growth, by Jeanne Koopman [2001] WP 238 ($4)

Migration among the Batswana, by Robert E.B. Lucas [1983] WP 70 ($4)

Mines and Migrants in South Africa, by Robert E.B. Lucas [1985] WP 106 ($4)

National Machineries for the Integration of Women in Development: A Strategy for the Gambia, by Kamla Nath [1985] WP 104 ($4)

NGOs, Wheat, and Civil Society: The Story of Tanzania’s Hanang Community Development Project, by Jim Igoe [2003] WP 243 ($4)

Oil and the Disappearing Peasantry: Accumulation, Differentiation, and Underdevelopment in Western Nigeria, by Sara Berry [1982] WP 66 ($4)

On the Care and Feeding of a Gift Horse: The Recurrent Cost Problem as the Result of Biased Project Design, by A. Mead Over, Jr. [1983] WP 69 ($4)

Publishing in Africa: A Neglected Component of Development, by Gretchen Walsh [1991] WP 156 ($4)

Slack in Kenya’s Modern Manufacturing Sector, by Irving Gershenberg [1985] WP 105 ($4)

Sources of Capital Formation and Accumulation Among Kano Entrepreneurs, 1950–1980, by Ibrahim L. Bashir [1986] WP 117 ($4)

Strategic Issues in Economic Development: An African Perspective, by Samuel M. Wangwe [1983] WP 84 ($4)

Tanzania’s Performance in Meeting Basic Needs: The International Context, by John R. Harris [1983] WP 82 ($4)

The Tin Mining Industry in Independent Nigeria, by Bill Freund [1983] WP 73 ($4)

The Unmaking of an African Petite Bourgeoisie: Lourenço Marques, Mozambique, by Jeanne Penvenne [1982] WP 57 ($4)

Towards a Purposeful African Development: An Early Twentieth Century View, by Kofi Baku [1991] AH 18 ($4)

Water Scarcity and Urban Africa: A Preliminary Mapping, by Kate Showers [2001] WP 237 ($4)

Women and Technological Change in the Gambia: A Case Study of the Salt Industry, by Kamla Nath [1985] WP 107 ($4)

Women at Work in Mali: The Case of the Markala Cooperative, by Susan Caughman [1981] WP 50 ($4)

DIASPORA

African Communities of Karnataka, South India: The Life Stories of Six Siddis, by Pashington Obeng [2002] WP 242 ($4)

EDUCATION

An Exploration of Language Planning Issues in Malawi, by Alfred J. I. Matiki [1998] ILE 9 ($4)

Bifocalism or Unifocalism in Education? A Critical Evaluation of Language Policy in Tanzania, by Z.S. M. Mochiwa [1991] ILE 4 ($4)

Coming of Age through Colonial Education: African Autobiography as Reluctant Buldungsroman. The Case of Camara Laye, by Ralph A. Auste [2000] AH 32 ($4)

Language and Educational Reform in Rwanda, by Susan J. Hoben [1988] ILE 2 ($4)

Language in Cameroon, 1960–1990: Bilingual Policy, Multilingual Practice, by Milton Krieger [1991] ILE 6 ($4)

Language in Education in Benue State: A Search For A Policy, by G.A. Gundu [1991] ILE 7 ($4)

The Language of Education in Ethiopia: Empowerment or Imposition?, by Susan Hoben [1995] ILE 8 ($4)

Language Use and Literacy: Lesson from Eastern Africa, by Susan J. Hoben [1985] WP 101 ($4)

Le Projet d’éducation préscolaire en Langue Maternelle en Côte d’Ivoire, by Pascal D. Kokora [1989] ILE 3 ($4)

Originality of Thought and Method in West African Islamic Teaching: A Fulfulde Example, by Louis Brenner [1980] WP 31 ($4)

School, Work, and Equity: Educational Reform in Rwanda, by Susan J. Hoben [1989] ARS 16 ($13)

Schooling and Access to Management in LDCs: The Case of Kenya, by Irving Gershenberg [1988] WP 132 ($4)

The Spread Effect of Management Training: A Comparative Analysis of Multinational and Other Firms in Kenya, by Irving Gershenberg [1985] WP 110 ($4)

ENVIRONMENT/LAND USE

Africa Beyond the Famine: The Case for Hope, by Maurice F. Strong [1989] WP 135 ($4)

African Traditional Religion and Earthkeeping in Zimbabwe, by M. L. Daneel [1999] AH 28 ($4)

Becoming Indigenous in Africa: The Globalization of Maasai and Barabaig Ethnic Identities, by Jim Igoe [2004] WP 248 ($4)

A Case for Modified Sedentism Among Earlier Hunter-Gatherers in Southern Africa, by Creighton Gabel [1983] WP 72 ($4)

Climate and Causation in African History, by James C. McCann [1999] WP 222 ($4)

Colonial and Post—Apartheid Water Projects in Southern Africa: Political Agendas and Environmental Consequences, by Kate B. Showers [1998] WP 214 ($4)

The Complementarity of Remote Sensing and Anthropology in the Study of Complex Human Ecology, by Eric Lambin and Jane Guyer [1994] WP 175 ($4)

The Challenges of Post-Dam Environmental and Economic Rehabilitation in the Senegal River Valley, by Jeanne Koopman, [2007] RS 1($6)

Cultural Landscapes in South Africa and Australia: Kalahari Gemsbok and Uluru-Tjuta National Parks, by Jane Carruthers [2003] WP 244 ($4)

Damming the Empire: British Attitudes on Hydropower Development in Africa, 1917–1960, by Heather Hoag [2008] RS 3 ($6)

Deforestation History and the Ecology of Swidden Fallows in Sierra Leone, by A. Endre Nyerges [1994] WP 185 ($4)

Development Interventions and Pastoral Dynamics in Southern Ethiopia: A Discussion of Natural Resources Management in Borana Pastoralism, by Johan Helland [1994] WP 186 ($4)

Early Experiences of Soil Conservation in Southern Africa: Segregated Programs and Rural Resistance, by Kate B. Showers [1994] WP 184 ($4)

Earthkeeping in Missiological Perspective: An African Challenge, by M. L. Daneel [2000] AH 31 ($4)

The Earth Shall Give Judgment: Land, Leadership and Political Legitimacy in Highland Cameroon, by Miriam Goheen [1989] WP 143 ($4)

An Environmental and Cultural Study at Lake Maryut, Lower Egypt: A Research Prospectus, by Creighton Gabel and Karl Petruso [1980] WP 25 ($4)

The Environmental Consequences of Independence and Socialism in North pare, Tanzania, 1961—1988, by Michael Sheridan [2000] WP 233 ($4)

Ethiopian Land Tenure Revisited: Continuity, Change, and Contradictions, by Allan Hoben [2001] WP 236 ($4)

Forest Conservation and Central African Cities: Kinshasa, Libreville, and Yaounde, by Theodore Trefon [1995] WP 200 ($4)

French and British Colonial Forest Policies: Past and Present Implications for Côte D’Ivoire and Ghana, by Marc P.E. Parren [1994] WP 188 ($4)

From Exclusion to Participation: A History of Forest Access Control in Eastern Senegal, by Jesse C. Ribot [1994] WP 187 ($4)

Global Warming and Regional Environmental Change: Winners and Losers in Africa, by Michael H. Glantz [1991] WP 162 ($4)

A Great Agrarian Cycle? A History of Agricultural Productivity and Demographic Change in Highland Ethiopia, 1900–1987, by James C. McCann [1988] WP 131 ($4)

Gully Erosion in Lesotho and the Development of Historical Environmental Impact Assessment, by Kate Showers [1995] WP 201 ($4)

Historical Environmental Impact Assessment: Connecting Land Use History to Environmental Impact Assessment, by Kate B. Showers [1994] WP 174 ($4)

The Human Exploitation of Local Environmental Variations on the Mbulu Highlands, Northern Tanzania, 1920s—1950s, by Yusufu Qwaray Lawi [1999] WP 221 ($4)

“Human Locusts” & “The Sporting Class” Wood-Cutting and Game Hunting by White Settlers in Botswana, by Julie Croston [1994] WP 192 ($4)

A Hundred Years of Crisis? Environment and Development Narratives in Ukambani, Kenya, by Dianne E. Rocheleau, Philip E. Steinberg, and Patricia A. Benjamin [1994] WP 189 ($4)

Implementing Effective Local Management of Natural Resources: New Roles for NGOs in Africa, by Barbara P. Thomas-Slayter [1990] WP 148 ($4)

Integrating the History of Land Use into Epidemiology: Settler Agriculture as a Cause of Disease in Zimbabwe, by James Giblin [1994] WP 176 ($4)

Land and Social Stratification in Dar Fur, 1785–1875: The Hakura System, by G. Michael LaRue [1984] WP 96 ($4)

Land Redistribution and Socioeconomic Change in Ethiopia: The Case of Wogda, Northern Shewa, by Yared Amare [1994] WP 190 ($4)

The Literature of African Environmental History: An Introduction, by Robert Munson [2007] RS 2 ($6)

Lords of the Flies: British Sleeping Sickness Policies as Environmental Engineering in the Lake Victoria Region, 1900–1950, by Kirk Arden Hoppe [1995] WP203 ($4)

Maize and Grace: History, Corn, and Africa’s New Landscapes, 1500–1999, by James C. McCann [1999] WP 223 ($4)

Methods in the Study of African Land Use, by Katherine Homewood [1994] WP 182 ($4)

Modernizing Land Tenure in Mauritania: The Role of Law in Development, by John Grayzel [1986] WP 118 ($4)

NGOs, Wheat, and Civil Society: The Story of Tanzania’s Hanang Community Development Project, by Jim Igoe [2003] WP 243 ($4)

Paradigms and Politics: The Cultural Construction of Environmental Policy in Ethiopia, by Allan Hoben [1995] WP 193 ($4)

Planning as a Rational Act: Constructing Environmental Policy in Uganda, by David D. Gow [1994] WP 181 ($4)

Plows, Oxen, and Household Managers: A Reconsideration of the Land Paradigm and the Production Equation in Northeast Ethiopia, by James McCann [1984] WP 95 ($4)

Problems of Pastoral Land Tenure in Kenya: Demographic, Economic, and Political Process Among Maasai, Samburu, Boran, and Rendille, 1950–1990, by Elliot Fratkin [1994] WP 177 ($4)

Productivity and Environmental Conservation under Rapid Population Growth: A Case Study of Machakos District, by Mary Tiffen [1993] WP 170 ($4)

Property Rights and Rural Resource Management: The Case of Tree Crops in West Africa, by Sara Berry [1987] WP 122 ($4)

Roadblocks to Community Conservation in Tanzania: A Case Study from Simanjiro District, by Jim Igoe [1999] WP 218 ($4)

Sales Contracts and Land Tenure Relations in Ankole, Western Uganda, by Simon Heck [1996] WP 205 ($4)

Spatial Scales, Desertification and Environmental Perception in the Bougouriba Region (Burkina Faso), by Eric F. Lambin [1992] WP 167 ($4)

Struggles Over Water, Struggles Over Meaning: Cattle, Water, and the State in Botswana, by Pauline E. Peters [1984] WP 88 ($4)

A Tale of Two Forests: Narratives of Deforestation in Ethiopia, 1840—1996, by James McCann [1998] WP 209 ($4)

The Sacred Forests of North Pare, Tanzania: Indigenous Conservation, Local Politics, and Land Tenure, by Michael J. Sheridan [2000] WP 224 ($4)

Those Who Have Each Other: Land Tenure of Kalahari Foragers, by Edwin N. Wilmsen [1984] WP 94 ($4)

Urban Areas as Environmental Interventions Part I: The Water Cycle, by Kate B. Showers [2000] WP 226 ($4)

Jayne, Thomas S., Marcela Villarreal, Prabhu Pingali, and Gunter Hemrich HIV/AIDS and the Agricultural Sector in Eastern and Southern Africa: Anticipating the Consequences Water Scarcity and Urban Africa: A Preliminary Mapping, by Kate Showers [2001] WP 237 ($4)

HEALTH AND DISEASE

Marcela Villarreal, Prabhu Pingali, and Gunter Hemrich HIV/AIDS and the Agricultural Sector in Eastern and Southern Africa: Anticipating the Consequences, by Thomas S. Jayne, WP 253 ($4)

“A Good Moral Tone”: Victorian Ideals of Health and the Judgement of Persons in Nineteenth Century Travel and Mission Accounts from East Africa, by Philip Setel [1991] WP 150 ($4)

Basic Health Needs in Africa, by Robert W. Morgan [1980] WP 29 ($4)

Biological Variables in Forager Fertility Performance: A Critique of Bongaarts’ Model, by Edwin Wilmsen [1982] WP 60 ($4)

Breast Sweeping, Cesarean Section, and High Blood: Ideas About Aging in Postcolonial Botswana, by Julie Livingston [2000] WP 230 ($4)

Chappati Complaints and Biriani Cravings: The Aesthetics of Food and Diet in Colonial Zanzibari Institutions, by Melissa Graboyes, [2008] WP 261 ($6.00)

Diet and Fertility Among Kalahari Bushmen, by Edwin N. Wilmsen [1979] WP 14 ($4)

Do the Poor Need Nutrition Education? Some Methodological Issues and Suggestive Evidence from Kinshasa, Zaire, By David Wheeler [1978] WP 2 ($4)

Epidemiologists, Social Scientists, and the Structure of Medical Research on AIDS in Africa, by Randall M. Packard [1989] WP 137 ($4)

“Getting AIDS is like Breaking Your Shaft in the Shamba”: Energy, Disease, and Changing Concepts of Manhood in Kilimanjaro, by Philip Setel [1993] WP168 ($4)

Good Food, Riciculous Diets, and a Well Fed Swahili: British Approaches to Food in Colonial Zanzibari Institutions, Melissa Graboyes, [2009] WP 262 ($6)

Integrating the History of Land Use into Epidemiology: Settler Agriculture as a Cause of Disease in Zimbabwe, by James Giblin [1994] WP 176 ($4)

Macro—Economic Policies and Women’s Reproductive Health: The Case of the Sahel, by Jennifer Yanco [1995] WP 204 ($4)

Planning a Family in Bali Nyonga: Concepts and Practices in the Context of Medical Pluralism, by Sarah C. Richards [1999] WP 220 ($4)

The Sopono Cult and Smallpox Vaccinations in Lagos, by Robert W. Morgan [1979] WP 11 ($4)

LITERATURE

Africans Speak, Colonialism Writes: The Transcription and Translation of Oral Literature Before World War II, by Ralph Austen [1990] AH 8 ($4)

Alex La Guma: The Literary and Political Functions of Marginality in the Colonial Situation, by Abdul JanMohamed [1982] WP 52 ($4)

An Annotated Bibliography of Southern Bantu Praise Poetry, by David M. Westley [1999] AH 29 ($4)

Hausa Oral Traditions: An Annotated Bibliography, by David Westley [1991] WP 154 ($4)

Joyce Cary’s African Romances, by Abdul R. Jan Mohamed [1978] WP 5 ($4)

Killer Chill: Poems for the South African Peoples’ Struggle, by Ed Wilmsen [1985] Working Papers in African Studies series special edition ($4)

Maybe Heaven, Maybe the Sky, but Definitely Up: Lingering Over Words in Translating Historical Texts, by David Henige [1991] AH 11 ($4)

“Okukkera Ng’omuzungu”–To Talk Nonsense like a Whiteman: The Use of Proverbs in Luganda Historical Writing, by John A. Rowe [1991] AH 14 ($4)

Orality, State Literacy, and Political Culture in Ethiopia: Translating the Ras Kassa Registers, by James C. McCann [1991] AH 10 ($4)

Performing Identity: Nations, Cultures, and African Experimental Novels, by Phyllis Clark [2000] AH 34 ($4)

The Significance of the Swahili Literary Tradition and Interpretation of Early Twentieth Century Political Poetry, by Ann Biersteker [1990] AH 6 ($4)

Translation: Languages and Cultures in Contrast, by Bento Sitoe [1990] AH 9 ($4)

POLITICS

Museumafrica as Metonymic for the “New” South Africa, 1988-2004, by Sara Byala, AH 37 ($4)

Liberia’s Choice and Regional Stability, by John Gay, WP 251 ($4)

Africa and the Global GM Crop Conflict: Why Europe Will Win, and Poor Farmers Lose, by Robert L. Paarlberg [2003] WP 245 ($4)

The American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa: A New African-American Voice for Africa in the United States, 1962–1970, by Edward O. Erhagbe [1991] WP 157 ($4)

The Anatomy of a Riot: Single Women and Religious Violence in Niger, by Barbara Cooper [2002] WP 241 ($4)

Assessing the Potential for Survival of Presidential Democracies in Africa, by Shaheen Mozaffar [1999] WP 219 ($4)

Becoming Indigenous in Africa: The Globalization of Maasai and Barabaig Ethnic Identities, by Jim Igoe [2004] WP 248 ($4)

Boston University Papers on Africa, 9: Personality and Political Culture in Modern Africa: Studies Presented to Professor Harold G. Marcus, edited by Melvin E. Page, Stephanie F. Beswick, Tim Carmichael, and Jay Spaulding [1998] ($14.95)

Citizenship, Ethnicity and the Politics of Rural Democratization in Kwazulu—Natal, South Africa, by William A. Munro [1998] WP 215 ($4)

The Conservative Nationalist Tradition in Ghana, by Richard Rathbone [1994] WP 183 ($4)

Cultural Landscapes in South Africa and Australia: Kalahari Gemsbok and Uluru-Tjuta National Parks, by Jane Carruthers [2003] WP 244 ($4)

Democratic Transition and Electoral Systems in Africa: A Preliminary Comparison of Ghana, Mali, and Niger, by Shaheen Mozaffar [1995] WP 202 ($4)

Development, Underdevelopment, and the State in Ghana, by Naomi Chazan [1982] WP 58 ($4)

Dimensions of State-Society Relations in Africa, by Shaheen Mozaffar [1985] WP 102 ($4)

Dying to Win: Elections, Political Violence, and Institutional Decay in Kenya, by Susanne Mueller {2010} WP 263 ($6)

The Earth Shall Give Judgment: Land, Leadership and Political Legitimacy in Highland Cameroon, by Miriam Goheen [1989] WP 143 ($4)

Ethiopian Land Tenure Revisited: Continuity, Change, and Contradictions, by Allan Hoben [2001] WP 236 ($4)

Ethnicity and Politics in Africa, by Crawford Young [2002] CT 1 ($15)

Freedom of Association in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, by Theodore M. Vestel [1998] WP 210 ($4)

“‘GM or Death’: Food and Choice in Zambia,” by Christopher M. Annear [2003] WP 247 ($4)

Government and Opposition in Kenya, 1966–1969, by Susanne D. Mueller [1983] WP 85 ($4)

Harmonization of African Foreign Policies, 1955–1975: The Politics and Economics of African Diplomacy, by G. Aforka Nweke [1980] ARS 14 ($10)

Kobina Sekyi of Ghana: An Annotated Bibliography of His Writings, by Kofi Baku [1991] WP 151 ($4)

Landing the Middle Peasantry: Narodism in Tanzania, by Susanne D. Mueller [1979] WP 20 ($4)

Language, Culture, and Patrimony in Africa: The French School and Its Victims, by John Hutchison [2004] WP 249 ($4)

Leadership Process and the Management of Ethnic Conflict in Africa, by Shaheen Mozaffar [1986] WP 112 ($4)

Measuring Democracy: A Comparative Theory of Political Well-Being, by Célestin Monga [1996] WP 206 parts 1 & 2 ($7)

Multiethnic vs. Deeply Divided Societies in Africa, by Shaheen Mozaffar [2002] WP 240 ($4)

NGOs, Wheat, and Civil Society: The Story of Tanzania’s Hanang Community Development Project, by Jim Igoe [2003] WP 243 ($4)

The Pan-African Roots of the OAU: A Model of African, African-American, and Caribbean International Cooperation, by Kwamina Panford [1994] WP 178 ($4)

Pan-Africanism in French-Speaking West Africa, 1945–1960, by Eunice A. Charles [1982] WP 59 ($4)

Participatory Resource Analysis and the Creation of a Democratic Law Making Process, by Ann Seidman and Robert Seidman [1995] WP 197 ($4)

Politics and Administration of Industrial Incentives and Finance in Kano, by Ibrahim L. Bashir [1984] WP 93 ($4)

Politics, Class, and Gender in African Resource Management: Examining the Connections in Rural Kenya, by Barbara P. Thomas-Slayter [1989] WP 140 ($4)

Politics and Murder: A Case from West Africa in the 1940s, by Richard Rathbone [1992] WP 164 ($4)

The Politics and Violence in Kenya, by Suzanne D. Meuller [2008] WP 257 ($6)

The Political Economy of an Oligarchy: The Case of Kano’s Bourgeoisie, by Ibrahim L. Bashir [1984] WP 89 ($4)

Political Economy, Political Class, and Political System in Recivilianized Nigeria, by William D. Graf, [1981] WP 47 ($4)

The Political Economy of Population Policy in South Africa, by Barbara B. Brown [1983] WP 71 ($4)

The Politics of Regime Change in Africa, by Shaheen Mozaffar [1994] WP 180 ($4)

Quick-Fixing the State in Africa: The Liberian Case, by Patrick L. N. Seyon [1998] WP 217 ($4)

Reconstructing the Political Roles of African Women: A Postrevisionist Paradigm, by Emmanuel Konde [1991] WP 161 ($4)

Remote Area Dwellers in Botswana: An Assessment of Their Current Status, by Edwin Wilmsen [1982] WP 65 ($4)

Representation Without Taxation: An Essay on Democracy in Rural Nigeria, 1952–1990, by Jane Guyer [1991] WP 152 ($4)

Some Observations on the Elections and Transition in Ghana: 1991–1996, by Kwamina Panford [1998] WP 216 ($4)

State Voices in the Countryside: Politics and the Kenyan Baraza, by Angelique Haugerud and Kimani Njogu [1991] WP 159 ($4)

Struggles Over Water, Struggles Over Meaning: Cattle, Water, and the State in Botswana, by Pauline E. Peters [1984] WP 88 ($4)

The Rentier State in Gabon, by Douglas Andrew Yates [1995] WP 196 ($4)

The State and Peasant Leverage in Kenya, by Frank Holmquist [1984] WP 91 ($4)

Toward Sustainable Democracy in Africa: Can U.S. Policy Make a Difference?, by James R. Scarritt and Shaheen Mozaffar [1993] WP 171 ($4)

Underdevelopment, Social Relations, and the State in Africa, by Beverly Grier [1987] WP 127 ($4)

The Use of Women for the Empowerment of Men in African Nationalist Politics: The 1958 “Anlu” in Cameroon, by Emmanuel Konde [1990] WP 147 ($4)

Women and the State in Africa: Marriage Law, Inheritance, and Resettlement, by Jane I. Guyer [1987] WP 129 ($4)

Women in Government Service in Colonial Nigeria, 1862–1945, by LaRay Denzer [1989] WP 136 ($4)

Women’s Participation in the Democratization Process in Nigeria, by Felicia Ekejuiba [1991] WP 163 ($4)

PRECOLONIAL HISTORY

Mirroring Modernity: On Consumerism in Nineteenth-Century Zanzibar, by Jeremy Prestholdt, WP 254 (2006)

A History of the Sahara in the Nineteenth Century, by Stephen Baier [1978] WP 4 ($4)

A Narrative History of People and Forests between the Great Lakes: ca. 1000 B.C. to ca. 1500 A.D., by David Lee Schoenbrun [1995] WP 194 ($4)

Aksum and the Habashat: State and Ethnicity in Ancient Northern Ethiopia and Eritrea, by Rodolfo Fattovich [2000] WP 228 ($4)

Alcohol and Disorder in Precolonial Africa, by Charles H. Ambler [1987] WP 126 ($4)

The Art and Science of Writing in Africa: The Lost Script of the Bagam, by Konrad Tuchscherer [1998] AH 27 ($4)

Beads, Cowries, and Cultural Translations of the Atlantic Experience in Yorubaland, 1600–1850, by Akinwumi Ogundiran [2002] AH 36 ($4)

Biological Consequences of Economic Change in Prehistoric and Contemporary Populations: A Research Design, by Alice J. Hausman [1982] WP 67 ($4)

Boston University Papers on Africa, 8: Discovering the African Past: Essays in Honor of Daniel F. McCall, edited by Norman R. Bennett [1987] BUPA 8 ($11)

Central Saharan Trade in the Early Islamic Centuries, by Mark Dyer [1979] WP 19 ($4)

Dahomey and the End of the Atlantic Slave Trade, by Robin Law [1992] WP 165 ($4)

Environmental and Cultural Study at Lake Maryut, Lower Egypt: A Research Prospectus, by Creighton Gabel and Karl Petruso [1980] WP 25 ($4)

Historical Dimensions of the Food Crisis in Africa: Surviving Famines Along the Kenya Coast, ca. 1880–1980, by Thomas J. Herlehy [1984] WP 87 ($4)

Kings and Farmers. The Urban Development of Aksum, Ethiopia: ca. 500 BC–AD 1500, by Rodolfo Fattovich, [2008] PSAE RS 4 ($6.00)

Kola Trade and State-Building: Upper Guinea Coast and Senegambia, Fifteenth-Seventeenth Centuries, by George E. Brooks [1980] WP 38 ($4)

Krumen “Down the Coast”: Liberian Migrants on the West African Coast in the Nineteenth Century, by Jane Martin [1982] WP 64 ($4)

The “Labor Aristocracy” Thesis Considered Once Again: Elite Mine Workers on the Northern Rhodesian Copperbelt 1926–1966, by Jane L. Parpart [1982] WP 56 ($4)

Lamu in the Nineteenth Century: Land, Trade, and Politics, by Marguerite Ylvisaker [1979] ARS 13 ($9)

Luso-African Trade and Settlement in the Gambia and Guinea-Bissau Regions, by George E. Brooks [1980] WP 24 ($4)

Marea: A Byzantine Port in Northern Egypt, by Karl Petruso and Creighton Gabel [1982] WP 62 ($4)

Notes on the History of Archaeology in Sub-Saharan Africa, by Creighton Gabel [1984] WP 86 ($4)

The Nupe Invasion of Etsakoland: Its Impact on the Socio-Political Development of the Etsako Clans, c. 1860–1897, by Edward O. Erhagbe [1990] WP 149 ($4)

The Periodization of Precolonial African History, by Jay Spaulding and Lidwien Kapteijns [1987] WP 125 ($4)

Precolonial Commerce in Northeastern Sierra Leone, by C. Magbaily Fyle [1979] WP 10 ($4)

Precolonial Senegal: The Jolof Kingdom, 18001890, by Eunice Charles [1977] ARS 12 ($7.50)

Prehistoric and Historic Antecedents of a Contemporary Ngamiland Community, by Edwin N. Wilmsen [1979] WP 12 ($4)

Reconstructing African Culture History, edited by Creighton Gabel and Norman Bennett [1967] ARS 8 ($9.50)

Ties that Bind: Palm Wine and Blood Brotherhood at the Kenya Coast During the Nineteenth Century, by Thomas J. Herlehy [1983] WP 68 ($4)

The Use of Slaves in Precolonial Western Dar Fur: The Case of Dar Masalit, 1870–1905, by Lidwien Kapteijns [1984] WP 92 ($4)

Zanzibar, Portugal, and Mozambique: Relations from the Late Eighteenth Century in 1890, by Norman R. Bennett [1987] WP 123 ($4)

RELIGION

African Communities of Karnataka, South India: The Life Stories of Six Siddis, by Pashington Obeng [2002] WP 242 ($4)

African Initiated Churches in Southern Africa: Protest Movements or Mission Churches?, by Marthinus L. Daneel [2000] AH 33 ($4)

African Traditional Religion and Earthkeeping in Zimbabwe, by M. L. Daneel [1999] AH 28 ($4)

Ahmadiyya and Urbanization: Migrant Women in Abidjan, by May Yacoob [1983] WP 75 ($4)

The Anatomy of a Riot: Single Women and Religious Violence in Niger, by Barbara Cooper [2002] WP 241 ($4)

Asante Women Dancers: Architects of Power Realignment in Corpus Christi, by Pashington Obeng [1995] AH 26 ($4)

Boston University Papers on Africa, 5: Aspects of West African Islam, edited by Daniel F. McCall and Norman Bennett [1971] BUPA 5 ($7.50)

Earthkeeping in Missiological Perspective: An African Challenge, by M. L. Daneel [2000] AH 31 ($4)

Gender, Culture and Capitalism in the Islamic Revival (Sudan), by Victoria Bernal [1991] WP 160 ($4)

The Meditations of Zara Yaqoub, a 17th Century Ethiopian Philosopher, by Tedros Kiros [1994] WP 191 ($4)

That Old Time Religion in West Africa, by Daniel F. McCall [1979] WP 9 ($4)

Originality of Thought and Method in West African Islamic Teaching: A Fulfulde Example, by Louis Brenner [1980] WP 31 ($4)

Sittaat: Somali Women’s Songs for “The Mothers of the Believers,” by Lidwien Kapteijns, with Mariam Omar Ali [1995] AH 25 ($4)

Spirituality, Gender, and Power in Asante History, by Emmanuel Akyeampong and Pashington Obeng [1995] WP 198 ($4)

“Stealing the Road”: Colonial Rule and the Hajj From Nigeria in the Early 20th Century, by Jonathan Reynolds [2003] WP 246 ($4)

Urbanization, Pentecostalism, and Refugee Youth in Africa, by Marc Sommers [2000] WP 231 ($4)

Who Wears the Pants? Christian Missions, Migrant Labor, and Clothing in Colonial Western Kenya, by Margaret Jean Hay [1992] AH 23 ($4)

TRADE AND MARKETS

Mirroring Modernity: On Consumerism in Nineteenth-Century Zanzibar, by Jeremy Prestholdt, WP 254 (2006)

Beads, Cowries, and Cultural Translations of the Atlantic Experience in Yorubaland, 1600–1850, by Akinwumi Ogundiran [2002] AH 36 ($4)

Between Decadent Enjoyment and Struggle to Survive: Market Women Restructuring Gender in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, by Tuulikki Pietilä [2001] WP 235 ($4)

Central Saharan Trade in the Early Islamic Centuries, by Mark Dyer [1979] WP 19 ($4)

Creole Women Traders in the Nineteenth Century, by E. Frances White [1980] WP 27 ($4)

The Dhow as Cultural Icon, by Erik Gilbert  [2008]. WP 258 ($6)

Exchange, Interaction and Settlement in North Western Botswana: Past and Present Perspective, by Edwin N. Wilmsen [1980] WP 39 ($4)

Khabir ‘Ali at Home in Kubayh: A Brief Biography of a Dar Fur Caravan Leader, by G. Michael LaRue [1984] WP 90 ($4)

Kola Trade and State-Building: Upper Guinea Coast and Senegambia, Fifteenth—Seventeenth Centuries, by George E. Brooks [1980] WP 38 ($4)

The Local Politics of Market Liberalization in Tanzania: Power Relations, Shifting Alliances, and Contrasting Outcomes, by Stefano Ponte [2000] WP 229 ($4)

Luso-African Trade and Settlement in the Gambia and Guinea-Bissau Regions, by George E. Brooks [1980] WP 24 ($4)

New England Merchants in Africa, edited by Norman Bennett and George Brooks [1965] ARS 7 ($24.50)

The Nigeria/Benin Transborder Trade, Border Control, and the Nigerian Structural Adjustment Program, by A.I. Asiwaju [1991] WP 155 ($4)

The Outlook for Liberalization in Zaire: Evidence from Kisangani’s Rice Trade, by Diane Russell [1989] WP 139 ($4)

Pawns, Porters and Petty Traders: Women in the Transition to Export Agriculture in Ghana, by Beverly Grier [1989] WP 144 ($4)

Precolonial Commerce in Northeastern Sierra Leone, by C. Magbaily Fyle [1979] WP 10 ($4)

Trade Reform and Exchange Rate Issues in the CFA Zone, by Célestin Monga [1995] WP 195 ($4)

Social Mobility: Selling Transportation and Modernity in Independence-Era Ghana, by Jonathan T. Reynolds [2008] WP 256 ($6)

Yankee Traders, Old Coasters, and African Middlemen: A History of American Legitimate Trade with West Africa in the Nineteenth Century, by George Brooks [1970] ARS 11 ($20)

WAR AND CONFLICT

Belgian-French Relations During World War II: The Perspective of a Congo Governor-General, by William B. Norton [1979] WP 18 ($4)

The Ethiopian Intelligentsia and the Italo-Ethiopian War 1935–1941, by Bahru Zewde [1991] AH 15 ($4)

Ethnicity and Politics in Africa, by Crawford Young [2002] CT 1 ($15)

Forest War No More: Detention, Villagization, and the Mau Mau Emergency, by Caroline Elkins [2000] WP 227 ($4)

From Exhortation to Strategy: Mediation Efforts in South Africa, by Donald Rothchild [1987] WP 124 ($4)

Leadership Process and the Management of Ethnic Conflict in Africa, by Shaheen Mozaffar [1986] WP 112 ($4)

The Mending of Hearts: Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation Activities Among Rwandan Refugee Religious Groups In Ngara District, Tanzania (A Preliminary Field Report), by Marc Sommers [1996] WP 207 ($4)

Militarism and Warlordism: Rethinking the Somali Political Experience, by Hussein M. Adam [1993] WP 169 ($4)

Multiethnic vs. Deeply Divided Societies in Africa, by Shaheen Mozaffar [2002] WP 240 ($4)

The Political Economy of Rural Rebellion in Ethiopia: Northern Resistance to Imperial Expansion, 1928–1935, by James McCann [1984] WP 99 ($4)

The Role of Women in Disputing Among the Ila of Zambia: Political Adaptation in Legal Change, by C.R. Cutshall [1981] WP 46 ($4)

WOMEN AND GENDER

Stewards of African Labor: The Evolution of Trusteeship in Kenya’s Horticulture Industry, by Catherine Dolan, WP 252 ($4)

African Women and the Law: Historical Perspectives, edited by Margaret Jean Hay and Marcia Wright [1983] BUPA 7 (OUT OF PRINT)

Ahmadiyya and Urbanization: Migrant Women in Abidjan, by May Yacoob [1983] WP 75 ($4)

The Anatomy of a Riot: Single Women and Religious Violence in Niger, by Barbara Cooper [2002] WP 241 ($4)

Asante Women Dancers: Architects of Power Realignment in Corpus Christi, by Pashington Obeng [1995] AH 26 ($4)

Between Decadent Enjoyment and Struggle to Survive: Market Women Restructuring Gender in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, by Tuulikki Pietilä [2001] WP 235 ($4)

Choosing Between African and French Destinations: The Role of Family and Community Factors in Migration from the Senegal River Valley, by Sally E. Findley [1989] WP 142 ($4)

Class and Gender on the Copperbelt: Women in Northern Rhodesian Copper Mining Areas 1926–1964, by Jane L. Parpart [1983] WP 77 ($4)

Commercialization and the Harvest Work of Women in Ibarapa, Oyo State, Nigeria, by Olufemi Idowu and Jane I. Guyer [1993] WP 172 ($4)

Creole Women Traders in the Nineteenth Century, by E. Frances White [1980] WP 27 ($4)

The Economic Position of Beti Widows, Past and Present, by Jane I. Guyer [1979] WP 22 ($4)

Gender, Culture and Capitalism in the Islamic Revival (Sudan), by Victoria Bernal [1991] WP 160 ($4)

Household Budgets and Women’s Incomes, by Jane I. Guyer [1980] WP 28 ($4)

Labor-Saving Techniques in Food Processing: Rural Women and Technological Change in the Gambia, by Kamla Nath [1985] WP 108 ($4)

Macro—Economic Policies and Women’s Reproductive Health: The Case of the Sahel, by Jennifer Yanco [1995] WP 204 ($4)

Making Our Own Way: Women Working in Lourenço Marques, 1900–1933, by Jeanne Penvenne [1986] WP 114 ($4)

Marriage and Madness”: Marriage Stability and Demon Possession in Irigwe, Nigeria, by Walter Sangree, [2008] WP 260 ($8.00)

The Material Basis of Sexism: A Mode of Production Analysis with African Examples, by Jeanne Koopman Henn [1986] WP 119 ($4)

Naming the Past in a “Scattered” Land: Memory and the Powers of Women’s Naming Practices in Southern Mozambique, by Heidi Gengenbach [2001] WP 234 ($4)

National Machineries for the Integration of Women in Development: A Strategy for the Gambia, by Kamla Nath [1985] WP 104 ($4)

On Legal Change in Cameroon: Women, Marriage, and Bridewealth, by Christraud M. Geary [1986] WP 113 ($4)

Pawns, Porters and Petty Traders: Women in the Transition to Export Agriculture in Ghana, by Beverly Grier [1989] WP 144 ($4)

Politics, Class, and Gender in African Resource Management: Examining the Connections in Rural Kenya, by Barbara P. Thomas-Slayter [1989] WP 140 ($4)

Queens, Prostitutes and Peasants: Historical Perspectives on African Women, 1971–1986, by Margaret Jean Hay [1988] WP 130 ($4)

The Raw, the Cooked, and the Half-Baked: A Note on the Division of Labor by Sex, by Jane I. Guyer [1981] WP 48 ($4)

Reconstructing the Political Roles of African Women: A Postrevisionist Paradigm, by Emmanuel Konde [1991] WP 161 ($4)

The Role of Women in Disputing Among the Ila of Zambia: Political Adaptation in Legal Change, by C.R. Cutshall [1981] WP 46 ($4)

Sexuality and Power on the Zambian Copperbelt, 1926–1964, by Jane L. Parpart [1986] WP 120 ($4)

Sittaat: Somali Women’s Songs for “The Mothers of the Believers,” by Lidwien Kapteijns, with Mariam Omar Ali [1995] AH 25 ($4)

Social Development in Francophone Africa–The Case of Women in Gabon and Morocco, by Claire Griffiths [1998] WP 211 ($4)

Sources of Class Consciousness: The Experience of Women Workers in South Africa, 1973–1980, by Iris Berger [1982] WP 55 ($4)]

Spirituality, Gender, and Power in Asante History, by Emmanuel Akyeampong and Pashington Obeng [1995] WP 198 ($4)

“Unwrapping” Nationalism: Dress, Gender, and Nationalist Discourse in Colonial Lagos, by Judith Byfield [2000] AH 30 ($4)

Women and Technological Change in the Gambia: A Case Study of the Salt Industry, by Kamla Nath [1985] WP 107 ($4)

Women and the Crisis of Communal Identity: The Cultural Construction of Gender in Somali History, by Lidwien Kapteijns [1993] WP 173 ($4)

Women and the Somali Pastoral Tradition: Corporate Kinship and Capitalist Transformation in Northern Somalia, by Lidwien Kapteijns [1991] WP 153 ($4)

Women and the State in Africa: Marriage Law, Inheritance, and Resettlement, by Jane I. Guyer [1987] WP 129 ($4)

Women and Vegetable Gardens in the Gambia: Action Aid and Rural Development, by Kamla Nath [1985] WP 109 ($4)

Women at Work in Mali: The Case of the Markala Cooperative, by Susan Caughman [1981] WP 50 ($4)

Women in Ethiopian History: A Bibliographic Review, by Belete Bizuneh [2004] WP 250 ($4)

Women in Government Service in Colonial Nigeria, 1862–1945, by LaRay Denzer [1989] WP 136 ($4)

Women’s Domestic Labor in Colonial Kenya: Prostitution in Nairobi, 1909–1950, by Luise White [1980] WP 30 ($4)

Women’s Participation in the Democratization Process in Nigeria, by Felicia Ekejuiba [1991] WP 163 ($4)

Women’s Work in the Food Economy of the Cocoa Belt: A Comparison, by Jane Guyer [1978] WP 7 ($4)

Women, Employment, and the Family in Nairobi: The Impact of Capitalist Development in Kenya, by Sharon Stichter [1986] WP 121 ($4)

Women, Migrant Labor, and Social Change in Botswana, by Barbara B. Brown [1980] WP 41 ($4)

Working-Class Wives and Collective Labor Action on the Northern Rhodesian Copperbelt, 1926–1964, by Jane Parpart [1985] WP 98 (1985) ($4)

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