Books by Publisher: James Currey

    African Local Knowledge & Livestock Health: Diseases & Treatments in South Africa

    By William Beinart

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    A much needed examination of contemporary approaches to animal healing in South Africa, and the role of local knowledge.

    Commercial Agriculture, the Slave Trade & Slavery in Atlantic Africa

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    Re-envisages what we know about African political economies through its examination of one of the key questions in colonial and African history, that of commercial agriculture and its relationship to slavery.

    Dealing with Government in South Sudan: Histories of Chiefship, Community and State

    By Cherry Leonardi

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    Explores various aspects of chiefly authority in South Sudan from its historical origins and evolution under colonial, postcolonial and military rule, to its current roles and value in the newly independent country.

    China\'s Aid and Soft Power in Africa: The Case of Education and Training

    By Kenneth King

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    China's increasing role as an education donor in Africa, and the significance of this both economically and politically.

    Approaching African History

    By Michael Brett

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    Explores how the conception of Africa and its history has changed over time and narrates the story of this vast continent over the past 10,000 years.

    The Freetown Bond: A Life under Two Flags

    By Marjorie Jones

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    Born in 1925, this autobiography includes an account of his early years, giving a vivid picture of growing up in Freetown in the latter days of British colonial rule.

    ALT 30 Reflections & Retrospectives: African Literature Today

    By Chimalum Nwankwo

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    A focus on some of the pioneers of African literary creation.

    African Theatre 11: Festivals

    By James Gibbs

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    Contributors examine how international theatre festivals have been organised and how they have affected the evolution of sustainable theatre.

    Thomas Pringle: South African pioneer, poet and abolitionist

    By Randolph Vigne

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    A fine biography. It is a most satisfying book and an important contribution to South African scholarship. CAPE TIMES Scottish poet, fighter for human rights in the Cape Colony, and abolitionist, reveals the role this key Enlightenment figure played in Africa and Britain.

    Growing up with HIV in Zimbabwe: One day this will all be over

    By Ross Parsons

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    Psychotherapy and ethnography are jointly employed to produce an account of HIV-positive children's lives and deaths in Zimbabwe that is sensitive to emotions and their social contexts.

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