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Nordiska Afrikainstitutet

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Works: 910 works in 1,778 publications in 4 languages and 21,527 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Periodicals  Biography 
Roles: Other, Editor, Publisher
Classifications: KQC815, 343.6077
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Publications about Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Publications by Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Most widely held works by Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Mining in Africa regulation and development ( file )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,598 libraries worldwide
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Child migration in Africa by Iman Hashin( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
Child Migration in Africa explores the mobility of children without their parents within West Africa. Drawing on the experiences of children from rural Burkina Faso and Ghana, the book provides rich material on the circumstances of children's voluntary migration and their experiences of it. Part of the groundbreaking Africa Now series, Child Migration in Africa is an important and timely contribution to an under-researched area
The writer in modern Africa by Afro-Scandinavian Writer's Conference( Book )
11 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Re-thinking sexualities in Africa ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
"This volume sets out to investigate critically existing lines of thought about sexuality in Africa, while also creating space for alternative approaches. Issues of colonial and contemporary discourses on 'African sexuality' and on 'female genital mutilation' are discussed, as are issues of female agency and of feminist engagement with HIV/AIDS. The volume contributes to current efforts to re-think sexualities in the light of feminist, queer and postcolonial theory."--BOOK JACKET
Women and the remaking of politics in Southern Africa : negotiating autonomy, incorporation, and representation by Gisela G Geisler( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
This book traces the history of women's political involvement in Southern Africa, in anti-colonial struggles and against apartheid, analyzes the post-colonial outcomes and examines the strategies that have been employed by women's movements to gain a foothold in politics. It looks in detail at the experiences of women both in and with the women's wings of political parties through the early years of independence up to today, discusses the successes and failures of national machinery for the advancement of women and analyses the activities of women's movements over time. Extensive material from Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia and South Africa is compared and juxtaposed, as women politicians and women's movements learned from each others' experiences over time. The study also critically addresses the uneasy relationship between the women's movements and the state, and between women activists and women politicians as they have negotiated cooptation, integration and exclusion. Based on an extensive literature review and innumerable interviews with women politicians and activists as well as fieldwork, and spanning half a century and half a continent, the historical depth and geographical spread of the study put it in a class of its own. - Publisher
African conflicts and informal power big men and networks ( file )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
"In the aftermath of an armed conflict in Africa, the international community both produces and demands from local partners a variety of blueprints for reconstructing state and society. The aim is to re-formalize the state after what is viewed as a period of fragmentation. In reality, African economies and polities are very much informal in character, with informal actors, including so-called Big Men, often using their positions in the formal structure as a means to reach their own goals. Through a variety of in-depth case studies, including the DRC, Sierra Leone and Liberia, African Conflicts and Informal Power shows how important informal political and economic networks are in many of the continent's conflict areas. Moreover, it demonstrates that without a proper understanding of the impact of these networks, attempts to formalize African states, particularly those emerging from wars, will be in vain"--Provided by publisher
African boundary problems by Suède] Seminar. [1968, mai, Uppsala.] Nordiska Afrikainstitutet. [Uppsala( Book )
5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Co-operatives and rural development in East Africa by Carl Gösta Widstrand( Book )
11 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
African voices, African visions ( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Reporting Africa by Olav Stokke( Book )
5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Criticism and ideology : second African Writers' Conference, Stockholm, 1986 by African Writers' Conference( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
The Soviet bloc, China, and Africa; [papers] by Sven Hamrell( Book )
7 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Multinational firms in Africa by Joint conference multinational corporations in Africa( Book )
11 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Lawyers in the Third World : comparative and developmental perspectives ( Book )
5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
Sudanese ethics by Tore Nordenstam( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Refugee problems in Africa by Sven Hamrell( Book )
9 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Tanzania : crisis and struggle for survival by Nordiska Afrikainstitutet( Book )
7 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Organising the farmers : cocoa politics and national development in Ghana by Björn Beckman( Book )
6 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Ghana and the CPP: an introduction; The cocoa economy; The origin of the farmers' council; The struggle for monopoly; New midlemen; Participation and political control; Cocoa and the public economy
The rise of China and India in Africa challenges, opportunities and critical interventions by Fantu Cheru( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
This book examines in detail the opportunities and challenges posed by the increasing presence of China and India in Africa, and proposes critical interventions that African governments must undertake in order to negotiate with China and India from a stronger and more informed platform
African refugees and the law by Suède.] Seminar. [1977. Uppsala, Suède.] Nordiska Afrikainstitutet. [Uppsala( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
5) African Refugees in Europa by Björn Weibo
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Uppsala universitet

Afrikainstitutet
Institut Scandinave des Études Africaines
Institut scandinave des études africaines d'Uppsala
Institut Scandinave des Études Africaines Uppsala
Institut scandinave d'études africaines
Instituto Nórdico de Estudos Africanos
Instituto Nórdico Para a África
NAI
Nordic Africa Institute
Nordic Africa Institute Uppsala
Nordiska Afrika institutet
Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Nordiska Afrikainstitutet i Uppsala.
Pohjoismainen Afrikkainstituutti
Pohjoismainen Afrikkainstituutti (Uppsala universitet)
Scandinavian African studies
Scandinavian institute of African studies
Scandinavian Institute of African Studies Uppsala
SIAS
SIAS (Scandinavian Institute of African Studies)
Sverige Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Swedish Institute of African Studies.
Uppsala Institut Scandinave des Etudes Africaines
Uppsala Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Uppsala Scandinavian Institute of African Studies
Uppsala (Suède)
Uppsala (Švédsko). Universitet. Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Uppsala (Sweden) Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Uppsala (Sweden) Scandinavian Institute of African Studies
Uppsala. Universitet. Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Uppsala universitet Scandinavian Institute of African Studies
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