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Inside Rwanda’s Gacaca Courts
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Inside Rwanda’s Gacaca Courts
Seeking Justice after Genocide
Bert Ingelaere
Fall 2016

I Am Evelyn Amony
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I Am Evelyn Amony
Reclaiming My Life from the Lord’s Resistance Army
Evelyn Amony, Edited with an introduction by Erin Baines
Fall 2015

From War to Genocide
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From War to Genocide
Criminal Politics in Rwanda, 1990–1994
André Guichaoua, Translated by Don E. Webster, Foreword by Scott Straus
Fall 2015

Intermediaries, Interpreters, and Clerks
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Intermediaries, Interpreters, and Clerks
African Employees in the Making of Colonial Africa
Edited by Benjamin N. Lawrance, Emily Lynn Osborn, and Richard L. Roberts
Fall 2015

Kongo in the Age of Empire, 1860–1913
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Kongo in the Age of Empire, 1860–1913
The Breakdown of a Moral Order
Jelmer Vos
Fall 2015

Education as Politics
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Education as Politics
Colonial Schooling and Political Debate in Senegal, 1850s–1914
Kelly M. Duke Bryant
Spring 2015

Gendering Ethnicity in African Women’s Lives
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Gendering Ethnicity in African Women’s Lives
Edited by Jan Bender Shetler
Spring 2015

Cubans in Angola
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Cubans in Angola
South-South Cooperation and Transfer of Knowledge, 1976–1991
Christine Hatzky
Fall 2014

Early African Entertainments Abroad
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Early African Entertainments Abroad
From the Hottentot Venus to Africa's First Olympians
Bernth Lindfors
Fall 2014

Whispering Truth to Power
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Whispering Truth to Power
Everyday Resistance to Reconciliation in Postgenocide Rwanda
Susan Thomson
Fall 2013

The Postcolonial State in Africa
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The Postcolonial State in Africa
Fifty Years of Independence, 1960–2010
Crawford Young
Fall 2012

Genocide Lives in Us
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Genocide Lives in Us
Women, Memory, and Silence in Rwanda
Jennie E. Burnet
Spring 2012

Mau Mau’s Children
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Mau Mau’s Children
The Making of Kenya’s Postcolonial Elite
David P. Sandgren
Spring 2012

Defeat Is the Only Bad News
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Defeat Is the Only Bad News
Rwanda under Musinga, 1896–1931
Alison Liebhafsky Des Forges, Edited by David Newbury
Spring 2011

Remaking Rwanda
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Remaking Rwanda
State Building and Human Rights after Mass Violence
Edited by Scott Straus and Lars Waldorf
Spring 2011

Court of Remorse
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Court of Remorse
Inside the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda
Thierry Cruvellier
Spring 2010

Being Colonized
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Being Colonized
The Kuba Experience in Rural Congo, 1880–1960
Jan Vansina
Spring 2010

Naming Colonialism
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Naming Colonialism
History and Collective Memory in the Congo, 1870–1960
Osumaka Likaka
Fall 2009

Power in Colonial Africa
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Power in Colonial Africa
Conflict and Discourse in Lesotho, 1870–1960
Elizabeth A. Eldredge
Fall 2007

Òrìṣà Devotion as World Religion
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Òrìṣà Devotion as World Religion
The Globalization of Yorùbá Religious Culture
Edited by Jacob K. Olupona and Terry Rey
Fall 2007

Nachituti’s Gift
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Nachituti’s Gift
Economy, Society, and Environment in Central Africa
David M. Gordon
Fall 2005

Women’s Organizations and Democracy in South Africa
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Women’s Organizations and Democracy in South Africa
Contesting Authority
Shireen Hassim
Fall 2005

The Image of Africa
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The Image of Africa
British Ideas and Action, 1780–1850, Volume 2
Philip D. Curtin
Fall 2004

Surviving the Slaughter
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Surviving the Slaughter
The Ordeal of a Rwandan Refugee in Zaire
Marie Béatrice Umutesi
Fall 2004

Antecedents to Modern Rwanda
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Antecedents to Modern Rwanda
The Nyiginya Kingdom
Jan Vansina
Fall 2004

The Lunda-Ndembu
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The Lunda-Ndembu
Style, Change, and Social Transformation in South Central Africa
James A. Pritchett
Spring 2001

In Praise of Black Women, Volume 1
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In Praise of Black Women, Volume 1
Ancient African Queens
Simone Schwarz-Bart with André Schwarz-Bart
Spring 2001

In the Realms of Gold
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In the Realms of Gold
Pioneering in African History
Roland Oliver
Fall 1997

Rural Society and Cotton in Colonial Zaire
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Rural Society and Cotton in Colonial Zaire
Osumaka Likaka
Spring 1997

Way of Death
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Way of Death
Merchant Capitalism and the Angolan Slave Trade, 1730–1830
Joseph C. Miller
Spring 1997

The Tongue Is Fire
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The Tongue Is Fire
South African Storytellers and Apartheid
Harold Scheub
Fall 1996

Men Own the Fields, Women Own the Crops
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Men Own the Fields, Women Own the Crops
Gender and Power in the Cameroon Grassfields
Miriam Goheen
Spring 1996

People of the Plow
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People of the Plow
An Agricultural History of Ethiopia, 1800–1990
James C. McCann
Spring 1995

From Slaving to Neoslavery
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From Slaving to Neoslavery
The Bight of Biafra and Fernando Po in the Era of Abolition, 1827–1930
Ibrahim K. Sundiata
Spring 1995

Living with Africa
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Living with Africa
Jan Vansina
Fall 1994

The Quills of the Porcupine
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The Quills of the Porcupine
Asante Nationalism in an Emergent Ghana
Jean Marie Allman
Fall 1993

No Condition Is Permanent
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No Condition Is Permanent
The Social Dynamics of Agrarian Change in Sub-Saharan Africa
Sara S. Berry
Fall 1993

Breaking the Chains
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Breaking the Chains
Slavery, Bondage, and Emancipation in Modern Africa and Asia
Edited by Martin A. Klein
Fall 1993

Confronting Historical Paradigms
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Confronting Historical Paradigms
Peasants, Labor, and the Capitalist World System in Africa and Latin America
Frederick Cooper, Allen F. Isaacman, Florencia C. Mallon, William Roseberry, and Steve J. Stern
Spring 1993

Kings and Clans
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Kings and Clans
Ijwi Island and the Lake Kivu Rift, 1780–1840
David Newbury
Spring 1992

Peasant Intellectuals
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Peasant Intellectuals
Anthropology and History in Tanzania
Steven Feierman
Fall 1990

Work and Control in a Peasant Economy
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Work and Control in a Peasant Economy
A History of the Lower Tchiri Valley in Malawi, 1859–1960
Elias Mandala
Fall 1990

Kingdoms of the Yoruba
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Kingdoms of the Yoruba
Robert S. Smith
Fall 1988

The End of Slavery in Africa
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The End of Slavery in Africa
Edited by Suzanne Miers and Richard Roberts
Spring 1988

Paths in the Rainforests
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Paths in the Rainforests
Toward a History of Political Tradition in Equatorial Africa
Jan Vansina
Fall 1985

The Rise and Decline of the Zairian State
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The Rise and Decline of the Zairian State
Crawford Young and Thomas Edwin Turner
Spring 1985

Red Gold of Africa
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Red Gold of Africa
Copper in Precolonial History and Culture
Eugenia W. Herbert
Spring 1984

Slavery in Africa
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Slavery in Africa
Historical and Anthropological Perspectives
Edited by Suzanne Miers and Igor Kopytoff
Spring 1977

Africa and the West
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Africa and the West
Intellectual Responses to European Culture
Edited by Philip D. Curtin
Spring 1972

African Art and Leadership
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African Art and Leadership
Edited by Douglas Fraser and Herbert M. Cole
Fall 1971

The Image of Africa
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The Image of Africa
British Ideas and Action, 1780–1850, Volume 1
Philip D. Curtin
1964

Time Longer Than Rope
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Time Longer Than Rope
A History of a Black Man’s Struggle for Freedom in South Africa
Edward Roux, With a Foreword by Philip D. Curtin
1964