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Africa, Empire and Globalization

Africa, Empire and Globalization: Essays in Honor of A. G. Hopkins

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Emily Brownell2014, 682 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-352-5 $65.00
Africa: Volume 1, Second Edition

Africa: Volume 1: African History and Culture Before 1900, Second Edition

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Steven J. Salm2019, 896 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-5310-1281-6 $85.00
Africa: Volume 2: African Cultures and Societies Before 1885

Africa: Volume 2: African Cultures and Societies Before 1885

by Toyin Falola2000, 356 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-769-7, ISBN: 978-0-89089-769-0 $33.00
Africa: Volume 3: Colonial Africa, 1885-1939

Africa: Volume 3: Colonial Africa, 1885-1939

by Toyin Falola2002, 480 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-770-0, ISBN: 978-0-89089-770-6 $40.00
Africa: Volume 4: The End of Colonial Rule

Africa: Volume 4: The End of Colonial Rule: Nationalism and Decolonization

by Toyin Falola2002, 564 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-202-4, ISBN: 978-0-89089-202-2 $45.00
Africa: Volume 5: Contemporary Africa

Africa: Volume 5: Contemporary Africa

by Toyin Falola2003, 1000 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-203-2, ISBN: 978-0-89089-203-9 $50.00
The African Civil Service Fifty Years after Independence

The African Civil Service Fifty Years after Independence: With Case Studies from Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria

Edited by: Emmanuel M. Mbah, Augustine E. Ayuk2017, 184 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-910-0 $28.00
African Entrepreneurship in Jos, Central Nigeria, 1902-1985

African Entrepreneurship in Jos, Central Nigeria, 1902-1985

by S.U. Fwatshak2011, 264 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-846-9 $35.00

African Humanity jacket

African Humanity: Creativity, Identity and Personhood

by Abimbola Asojo, Toyin FalolaForthcoming December 2020, paper, ISBN: 978-1-5310-1756-9
An African Music and Dance Curriculum Model

An African Music and Dance Curriculum Model: Performing Arts in Education

by Modesto Amegago2011, 360 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-004-6 $45.00
African-Centered Psychology

African-Centered Psychology: Culture-Focusing for Multicultural Competence

by Daudi Ajani ya Azibo2003, 344 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-122-2, ISBN: 978-0-89089-122-3 $35.00
Africana Studies, Fourth Edition

Africana Studies: A Survey of Africa and the African Diaspora, Fourth Edition

Edited by: Mario Azevedo2019, 776 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-732-5 $70.00
Against the Predators’ Republic

Against the Predators’ Republic: Political and Cultural Journalism, 2007-2013

by Biodun Jeyifo2016, 684 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-792-2 $75.00
The Art of Livelihood

The Art of Livelihood: Creating Expressive Agri-Culture in Rural Mali

by Stephen Wooten2009, 206 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-731-8 $30.00
Asante, Kingdom of Gold

Asante, Kingdom of Gold: Essays in the History of an African Culture

by Tom McCaskie2015, 1082 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN: 978-1-61163-592-8 $150.00
Authority Stealing

Authority Stealing: Anti-Corruption War and Democratic Politics in Post-Military Nigeria

by Wale Adebanwi2012, 482 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-023-7 $55.00
Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Between a Rock and a Hard Place: African NGOs, Donors, and the State

by Jim Igoe, Tim Kelsall2005, 330 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 1-59460-017-1, ISBN: 978-1-59460-017-3 $40.00
The Bukusu of Kenya

The Bukusu of Kenya: Folktales, Culture and Social Identities

by Namulundah Florence2011, 200 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-025-1 $30.00
The Changing Worlds of Atlantic Africa

The Changing Worlds of Atlantic Africa: Essays in Honor of Robin Law

by Toyin Falola, Matt D. Childs2009, 536 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-594-9 $55.00
Christianity and Social Change in Africa

Christianity and Social Change in Africa: Essays in Honor of J.D.Y. Peel

by Toyin Falola2005, 696 pp, hardback, ISBN-10: 1-59460-135-6, ISBN: 978-1-59460-135-4 $65.00
Conflict Resolution in Africa

Conflict Resolution in Africa: Language, Law, and Politeness in Ghanaian (Akan) Jurisprudence

by Samuel Gyasi Obeng2018, 294 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-5310-1022-5 $37.00
Contemporary African Literature

Contemporary African Literature: New Approaches

by Tanure Ojaide2012, 208 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-029-9 $28.00
Contentious Politics in Africa

Contentious Politics in Africa: Identity, Conflict, and Social Change

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Wanjala S. Nasong'o2016, 378 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-742-7 $37.00
Contesting Islam in Africa

Contesting Islam in Africa: Homegrown Wahhabism and Muslim Identity in Northern Ghana, 1920-2010

by Abdulai Iddrisu2013, 296 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-916-9 $44.00
Continuity and Change in a West African Society

Continuity and Change in a West African Society: Globalization's Impact on the Sisala of Ghana

by Eugene L. Mendonsa2001, 440 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-637-2, ISBN: 978-0-89089-637-2 $40.00
Creative Incursions

Creative Incursions: Cultural Representations of Human Rights in Africa and the Black Diaspora

Edited by: Abikal Borah, Bisola Falola, Toyin Falola2019, 302 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-5310-1309-7 $43.00
Culture, Society, and Politics in Modern African Literature

Culture, Society, and Politics in Modern African Literature: Texts and Contexts

by Tanure Ojaide, Joseph Obi2002, 200 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-142-7, ISBN: 978-0-89089-142-1 $20.00
The Cybernetics of Kenyan Running

The Cybernetics of Kenyan Running: Hurry, Hurry Has No Blessing

by Randall E. Mayes2005, 272 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 1-59460-058-9, ISBN: 978-1-59460-058-6 $25.00
The Dark Webs

The Dark Webs: Perspectives on Colonialism in Africa

Edited by: Toyin Falola2005, 496 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-582-1, ISBN: 978-0-89089-582-5 $45.00
Decolonizing the University, Knowledge Systems and Disciplines in Africa

Decolonizing the University, Knowledge Systems and Disciplines in Africa

Edited by: Sabelo J. Ndlovu-Gatsheni, Siphamandla Zondi2016, 304 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-833-2 $40.00
Democracy in Africa

Democracy in Africa: Political Changes and Challenges

Edited by: Saliba Sarsar, Julius O. Adekunle2012, 346 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-002-2 $42.00
<em>Democradura</em>

Democradura: Essays on Nigeria's Limited Democracy

by N. Oluwafemi Mimiko2017, 450 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-270-5 $58.00
Diaspora and Imagined Nationality

Diaspora and Imagined Nationality: USA-Africa Dialogue and Cyberframing Nigerian Nationhood

by Koleade Odutola2012, 204 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-926-8 $30.00

Dr. A. A. Y. Kyerematen jacket

Dr. A. A. Y. Kyerematen: A Cultural Prince of Africa

by A. B. Assensoh, Yvette M. Alex-AssensohForthcoming 2021, paper, ISBN: 978-1-5310-1140-6
Endangered Species

Endangered Species: Health, Illness and Death among Madagascar's People of the Forest

by Janice Harper2002, 296 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-238-5, ISBN: 978-0-89089-238-1 $33.00
Esu

Esu: Yoruba God, Power, and the Imaginative Frontiers

Edited by: Toyin Falola2013, 416 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-222-4 $60.00
Etches on Fresh Waters

Etches on Fresh Waters

by Toyin Falola, Aderonke A. Adesanya2009, 386 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN: 978-1-59460-587-1 $90.00
Ethnicities, Nationalities, and Cross-Cultural Representations in Africa and the Diaspora

Ethnicities, Nationalities, and Cross-Cultural Representations in Africa and the Diaspora

Edited by: Gloria Chuku2015, 410 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-663-5 $49.00
The Evolution of Deadly Conflict in Liberia

The Evolution of Deadly Conflict in Liberia: From 'Paternaltarianism' to State Collapse

by Jeremy I. Levitt2005, 336 pp, hardback, ISBN-10: 0-89089-212-1, ISBN: 978-0-89089-212-1 $45.00
Falolaism

Falolaism: The Epistemologies and Methodologies of Africana Knowledge

by Abdul Karim Bangura2018, 532 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-548-5 $70.00
The Fetha Nagast

The Fetha Nagast: The Law of the Kings

by Abba Paulos Tzadua, Peter L. Strauss2009, 392 pp, hardback, ISBN: 978-1-59460-661-8 $62.00
Food Crop Production, Hunger, and Rural Poverty in Nigeria's Benue Area, 1920-1995

Food Crop Production, Hunger, and Rural Poverty in Nigeria's Benue Area, 1920-1995

by Mike Odugbo Odey2011, 312 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-848-3 $37.00
Frontiers of Legal Knowledge

Frontiers of Legal Knowledge: Business and Economic Law in Context

by Kenneth K. Mwenda, David A. Ailola2003, 464 pp, hardback, ISBN-10: 0-89089-508-2, ISBN: 978-0-89089-508-5 $55.00
Ghana During the First World War

Ghana During the First World War: The Colonial Administration of Sir Hugh Clifford

by Elizabeth Wrangham2013, 338 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-360-3 $50.00
Globalization

Globalization: The Politics of Global Economic Relations and International Business

by N. Oluwafemi Mimiko2012, 214 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-129-6 $28.00
Globalization and Politics in the Economic Community of West African States

Globalization and Politics in the Economic Community of West African States

by Eric M. Edi2007, 220 pp, hardback, ISBN: 978-1-59460-283-2 $47.00
Globalization and the African Experience

Globalization and the African Experience

Edited by: Emmanuel M. Mbah, Steven J. Salm2012, 318 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-158-6 $40.00
Health Knowledge and Belief Systems in Africa (Paperback)

Health Knowledge and Belief Systems in Africa (Paperback)

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Matthew Heaton2008, 564 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-5310-1230-4 $60.00
A History of Class Formation in the Plateau Province of Nigeria, 1902-1960

A History of Class Formation in the Plateau Province of Nigeria, 1902-1960: The Genesis of a Ruling Class

by Monday Yakiban Mangvwat2014, 286 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-847-6 $35.00
Imagery of Identity in South African Education

Imagery of Identity in South African Education: 1880-1990

by Michael Cross1999, 360 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-727-1, ISBN: 978-0-89089-727-0 $42.00
Imperialism, Economic Development and Social Change in West Africa

Imperialism, Economic Development and Social Change in West Africa

by Raymond Dumett2013, 556 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-976-3 $65.00
In Praise of Greatness

In Praise of Greatness: The Poetics of African Adulation

by Toyin Falola2019, 1056 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN: 978-1-5310-1186-4 $110.00
In Search of African Diasporas

In Search of African Diasporas: Testimonies and Encounters

by Paul Tiyambe Zeleza2012, 592 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-056-5 $65.00
The Indigenous African Criminal Justice System for the Modern World

The Indigenous African Criminal Justice System for the Modern World

by Olusina Akeredolu2016, 318 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-746-5 $35.00
Intercourse and Crosscurrents in the Atlantic World

Intercourse and Crosscurrents in the Atlantic World: Calabar-British Experience, 17th-20th Centuries

by David Lishilinimle Imbua2012, 230 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-006-0 $30.00
Issues in African Political Economies

Issues in African Political Economies

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Jamaine Abidogun2016, 424 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-879-0 $53.00
Julius Nyerere, Africa's Titan on a Global Stage

Julius Nyerere, Africa's Titan on a Global Stage: Perspectives from Arusha to Obama

Edited by: Ali A. Mazrui, Lindah L. Mhando2013, 416 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-085-5 $47.00
Literary Pan-Africanism

Literary Pan-Africanism: History, Contexts, and Criticism

by Christel N. Temple2005, 208 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-848-0, ISBN: 978-0-89089-848-2 $22.00
Literary Spaces

Literary Spaces: Introduction to Comparative Black Literature

by Christel N. Temple2007, 654 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-0-89089-564-1 $50.00
Local Government in South Africa Since 1994

Local Government in South Africa Since 1994: Leadership, Democracy, Development and Service Delivery in a Post-Apartheid Era

by Alexius Amtaika2013, 392 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-090-9 $50.00
Mandela

Mandela: Tributes to a Global Icon

Edited by: Toyin Falola2014, 358 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN: 978-1-61163-651-2 $80.00
Migrations and Creative Expressions in Africa and the African Diaspora

Migrations and Creative Expressions in Africa and the African Diaspora

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Niyi Afolabi, Aderonke A. Adesanya2008, 510 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-460-7 $55.00
The Muse of Anomy

The Muse of Anomy: Essays on Literature and the Humanities in Nigeria

by Femi Osofisan2016, 340 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-700-7 $45.00
Narratives of Struggle

Narratives of Struggle: The Philosophy and Politics of Development

by John Ayotunde Bewaji2012, 468 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-087-9 $60.00
The National War Museum, Umuahia

The National War Museum, Umuahia

by Development Alternatives and Resource Center 2016, 160 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN: 978-1-61163-880-6 $50.00
Nigeria in the Twentieth Century

Nigeria in the Twentieth Century

Edited by: Toyin Falola2002, 1064 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 1-59460-328-6, ISBN: 978-1-59460-328-0 $75.00
Nollywood

Nollywood: Popular Culture and Narratives of Youth Struggles in Nigeria

by Paul Ugor2016, 188 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-777-9 $29.00
Not Yet Democracy

Not Yet Democracy: West Africa's Slow Farewell to Authoritarianism

by Boubacar N'Diaye, Abdoulaye S. Saine, Mathurin C. Houngnikpo2005, 238 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-533-3, ISBN: 978-0-89089-533-7 $25.00
Oral and Written Expressions of African Cultures

Oral and Written Expressions of African Cultures

by Toyin Falola, Fallou Ngom2009, 264 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-647-2 $28.00
Pan-Africanism in Ghana

Pan-Africanism in Ghana: African Socialism, Neoliberalism, and Globalization

by Justin Williams2016, 200 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-747-2 $28.00
Perspectives on Feminism from Africa

Perspectives on Feminism from Africa

Edited by: 'Lai Olurode2013, 212 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-011-4 $28.00
Perspectives on the Religious Landscape in Africa

Perspectives on the Religious Landscape in Africa

Edited by: Lady Jane Acquah, Toyin Falola2020, 458 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-5310-0731-7 $64.00
The Philosophy of Nimi Wariboko

The Philosophy of Nimi Wariboko: Social Ethics, Economy, and Religion

Edited by: Toyin FalolaForthcoming November 2020, 456 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-5310-1024-9 $60.00
Pioneer, Patriot, and Nigerian Nationalist

Pioneer, Patriot, and Nigerian Nationalist: A Biography of the Reverend M. D. Opara, 1915-1965

by Felix K. Ekechi2010, 464 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-805-6 $55.00
Playing for Life

Playing for Life: Performance in Africa in the Age of AIDS

by Louise M. Bourgault2003, 344 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-125-7, ISBN: 978-0-89089-125-4 $48.00
Poetic Imagination in Black Africa

Poetic Imagination in Black Africa: Essays on African Poetry

by Tanure Ojaide1996, 168 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-855-3, ISBN: 978-0-89089-855-0 $20.00
Poetry, Performance, and Art

Poetry, Performance, and Art: Udje Dance Songs of the Urhobo People

by Tanure Ojaide2003, 192 pp, hardback, ISBN-10: 0-89089-230-X, ISBN: 978-0-89089-230-5 $30.00
Power and Nationalism in Modern Africa

Power and Nationalism in Modern Africa: Essays in Honor of Don Ohadike

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Salah M. Hassan2008, 502 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-490-4 $55.00
Resisting State Iconoclasm Among the Loma of Guinea

Resisting State Iconoclasm Among the Loma of Guinea

by Christian Kordt Højbjerg2007, 386 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-218-4 $50.00
Sangalan Oral Traditions

Sangalan Oral Traditions: History, Memories, and Social Differentiation

by Saidou Mohamed N'Daou2005, 288 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 1-59460-104-6, ISBN: 978-1-59460-104-0 $35.00
Satires of Power in Yoruba Visual Culture

Satires of Power in Yoruba Visual Culture

by Yomi Ola2013, 272 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-037-4 $48.00
Scoundrels of Deferral

Scoundrels of Deferral: Poems to Redeem Reflection

by Toyin Falola, Vik Bahl2006, 220 pp, hardback, ISBN-10: 1-59460-338-3, ISBN: 978-1-59460-338-9 $65.00
The Third Bagre

The Third Bagre: A Myth Revisited

by Jack Goody, S.W.D.K. Gandah2003, 512 pp, hardback, ISBN-10: 0-89089-229-6, ISBN: 978-0-89089-229-9 $60.00
The Tiv and Their Southern Neighbours, 1890-1990

The Tiv and Their Southern Neighbours, 1890-1990

by Emmanuel Chiahemba Ayangaôr2011, 292 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-845-2 $40.00
Toyin Falola

Toyin Falola: The Man, The Mask, The Muse

Edited by: Niyi Afolabi2010, 1116 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN: 978-1-59460-754-7 $65.00
The United States' Foreign Policy in Africa in the 21st Century

The United States' Foreign Policy in Africa in the 21st Century: Issues and Perspectives

Edited by: Adebayo Oyebade2014, 202 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-297-2 $28.00 Teacher's Manual forthcoming
Urban Challenges and Survival Strategies in Africa

Urban Challenges and Survival Strategies in Africa

Edited by: Adeshina Afolayan, Toyin Falola2017, 270 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-5310-0060-8 $29.00
Urbanization and African Cultures

Urbanization and African Cultures

by Toyin Falola, Steven J. Salm2005, 480 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-558-9, ISBN: 978-0-89089-558-0 $48.00
Voices of African Women

Voices of African Women: Women's Rights in Ghana, Uganda, and Tanzania

by Johanna Bond2005, 456 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-124-9, ISBN: 978-0-89089-124-7 $45.00
War and Peace in Africa

War and Peace in Africa

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Raphael Chijioke Njoku2010, 652 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-745-5 $65.00
Weaving through Islam in Senegal

Weaving through Islam in Senegal

by Laura L. Cochrane2013, 168 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-034-3 $25.00
West Africa

West Africa: An Introduction to Its History, Civilization and Contemporary Situation

by Eugene L. Mendonsa2002, 660 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-649-6, ISBN: 978-0-89089-649-5 $50.00 Teacher's Manual available
The Women's War of 1929

The Women's War of 1929: A History of Anti-Colonial Resistance in Eastern Nigeria

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Adam Paddock2011, 936 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN: 978-1-59460-931-2 $90.00
Women, Gender, and Sexualities in Africa

Women, Gender, and Sexualities in Africa

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Nana Akua Amponsah2013, 374 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-153-1 $45.00 Teacher's Manual forthcoming
Xhosa Beer Drinking Rituals

Xhosa Beer Drinking Rituals: Power, Practice and Performance in the South African Rural Periphery

by Patrick A. McAllister2005, 384 pp, paper, ISBN-10: 0-89089-021-8, ISBN: 978-0-89089-021-9 $45.00

Yoruba Creativity jacket

Yoruba Creativity: Cultural Practices of the Modern World

by Bessie House-SoremekunForthcoming March 2021, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-826-4
The Yoruba Frontier

The Yoruba Frontier: A Regional History of Community Formation, Experience, and Changes in West Africa

by Aribidesi Usman2012, 268 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-59460-384-6 $35.00
The Yoruba in Brazil, Brazilians in Yorubaland

The Yoruba in Brazil, Brazilians in Yorubaland: Cultural Encounter, Resilience, and Hybridity in the Atlantic World

Edited by: Niyi Afolabi, Toyin Falola2017, 460 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-61163-591-1 $47.00
The Yoruba in Transition

The Yoruba in Transition: History, Values, and Modernity

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Ann Genova2006, 536 pp, hardback, ISBN-10: 1-59460-134-8, ISBN: 978-1-59460-134-7 $55.00

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