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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 February 2021, 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 Falola2021, 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 April 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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