African Studies Titles

Africa, Empire and Globalization cover

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

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Emily Brownell

2014, 682 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-59460-352-5

$65.00

Africa, Volume 2 cover

Africa, Volume 2: African Cultures and Societies Before 1885

by Toyin Falola

2000, 356 pp, paper, ISBN 978-0-89089-769-0

$33.00

Africa, Volume 3 cover

Africa, Volume 3: Colonial Africa, 1885-1939

by Toyin Falola

2002, 480 pp, paper, ISBN 978-0-89089-770-6

$45.00

Africa, Volume 5 cover

Africa, Volume 5: Contemporary Africa

by Toyin Falola

2003, 1000 pp, paper, ISBN 978-0-89089-203-9

$59.00

African Entrepreneurship in Jos, Central Nigeria, 1902-1985 cover

African Entrepreneurship in Jos, Central Nigeria, 1902-1985

by S.U. Fwatshak

2011, 264 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-59460-846-9

$35.00

African Humanity cover

African Humanity: Creativity, Identity and Personhood

Edited by: Abimbola Asojo, Toyin Falola

2021, 552 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-5310-1756-9

$73.00

Africana Studies cover

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

Edited by: Mario Azevedo

2019, 776 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-59460-732-5

$70.00

Asante, Kingdom of Gold cover

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

by Tom McCaskie

2015, 1082 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN 978-1-61163-592-8

$150.00

The Bukusu of Kenya cover

The Bukusu of Kenya: Folktales, Culture and Social Identities

by Namulundah Florence

2011, 200 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-025-1

$30.00

Christianity and Social Change in Africa cover

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

by Toyin Falola

2005, 696 pp, hardback, ISBN 978-1-59460-135-4

$65.00

Contemporary African Literature cover

Contemporary African Literature: New Approaches

by Tanure Ojaide

2012, 208 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-029-9

$28.00

The Cybernetics of Kenyan Running cover

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

by Randall E. Mayes

2005, 272 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-59460-058-6

$25.00

The Dark Webs cover

The Dark Webs: Perspectives on Colonialism in Africa

Edited by: Toyin Falola

2005, 496 pp, paper, ISBN 978-0-89089-582-5

$45.00

Democracy in Africa cover

Democracy in Africa: Political Changes and Challenges

Edited by: Saliba Sarsar, Julius O. Adekunle

2012, 346 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-002-2

$42.00

<em>Democradura</em> cover

Democradura: Essays on Nigeria's Limited Democracy

by N. Oluwafemi Mimiko

2017, 450 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-270-5

$58.00

Esu cover

Esu: Yoruba God, Power, and the Imaginative Frontiers

Edited by: Toyin Falola

2013, 416 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-222-4

$67.00

Etches on Fresh Waters cover

Etches on Fresh Waters

by Toyin Falola, Aderonke A. Adesanya

2009, 386 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN 978-1-59460-587-1

$90.00

The Fetha Nagast cover

The Fetha Nagast: The Law of the Kings

by Abba Paulos Tzadua, Peter L. Strauss

2009, 392 pp, hardback, ISBN 978-1-59460-661-8

$62.00

Globalization and Politics in the Economic Community of West African States cover
Globalization and the African Experience cover

Globalization and the African Experience

Edited by: Emmanuel M. Mbah, Steven J. Salm

2012, 318 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-158-6

$40.00

Health Knowledge and Belief Systems in Africa (Paperback) cover

Health Knowledge and Belief Systems in Africa (Paperback)

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Matthew Heaton

2008, 564 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-5310-1230-4

$60.00

Imagery of Identity in South African Education cover

Imagery of Identity in South African Education: 1880-1990

by Michael Cross

1999, 360 pp, paper, ISBN 978-0-89089-727-0

$42.00

Imperialism, Economic Development and Social Change in West Africa cover

Imperialism, Economic Development and Social Change in West Africa

by Raymond Dumett

2013, 556 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-59460-976-3

$65.00

In Praise of Greatness cover

In Praise of Greatness: The Poetics of African Adulation

by Toyin Falola

2019, 1056 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN 978-1-5310-1186-4

$110.00

In Search of African Diasporas cover

In Search of African Diasporas: Testimonies and Encounters

by Paul Tiyambe Zeleza

2012, 592 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-056-5

$65.00

Issues in African Political Economies cover

Issues in African Political Economies

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Jamaine Abidogun

2016, 424 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-879-0

$53.00

Literary Pan-Africanism cover

Literary Pan-Africanism: History, Contexts, and Criticism

by Christel N. Temple

2005, 208 pp, paper, ISBN 978-0-89089-848-2

$22.00

Literary Spaces cover

Literary Spaces: Introduction to Comparative Black Literature

by Christel N. Temple

2007, 654 pp, paper, ISBN 978-0-89089-564-1

$50.00

Mandela cover

Mandela: Tributes to a Global Icon

Edited by: Toyin Falola

2014, 358 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN 978-1-61163-651-2

$80.00

The Muse of Anomy cover
The National War Museum, Umuahia cover

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 cover

Nigeria in the Twentieth Century

Edited by: Toyin Falola

2002, 1064 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-59460-328-0

$75.00

Nollywood cover

Nollywood: Popular Culture and Narratives of Youth Struggles in Nigeria

by Paul Ugor

2016, 188 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-777-9

$29.00

Oral and Written Expressions of African Cultures cover

Oral and Written Expressions of African Cultures

by Toyin Falola, Fallou Ngom

2009, 264 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-59460-647-2

$28.00

Perspectives on Feminism from Africa cover

Perspectives on Feminism from Africa

Edited by: 'Lai Olurode

2013, 212 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-011-4

$28.00

Perspectives on the Religious Landscape in Africa cover

Perspectives on the Religious Landscape in Africa

Edited by: Lady Jane Acquah, Toyin Falola

2020, 458 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-5310-0731-7

$64.00

The Philosophy of Nimi Wariboko cover

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

Edited by: Toyin Falola

2021, 456 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-5310-1024-9

$60.00

Playing for Life cover

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

by Louise M. Bourgault

2003, 344 pp, paper, ISBN 978-0-89089-125-4

$48.00

Poetic Imagination in Black Africa cover

Poetic Imagination in Black Africa: Essays on African Poetry

by Tanure Ojaide

1996, 168 pp, paper, ISBN 978-0-89089-855-0

$20.00

Poetry, Performance, and Art cover

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

by Tanure Ojaide

2003, 192 pp, hardback, ISBN 978-0-89089-230-5

$30.00

Power and Nationalism in Modern Africa cover
Resisting State Iconoclasm Among the Loma of Guinea cover

Resisting State Iconoclasm Among the Loma of Guinea

by Christian Kordt Højbjerg

2007, 386 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-59460-218-4

$50.00

Satires of Power in Yoruba Visual Culture cover

Satires of Power in Yoruba Visual Culture

by Yomi Ola

2013, 272 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-037-4

$48.00

Scoundrels of Deferral cover

Scoundrels of Deferral: Poems to Redeem Reflection

by Toyin Falola, Vik Bahl

2006, 220 pp, hardback, ISBN 978-1-59460-338-9

$65.00

The Third Bagre cover

The Third Bagre: A Myth Revisited

by Jack Goody, S.W.D.K. Gandah

2003, 512 pp, hardback, ISBN 978-0-89089-229-9

$60.00

The Tiv and Their Southern Neighbours, 1890-1990 cover

The Tiv and Their Southern Neighbours, 1890-1990

by Emmanuel Chiahemba Ayangaôr

2011, 292 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-59460-845-2

$40.00

Toyin Falola cover

Toyin Falola: The Man, The Mask, The Muse

Edited by: Niyi Afolabi

2010, 1116 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN 978-1-59460-754-7

$65.00

The United States' Foreign Policy in Africa in the 21st Century cover

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

Edited by: Adebayo Oyebade

2014, 202 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-297-2

$28.00

Teacher's Manual available

Urban Challenges and Survival Strategies in Africa cover

Urban Challenges and Survival Strategies in Africa

Edited by: Adeshina Afolayan, Toyin Falola

2017, 270 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-5310-0060-8

$29.00

Urbanization and African Cultures cover

Urbanization and African Cultures

by Toyin Falola, Steven J. Salm

2005, 480 pp, paper, ISBN 978-0-89089-558-0

$48.00

Voices of African Women cover
War and Peace in Africa cover

War and Peace in Africa

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Raphael Chijioke Njoku

2010, 652 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-59460-745-5

$65.00

Weaving through Islam in Senegal cover

Weaving through Islam in Senegal

by Laura L. Cochrane

2013, 168 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-034-3

$25.00

West Africa cover

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

by Eugene L. Mendonsa

2002, 660 pp, paper, ISBN 978-0-89089-649-5

$56.00

Teacher's Manual available

The Women's War of 1929 cover

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

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Adam Paddock

2011, 936 pp, jacketed hardback, ISBN 978-1-59460-931-2

$90.00

Women, Gender, and Sexualities in Africa cover

Women, Gender, and Sexualities in Africa

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Nana Akua Amponsah

2013, 374 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-153-1

$45.00

Teacher's Manual forthcoming

Yoruba Creativity cover

Yoruba Creativity: Cultural Practices of the Modern World

by Bessie House-Soremekun

2022, 282 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-826-4

$45.00

The Yoruba in Transition cover

The Yoruba in Transition: History, Values, and Modernity

Edited by: Toyin Falola, Ann Genova

2006, 536 pp, hardback, ISBN 978-1-59460-134-7

$55.00