Area Studies

African Studies Review

The statistics shown below contain data since 1 November 2018.
Basic Information

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Founded in: 1958
URL: https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/african-studies-review
Twitter: @ASRJournal
• 17/67 in Area Studies (Web of Science 2017)
Category: Area Studies

Authors per paper:
     Average: 1.0
     Median: 1
References per paper:
     Average: 4
     Median: 3
Altmetric Attention Score per paper:
     Average: 0.2
     Median: 0

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Latest papers

Lisa Lindsay. Atlantic Bonds: A Nineteenth-Century Odyssey from America to Africa. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 328 pp. 26 illustrations. Map. Chart. Notes. Bibliography. Index. $35.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-1469631127.
African Studies Review 2019-01-14

Catherine A. Honeyman. The Orderly Entrepreneur: Youth Education and Governance in Rwanda. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2016. xiii + 301 pp. Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Paper. $27.95. ISBN: 978-0804799850.
African Studies Review 2019-01-14

Gavin Steingo. Kwaito’s Promise: Music and the Aesthetics of Freedom in South Africa. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2016. xx + 307 pp. Maps. Photographs. Music examples. Notes. Bibliography. Index. $90.00. Cloth. $30.00. Paper. $10.00 to $30.00. E
African Studies Review 2019-01-14

Virginia Comolli. Boko Haram: Nigeria’s Islamist Insurgency. London: Hurst & Co, 2015. vii + 230 pp. Acknowledgments. Maps. Notes. Index. $27.95. Cloth. ISBN: 9781849044912.
African Studies Review 2019-01-14

Jane I. Guyer. Legacies, Logics, Logistics: Essays in the Anthropology of the Platform Economy. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2016. xii + 312 pp. $30.00. Paper. ISBN: 9780226326870.
African Studies Review 2019-01-14

Anne Donadey, ed. Approaches to Teaching the Works of Assia Djebar. New York: The Modern Language Association of America, 2017. x + 188 pp. Notes on Contributors. Works Cited. Index. $40.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-1603292955.
African Studies Review 2019-01-14

Michael A. Rutz. King Leopold’s Congo and the “Scramble for Africa”: A Short History with Documents. Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company, 2018. xvii + 113 pp. Chronology. Map. Documents. $18.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-1624666568.
African Studies Review 2019-01-14

Colleen E. Kriger. Making Money: Life, Death, and Early Modern Trade on Africa’s Guinea Coast. Ohio University Press, 2017. xiii + 233 pp. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Index. $28.95. Paper. ISBN: 9780896802964.
African Studies Review 2019-01-14

Wanuri Kahiu, director. Rafiki. 2018. 82 minutes. English and Swahili (with English subtitles). Kenya/South Africa/France/Lebanon/Norway/Netherlands/Germany/USA. Big World Cinema/Afrobubblegum/MPM Films/Schortcut Films/Ape&Bjørn/Rinkel Film/Razor Film Pro
African Studies Review 2019-01-14

Kathleen Sheldon. African Women: Early History to the 21st Century. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2017. xvii + 330 pp. Maps. Illustrations. Footnotes. Bibliography. Index. $40.00 Paper. $80.00 Cloth. $39.99 Ebook. ISBN: 978-0-253-02722-1; ISBN: 9
African Studies Review 2019-01-11

Homosexuality, Witchcraft, and Power: the Politics of Ressentiment in Cameroon
African Studies Review 2018-12-26

Chérie Rivers Ndaliko. Necessary Noise: Music, Film, and Charitable Imperialism in the East of Congo. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. xiv + 285 pp. Photographs. Bibliography. Index. $30.95. Paper. ISBN: 9780190499587.
African Studies Review 2018-12-04

Paolo Gaibazzi. Bush Bound: Young Men and Rural Permanence in Migrant West Africa. Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2015. xiv + 218 pp. Maps. Photographs. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. £85.00. ISBN: 978-1-78238-779-4.
African Studies Review 2018-11-29

Carl A. LeVan. Dictators and Democracy in African Development: The Political Economy of Good Governance in Nigeria. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xix + 282 pp. Appendix. Bibliography. Index. $76.00. Cloth. ISBN: 978-1-107-08114-7.
African Studies Review 2018-11-28

Mwenda Ntarangwi. The Street is My Pulpit: Hip Hop and Christianity in Kenya. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2016. xx + 180 pp. Photographs. Bibliography. Index. $25.00. Paper. ISBN: 978-0252081552.
African Studies Review 2018-11-28

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