African Studies

(The TQCC of African Studies is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
Toxic waste dumping in the Global South as a form of environmental racism: Evidence from the Gulf of Guinea26
Causes and Effects of Rural-Urban Migration in Ethiopia: A Case Study from Amhara Region11
‘We're now the Walking Dead’: Predatory Policing, Youth Agency and Framing in Nigeria’s #EndSARS Social Activism9
Christianity and Masquerade Practices Among the Youth in Nsukka, Nigeria7
#African Time: Making the Future Legible6
Traditional Authorities in African Cities: Setting the Scene6
Bleeding from One Generation to the Next: The Media and the Constructions of Gukurahundi Postmemories by University Students in Zimbabwe6
Satire, Agency and the Contestation of Patriarchy in Ibibio Women’s Songs6
Navigating Traditional and Modern Institutions in City Governance: The Role of Chieftaincy in Spatial Planning in Tamale, Ghana6
‘I cannot stand up to the authority of my chief nor the state’: reflections on development-induced housing mobility in pro-poor housing systems in Tamale, Ghana5
An Ethnopragmatic Analysis of Death-Prevention Names in the Karanga Society of Zimbabwe4
Learning and performing political violence: ZANU-PF Youth and the 2008 presidential run-off election in Zimbabwe4
Traditional Authorities and Spatial Planning in Urban Burkina Faso: Exploring the Roles and Land Value Capture by Moose Chieftaincies in Ouagadougou4
A Comparative Analysis of the Influence of Traditional Authority in Urban Development in South Africa and Eswatini3
Intimate Archives: Interventions on Gender, Sexuality and Intimacies3
‘A Song is Not Just a Song’: Community Mobilisation and Psychosocial Healing in South Africa’s AIDS Crisis3
‘Such a Thing Does Not Have a Name in his Country’: Entanglements of Diaspora and ‘Home’ Homes in the Zimbabwean Short Story of Crisis3
Reading the Place and Role of Endogenous Governance Structures in Modernist Physical Planning: The Case of theBogosiand theKgotlain Botswana3
Local Governance and Traditional Authority in the Kingdom of Eswatini: The EvolvingTinkhundlaRegime3
Identities, exclusionism and politics in Africa2