African Studies

African studies is the study of Africa, especially the continent's cultures and societies (as opposed to its geology, geography, zoology, etc.). The field includes the study of Africa's history (Pre-colonial, colonial, post-colonial), demography (ethnic groups), culture, politics, economy, languages, and religion (Islam, Christianity, traditional religions). A specialist in African studies is often referred to as an "africanist". A key focus of the discipline is to interrogate epistemological approaches, theories and methods in traditional disciplines using a critical lens that inserts African-centred ways of knowing and references. Africanists argue that there is a need to "deexoticize" Africa and banalise it, rather …

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BIGD · 19 June 2022 English

Executive Director, BIGD, BRAC Un. [...] Khan | Professor of Economics, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London 12.15 −12.45 Digital Transformation in a Developing Country: A Framework Gender and Sexual & Reproductiv. [...] Khan | Professor of Economics, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London Mohammad Humayun Kabir | Joint Secretary, Cabinet Division, Government

Professor of Economics, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London 12.15 −12.45 Digital | Senior Lecturer, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London 14.40 −14.55 Digitalization Professor of Economics, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London Mohammad Humayun Kabir


BIGD · 13 June 2022 English

Despite the measures taken by the government to support the RMG sector, the adequacy of the support, efficiency, and transparency of the disbursement mechanisms was dubious. [...] The paper is …

Workers in Bangladesh. Journal of Asian and African Studies, 54(1), 20–37. https://doi.org/10.1177/0021909618796662


MP-IDSA · 8 June 2022 English

21 / No.4-5 / April/May 2022 Current Journal Content 2 Vol. [...] 21 / No.4-5 / April/May 2022 Current Journal Content 3 Vol. [...] 21 / No.4-5 / April/May 2022 …

Asian and African Studies 57 (1) February 2022 49 30 Journal of Asian and African Studies 57 (2) March 85 (4) October 2021 54 33 Journal of Modern African Studies 60 (1) March 2022 59 34 Journal of South Asian Asian and African Studies http://jas.sagepub.com/ 30 Journal of Asian and African Studies http://jas http://www.smh-hq.org/jmh.html 33 Journal of Modern African Studies http://journals.cambridge.org 34 Journal of


MP-IDSA · 8 June 2022 English

21 / No.4-5 / April/May 2022 Current Journal Content 2 Vol. [...] 21 / No.4-5 / April/May 2022 Current Journal Content 3 Vol. [...] 21 / No.4-5 / April/May 2022 …

Asian and African Studies 57 (1) February 2022 49 30 Journal of Asian and African Studies 57 (2) March 85 (4) October 2021 54 33 Journal of Modern African Studies 60 (1) March 2022 59 34 Journal of South Asian Asian and African Studies http://jas.sagepub.com/ 30 Journal of Asian and African Studies http://jas http://www.smh-hq.org/jmh.html 33 Journal of Modern African Studies http://journals.cambridge.org 34 Journal of


CEPA · 7 June 2022 English

The The initial ideas and concepts of the young research was one of the main components of scholars were developed into substantive the project that was conducted throughout research projects …

harassment in North Africa, The Journal of North African Studies, 19:2, 244-258, DOI: 10.1080/13629387.2013 harressment in North Afirica. The jounal of North African studies 19(2):244-258 208 ,yq;ifapy; ,isQu;fs; jPtpukakhf;fy;


The Asia Foundation · 6 June 2022 English

The chapter provides a snapshot of the border region in the final years of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and NATO troop presence and immediately following the 2021 Taliban takeover. …

view from Gambella’ in Journal of Eastern African Studies 4/2: 314–330. 5 Interviews with Nuer-peaking


6 June 2022 English

1, May 2022 Editorial Survey: the state of sustainable development in Asia and the Paci c ESCAP secretariat Special theme: Macroeconomic policies for inclusive sustainable development A framework for inclusive …

Australia Anne Booth, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK M.N. Murthy, Institute


2 June 2022 English

The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United …

Australia Anne Booth, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK M.N. Murthy, Institute


TRAFFIC · 31 May 2022 English

To be of use to IWT practitioners, a first step is to focus on the particular practices and patterns of corruption linked to IWT, and to consider the incentives and …

African countries through a behavioral lens. African Studies, 79(2): 232–249. Baez Camargo, C., Costa, J


HORN International Institute for Strategic Studies · 31 May 2022 English

the establishment of AMISOM (UNSOA), later renamed as UN Support Office in Somalia (UNSOS) whose mandate was to provide the logistical was the first kind of arrangement in and financial …

Ethiopia in Somalia, Journal of Asian and African Studies, Vol. 51, No. 5, pp. 573-593. International borders in the Rwenzori. Journal of Eastern African Studies, 154 - 176. U.S. Department of State. (2001


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