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  1. States, Conflict and Islam: A Reconsideration of Jihād in the Gambia River Region, 1850–1900

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    Description: As the result of centuries of transregional commerce by Muslim merchants and the attendant networks developed by Muslim scholarly families, Islam was well established in the Sahel and Upper Guinea Coast by the seventeenth century. Commercial markets, Muslim states and Islamic institutions developed during a long, generally peaceful process of...
    Keyword: pas, status, islam, and conlict
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: David E. Skinner
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2017
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  2. Hostile Takeover? Corporate Interventions in Nollywood

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    Keyword: pas, corporate interventions, and hostile takeover
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Jonathan Haynes
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2016
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  3. An Introduction to Islamic Movements and Modes of Thought in Nigeria

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    Description: This working paper surveys Islamic organizations, movements, and ideologies in Nigeria, roughly identifying them along the lines of Islamic traditionalism, Sufi orders (turuq lit. pathways), Salafi/Wahhabi revivalism2 modernist and insurgent Islam(ism), trado-Islamic and Christo-Islamic syncretism and deviant “Islamic” cultism. Previous academic studies of Nigerian Islam were often limited to the...
    Keyword: nigeria, movements, islamic, and pas
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Ibrahim Haruna Hassan
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2015
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  4. A Task That Must Be Done: Issues on the Federalists' Visual Propaganda in Nigerian Civil War

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    Description: The apparent interest today in Nigerian visual culture has necessitated this paper. Therefore, its primary focus shall be on the status of visual data from the burgeoning ephemera as a source of historical knowledge. Using selected visual illustrations in the posters, cartoons and photographs that were at the core of...
    Keyword: pas and federalist
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Etiido Effiong Inyang
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/13/2018
    Date Created: 2013
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  5. The Context, Causes, and Cultural Valuation of Yoroba and Baganda Women's Participation in the Public Economy

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    Description: This paper examines participation in the public economy among two groups of African women, the Yoruba of southwestern Nigeria and the Baganda of central Uganda, during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The analysis considers many kinds of economic activity other than growing food for one’s own family, including independent income-generating...
    Keyword: context, cultural valuation, and pas
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Marjorie K. McIntosh
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2013
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  6. Paternality and Partnership? EU-ACP Economic Partnership Agreement and Implications for Nigeria's Oil Sector Development

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    Description: Contemporary pattern of relationship between European Union and Africa-Caribbean and Pacific countries reflects more than two centuries of unequal exchange. Unequal exchange between the North and the South denotes the falling terms of trade for underdeveloped countries, while correspondingly increasing the terms of trade for the developed countries. It has...
    Keyword: partnership, pas, and economics
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Samuel O Oloruntoba
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2011
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  7. Melville Herskovits and the Visual Arts

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    Keyword: pas and herskovits
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Justine Cordwell
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2011
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  8. Setting the Tone: Students' Recollections of Herskovits and the Study of African Arts

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    Description: How could so many students of one scholar, one who is not immediately remembered for his work on the arts, have produced so much major research on African and African-American arts and artists in virtually all media? This question became the genesis of this panel; but before turning to our...
    Keyword: pas, herskovits, and african american
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Philip Peek
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2010
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  9. Muslim Relations in the Politics of Nationalism and Secession in Kenya

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    Description: Within Kenya’s political scene, racial and ethnic identities play a crucial role in creating division in Muslims’ political engagement. Since independence, the racial and ethnic antagonism among them has weakened a united Muslim’ voice whenever political issues concerning the community arose. As Kenya was preparing for independence, a section of...
    Keyword: kenya, nationalism, and pas
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Hassan J. Ndzovu
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2010
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  10. African Pasts for African Futures in a time of Radical Environmental Change: Notes on History and Policy in Africa's Reconstruction

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    Description: Writing this keynote address has been a fraught and sobering experience, heightened by an acute feeling of stepping outside my scholarly comfort zone in east and central African history before the 19th century CE. The discomfort encouraged me to shift positions, in this case from that of a scholar writing...
    Keyword: environmental change, african, and pas
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: David Schoenbrun
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2009
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  11. American Anthropology in Africa and Afro-America: The Early Days of the Program of African Studies

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    Description: As a world power after World War II, some U.S. government officials and private foundations realized how little we knew of Africa, though allied troops had been engaged in North Africa and transported through West Africa. And the Cold War was leading to growing USSR influence in Africa. “It...
    Keyword: africa, pas, and anthropology
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Simon Ottenberg
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2009
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  12. Rebel Destinies : Remembering Herskovits

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    Keyword: Destinies, herskovits, and pas
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Warren L. d'Azevedo
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2009
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  13. Obama, Africom, and U.S. Military Policy Towards Africa

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    Description: On 6 February 2007, President Bush announced that the United States would create a new military command for Africa, to be known as Africa Command or Africom. Throughout the Cold War and for more than a decade afterwards, the U.S. did not have a military command for Africa; instead, U.S....
    Keyword: pas and us military policy
    Creator: Daniel Volman
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2009
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  14. Arabic Literature of Africa: Project and Publication

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    Description: The items in this publication are partially derived from presentations given at a symposium on Arabic Literature of Africa (ALA), at the Program of African Studies in November 2003. Also included is some detailed information on the contents of already published volumes (ALA I, II, IIIA, IV), and "Overviews" of...
    Keyword: Arabic and pas
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: John Hunwick
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2005
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Dissertation
  15. Nigeria After Military Rule: Federalism, Resource Allocation, and Ethnic Politics

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    Keyword: military, nigeria, and pas
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Will Reno
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2003
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  16. Discovering Normality in Health and the Reproductive Body

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    Description: This collection of papers contains most of the papers that were delivered at the workshop on “Normality in Health and the Reproductive Body” at Northwestern in March 2001. The seminar was used to discuss individual research projects around convergences of thought on the theme at hand. In their present state,...
    Keyword: Reproductive and pas
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Caroline Bledsoe
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2002
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  17. Vision and Policy in Nigerian Economics: The Legacy of Pius Okigbo

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    Description: Proceedings of a Conference Held at the Program of African Studies, Northwestern University, June 8-9, 2001, edited by Jane I. Guyer and LaRay Denzer
    Keyword: pas
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Jane I. Guyer and LaRay Denzer
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2003
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  18. Reimagining Tradition: The Politics of Succession in Colonial Buganda

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    Description: The completion of this study could not have been possible without the invaluable support of several individuals. This work is a revised version of my first year research paper, and as such, I would first like to thank Timothy Breen and my colleagues in the E-70 seminar for their thoughtful...
    Keyword: politics, colonial, and pas
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Neil Kodesh
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2000
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  19. "Books in African Languages in the Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies, Northwestern University: A Catalog

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    Description: PAS Working Paper No. 8** (2000) Vols. 1- 2, Vol. 3
    Keyword: pas
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: David W. Bade
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 2000
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper
  20. Anthropological Vision and Research Logic: An Epi Info Primer

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    Description: The primer addresses interdisciplinary work on two levels. It outlines and exemplifies anthropological modes of thinking, and how those can be applied to numbers through the capacities of the Epi Info program. At a more practical level it uses particular material to guide the reader through setup and analysis. Section...
    Keyword: pas and anthropology
    Subject: African Studies
    Creator: Caroline Bledsoe, Shobha Shagle, Kuate Defo Barthelemy, and Jane I. Guyer
    Owner: Scholarly Digital Publishing
    Date Uploaded: 11/12/2018
    Date Modified: 11/12/2018
    Date Created: 1999
    Rights: In Copyright
    Resource Type: Research Paper