List of selected recent publications

Veit Arlt, Stephanie Bishop and Pascal Schmid (eds), Explorations in African History: Reading Patrick Harries (Basel: Basler Afrika Bibliographien 2015, ISBN 978-3-905758-62-7).

Donald Lowry, Dag Henrichsen, Giorgio Miescher, Ciraj Rassool and Lorena Rizzo (eds): Special Issue: The South African Empire. Journal of Southern African Studies, Vol. 41, No. 3, June 2015.

Christine Christ-von Wedel and Thomas Kuhn (eds), Basel Mission. People, History, Perspectives 1815-2015. Basel (Schwabe Verlag) 2015.

Museum der Kulturen Basel (ed.): Mission Possible? The Basel Mission Collection - Reflecting Cultural Encounters. Basel (Christoph Merian Verlag) 2015.

Regula Tschumi: Verborgene Kunst. Geschichte, Transformation und Sinn der figürlichen Sänften und Särge der Ga in Ghana. Bern (Till Schaap Edition) 2014.

Dobler, Gregor: Traders and Trade in Colonial Ovamboland, 1925–1990. Elite Formation and the Politics of Consumption under Indirect Rule and Apartheid (Basel Southern Africa Studies Series Vol. 8). Basel (Basler Afrika Bibliographien) 2014.

Akawa, Martha: The Gender Politics of the Namibian Liberation Struggle (Basel Namibia Studies Series Vol. 13). Basel (Basler Afrika Bibliographien) 2014.

Meier, Lukas: Swiss Science, African Decolonization and the Rise of Global Health, 1940-2010 (Basler Beiträge zur Geschichtswissenschaft 186). Basel (Schwabe) 2014.

Förster, Till and Sidney Carolyn Littlefield Kasfir (eds): African Art and Agency in the Workshop. Bloomington, 2013.

Macamo, Elísio: L'abbecedario della nostra dipendenza. Una lettura critica del discorso sullo sviluppo: il caso de Mozambico. Trento: 2013.

Obrist, Brigit / Arlt, Veit / Elísio Macamo (Eds.): Living the City in Africa. Processes of Invention and Intervention (Schweizerische Afrikastudien Vol. 10), Lit-Verlag 2013.

Philipps, Joschka: Ambivalent Rage. Youth Gangs and Urban Protest in Conakry, Guinea. L'Harmattan 2013.

Harries, Patrick / Maxwell, David (eds.): The Spiritual in the Secular: Missionaries and Knowledge about Africa (Studies in the History of Christian Missions. Eerdmans, Grand Rapids, USA), 2012.

Baller, Susann, Giorgio Miescher & Ciraj Rassool (eds.): “Visualizing the Game. Global Perspectives on Football in Africa”, special issue of Soccer & Society, 2012.

Malizani Jimu, Ignasio: Peri-urban Land Transactions. Everyday Practices and Relations in Peri-urban Blantyre, Malawi. Langaa RPCIG, Cameroon 2012.

Miescher, Giorgio : Namibia’s Red Line: The History of a Veterinary and Settlement Border (New York: Palgrave Macmillan), 2012.

Münch, Anna: Nomadic Women’s Health Practice. Islamic Belief and Medical Care among Kel Alhafra Tuareg in Mali. Basel 2012: Schwabe.

Rizzo, Lorena, Gender and Colonialism. A History of Kaoko in north-western Namibia, 1870s-1950s, Basel Namibia Studies Series 14, Basler Afrika Bibliographien 2012.

Sankieme Lusanga, Ange: Ethique de la migration. La valeur de la justice comme base pour une migration dans l’Union Européenne et la Suisse. Globethics 2012.

Steuer, Noemi: Krankheit und Ehre. Über HIV und soziale Anerkennung in Mali. Transcript Verlag. Bielefeld 2012.

Jeannerat, Caroline; Morier-Genoud, Eric; Péclard, Didier (eds): Embroiled: Swiss Churches, South Africa and Apartheid, Münster 2011.

Roman Silvani: Political Bodies and the Body Politic in J. M. Coetzee's Novels. Lit-Verlag 2011.

Baller, Susann, Spielfelder der Stadt. Fußball und Jugendpolitik im Senegal seit 1950. Köln: Böhlau, 2010.

Sill, Ulrike. Encounters in Quest of Christian Womanhood. The Basel Mission in Pre- and Early Colonial Ghana. Brill 2010.

Peters, Anne, Lucy Koechlin, Till Förster and Gretta Fenner Zinkernagel (eds.). Non-state actors as standard setters. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (2009).

Miescher, Giorgio; Rizzo, Lorena; Silvester, Jeremy (Eds.): Posters in Action. Visuality in the making of an African Nation. Basel: Basler Afrika Bibliographien, 2009.

Russi, Ariane (ed). Stadtsafari - Afrika in Basel. Africa in Basel - an Urban Safari. Joint publication project of the Centre for African Studies Basel and the Verein Frauenstadtrundgang. Basel: Hornberger Druck GmbH, 2008.

Kerstin Bauer: Kleidung und Kleidungspraktiken im Norden der Côte d'Ivoire. Geschichte und Dynamiken des Wandels vom Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts bis zur Gegenwart. Lit-Verlag 2007.

Harries, Patrick: Butterflies and Barbarians: Swiss Missionaries and Systems of Knowledge in South-East Africa, Oxford / Harare / Athens, Ohio 2007. (Translated into Portuguese as: Junod e as Sociedades Africanas: Impacto dos Missionarios Suiços na Africa Austral. Paulinas, Maputo, Mozambique 2007).

Bauer, Kerstin. Kleidung und Kleidungspraktiken im Norden der Côte d'Ivoire
Geschichte und Dynamiken des Wandels vom Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts bis zur Gegenwart. Münster, Hamburg, Berlin, Wien, London: LIT Verlag. Reihe: Beiträge zur Afrikaforschung. Bd. 30, 2007.

Brigit Obrist, Veit Arlt, Elisio Macamo (Eds.): Living the City in Africa. Processes of Invention and Intervention (Schweizerische Afrikastudien
Bd. 10), 304 S., 29.90 EUR, br., ISBN 978-3-643-80152-4


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