AFRICA


July  2001
Compiled by Joan T. Phillips, Bibliographer
Air University Library
Maxwell AFB, AL


Guinea-Bissau 
Kenya


Guinea-Bissau 


Internet Resources

Inclusion of a link to a web site does not imply endorsement by the Air University Library or the United States Air Force.  All sites last accessed 25 November 2001.

Guinea Bissau.
Available online at: http://www.bissau.com
News from Guinea Bissau in English.

 Books

Please note: A call number beginning with "R" denotes a reference book.

Africa 2001, edited by Charles H. Cutter. 36th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2001. 273 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 36th ed 2001

Africa Contemporary Record, edited by Colin Legum. New York, Africana Publishing, 2000. 1 vol.
Review of the affairs in each country. See table of contents for pages.
Book call no.: 960 A2584 v.24 1992/94

Africa South of the Sahara 2001. 30th ed. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 1279 p.
For most countries includes: physical and social geography, history, economy, statistical survey, directory and bibliography.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 30th ed 2001

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations Fiscal Year 2001. Washington, United States. Secretary of State, 2000. 725 p.
For each country lists amount of various types of aid given plus the U.S. interest in that country, and objectives and justification.
Book call no.: R 355.0320973 C749 Fy2002

The Military Balance 2000-2001. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2000. 320 p.
Guinea-Bissau, pp 272-273.
Book call no.: R 355 L847m 2000/2001

The Statesman's Yearbook: the Politics, Cultures, and Economies of the World 2001, edited by Barry Turner. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 1985 p.
For each country gives information such as history, territory and population, social statistics, constitution and government, recent elections, current administration, defense, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, trade, communications, social institutions, culture, and diplomatic representatives.
Book call no.: R310 St2 137th ed 2001

United States. Dept. of State. World Military Expenditures and Arms Transfers 1998. Washington, GPO, 2000. 208 p.
Book call no.: R 355 A734w 1998

Periodicals

General Seems to Be Building Toward a Coup in Guinea-Bissau. New York Times 150:A27 November 24, 2000.

Guinea Bissau. Military Technology 25:275 World Defence Almanac 2000-2001.
Force structure

Guinea Bissau: Death of a Veteran. Africa Confidential 41:8 December 8, 2000.
Speculates on the impact of the assassination of General Mane.

Moral Authority. Economist 357:53 November 25, 2000.
Strife continues in Guinea-Bissau.

Peace Watch 2000: The Year in Review. UN Chronicle 37,no.4:60-68 2000.

Rebel General Shot Dead, Guinea-Bissau Says. New York Times 150:A15 December 1, 2000.


Kenya 


Internet Resources

Inclusion of a link to a web site does not imply endorsement by the Air University Library or the United States Air Force.  All sites last accessed 25 November 2001.

Kenya Daily.
Available online at:
http://www.kenyadaily.com
News from Kenya.

KenyaWeb.
Available online at: http://kenyaweb.com
"Kenya's definitive internet resource."

Books

Please note: A call number beginning with "R" denotes a reference book.

Africa 2001, edited by Charles H. Cutter. 36th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2001. 273 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 36th ed 2001

Africa Contemporary Record, edited by Colin Legum. New York, Africana Publishing, 2000. 1 vol.
Review of the affairs in each country. See table of contents for pages.
Book call no.: 960 A2584 v.24 1992/94

Africa South of the Sahara 2001. 30th ed. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 1279 p.
For most countries includes: physical and social geography, history, economy, statistical survey, directory and bibliography.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 30th ed 2001

Ahluwalia, D. Pal and Nursey-Bray, Paul. The Post-Colonial Condition: Contemporary Politics in Africa. Commack, NY, Nova Science Publishers, 1997. 252 p. (Horizons in Post-Colonial Studies)
Book call no.: 320.96 P857

Anderson, Ewan W. Global Geopoltical Flashpoints: An Atlas of Conflict. London, Stationery Office, 2000. 391 p.
Kenya, pp 171-173.
Book call no.: 327.101 A546g

Common Security and Civil Society in Africa, edited by Lennart Wohlgemuth and others. Stockholm, Sweden, Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, 1999. 216 p.
Aid and Politics in Malawi and Kenya: Political Conditionality and Donor Support to the 'Human Rights, Democracy and Governance' Sector, by Samantha Gibson, pp 163-179.
Book call no.: 327.17096 C734

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations Fiscal Year 2001. Washington, United States. Secretary of State, 2000. 725 p.
For each country lists amount of various types of aid given plus the U.S. interest in that country, and objectives and justification.
Book call no.: R 355.0320973 C749 Fy2002

Jane's Sentinel: Security Assessment: Central Africa 2000. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2000. 583 p.
Has general information about each country and detailed information about each country's defense.
Book call no.: R 967 J33 2000 Jul-Dec

Kyle, Keith. The Politics of the Independence of Kenya. New York, St. Martin's Press, 1999. 258 p.
Book call no.: 967.6203 K99p

The Military Balance 2000-2001. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2000. 320 p.
Kenya, p 273.
Book call no.: R 355 L847m 2000/2001

Multiparty Democracy and Political Change: Constraints to Democratization in Africa, edited by John Mukum Mbaku and others. Brookfield, CT, Ashgate, 1998. 333 p. (Contemporary Perspectives on Developing Societies)
Women and Political Participation in Kenya: Evaluating the Interplay of Gender, Ethnicity, Class and State by Eunice Njeri Sahle, pp 171-193.
Book call no.: 320.96 M961

Oded, Arye. Islam and Politics in Kenya. Boulder, CO, Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2000. 235 p.
Book call no.: 322.109676 O23i

The Political Economy of Tourism Development in Africa, edited by Peter U.C. Dieke. New York, Cognizant Communication Corporation, 2000. 355 p.
Tourism Development in Kenya by Isaac Sindiga, pp 129-153.
Book call no.: 338.4791 P769

Political Risk Yearbook 2001: Volume 4 Sub-Saharan Africa, edited by William D. Coplin and Michael K. O'Leary. East Syracuse, NY, PRS Group, 2001. 1 vol.
For each country includes information about political framework, economic framework, and forecasts.
Book call no.: R 956.05 P769 2001

Russell, Alec. Big Men, Little People: The Leaders Who Defined Africa. New York, New York University Press, 1999. 334 p.
Kenya-Where the Kalenjin Are Kings: Daniel Arap Moi-the Ties of Tribalism, pp 68-94.
Book call no.: 967.032 R961b

State Building and Democratization in Africa: Faith, Hope and Realities, edited by Kidane Mengisteab and Cyrill Daddieh. Westport, CT, Praeger, 1999. 292 p.
Civil Society, Democratization, and State Building in Kenya and Tanzania by Julius E. Nyang'oro, pp 183-199.
Book call no.: 320.967 S747

The Statesman's Yearbook: the Politics, Cultures, and Economies of the World 2001, edited by Barry Turner. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 1985 p.
For each country gives information such as history, territory and population, social statistics, constitution and government, recent elections, current administration, defense, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, trade, communications, social institutions, culture, and diplomatic representatives.
Book call no.: R310 St2 137th ed 2001

United States. Dept. of State. World Military Expenditures and Arms Transfers 1998. Washington, GPO, 2000. 208 p.
Book call no.: R 355 A734w 1998

Periodicals

62 Kenyans Students Die in Dormitory Fire. Jet 99:46-47 April 16, 2001.

Abuodha, Charles and Bowles, Roger. Enterprise Compliance with Local Authority Regulation in Kenya. Africa Insight 31:12-19 March 2001.

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Kenya: Aid to Resume. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 6:6 August 2000.
World Bank will loan Kenya $150 million.

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Kenya: Drugs Bill. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:8 July 2001.
The Parliament moves for cheaper AIDS drugs.

Balter, Michael. Paleontological Rift in the Rift Valley. Science 292:198-201 April 13, 2001.
"A bitter dispute over rights to hunt for fossils in the Tugen Hills indicates that the old way of regulating paleontology in Kenya is in flux."

Blessed Drops. Economist 357:46 December 2, 2000.
Recent rains do not solve the problems caused by the drought.

Bollag, Burton. African Universities Begin to Face the Enormity of Their Losses to AIDS. Chronicle of Higher Education 47:A45-A47 March 2, 2001.

Butler, Decian. The Battle of Tugen Hills. Nature 410:508-509 March 29, 2001.
Paleontologists fight in Kenya.

Clearing the Deck, and the Forest. Economist 358:42-43 March 31, 2001.
"The Kenyan regime's destructive policies."

Clinton, William J. Statement on the Anniversary of the United States Embassy Bombings in Kenya and Tanzania. Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents 36:1806 August 14, 2000.

Crisp, Jeff. A State of Insecurity: The Political Economy of Violence in Kenya's Refugee Camps. African Affairs 99:601-632 October 2000.

Dancing in Kenya to the Donor's Tune. Economist 356:43 August 5, 2000.
"President Daniel arap Moi has got the loan he wanted, but on stringent terms."

Deadly Arson in a Kenyan School. Economist 358:43 March 31, 2001.
Arson kills 60 schoolboys in the dormitory.

East Africa: Community Reborn. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:6 February 2001.
"The presidents of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda have launched second attempt to establish an East African Community to boost trade within the region."

English, Malcolm. AMREF: Lifeline for East Africa. Air International 60:278-281 May 2001.
"Operating six aircraft, AMREF provides a 24 hour 365 days a year flying doctor service in East Africa."

Goldstein, Andrew. The Africa Experiment. Time 156:74-76 October 9, 2000.
"Can a big city rescue its troubled students by sending them to study in Kenya?"

Hay, Simon I. and others. Etiology of Interepidemic Periods of Mosquito-Borne Disease. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States Of America 97:9335-9339 August 1, 2000.
Includes a discussion of malaria in western Kenya.

Hayden, Thomas. Lucy, Meet...Kenny? U.S. News & World Report 130:12 April 2, 2001.
New skull found in Kenya causes debate on evolution.

Holmquist, Frank and Oendo, Ayuka. Kenya: Democracy, Decline, and Despair. Current History 100:201-206 May 2001.

IMF To Resume Lending. West Africa No.4281:27 June 25, 2001.
The IMF "will resume lending to Kenya as soon as three key anti-corruption bills are past."

Kamau, John. British Bombs Cause Mayhem. New African No.397:12-13 June 2001.
Unexploded British munitions in eastern Kenya.

Kamau, John. IMF's 'Useless Exercise.' New African No.392:11 January 2001.
Conditions for an IMF loan require Kenya to organize workshops about poverty.

Kamau, John. Just Because We Are Poor? New African No.390:30 November 2000.
"Why do Americans treat us so badly? This is one angry Kenyan who says he is really fed up with being pushed around."

Kamau, John. What Can't the IMF Do? New African No.394:10-11 March 2001.
IMF pushes for anti-corruption measures in Kenya.

Kasun, Jacqueline R. Population Control Today-and Tomorrow? World & I 16:50-55 June 2001.
United States program for population control in Kenya.

Kebede, Mertineh. Police Corruption. New African No.392:38 January 2001.
Charges police in Kenya with wide-spread corruption.

Kenya. Military Technology 25:275-276 World Defence Almanac 2000-2001.
Force structure.

Kenya: A Soldier's Story. Africa Confidential 41:1-2 September 15, 2000.
"Political risk and ethnic balance weigh heavily as President Moi decides whether the army chief should go."

Kenya: Cat and Mouse. Africa Confidential 42:1-2 March 9, 2001.
"Constitutionally President Moi must step down from office but he may still hold onto the levers of power."

Kenya: Drive My Tractor. Africa Confidential 42:4-5 June 29, 2001.
Politics in Kenya.

Kenya II: Breakfast at the Bank. Africa Confidential 41:2-4 September 15, 2000.
President Moi meets with top World Bank and International Monetary Fund officials in a secret breakfast.

Kenya: Leave it to Sally. Africa Confidential 42:3-4 April 6, 2001.
Changes in civil service.

Kenya: Sect Attacks. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 6:11 December 2000.
Sect members attack women wearing slacks.

Kenya/Sudan: Conflict Hits Relief Work. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 6:10 December 2000.
Relief workers are unable to deliver help due to conflicts in Kenya and Sudan.

Kenya/USA: Follow Me, Follow. Africa Confidential 42:8 June 1, 2001.
Relations between Kenya and the U.S. which fears instability in Eastern Africa.

Kigotho, Wachira. AIDS Virus to Infect Nearly Half of Teens. Times Educational Supplement No.4410:9 January 5, 2001.

Kigotho, Wachira. Kenyan Minister Escapes Rape Trial. Times Educational Supplement No.4394:14+ September 15, 2000.
Rape charges dropped against Julius Sunkuli, a senior Kenyan Minister after the key prosecution witness is murdered.

Kigotho, Wachira. Kenyan Universities Lay off 5,000 Workers. Chronicle of Higher Education 47:A62 April 20, 2001.

Kigotho, Wachira. Kenyans Protest at Being Left off AIDS Patent. Nature 408:6 November 2, 2000.

Kigotho, Wachira. Teacher Raped in School Riot. Times Educational Supplement No.4404:14 November 24, 2000.

Kigotho, Wachira. Teachers Defy Order to Move to AIDS-Hit Areas. Times Educational Supplement No.4390:8 August 18, 2000.

Kirschke, Linda. Informal Repression, Zero-Sum Political and Late Third Wave Transitions. Journal of Modern African Studies 38:383-405 September 2000.
Uses case studies from Cameroon, Rwanda, and Kenya.

Kitonga, Nzamba. Dreams of Liberty and Land. World Press Review 47:18-19 October 2000.
Land disputes in Kenya.

Lado, Cleophas. Signatures of Urban Planning and Land Use Strategies in Nairobi. Africa Insight 31:20-26 March 2001.

Lovgren, Stefan. Death of a Missionary: Was a Crusading American Priest Murdered for Taking on Kenya's Elite. U.S. News & World Report 130:44-45+ March 12, 2001.
John Kaiser assassinated for his crusade against corruption.

Lovgren, Stefan and Fennell, Tom. Sands of Conflict. Maclean's 113:44-46 October 2, 2000.
"A Canadian firm's plan to develop a mine in Kenya is dogged by opponents."

Mackenzie, A. Fiona D. Contested Ground: Colonial Narratives and the Kenyan Environment, 1920-1945. Journal of Southern African Studies 26:697-718 December 2000.

Majtenyi, Cathy and Njoroge, Clement. Kenya: Mine All Mine. New African No.390:38-39 November 2000.
"A Canadian company's determination to mine titanium in Kenya has sparked controversy over environmental and other concerns."

Martiny, Martin. A Missionary's Funeral. America 183:21-23 October 14, 2000.
Relates the death and funeral of John Anthony Kaiser, who was investigating the rape of local girls by public officials.

Mbaria, John. Who Is Really Breaking Nature's Law? World Press Review 47:20 October 2000.
Kenya has land problems and the Maasai exacerbate the problems.

McCormick, Dorothy. Enterprise Clusters in Kenya: Urban Production, Upgrading Strategies and joint action. Africa Insight 31:3-11 March 2001.

Moi, the Juggler. Economist 358:49 February 10, 2001.
Discusses political corruption and the international response.

Moyela, Muyiwa. Flying Higher Together. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 6:2-3 September 2000.
EKabo section.
 "Nigeria Airways' deal with South African Airways means direct flights to the U.S. can start once again. It may also be the harbinger of many more business links between the two African giants."

Mwalulu, Jackson. A Bitter Pill. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 6:23 September 2000.
IMF loan are reinstated in Kenya, but tough conditions are included.

Mwalulu, Jackson. Interview: Reverend Timothy Njoya. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:20-22 May 2001.

Mwalulu, Jackson. Mageuzi Plays the Succession Game. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:19 January 2001.
"A new opposition grouping is splitting the ruling party. It has its roots in the battle to succeed President Moi."

Mwalulu, Jackson. New Year, No Change. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:35-36 February 2001.
"President Moi is increasingly isolated but still seeking to control the succession process."

Mwalulu, Jackson. On Its Knees. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:18 January 2001.
Economic and political problems.

Mwalulu, Jackson. Pension Plan. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:30-31 June 2001.
Examines President Moi's intentions not to run for a third term.

Mwalulu, Jackson. Speaking with Forked Tongues. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:12-13 April 2001.
"A recent ministerial sacking has thrown the spotlight on the government's delicate relationship with the Western financial institutions."

Need, Not Greed. World Press Review 47:21 October 2000.
"Nomads continue to graze the land."

A New Game Plan. Economist 359:75 June 30, 2001.
"A private company has taken over one of Kenya's most famous wildlife parks."

Njoroge, Clement. Moi Threatens Local Language Broadcasting. African Agenda 4,no.1&2:14 2001.

Okite, Odhiambo. Muslim-Christian Riots Rock Nairobi. Christianity Today 45:33 January 8, 2001.

Otani, Robert. Government Bends Knee to IMF. New African No.388:12 September 2000.
IMF loan comes with many conditions.

Owuor, Hannington. Parliamentary Control of the Military in a Multilateral Context: Kenyan Perspective. (Part 1) African Armed Forces,  pp 31-35, June 2001.

Robinson, Simon. The "Gang" Hits Again. Time 157:65 April 2, 2001.
"Those famed Leakey fossil hunters and a new limb to our family tree."

The Romance Blossoms. New African No.393:14 February 2001.
Prime Minister Mori visits South Africa, Kenya, and Nigeria.

Seppa, N. Does Breast-Feeding Accelerate AIDS? Science News 159:340 June 2 2000.
Study in Kenya concluded that mothers who breast-feed are more likely to die in two years.

Smith, Kevin and others. Participatory Risk Mapping for Targeting Research and Assistance: With an Example from East African Pastoralists. World Development 28:1945-1959 November 2000.
Studies the risks faced by pastoralists in southern Ethiopia and northern Kenya.

Sudan/Kenya: Zero-Rated. Africa Confidential 42:7 July 27, 2001.
"Kenya's role as chair of the principal Sudan peace forum is under threat after claims that it was negotiating to import oil from Sudan."

Szymanski, Tekla. No to Zimbabwe Syndrome. World Press Review 47:18 October 2000.
Land reform in Kenya.

Two Charged with the Murderers of Kenyans Students in Dormitory Fire. The Jet 99:10 April 23, 2001.

U.S. Priest Killed in Kenya. Christian Century 117:901 September 13, 2000.
Reports the assassination of John Kaiser.

Wachira, Charles. Retro Visions: Rise of Ethnic Sect Creates Anxiety. New Internationalist No.327:8 September 2000.
Tension caused by ethnic groups in Kenya.

Wallace, Lane. Flying the African Bush. Flying 128:69-75 July 2001.

Wanjala, Smokin. Put the Blame on Modern-Day Serfdom. World Press Review 47:19 October 2000.
Opinion on land distribution in Kenya.


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