AFRICA


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


Northern Africa
Southern Africa 


Northern Africa



 Books

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


Berman, Eric G. and Sams, Katie E. Peacekeeping in Africa: Capabilities and Culpabilities. Geneva, Switzerland United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research, 2000.  540 p.
    Economic Community of Central African States, pp 201-206.
Book call no. 341.584096 B516p

Kiser, Stephen D. Water: The Hydraulic Parameter of Conflict in the Middle East and North Africa. Colorado Springs, CO, USAF Institute for National Security Studies, USAF Academy, 2000. 59 p. (INSS Occasional Paper no. 35)
Book call no.: 333.9100956 K61w

The Middle East and North Africa 2001. 47th 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 915.6 M627 47th ed 2001

The Statesman's Yearbook: the Politics, Cultures, and Economies of the World 2001, edited by Barry Turner. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2001. 1985 p.
Arab Maghreb Union, p 104.
Book call no.: R310 St2 137th ed 2001

Documents

Barrie, Larry A. Human Rights in North Africa. Fort Bragg, NC, 4th Psychological Operations Group, May 1999. 26 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 43151-243

 Periodicals

Borowiec, Andrew. Union Dues: Despite Ringing Appeals for Unity, North Africa Seems to Be Drifting Further Apart. Insight on the News 16:31 December 25, 2000.
"The planned union of the five North African nations known as the Maghreb is plagued by strong divisive factors such as different ideologies, political cultures and attitudes toward Islamic fundamentalists."

Dillman, Bradford. Facing the Market in North Africa. Middle East Journal 55:198-215 Spring 2001.
Examines economic reform programs in Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia.

Le Comte, Douglas. Weather around the World. Weatherwise 54:23-27 March/April 2001.
Includes a section on floods in southern Africa and drought in North and East Africa.

North Africa: Industry and Islamism. Africa Confidential 42:3-4 January 12, 2001.
Briefly looks at affairs in Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia.

Pelham, Nick. Breaking with Israel. Middle East International No.638:17-18 November 24, 2000.
Northern African countries are breaking their relations with Israel.

Ramsay, Allan. The European Union and North Africa. Contemporary Review 278:264-271 May 2001.

Tansel, Aysit and Kazemi, Abbas. Educational Expenditure in the Middle East and North Africa. Middle Eastern Studies 36:75-98 October 2000.
Includes tables.

Ten North Africans Die Trying to Reach Spain. West Africa No.4262:24 February 12, 2001.


Southern Africa 


Books

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


Berman, Eric G. and Sams, Katie E. Peacekeeping in Africa: Capabilities and Culpabilities. Geneva, Switzerland United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research, 2000.  540 p.
    Economic Community of Central African States, pp 201-206.
Book call no. 341.584096 B516p

Common Security and Civil Society in Africa, edited by Lennart Wohlgemuth and others. Stockholm, Sweden, Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, 1999. 216 p.
The Interaction between State and Civil Society in Southern Africa: Prospects for Peace and Security by Patrick Molutsi, pp 180-189.
Book call no.: 327.17096 C734

Conference Papers: The Grim Reaper: Organised Crime in The 1990s-Implications for South and Southern Africa, edited by M. Hough and A. Du Plessis. Pretoria, South Africa, Institute for Strategic Studies, University of Pretoria, 1999. 80 p. (ISSUP Ad hoc Publication, no.36)
Book call no.: 365.1060968 C748

Feinstein, Anthony. In Conflict. Windhoek, Namibia, New Namibia Books, 1998. 156 p.
The diary of Anthony Feinstein who served as a medical officer in the South African Defence force in northern Namibia in 1983.
Book call no.: 968.8103 F299i

Namibia under South African Rule: Mobility & Containment 1915-46, edited by Patricia Hayes and others. Athens, OH, Ohio University Press, 1998. 330 p.
Book call no.: 968.8103 N1741

The Political Economy of Tourism Development in Africa, edited by Peter U.C. Dieke. New York, Cognizant Communication Corporation, 2000. 355 p.
Tourism and Political Geography in Southern Africa by David B. Weaver, pp 52-61.
Tourism Policy Formulation in the Southern African Region by Carson L. Jenkins, pp 62-74. 
RETOSA and Tourism Development Cooperation in Southern Africa by Shepherd Nyaruwata, pp 228-237.
Book call no.: 338.4791 P769

Regionalisation in Africa: Integration & Disintegration, edited by Daniel C. Bach. Bloomington IN, Indiana University Press, 1999. 235 p.
The Rival Strategies of SADC & PTA/COMESA in Southern Africa by Michel Lelart pp 139-149. 
SACU & the Rand Zone by Colin McCarthy, pp159-168.
Book call no.: 320.967 R336

Security and Development in Southern Africa, edited by Nana Poku. Westport, CT, Praeger, 2001. 166 p.
Book call no.: 337.68 S446

The Statesman's Yearbook: the Politics, Cultures, and Economies of the World 2001, edited by Barry Turner. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2001. 1985 p.
Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), pp 105-106.
Southern African Development Community (SADC), p 106.
Book call no.: R310 St2 137th ed 2001

The Sustainability Challenge for Southern Africa, edited by Jim Whitman. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 299 p.
Book call no.: 333.70968 S964

The Uncertain Promise of Southern Africa, edited by York Bradshaw and Stephen N. Ndegwa. Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press, 2000. 424 p.
Book call no.: 968.00090511 U54

United States. Congress. Senate and House. Committee on Foreign Relations and Committee on International Relations. Legislation on Foreign Relations through 2000. Washington, GPO, 2001. 2 vols.
Economic Support Assistance for Southern Africa, pp 618-619.
Book call no.: 327.73 L697L 2000

Weiss, Ruth. Peace in Their Time: War and Peace in Ireland and Southern Africa. New York, I.B. Tauris, 2000. 230 p.
Book call no.: 327.17 W432p

 Periodicals

Adoko, Krispin. Poverty, AIDS and Child Labour. West Africa No.4284:31-32 July 16, 2001.
"A recent study by UNICEF on child labour in eastern and southern Africa has highlighted the desperate position of the African child."

Bassett, Mary. The Pursuit of Equity in Health: Reflections on Race and Public Health Data in Southern Africa. American Journal of Public Health 90:1690-1693 November 2000.

Bischoff, Paul-Henri. Directing Our Future? Africa Insight 30:51-57 December 2000.
Discusses "regionalism, developmental regionalism and SADC in Southern Africa."

Ellis, Stephen. What a State. World Today 56:17-19 October 2000.
Crime in southern Africa.

Goodwin, Peter. Bushmen: Last Stand for Southern Africa's First People. National Geographic 199:90-117 February 2001.

Lamb, Guy. Reflections on Demilitarization: A Southern African Perspective. International Peacekeeping 7:120-136 Autumn 2000.
Includes tables showing military expenditure and military personnel in southern African countries 1989-1998.

Landsberg, Chris. South Africa Inc.: Mbeki's External Initiative on Africa and the Global South. Africa Insight 30:75-81 October 2000.

Le Comte, Douglas. Weather around the World. Weatherwise 54:23-27 March/April 2001.
Includes a section on floods in southern Africa and drought in North and East Africa.

Leysens, Anthony. Critical Theory and the Southern African Region: A Framework for Discovery? Journal of Contemporary African Studies 18:265-276 July 2000.

McDonald, David and Crush, Jonathan. Understanding Skilled Migration in Southern Africa. Africa Insight 30:3-9 October 2000.

Ofili, Maureen. AIDS and Diamonds. West Africa No.4271:25 April 16, 2001.
Shows the prevalence of HIV in southern Africa.

Patel, Hasu. Southern Africa and Democracy, in the Light of the Harare Declaration. Round Table No. 357:585-592 October 2000.

Shaw, Ibrahim S. SADC's Resounding Support. New African No.388:9 September 2000.
The Southern African Development Community pledge their support for President Mugabe.

Southern Africa: Acts of God. Africa Confidential 42:8 March 9, 2001.
Urges Southern African governments to take actions that would alleviate some of the human misery caused by flooding.

Southern Africa: Revolving Doors. Africa Confidential 42:6-7 January 12, 2001.
Briefly looks at the situation in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Angola, Zambia, and Mozambique.

Stoppard, Anthony. Advocating a New Union for Africa. African Agenda 4,no.3:29 2001.
"South Africa will push the proposed African Union to replace the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) and overhaul the Southern African Development Community (SADC), in an attempt to fast-track the economic and political integration of the continent."

Tanzanite: French Support for African Bases: Three Support Exercises. African Armed Forces, p 9, May 2001. 
"Tanzanite will be the third in a series of military exercises designed to develop abilities regarding peace-support operations."

Van Nieuwkerk, Anthoni. The Reality of Stability in Africa: The Case of Angola and Namibia. SALUT 7:24-27 September 2000.



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