AFRICA


July  2002
Compiled by Joan T. Phillips, Bibliographer
Air University Library
Maxwell AFB, AL


Mozambique
Namibia

Mozambique


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 Internet Resources

Background Note: Mozambique.. Washington, United States. Dept. of State, July 2002.
Available online at: http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/7035.htm

CIA World Factbook 2001.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country including a map.

Mozambique News.
Available online at: http://www.mozambiquenews.com
Daily news reports.

Mozambique News Agency AIM Reports.
Available online at: http://www.poptel.org.uk/mozambique-news/
News reports in English.

Political Resources on the Net: Africa.
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
Provides political information about each African country.

ReliefWeb: Mozambique.
Available online at: http://www.reliefweb.int/w/rwb.nsf/vCD/Mozambique?OpenDocument&StartKey=Mozambique&ExpandView
Documents relief efforts to Mozambique.

Books

2002 Index of Economic Freedom, edited by Gerald P. O'Driscoll, Jr. and others. Washington, Heritage Foundation and Dow Jones, 2002. 428 p.
For each country lists information such as: trade policy, fiscal burden of government, government intervention in the economy, monetary policy, capital flow and foreign investment, banking and finance, wages and prices, property rights, regulation, and black market.
Book call no.: R 330.9 I38 2002

Aerospace Encyclopedia of World Air Forces, edited by David Willis. Westport, CT, AIRtime Publishing, 1999. 320 p.
Mozambique, p 144.
Book call no.: R 358.4003 A252

Africa 2002, edited by Charles H. Cutter. 37th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 282 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 37th ed. 2002

Africa in Crisis: New Challenges and Possibilities, edited by Tunde Zack-Williams and others. Sterling, VA, Pluto Press, 2002. 228 p.
Cotton, Food and Work: Contract Farming, Food Security and the Labour Market in Northern Mozambique by Claire Melamed, pp 146-160.
Book call no.: 330.96 A2583

Africa's Review 2000. 23rd ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2000. 328 p.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 23d ed 2000

Africa South of the Sahara 2002. 31st ed. London, Europa, 2001. 1305 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 31st ed 2002

Cabrita, Joao M. Mozambique: The Tortuous Road to Democracy. New York, Palgrave, 2000. 311 p.
Book call no.: 967.9 C117m

Christy, Francis and Hanlon, Joseph. Mozambique & the Great Flood of 2000. Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press, 2001 and. 176 p. (African Issues)
Book call no.: 363.3493 C555m

Cohen, Herman J. Intervening in Africa: Superpower Peacemaking in a Troubled Continent. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 268 p.
Mozambique: Pieces Falling into Place Nicely, pp 181-196.
Book call no.: 327.67073 C678i

Countries and Their Cultures. New York, Macmillan Reference USA, 2001. 4 vols.
Book call no.: R 306.03 C855

Demobilization in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Development and Security Impacts, edited by Kees Kingma. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 268 p. (International Political Economy)
'Reducing Costs Through an Expensive Exercise': The Impact of Demobilization in Mozambique by Irae Baptista Lundin and others, pp 173-212.
Book call no.: 338.963 D383

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2002. 551 p.
See contents to locate information about each country.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 No. 15 2002 Apr.

Migrants, Citizens and the State in Southern Africa, edited by Jim Whitman. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 286 p.
Book call no.: 304.868 M636

Rake, Allen. African Leaders: Guiding the New Millennium. Lanham, MD, Scarecrow Press, 2001. 261 p.
Mozambique: Joaquim Chissano, pp 171-174.
Book call no.: 920.06 R162a

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave, 2001. 2057 p.
Information about each country includes: key historical events, territory and population, climate, constitution and government, defense, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, industry, trade, communications, social institutions, and culture.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 138th ed 2002

Statistical Abstract of the World, edited by Annemarie Muth. 3d ed. Detroit, MI, Gale Research, 1997. 1134 p.
Statistics for each country include geography, demographics, health, human factors, education, science and technology, government and law, labor force, production sectors, manufacturing sector, and finance, economics, and trade.
Book call no.: R 310 S797 1997

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations. Detroit, MI, Gale Group, 2001. 4 vols.
Provides general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2001 v.2

Periodicals

Adoko, K. Mozambique's Roadmap to Recovery. West Africa No.4295:33-34 October 1, 2001.

Akata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Mozambique: Debt Forgiveness. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:6 July 2002.
"Italy has cancelled all debt owed to it by Mozambique."

Bennett, Ann. Army Engineers Improve Clinics. Soldiers 56:21 November 2001.
U.S. military provide medical care and improve medical facilities for civilians in Mozambique.

Harrison, Graham. Traditional Power in Its Absence in Mecufi, Mozambique. Journal of Contemporary African Studies 20:105-130 January 2002.

Heading off Malaria. New Scientist 174:15 April 20, 2002.
"A revolutionary malaria treatment is to begin trials in Mozambique in healthy people."

Hughes, David M. Cadastral Politics: The Making of Community-Based Resource Management in Zimbabwe and Mozambique. Development and Change 32:741-768 September 2001.

Johnson, Dan. Wetlands: Going, Going...Gone? Futurist 35:6 September-October 2001.
"Water disruptions in South Africa led to extreme flooding in neighboring Mozambique in 2000."

Kigotho, Wachira and Bollag, Burton. Tale of Rebirth: Makerere U. Survived the Dictators Reign and Is Thriving Again. Chronicle of Higher Education 48:A41 July 12, 2002.

Mazurana, Dyan and McKay, Susan. Child Soldiers What about the Girls? Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists 57:30-35 September/October 2001.

Mozambique. Military Technology 26:283-284 World Defence Almanac 2001-2002.
Force structure.

Mozambique: Graca Gets Ready. Africa Confidential 43:8 February 22, 2002.
Graca Machel is campaigning for the presidency.

Mozambique: Murder again. Africa Confidential 42:8 December 21, 2001.
President Chissano has decided not to run for reelection, so the race begins for a new president.

Mozambique: Seconds out. Africa Confidential 43:7 June 28, 2002.
"Corruption is the issue for the ruling party's new presidential candidate."

Rankhumise, Sello P. Mozambique: United National Peacekeeping, Landmine Clearance and Post-War Reconstruction 1992-1994. Africa Insight 31:26-32 June 2001.

Schafer, Jessica and Bell, Richard. State and Community-Based Natural Resource Management: The Case of the Moribane Forest Reserve, Mozambique. Journal of Southern African Studies 28:401-420 June 2002.

Southern Africa: Leaders Who Retire, Leaders Who Won't. Africa Confidential 43:1-4 January 11, 2002.
"As President Mugabe tightens his grip on power, other African heads of state announce they intend to retire gracefully."

Vines, Alex. Oil, Diamonds and Death. World Today 58:19-20 March 2002.
"Diamonds, oil and other natural resources fuel conflict-especially in Africa."

Weinstein, Jeremy M. Mozambique: A Fading UN Success Story. Journal of Democracy 13:141-156 January 2002.


Namibia 


Internet Resources

Background Note: Namibia.. Washington, United States. Dept. of State, November 2001.
Available online at: http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/5472.htm

CIA World Factbook 2001.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country including a map.

Namibia News.
Available online at: http://www.namibianews.com/

Political Resources on the Net: Africa.
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
Provides political information about each African country.

Republic of Namibia.
Available online at: http://www.grnnet.gov.na/intro.htm
Includes information about government, business, and travel.

 Books

2002 Index of Economic Freedom, edited by Gerald P. O'Driscoll, Jr. and others. Washington, Heritage Foundation and Dow Jones, 2002. 428 p.
For each country lists information such as: trade policy, fiscal burden of government, government intervention in the economy, monetary policy, capital flow and foreign investment, banking and finance, wages and prices, property rights, regulation, and black market.
Book call no.: R 330.9 I38 2002

Aerospace Encyclopedia of World Air Forces, edited by David Willis. Westport, CT, AIRtime Publishing, 1999. 320 p.
Namibia, p 144.
Book call no.: R 358.4003 A252

Africa 2002, edited by Charles H. Cutter. 37th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 282 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 37th ed. 2002

Africa's Review 2000. 23rd ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2000. 328 p.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 23d ed 2000

Africa South of the Sahara 2002. 31st ed. London, Europa, 2001. 1305 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 31st ed 2002

Countries and Their Cultures. New York, Macmillan Reference USA, 2001. 4 vols.
Book call no.: R 306.03 C855

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2002. 551 p.
See contents to locate information about each country.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 No. 15 2002 Apr.

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2002. 890 p.
See table of contents to locate information about each country.
Book call no.: R 364.1 J33 2002 May-Aug

Migrants, Citizens and the State in Southern Africa, edited by Jim Whitman. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 286 p.
Book call no.: 304.868 M636

Rake, Allen. African Leaders: Guiding the New Millennium. Lanham, MD, Scarecrow Press, 2001. 261 p.
Namibia: Samuel Nujoma, pp 175-179.
Book call no.: 920.06 R162a

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave, 2001. 2057 p.
Information about each country includes: key historical events, territory and population, climate, constitution and government, defense, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, industry, trade, communications, social institutions, and culture.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 138th ed 2002

Statistical Abstract of the World, edited by Annemarie Muth. 3d ed. Detroit, MI, Gale Research, 1997. 1134 p.
Statistics for each country include geography, demographics, health, human factors, education, science and technology, government and law, labor force, production sectors, manufacturing sector, and finance, economics, and trade.
Book call no.: R 310 S797 1997

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations. Detroit, MI, Gale Group, 2001. 4 vols.
Provides general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2001 v.2

Periodicals

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Namibia: Billion Dollar Preparation. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:7 February 2002.
"The Herero community has launched a claim for $2 billion in reparations from several German companies for what their leaders allege were crimes committed against their people when the country was ruled from Berlin between 1904 and 1907."

Blue Book They Didn't Want Us to Read...How Britain, Germany and South Africa Destroyed a Damning Book on German Atrocities in Namibia. New African No.403:32-33 January 2002.
Chapters 1 and 2 in April issue pp 44-49. Chapters 3 and 4 in May issue pp 40-43.

Frayne, Bruce. Migration in Namibia: Combining Macro and Micro Approaches to Research Design and Analysis. International Migration Review 34:1054-1085 Winter 2001.

Goergen, Roman. Life on the Edge. New Scientist 171:30-33 August 25, 2001.
Discusses the Namib horses of Namibia.

Hakata, Michelle. Hereros Sue Germany for Reparations. New African No.399:12-13 September 2001.
Herero people seek reparations from Germany for actions taken in 1904.

McQuillan, Deirdre. Dunes, Diamonds, and Dolphins. World & I 16:122-129 December 2001.
Discovers the natural resources of Namibia.

Namibia. Military Technology 26:284 World Defence Almanac 2001-2002.
Force structure.

Namibia: Next, Please. Africa Confidential 42:8 August 31, 2001.
Anticipates who will run for president since Sam Nujoma has stated he will not run for reelection.

Nujoma, Sam. Sam Nujoma Speaks. New African No.400:18-23 October 2001.
Sam Nujoma tells Namibia's history Part 2 is in November issue, pp 46-50.

Otchet, Amy. Kalahari's Underground Secrets. UNESCO Courier 54:34-36 October 2001.
"Namibia almost came to blows with Botswana over plans to divert a river, but the answer may lie just beneath the surface of the driest country south of the Sahara."

Parker, Andrew R. and Lawrence, Chris R. Water Capture by a Desert Beetle. Nature 414:33-34 November 1, 2001.
Investigates the manner in which the desert beetle in Namibia collects water which could be used for humans.

Port, Otid. To Catch Water in a Desert, Watch the Beatles. Business Week No.3758:71 November 19, 2001.
Discusses how beetles survive a lack of water in the desert of Namibia.

Shigwedha, Absalom. Nujoma Will Step down in 2004. New African No.405:15 March 2002.
President Sam Nujoma will step down after completing his third term as president.


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