AFRICA


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


Uganda
Zaire (see Congo Kinshasa)

Uganda


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Internet Resources

Background Note: Uganda.. Washington, United States. Dept. of State, June 2002.
Available online at: http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2963.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.

Government of Uganda.
Available online at: http://www.government.go.ug

Library of Congress. Federal Research Division. Country Studies: Area Handbook Series .
Available online at: http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/cshome.html#toc
"The Country Studies Series presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world and examines the interrelationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by cultural factors".

Political Resources on the Net: Africa.
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
Provides political information about each African country.
Last accessed: September 17, 2002.

 Books

Aerospace Encyclopedia of World Air Forces, edited by David Willis. Westport, CT, AIRtime Publishing, 1999. 320 p.
Uganda, p 150.
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

Beyond State Crisis? Postcolonial Africa and Post-Soviet Eurasia in Comparative Perspective, edited by Mark R. Beissinger and Crawford Young. Washington, Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 2002. 514 p.
After the Fall: State Rehabilitation in Uganda by Crawford Young, pp 445-463.
Book call no.: 947.086 B573

Booker, Salih and Minter, William. Great Decisions. 2002 ed. New York, Foreign Policy Association, 2002. 110 p.
AIDS in Africa: Is the World Concerned Enough? pp 71-80
Book call no.: R 327.73 G786 2002

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

Death Squads in Global Perspective: Murder with Deniability, edited by Bruce P. Campbell and Arthur D. Brenner. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 364 p.
State Terrorism and Death Squads in Uganda (1971-79) by Edward Kannyo, pp 153-179.
Book call no.: 303.625 D285

Industrial Development and Policy in Africa: Issues of De-Industrialisation and Development Strategy, edited by Hossein Jalilian and others. Northampton, MA, Edward Elgar, 2000. 302 p.
Transport Costs and Protection for Ugandan Industry by Nichodemus Rudaheranwa, pp 260-279.
Book call no.: 338.967 I42

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

Rake, Allen. African Leaders: Guiding the New Millennium. Lanham, MD, Scarecrow Press, 2001. 261 p.
Uganda: Yoweri Museveni, pp 239-242.
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

Akosah-Sarpong, Kofi. Fighting Corruption in Uganda. West Africa No.4320:33-34 April 8, 2002.
Tax authorities battle corruption.

Allen, Arthur. Sex Change: Uganda v. Condoms. New Republic 226:14-15 May 27, 2002.
Discusses problems in Uganda with using condoms to prevent HIV.

Buwembo, Joachim. Custom of the Country. World Press Review 48:8-9 October 2001.
Corruption in Uganda.

Child, Slave, Soldier. New Internationalist No.337:13 August 2001.
"An estimated 14,000 children in northern Uganda have been abducted and turned into soldier-slaves by the rebel Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)."

Davis, Jennifer and others. How Important Is Improved Water Infrastructure to Microenterprises? Evidence from Uganda. World Development 29:1753-1767 October 2001.

Disarming the Cheerful Cattle-Rustlers. Economist 362:38 January 5, 2002.
"When nomad life grows bloody, it is time to take away the weapons."

Dunson, Donald H. Child Soldiers of Gusco: They Had Been Kidnapped by One of the World's Most Treacherous Guerrilla Forces. America 186:12-16 January 21, 2002.

Harrison, Graham. Post-Conditionalities of Politics and Administrative Reform: Reflections on the Cases of Uganda and Tanzania. Development and Change 32:657-679 September 2001.

Intini, John. Face to Face with Ebola. Mclean's 115:10 June 10, 2002.
Discusses David Belluz's stay in Uganda while making a documentary on Ebola.

Kimani, Wambui. Talks on Dissidents. West Africa No.4329:23 June 10, 2002.
Strained relations between Rwanda and Uganda continue.

Liberia's Life: Living with Loss. World Today 57:11 August/September 2001.
Describes the life of a girl, orphaned by AIDS, living in Uganda.

Lokongo, Antoine. Tide Turning Against Invaders. New African No.403:28 January 2002.
"The days of Ugandan and Rwandan occupation of Congo are numbered, as America gets tough on its allies in Kampala and Kigali."

Lord's Army Resists. Economist 363:44 April 20, 2002.
"Ugandan-Sudanese co-operation could spell the end for the child-rebels."

Museveni, Yoweri. When Yoweri Wrote to Claire. New African No.403:26-27 January 2002.
Letter written by Yoweri Museveni of Uganda to Chaire Short, Minister for Overseas Development of the UK, about the relationship between Uganda and Rwanda.

Obote, Milton. Democracy: Milton Obote Vs Tony Blair. New African No.407:18-20 May 2002.
Personal letter from former President Obote to Tony Blair about the punishment of Zimbabwe while Uganda's violations are ignored.

Olinga, Forough and Lubyayi, Margaret N. Role of Adult Education in Sustainable Development. Africa Insight 32:44-49 March 2002.

One Dam up... Ecologist 32:11 February 2002.
"The World Bank has approved the construction of a large dam in Uganda that will cause the loss of thousands of people's land and access to river resources."

Parkhurst, Justin O. Crisis of AIDS and the Politics of Response: The Case of Uganda. International Relations 15:69-87 December 2001.

President of Uganda. Chronicle of Higher Education 48:A42 October 19, 2001.
President Museveni continues the symbolic position of chancellor of the nations 10 public universities.

President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda. Chronicle of Higher Education 48:A60 November 2, 2001.
"President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda told Makerere University students after graduation in October that they should stop despising blue-collar jobs."

Rossouw, Henk. Ugandan Police Say Scientist Has Uranium. Chronicle of Higher Education 48:A46 April 12, 2001.
"Ugandan police officers last month arrested a nuclear physicist at Makerere University who had 110 pounds of what is believed to be uranium in his campus laboratory."

Rwanda/Uganda: Brothers and War. Africa Confidential 42:4-6 November 23, 2001.
"Personal rivalries and warspoils spark a new crisis between Kigali and Kampala."

Sudan/Uganda: The Carlos Card. Africa Confidential 43:8 May 3, 2002.
"The odd agreement between Khartoum and Kampala allowing Ugadan troops into Sudan to attack the Lord's Resistance Army was renewed last week till mid-May."

Tea and Talk on the Edge of War. Economist 361:43-44 November 10, 2001.
"Britain is trying to avert a threatened war between Rwanda and Uganda."

Therkildsen, Ole. Uganda's Referendum 2000: The Silent Boycott: A Comment. African Affairs 101:231-241 April 2002.

Uganda. Military Technology 26:292-293 World Defence Almanac 2001-2002.
Force structure.

Uganda: Henry's Parachute. Africa Confidential 43:8 July 26,2002.
"Was Brigadier Henry Tumukunde pushed out as director of the Internal Security Organisation or did he jump?"

Wakabi, Wairagala. Setback for Opposition. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:14-15 July 2002.
"Supporters of multipartyism in Uganda facing tough political grind as new law forces a halt to practically all their activities."

Wakabi, Wairagala. Unfriendly Guest. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:36-37 June 2002.
"Uganda is chasing rebels opposed to Museveni inside Sudan, but it's continued support for SPLA rebels fighting the Khartoum government is a bone of contention."


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