AFRICA
Special Bibliography No. 159
Supplement No. 36


July 2003

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


Table of Contents

General Information | Economics | Foreign Relations | Foreign Relations - U.S. | Health | History | Military Aspects | Natural Resources | Politics and Government | Social Aspects | African Union |

Central Africa | Eastern Africa | Northern Africa | Southern Africa | Sub-Saharan Africa | Western Africa |

Algeria | Angola | Benin | Botswana |
Burkina Faso | Burundi | Cameroon | Cape Verde Central African Republic | Chad | Comoros |
Congo (Brazzaville) | Congo ( Kinshasa) | Cote D'lvoire | Djibouti | Equatorial Guinea | Eritrea | Ethiopia | Gabon | Gambia | Ghana | Guinea | Guinea-Bissau | Kenya | Lesotho | Liberia | Madagascar | Malawi | Mali | Mauritania | Mauritius | Morocco | MozambiqueNamibia | Niger | Nigeria |Rwanda | Sao Tome and Principe | Senegal | Seychelles | Sierra Leone | Somalia | Somalia-Operation Restore Hope | South Africa Sudan | Swaziland | Tanzania | Togo | Tunisia | Uganda | Zambia | Zimbabwe 


Congo (Brazzaville)


Internet Resources

CIA World Factbook 2003.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country.

Political Resources on the Net: Africa..
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2003. 28th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 318 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 38th ed. 2003

Africa Review 2001/02. 24th ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2003. 368 p.
General information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 24th ed. 2001/2002

Africa South of the Sahara 2003. 32nd ed. New York, Europa Publications, 2003. 1353 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 32nd ed 2003

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations: Fiscal Year 2004. Washington, United States, Secretary of State, 2003. 580 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 FY2004

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Issue 18. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 583 p.
Congo, p 101.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 Issue 18 2003

The Military Balance 2002-2003. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2002. 352 p.
Congo, p 199-200.
Book call no.: 355 L847m 2002/2003

A Political Chronology of Africa. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 499 p.
Chronology includes early dates, but has greater coverage for recent dates.
Book call no.: R 320.9609 P769

Ramsay, F. Jeffress and Edge, Wayne. Global Studies: Africa. 10th ed. Guilford, CT, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2004. 272 p.
Gives general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960.05 G562 10th ed. 2004

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World 2004, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 2072 p.
Congo, Republic of, pp 494-498.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 140th ed. 2004

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations: World Leaders 2002. Detroit, MI, Gale, 2002. 657 p.
Provides biographical information about the head of each country's government.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2002 v.6

Periodicals

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Congo-Brazzaville: Ebola Virus Strikes Again. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:6 March 2003.

Congo. Military Technology 27:249-250 World Defence Almanac 2003.
Force structure.

Congo-Brazzaville: Old Guard, New Guard. Africa Confidential 43:5-6 August 30, 2002.
"After five transitional years, the former president has a new mandate-of sorts."

Congo-Brazzaville: Price of Silence. Africa Confidential 43:8 November 22, 2002.
Congo-Brazzaville attempts to correct its human rights record.

Where Others Fear to Tread. Economist 364:42 August 10, 2002.
"South Africa bravely sets out to help make peace in Congo."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7136604&db=aph


Congo (Kinshasa)


Internet Resources

CIA World Factbook 2003.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country.

Ginifer, Jeremy. Peacebuilding in the Congo: Mission Impossible? International Peacekeeping 9: Fall 2002. 8 p.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=10566495&db=mth

Political Resources on the Net: Africa..
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Security Brief. African Security Review 11: August 2002. 6 p.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=6807975&db=mth
Includes brief articles about Congo and elections in Sierra Leone.

Wendo, Charles. Hope for Health as Africa's Wars Subside. Lancet August 17, 2002. 1 p.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7174642&db=f5h
Reports the effects of war on health of citizens in the Congo and Sudan.

Books

Africa 2003. 28th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 318 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 38th ed. 2003

Africa Review 2001/02. 24th ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2003. 368 p.
General information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 24th ed. 2001/2002

Africa South of the Sahara 2003. 32nd ed. New York, Europa Publications, 2003. 1353 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 32nd ed 2003

The African Stakes of the Congo War, edited by John F. Clark. New York, Palgrave, 2002. 249 p.
Book call no.: 967.51033 A258

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations: Fiscal Year 2004. Washington, United States, Secretary of State, 2003. 580 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 FY2004

Edgerton, Robert B. The Troubled Heart of Africa: A History of the Congo. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2002. 288 p.
Book call no.: 967.24 E23t

Fleitz, Frederick H. , Jr. Peacekeeping Fiascoes of the 1990s: Causes, Solutions, and U.S. Interests. Westport, CT, Praeger, 2002. 224 p.
Congo, pp 169-170.
Book call no.: 341.584 F596p

Gondola, Ch. Didier. The History of Congo. Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, 2002. 215 p. (Greenwood Histories of the Modern Nations)
Book call no.: 967.51 G637h

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Issue 18. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 583 p.
Congo 102-103.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 Issue 18 2003

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 670 p.
For each group provides information on "tactics, assessments of numbers, leaders and political affiliations, and major incidents committed" during the last two years.
Book call no.: R 364.1 J33 2003 iss.18

Kennedy, Pagan. Black Livingston: A True Tale of Adventure in the 19th-Century Congo. New York, Viking, 2002. 237 p.
Book call no.: 266.51 K36b

The Military Balance 2002-2003. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2002. 352 p.
Democratic Republic of Congo, pp 200-201.
Book call no.: 355 L847m 2002/2003

Mukenge, Tshilemalema. Culture and Customs of the Congo. Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, 2002. 204 p. (Culture and Customs of Africa)
Book call no.: 967.51 M953c

A Political Chronology of Africa. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 499 p.
Chronology includes early dates, but has greater coverage for recent dates.
Book call no.: R 320.9609 P769

Ramsay, F. Jeffress and Edge, Wayne. Global Studies: Africa. 10th ed. Guilford, CT, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2004. 272 p.
Gives general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960.05 G562 10th ed. 2004

Scherrer, Christian P. Genocide and Crisis in Central Africa: Conflict Roots, Mass Violence, and Regional War. Westport, CT, Praeger, 2002. 410 p.
Book call no.: 304.663 S326g

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World 2004, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 2072 p.
Congo, Democratic Republic of, pp 488-493.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 140th ed. 2004

Strauss, Steven D. The Complete Idiot's Guide to World Conflicts. Indianapolis, IN, Alpha, 318 p.
Struggles in Central Africa, pp 101-112.
Book call no.: 909.82 S912c

United States. Congress. Senate and House. Committee on Foreign Relations and Committee on International Relations. Legislation on Foreign Relations Through 2001. Washington, GPO, 2002.   952 p.
Assistance for Zaire, p 554.
Also available online at: http://www.dsca.osd.mil/programs/LPA/LoFR01.pdf
Book call no.: 327.73 L697L 2001 v.1A

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations. Subcommittee on African Affairs. Weak States in Africa - U.S. Policy Options in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Hearing, 107th Congress 2nd session April 9 2002. Washington, GPO, 2002. 43 p.
Also available online at: http://www.state.gov/p/af/rls/rm/9313.htm
Book call no.: 327.7306751 U58w

Van Nederveen, Gilles. USAF Airlift into the Heart of Darkness, the Congo 1960-1978. Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2001. 61 p.
Book call no.: 358.440973 V265u

Witte, Ludo de. The Assassination of Lumumba. New York, Verso, 2001. 224 p.
Book call no.: 967.5103 W828m

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations: World Leaders 2002. Detroit, MI, Gale, 2002. 657 p.
Provides biographical information about the head of each country's government.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2002 v.6

Wrong, Michela. In the Footsteps of Mr. Kurtz: Living on the Brink of Disaster in Mobutu's Congo. New York, HarperCollins, 2001. 338 p.
Book call no.: 967.5103 W957i

Periodicals

Africa/China: A Long March. Africa Confidential 44:8 February 21, 2003.
China is sending troops to the Congo.

Akosah-Sarpong, Kofi. 'Blood Diamonds' in Bangui. West Africa No.4359:27-28 January 20, 2003.
"Reviews a new investigative report saying the Central African Republic is laundering 'blood diamonds' from the Democratic Republic of Congo and elsewhere."

Akosah-Sarpong, Kofi. Tapping Africa's Central Reserve of Energy. West Africa No.4364:27-29 February 24, 2003.
"Looks at how the massive African Energy Legacy Projects are being developed by a conglomerate headed by South Africa's Eskom, by first tapping the Democratic Republic of Congo's massive hydroelectric potential and then spreading it continent-wide."

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Congo-K: Flu Epidemic Wrecks Devastation. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:6 March 2003.

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Congo: Massacre of the Innocent. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:6 May 2003.
"The United Nations has agreed to help the Congolese government investigate the recent slayings of at least 1000 men, women and children in rebel-held territory of Drodro and Blukwa in Ituri, Northeast Congo."

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Peace Beckons. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:12-15 August/September 2002.
"Four-year old war in the Congo (DRC) comes to an end bringing peace and stability in the Great Lakes Region much closer to reality."

Arnold, Guy. Endless Crisis. West Africa No.4379:18-19 June 9, 2003.
"Examines Western and African responses to the fighting in the north-eastern DRC, where new UN forces are to be sent."

Bafalikike, Lokongo. 4.7 Million Dead, and Nobody Cares? New African No.418:20-21 May 2003.
Discusses the calamity in the Congo.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9795739&db=f5h

Bafalikike, Lokongo. Die, They Must. New African No.415:29 February 2003.
President Kabila insists that the 30 people found guilty of the assassination of his father's must die.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9035161&db=f5h

Bafalikike, Lokongo. 'Oh, Kagame Is Such a Sweetie'. New African No.410:25 September 2002.
President Kagame signs a peace deal with President Kabila.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7382747&db=f5h

Bafalikike, Lokongo. What Is MONUC Doing Here? New African No.409:19 July/August 2002.
Congolese express dissatisfaction with the UN mission to the Congo.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7068971&db=f5h

Burundi/Congo-Kinshasa: Two Helpings of Peace. Africa Confidential 43:8 December 20, 2002.
"Peace deals for both Congo-Kinshasa and Burundi, brokered by South Africa, will be tested early in 2003."

Bush, George W. Statement on the Peace Agreement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents 38:2176 December 23, 2002.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8977575&db=f5h

Central Africa: Accords and Aggravations. Africa Confidential 44:6-7 January 10, 2003.
"Congo-Kinshasa's halting peace efforts may at last help stabilise the region."

Clemens, Dave. Congo: Peace Agreement. World Press Review 49:29 October 2002.
Peace agreement to end the war in Congo.

Clemens, Dave. Congo: War Looters. World Press Review 50:27 January 2003.
"A United Nations report on the plundering of the natural resources of the Democratic Republic of Congo has set off a ripple effect in the African press."

Congo. Military Technology 27:250-251 World Defence Almanac 2003.
Force structure.

Congo K./Rwanda/Uganda: Proxy Wars and Slaughter. Africa Confidential 43:5-6 October 25, 2002.
"The confused killing in eastern Congo involves politics, tribalism and plain greed."

Congo-Kinshasa: Cable Controversy. Africa Confidential 44:8 January 24, 2003.
"The worsening fighting in the Ituri region of eastern Congo-Kinshasa is undermining the peace accord signed by Rwanda and Uganda with the Kinshasa government."

Congo-Kinshasa: Kabila Reacts. Africa Confidential 43:8 November 22, 2002.
President Kabila reacts to a United Nations Report on Illegal Exploitation of Resources in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Congo-Kinshasa: Nobody's Moving. Africa Confidential 44:5-7 June 27, 2003.
"A temporary calm in Ituri does not mean progress towards national peace."

Congo Kinshasa: Soldiers Go, Plunderers Stay. Africa Confidential 43:1-5 October 25, 2002.
"How occupying general's turned into thieves and how private companies help them."

Congo-Kinshasa: The Nearly Government. Africa Confidential 44:4-5 July 11, 2003.
"The latest political deal holds out a hope of stabilizing the east after five years of horror."

Congo-Kinshasa: Un-Rapid Reaction. Africa Confidential 44:8 May 30, 2003.
As fighting continues the United Nations rapid reaction force is mired in the UN.

Congo: The Looters' Bazaar. New African No.413:48-55 December 2002.
Abridged version of a 60 page UN report about the situation in the Congo.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8767672&db=f5h

Crawley, Mike. Agony and Africa. Maclean's 116:50+ June 9, 2003.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9933471&db=f5h

De Herdt, Tom. Economic Action and Social Structure: 'Cambisme' in Kinshasa. Development and Change 33:683-708 September 2002.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7338014&db=aph

DR Congo: The Final Act? West Africa No.4371:7-12 April 14, 2003.
Three articles discuss the possibility of peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Engelbrecht, Leon. South African Defence Minister Lekota: Reads the Riot Act. African Armed Forces, pp 16-17, July 2003.
South African MONUC contingent were told "they were welcome to return home and resign if they were unhappy with conditions in the Democratic Republic of Congo."

Gourevitch, Philip. The Congo Test. New Yorker 79:33-35 June 2, 2003.
Comments on UN peacekeepers in the Congo.

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. DRC (Democratic Republic of Congo) in Deadlock. Jane's Defence Weekly 38:20-21 July 3, 2002.

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. Over-Optimistic DRC (Democratic Republic of Congo) Peace Deal. Jane's Defence Weekly 38:21 August 7, 2002.

Hochschild, Adam. Help for Congo. Nation 277:5+ July 7, 2003.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=10102060&db=aph

Is Protection a Mirage? Economist 367:43 June 14, 2003.
"The French troops are a fine force that it is not clear what they will be doing."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=10015674&db=aph

Ituri Intervention Talks Go on. West Africa No.4378:25-26 June 2, 2003.
"As fighting continues in the Ituri region of the Democratic Republic of Congo, talks continue on a possible new UN force to keep the peace there, but no decision has been reached."

Kambale, Juakali. Fishing on the Congo-Uganda Border. West Africa No.4364:29-30 February 24, 2003.
"Reports on plans to revive fishing in two of Africa's Great Lakes - Lake Edward and Lake Albert."

License to Kill. New African No.411:11 October 2002.
"Copy of the telegram from CIA boss, Alan W. Dulles, authorising 'removal' of Patrice Lumumba."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7673665&db=f5h

Light in the Harvard of Darkness. Economist 367:41 July 5, 2003.
"Against the odds, Congolese students are learning about IT."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=10191812&db=aph

A Long Step Towards Peace. Economist 364:43-44 October 12, 2002.
Congo-Kinshasa moves toward peace.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7511313&db=aph

Masland, Tom. Wars Without End. Newsweek 143:28-30+ July 14, 2003.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=10187551&db=f5h

New Force for Peace. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:28-29 July 2003.
"A European force led by the French is deployed in the troubled Bunia town but the road to peace in the Congolese Ituri region is long and hard."

Peace for Africa, War for Europe. Current Digest of Post-Soviet Press 55:16-17 July 16, 2003.
Notes that the European Union has sent troops into the Congo.

Peace, They Say, but the Killing Goes on. Economist 366:41-42 March 29, 2003.
"Against a vile background of slaughter, Congo is supposed to be getting a new unified government."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9398510&db=aph

Peacekeepers. Far Eastern Economic Review 166:23 February 6, 2003.
"Chinese military engineers and medical staff will join United Nations peacekeeping forces in the Congo 'very soon."

Peacewatch: Democratic Republic of the Congo. UN Chronicle 39:72 September-November 2002.
Progress in the Congolese dialogue.

Randerson, James. Peace Deal Could Fuel Mineral Plunder. New Scientist 175:9 August 10, 2002.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7255022&db=f5h

Resource Wars. Ecologist 32:29 December 2002/January 2003.
States that Rwanda and Uganda's involvement in the war in Congo is enhanced by the resources in that country.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8799039&db=aph

Sad Little Sorcerers. Economist 365:47 December 7, 2002.
"Many of Congo's street children are fleeing accusations of witchcraft."

Service Women Debut in the UN Peacekeeping Operation. Beijing Review 46:47-48 February 27, 2003.
Notes that 13 servicewomen have been included in the Chinese team to help in UN peacekeeping in the Congo.

Shaw, Ibrahim S. World Bank Kick Starts DRC Reconstruction. West Africa No.4341:25-26 September 2, 2002.
"Reports on a large-scale commitment of aid for reconstruction of a vast, rich but ruined country."

South Africa/Congo-Kinshasa: Deeper and Deeper. Africa Confidential 44:1-2 April 18, 2003.
"President Mbeki is betting his diplomatic credibility on success in brokering peace in Congo and Burundi."

Stein, Lisa. Out Of Africa. U.S. News & World Report 133:13 August 12, 2002.
Possibility that the war in the Congo may end.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7112086&db=aph

Taylor, Russell. Peacewatch: Africa. UN Chronicle 40:62 June-August 2003.
Notes UN activities in Cote D'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Liberia.

Tull, Denis M. A Reconfiguration of Political Order? The State of the State in North Kivu (DR Congo). African Affairs 102:429-446 July 2003.

Uganda/Congo-Kinshasa: Drummed out. Africa Confidential 44:8 May 2, 2003.
Ugandan troops leave the north-eastern section of Congo-Kinshasa.

Waiting to Be Rescued. Economist 367:40-41 May 17, 2003.
"The UN wants to stop the massacres in eastern Congo. But how?"
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9772091&db=aph

Wakabi, Wairagala. Peace Dividend. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:18 October 2002.
"In Uganda, Angola and Democratic Republic of the Congo, the thawing of frozen relations is finally bringing expected benefits."

War, and Rumours of War. Economist 365:43-44 October 19, 2002.
"A gathering storm threatens Uganda, and the president's response is crude."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7567585&db=aph


Cote D'Ivoire


Internet Resources

CIA World Factbook 2003.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country.

McLean, Lauren M. Constructing a Social Safety Net in Africa: An Institutionalist Analysis of Colonial Rule and State Social Policies in Ghana and Cote D'Ivoire. Studies in Comparative International Development 37: Fall 2002. 27 p.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7501447&db=f5h

Political Resources on the Net: Africa..
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2003. 28th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 318 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 38th ed. 2003

Africa Review 2001/02. 24th ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2003. 368 p.
General information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 24th ed. 2001/2002

Africa South of the Sahara 2003. 32nd ed. New York, Europa Publications, 2003. 1353 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 32nd ed 2003

African Economic Outlook. Paris, OECD, 2002. 347 p.
Cote D'Ivoire, pp 95-106.
Book call no.: 330.96 A 2584 2001/2002

Berthelemy, Jean-Claude and Soderling, Ludvig. Emerging Africa. Paris, Development Centre of Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, 2001. 231 p.
Cote D'Ivoire, pp 159-167.
Book call no.: 320.9609049 B539e

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations: Fiscal Year 2004. Washington, United States, Secretary of State, 2003. 580 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 FY2004

International Military Markets. Middle East & Africa. Newton, CT, Forecast International, 2003. 1 vol.
For each country gives information such as type of government, economics, and military analysis.
Book call no.: R 338.476234 F7142

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Issue 18. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 583 p.
Cote D'Ivoire, p 105.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 Issue 18 2003

The Military Balance 2002-2003. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2002. 352 p.
Cote D'Ivoire, p 200.
Book call no.: 355 L847m 2002/2003

N'Diaye, Boubacar. The Challenge of Institutionalizing Civilian Control: Botswana, Ivory Coast, and Kenya in Comparative Perspective. Lanham, MD, Lexington Books, 2001. 191 p.
Book call no.: 322.50967 N337c

The New Racism: The Political Manipulation of Ethnicity in Cote D'Ivoire. New York, Human Rights Watch, 2001. 68 p. (Human Rights Watch Publications, Sub-Sahara Africa, 13, no.6)
Book call no.: 323.16668 N532

A Political Chronology of Africa. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 499 p.
Chronology includes early dates, but has greater coverage for recent dates.
Book call no.: R 320.9609 P769

Ramsay, F. Jeffress and Edge, Wayne. Global Studies: Africa. 10th ed. Guilford, CT, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2004. 272 p.
Gives general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960.05 G562 10th ed. 2004

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World 2004, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 2072 p.
Cote D'Ivoire, pp 504-509.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 140th ed. 2004

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations: World Leaders 2002. Detroit, MI, Gale, 2002. 657 p.
Provides biographical information about the head of each country's government.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2002 v.6

Periodicals

Akakpo, Divine. Eyadema: The 2003 Dilemma. West Africa No.4357:20-21 December 23, 2002.
"Events in Cote D'Ivoire have once again highlighted the danger of political instability in West Africa. Regime change offers hope to the masses, but, some say, brings the danger of disruption."

Akarue, Josephine. One Step Forward, Two Steps Back. New African No.418:24-25 May 2003.
"Caught between the weakening economy and rebel incursions, the Ivorian government is trying to find a delicate way out."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9795742&db=f5h

Bekoe, Dorina. What Prospects for Peace? West Africa No.4375:16-17 May 12, 2003.
"Reports on a recent high-level policy forum that examined the situation in Cote D'Ivoire, three months after the peace agreement signed by the government and insurgent forces."

Cisse, Soumahila. United Nations and the Ivory Coast. Humanist 62:36-37 July/August 2002.
Expresses concerns about the conditions in the Ivory Coast.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=6858310&db=f5h

Cote D'Ivoire. Military Technology 27:251-252 World Defence Almanac 2003.
Force structure.

Cote D'Ivoire: A New Front Opens. Africa Confidential 43:3-4 December 20, 2002.
"France is determined to enforce the peace but may find the latest rebels hard to handle."

Cote D'Ivoire: Faux EO? Africa Confidential 44:8 April 18 2003.
President Laurent Gbagbo may be using mercenary troops to fight the rebels in the north and west.

Cote D'Ivoire: Fighting for Peace. Africa Confidential 43:1-2 November 8, 2002.
"West African states have not given their wholehearted support to plans to send 2,000 peacekeeping troops to Cote D'Ivoire."

Cote D'Ivoire: Foul Play. Africa Confidential 44:4-5 January 24, 2003.
"Delegates talk peace in Paris but back home the killings continue and divisions deepen."

Cote D'Ivoire: Is This Peace? West Africa No.4361:8-15 February 3, 2003.
Several articles about peace negotiations.

Cote D'Ivoire: Nightmare Scenario. Africa Confidential 43:1-2 September 27, 2002.
"An army rebellion may send the once-prosperous country down the same road as its unstable neighbours."

Cote D'Ivoire: No Deal. Africa Confidential 44:8 January 10, 2003.
A peace accord has failed in Cote D'Ivoire.

Cote D'Ivoire: Tout Sauf Gbagbo? Africa Confidential 44:8 May 16, 2003.
Tensions continue in Cote D'Ivoire.

Cote D'Ivoire: Unity's Opponents. Africa Confidential 44:5-6 April 4, 2003.
"Gbagbo grudgingly cooperates with a French-brokered peace agreement."

Cote D'Ivoire: Whose Army? Africa Confidential 43:3-4 October 11, 2002.
"The rebels are winning more territory and the government is losing more friends."

Coups, Stratagems and Spoils. Economist 364:42 September 28, 2002.
"Shaken by mutiny and murder, Cote d'Ivoire is a far cry from its old stability."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7409128&db=aph

Degen, Marieke. Civil War Leaves Ivory Coast Research in Tatters. Nature 421:680 February 13, 2003.
"Fighting and looting in what was one of Africa's wealthier nations have left international projects on health, agriculture and the environment in disarray."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9186683&db=aph

Doudou, Baba. Cote D'Ivoire: Patricide. World Press Review 49:28 December 2002.
"No armed insurgency in West Africa has generated such media, political, and diplomatic attention as the ongoing crisis in Cote D'Ivoire."

Doudou, Baba. Solving the Ivorian Puzzle. World Press Review 50:34-35 February 2003.
"When rebel forces marched on Abidjan on Sept. 19, it seemed that the uprising would soon be quashed. Instead, peaceful Cote D'Ivoire was plunged into a bloody conflict that could threaten stability across western Africa."

Duodu, Cameron. Descent to Chaos. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:14-17 October 2002.
"An attempt to topple the government of President Laurent Gbagbo puts Ivory Coast on the slippery slope to destruction."

Duodu, Cameron. The French Solution. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:26-27 January 2003.
"France is bolstering its troops in Ivory Coast even as its influence is looming large in the final resolution of the crisis in this country that was once the jewel of Africa."

Duodu, Cameron. They Are Burning the Country Together. New African No.412:38-41 November 2002.
Fighting continues in Cote D'Ivoire.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8560155&db=f5h

France Got Them There. Economist 366:50 January 18, 2003.
Discusses French actions in Cote D'Ivoire.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8927110&db=aph

Godwin, Ebow. Buy Me, I'm Still the Best. New African No.419:29 June 2003.
"Cote D'Ivoire's descent into anarchy has frightened the Togolese into thinking of voting for 'the devil they know'."

Ivory Coast: A Coup Attempt and a Dramatic Rescue. Maclean's 115:16 October 7, 2002.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7437973&db=f5h

Jaye, Thomas. Roots of the Crisis. West Africa No.4359:20-22 January 20, 2003.
"Looks at the implications of the crisis and examines its background."

Kaplan, Roger. Both a Crime and a Blunder. Weekly Standard 8:21-22 February 24, 2003.
"How French foreign policy is destroyed the Ivory Coast."

King, Martin L. Fleeting Moment of Peace. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:36-37 March 2003.
"Peace is still a rare commodity as warring factions in Ivory Coast fail to keep to the terms of the accord signed to end the crisis in the West African nation. There are fears the country may be sliding toward a meltdown."

King, Martin L. Last Chance for Peace. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:28-29 April 2003.
"A government of national unity is finally set up in Ivory Coast bringing hopes that the devastating war which is on the verge of wrecking the country's economy, can come to and end."

King, Martin L. Peace Beckons Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:34-35 February 2003.
"Warring factions in Ivory Coast agree to a peace deal that may finally bring the countries four-month old Civil War to an end."

King, Martin L. Shaky Peace Deal. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:18 May 2003.
"New round of violence threatens the survival of Ivory Coast's new government and national unity."

Kouakou, Franky. Death Squads: Gbagbo Denies Link. West Africa No.4368:21 March 24, 2003.
"Reports on the numerous murders committed, since the start of the rebellion, by hidden operators apparently linked to the government."

Luxner, Larry and Mbakwe, Tom. "This Is an Economic War." New African No.416:26-27 March 2003.
France is blamed for economic problems in Cote D'Ivoire.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9285997&db=f5h

The Melting-Pot Cracks. Economist 364:42+ October 5, 2002.
Discusses Cote D'Ivoire's civil war.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7461164&db=aph

Miller, David. Missionaries Flee Violence: Muslim Rebel Attacks Force School Closures. Christianity Today 47:29 January 2003.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8686570&db=f5h

Ouedraogo, Brahima. Ivorian Conflict Hits Cattle Trade. West Africa No.4376:30 May 19, 2003.
The war in Cote D'Ivoire "is now threatening the centuries-old cattle trade with neighbouring Burkina Faso."

A Pact Is Signed. Economist 366:41 February 1 2003.
The Army rejects a pact that has been signed to end hostilities in Cote D'Ivoire.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9019933&db=aph

Rebels in the Cabinet. Economist 367:44-45 April 12, 2003.
Guerrillas are winning seats at the cabinet.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9508668&db=aph

A Region in Flames. Economist 367:22-24 July 5, 2003.
Special report about West Africa's wars.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=10191721&db=aph

Shaw, Ibrahim S. Government and Rebels Talk Peace. West Africa No.4360:14 January 27, 2003.
"The Ivorian peace conference in Paris, aimed at resolving the four-month Civil War, aroused high expectations of reaching a settlement."

Sliding Bloodily into Chaos. Economist 365:56 December 21, 2002.
"Africa's newest Civil War grows ever worse and more confused."

Tonah, Steve. Integration or Exclusion of Fulbe Pastoralists in West Africa: A Comparative Analysis of Interethnic Relations, State and Local Policies in Ghana and Cote D'Ivoire. Journal of Modern African Studies 41:91-114 March 2003.

West Africa: From Crisis to Crisis. Africa Confidential 44:3-4 January 10, 2003.
"Civil wars spilling across frontiers and fiercely fought elections make for a hard 2003."

Xiao Zan. Cote D'Ivoire: Peace Deal Protested. Beijing Review 46:12-13 February 20, 2003.
"Hearing that the rebels will hold positions of defense and interior minister under the peace deal, supporters of President Laurent Gbagbo take to the streets."


Djibouti


Internet Resources

Arab Net..
Available online at: http://www.arab.net/
General information about the countries of Algeria, Comoros, Djibouti, Mauritania, Morocco, Somalia, Sudan, and Tunisia.

CIA World Factbook 2003.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country.

Political Resources on the Net: Africa..
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2003. 28th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 318 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 38th ed. 2003

Africa Review 2001/02. 24th ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2003. 368 p.
General information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 24th ed. 2001/2002

Africa South of the Sahara 2003. 32nd ed. New York, Europa Publications, 2003. 1353 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 32nd ed 2003

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations: Fiscal Year 2004. Washington, United States, Secretary of State, 2003. 580 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 FY2004

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Issue 18. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 583 p.
Djibouti, p 119.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 Issue 18 2003

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 670 p.
For each group provides information on "tactics, assessments of numbers, leaders and political affiliations, and major incidents committed" during the last two years.
Book call no.: R 364.1 J33 2003 iss.18

The Military Balance 2002-2003. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2002. 352 p.
Djibouti, p 201.
Book call no.: 355 L847m 2002/2003

A Political Chronology of Africa. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 499 p.
Chronology includes early dates, but has greater coverage for recent dates.
Book call no.: R 320.9609 P769

Ramsay, F. Jeffress and Edge, Wayne. Global Studies: Africa. 10th ed. Guilford, CT, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2004. 272 p.
Gives general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960.05 G562 10th ed. 2004

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World 2004, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 2072 p.
Djibouti, pp 556-559.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 140th ed. 2004

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations: World Leaders 2002. Detroit, MI, Gale, 2002. 657 p.
Provides biographical information about the head of each country's government.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2002 v.6

Periodicals

Bafalikike, Lokongo. Playing Maiden to America's War Machine. New African No.415:28 February 2003.
"Not many people can spot it on the map, but Djibouti has increasingly become important in the American scheme of war."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9035160&db=f5h

Djibouti. Military Technology 27:252 World Defence Almanac 2003.
Force structure.

Faram, Mark D. Philippines, Djibouti Added to Tax-Exempt Zones. Navy Times 52:17 January 13, 2003.

Potter, Beth. At the End of the Earth. U.S. News & World Report 133:30 December 2, 2002.
American military based in Djibouti.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8570975&db=aph


Equatorial Guinea


Internet Resources

CIA World Factbook 2003.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country.

Clarke, Kevin. Our Oily New Friends in West Africa. U.S. Catholic 67: November 2002. 1 p.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7489832&db=aph
Discusses oil negotiations between the U.S. and Equatorial Guinea.

Political Resources on the Net: Africa..
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2003. 28th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 318 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 38th ed. 2003

Africa Review 2001/02. 24th ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2003. 368 p.
General information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 24th ed. 2001/2002

Africa South of the Sahara 2003. 32nd ed. New York, Europa Publications, 2003. 1353 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 32nd ed 2003

African Economic Outlook. Paris, OECD, 2002. 347 p.
Equatorial Guinea, pp 119-130.
Book call no.: 330.96 A 2584 2001/2002

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations: Fiscal Year 2004. Washington, United States, Secretary of State, 2003. 580 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 FY2004

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Issue 18. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 583 p.
Equatorial Guinea, p 133.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 Issue 18 2003

The Military Balance 2002-2003. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2002. 352 p.
Equatorial Guinea, pp 201-202.
Book call no.: 355 L847m 2002/2003

A Political Chronology of Africa. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 499 p.
Chronology includes early dates, but has greater coverage for recent dates.
Book call no.: R 320.9609 P769

Ramsay, F. Jeffress and Edge, Wayne. Global Studies: Africa. 10th ed. Guilford, CT, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2004. 272 p.
Gives general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960.05 G562 10th ed. 2004

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World 2004, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 2072 p.
Equatorial Guinea, pp 592-596.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 140th ed. 2004

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations: World Leaders 2002. Detroit, MI, Gale, 2002. 657 p.
Provides biographical information about the head of each country's government.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2002 v.6

Periodicals

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Equatorial Guinea: Another Term for Nguema. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:6 February 2003.
President Nguema is reelected for another seven-year term.

Equatorial Guinea. Military Technology 27:252 World Defence Almanac 2003.
Force structure.

Equatorial Guinea: El Jefe Reshuffles. Africa Confidential 44:8 February 21, 2003.
President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo organizes his government.


Eritrea


Internet Resources

CIA World Factbook 2003.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country.

Eristart.com: The Eritrea Startpage!.
Available online at: http://www.eristart.com/portal/
Brings together web sites on Eritrea.

Political Resources on the Net: Africa..
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2003. 28th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 318 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 38th ed. 2003

Africa Review 2001/02. 24th ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2003. 368 p.
General information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 24th ed. 2001/2002

Africa South of the Sahara 2003. 32nd ed. New York, Europa Publications, 2003. 1353 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 32nd ed 2003

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations: Fiscal Year 2004. Washington, United States, Secretary of State, 2003. 580 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 FY2004

Favali, Lyda and Pateman, Roy. Blood, Land, and Sex: Legal and Political Pluralism in Eritrea. Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press, 2003.
Book call no.: 340.52635 F272b

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Issue 18. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 583 p.
Eritrea, p 134.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 Issue 18 2003

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 670 p.
For each group provides information on "tactics, assessments of numbers, leaders and political affiliations, and major incidents committed" during the last two years.
Book call no.: R 364.1 J33 2003 iss.18

The Military Balance 2002-2003. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2002. 352 p.
Eritrea, p 202.
Book call no.: 355 L847m 2002/2003

Political Armies: The Military and Nation Building in the Age of Democracy, edited by Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt. New York, Zed Books, 2002. 398 p.
Radical Soldiers, New Model Armies and the Nation-State in Ethiopia and Eritrea by Robin Luckham, pp 138-269.
Book call no.: 322.5 P7692

A Political Chronology of Africa. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 499 p.
Chronology includes early dates, but has greater coverage for recent dates.
Book call no.: R 320.9609 P769

Ramsay, F. Jeffress and Edge, Wayne. Global Studies: Africa. 10th ed. Guilford, CT, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2004. 272 p.
Gives general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960.05 G562 10th ed. 2004

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World 2004, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 2072 p.
Eritrea, pp 597-600.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 140th ed. 2004

Strauss, Steven D. The Complete Idiot's Guide to World Conflicts. Indianapolis, IN, Alpha, 318 p.
Death around the Horn, pp 81-90.
Book call no.: 909.82 S912c

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations: World Leaders 2002. Detroit, MI, Gale, 2002. 657 p.
Provides biographical information about the head of each country's government.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2002 v.6

Periodicals

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Eritrea: Millions Suffer from Starvation. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:6 March 2003.

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Ethiopia & Eritrea: Unsatisfactory Verdict. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:7 May 2003.
Ethiopia is contesting the verdict of the Border Commission.

Dowden, Richard. Our Strange Friends in the South. New Statesman 132:32 April 21, 2003.
"Only four African countries supported the war, (in Iraq) and their leaders have a taste for invading their neighbors."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9538938&db=f5h

Eritrea. Military Technology 27:252-253 World Defence Almanac 2003.
Force structure.

An Eritrean Student Leader Who Had Been Jailed for a Year Escaped with One of His Guards and Is Seeking Asylum in Ethiopia. Chronicle of Higher Education 49:A40 September 20, 2002.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7461552&db=f5h

Ethiopia: Boundary Boobytraps. Africa Confidential 44:1-2 July 25, 2003.
"East Africa's quarreling brothers could be squaring up for confrontations over their common border."

Greenfield, Richard. Still Playing with Fire. New African No.410:24 September 2002.
"The two former friends turned enemies are still shouting across the trenches."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7382745&db=f5h

Oh No, Not Again. Economist 367:44 April 5, 2003.
"Poised on the brink of another pointless conflict."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9462452&db=aph

Peacewatch: Horn of Africa. UN Chronicle 39:73 September-November 2002.
Border decision.

Protestants Face Police Crackdown. Christianity Today 47:26 June 2003.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9901687&db=f5h

Split by a Pointless War. Economist 364:45 September 21, 2002.
"Despite peace, Ethiopia's border with Eritrea is still closed."

We Fought for This? Economist 365:44-45 November 23, 2002.
"A once-admired ruler turns tyrant."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8557934&db=aph


Ethiopia


Internet Resources

CIA World Factbook 2003.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country.

Cyber Ethiopia..
Available online at: http://www.cyberethiopia.com/
Gathers news and information about Ethiopia.

Moszynski, Peter. Ethiopia Openly Appeals for Help with Looming Famine. Lancet December 14, 2002. 1 p.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8660429&db=aph

Political Resources on the Net: Africa..
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2003. 28th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 318 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 38th ed. 2003

Africa Review 2001/02. 24th ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2003. 368 p.
General information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 24th ed. 2001/2002

Africa South of the Sahara 2003. 32nd ed. New York, Europa Publications, 2003. 1353 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 32nd ed 2003

African Economic Outlook. Paris, OECD, 2002. 347 p.
Ethiopia, pp 131-140.
Book call no.: 330.96 A 2584 2001/2002

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations: Fiscal Year 2004. Washington, United States, Secretary of State, 2003. 580 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 FY2004

Erlikh, Hagai. The Cross and the River: Ethiopia, Egypt and the Nile. Boulder, CO, L. Rienner, 2002. 249 p.
Book call no.: 327.62063 E69c

Fragile Peace: State Failure, Violence and Development in Crisis Regions, edited by Tobias Debiel. New York, Zed Books, 2002. 234 p.
Ethiopia: Crisis of State, Good Governance and the Reform of the Security Sector by Siegfried Pausewang, pp 171-188.
Book call no.: 303.6 F811

International Military Markets. Middle East & Africa. Newton, CT, Forecast International, 2003. 1 vol.
For each country gives information such as type of government, economics, and military analysis.
Book call no.: R 338.476234 F7142

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Issue 18. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 583 p.
Ethiopia, pp 137-138.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 Issue 18 2003

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 670 p.
For each group provides information on "tactics, assessments of numbers, leaders and political affiliations, and major incidents committed" during the last two years.
Book call no.: R 364.1 J33 2003 iss.18

The Military Balance 2002-2003. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2002. 352 p.
Ethiopia, pp 202-203.
Book call no.: 355 L847m 2002/2003

Political Armies: The Military and Nation Building in the Age of Democracy, edited by Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt. New York, Zed Books, 2002. 398 p.
Radical Soldiers, New Model Armies and the Nation-State in Ethiopia and Eritrea by Robin Luckham, pp 138-269.
Book call no.: 322.5 P7692

A Political Chronology of Africa. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 499 p.
Chronology includes early dates, but has greater coverage for recent dates.
Book call no.: R 320.9609 P769

Ramsay, F. Jeffress and Edge, Wayne. Global Studies: Africa. 10th ed. Guilford, CT, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2004. 272 p.
Gives general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960.05 G562 10th ed. 2004

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World 2004, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 2072 p.
Ethiopia, pp 608-613.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 140th ed. 2004

Strauss, Steven D. The Complete Idiot's Guide to World Conflicts. Indianapolis, IN, Alpha, 318 p.
Death around the Horn, pp 81-90.
Book call no.: 909.82 S912c

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations: World Leaders 2002. Detroit, MI, Gale, 2002. 657 p.
Provides biographical information about the head of each country's government.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2002 v.6

Periodicals

Africa's Horn of Famine. Economist 365:41 November 16, 2002.
"Facing famine, Ethiopia appeals urgently for food aid."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8505920&db=aph

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. East Africa: Floods Cause Havoc in Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:8 June 2003.

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Ethiopia: Bilateral Relations with Italy in Jeopardy. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:7 August/September 2002.
Relations between Italy and Ethiopia has soured due to wrangling over the Axum Obelisk.

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Ethiopia & Eritrea: Unsatisfactory Verdict. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:7 May 2003.
Ethiopia is contesting the verdict of the Border Commission.

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Ethiopia: Here's the Proof; We're All Africans. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:8 July 2003.

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Food Crisis Worsens in Southern Africa and Ethiopia. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:6 January 2003.

Barovick, Harriet. Exiles of the Rich and Infamous. Time 161:15 February 3, 2003.
Mentions Idi Amin of Uganda and Mengistu Haile Mariam of Ethiopia.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8969018&db=aph

Bush, George W. Joint Statement of the United States of America, the Republic of Kenya, and Ethiopia. Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents 38:2148 December 16, 2002.
Leaders affirm their commitment to the war on terrorism.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8885887&db=f5h

Callahan, Timothy R. 'I Never Thought I'd See Anything Like It Again.' Christianity Today 47:44-46 May 2003.
"A famine worse than that of 1984 threatens Ethiopia."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9548530&db=f5h

Dowden, Richard. Our Strange Friends in the South. New Statesman 132:32 April 21, 2003.
"Only four African countries supported the war, (in Iraq) and their leaders have a taste for invading their neighbors."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9538938&db=f5h

Drought, Death and Taxes. Economist 364:43-44 September 7, 2002.
"Six million Ethiopians are going hungry. The weather, and a war, are to blame."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7284532&db=aph

Ending the Famine Cycle. West Africa No.4379:24-25 June 9, 2003.

Ethiopia. Military Technology 27:253-254 World Defence Almanac 2003.
Force structure.

Ethiopia: Boundary Boobytraps. Africa Confidential 44:1-2 July 25, 2003.
"East Africa's quarreling brothers could be squaring up for confrontations over their common border."

Ethiopia Launches Measles Campaign. West Africa No.4374:19 May 5, 2003.

Ethiopia: Royal Echoes. Africa Confidential 44:8 March 7, 2003.
Ethiopian Premier Zenawi visits Great Britain.

Greenfield, Richard. Still Playing with Fire. New African No.410:24 September 2002.
"The two former friends turned enemies are still shouting across the trenches."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7382745&db=f5h

Hammond, Laura and Maxwell, Daniel. The Ethiopian Crisis of 1999-2000: Lessons Learned, Questions Unanswered. Disasters 26:262-279 September 2002.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7344339&db=aph

Kaplan, Robert D. Carter in Ethiopia: Revisiting One of the Nobelist's Missed Chances. National Review 54:30+ November 11, 2002.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7699927&db=mth

Mackenzie, Debora. War Will Stifle Aid. New Scientist 177:10 March 15, 2003.
"Impending war in Iraq could block vital food aid to Ethiopia."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9381971&db=f5h

Mekay, Emad. Ethiopia Urged to Act Quickly on Hunger. West Africa No.4363:26 February 17, 2003.
Ethiopia "needs to adopt food-for-school programmes, to create decent road networks and developed a working food market."

Moszynski, Peter G. Can Famine Be Avoided? New African No.415:30 February 2003.
"The specter of famine is once again stalking Ethiopia almost 20 years after one million people died in the horrific 1984 tragedy."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9035162&db=f5h

Oh No, Not Again. Economist 367:44 April 5, 2003.
"Poised on the brink of another pointless conflict."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9462452&db=aph

Peacewatch: Horn of Africa. UN Chronicle 39:73 September-November 2002.Border decision.

"The Present Government Is Strictly Following a Market Economy" World & I 17:38-40 November 2002.
"A candid conversation with Ambassador Kassahun of Ethiopia."

Quisumbing, Agnes R. Food Aid and Child Nutrition in Rural Ethiopia. World Development 31:1309+ July 2003.

Randerson, James. The Dawn of Homo Sapiens. New Scientist 178:4-5 June 14, 2003.
"Three fossils skulls from Ethiopia have turned out to be the oldest human remains ever found."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=10112793&db=f5h

Split by a Pointless War. Economist 364:45 September 21, 2002.
"Despite peace, Ethiopia's border with Eritrea is still closed."

Striving to Make Food an Instrument of Development. Beijing Review 46:13-14 January 9, 2003.
Interviews Ethiopia's ambassador to China about ties between the two countries.

TesfaMichael, Meron. Ethiopia: Famine Threat. World Press Review 50:24 March 2003.

Thielke, Thilo. The Vultures Are Gathering. World Press Review 50:22-25 April 2003.
Starvation in Ethiopia.

Wiren, Robert. Ethiopian Famine. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 9:30-33 February 2003.
Two articles about famine in Ethiopia.


Gabon


Internet Resources

CIA World Factbook 2003.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country.

Political Resources on the Net: Africa..
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2003. 28th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 318 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 38th ed. 2003

Africa Review 2001/02. 24th ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2003. 368 p.
General information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 24th ed. 2001/2002

Africa South of the Sahara 2003. 32nd ed. New York, Europa Publications, 2003. 1353 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 32nd ed 2003

African Economic Outlook. Paris, OECD, 2002. 347 p.
Gabon, pp 141-151.
Book call no.: 330.96 A 2584 2001/2002

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations: Fiscal Year 2004. Washington, United States, Secretary of State, 2003. 580 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 FY2004

International Military Markets. Middle East & Africa. Newton, CT, Forecast International, 2003. 1 vol.
For each country gives information such as type of government, economics, and military analysis.
Book call no.: R 338.476234 F7142

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Issue 18. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 583 p.
Gabon, pp 159-161.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 Issue 18 2003

The Military Balance 2002-2003. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2002. 352 p.
Gabon, p 203.
Book call no.: 355 L847m 2002/2003

A Political Chronology of Africa. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 499 p.
Chronology includes early dates, but has greater coverage for recent dates.
Book call no.: R 320.9609 P769

Ramsay, F. Jeffress and Edge, Wayne. Global Studies: Africa. 10th ed. Guilford, CT, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2004. 272 p.
Gives general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960.05 G562 10th ed. 2004

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World 2004, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 2072 p.
Gabon, pp 681-685.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 140th ed. 2004

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations: World Leaders 2002. Detroit, MI, Gale, 2002. 657 p.
Provides biographical information about the head of each country's government.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2002 v.6

Periodicals

Copley, Gregory R. The Gambia: Strategic Entry Point for West Africa's Coming Energy Boom. Defense & Foreign Affairs Strategic Policy 30, no.11:4-8 2002.

Gabon. Military Technology 27:254-255 World Defence Almanac 2003.
Force structure.

Gabon: Hear Those Drums. Africa Confidential 43:6-7 December 20, 2002.
"For want of opposition, President Bongo can plan to rule until 2012."

Lawson, Antoine. Gabonese Fishermen Challenge Sardine Rules. West Africa No.4360:22-23 January 27, 2003.

Vandyk, Anthony. Air Gabon Battles Back. Air Transport World 40:52 March 2003.
"With help from Lufthansa Consulting, the airline is trying to overcome a heritage of mismanagement and government meddling."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9244665&db=f5h


Gambia


Internet Resources

CIA World Factbook 2003.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country.

Gambia..
Available online at: http://www.gambia.gm/
"The site will give information on The Gambia, its economy, politics, government, business, environment, geography."

Loum, Momodou. Bad Governance and Democratic Failure: A Look at Gambia's 1994 Coup. Civil Wars Spring 2002. 30 p.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7439275&db=mth

Political Resources on the Net: Africa..
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2003. 28th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 318 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 38th ed. 2003

Africa Review 2001/02. 24th ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2003. 368 p.
General information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 24th ed. 2001/2002

Africa South of the Sahara 2003. 32nd ed. New York, Europa Publications, 2003. 1353 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 32nd ed 2003

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations: Fiscal Year 2004. Washington, United States, Secretary of State, 2003. 580 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 FY2004

The Military Balance 2002-2003. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2002. 352 p.
Gambia, p 203.
Book call no.: 355 L847m 2002/2003

A Political Chronology of Africa. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 499 p.
Chronology includes early dates, but has greater coverage for recent dates.
Book call no.: R 320.9609 P769

Ramsay, F. Jeffress and Edge, Wayne. Global Studies: Africa. 10th ed. Guilford, CT, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2004. 272 p.
Gives general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960.05 G562 10th ed. 2004

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World 2004, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 2072 p.
Gambia, pp 681-685.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 140th ed. 2004

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations: World Leaders 2002. Detroit, MI, Gale, 2002. 657 p.
Provides biographical information about the head of each country's government.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2002 v.6

Periodicals

Copley, Gregory R. Sea Power and Society: The Fundamental Relationship. Defense & Foreign Affairs Strategic Policy 30, no.9:4-6 2002.

Davies, Desmond. Jammeh: 'Why I Oppose NEPAD.' West Africa No.4364:14 February 24, 2003.
"The Gambian leader has not hidden his opposition to the New Program for Africa's Development."

Davies, Desmond. Media Stand-off. West Africa No.4364:15 February 24, 2003.
"Journalists are refusing to co-operate with the National Media Commission."

Dewotor, Frank. The Gambia's Economic Prospects. West Africa No.4376:27-29 May 19, 2003.

Gambia. Military Technology 27:254-255 World Defence Almanac 2003.Force structure.

The Gambia Looks Ahead. West Africa No.4363:8-9+ February 17, 2003.
Several articles about life and politics in Gambia.

Grey-Johnson, Crispin. The Gambia and Education: A Success Story. UN Chronicle 40:46-48 June-August 2003.

Konga, Mzee. Difficulties with The Gambia. New African No.418:56 May 2003.
"President Abdoulaye Wade has celebrated three years at the helm, but some difficulties still remain."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9795759&db=f5h

Saine, Abdoulaye. Post-Coup Politics in Gambia. Journal of Democracy 13:167-172 October 2002.

Saine, Abdoulaye S. The Military and Human Rights in the Gambia: 1994-1999. Journal of Third World Studies 19:167-187 Fall 2002.

Sey, Abdoulie. 'Forget the ICC, We Are with America'. New African No.413:24 December 2002.
"The Gambia has become the first African Signatory to the ICC to give American citizens community for prosecution by the International Criminal Court."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8767661&db=f5h

Sey, Abdoulie. Oh Dear! New African No.417:28 April 2003.
"Gambian parents are taking money and handing over their children to Western pedophiles visit the country to prey on children."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9481617&db=f5h


Ghana


Internet Resources

CIA World Factbook 2003.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country.

Ghana Home Page..
Available online at: http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/index.php
Calls itself "your comprehensive resource about the country of Ghana".

LaBranche, Stephane. Westernization of Political Legitimacy in, through NGOs. Review of International Affairs 2: Autumn 2002. 20 p.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8961537&db=aph

McLean, Lauren M. Constructing a Social Safety Net in Africa: An Institutionalist Analysis of Colonial Rule and State Social Policies in Ghana and Cote D'Ivoire. Studies in Comparative International Development 37: Fall 2002. 27 p.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7501447&db=f5h

Political Resources on the Net: Africa..
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Porter, Gina. NGOs and Poverty Reduction in a Globalizing World: Perspectives from Ghana. Progress in Development Studies 3: April 2003. 15 p.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9330570&db=aph


Books

Africa 2003. 28th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 318 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 38th ed. 2003

Africa Review 2001/02. 24th ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2003. 368 p.
General information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 24th ed. 2001/2002

Africa South of the Sahara 2003. 32nd ed. New York, Europa Publications, 2003. 1353 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 32nd ed 2003

African Economic Outlook. Paris, OECD, 2002. 347 p.
Ghana, pp 153-165.
Book call no.: 330.96 A 2584 2001/2002

Berthelemy, Jean-Claude and Soderling, Ludvig. Emerging Africa. Paris, Development Centre of Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, 2001. 231 p.
Ghana, pp 169-177.
Book call no.: 320.9609049 B539e

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations: Fiscal Year 2004. Washington, United States, Secretary of State, 2003. 580 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 FY2004

Ethnicity in Ghana: The Limits of Invention, edited by Carola Lentz and Paul Nugent. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 236 p.
Book call no.: 305.8009667 E84

International Military Markets. Middle East & Africa. Newton, CT, Forecast International, 2003. 1 vol.
For each country gives information such as type of government, economics, and military analysis.
Book call no.: R 338.476234 F7142

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Issue 18. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2003. 583 p.
Ghana, p 174.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 Issue 18 2003

Lawler, Nancy Ellen. Soldiers, Airmen, Spies and Whisperers: The Gold Coast in World War II. Athens, OH, Ohio University Press, 2002. 286 p.
Book call no.: 940.54 86667 L418s

The Military Balance 2002-2003. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2002. 352 p.
Ghana, p 204.
Book call no.: 355 L847m 2002/2003

A Political Chronology of Africa. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 499 p.
Chronology includes early dates, but has greater coverage for recent dates.
Book call no.: R 320.9609 P769

Ramsay, F. Jeffress and Edge, Wayne. Global Studies: Africa. 10th ed. Guilford, CT, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2004. 272 p.
Gives general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 960.05 G562 10th ed. 2004

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World 2004, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 2072 p.
Ghana, pp 744-749.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 140th ed. 2004

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations: World Leaders 2002. Detroit, MI, Gale, 2002. 657 p.
Provides biographical information about the head of each country's government.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2002 v.6

Documents

Addison, Michael Kweku. Preventing Military Intervention in West Africa: A Case Study of Ghana. Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, March 2002. 60 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42525 A226p

Periodicals

Afrani, Mike. Rawlings in the Frame. New African No.420:29 July 2003.
"The searchlight of the National Reconciliation Commission (NRC) has now fallen on former President Jerry John Rawlings."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=10241360&db=f5h

Akosah-Sarpong, Kofi. Promoting Ghana Investment in Canada. West Africa No.4379:30-31 June 9, 2003.
"Reports on a Ghana investment forum in Toronto."

Amenga-Etego, Rudolf. Stalling the Big Steal. New Internationalist No.354:20-22 March 2003.
"The IMF and World Bank are prising open the water market in Ghana - whether ordinary people can afford it or not."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9332073&db=aph

Anane, Mike. Ghana Opens Forest Reserves for Mining. African Agenda 6,no.2:10-12. 2003.

Ansah, Jon O. Ghana Airways Is Going under. New African No.409:18 July/August 2002.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7068970&db=f5h

Asante, S. K. B. Implementing NEPAD in Ghana. West Africa No.4374:36-37 May 5, 2003.

Asmah, George. The Cheque Is in the Post. New African No.417:26-27 April 2003.
"President John Kufuor is a happy man because his citizens living abroad are sending home more money than ever."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9481615&db=f5h

Asmah, George. Opposition in Disarray. New African No.413:21 December 2002.
"For 19 years (until January 2000), Rawlings loomed large over Ghana. Now his NDC party can barely hold itself together."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=8767658&db=f5h

Asmah, George and Mbakwe, Tom. Ghana: So Far, so Good? New African No.414:12-15 January 2003.
Even former opponents give President John Kufuor high regard.

Asmah, George and Mbakwe, Tom. No Hiding Place for Former Oppressors. New African No.419:26-27 June 2003.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9957508&db=f5h

Duodu, Cameron. Is Kufour Up to the Task? Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:28 August/September 2002.
"Hope is being replaced by despair as Ghanaians began to doubt whether or not their leader is capable of delivering on election promises."

Former Rulers Speak out. West Africa No.4378:7-17 June 2, 2003.
Articles about and interviews with former president Rawlings, and generals Abubakar and Babangida.

Ghana. Military Technology 27:255 World Defence Almanac 2003.
Force structure.

Ghana at 46: Special Report. West Africa No.4365:8-13+ March 3, 2003.
Many articles about life and politics in Ghana.

Ghana: Boom Boom. Africa Confidential 43:8 August 30, 2002.
Ex-president Rawlings hints at a coup in his speech.

Ghana: Cotton Tales. Africa Confidential 44:1-3 May 16 2003.
"The previous government's misdeeds are a boon to President John Kufuor."

Ghana: Diplomacy Central. Africa Confidential 44:3-4 July 11, 2003.
"President Kufuor's government is reaping new benefits from its regional security role."

Ghana: Kufuor - Mills Round Two. West Africa No.4358:8-13 January 13, 2003.
Several articles about politics in Ghana.

Ghana: Long Road to Reconciliation. West Africa No.4375:7-14 May 12, 2003.
Several articles about political struggles in Ghana.

Ghana: No Cheques. Africa Confidential 43:8 December 6, 2002.
Express doubts about money management in Ghana.

Ghana: Too Good. Africa Confidential 43:8 August 9, 2002.
Wonders about a low-interest loan from the International Finance Consortium.

Ghana: Yes, Professor! Africa Confidential 43:4-5 November 8, 2002.
"Two academics go head to head for the opposition leadership."

Haruna, Peter F. Reforming Ghana's Public Service: Issues and Experiences in Comparative Perspective. Public Administration Review 63:343-354 May/June 2003.

Kufuor Exercises Patience. West Africa No.4342:8-14 September 9, 2002.
Several articles about the controversy between the President Kufuor and former President Rawlings.

Lentz, Carola. "The Time When Politics Came": Ghana's Decolonisation from the Perspective of a Rural Periphery. Journal of Contemporary African Studies 20:245-274 July 2002.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7105450&db=aph

Mensah, Kwadwo. Kufuor's Programme. New African No.415:24 February 2003.
President Kufuor regrets the aid Ghana must rely on.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9035156&db=f5h

Mensah, Kwadwo. Rawlings in Trouble. New African No.410:21 September 2002.
"Ghana's ex-President attacks new government and get quizzed."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7382738&db=f5h

Nyinah, Joe B. Dwindling Fortunes of Opposition Party. West Africa No.4372:24 April 21, 2003.
"If Ghana's largest opposition party, the National Democratic Congress, survives as a single entity, it will indeed be a surprise."

Nyinah, Joe B. Rawlings Becomes a Hot Issue. West Africa No.4340:15-16 August 26, 2002.
"Reports on the tension between the former Ghanainan president and the Kufuor government whose security service has summoned Rawlings for questioning."

Offei, Ansah Jon. Ghana's Golden Dilemma. New African No.418:48-49 May 2003.
"To dig or not to dig is the big question facing the Land of Gold, Ghana."
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9795754&db=f5h

Opoku-Agyemang, Lovelace. Development and the Environment in Africa. West Africa No.4342:24-25 September 9, 2002.
"Examines the implications of the Johannesburg Summit on Sustainable Development for African countries such as Ghana."

Osmand, Stephen. Day to Day: The Wealth of Markets and Crafts in Ghana. World & I 18:190-199 June 2003.

Otabil, Bernard. Ghana: A More Testing Year for the Government. West Africa No.4357:9-10 December 23, 2002.

Otabil, Bernard. Ghana's Plans for West African Trade. West Africa No.4361:27 February 3, 2003.
"Reports on attempts by Kwamena Bartels, Ghana's minister for Private Sector Development, to entice investors to the country at a business meeting in London."

Otabil, Bernard. Oil: Cost Recovery and the Suffering Public. West Africa No.4360:30 January 27, 2003.
"Examines some of the problems of the oil market and reaction to the recent increase in the price of petroleum products in Ghana."

Otabil, Bernard. 'Quiet' or 'Killer' Budget? West Africa No.4368:13-14 March 24, 2003.
"J. H. Mensah, Ghana's Senior Minister in charge of Government Business, on March 14 stressed the commitment of the government to alleviate the problems of poverty and economic growth in this year's budget statement."

Otabil, Bernard. 'We Are Not Doing Badly.' West Africa No.4377:16-17 May 26, 2003.
Interviews Vice President Aliu Mahama.

Sam, Albert. Parties Gear up for 2004 Polls. West Africa No.4343:15-16 September 16, 2002.
"With two years to go to the December 2004 elections, the two leading political parties - the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) - have set their machinery in motion."

Sarpong, George. Ghana: What Price Reconciliation? World Press Review 50:27 June 2003.
Reports from the Ghana National Reconciliation Commission hearings.

Simpson, Sarah. Changing Africa's Banking Habits. West Africa No.4379:29 June 9, 2003.
Bankers try to get customers to move from a cash based economy.

Simpson, Sarah. Ghana Fuel Prices Nearly Doubled. West Africa No.4360:28-30 January 27, 2003.

Simpson, Sarah. Ghana: Is There an Asante Hegemony? New African No.416:40-41 March 2003.
Reports on the perceived problems of Asante hegemony.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=9286021&db=f5h

Simpson, Sarah. Kufuor Shakes up Government. West Africa No.4371:13 April 14, 2003.
"After months of speculation, President Kufuor has announced a far-reaching cabinet reshuffle."

Tamakloe, Elvis. Ghana's Rice Schemes Trial: Judgment and Controversy. West Africa No.4374:27-28 May 5, 2003.
Ghanan officials found guilty of 'causing financial loss to the state' in a rice cultivation scheme.

Temin, Jonathan and Smith, Daniel A. Media Matters: Evaluating the Role of the Media in Ghana's 2000 Elections. African Affairs 101:585-605 October 2002.

Tonah, Steve. Integration or Exclusion of Fulbe Pastoralists in West Africa: A Comparative Analysis of Interethnic Relations, State and Local Policies in Ghana and Cote D'Ivoire. Journal of Modern African Studies 41:91-114 March 2003.

Van Walraven, Klaas. The End of an Era: The Ghanaian Elections of December 2000. Journal of Contemporary African Studies 20:183-202 July 2002.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/direct.asp?an=7105453&db=aph

What Price Reconciliation? World Press Review 50:27 June 2003.


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