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Dagaare (African People)--Bibliography

The Dagara and their Neighbors (Burkina Faso and Ghana) Richard Kuba Carola Lentz University of Frankfurt am Main, inELECTRONIC JOURNAL OF AFRICANA BIBLIOGRAPHY. Vol. 7 (2001)


Dagaare language (Ghana and Burkina Faso)

Dagaare Linguists' Home Page "an informal grouping of professional academic linguists who have worked on the Dagaare language": Includes: Who is Who in Dagaare Linguistics; Recent Publications in Dagaare Linguistics; An Introduction to the Dagaare Language; A Comprehensive Bibliography of Dagaare Studies; UN Declaration of Human Rights in Dagaare; Journal of Dagaare Studies; Links to Relevant Sites.

Journal of Dagaare Studies "strives to publish high quality peer-reviewed research articles in various areas of the Arts and Sciences that bear on the language, culture and society of the Dagaaba of West Africa." http://www.hku.hk/linguist/staff/Bodomo/JDS/all.html

 

Daily Graphic (Accra; on-line newspaper) http://www.ghana.com/republic/graphic/index1.htm
 
 

Dance, African (see also Performance, African)
   

ABANG DANCE: RADIANCE FROM THE RIVER AND EFIK IDEAL OF FEMININITY by Onyile Bassey Onyile in Ijele: Art eJournal of the African World (2000) http://www.ijele.com/ijele/vol1.1/onyile.html
 
 

African Performance Clearinghouse, University of Wisconsin-Madison http://polyglot.lss.wisc.edu/afrst/clear.html includes: 

COMPANHIA NACIONAL DE CANTO E DANÇA =National Song & Dance Company of Mozambique http://polyglot.lss.wisc.edu/afrst/artists/mozambiq.htm

Les Guirettes http://www.geocities.com/Broadway/Alley/1963/LesGuirettes.html

Sing Sing Rhythms of Senegal http://polyglot.lss.wisc.edu/afrst/artists/singdes.htm

The Wofa Group, Guinea http://polyglot.lss.wisc.edu/afrst/artists/wofades.htm
   

'Dance in Sub-Saharan Africa'an overview of traditional and contemporary dance in sub-Saharan Africa  By:Marian Aguiar http://www.africana.com/tt_134.htm
   

GÈLÈDÉ: METAPHYSICS AND GENDER IN AN AFRICAN RITUAL PLAY by Dele Layiwola  in Ijele: Art eJournal of the African World(2000) http://www.ijele.com/ijele/vol1.1/layiwola.html
   

Dandemutande, a resource for Zimbabwean music & culture http://www.dandemutande.com

Dandemutande Email List . Join by sending "subscribe" to Dandemutan@aol.com
 
 Darfur (Sudan)

 

Crisis in Sudan (Oxfam). Includes action to take, program update, case studies


Darfur Information Center aims to "Provide balanced views and news about the current events in Darfur. - Provide general information about Darfur history, culture, geography, for Sudanese and non-Sudanese. - Serve as an advocacy organization that promotes peaceful co-existences between various ethnic groups of Darfur. - Expose the atrocities and human rights abuses committed by the Sudanese government, and various militia groups. - Provide political solutions for the current political turmoil in Darfur within a unified Sudan" by Ali B. Ali-Dinar, Ph.D. http://www.darfurinfo.org/

Darfur Relief and Development Association, UK. http://www.darfur.org/


Dossier: ASC Web Dossier on Conflict in Sudan: the case of Darfur The Library, Documentation & Information Department of the African Studies Centre Leiden has compiled a web dossier on conflict in Sudan, and especially Darfur, to coincide with a workshop held at the ASC on 10 September 2004. ... The dossier aims to give background information on the Darfur crisis within the context of the wider conflict in Sudan. It contains a selection of titles from the ASC library's online catalogue on Darfur, the conflict in Sudan, and media coverage of conflicts in Africa in general, covering monographs as well as articles and chapters from edited works. The dossier further contains an introduction on the Darfur crisis and links to selected web resources. http://asc.leidenuniv.nl/library/webdossiers/

 

Reports: Peoples Darfur Drafted for Minority Rights Group 1995 http://www.sudanupdate.org/REPORTS/PEOPLES/Darf.htm

Special Report Sudan (Guardian Unlimited) news. http://www.guardian.co.uk/sudan/


Sudan Information Gateway: United Nations System in the Sudan, Darfur Region Crisis. Includes UN situation reports, weekly roundups, assessment reports, , maps. www.unsudanig.org

Debt--African

Conclusions and recommendations of the Pan-African Conference on the African 
Debt Crisis Libreville, Gabon, 12-14 April 1999 http://www2.icftu.org/displaydocument.asp?Index=990916217&Language=EN
 
 

DECCO-N

The Southern African Development, Culture, and Communication Network's electronic discussion network, DECCO-N. To subscribe and receive the SADECCON Newsletter, send mail to: mailserv@grove.iup.edu with the following: SUBSCRIBE DECCO-N      DECCO Web site: http://star.hsrc.ac.za/socdyn/decco/decco-i.html
 
 

Defence--Africa
 
 

Jane's Defence http://www.janes.com/defence/
 
 

Dehai, Eritrea Online        http://www.primenet.com/~ephrem/
 

 

Dehai see also Eritrea 
 
 

Democracy--Africa 
 
 

[articles in Journal of Democracy] http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/journal_of_democracy/
 
 

Democracy in Africa--Recent Analyses: A Bibliography with Annotations, 1996 
http://www.info.usaid.gov/regions/afr/abic/dembibl.htm

 

Institute for Democracy in South Africa www.idasa.org.za
 
 

Democratization--Africa

 

Africa policy files on Democracy & Human Rights http://www.africapolicy.org/docs00/pol.shtml
   

"Communication and Democratization in Africa." University of Florida's Center for African Studies' 1997 Carter Lectures http://www.uflib.ufl.edu/hss/africana/jrnlism.html
 
 

Democratization--Africa--Discussion groups

Research and Discussion Group of Democracy and  Development in Africa and the Third World.  Alphonse Cilumba aqca@hotmail.com
 
 

Democratization in Africa south of the Sahara: bibliography: 
at: http://www.ids.ac.uk/eldis/ggov/afri.html
 
 

Democratization--Zimbabwe

http://www.africapolicy.org/docs00/zim0003.htm
 
 

Demography--Africa

Demographic Effects of Economic Reversals in Sub-Saharan Africa (NATIONAL ACADEMY PRESS, Washington, D.C. 1993) [full-text] http://www.netlibrary.com/SUMMARY.ASP?EV=885453&ID=14343&advquery=africa

 

Demography--South Africa--Periodicals

 

The Southern African Journal of Demography. selected full-text articles, 1987-2004"currently located at the Centre for Actuarial Research, and edited by Prof Rob Dorrington and Dr Tom A Moultrie." (2005)

 

Denmark--Foreign relations--Africa
 
 

DANIDA, Danish International Development Assistance
http://www.ingenioeren.dk/danida/danida.html
   

Denmark. Ministry of Foreign Affairs 
http://www.um.dk/english/udenrigspolitik/udviklingspolitik/landestrategier/
   

Denmark--Relations--South Africa
 
 

Links om Sydafrika http://www.hi.gymfag.dk/sa-links.htm

Sydafrika Kontakt http://www.sydafrika.dk/artikler/default.htm

Southafrica Programme South Africa: History – democracy - teaching http://www.hi.gymfag.dk/southafrica.htm

 

Development, Industrial--Africa

Desta Mebratu  'Strategy Framework for sustainable industrial development in sub-Saharan Africa'  PHD Lund University, 2000 236 p. (Available in PDF-format) http://www.lu.se/IIIEE/publications/main.html
 
 

Development studies sites include 
   

Community Agency for Social Enquiry (CASE) is a South African research NGO specialising in socio-economic and policy research from a
development-oriented perspective.
http://www.case.org.za director@case.wn.apc.org
   

Devline ( Institute of Development Studies/British Library for Development Studies, Sussex UK) 
http://www.ids.ac.uk/index.html

DPRU : Development Policy Research Unit (DPRU) University of Cape Town http://www.commerce.uct.ac.za/DPRU/
 

ELDIS. Electronic Development and Environment Information System 
http://www.ids.ac.uk/eldis/eldis.html
includes  inter-disciplinary web page of new materials: e.g Materials on South Africa added to British Library for Development Studies 
http://www.ids.ac.uk/eldis/za/za_add.html
   

ENDA Maghreb est l'antenne décentralisée au Maroc de l'Organisation Non Gouvernementale Internationale du Sud, ENDA Tiers Monde, dont le siège est à Dakar (Sénégal). http://www.enda.org.ma/
   

Information for Development in the 21st Century.  digests of the latest social and economic research studies across 30 key topic fields. 
http://www.ids.ac.uk/id21  http://www.id21.org

email newsletter called ID21NEWS id21news@ids.ac.uk
   

PRODDER (Programme for Development Research), a development information medium which collects and disseminates information on Southern African development issues. E-mail: DBB@zeus.hsrc.ac.za http://www.web.co.za/prodder/

Southern African Development, Culture, and Communication Network (SADECCON) is is a consortium, co-ordinated by the Human Sciences Research Council. It has its own discussion network, DECCO-N. To subscribe send mail to: mailserv@grove.iup.edu with the following: SUBSCRIBE DECCO-N.   http://star.hsrc.ac.za/socdyn/decco/decco-i.html

see also Acacia Initiative  http://www.idrc.ca/acacia/
   

Diamonds--Sierra Leone

Diamonds and Human Security Publications (Partnership Africa Canada,) http://pacweb.org/e/index.php?option=content&task=view&id=42&Itemid=65

 

The Heart of the Matter– Sierra Leone, Diamonds and Human Security by Ian Smillie, Lansana Gberie and Ralph Hazleton (Partnership Africa Canada, Jan. 2000) http://www.sierra-leone.org/heartmatter.html
 
 

Diaspora, African


 
African Americans And National Identities In Central America "An interdisciplinary, multinational research program to reconceptualize and document, both visually and textually, the history of people of African descent in Central America." http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/latam/africania.html

African Canadian On-Line "The Centre for the Study of Black Cultures in Canada provides information on African Canadian artists and their work and links to other Canadian resources". http://www.yorku.ca/aconline

The African Diaspora Forum is "a discussion forum on topics and themes relating to the history of the African diaspora. The Forum is managed by graduate students who are associated with the Harriet Tubman Resource Centre on the African Diaspora at York University. Discussion Topics Discussion Topics are determined by graduate .... Archives contains excerpts, as determined by the Steering Committee".

African Diaspora-Latin American Resources "The Latin American Network Information Center's mission is to facilitate access to Internet-based information to, from, or on Latin America. Our target audience includes people living in Latin America, as well as those around the world who have an interest in this region". http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/african

The Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora (ASWAD) http://www.aswadiaspora.org

"information about the African Diaspora … from an historical perspective. http://ils.unc.edu/~leonj/diaspora.htm
   

Globalisation and the black diaspora by Ronald Segal (Transnational Communities Working Paper Series) http://www.transcomm.ox.ac.uk/wwwroot/frames1.htm

Law, Robin and Lovejoy, Paul, "The changing dimensions of African history: reappropriating the diaspora," In Rethinking African History, ed. Simon McGrath, Charles Jedrej, Kenneth King & Jack Thompson (Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, 1997), 181-200
   

[Links] African diaspora http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/indiv/area/Africa/diaspora.html

 

African Digital Library - West African Resources Multi-media digital library of West African sources in multiple languages. Michigan State University (MSU), including H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences OnLine, the African Studies Center, and the MSU Library, and in Dakar, Senegal, the Institut Fondemental d'Afrique Noire (IFAN) and the West African Research Center (WARC). http://www.AfricanDL.org
   

Dictionaries see also under LANGUAGES
 
 

Dictionaries, Afrikaans


Afrikaans-English dictionaries http://www.yourdictionary.com/languages/germanic.html#afrikaans

English to Afrikaans Dictionary http://www.freedict.com/onldict/afr.html

English-Afrikaans On-line Dictionary http://dictionaries.travlang.com/EnglishAfrikaans/

Word list http://www.geocities.com/Wellesley/5897/le06.html
 
 

Dictionaries, Algerian Darya

Algerian Darya-English Dictionary http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Agora/3279/
 
 

Dictionaries, Amharic

English-Amharic Glossary http://www.ethiopic.com/glossary/glossary.htm
 
 

Dictionaries, Arabic

Sakhr Arabic-English Dictionary 
Sakhr Arabic-English-Arabic Dictionary 
Islamic Dictionary 
Sakhr Arabic Dictionaries 
Arabic grammars and fonts http://www.yourdictionary.com/diction2.html#arabic
   

Dictionaries,  Bamwe

Bamwe-English Dictionary (Samarin 1994) Click on "Dictionaries" (Downloadable Files) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
   

Dictionaries,  Bantu languages

Comparative Bantu On-Line Dictionary (60+ Bantu Languages—CBOLD Project) Click on "Dictionaries" (Downloadable Files). http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
   

Dictionaries,  Basaa

Basaa-English Dictionary (Dautrey 1994) Click on Dictionaries" (Downloadable Files) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/

Basa-English Dictionary http://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/dz/alda/
 

Dictionaries,  Bemba

Bemba-English Dictionary (Mann 1995) Click on "Dictionaries" (Downloadable Files). http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/

Dictionaries, Berber

Lexique Tamazight-Français,Français-Tamazight http://perso.club-internet.fr/tilit/lexiquetamazirtfrancais.html


Dictionaries,  Bobangi

Bobangi-English Dictionary Click on "Dictionaries" (Downloadable Files). http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
 

Dictionaries, Bukusu 

Bukusu-English Dictionary Click on "Dictionaries" (Downloadable Files). http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/

Bukusu Word List (KWL,1998) Click on "Dictionaries" (Downloadable Files). http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
 

Dictionaries, Chewa

Chewa Dictionary (Scott and Hetherwick, 1957)
 

Dictionaries, Eggon

Eggon-English Dictionary http://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/dz/alda/data.html
 
 

Dictionaries, Egyptian

Coptic Soundex Files 
Beinlich Egyptian-German Dictionary 
Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary 
Egyptian Soundex Files
Egyptian grammars and fonts http://www.yourdictionary.com/diction2.html#egyptian
   

Dictionaries, Emakhua

Emakhua Word List (Kisseberth, 1996) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/

Dictionaries, Fang

Fang-English Dictionary http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
 

Dictionaries, Ganada

Ganda Dictionary (Snoxall, 1967; filemaker or text download) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
 

Dictionaries, Gbari 

Gbari-English Dictionary http://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/dz/alda/data.html
 
 

Dictionaries, Ibo

Igbo Wordlist http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Acropolis/3629/igbo.html
   

Dictionaries, Kalanga

Kalanga Word List (Mathangwane, 1995) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
 

Dictionaries, Katcha

Katcha-English Dictionary unpublished text of dictionary of Katcha, spoken in Nuba hills of the Sudanhttp://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/dz/alda/sudan/KATCHA~1.DOC
 

Dictionaries, Kerewe 

Kerewe Word List (Odden and Hubbard, 1994) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
 

Dictionaries, Kiga

Kiga Dictionary (Taylor, 1959) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/

Dictionaries, Kongo
 

Kongo-English Dictionary (Swart 1973) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
   

Dictionaries, Kordofanian Languages 

Katcha-English Dictionary unpublished text of dictionary of Katcha, spoken in Nuba hills of the Sudanhttp://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/dz/alda/sudan/KATCHA~1.DOC
   

Dictionaries, Lingala
 

Lingala-English Dictionary (Dzokange1979) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
   

Dictionaries, Lozi
 

Lozi Dictionary (Jalla, 1982) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
   

Dictionaries, Mambwe

Mambwe-English Dictionary Database http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/


Dschang Hyperlex Mawu Lexicon http://morph.ldc.upenn.edu/hyperlex/tutorial.html
 
 

Dictionaries, Mande/Mandinka

Mandinka-English Dictionary and Grammar Manual (by Ebrima Colley, Peace Corps, 1995) http://persweb.wabash.edu/student/gajigoo/gambia/Langabot.htm

Dictionaries, Masaba

Masaba-English Dictionary (Serts 1981; MS Word or text download) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
 

Dictionaries, Mpongwe

Mpongwe Word List (Mouguiama, 1994) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
   

Dictionaries,  Nande

Nande Word List (Kavutirwaki, 1978) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
 

Dictionaries, Ndebele

Ndebele Dictionary (Pelling, 1971) hhttp://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/

 

Dictionaries-- Nigeria
 

The text of a dictionary of the Basa language 
A draft dictionary of the Gbari language 
A dictionary of the Bura language
A dictionary of the Eggon language http://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/dz/alda/data.html
   

Dictionaries, Nyamwezi 
 

Nyamwezi Word List (Maganga & Schadeberg, 1992) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
   

Dictionaries, Pende
 

Pende Dictionary (Gusimana, 1972) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
   

Dictionaries, Shi
 

Shi Dictionary (Polak-Bynon 1978) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
   

Dictionaries, Shona

Shona-English Dictionary (Hannan 1959; download MS Word or text) hhttp://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
   

Dictionaries, Somali

Somali-English-Italian Online Dictionary http://www.redsea-online.com/dictionary/
   

Somali spell checker. 
http://www.somitek.com/
   

Dictionaries--Sudan

Katcha-English Dictionary (Word) unpublished text of dictionary of Katcha, spoken in Nuba hills http://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/dz/alda/sudan/KATCHA~1.DOC
   

Dictionaries, Swahili

Russian-Swahili & Swahili-Russian Dictionaries http://www.cis.yale.edu/swahili/russian/russian.htm
Swahili-English& English-Swahili Vocabularies http://www.swahili.com/

Swahili-English-Swahili Java Dictionary http://www.freedict.com/onldict/swa.html

Swahili Living Dictionary (KAMUSI Project) http://www.cis.yale.edu:80/swahili/ http://www.cis.yale.edu/swahili/swahili.htm
   

Dictionaries, Tamazight

Le lexique Tamazight-Français, Français-Tamazight http://perso.club-internet.fr/tilit/lexiquetamazirtfrancais.html

Dictionaries, Tarok

Tarok-English Dictionary
http://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/dz/alda/data.html
 
 

Dictionaries, Venda
 

Venda Word List (Murphy, 1997) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/

Dictionaries, Wolof

French-Wolof-French Dictionary http://www.afric-network.fr

Peace Corps Wolof-English Dictionary and Grammar Manual http://persweb.wabash.edu/student/gajigoo/gambia/ftp/wollof.pdf
   

Dictionaries, Xhosa

English-to-Xhosa Translator)
http://www.facstaff.bucknell.edu/rbeard/diction3.html

   

Dictionaries, Yaka
 

Yaka Dictionary (Rut, 1969) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/

 

Dictionaries, Yao
 

Yao Dictionary (Sanderson's 1954) http://www.cbold.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/
 

Dictionaries, Yemba

Yemba (Cameroon) http://morph.ldc.upenn.edu/sb/papers/dictionary/dictionary.html

Yemba (Dschang) Hyper-Lex Dictionary 
http://morph.ldc.upenn.edu/cgi-bin/hyperlex/hyperlex.cgi

Petit Dictionnaire Yémba-Français http://morph.ldc.upenn.edu/sb/papers/dictionary/dictionary.html

 

Digital Librarian: a librarian's choice of the best of the web-Africana 
http://www.servtech.com/public/mvail/africana.html

 

Digital Libraries--Africa 

African Digital Library -- West African resources Collaborative International Project of
Michigan State University-Institut Fondamental d'Afrique Noire-West African Research Center,
Dakar http://www.AfricanDL.org

 

African Digital Library (Association of African Universities, Technikon SA and netLibrary)
http://AfricaEducation.org/adl/

 
 

Diop, Cheikh Anta (historian of Senegal) 

The Pharoan of Knowledge http://home3.inet.tele.dk/mcamara/antadiop.html

Cheikh Anta Diop: savant et humaniste http://www.ankhonline.com/cheikh.htm

DISA, the National Digital Imaging Project of South Africa: http://khozi.und.ac.za/disa/
 

 

Discussion Lists--Africa (see also under names of individual lists) 


[list of] Discussion Lists (Stanford University Libraries) http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/africa/email.html

AAM (African Assoc iation of Madison)
AAM@MAELSTROM.STJOHNS.EDU archiveshttp://maelstrom.stjohns.edu/archives/aam.html

AF-AIDS af-aids@hivnet.ch
http://www.hivnet.ch:8000/af-aids/tdm
 

AFRGRAD (H-NET List for Midwestern Grad Students in African Studies) AFRGRAD-L@H-NET.MSU.EDUhttp://www.h-net.msu.edu/~afrgrad/

AFHSA-L@LISTSERV.TEMPLE.EDU African Heritage Studies Association

AFRAFJ-L@WEBBER.OUP.CO.UK
African Affairs (journal of Royal African Society) 

AFRICA@LISTSERV.CC.KULEUVEN.AC.BE IAAS mailing list for the African member countries (Belgium)

AFRICA@LISTSERV.TAMU.EDU  African Students Association

africa_distance_education http://www.egroups.com/group/africa_distance_education

AFRICA-L@LISTSERV.BROWN.EDU FORUM PAN-AFRICA

AFRICA-L@LISTSERV.VT.EDU Pan-Africa Discussion List 

Africa Matters (forum on United States-Africa relations) http://www.egroups.com/group/us-afr-network/info.html

africa_net (Liste de discussion sur l'internet en Afrique) http://www.egroups.com/group/africa_net

Africa Online Discussion Forums http://www.africaonline.com/AfricaOnline/cgi/chat.cgi
 

Africa_think_tank  (discussion list on " political, social and economic issues") majordomo@po.databack.com

AFRICA-TODAY@CUNYVM.CUNY.EDU AFRICA-TODAY: Discussion of the Africa Crisis (DR of Congo)

africa_web_content_owner (forum on how to produce web content that can impact on development in developing countries, particularly in Africa) http://www.egroups.com/group/africa_web_content_owner

African Diaspora Opportunities & Issues list http://www.egroups.com/list/africaworld

African scholars "scholarship and scholarly publishing in Africa" majordomo@majordomo.poptel.org.uk

AFRICANA@LISTSERV.BINGHAMTON.EDU Africana studies dept. 

Africana-L listserver@listserv.cc.wm.edu

AFRICANBANKING@CDINET.COM Promoting Commercial Banking in Africa Mailing List 

AFRICNET@LISTSERV.TEMPLE.EDU Organization of African Students 

AFRICPOP@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU Social demography of Africans: research and activism 

AFRIK-IT@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE African Network of IT Experts and Professionals 
 

AFRIMUSE@LISTSERV.INDIANA.EDU Music & Performing Arts of Sub-Saharan Africa 

AFRINET@LISTSERV.ALBANY.EDUAFRINET: African Trans-National Communications 

Afri-Phil (Philosophy of African Society) listserv@bucknell.edu
 

Afrique (in French) listserv@univ-lyon1.fr archive:http://www.cru.fr/listes/afrique@univ-lyon1.fr/

AFSBIG@LINUX.LIBSTAFF.UNAM.NA DISCUSSION LIST FOR SUBJECT BASED INFORMATION GATEWAYS FOR AFRICA 

AFWOSCHO@LISTSERV.IUPUI.EDU Association of African Women Scholars 

AHENET@LISTSERV.IUPUI.EDU AFRICAN HIGHER EDUCATION NETWORK 

AICP@H-NET.MSU.EDU H-Net List for the African Internet Connectivity Project 

anarchy_africa ("A list for news and views from and about the African anarchist movement") http://www.egroups.com/group/anarchy_africa

ASAEXEC@CRCVMS.UNL.EDU Africa Student Association 

ASAMEMB@CRCVMS.UNL.EDU Africa Student Association 

ASDP-L@MITVMA.MIT.EDU African State and Democracy Project 

ASO-L@LISTSERV.BINGHAMTON.EDU African Students Organization 

ASQ-L@LISTS.UFL.EDU African Studies Quarterly Discussion and File Archives List 

ASULIST@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU African Students Union ListServe, Syracuse University, NY. 

AWA@MAELSTROM.STJOHNS.EDU AWA (African Women's Association)

BRC-NEWS, Black Radical Congress News majordomo@igc.org

CAFMUSIC-L@LISTSERV.UCLA.EDU Central African Music 
 

CAFRICANMUSIC-L@LISTSERV.UCLA.EDU Central African Music 

Curry-lusoafrica@Virginia.edu (Lusophone Africa)  mfr2z@virginia.edu superseded by H-Luso-Africa

DIASPORA@YORKU.CA African Diaspora/Slavery Research E-Mail List 

EAGER-AFRICA-L@PEACH.EASE.LSOFT.COM Discussion of growth & development in Africa 
 

EJAS-L@LISTSERV.KENT.EDU Electronic Journal in Africana Studies 
 

ELTECS-AME-L@LIST1.BRITISHCOUNCIL.ORG ELTeCS list for Africa & the Middle East 
 

FARMERINNOVATOR@NIC.SURFNET.NL discussion group concerning Farmers Innovators in Land Husbandry in Africa 
 

Francopholistes - Afrique http://www.cru.fr/listes/afrique.html

GLAS = Gays & Lesbians in African Studies majordomo@mail.smu.edu
 

H-AFRARTS@H-NET.MSU.EDUH-NET List for African Expressive Culture 

H-AFRESEARCH@H-NET.MSU.EDU H-Net Discussion List on Research in African Primary Sources 
 

H-AFRICA@H-NET.MSU.EDU H-NET List for African History and Culture 
 

H-AFRLITCINE@H-NET.MSU.EDU H-NET List for African Literature and Cinema 
 
 

H-AFRTEACH@H-NET.MSU.EDU H-NET List for African Studies Outreach and Teaching about Africa 
 

H-LUSO-AFRICA "official discussion list initiated by the Lusophone African Studies Organization (LASO). LASO is an independent professional society established in the United States that is open to all scholars with an interest in Lusophone Africa"

H-SAFRICA@H-NET.MSU.EDU
"all aspects of South and Southern Africa history and culture, and Southern African studies in general."

HISTSAFRICA-L@LISTSERV.UCLA.EDU History-South Africa 

IAUP-AFRICA@NIC.SURFNET.NL Mailing list for project group of the IAUP Africa Internet Project 

JAFECO-L@WEBBER.OUP.CO.UK Oxford Journals: Journal of African Economies 
 

JAFLAW-L@WEBBER.OUP.CO.UK Oxford Journals: Journal of African Law
 

JSAS-open discussion list for readers of the Journal of Southern African Studieshttp://www.mailbase.ac.uk/lists/jsas-open/
mailbase@mailbase.ac.uk
 

KASA@LISTSERV.KENT.EDU Discussion list for Kent African Students Organization
 

LPCA-L@NIC.SURFNET.NL Language and Popular Culture in Africa discussion list
 

MENA-H@LISTSERV.LOUISVILLE.EDU   History of the Mideast and North Africa 
 

NAMASKAR-AFRICANA-L@HOME.EASE.LSOFT.COM EAST AFRICAN ASIAN DIASPORA
 

NETWORK-A@NIC.SURFNET.NL African Discussion List 

Nuafrica (African studies discussion list)  listserv@h-net.msu.edu Once a vibrant discusison list on African Studies, it still functions but only very occasionally.

OAS@HERMES.CIRC.GWU.EDU Organization of African Students 
 

RENPRO-L@LISTSERV.PANAM.EDU Books for Africa   

SAIMMIG@WWWSERVER.LAW.WITS.AC.ZA South African Immigration Law   

SA_TALK@LISTSERV.TEMPLE.EDU South African social and political issues forum   

SCANOTIFY@WWWSERVER.LAW.WITS.AC.ZA New judgment notification, South African Supreme Court of Appeal 

TIRRA-L@LISTSERV.BINGHAMTON.EDU North African Literature and Translation  

UNLASA2@CRCVMS.UNL.EDU African student Association e-mail list 
 

UNT-PASA@UNT.EDU Pan African Student's Association 

Disability--Africa--Bibliography

DISABILITY & SOCIAL RESPONSES IN SOME SOUTHERN AFRICAN NATIONS:
Angola, Botswana, Burundi, D.R. Congo (ex Zaire), Malawi,
Mozambique, Namibia, Tanzania, Rwanda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
A bibliography, with introduction and some historical items. M. MILES (Compiler) [an extensive listing]

 

Dissertations/Theses (African)

 

[extensive list] http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/africa/theses.html

[BOTSWANA] University of Botswana. Department of History  "Subject index and checklist of history and archaeology dissertations and research essays submitted at the University of Botswana, 1976-1998" http://www.thuto.org/ubh/ac/studrp.htm

Canadian Master's Theses and Doctoral Dissertations on Africa, 1905 - 1993  Compiled by / Compilé par: José C. Curto & Raymond R. Gervais
http://caas.concordia.ca/htm/Page/acea.htm  
 

Centre d'étude d'afrique noire, Institut d'études politiques de Bordeaux  Soutenance de thèse Liste des thèses soutenues depuis1987 (search under "Doctorants") http://www.cean.u-bordeaux.fr
 

Clio en Afrique  (theses on African from French universities) http://www.up.univ-mrs.fr/~wclio-af/rubrique/theses.html  
 

CODESRIA 
http://www.sas.upenn.edu/African_Studies/codesria/codesitheses.html
 

DATAD Association of African Universities Database of African Theses and Dissertations. Largely a database, by subscription. http://www.aau.org/datad/ http://www.aau.org/datad/

'Database of African Theses and Dissertations: Report of a Feasibility Study ' (Feb. 1999) by Lisbeth Levey  http://www.piac.org/ (The Project for Information Access and Connectivity) http://www.piac.org/datad/
 

H-Africa has some abstracts http://www.h-net.org/~africa/dissertations/

[KENYA]  Kenyan Resources Database  http://kenyadb.freeservers.com/

[NAMIBIA] National Archives of Namibia - NATHES  (database holding theses on Namibia or submitted by Namibians." http://witbooi.natarch.mec.gov.na/nathes.html
Central Register of Theses on Namibia (1999) http://www.natarch.mec.gov.na/theses.html

Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD)  http://www.ndltd.org/

Presses Universitaires du Septentrion ( theses on Africa from French universites) http://www.septentrion.com/

Rhodes University Library (some theses FULL-TEXT  for Rhodes University clients. http://www.ru.ac.za/library/theses/

[SENEGAL] L'Universite Cheikh Anta Diop Theses: http://www.refer.fr/sngal_ct/edu/ucad/theses.htm

[SOUTH AFRICA] 
NISC's Biblioline - Index to South African Theses and Dissertations 
http://www.nisc.com/

UMI Online Dissertation Services  http://www.umi.com/hp/Products/Dissertations.html

Universite Paris VII - Laboratoire Societes en Developpement dans l'Espace et dans le Temps (SEDET) ( list of theses) http://www.sedet.cicrp.jussieu.fr/sedet/Thesthem.htm  

University of Florida Africa-Related Dissertations and Theses 
http://web.uflib.ufl.edu/cm/africana/disserta.htm

University of Leiden  http://www.leidenuniv.nl/interfac/cnws/agenda/index.html

Lund University Dissertation Abstracts http://www.lub.lu.se/dissdb/

University of Mumbai. Centre for African Studies.  Dissertations 
http://www.mu.ac.in/africanstudies/african_dissertation.htm


University of Natal. Graduate Program in Cultural & Media Studies (Durban) 
full text of some masters and honours theses 
http://www.und.ac.za/und/ccms/articles/index.htm
 

University of the Witwatersrand (list of theses) 
http://sunsite.wits.ac.za/wits/library/general/theses.html

University of Oslo Theses  http://www.sv.uio.no/ima/hfg/hfg_oppgaver.html

University of Pretoria (UpeTD) open access e-theses. http://upetd.up.ac.za/ETD-db/ETD-browse/browse?first_letter=all [FULL-TEXT]
 
University of the Witwatersrand ETD  http://www.witsetd.wits.ac.za/ETD-db/index.html [FULL-TEXT]

Yale University. African Collection  http://www.library.yale.edu/african/VIII.htm
 
 

[THESES, BY SUBJECT]

--ANTHROPOLOGY

Anthropology: UK Social Anthropology Thesis data http://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/cgi-bin/uncgi/search_bib/Theses

--HISTORY 

HISTORICAL RESEARCH FOR HIGHER DEGREES IN THE UK. History Theses in Progress or completed at U.K. universities. (includes sections on Africa) http://ihr.sas.ac.uk/publications/link5.asc.htm


 

Distance Education in Africa http://communicationculture.freeservers.com/index.html

 

District Six Museum http://www.districtsix.co.za/
This site commemorates the area and honours the people who fought against the forced removals and Group Areas Act in Cape Town's District Six.

 

Djibouti 


Djibouti country profile http://www.mbendi.co.za/cydjcy.htm
 
 

Djibouti--History

Arab-Net http://www.arab.net/djibouti/history/djibouti_history.html includes very brief notes on 

Nomadism

Arrival of the French

Rise of nationalism

First elections

 

[brief chronology] http://www.intnet.dj/histoire/chrono.html

 

Djibouti. Statisitics, brief history, etc. [from Quid.fr Online]
http://www.quid.fr/WEB/ETATS/DJ/Q028240.HTM


République de Djibouti, Histoire http://www.republique-djibouti.com/histoire.htm  

Djibouti--Literature

Waberi, Abdourahman A.[African writer from Djibouti), Site focuses on his literary work. Includes: Biographie; Bibliographie; Actualités; Textes; Djibouti; Iconographie; Liens; Poésie; Traductions; CV; Revue de presse. Translations into English, Somali, Spanish, German.
http://waberi.free.fr/
 

Djibouti--Human Rights

[U.S. State Department] 1998 Human Rights Report - Djibouti
http://www.state.gov/www/global/human_rights/1998_hrp_report/djibouti.html

 

Djibouti--Languages http://www.sil.org/ethnologue/countries/Djib.html

 

Djibouti--News 

Africa News Online http://www.africanews.org/east/djibouti/

 

Djibouti Net  http://www.intnet.dj/

 

Djibouti Pages

http://www.cs.indiana.edu/hyplan/dmulholl/djibouti/djibouti.html


http://www.sas.upenn.edu/African_Studies/Country_Specific/Djibouti.html

 

http://www.arab.net/djibouti/djibouti_contents.html

 

http://www.intnet.dj/public/ccfar1/ccfsom.html


http://www.sesrtcic.org/DIR-DJI/DJIHOME.HTM


http://www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/dj.html

 

Djibouti--Statistics
 
 

Djibouti. [Statisitics, brief history, etc.] [from Quid.fr Online]

http://www.quid.fr/WEB/ETATS/DJ/Q028240.HTM
 
 

Dogon (African people)--Mali
 

Dogon--Architecture http://www.unesco.org/whc/exhibits/afr_rev/africa-o.htm

Dogon--Metallurgy, with a  film called "Inagina, the last house of iron" 
http://anthropologie.unige.ch/inagina

Dogon--Photographs http://www.dogon-lobi.ch
 
 
Dreams--Africa 

"A Note on Shaykh Husayn of Bale and Dreams" by Tim Carmichael,
Michigan State University in The Sidama Concern Volume 5, Number 1,
March 2000 http://www.sidamaconcern.com/timcarm.html

L'interprétation des rêves dans la région sénégambienne (Prix Noma 1999).  Un entretien avec Djibril Samb, proposé par Jean-Marie Volet http://www.arts.uwa.edu.au/MotsPluriels/MP1300samb.html


SCHOLARLY STUDY OF INTERPRETATION OF DREAMS IN THE
SENEGAMBIAN REGION WINS 20th ANNIVERSARY, 1999 NOMA AWARD
http://www.arts.uwa.edu.au/ASCWA/conference99/normapress.html

 

Drought--Africa
 
 

Drought Monitoring Centre for Greater Horn of Africa  http://lion.meteo.go.ke/dmc/
 
 

'Rainfall and drought in equatorial east Africa during the past 1,100 years'
(in Nature, 6768, v.403, pp 410-14, Jan 27, 2000) by Dirk Verschuren,
Kathleen Laird and Brian Cumming
http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/paleo/africa-drought.html

 
 

Drum Online A South African journal  http://www.drummag.co.za/

 

Drums and drumming--Africa 

Ghanadrum (includes 'Glimpses of Ga Music/Dance ' by Barbara L. Hampton (1998)
http://www.rpi.edu/~addyy/.
 
 

 

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