Vol 1: 1997: Oxford: Basil Blackwell
A one-of-a-kind textbook bringing key works in African studies to a wide range of readers. Forty-four articles have been selected either because they have proved to be classic and influential, or because of their significance to the current development of the field.
Vol 2: 2009: Oxford: Basil Blackwell
A newly revised and updated edition of this popular text with 14 brand new chapters and two new sections: Conflict and Violent Transformations; and Development, Governance and Globalization