H-Africa encourages discussion of Africa's history, culture, and African studies generally. Africanists of all disciplines are encouraged to subscribe. (...) H-Africa reviews scholarly books efficiently and competently. Our reviews, of great value to scholars, increasingly are read more widely than other review forums. ... [according to site editor's information]
The African Book Bank On-line (in acronym 'Abbol') is an electronic library from which users can download scholarly publications on sub-Saharan Africa that appeared before 1960. The focus in this historical Africana library is on the human and social sciences as well as on relevant adjacent disciplines (such as agricultural and veterinary sciences, human geography, environmental sciences, etc.). ... [according to editor's site information]
Homepage of the University of the Free State - South Africa. You can find the following departments: African Languages (esp. Sesotho / Southern Sotho); Afroasiatic Studies, Sign Language, and Language Practice; Anthropology; Centre for Africa Studies. You can find the following research projects: The cultural turn in South African translations (translations into English, Sotho, Xhosa and Zulu); Movable cultural objects, international law and the estrangement of national property: colonialism, the development of universal collections and the conceptualization of the raison d'être of a national heritage vis-à-vis international cultural interchange; Metaphor and religious conceptions of land. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The Center for Research Libraries holds a number of resources (including full text documents) relating to Germany's foreign affairs and colonial operations which are presented here. These primary and secondary sources illuminate the German experience of colonialism.
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Project that tries to visualise part of African history 1879 - 2002. The visualisation shows the changing political status of African countries (colour code) and armed conflicts (crosses). [editors ilissAfrica]
The Association DEPO Deutschland postkolonial erinnern und versöhnen e.V. wants to promote knowledge about German colonial times and former colonies in order not to forget those times but at the same time to reconcile. You will find basic information about the history of the former German colonies Namibia, Cameroon, Pacific, Togo / Ghana, China, Tanzania, Rwanda / Burundi; furthermore there are a lot of journal articles about the topic. In order to use the categories "literature" and "culture", you need to register free of charge. ... [according to site editor's information]
Project about schoolbooks under Belgian colonial rule in Congo-Kinshasa. The site offers a lot of full texts of the school books themselves and of some secondary literature about schoolbooks and education under Belgian colonial rule. Many school books are also linked to Christian missionary activity. [editors ilissAfrica]