Land, law and politics in Africa : mediating conflict and reshaping the state

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Full title: Land, law and politics in Africa : mediating conflict and reshaping the state / edited by Jan Abbink, Mirjam de Bruijn.
Other authors: Abbink, J.
Bruijn, Mirjam de, 1962-
Hesseling, Gerti.
Format: Book           

Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Land, law and conflict mediation in Africa / Jan Abbink
  • Partenariat et interdisciplinarite: la voie alternative de Gerti Hesseling et du LASDEL / Jean-Pierre Olivier de Sardan & Mahaman Tidjani Alou
  • Cultural models of power in Africa / Walter van Beek
  • Human rights in the traditional legal system of the Nkoya people of Zambia / Wim M.J. van Binsbergen
  • 'Sons of the soil': autochthony and its ambiguities in Africa and Europe / Peter Geschiere
  • How can Africa develop? Reflections on theories, concepts and realities / Patrick Chabal
  • L'economie sociale et solidaire pour stimuler le developpement ascendant et endogene / Abdou Salam Fall
  • Land conflicts in Senegal revisited: continuities and emerging dynamics / Mayke Kaag, Yaram Gaye & Marieke Kruis
  • 'More punitive penalties should be given to urban farmers': laws and politics surrounding urban agriculture in Eldoret, Kenya / Romborah R. Simiyu & Dick Foeken
  • Settling border conflicts in Africa peacefully: lessons learned from the Bakassi dispute between Cameroon and Nigeria / Piet Konings
  • Democracy deferred: understanding elections and the role of donors in Ethiopia / Jan Abbink
  • La production d'un nouveau constitutionnalisme en Afrique : internationalisation et regionalisation du droit constitutionnel / Babacar Kante
  • Le juge constitutionnel et la construction de l'etat de droit au Senegal / Fatima Diallo
  • Sur les traces du droit vivant dans le labyrinthe du droit foncier et des pratiques locales au Mali / Moussa Djire
  • Effectuating normative change in customary legal systems: an end to 'widow chasing' in northern Namibia? / Janine Ubink
  • Decentralization and the articulation of local and regional politics in central Chad / Han van Dijk
  • Conflict mobility and the search for peace in Africa / Mirjam de Bruijn & Egosha E. Osaghae.