Friday, 18 January 2013

New books - December 2012

A selection of new books added to the library collections and catalogue in December. Themes include women and gender, ethnicity and identity and settler colonialism:

Harman, Kristyn. Aboriginal convicts : Aborigines, Khoisan and Maori exiles in the Australian penal colonies, Sydney : NewSouth Publishing, 2012.

Tilley, Helen. Africa as a living laboratory : empire, development, and the problem of scientific knowledge, 1870-1950, Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2011.

Grant, Sandy. Botswana : an historical anthology, Ely : Melrose Books, c2012.

Newton, Melanie J. The children of Africa in the colonies : free people of color in Barbados in the age of emancipation, Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2008.

Jackson, Shona N. Creole indigeneity : between myth and nation in the Caribbean, Minneapolis, Minn ; Bristol : University of Minnesota Press, 2012.

Peterson, Derek R. Ethnic patriotism and the East African Revival : a history of dissent, c. 1935-1972, Cambridge ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2012, ©2012.

Msindo, Enocent. Ethnicity in Zimbabwe : transformations in Kalanga and Ndebele societies, 1860-1990, Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2012.

McKenna, Mark. An eye for eternity : the life of Manning Clark, Carlton, Vic. : Miegunyah Press, 2011.

MacKenzie, Megan H. Female soldiers in Sierra Leone : sex, security, and post-conflict development, New York : New York University Press, 2012

Bennett, Huw C. Fighting the Mau Mau : the British Army and counter-insurgency in the Kenya Emergency, Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Frost, Diane. From the pit to the market : politics and the diamond economy in Sierra Leone, Oxford : James Currey, 2012.

M'Cormack-Hale, Fredline A. O. Gender, peace and security : women's advocacy and conflict resolution, London : Commonwealth Secretariat, c2012.

Vubo, Emmanuel Yenshu (ed). Gender relations in Cameroon : multidisciplinary perspectives, Mankon, Bamenda, Cameroon : Langaa Research & Publishing CIG, c2012.

Forde, Fiona. An inconvenient youth : Julius Malema and the 'new' ANC, London : Portobello Books, 2012.

Williams, Carol. Indigenous women and work : from labor to activism, Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2012.

Kea, Pamela J. Land, labour and entrustment : West African female farmers and the politics of difference, Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010.

Palenski, Ron. The making of New Zealanders, Auckland, N.Z. : Auckland University Press, 2012.

Tremblay, Manon, David Paternotte and Carol Johnson (eds). The lesbian and gay movement and the state : comparative insights into a transformed relationship, Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2011.

Hogg, Robert. Men and manliness on the frontier : Queensland and British Columbia in the mid-nineteenth century, Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Paul, Erik. Neoliberal Australia and US imperialism in East Asia, New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Younger, Paul. New homelands : Hindu communities in Mauritius, Guyana, Trinidad, South Africa, Fiji, and East Africa, Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.

Commonwealth Symposium on Teacher Mobility, Recruitment and Migration (6th : 2011 : Addis Ababa, Ethiopia). Next steps in managing teacher migration : papers of the Sixth Commonwealth Research Symposium on Teacher Mobility, Recruitment and Migration : Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 8-9 June 2011, London : Commonwealth Secretariat, 2012.

Jimu, Ignasio Malizani. Peri-urban land transactions : everyday practices and relations in peri-urban Blantyre, Malawi, Mankon, Bamenda : Langaa Research & Pub. CIG, 2012.

Kumarasingham, Harshan. A political legacy of the British Empire : power and the Westminster system in post-colonial India and Sri Lanka, London : I.B. Tauris, 2012.

Boucher, Leigh, Jane Carey, and Katherine Ellinghaus (eds). Re-orienting whiteness, New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.

Veracini, Lorenzo. Settler colonialism : a theoretical overview, Houndmills, Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, c2010.

McCulloch, Jock. South Africa's gold mines and the politics of silicosis, Oxford : James Currey, 2012.

Bateman, Fiona and Lionel Pilkington. Studies in settler colonialism : politics, identity and culture, Houndmills, Basingstoke, New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.

Lubbe, Hendrik J. Successive and additional measures to the TRC amnesty scheme in South Africa : prosecutions and presidential pardons, Mortsel : Intersentia , 2012.

James, Paul et al. Sustainable communities, sustainable development : other paths for Papua New Guinea, Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, c2012.

Brennan, James R. Taifa : making nation and race in urban Tanzania, Athens : Ohio University Press, c2012.

Nathan, S. R. An unexpected journey : path to the presidency, Singapore : Editions Didier Millet, [2011]

Wright, Donald R. The world and a very small place in Africa : a history of globalization in Niumi, the Gambia, Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c2010.

Lahire, Nathalie, Richard Johanson, and Ryoko Tomita Wilcox. Youth employment and skills development in The Gambia, Washington DC : International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/The World Bank, 2011.

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