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Shifting African Identities
Volume II in the Series: Identity? Theory, Politics, History
Simon Bekker, Martine Dodds, Meshack M. Khosa (eds)
210mm X 145mm | 180pp. | 0-7969-1986-0 | R130.00 | 2001

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The second in a three-volume series entitled Identity? Theory, Politics, History. The series is a collaborative research and publishing venture of the HSRC, Institute for Global Dialogue (IGD), the University of the Western Cape Mayibuye Centre and two international research institutes, the French Institute of South Africa (IFAS) and the Nordic Africa Institute based in Upsalla, Sweden.

About the authors
Shifting African Identities was edited by Simon Bekker and Martine Dodds of the Department of Sociology of the University of Stellenbosch and Meshack M. Khosa, who was until recently a member of the Democracy and Governance Research Group of the Human Sciences Research Council.

Contributors include:
Korwa G. Adar, of the International Studies Unit of the Department of Political Studies, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa
Neville Alexander, of the Project for the Study of Alternative Education in South Africa, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Tshikala K. Biaya, CODESRIA, Dakar, Senegal
Vijé Franchi, University of Paris X, Nanterre, France
Harry Garuba, Centre for African Studies, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Ibbo Mandaza, Executive Director, Southern African Regional Institute of Policy Studies, Harare, Zimbabwe
Ali A, Mazrui, Institute of Global Cultural Studies, Binghamton University, New York, USA
Eghosa E. Osaghae, Department of Political Studies, University of Transkei, Umtata, South Africa
Georges Nzongola-Ntalaja, Washington University, Maryland, USA
Anne Andronikof-Sanglade, University of Paris X, Nanterre, France

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List of Contributors
Preface and Acknowledgements

Chapter 1 Identity and Ethnicity
Simon Bekker

Chapter 2 Language and Identity in Nigeria
Harry Garuba

Chapter 3 Exiting from the Existing State in Nigeria
Eghosa E. Osaghae

Chapter 4 Parallel Society in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Tshikala K. Biaya

Chapter 5 Ethnic Identification in the Great Lakes Region
Georges Nzongola-Ntalaja

Chapter 6 Ethno-religious Nationalism in Sudan: The Enduring Constraint on the Policy of National Identity
Korwa G. Adar

Chapter 7 Intercultural Identity Structure of Second Generation French Women of African Descent
Vijé Franchi and Anne Andronikof-Sanglade

Chapter 8 Southern African Identity: A Critical Assessment
Ibbo Mandaza

Chapter 9 Language Politics in South Africa
Neville Alexander

Chapter 10 Shifting African Identities: The Boundaries of Ethnicity and Religion in Africas Experience
Ali A. Mazrui


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Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10