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Our faculty contribute to a growing body of research on Africa. Select titles are available to view or purchase, many written, edited, or translated by IAD faculty members. 


Editors: Muna Ndulo and N'Dri T. Assié-Lumumba

This edited volume addresses a critical aspect of development in Africa: the intersection between education and…

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Tinenenji Banda

Access to justice is not just a fundamental right in itself; it is also an essential prerequisite for the protection and promotion of all other civil, political, cultural, economic and social…

Andreu Sola-Martin

In the face of recurrent episodes of election violence since multiparty elections were widely introduced across sub-Saharan Africa in the 1990s, practitioners and scholars have worked to draw…


Editors: Horman Chitonge and Bridget Bwalya Umar 

This book examines current trends in customary land issues in Africa, focusing on the practice of converting…


Editors: Steve Kayizzi-Mugerwa and Muna Ndulo

Using multifaceted and multidisciplinary analytical approaches, this publication considers the role of the banking…

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J. Oloka-Onyango

Using the phenomenon of public interest litigation (PIL) as the primary focus of analysis, this book explores the manner in which the judicial branch of government in the three East African states…

Caesar Cheelo, Marja Hinfelaar, Manenga Ndulo

The major focus of this occasional paper publication is on lessons drawn from a comparative analysis between Zambian and South Korean experiences as developmental states since the 1960s.