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Reading Ibn Khaldun in Kampala

Arab Diasporas in Geopolitical Spaces

ABSTRACT
This article argues that imperial geopolitical contestations were important for the transnational existence of Muslim diasporas of Djibouti during the interwar years (1919-1939). The author examines global geopolitical processes as part of his analysis of diasporic formation in the region. Contemporary studies of the Indian Ocean have viewed diasporas as creating connections between Oceanic systems and focused on discourses, networks, genealogy and cosmopolitanism to explain transnational

The National Council for Higher Education and the Growth of the University Sub-sector in Uganda, 2002-2012

The National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) and the Growth of the University Sub-sector in Uganda, 2002-2012, narrates the experience of the Uganda NCHE in the establishment, development and regulation of higher education institutions in Uganda from 2002 to 2012. In this period, student numbers in higher education institutions increased from about 65,000 to some 200,000 and university institutions from about ten to more than triple the number.

Social Reproduction and the Agrarian Question of Women's Labour in India

Using a social reproduction framework, this article explores how reproduction of rural working class households is rearticulated to capitalist production in India. Our analysis of the conditions in India reveals that the interaction of three institutions - market, state and household - has imposed the burden of reproduction on women. In turn, women's work is dependent on private and common lands.

Djibouti

The chapter “Djibouti” appears in "The Encyclopaedia of Islam, Third Edition, Part 2017. It was co-authored by Samson A. Bezabeh and Eloi Ficquet.

The Land Question: Socialism, Capitalism and the Market.

This Publication is on sale at MISR Library.

Cost: 35,000/= (Thirty five thousand Ugandan shillings)

Saviors and Survivors: Darfur, Politics and the War on Terror.

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Cost: 35,000/= (Thirty five thousand Ugandan shillings)

 

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