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Showing 1 - 200 of 372 Journals sorted alphabetically
Acta Neuropsychiatrica     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4, SJR: 0.733, CiteScore: 2)
Acta Numerica     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3, SJR: 6.709, CiteScore: 10)
Advances in Animal Biosciences     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11)
Advances in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics     Full-text available via subscription   (SJR: 0.441, CiteScore: 1)
Aeronautical J., The     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Africa     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20, SJR: 0.582, CiteScore: 1)
African Studies Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 19, SJR: 0.437, CiteScore: 1)
Ageing & Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 40, SJR: 0.756, CiteScore: 2)
Agricultural and Resource Economics Review     Open Access   (Followers: 5, SJR: 0.414, CiteScore: 1)
AI EDAM     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1, SJR: 0.375, CiteScore: 1)
AJS Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2, SJR: 0.128, CiteScore: 0)
American Political Science Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 282, SJR: 5.587, CiteScore: 4)
Anatolian Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4, SJR: 0.528, CiteScore: 1)
Ancient Mesoamerica     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10, SJR: 0.478, CiteScore: 1)
Anglo-Saxon England     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 34, SJR: 0.1, CiteScore: 0)
animal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3, SJR: 0.842, CiteScore: 2)
Animal Health Research Reviews     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3, SJR: 0.69, CiteScore: 2)
Animal Science     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
Annals of Actuarial Science     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Annual of the British School at Athens     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 16, SJR: 0.177, CiteScore: 0)
Annual Review of Applied Linguistics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 37, SJR: 3.223, CiteScore: 4)
Antarctic Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1, SJR: 0.643, CiteScore: 1)
Antichthon     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1, SJR: 0.101, CiteScore: 0)
Antiquaries J., The     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9, SJR: 0.106, CiteScore: 0)
Antiquity     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 31)
ANZIAM J.     Open Access   (Followers: 1, SJR: 0.216, CiteScore: 0)
Applied Psycholinguistics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22, SJR: 0.945, CiteScore: 2)
APSIPA Transactions on Signal and Information Processing     Open Access   (Followers: 9, SJR: 0.404, CiteScore: 2)
Arabic Sciences and Philosophy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9, SJR: 0.101, CiteScore: 0)
Arbor Clinical Nutrition Updates     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Archaeological Dialogues     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 38, SJR: 0.898, CiteScore: 1)
Archaeological Reports     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5, SJR: 0.128, CiteScore: 0)
arq: Architectural Research Quarterly     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8, SJR: 0.123, CiteScore: 0)
Asian J. of Comparative Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10, SJR: 0.129, CiteScore: 0)
Asian J. of Intl. Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15, SJR: 0.135, CiteScore: 0)
Asian J. of Law and Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7, SJR: 0.195, CiteScore: 0)
Astin Bulletin     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1, SJR: 0.878, CiteScore: 1)
Australasian J. of Organisational Psychology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9, SJR: 0.154, CiteScore: 1)
Australasian J. of Special Education     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8, SJR: 0.187, CiteScore: 0)
Australian J. of Environmental Education     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8, SJR: 0.403, CiteScore: 1)
Australian J. of Indigenous Education, The     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10, SJR: 0.26, CiteScore: 1)
Australian J. of Rehabilitation Counseling     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4, SJR: 0.144, CiteScore: 0)
Austrian History Yearbook     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9, SJR: 0.161, CiteScore: 0)
Behavioral and Brain Sciences     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 36, SJR: 0.595, CiteScore: 1)
Behaviour Change     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 13, SJR: 0.508, CiteScore: 1)
Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 150, SJR: 0.976, CiteScore: 2)
Bilingualism: Language and Cognition     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 38, SJR: 1.446, CiteScore: 2)
Biofilms     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Bird Conservation Intl.     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 25, SJR: 0.581, CiteScore: 1)
BJPsych Advances     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 54, SJR: 0.275, CiteScore: 0)
BJPsych Intl.     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
BJPsych Open     Open Access  
Brain Impairment     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2, SJR: 0.321, CiteScore: 1)
Breast Cancer Online     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Britannia     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8, SJR: 0.111, CiteScore: 0)
British Actuarial J.     Full-text available via subscription  
British Catholic History     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1, SJR: 0.133, CiteScore: 1)
British J. for the History of Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 24, SJR: 0.235, CiteScore: 0)
British J. of Anaesthetic and Recovery Nursing     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
British J. of Music Education     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 24, SJR: 0.564, CiteScore: 1)
British J. Of Nutrition     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 81, SJR: 1.612, CiteScore: 4)
British J. of Political Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 179, SJR: 4.661, CiteScore: 4)
British J. of Psychiatry     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 199, SJR: 2.844, CiteScore: 3)
Bulletin of Entomological Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11, SJR: 0.805, CiteScore: 2)
Bulletin of Symbolic Logic     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2, SJR: 0.555, CiteScore: 1)
Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1, SJR: 0.44, CiteScore: 0)
Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21, SJR: 0.146, CiteScore: 0)
Business and Human Rights J.     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3, SJR: 0.536, CiteScore: 1)
Business Ethics Quarterly     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 14, SJR: 1.098, CiteScore: 2)
Business History Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 15, SJR: 0.347, CiteScore: 1)
Cambridge Archaeological J.     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 132, SJR: 1.121, CiteScore: 1)
Cambridge Classical J.     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 20, SJR: 0.101, CiteScore: 0)
Cambridge J. of Postcolonial Literary Inquiry     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Cambridge Law J.     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 179, SJR: 0.213, CiteScore: 0)
Cambridge Opera J.     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4, SJR: 0.14, CiteScore: 0)
Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11, SJR: 0.299, CiteScore: 1)
Camden Fifth Series     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Canadian Entomologist     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5, SJR: 0.482, CiteScore: 1)
Canadian J. of Emergency Medicine     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13, SJR: 0.624, CiteScore: 1)
Canadian J. of Law & Jurisprudence     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11, SJR: 0.237, CiteScore: 0)
Canadian J. of Law and Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20, SJR: 0.259, CiteScore: 1)
Canadian J. of Neurological Sciences     Full-text available via subscription   (SJR: 0.549, CiteScore: 1)
Canadian J. of Political Science/Revue canadienne de science politique     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 23, SJR: 0.385, CiteScore: 1)
Canadian J. on Aging     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11, SJR: 0.426, CiteScore: 1)
Canadian Yearbook of Intl. Law / Annuaire canadien de droit international     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Cardiology in the Young     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 33, SJR: 0.372, CiteScore: 1)
Central European History     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 31, SJR: 0.159, CiteScore: 0)
Children Australia     Partially Free   (Followers: 2, SJR: 0.255, CiteScore: 0)
China Quarterly     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 51, SJR: 2.289, CiteScore: 3)
Chinese J. of Agricultural Biotechnology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Church History: Studies in Christianity and Culture     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 71, SJR: 0.106, CiteScore: 0)
Classical Quarterly     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 32, SJR: 0.204, CiteScore: 0)
Classical Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 27)
CNS Spectrums     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3, SJR: 1.391, CiteScore: 3)
Cognitive Behaviour Therapist     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Combinatorics, Probability and Computing     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4, SJR: 0.839, CiteScore: 1)
Communications in Computational Physics     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2, SJR: 1.048, CiteScore: 2)
Comparative Studies in Society and History     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 47, SJR: 0.585, CiteScore: 1)
Compositio Mathematica     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1, SJR: 3.139, CiteScore: 1)
Contemporary European History     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 26, SJR: 0.263, CiteScore: 1)
Continuity and Change     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12, SJR: 0.107, CiteScore: 0)
Dance Research J.     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10, SJR: 0.211, CiteScore: 0)
Development and Psychopathology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9, SJR: 2.068, CiteScore: 4)
Dialogue Canadian Philosophical Review/Revue canadienne de philosophie     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4, SJR: 0.156, CiteScore: 0)
Diamond Light Source Proceedings     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13, SJR: 0.471, CiteScore: 1)
Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9, SJR: 0.561, CiteScore: 1)
Early China     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Early Music History     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9, SJR: 0.101, CiteScore: 0)
Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
East Asian J. on Applied Mathematics     Full-text available via subscription   (SJR: 0.418, CiteScore: 1)
Ecclesiastical Law J.     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6, SJR: 0.114, CiteScore: 0)
Econometric Theory     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17, SJR: 2.915, CiteScore: 1)
Economics and Philosophy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14, SJR: 0.622, CiteScore: 1)
Edinburgh J. of Botany     Hybrid Journal   (SJR: 0.283, CiteScore: 1)
Eighteenth-Century Music     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11, SJR: 0.113, CiteScore: 0)
English Language and Linguistics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 24, SJR: 0.52, CiteScore: 1)
English Profile J.     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
English Today     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10, SJR: 0.279, CiteScore: 0)
Enterprise & Society : The Intl. J. of Business History     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17, SJR: 0.245, CiteScore: 1)
Environment and Development Economics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 35, SJR: 0.617, CiteScore: 1)
Environmental Conservation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 60, SJR: 1.028, CiteScore: 2)
Environmental Practice     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3, SJR: 0.145, CiteScore: 0)
Epidemiology & Infection     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16, SJR: 1.128, CiteScore: 2)
Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3, SJR: 1.494, CiteScore: 2)
Episteme     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12, SJR: 0.756, CiteScore: 1)
Equine and Comparative Exercise Physiology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2, SJR: 1.193, CiteScore: 1)
Ethics & Intl. Affairs     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 14, SJR: 0.557, CiteScore: 1)
European Constitutional Law Review (EuConst)     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 35, SJR: 1.009, CiteScore: 1)
European J. of Applied Mathematics     Hybrid Journal   (SJR: 0.52, CiteScore: 1)
European J. of Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 33, SJR: 0.643, CiteScore: 1)
European Political Science Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 24, SJR: 1.816, CiteScore: 2)
European Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17, SJR: 0.131, CiteScore: 0)
Experimental Agriculture     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13, SJR: 0.542, CiteScore: 1)
Expert Reviews in Molecular Medicine     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1, SJR: 1.647, CiteScore: 4)
Fetal and Maternal Medicine Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Financial History Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 14, SJR: 0.238, CiteScore: 1)
Foreign Policy Bulletin     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Forum of Mathematics, Pi     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Forum of Mathematics, Sigma     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Genetics Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4, SJR: 0.483, CiteScore: 1)
Geological Magazine     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16, SJR: 0.966, CiteScore: 2)
Glasgow Mathematical J.     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1, SJR: 0.604, CiteScore: 0)
Global Constitutionalism     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17)
Global Mental Health     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Government and Opposition     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 20, SJR: 0.965, CiteScore: 2)
Greece & Rome     Partially Free   (Followers: 24, SJR: 0.113, CiteScore: 0)
Hague J. on the Rule of Law     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 13, SJR: 0.271, CiteScore: 1)
Harvard Theological Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 68, SJR: 0.165, CiteScore: 0)
Health Economics, Policy and Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 25, SJR: 0.745, CiteScore: 1)
Hegel Bulletin     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
High Power Laser Science and Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 3, SJR: 0.901, CiteScore: 3)
Historical J.     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 35, SJR: 0.247, CiteScore: 1)
History in Africa     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
Horizons     Partially Free   (Followers: 1, SJR: 0.129, CiteScore: 0)
Industrial and Organizational Psychology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21, SJR: 0.916, CiteScore: 1)
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 36, SJR: 1.97, CiteScore: 3)
Intl. & Comparative Law Quarterly     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 218, SJR: 0.369, CiteScore: 1)
Intl. J. of Asian Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12, SJR: 0.143, CiteScore: 0)
Intl. J. of Astrobiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2, SJR: 0.548, CiteScore: 1)
Intl. J. of Cultural Property     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 13, SJR: 0.253, CiteScore: 1)
Intl. J. of Disability Management Research     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8, SJR: 0.105, CiteScore: 0)
Intl. J. of Law in Context     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16, SJR: 0.275, CiteScore: 1)
Intl. J. of Legal Information     Open Access   (Followers: 298)
Intl. J. of Microwave and Wireless Technologies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8, SJR: 0.184, CiteScore: 1)
Intl. J. of Middle East Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 68, SJR: 0.434, CiteScore: 0)
Intl. J. of Technology Assessment in Health Care     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13, SJR: 0.714, CiteScore: 1)
Intl. J. of Tropical Insect Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1, SJR: 0.334, CiteScore: 1)
Intl. Labor and Working-Class History     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 12, SJR: 0.182, CiteScore: 0)
Intl. Organization     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 98, SJR: 8.527, CiteScore: 5)
Intl. Psychogeriatrics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12, SJR: 1.048, CiteScore: 2)
Intl. Review of Social History     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 27, SJR: 0.315, CiteScore: 1)
Intl. Review of the Red Cross     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 12, SJR: 0.214, CiteScore: 0)
Intl. Theory: A J. of Intl. Politics, Law and Philosophy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18, SJR: 2.293, CiteScore: 2)
Iraq     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Irish Historical Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5, SJR: 0.103, CiteScore: 0)
Irish J. of Psychological Medicine     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2, SJR: 0.221, CiteScore: 0)
Israel Law Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2, SJR: 0.165, CiteScore: 0)
Itinerario     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9, SJR: 0.158, CiteScore: 0)
J. of African History     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21, SJR: 0.348, CiteScore: 1)
J. of African Law     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3, SJR: 0.113, CiteScore: 0)
J. of Agricultural and Applied Economics     Open Access   (Followers: 1, SJR: 0.263, CiteScore: 1)
J. of Agricultural Science     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8, SJR: 0.563, CiteScore: 1)
J. of American Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20, SJR: 0.164, CiteScore: 0)
J. of Anglican Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6, SJR: 0.101, CiteScore: 0)
J. of Applied Animal Nutrition     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
J. of Asian Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 38, SJR: 0.591, CiteScore: 1)
J. of Benefit-Cost Analysis     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
J. of Biosocial Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3, SJR: 0.48, CiteScore: 1)
J. of British Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 32, SJR: 0.246, CiteScore: 0)
J. of Child Language     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21, SJR: 1.035, CiteScore: 2)
J. of Classics Teaching     Open Access  
J. of Dairy Research     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8, SJR: 0.573, CiteScore: 1)
J. of Demographic Economics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3, SJR: 1.227, CiteScore: 1)
J. of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2, SJR: 0.843, CiteScore: 2)
J. of Diagnostic Radiography and Imaging     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
J. of East Asian Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 12, SJR: 0.59, CiteScore: 1)
J. of Ecclesiastical History     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 19, SJR: 0.138, CiteScore: 0)
J. of Economic History     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 45, SJR: 1.82, CiteScore: 2)

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Africa
Journal Prestige (SJR): 0.582
Citation Impact (citeScore): 1
Number of Followers: 20  
 
  Hybrid Journal Hybrid journal (It can contain Open Access articles)
ISSN (Print) 0001-9720 - ISSN (Online) 1750-0184
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  • AFR volume 88 issue 4 Cover and Front matter
    • PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000657
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • AFR volume 88 issue 4 Cover and Back matter
    • PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000669
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • New African frontiers: transnational families in neoliberal capitalism
           Introduction
    • Authors: Chelsie Yount-André
      Pages: 641 - 644
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000396
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Easy access: new dynamics in long-distance African intimacies
    • Authors: Dinah Hannaford
      Pages: 645 - 662
      Abstract: This article examines how African transnational relationships in the twenty-first century differ from their manifestation in previous periods of mobility and long-distance intimacy. I argue that the possibilities for and expectations of immediate communication and co-presence facilitated by the current technological landscape distinguish this era from earlier ones and fundamentally alter the ways in which African migrants connect to those at home. Although time–space compression allows for the potential of new practices of virtual intimacy, it also creates an imperative of availability for migrants that is reinforced not only on micro- and meso-levels by families and communities but also on macro-levels by neoliberal state policies that target migrants as agents of development and providers of social services.
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000402
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Private school investments and inequalities: negotiating the future in
           transnational Dakar
    • Authors: Amélie Grysole
      Pages: 663 - 682
      Abstract: As in many parts of the world, the school system in Senegal has suffered from state budget cuts associated with structural adjustment and neoliberal reform in the 1980s. As a result, the quality of elementary public schools has been compromised; meanwhile a significant private sector developed. This article analyses the proliferation of private schools in Dakar and the ways in which Senegalese parents navigate the multiplicity of school types (French, Franco-Arabic or Franco-English, Catholic or secular), to understand how families struggle to ensure their social and material reproduction in a neoliberal economy. I suggest that educational investments are situated at the intersection of global and intra-family inequalities. International migration has made global inequalities apparent within and between Senegalese families, who are unequally positioned depending on whether they include members living abroad.
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000414
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Gifts, trips and Facebook families: children and the semiotics of kinship
           in transnational Senegal
    • Authors: Chelsie Yount-André
      Pages: 683 - 701
      Abstract: Scholarship on transnational families has regularly examined remittances that adults abroad send to children in their country of origin. This article illuminates another permutation of these processes: family members in Senegal who establish relations with and through children in France through gifts and money. Focusing on relationships between children in Paris and their family members in Dakar, it provides an insight into the everyday exchanges through which transnational families attempt to assure the material reproduction of households in Africa. I trace the ways in which children use Facebook to maintain relationships with relatives in Senegal and examine how adults shape these relations. Focusing specifically on innovative forms of ‘cross-cousin’ relationships in the Senegalese diaspora, this article illustrates how adults create cultural scaffolding around children who may be unaware of the kinship terms for the relationships in which they are implicated. I demonstrate how practices that have permitted Africans to weather economic volatility for centuries are now carried out, in part, through social media. Approaching material circulation and the transmission of cultural values as mutually imbricated processes, I demonstrate how Senegalese selectively reinforce links with certain family members, in an attempt to favourably position themselves in socio-economic networks of transnational kin.
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000426
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Art and the individual in African masquerades Introduction
    • Authors: Susan Elizabeth Gagliardi
      Pages: 702 - 717
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000438
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Letting the mask slip: the shameless fame of Sierra Leone's Gongoli
    • Authors: Samuel Mark Anderson
      Pages: 718 - 743
      Abstract: Grotesque and vulgar, the masked character Gongoli upends the codes of Mende decorum in his madcap pursuit of laughs. His impropriety goes so far as to allow his mask to fall, comically revealing the identity of his dancer and subverting the anonymity so elemental to his fellow spirits’ vaunted status. Yet despite such transgressions, he stands among the most beloved figures of Sierra Leone's rich performance traditions. Gongoli's popularity hinges on his irreverence towards the fundamental laws of masked dance, laws that also regulate the balance between individual agency and communal responsibility, between internal desire and external restraint. The only quality necessary to play Gongoli is shamelessness (ngufe baa), and the greatest performers are acrobats braving risks that are not physical, but social. This article follows Siloh, an itinerant performer whose celebrity inheres in his uncanny similarity to the Gongoli he often plays. The composite figure Siloh Gongoli exemplifies a comic aesthetic relished throughout Sierra Leone in storytelling, ritual, festivals, videos and radio shows. Although mobilized for different ends, each of these conventions undermines principles of self-effacement, gerontocratic privilege and esoteric power by shamelessly playing with and within the existential tensions between interior and exterior selves.
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S000197201800044X
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Seeing the unseeing audience: women and West African power association
           masquerades
    • Authors: Susan Elizabeth Gagliardi
      Pages: 744 - 767
      Abstract: For more than a century, observers have noted that the West African power associations known as Komo and Kono prohibit women from seeing their performances and assemblages. Reportedly fearful of seeing something they are not permitted to see, women and children run for shelter and shut the doors. Yet, in western Burkina Faso today, certain Komo and Kono chapters authorize some women to view their arts, and women who are not authorized still interact with performers during events, consult with the organizations’ leaders at other times or assist power association leaders in other ways. A focus on the unseeing but ever-present audiences of Komo and Kono reconfigures our understanding of audiences. Scholars of theatre audiences in different times and places have sometimes used ‘spectators’ as a synonym for ‘audience’, implying a group of people who are physically present for an event and can see it. Unseeing audiences are physically present at a live performance and interact with performers even though they are prohibited from actually seeing the event other people can see. Shifting our focus to women as members of unseeing audiences also reveals women's varied contributions to organizations and arts that have long been framed as institutions that operate squarely within men's domains.
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000451
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Controversy and human agency in ‘portrait masks’ from the
           studio of André Sanou
    • Authors: Lisa Homann
      Pages: 768 - 801
      Abstract: This article examines artist André Sanou's individual agency in the invention and popularity of ‘portrait masks’ in and around Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso. Rather than depicting abstract qualities of unseen natural forces, common among masks in this region, Sanou created the first portrait mask headpiece in a stylized but highly naturalistic manner, using a photograph as reference. It clearly depicted a specific human being, redefining the mask as a portrait of the deceased whom it honoured. Sanou's act gave rise to a wildly popular mask genre. However, portrait masks have aroused debate about the (im)propriety of naturalistic representation in masquerade. I argue that the features that make André Sanou's portrait mask genre so popular – celebrating specific individuals who are visually identifiable by their physiognomic likeness – are the same ones that make the genre controversial. The controversy illustrates the messy business of reconciling creative differences with societal values that individual artists, patrons, organizers, performers and audience members who serve as gatekeepers of cultural institutions maintain and at times negotiate. As the portrait mask genre demonstrates, masquerade is not necessarily a steadfast, uncompromising institution. Individuals can unsettle or disrupt accepted mask practice, even as they broaden its scope and invigorate audiences.
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000463
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Ambiguous agency: Dan/Mau stilt mask spirit performance as ontology in
           Côte d'Ivoire and the US
    • Authors: Daniel B. Reed
      Pages: 802 - 823
      Abstract: In this article, I describe the belief system at the centre of Mau and Dan mask spirit performances and some implications of these beliefs in practice, and I suggest an ontological framework for interpreting the ambiguous agency embodied in such performances. I ground my discussion of this ontological framework by juxtaposing ethnographic material about non-commercial, community-based mask spirit belief and practice with details of the career of an international ‘star’ mask spirit performer, Vado Diomande. I propose that the ambiguous agency at the heart of these performances is best understood using a performance framework that locates being in process. My interlocutors’ discourse about and practices of these performances suggest that, rather than looking for ontology in performance, we understand ontology as performance – or perhaps better yet, performance as ontology. Such a framework illuminates both the challenges and the strategic advantages that ontological ambiguity presents to mask spirit performers in immigrant settings in the US. This framework also provides a philosophical grounding for theories positing African art as process, and sheds light on the ways in which mask spirit performers manoeuvre in the interstices of display and disguise, addressing both belief and market demand.
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000475
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Agency in artistry: comments on ‘Art and the individual in African
           masquerades’
    • Authors: Patrick McNaughton
      Pages: 824 - 839
      Abstract: Understanding masquerade performance is a difficult challenge because so many dimensions of expressive culture come together. There are questions of performer ambiguity and secret expertise, the confounding relationships between secular and spiritual, the many aspects of secrecy, and the involvement of higher powers. There is also the basic question of what a performance is supposed to accomplish, and the most fundamental issue of individual identity and agency.
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000487
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Alaroye:+political+contestation,+genres,+innovations+and+audience+in+a+Yoruba-language+newspaper&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=840&rft.epage=862&rft.aulast=Fasan&rft.aufirst=Rotimi&rft.au=Rotimi+Fasan&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S0001972018000499">Alaroye: political contestation, genres, innovations and audience in a
           Yoruba-language newspaper
    • Authors: Rotimi Fasan
      Pages: 840 - 862
      Abstract: Nigerian newspapers, like newspapers elsewhere, are often established as part of the apparatus for the extension of personal or group interests, to mobilize and contest meaning in the overall project of constructing hegemony in an ethnically fractious polity. In this article, I trace the emergence of Alaroye, the best-known Yoruba-language newspaper today, by identifying its survival strategies and stabilization against the changing circumstances of a hostile environment. The article aims to demonstrate that, in challenging the oppressive activities of a military dictatorship led by the Hausa-Fulani and a media market dominated by English-language newspapers, Alaroye has been able to negotiate its existence within the contested space that is Yorubaland in particular and Nigeria at large. In this state of contestation and fierce competition, tabloidization has been central to Alaroye’s success, making it a leader whose example is being closely emulated by other Yoruba-language newspapers. Following from this, the article discusses the genres of Alaroye and the newspaper's genre-blurring innovations, including its oral written style, all of which point to its transformation into a tabloid, against the background of its initial failure at the newsstand and the factors responsible for its revitalization and stabilization after three failed attempts.
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000499
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • 10,000 miners, 10,000 votes: politics and mining in Ghana
    • Authors: Samuel Aniegye Ntewusu
      Pages: 863 - 866
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000505
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Resource politics and the impact of Chinese involvement in small-scale
           mining in Ghana
    • Authors: Gabriel Botchwey; Gordon Crawford
      Pages: 867 - 870
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000517
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Expanding ‘in-depth geopolitics’: the case of Mohamed & Co. and the
           technologies of collaboration
    • Authors: Pablo Cabada Rodríguez; Sylvia van Oevelen
      Pages: 871 - 875
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000529
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Shifting alliances in accessing the underground
    • Authors: Sabine Luning; Robert Jan Pijpers
      Pages: 876 - 880
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000530
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Christianity,+Wealth,+and+Spiritual+Power+in+Ghana.+Basingstoke:+Palgrave+Macmillan+(hb+£89.99+–+978+3+319+33493+6).+2017,+xvii+++221+pp.&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=881&rft.epage=882&rft.aulast=Nolte&rft.aufirst=Insa&rft.au=Insa+Nolte&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S0001972018000542">Karen Lauterbach, Christianity, Wealth, and Spiritual Power in Ghana.
           Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan (hb £89.99 – 978 3 319 33493 6). 2017,
           xvii + 221 pp.
    • Authors: Insa Nolte
      Pages: 881 - 882
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000542
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Public+Art+in+Africa:+art+and+urban+transformation+in+Douala.+Geneva:+Mētis+Presses+(pb+€38+–+978+2+94+0563+16+6).+2017,+240+pp.&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=882&rft.epage=883&rft.aulast=Selmeczi&rft.aufirst=Anna&rft.au=Anna+Selmeczi&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S0001972018000554">Iolanda Pensa , Public Art in Africa: art and urban transformation in
           Douala. Geneva: Mētis Presses (pb €38 – 978 2 94 0563 16 6). 2017,
           240 pp.
    • Authors: Anna Selmeczi
      Pages: 882 - 883
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000554
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Nollywood:+popular+culture+and+narratives+of+youth+struggles+in+Nigeria.+Durham+NC:+Carolina+Academic+Press+(pb+US$29+–+978+1+61163+777+9).+2016,+188+pp.&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=884&rft.epage=885&rft.aulast=Jedlowski&rft.aufirst=Alessandro&rft.au=Alessandro+Jedlowski&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S0001972018000566">Paul Ugor, Nollywood: popular culture and narratives of youth struggles in
           Nigeria. Durham NC: Carolina Academic Press (pb US$29 – 978 1 61163 777
           9). 2016, 188 pp.
    • Authors: Alessandro Jedlowski
      Pages: 884 - 885
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000566
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Learning+from+the+Curse:+Sembene's+Xala.+London:+Hurst+(hb+£17.99+–+978+1+8490+4695+4).+2017,+133+pp.&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=885&rft.epage=886&rft.aulast=Repinecz&rft.aufirst=Jonathon&rft.au=Jonathon+Repinecz&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S0001972018000578">Richard Fardon and Sènga la Rouge, Learning from the Curse: Sembene's
           Xala. London: Hurst (hb £17.99 – 978 1 8490 4695 4). 2017, 133 pp.
    • Authors: Jonathon Repinecz
      Pages: 885 - 886
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000578
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • African+Print+Cultures:+newspapers+and+their+publics+in+the+twentieth+century.+Ann+Arbor+MI:+University+of+Michigan+Press+(hb+US$95+–+978+0+472+07317+7;+pb+US$34.95+–+978+0+472+05317+9).+2016,+460+pp.&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=886&rft.epage=888&rft.aulast=Skinner&rft.aufirst=Kate&rft.au=Kate+Skinner&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S000197201800058X">Derek R. Peterson, Emma Hunter and Stephanie Newell, African Print
           Cultures: newspapers and their publics in the twentieth century. Ann Arbor
           MI: University of Michigan Press (hb US$95 – 978 0 472 07317 7; pb
           US$34.95 – 978 0 472 05317 9). 2016, 460 pp.
    • Authors: Kate Skinner
      Pages: 886 - 888
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S000197201800058X
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Patterns+in+Circulation:+cloth,+gender,+and+materiality+in+West+Africa.+Chicago+IL+and+London:+University+of+Chicago+Press+(hb+US$90+–+978+0+226+39719+1;+pb+US$30+–+978+0+226+39722+1).+2016,+210+pp.&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=888&rft.epage=890&rft.aulast=Huynh&rft.aufirst=T.&rft.au=T.+Tu+Huynh&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S0001972018000591">Nina Sylvanus, Patterns in Circulation: cloth, gender, and materiality in
           West Africa. Chicago IL and London: University of Chicago Press (hb US$90
           – 978 0 226 39719 1; pb US$30 – 978 0 226 39722 1). 2016, 210 pp.
    • Authors: T. Tu Huynh
      Pages: 888 - 890
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000591
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Ghana+on+the+Go:+African+mobility+in+the+age+of+motor+transportation.+Bloomington+IN:+Indiana+University+Press+(hb+US$85+–+978+0+253+02277+6;+pb+US$35+–+978+0+253+02307+0).+2016,+266+pp.&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=890&rft.epage=891&rft.aulast=Porter&rft.aufirst=Gina&rft.au=Gina+Porter&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S0001972018000608">Jennifer Hart, Ghana on the Go: African mobility in the age of motor
           transportation. Bloomington IN: Indiana University Press (hb US$85 – 978
           0 253 02277 6; pb US$35 – 978 0 253 02307 0). 2016, 266 pp.
    • Authors: Gina Porter
      Pages: 890 - 891
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000608
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Suturing+the+City:+living+together+in+Congo's+urban+worlds.+London:+Autograph+ABP+(hb+£30+–+978+1+899282+19+7).+2016,+328+pp.&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=891&rft.epage=892&rft.aulast=Morton&rft.aufirst=Christopher&rft.au=Christopher+Morton&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S000197201800061X">Filip De Boeck and Sammy Baloji, Suturing the City: living together in
           Congo's urban worlds. London: Autograph ABP (hb £30 – 978 1 899282 19
           7). 2016, 328 pp.
    • Authors: Christopher Morton
      Pages: 891 - 892
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S000197201800061X
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Little+Mogadishu:+Eastleigh,+Nairobi's+global+Somali+hub.+London:+Hurst+(pb+£22+–+978+1+84904+475+2).+2017,+340+pp.&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=893&rft.epage=894&rft.aulast=Iazzolino&rft.aufirst=Gianluca&rft.au=Gianluca+Iazzolino&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S0001972018000621">Neil Carrier, Little Mogadishu: Eastleigh, Nairobi's global Somali hub.
           London: Hurst (pb £22 – 978 1 84904 475 2). 2017, 340 pp.
    • Authors: Gianluca Iazzolino
      Pages: 893 - 894
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000621
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Mass+Starvation:+the+history+and+future+of+famine.+Cambridge:+Polity+Press+(hb+£55+–+978+1+5095+2466+2;+pb+£16.99+–+978+1+5095+2467+9).+2018,+xiv+++260+pp.&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=894&rft.epage=895&rft.aulast=Dyson&rft.aufirst=Tim&rft.au=Tim+Dyson&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S0001972018000633">Alex de Waal, Mass Starvation: the history and future of famine.
           Cambridge: Polity Press (hb £55 – 978 1 5095 2466 2; pb £16.99 – 978
           1 5095 2467 9). 2018, xiv + 260 pp.
    • Authors: Tim Dyson
      Pages: 894 - 895
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000633
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
  • Agricultural+Reform+in+Rwanda:+authoritarianism,+markets+and+zones+of+governance.+London:+Zed+Books+(hb+£65+–+978+1+78699+000+6).+2017,+214+pp.&rft.title=Africa&rft.issn=0001-9720&rft.date=2018&rft.volume=88&rft.spage=896&rft.epage=897&rft.aulast=Ahmed&rft.aufirst=Imaduddin&rft.au=Imaduddin+Ahmed&rft_id=info:doi/10.1017/S0001972018000645">Chris Huggins, Agricultural Reform in Rwanda: authoritarianism, markets
           and zones of governance. London: Zed Books (hb £65 – 978 1 78699 000
           6). 2017, 214 pp.
    • Authors: Imaduddin Ahmed
      Pages: 896 - 897
      PubDate: 2018-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
      DOI: 10.1017/S0001972018000645
      Issue No: Vol. 88, No. 4 (2018)
       
 
 
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