1991 Volume 13


Number 1

Note from the Editor
1

AFSAAP Conference 1991
2

Africa has a history. Reviewing the UNESCO General History of Africa – Deryck M. Schreuder
3-7

Some observations on the changes in Ethiopia by an Australian aid worker with REST – Helen Pitt
8-9

South Africa: The enigma of transition – Colin B. Collins
10-15

South Africa revisited – Bruce Haigh
16-20

About Books, Resource Materials and Research
James, Adeola (ed): In their own voices: African women writers talk; Mabuza, Lindiwe (comp): One never knows: An anthology of black South African women writers in exile; Sepamla, Sipho. A scatters survival – Andrew Peek; Ngara, Emmanuel. Ideology and form in African poetry – Andrew Peek
21-23

Plaatje, Sol T.: Mafeking diary: A black man’s view of a white man’s war – John Perry
24-25

Repression and resistance: Insider accounts of apartheid – John Perry
26-27

Gastro, Sheila: Who’s who in South African politics – Peter Limb
28-29

Hirson, Baruch: Yours for the Union Class and community struggles in South Africa 1930 – 1947 – Peter Limb
30-32

Recent reference works and serials from Africa – Peter Limb
33-35

20th century political ephemera from the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London
36

World Vision of Australia information and research
37

Studies of Area Specialisation in African Studies in Australian university libraries
38

Women and World Development Series
38

New Development Journal
39

Africa Country Report series
39

Special Issue on Sub-Saharan Africa in the 1990’s
40

News and notes
41-52


Number 2

Note from the Editor
1

An African CHOGM: Harare October 1991 – Deryck Schreuder
4

Reflections on visiting Uganda and Tanzania February – June 1991 – Liz Dimock
7

Observations on Zambia after in multi-party elections – Edward Kapwepwe
11

Aleck Nkomo: A Pass Law offence and the resulting court case – Julian R. Vearncombe and Kevin L. Walsh
13

A tale of two cities – Ray Pateman
20

Armscor and Alphar: An Australian case of sanctions evasions – Davie Cox
22

About Books, Resource Materials and Research
Mbeki, Govan: Learning from Robben Island: The prison writings of Govan Mbeki – Peter Limb
23

Freeman-Grenville, G.S.P. :The new atlas of African history – Peter Limb
25

Understanding Africa’s food problems: Social policy perspectives – Scott MacWilliam
27

Gertzel, Cherry: Uganda: An annotated bibliography of source materials – Peter Limb
29

Frohlich, Michael: Von konfrontation zur koexistenz: Die deutsch-englische Kolonialbeziehungen in Afrika zwischen 1884 und 1914 – John Moses
31

Chinua Achebe, Goran Hyden, A. P. Okeyo, & Christopher Magadza (eds): Beyond hunger in Africa: Conventional wisdom and a vision of Africa in 2057 – Gareth Griffiths
33

Gikandi, Simon: Reading Chinua Achebe: Language and ideology in fiction – Gareth Griffiths
33

Rockefeller fellowship for Cameroons study
35

A short list of hard-to-locate reference works on Africa. Compiled by Peter Limb
36

Research in Uganda and Tanzania. Some notes on obtaining research permits and access to libraries and archive collections – Liz Dimock
37

Research in South Africa – Klaus Woldring
39

African research projects funded by the Indian Ocean Centre for Peace Studies – Klaus Woldring
40

New Australian African magazine
40

News and Notes
41

AFSAAP news
54