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Just Out! New Issue of Critical African Studies

The latest issue of Critical African Studies is now available our new Taylor & Francis Website

The latest issue of Critical African Studies is now available. Accessible via our fantastic new website:

This special issue focuses on mineral extraction and includes publications from two recent CAS graduates.



Wolfgang Zeller 

The Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI): Tool for Conflict Resolution in the Niger Delta or Arena of Contested Politics? 

Stephanie Asgill 

Tangled up in Blue: Tanzanite Mining and Conflict in Mererani, Tanzania

Morten Skåra Helliesen

We are also pleased to welcome our new Editorial Assistant Laura Major, whose position has been made possible by our new contract with Taylor & Francis. This issue will be our last online-only issue. From 2013, Critical African Studies will appear in print and online, under the new publishing contract. Well done to everyone at Critical African Studies for making these new arrangements happen, and thank you to all our authors, reviewers and readers for your continued support. Merry Christmas to you all!




Freshers 2013