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From Africa Renewal: 

Africa and Development Challenges in the New Millennium: The NEPAD Debate, eds. J. O. Adesina, Yao Graham and A. Olukoshi (Zed Books, London, UK, 2005; 256 pp; hb £65, $80, pb £18.95, $29.95)

Race against Time by Stephen Lewis (House of Anansi Press Inc, Ontario, Canada, 2005; 208 pp; pb $15.95)

Agir pour l’éducation des filles en Afrique subsaharienne francophone by Vittoria Cavicchioni and Lucila Jallade (L’Harmattan, Paris, France, 2005; 202 pp; pb €17.5)

Women and the Remaking of Politics in Southern Africa: Negotiating Autonomy, Incorporation and Representation by Gisela Geisler (Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, Uppsala, Sweden, 2004; 241 pp; pb $37.50)

Women, Development and the UN: A Sixty- Year Quest for Equality and Justice by Devaki Jain, for the UN Intellectual History Project (Indiana University Press, Bloomington, Indiana, USA, 2005; 245 pp; hb $60, pb $22.95)

Le savoir au défi des cultures africaines: former pour changer? ed. Sophia Mappa (Karthala, Paris, France, 2005; 368 pp; pb €25)

Researching Conflict in Africa: Insights and Experiences by Elisabeth Porter et al (UN University Press, Tokyo, Japan, 2005; 190 pp; pb $28)

International Migration, Remittances and the Brain Drain, eds. Maurice Schiff and Çaglar Özden (Palgrave Macmillan, Hampshire, UK, 2005; 288 pp; pb $30)

Negotiating Modernity: Africa’s Ambivalent Experience, ed Elísio Salvado Macamo (Zed Books, London, UK, 2005; 256 pp; hb £65, $85, pb £18.95, $29.95)

Intellectuels ivoiriens face à la crise, eds. Idriss Diabaté, Ousmane Dembélé and Francis Akindès (Karthala, Paris, France, 2005; 208 pp; pb €18)

Making States Work: State Failure and the Crisis of Governance, eds. Simon Chesterman, Michael Ignatief and Ramesh Thakur (UN University Press, Tokyo, Japan, 2005; 424 pp; pb $45)

L’Afrique du XXle siècle by Jacques Bonjawo (Karthala, Paris, France, 2005; 192 pp; pb €18)

Chad: Towards Democratization or Petro-Dictatorship? by Hans Eriksson and Björn Hagströmer (Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, Uppsala, Sweden, 2005; 81 pp; pb SEK110, €11)

Le drame angolais by André Kisalu Kiala (L’Harmattan, Paris, France, 2005; 314 pp; pb €26.5)

East Africa and the Horn: Confronting Challenges to Good Governance, ed. Dorina A. Bekoe for the International Peace Academy (Lynne Rienner Publishers, Colorado, USA, 2005; 163 pp, pb $14.95)

The Fate of Africa: From the Hopes of Freedom to the Heart of Despair by Martin Meredith (Perseus Publishing, Massachusetts, USA, 2005; 768 pp; hb $35)

Globalization for Development: Trade, Finance, Aid, Migration and Ideas by Ian Goldin and Kenneth Reinert (Palgrave Macmillan, Hampshire, U.K., 2005; 328 pp; hb $90)

Les nouvelles régulations de l’économie mondiale by Philippe Hugon and Charles Albert Michalet (Karthala, Paris, France, 2005; 264 pp; pb €25)

The WTO and Sustainable Development by Gary P. Sampson (UN University Press, Tokyo, Japan, 2005; 330 pp; pb $45)

Going with the Flow: Small-Scale Water Power by Billy Langley and Dan Curtis (Centre for Alternative Technology, UK, 2004; 150 pp; pb £12)

Reclaiming Development: An Alternative Economic Policy Manual by Ha-Joon Chang and Ilene Grabel (Zed Books, London, UK, 2004; 240 pp; hb £32.95, $55, pb £9.99, $17.50)

Quel avenir pour les jeunes de Guinée? ed. Dominique Bangoura (L’Harmattan, Paris, France, 2005; 258 pp; pb €22)

Union Africaine et développement: entre espoirs et illusions by Fattany Billo Talonto (L’Harmattan, Paris, France, 2004; 288 pp; pb €25)

Child Labor in Sub-Saharan Africa by Loretta E. Bass (Lynne Rienner Publishers Colorado, USA, 2004; 213 pp; hb $49.95)

France-Afrique: Echecs et renouveau by Louis Dominici and Francis Dominici (L’Harmattan, Paris, France, 2005; 148 pp; pb €13.5)

Security Sector Reform and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding, eds. Albrecht Schnabel and Hans-Georg Ehrhart (UN University Press, Tokyo, Japan, 2005; 352 pp; pb $40)