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1. Justifications of Repression in Autocracies: An Empirical Analysis of the Maghreb, 2000–2010

2. One Year After: Has the COVID-19 Pandemic Increased Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa?

3. How Do International Sanctions End? Towards a Process-Oriented, Relational, and Signalling Perspective

4. Obama's Road to Cairo: The President’s Rhetorical Journey, 2008–2009

5. Bringing Regional Politics to the Study of Security Sector Reform: Army Reform in Sierra Leone and Iraq

6. Why It Matters What We Do: Arab Citizens' Perceptions of the European Union after the 2011 Uprisings

7. At Africa’s Expense? Disaggregating the Social Impact of Chinese Mining Operations

8. New Horizons for Germany's Africa Policy

9. Electoral Rentierism? The Cross-National and Subnational Effect of Oil on Electoral Competitiveness in Multiparty Autocracies

10. State Extraction and Anti-Colonial Rebellion – Quantitative Evidence from the Former German East Africa

11. Nationalized Incumbents and Regional Challengers: Opposition-and Incumbent-Party Nationalization in Africa

12. Adaptation and Learning among Chinese Actors in Africa

13. Chinese Adaptations: African Agency, Fragmented Community and Social Capital Creation in Ghana

14. Of Other Spaces? Hybrid Forms of Chinese Engagement in Sub-Saharan Africa

15. Non-Interference 2.0: China's Evolving Foreign Policy towards a Changing Africa

16. Running Out of Time? The Evolution of Taiwan's Relations in Africa

17. The Social Construction of Guangzhou as a Translocal Trading Place

18. Healthcare-Seeking Practices of African and Rural-to-Urban Migrants in Guangzhou

19. Landscapes of Aspiration in Guangzhou’s African Music Scene: Beyond the Trading Narrative

20. African Logistics Agents and Middlemen as Cultural Brokers in Guangzhou

21. Does Violence Pay? The Effect of Ethnic Rebellion on Overcoming Political Deprivation

22. Perceptions, Practices and Adaptations: Understanding Chinese–African Interactions in Africa

23. Sino-African Encounters in Ghana and Nigeria: From Conflict to Conviviality and Mutual Benefit

24. The Chinese Presence in Burkina Faso: A Sino-African Cooperation from Below

25. Chinese Employers and Their Ugandan Workers: Tensions, Frictions and Cooperation in an African City

26. The Heterogeneity of FDI in Sub-Saharan Africa: How Do the Horizontal Productivity Effects of Emerging Investors Differ from Those of Traditional Players?

27. Regional Sanctions against Burundi: A Powerful Campaign and Its Unintended Consequences

28. Contingent Democrats in Action: Organized Labor and Regime Change in the Republic of Niger

29. The Eritrean Diaspora: Savior or Gravedigger of the Regime? Diaspora Responses to the Imposition of UN Sanctions

30. Does Uranium Mining Increase Civil Conflict Risk? Evidence from a Spatiotemporal Analysis of Africa from 1945 to 2010, September 2012

31. Subjective Risk and Participation in Micro Life Insurance in Ghana

32. When Voicelessness Meets Speechlessness – Struggling for Equity in Chinese-Ghanaian Employment Relations

33. Institutional Conflict Settlement in Divided Societies: The Role of Subgroup Identities in Self-Government Arrangements

34. How Africans Pursue Low-End Globalization in Hong Kong and Mainland China

35. Renewables in the Energy Transition: Evidence on Solar Home Systems and Lighting-Fuel Choice in Kenya

36. Origins and Outcomes of Electoral Institutions in African Hybrid Regimes: A Comparative Perspective

37. Security Policies of India, Brazil and South Africa – Regional Security Contexts as Constraints for a Common Agenda

38. Cutting Bread or Cutting Throats? – Findings from a New Database on Religion, Violence and Peace in Sub – Saharan Africa, 1990 to 2008

39. Who Drives Change? Comparing the Evolution of Domestic Climate Governance in India and South Africa

40. Fighting for a Kingdom of God? The Role of Religion in the Ivorian Crisis

41. Chinese Commodity Imports in Ghana and Senegal: Demystifying Chinese Business Strength in Urban West Africa

42. Perceptions of (Micro)Insurance in Southern Ghana: The Role of Information and Peer Effects

43. A Dragon and a Dove? A Comparative Overview of Chinese and European Trade Relations with Sub-Saharan Africa

44. Redefining Foreign Policy Impulses toward Africa: The Roles of the MFA, the MOFCOM and China Exim Bank

45. Regional Organizations in China's Security Strategy for Africa: The Sense of Supporting "African Solutions to African Problems"

46. An Overseas Naval Presence without Overseas Bases: China's Counter-piracy Operation in the Gulf of Aden

47. Contrasting Rhetoric and Converging Security Interests of the European Union and China in Africa

48. Assets, Shocks, and Poverty Traps in Rural Mozambique

49. Democratization via Elections in an African "Narco-state"? The Case of Guinea-Bissau

50. Ethnic Party Bans in East Africa from a Comparative Perspective

51. Measuring and Comparing Party Ideology in Nonindustrialized Societies: Taking Party Manifesto Research to Africa

52. Are the Chinese in Africa More Innovative than the Africans? Comparing Chinese and Nigerian Entrepreneurial Migrants' Cultures of Innovation

53. "Dreams Don't Come True in Eritrea": Anomie and Family Disintegration due to the Structural Militarization of Society

54. Nigeria: A Prime Example of the Resource Curse? Revisiting the Oil-Violence Link in the Niger Delta

55. The Power of Proximity: Strategic Decisions in African Party Politics

56. Savings, Credit and Insurance: Household Demand for Formal Financial Services in Rural Ghana

57. Ethnicity and Party Systems in Francophone Sub-Saharan Africa

58. Stagnation of a "Miracle": Botswana's Governance Record Revisited

59. The Effects of Electoral Institutions in Rwanda: Why Proportional Representation Supports the Authoritarian Regime

60. The Production of Insecurity by African Security Forces: Insights from Liberia and the Central African Republic

61. Contextualizing Conceptions of Corruption: Challenges for the International Anti-corruption Campaign

62. Reshaping Political Space? The Impact of the Armed Insurgency in the Central African Republic on Political Parties and Representation

63. Breaking the “Insecurity Trap”? How Violence and Counter-violence are Perpetuated in Elite Power Struggles.

64. Developing a Contextually Relevant Concept of Regional Hegemony: The Case of South Africa, Zimbabwe and "Quiet Diplomacy"

65. Business Constraints and Growth Potential of Micro and Small Manufacturing Enterprises in Uganda

66. Not Always in the People's Interest: Power-sharing Arrangements in African Peace Agreements

67. EU-African Economic Relations: Continuing Dominance, Traded for Aid?

68. The 'Ambivalence of the Sacred' in Africa: The Impact of Religion on Peace and Conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa

69. Ethnic Coalitions of Convenience and Commitment: Political Parties and Party Systems in Kenya

70. Measuring Party Institutionalization in Developing Countries: A New Research Instrument Applied to 28 African Political Parties

71. Promoting Peace and Democracy through Party Regulation? Ethnic Party Bans in Africa

72. AIDS, Access to Medicines, and the Different Roles of the Brazilian and South African Governments in Global Health Governance

73. The Cleavage Model, Ethnicity and Voter Alignment in Africa: Conceptual and Methodological Problems Revisited

74. Sectoral Transformations in Neo-Patrimonial Rentier States: Tourism Development and State Policy in Egypt

75. Seeking Opportunities: Migration as an Income Diversification Strategy of Households in Kakamega District in Kenya

76. Emerging Middle Powers' Soft Balancing Strategy: State and Perspectives of the IBSA Dialogue Forum

77. African Migration to Europe: Obscured Responsibilities and Common Misconceptions

78. Conceptualising Regional Power in International Relations: Lessons from the South African Case

79. Boda-bodas Rule: Non-agricultural Activities and Their Inequality Implications in Western Kenya

80. Crafting Political Institutions in Africa. Electoral Systems and Systems of Government in Rwanda and Zambia Compared

81. Securing Household Income among Small-scale Farmers in Kakamega District: Possibilities and Limitations of Diversification

82. Gero Erdmann and Matthias Basedau: Problems of Categorising and Explaining Party Systems in Africa

83. Der Kampf gegen Infektionskrankheiten in Entwicklungsländern zwischen medizinischer Forschung und globaler Gesundheitspolitik

84. Measuring the Capability to Raise Revenue. Process and Output Dimensions and Their Application to the Zambia Revenue Authority

85. How Does Neopatrimonialism Affect the African State? The Case of Tax Collection in Zambia

86. Decentralisation in Uganda: Exploring the Constraints for Poverty Reduction

87. Neopatrimonialism Revisited - Beyond a Catch-All Concept

88. Context Matters - Rethinking the Resource Curse in Sub-Saharan Africa

89. Major Flaws in Conflict Prevention Policies towards Africa. The Conceptual Deficits of International Actors' Approaches and How to Overcome Them