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BookMakumbi, Jennifer Nansubuga (2017)
Oakland, CA: Transit Books. 443p.

Periodical articleMulaudzi, Phalandwa Abraham (2017)
See this documentThe clash of ideologies: notions of multiparty (liberal) democracy versus African systems
Abstract presentInternational Journal of African Renaissance Studies. Volume 12 #1. p. 44-54.

Periodical articleGordon, David M. (2016)
See this document(Dis)embodying sovereignty: divine kingship in Central African historiography
Abstract presentThe Journal of African History. Volume 57 #1. p. 47-67.

Periodical articleKrämer, Mario (2016)
See this documentNeither despotic nor civil: the legitimacy of chieftaincy in its relationship with the ANC and the state in KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa)
Abstract presentJournal of Modern African Studies. Volume 54 #1. p. 117-143.

Periodical articlePuddu, Luca (2016)
See this documentState building, rural development, and the making of a frontier regime in northeastern Ethiopia, c. 1944-75
Abstract presentThe Journal of African History. Volume 57 #1. p. 93-113.

BookTonah, Steve and Anamzoya, Alhassan Sulemana (eds.) (2016)
Managing chieftaincy and ethnic conflicts in Ghana
Abstract presentAccra: Woeli publishing services. 293p.

Periodical articleAdrover, Lauren (2015)
See this documentRefashioning chieftaincy in Ghana: festival dress, corporate sponsorship and new logics of value
Abstract presentAfrica: Journal of the International African Institute. Volume 85 #4. p. 635-655.

DVD / videoAnonymous (2015)
Damba Festival, venue Bamvim
Abstract presentNawas Video Productions.

Periodical articleIfezue, Godsglory O. (2015)
See this documentUnderstanding chieftainship in Botswana: the status and powers of chiefs in present day Botswana
Abstract presentJournal of African Law. Volume 59 #2. p. 271-293.

BookNtewusu, Samuel Aniegye (2015)
See this documentThe impact and legacies of German colonialism in Kete Krachi, North-Eastern Ghana
Abstract presentLeiden: African Studies Centre. #121. 29p.

BookWalch-Virgili, Dominique (2015)
Un bâtisseur de rêves: récit de vie
Paris: L'Harmattan. 221p.

Periodical articleAhorsu, Ken (2014)
See this documentA poststructuralist approach to the Dagbon chieftancy crisis in Northern Ghana
Abstract presentAfrican Conflict and Peacebuilding Review. Volume 4 #1. p. 95-119.

BookBako-Arifari, Nassirou (2014)
Le pouvoir politique en milieu rural africain: les cas du Bénin et du Niger
Paris: Editions Afridic. 475p.

BookBonna, Okyere and Bonna, Opoku (2014)
Ghana: conversation and development
Charlotte, NC: OKAB. 192p.

Periodical articleConteh, Felix Marco (2014)
See this documentChiefs, NGOs and alternative conflict resolution mechanisms in post-conflict Sierra Leone
Abstract presentReview of African Political Economy. Volume 41 #142. p. 516-529.

Dissertation / thesisDavies, Mary (2014)
The locality of chieftainship: territory, authority and local politics in Northern Malawi, 1870-1974
Netherlands. 280p.

BookDzorgbo, Dan-Bright S. and Tonah, Steve (eds.) (2014)
Sociology and development issues in Ghana: a reader in sociology
Abstract presentTema: For the University of Ghana by Woeli Publishing Services. #9. 236p.

Periodical articleNyamnjoh, Francis B. (2014)
See this document'Our traditions are modern, our modernities traditional': chieftaincy and democracy in contemporary Cameroon and Botswana
Modern Africa: Politics, History and Society. Volume 2 #2. p. 13-62.

BookSackeyfio-Lenoch, Naaborko (2014)
The politics of chieftaincy: authority and property in colonial Ghana, 1920-1950
Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press. 242p.

Periodical articleStacey, Paul (2014)
See this document'The chiefs, elders, and people have for many years suffered untold hardships': protests by coalitions of the excluded in British Northern Togoland, UN Trusteeship Territory, 1950-7
Abstract presentThe Journal of African History. Volume 55 #3. p. 423-444.

BookAmankwaah, Clementina (2013)
See this documentElection-related violence: the case of Ghana
Uppsala: Nordiska Afrikainstitutet. #56. 41p.

Periodical articleAyesu, Ebenezer (2013)
From independent communities to state: chieftaincy and the making of the Akuapem state, 1730s-1900
Abstract presentTransactions of the Historical Society of Ghana. #15. p. 91-113.

Periodical articleBender, Matthew V. (2013)
See this documentBeing 'Chagga': natural resources, political activism, and identity on Kilimanjaro
Abstract presentThe Journal of African History. Volume 54 #2. p. 199-220.

Periodical articleGardini, Marco (2013)
Oracles, chieftaincies, and witchcraft accusations in south-western Togo
Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law. #45. p. 249-265.

BookLeonardi, Cherry (2013)
Dealing with government in South Sudan: histories of chiefship, community and state
Woodbridge: James Currey. 253p.

Periodical articleLissoni, Arianna (2013)
Chieftaincy and resistance politics in Lehurutshe during the apartheid era
New contree: a journal of historical and human sciences for Southern Africa. #67. p. 57-82.

BookMacGaffey, Wyatt (2013)
Chiefs, priests, and praise-singers: history, politics, and land ownership in northern Ghana
Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press. 227p.

Periodical articleMbowura, Cletus K. (2013)
Constructing the historicity of chieftancy among the Nawuri of Northern Ghana
Abstract presentContemporary Journal of African Studies. Volume 1 #2. p. 21-44.

BookMüller, Louise F. (2013)
Religion and chieftaincy in Ghana: an explanation of the persistence of a traditional political institution in West Africa
Berlin: Lit Verlag. #2. 306p.

Periodical articleTurner, Robin L. (2013)
Land restitution, traditional leadership and belonging: defining Barokologadi identity
Abstract presentJournal of Modern African Studies. Volume 51 #3. p. 507-531.

BookAikins, K.S. (2012)
Institutionalizing effective local government in Ghana: challenges from informal customary practices
Accra: Ghana Universities Press. 228p.

Periodical issueAlly, Shireen and Lissoni, Arianna (eds.) (2012)
See this document'Let's talk about Bantustans'
Abstract presentSouth African Historical Journal. Volume 64 #1. p. 1-157.

Periodical articleGardini, Marco (2012)
See this documentLand transactions and chieftaincies in southwestern Togo
Abstract presentAfrica Spectrum. Volume 47 #1. p. 51-72.

Dissertation / thesisSoeters, Sebastiaan Robbert (2012)
See this documentTamale 1907-1957: between colonial trade and colonial chieftainship

Periodical articleTonah, Steve (2012)
See this documentThe politicisation of a chieftaincy conflict: the case of Dagbon, northern Ghana
Abstract presentNordic Journal of African Studies. Volume 21 #1. p. 1-20.

Periodical articleAgyemang, Yaw Sarkodie (2011)
See this documentCrisis of Legitimacy: Secularisation and the Authority of Asante Traditional Rulers in Ghana's Decentralization
Abstract presentPerspectives on Global Development and Technology. Volume 10 #2. p. 300-326.

BookAwedoba, A.K. (2011)
An ethnographic study of Northern Ghanaian conflicts: towards a sustainable peace: key aspects of past, present, and impending conflicts in Northern Ghana and the mechanisms for their address
Legon: Sub-Saharan Publishers. 321p.

BookFatokun, Jide (2011)
Ibadanland: facts and figures
Ibadan: Opposite Union Bank. 418p.

BookFokwang, Jude Thaddeus Dingbobga and Langmia, Kehbuma (eds.) (2011)
Society and change in Bali Nyonga: critical perspectives
Abstract presentMankon: Langaa Research & Publishing CIG. 185p.

Periodical articleGreen, Erik (2011)
Indirect rule and colonial intervention: chiefs and agrarian change in Nyasaland, ca. 1933 to the early 1950s
Abstract presentInternational Journal of African Historical Studies. Volume 44 #2. p. 249-274.

Periodical articleKleist, Nauja (2011)
See this documentModern chiefs: tradition, development and return among traditional authorities in Ghana
Abstract presentAfrican affairs: the journal of the Royal African Society. Volume 110 #441. p. 629-647.

Conference paperKlute, Georg and Embaló, Birgit (eds.) (2011)
The problem of violence: local conflict settlement in contemporary Africa
Abstract presentKöln: Rüdiger Köppe Verlag. #21. 480p.

Periodical articleOvadia, Jesse Salah (2011)
See this documentStepping back from the brink: a review of the 2008 Ghanaian election from the capital of the Northern Region
Abstract presentCanadian Journal of African Studies. Volume 45 #2. p. 310-340.

Periodical articleAgbenorku, Joyce (2010)
Partnership modalities between metropolitan, municipal, district assemblies and traditional authorities
Abstract presentJournal of Local Government Studies. Volume 2 #1. p. 1-21.

Periodical articleFlorescu, Madalina (2010)
Chieftaincy as religion: a conjectural interpretation of its role in the decolonization process in 'Northern Angola'
Africana studia: revista internacional de estudos africanos. #15. p. 89-109.

BookFraser, Alastair and Larmer, Miles (eds.) (2010)
Zambia, mining, and neoliberalism: boom and bust on the globalized Copperbelt
Abstract presentNew York: Palgrave Macmillan. 298p.

Periodical articleHellermann, Pauline von (2010)
The chief, the youth and the plantation: communcal politics in southern Nigeria
Abstract presentJournal of Modern African Studies. Volume 48 #2. p. 259-283.

Periodical articleHussein, Mustafa Kennedy (2010)
Malawi's traditional leadership and democracy consolidation
Africa Insight. Volume 40 #3. p. 92-103.

Periodical articleKannae, Magdalene (2010)
Traditional authorities and governance in Ghana: the role of women traditional leaders
Abstract presentJournal of Local Government Studies. Volume 2 #1. p. 42-61.

Periodical articleKeese, Alexander (2010)
Understanding colonial chieftaincy from its final phase: responses to the crisis of an institution in French-ruled West Africa and beyond, 1944-1960
Africana studia: revista internacional de estudos africanos. #15. p. 11-28.

Periodical articleKenyah, Kwame (2010)
Modalities for promoting partnership between traditional authorities and local government for development: the case of Ahanta West District Assembly
Abstract presentJournal of Local Government Studies. Volume 2 #1. p. 22-41.

Periodical articleMamoudou (2010)
Politisation des chefferies et émasculation de l'autorité traditionnelle: le cas des 'lamidats' du Nord-Cameroun de la période coloniale à nos jours
Abstract presentRio dos Camaroes: revue camerounaise d'histoire et des traditions. #1. p. 47-62.

Periodical articleMorapedi, Wazha G. (2010)
See this documentDemise or resilience? Customary law and chieftaincy in twenty-first century Botswana
Abstract presentJournal of Contemporary African Studies. Volume 28 #2. p. 215-230.

Periodical articleMueller, Louise (2010)
The persistence of Asante chieftaincy under colonial rule: explanations of an enigma
Africana studia: revista internacional de estudos africanos. #15. p. 61-85.

Periodical articleNational House of Chiefs, Ghana (2010)
Traditional authorities and local governance in Ghana: a review of two decades of politico-administrative decentralization in Ghana
Abstract presentJournal of Local Government Studies. Volume 2 #1. p. 80-91.

BookOfori Panyin, Osagyefo Amoatia (2010)
See this documentChiefs and traditional authorities and their role in the democratic order and governance
Accra: Institute of Economic Affairs. #9. 12p.

Periodical articlePerrot, Claude-Hélène (2010)
Les Éotilé à livre ouvert
Abstract presentAfrique contemporaine. #233. p. 135-146.

Periodical articleTerretta, Meredith (2010)
See this documentChiefs, traitors, and representatives: the construction of a political repertoire in independence-era Cameroun
Abstract presentInternational Journal of African Historical Studies. Volume 43 #2. p. 227-253.

Periodical articleTurmann, Annette (2010)
Capacity building programme for traditional authorities in Ghana: a case for a royal academy
Abstract presentJournal of Local Government Studies. Volume 2 #1. p. 92-108.

Periodical articleZeitlyn, David (2010)
See this documentDiary evidence for political competition: Mambila autoethnography and pretensions to power
Abstract presentAfrican Studies Review. Volume 53 #2. p. 77-95.

Periodical articleBob-Milliar, George M. (2009)
See this documentChieftaincy, diaspora, and development: the institution of 'NkÿÔsuohene' in Ghana
Abstract presentAfrican affairs: the journal of the Royal African Society. Volume 108 #433. p. 541-558.

Periodical articleLiPuma, Edward and Koelble, Thomas A. (2009)
See this documentDeliberative democracy and the politics of traditional leadership in South Africa: a case of despotic domination or democratic deliberation?
Abstract presentJournal of Contemporary African Studies. Volume 27 #2. p. 201-223.

Periodical articleMakahamadze, Tompson and Grant, Nesbeth and Tavuyanago, Baxter (2009)
See this documentThe role of traditional leaders in fostering democracy, justice and human rights in Zimbabwe
Abstract presentAfrican Anthropologist. Volume 16 #1-2. p. 33-47.

Periodical articleTchoupie, André (2009)
L'institutionnalisation des délibérations dans l'espace public au sein des chefferies bamiléké de l'Ouest Cameroun
Abstract presentAfrica Development: A Quarterly Journal of CODESRIA. Volume 34 #3-4. p. 65-91.

BookTidjani Alou, Mahaman (2009)
See this documentLa chefferie au Niger et ses transformations: de la chefferie coloniale à la chefferie post coloniale
Niamey: LASDEL. #76. 27p.

Periodical articleWilliams, J. Michael (2009)
See this documentLegislating 'tradition' in South Africa
Abstract presentJournal of Southern African Studies. Volume 35 #1. p. 191-209.

Periodical articleAbubakari, Abdulai (2008)
Contested royalty: eligibility and chieftaincy succession disputes in Wungu, northern Ghana
Abstract presentResearch Review. Volume 24 #2. p. 39-59.

Periodical articleAnamzoya, Alhassan Sulemana (2008)
Politicization, elite manipulation, or institutional weaknesses? The search for alternative explanations to the Dagbon chieftaincy disputes in northern Ghana
Abstract presentResearch Review. Volume 24 #1. p. 1-25.

Periodical articleBekker, J.C. and Boonzaaier, C.C. (2008)
Succession of women to traditional leadership: is the judgment in Shilubana v Nwamitwa based on sound legal principles?
Abstract presentThe Comparative and International Law Journal of Southern Africa. Volume 41 #3. p. 449-462.

Periodical articleCasentini, Giulia (2008)
Conflitti di terra e cittadinanza nel Ghana settentrionale
Abstract presentAfrica: rivista trimestrale di studi e documentazione. Volume 63 #1. p. 31-55.

Periodical articleGyampo, Ransford E. (2008)
Chiefs and electoral politics in Ghana's Fourth Republic
Abstract presentHumanities Review Journal. Volume 8. p. 10-26.

Periodical articleHolm, John D. and Botlhale, Emmanuel (2008)
Persistence and decline of traditional authority in modern Botswana politics
Abstract presentBotswana Notes and Records. Volume 40. p. 74-87.

BookMyers, J.C. (2008)
Indirect rule in South Africa: tradition, modernity, and the costuming of political power
Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press. #33. 140p.

Periodical articlePichillo, Giancarlo (2008)
The historical and political legacies of the transformations of the (Dutch) Sekondi socio-economic landscape during the early twentieth century
Abstract presentGhana Studies. Volume 11. p. 7-45.

BookSani, Habibu Angulu (2008)
Restructuring indigenous institutions for effective grossroots governance of Nigeria and elsewhere
Okene: Desmon Tutu Publishers. 137p.

Dissertation / thesisUbink, Janine Marisca (2008)
See this documentIn the land of the chiefs: customary law, land conflicts, and the role of the state in peri-urban Ghana
Leiden: Leiden University Press. 254p.

Periodical articleAdeboye, Olufunke (2007)
The 'Born-Again' Oba: Pentecostalism and Traditional Chieftaincy in Yorubaland
Abstract presentLagos Historical Review. Volume 7. p. 1-20.

Periodical articleJackson, Paul (2007)
See this documentReshuffling an Old Deck of Cards? The Politics of Local Government Reform in Sierra Leone
Abstract presentAfrican affairs: the journal of the Royal African Society. Volume 106 #422. January. p. 95-111.

Periodical articleLeonardi, Cherry (2007)
See this documentViolence, sacrifice and chiefship in Central Equatoria, southern Sudan
Abstract presentAfrica: Journal of the International African Institute. Volume 77 #4. p. 535-558.

Periodical articleUbink, Janine (2007)
Traditional authority revisited: popular perceptions of chiefs and chieftaincy in peri-urban Kumasi, Ghana
Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law. #55. p. 123-161.

Periodical articleAtiemo, Abamfo O. (2006)
See this documentInternational human rights, religious pluralism and the future of chieftaincy in Ghana
Abstract presentExchange: Bulletin of Third World Christian Literature. Volume 35 #4. p. 360-382.

Periodical articleBerry, Sara (2006)
'Natives' and 'strangers' on the outskirts of Kumasi
Abstract presentGhana Studies. Volume 9. p. 25-59.

Periodical articleConvery, Ian (2006)
See this documentLifescapes and Governance: The Regulo System in Central Mozambique
Abstract presentReview of African Political Economy. Volume 33 #109. September. p. 449-466.

BookDada, James (2006)
Egbe history and culture
Bury St. Edmunds: Arima Publishing. 125p.

Periodical articleFanthorpe, Richard (2006)
See this documentOn the Limits of Liberal Peace: Chiefs and Democratic Decentralization in Post-War Sierra Leone
Abstract presentAfrican affairs: the journal of the Royal African Society. Volume 105 #418. January. p. 27-49.

Periodical articleWanyou, Maurice (2006)
La chefferie traditionnelle en Côte d'Ivoire
Abstract presentPenant: revue de droit des pays d'Afrique. Volume 116 #854. p. 43-58.

Periodical articleAdams, Musah (2005)
The management of chieftaincy records in Ghana: an overview
Abstract presentAfrican Journal of Library, Archives and Information Science. Volume 15 #1. p. 67-73.

Conference paperBaroin, Catherine and Seidensticker-Brikay, Gisela and Tijani, Kyari (eds.) (2005)
Man and the lake: proceedings of the 12th Mega Chad conference: Maiduguri, 2nd - 9th December 2003
Abstract presentMaiduguri: Centre for Trans-Saharan Studies. 477p.

BookElhadji Dagobi, Abdoua (2005)
See this documentLes pouvoirs locaux et le rôle des femmes à Tamou
Niamey: LASDEL. #35. 33p.

Periodical articleGonçalves, Euclides (2005)
Finding the chief: political decentralisation and traditional authority in Mocumbi, southern Mozambique
Africa Insight. Volume 35 #3. p. 64-70.

BookHahonou, Eric Komlavi (2005)
See this documentLes pouvoirs locaux dans la commune de Tillabéri
Niamey: LASDEL. #33. 80p.

Periodical articleKapa, M.A. (2005)
Chieftainship and decentralization in Lesotho: problems of reconciliation
Abstract presentLesotho Law Journal: A Journal of Law and Development. Volume 15 #1. p. 193-220.

Periodical articleLawrance, Benjamin N. (2005)
See this documentBankoe V. Dome: Traditions and Petitions in the Ho-Asogli Amalgamation, British Mandated Togoland, 1919-39
Abstract presentThe Journal of African History. Volume 46 #2. July. p. 243-267.

Periodical articleMorapedi, Wazha G. (2005)
Demise or Resilience, Customary Law and the Changing Order in Africa: The Case of Chieftaincy in Botswana
Abstract presentAfrica Development: A Quarterly Journal of CODESRIA. Volume 30 #4. p. 171-200.

Periodical articleMotcho, Henri Kokou (2005)
Urbanisation et rôle de la chefferie traditionnelle dans la communauté urbaine de Niamey
Abstract presentLes cahiers d'outre-mer. Volume 58 #229. p. 55-72.

BookNtsebeza, Lungisile (2005)
See this documentDemocracy compromised: chiefs and the politics of the land in South Africa
Abstract presentLeiden: Brill. #5. 326p.

Periodical articleTonah, Steve (2005)
Chieftaincy succession disputes and the challenge to traditional authority in Mamprugu, northern Ghana
Abstract presentResearch Review. Volume 21 #1. p. 45-57.

Conference paperVaughan, Olufemi (ed.) (2005)
Tradition and politics: indigenous political structures in Africa
Abstract presentTrenton, NJ: Africa World Press. 395p.

Periodical articleWillis, Justin (2005)
See this documentHukm: The Creolization of Authority in Condominium Sudan
Abstract presentThe Journal of African History. Volume 46 #1. March. p. 29-50.

Periodical articleDe Beer, F.C. (2004)
Succession to Traditional Venda Leadership in a Changing Constitutional Environment in South Africa
Anthropology Southern Africa. Volume 27 #3-4. p. 103-110.

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