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Umbrüche in afrikanischen Gesellschaften und ihre Bewältigung. Beiträge aus dem Sonderforschungsbereich 520 der Universität Hamburg
(Afrikanische Studien 22)
Berlin: Lit Verlag 2006
319 pp., Euro 19.90; ISBN 3-8258-7518-0
Kewords: statebuilding (Africa), Christian Churches (Africa), Islam (South Africa), transnational social spaces, urbanization, migration, Hausa, religions in Africa, Wängl, S., Jesuits, conflict, violence, colonialism

Changes in African society and their management. Contributions of the Special Research Unit 520, Hamburg University
This book is based on an interdisciplinary symposium of the same title at the University of Hamburg in June 2003. Topics were statebuilding present and past, the role of Christian Churches and Islamic communities in recent South Africa, and transnational social spaces in urbanization and migration between Africa and Germany.