Africanist Theses accepted at UK Universities - 2010

2010

Emefa Juliet AfiAmoako (2010), ‘Shaping Policy at the Confluence of the Global and National: Ghana’s Education Strategic Plan’, D.Phil. thesis, University of Oxford. Supervisors: Dr Ann Childs and Dr David Johnson.

Andrew Kerim Arsan (2010) ‘Lebanese Migrants in French West Africa, 1898-1939’, Ph.D thesis, University of Cambridge. Supervisor: Professor Megan Vaughan.

Carol Berger (2010), ‘Southern Sudan’s Red Army: The Role of Social Process and Routinised Violence in the Deployment of Underaged Soldiers’, D.Phil. thesis, University of Oxford. Supervisor: Professor Wendy James.

Julian Brown (2010) ‘Public Protest and Violence in South Africa, 1948-76’, D.Phil. thesis, University of Oxford. Supervisor: Professor William Beinart.

Sue Cutter (2010) ‘Sierra Leonean Grassroots Perspectives of Peacebuilding, 1991-2006’, Ph.D thesis, University of Coventry. Supervisor: Professor Bruce Baker.

Sabine Hoehn (2010), ‘The Technicalities of Doing Good: NGOs and the Administration of Civil Society in Namibia’, Ph.D thesis, University of Edinburgh. Supervisors: Dr SaraDorman and Dr Toby Kelly.

Megan Jones (2010) ‘Constructing the City: Literary Representations of Johannesburg, 1921-2006’, Ph.D thesis, University of Cambridge. Supervisor: Dr Christopher Warnes.

Fibian Kavulani Lukalo (2010), ‘Educating Daughters, Educating Sons: Mothers and Schooling in Rural Kenya’, Ph.D thesis, University of Cambridge. Supervisors: Professor Madeleine Arnot and Dr Shailaja Fennell.

Caroline C. Kuo (2010) ‘Health Impacts amongst Carers of Orphans and Other Children in a High HIV Prevalence Community in South Africa’, D.Phil. thesis, University of Oxford. Supervisors: Dr Lucie Cluver and Dr Don Operario.

Ben Lampert (2010) ‘Diaspora and Development? Nigerian Organisations in London and Their Transnational Linkages with “Home”’, Ph.D thesis, University College London. Supervisors: Dr Ben Page and Dr JoAnn McGregor.

Arnim Langer (2010) ‘Horizontal Inequalities and Violent Conflict: A Comparative Study of Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana’, D.Phil. thesis, University of Oxford. Supervisor: Professor Frances Stewart.

Victoria Leitch (2010), ‘Production and Trade of Roman and Late Roman African Cookwares’, D.Phil. thesis, University of Oxford. Supervisor: Professor Andrew Wilson.

Noel Lobley (2010), ‘The Social Biography of Ethnomusicological Field Recordings: Eliciting Responses to Hugh Tracey’s The Sound of Africa Series, D.Phil. thesis, University of Oxford. Supervisors: Dr Christopher Morton and Dr Martin Stokes.

Marion MacLellan (2010) ‘Child Headed Households in Rwanda: Challenges of Definition and Livelihood Means’, Ph.D thesis, University of Coventry. Supervisor: Professor Bruce Baker.

Priscilla S. Muthoora (2010) ‘Essays in Public Finance and Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa’, D.Phil. thesis, University of Oxford. Supervisor: Dr Christopher S. Adam.

Laura Charlotte Pechey (2010) ‘Colonising Creatures: Animals in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century South African Writing in English’, Ph.D thesis, University of Cambridge. Supervisors: Dr John Harvey, Professor Ato Quayson, Dr Priyamavada Gopal and Dr Christopher Warnes.

Obinna Okwelume (2010) ‘Igbo Caste Practices: Persistence and Public Attitudes in the Media’, Ph.D thesis, University of Birmingham. Supervisors: Dr Insa Nolte and Professor Karin Barber.

Lisa Frost Ramsay (2010), ‘Power and Perception: A Political Ecology of Air Pollution in Umlazi and Lamontville, South Africa’, Ph. D thesis, University of Cambridge. Supervisor: Dr Emma Mawdsley.

Ebenhaezer le Roux (2010) ‘Action Research into a Learning Initiative with Environmental Managers in a Transitional Local Government, South Africa’, Ph.D thesis, The University of Manchester.

Lungowe Matakala (2010), ‘Inheritance and Disinheritance of Widows and Orphans in Zambia: Getting the Best Out of Zambian Laws’, Ph.D thesis, University of Cambridge. Supervisor: Professor David Feldman.

Lameen Souag (2010), ‘Grammatical Contact in the Sahara: Arabic, Berber, and Songhay in Tabelbala and Siwa’, Ph.D thesis, SOAS, University of London.  Supervisors: Professor Phil Jaggar and Professor Peter Austin. Available at: http://eprints.soas.ac.uk/13430/

Paul Swanepoel (2010), ‘Indifferent Justice? A History of the Judges of Kenya and Tanganyika, 1897-1963’, Ph.D thesis, University of Edinburgh. Supervisors: Professor Paul Nugent and Professor Alan Barnard.

Kate Wilkinson (2010) ‘Putting Children First? Tax and Transfer Policy and Support for Children in South Africa’, D.Phil. thesis, University of Oxford. Supervisors: Professor Michael Noble and Martin Evans.

Emma Wragg (2010), ‘Meeting Africa's Urban Housing Needs: Landlords and Room Renting in Lusaka’, Ph.D thesis, Oxford Brookes University. Supervisors: Professor Roger Zetter and Dr Rod Burgess.