Preface to Volume 3, 2006
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In May 2003, the Africa-Europe Group of Interdisciplinary Studies (AEGIS) encouraged some of its member institutions to publish an Africa Yearbook with a wider international appeal. As a joint undertaking, the African Studies Centre in Leiden (ASC), the Institute of African Affairs in Hamburg (IAA) and the Nordic Africa Institute in Uppsala (NAI) – all very active AEGIS centres sharing similar profiles – had accepted this challenge. The Africa Yearbook is herewith presented the third consecutive year to report on events during 2006. Since the last edition, the Da…

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“Preface to Volume 3, 2006”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 21 November 2017 <>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004162631, ISSN: 1871-2525

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