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Issa G. Shivji

Issa G. Shivji

Issa G. Shivji is one of Africa's leading experts on law and development issues. Shivji has served as advocate of the high court and the Court of Appeal of Tanzania since 1977 and advocate of the high court in Zanzibar since 1989. He has taught and worked in universities all over the world, including the University of Zimbabwe, the University of Warwick, the University of Hong Kong and El Colegio De Mexico. He is a prolific writer and researcher, producing books, monographs and articles, as well as a weekly column printed in national newspapers.

Books authored by Issa G. Shivji

Accumulation in an African Periphery Accumulation in an African Periphery

A Theoretical Framework

Issa G. Shivji

ISBN 9789987080311 | 110 pages | 203 x 127 mm | 2009 | Mkuki na Nyota Publishers, Tanzania | Paperback

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The Concept of Human Rights in Africa The Concept of Human Rights in Africa

Issa G. Shivji

ISBN 9781870784023 | 136 pages | 216 x 140 mm | 1989 | CODESRIA, Senegal | Paperback

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Let the People Speak Let the People Speak

Tanzania Down the Road to Neo-Liberalism

Issa G. Shivji

ISBN 9782869781832 | 320 pages | 229 x 152 mm | 2006 | CODESRIA, Senegal | Paperback

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Pan-Africanism or Pragmatism Pan-Africanism or Pragmatism

Lessons of the Tanganyika-Zanzibar Union

Issa G. Shivji

ISBN 9789987449996 | 336 pages | 229 x 152 mm | 2008 | Mkuki na Nyota Publishers, Tanzania | Paperback

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Tanzania. The Legal Foundations of The Union 2nd Edition Tanzania. The Legal Foundations of The Union 2nd Edition

Issa G. Shivji

ISBN 9789976600698 | 150 pages | 2009 | Dar es Salaam University Press, Tanzania | Paperback

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Books edited by Issa G. Shivji

Rule of Law vs. Rulers of Law Rule of Law vs. Rulers of Law

Justice Barnabas Albert Samatta's Road To Justice

Edited by Issa G. Shivji, Hamudi I. Majamba

ISBN 9789987080557 | 274 pages | 229 x 152 mm | 2011 | Mkuki na Nyota Publishers, Tanzania | Paperback

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