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African Geographical Review cvrThe AAG is pleased to announce that Volume 37, Issue 2 (August 2018) of the African Geographical Review is now availableThe full table of contents for this issue is below and can also be accessed here.

The African Geographical Review is the journal of the Africa Specialty Group of the American Association of Geographers. It provides a medium for the publication of geographical material relating to Africa, seeks to enhance the standing of African regional geography, and to promote a better representation of African scholarship. Articles cover all sub-fields of geography, and can be theoretical, empirical or applied in nature.

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Table of Contents

Forced migration and displacement in Africa: contexts, causes and consequences by Kevin M. DeJesus


Policies and labels for negotiating rights protection for the environmentally displaced in Ghana: the Dagara farmer in perspective by Augustine Yelfaanibe & Roger Zetter

Who takes advantage of mobility? Exploring the nexus between refugees’ movement, livelihoods and socioeconomic status in West Africa by Naohiko Omata

From lived spaces to literary spaces: the figure of the child soldier in contemporary African literature by Tony Simoes da Silva

Articles (continued)

Enclosure, dispossession, and the green economy: new contours of internal displacement in Liberia and Sierra Leone? by Connor Joseph Cavanagh

Realising rights within the Israeli asylum regime: a case study among Eritrean refugees in Tel Aviv by Tanja R. Müller

Experiences of a hidden population: life stories of refugees in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal by Elizabeth Bollaert & Brij Maharaj

Routes, locations, and social imaginary: a comparative study of the on-going production of geographies in Somali forced migration by Marnie Shaffer, Giulia Ferrato & Zaheera Jinnah