Bibliographic Resources for Niger

General Works
Baier, Stephen
1981 An Economic History of Central Niger. London: Oxford Univeristy Press.
Charlick, Robert B.
1991 Niger: Personal Rule and Survival in the Sahel. Boulder: Westview Press.
Cooper, Barbara M.
1997 Marriage in Maradi. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann.
Fugelstad, Finn
1983 A History of Niger 1850-1960. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Miles, William
1994 Hausaland Divided. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.


Religion
Cooper, Barbara M.
1998 Gender and Religion in Hausaland. In Women in Muslim Societies: Diversity Within Unity, edited by Herbert L. Bodman and Nayereh Tohidi, 21-37. Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers.
Echard, Nicole
1991 Gender Relationships and Religion: Women in the Hausa Bori of Ader, Niger. In Hausa Women in the Twentieth Century, edited by Catherine Coles and Beverly Mack, 207-220. Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press.
Glew, Robert S.
1998 Islamic Culture and Muslim Identity in Zinder, Niger: A Historical Perspective. Islam et Sociétés au Sud du Sahara 12:129-146.
Masquelier, Adeline
2001 Prayer Has Spoiled Everything: Possession, Power, and Identity in an Islamic Town of Niger. Durham: Duke University Press.
Rasmussen, Susan J.
1995 Spirit Possession and Personhood among the Kel Ewey Tuareg. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Stoller, Paul
1989 Fusion of the Worlds: An Ethnography of Possession Among the Songhay of Niger. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Stoller, Paul and Cheryl Olkes
1987 In Sorcery's Shadow. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.


Art, Literature, and Music in Niger
Alidou, Ousseina
2002 Gender, Narrative Space, and Modern Hausa Literature. Research in African Literatures 33(2): 137-153.
Beckwith, Carol and Marion van Offelen
1993 Nomads of Niger. New York : Abradale Press/H.N. Abrams
Beik, Janet
1991 Women's Roles in the Contemporary Hausa Theatre of Niger. In Hausa Women in the Twentieth Century. Catherine Coles and Beverly Mack, eds. Pp. 232-243. Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press.
Bovin, Mette
2001 Nomads Who Cultivate Beauty : Wodaabe Dances and Visual Arts in Niger.Uppsala, Sweden: Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
Etienne-Nugue, Jocelyne and Mahamane Saley
1987 Artisanats traditionnels, Niger. Dakar : Institut culturel africain.
Furniss, Graham
1996 Poetry, Prose, and Popular Culture in Hausa. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.
Glew, Robert
1993 Hausa Folktales from Niger. Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press.
Sidikou, Aissata
2001 Recreating Words, Reshaping Worlds: The Verbal Art of Women From Niger,Mali and Senegal. Trenton: Africa World Press, Inc.


Government, Politics, and Law
Bergstrom, Kari
2002 Legacies of Colonialism and Islam for Hausa Women: An Historical Analysis 1804 to 1960. Women and International Development, Michigan State University Working Paper #276.
Djibo, Hadiza
2001 La participation des femmes africaines à la vie politique: Les exemples du Sénégal et du Niger. Paris: L'Harmattan.
Dunbar, Roberta Ann
1991 Islamic Values, the State, and "the Development of Women": The Case of Niger. In Hausa Women in the Twentieth Century. Catherine Coles and Beverly Mack, eds. Pp. 69-89. Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press.
Gado, Boureima Alpha
2002 Arbitration and Resolving Tenure Conflict in Boboye, Niger. In The Dynamics of Resource Tenure in West Africa. Camilla Toulmin, Philippe Lavigne Delville, and Samba Traoré, eds. London: International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED).
Ibrahim, Jibrin
1994 Political Exclusion, Democratization and Dynamics of Ethnicity in Niger. Africa Today, 3rd Quarter 1994: 15-39.
Lund, Christian
1998 Law, Power, and Politics in Niger: Land Struggles and the Rural Code. Hamburg: Lit Verlag.
Triaud, Jean-Louis
1981 Islam et l'Etat en République du Niger. Le Mois en Afrique 193:9-26.
1982 Islam et l'Etat en République du Niger. Le Mois en Afrique 194: 35-48.


Development and Environmental Issues
Raynault, CI, J. Koechlin, P. Brasset, Ch. Cheung, and M. Stigliano
1988 Le développement rural de la région au village: Analyser et comprendre la diversité. Bordeaux: Université de Bordeaux II.
Raynault, Claude with Emmanuel Grégoire, Pierre Janin, Jean Koechlin, et Philippe Lavigne Delville.
1997 Societies and Nature in the Sahel. London: Routledge.
Moller, Morten Ronnenberg
1998 The Changing Roles of Rural Non-agricultural Activities in the Livelihoods of Nigerien Peasants. Copenhagen, Denmark: Centre for Development Research
Mortimore, Michael, Mary Tiffen, Yamba Boubacar, and John Nelson
2001 Synthèse sur les évolutions à long terme dans le département de Maradi, Niger, 1960-2000. Dryland Research Working Paper 39f.
Tiffen, Mary
2001 Profile of Demographic Change in the Kano-Maradi Region, 1960-2000. Dryland Research Working Paper 24.
Yamba, Boubacar.
2000 Évolution des régimes de propriété et d'utilisation des resources naturelles dans la région de Maradi. Dryland Research Working Paper 29.


International Relations, Commerce, and Migration
Akinteriwa, Bola A.
1994 The Experience of Niger: Adjusting What Structure? In Structural Adjustment in West Africa, edited by Adebayo O. Olukoshi, R. Omotayo Olaniyan, and Femi Aribisala, 143-174. Lagos: Punmark Nigeria Limited.
De Conick, John with Kiara Liman Tinguiri
1992 Niger. In Structural Adjustment and the African Farmer. Alex Duncan and John Howell, eds. Pp. 158-198. London: Overseas Development Institute.
Diarra, Fatoumata Agnes
1974 Les relations entre les hommes et les femmes et les migratons des Zarma. In Modern Migrations in West Africa, edited by Samir Amin. Pp. 226-238. London: Oxford University Press.
Doka, Marthe Diarra.
2000 Évolutions à long-terme de l'organisation sociale et économique dans la region de Maradi. Dryland Research Working Paper 26.
Dorosh, Paul
1994 Economic Fallout from a Uranium Boom: Structural Adjustment in Niger. In Adjusting to Policy Failure in African Economies.
Grégoire, Emmanuel
1992 The Alhazai of Maradi: Traditional Hausa Merchants in a Changing Sahelian City, trans. Benjamin Hardy. Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers.
Rain, David
1999 Eaters of the Dry Season: Circular Labor Migration in the West African Sahel. Boulder: Westview Press.
Stoller, Paul
2002 Money Has No Smell. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.