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Imagining a future in ‘bush’: migration aspirations at times of crisis in Anglophone Cameroon

Authors Maybritt Jill Alpes
Year 2014
Journal Name Identities
Citations (WoS) 11
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1 Journal Article

SOCIO-CULTURAL DETERMINANTS OF INFANT MALNUTRITION IN CAMEROON

Authors Ngambouk Vitalis Pemunta, Mathias Alubafi Fubah
Year 2015
Journal Name JOURNAL OF BIOSOCIAL SCIENCE
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2 Journal Article

Sport policy in Cameroon

Authors Joanne Clarke, John Sunday Ojo
Year 2017
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SPORT POLICY AND POLITICS
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4 Journal Article

The Influence of Rural-Urban Migration on Migrant's Fertility Behavior in Cameroon

Authors Bun Song Lee
Year 1992
Journal Name International Migration Review
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5 Journal Article

The Influence of Rural-Urban Migration on Migrant's Fertility Behavior in Cameroon

Authors Bun Song Lee
Year 1992
Journal Name International Migration Review
Citations (WoS) 22
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6 Journal Article

Family, obligations, and migration

Authors Annett Fleischer
Year 2007
Journal Name Demographic Research
Citations (WoS) 28
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7 Journal Article

Multilingual literature and official bilingualism in Cameroon: Francis Nyamnjoh's A Nose for Money (2006) and Patrice Nganang's Temps de chien (2001)

Authors Charlotte Baker
Year 2015
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF FRANCOPHONE STUDIES
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8 Journal Article

Complexities of indigeneity and autochthony: An African example

Authors Michaela Pelican
Year 2009
Journal Name American Ethnologist
Citations (WoS) 42
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9 Journal Article

Areal and socioeconomic differentials in infant and child mortality in Cameroon

Authors BK DEFO
Year 1996
Journal Name Social science & medicine, 2019, Vol. 222, pp. 11-19
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10 Journal Article

Crossing Boundaries: Internal, Regional and International Migration in Cameroon

Authors Blessing Uchenna Mberu, Roland Pongou
Year 2016
Journal Name International Migration
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11 Journal Article

Sex and the transnational city: Chinese sex workers in the West African city of Douala

Authors Basile Ndjio
Year 2017
Journal Name Urban Studies
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12 Journal Article

Cessation Clauses, Uncertain Futures and Wellbeing among Rwandan Urban Refugees in Cameroon

Authors Kelly Ann Yotebieng, Jennifer L. Syvertsen, Paschal Kum Awah
Year 2019
Journal Name JOURNAL OF REFUGEE STUDIES
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13 Journal Article

The Political Economy of Urban Land Reforms in a Post-Colonial State

Authors Ambe J. Njoh
Year 1998
Journal Name International Journal of Urban and Regional Research
Citations (WoS) 19
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14 Journal Article

International Migration: Virtue or Vice? Perspectives from Cameroon

Authors Michaela Pelican
Year 2013
Journal Name Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies
Citations (WoS) 8
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16 Journal Article

The State, urban development policy and society in Cameroon

Authors AJ Njoh
Year 1999
Journal Name Cities
Citations (WoS) 7
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18 Journal Article

The space-times of migration and debt: Re-positioning migrants’ debt and credit practices and institutions in, and through, London

Authors Kavita Datta, Camille Aznar
Year 2019
Journal Name Geoforum
Citations (WoS) 2
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19 Journal Article

Sexual risk behaviors among young people in Bamenda, Cameroon

Authors M Rwenge
Year 2000
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL FAMILY PLANNING PERSPECTIVES
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20 Journal Article

The State, urban development policy and society in Cameroon

Authors AJ Njoh
Year 1999
Journal Name Cities
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21 Journal Article

Colonial spatial development policies, economic instability, and urban public transportation in Cameroon

Authors AJ Njoh
Year 1997
Journal Name Cities
Citations (WoS) 6
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22 Journal Article

Flüchtlingslager. Geschichte einer humanitären Technologie

Principal investigator Joël Glasman (Principal Investigator)
Description
Humanitäre Nothilfe in Flüchtlingslagern ist in Afrika keine Ausnahmesituation. Seit einem halben Jahrhundert prägen Flüchtlingslager die Geschichte des Kontinents. Von der Entstehung des UNO Flüchtlingswerks (UNCHR, 1951) bis zu den heutigen Flüchtlingswellen aus der Zentralafrikanischen Republik nach Kamerun (2014) haben sich Flüchtlingslager als das dominante standardisierte Instrument für die Versorgung und Unterbringung von Flüchtlingen durchgesetzt. Anthropologen, Soziologen, Politologen und Geographen haben bereits wichtige Studien zu Flüchtlingslagern vorgelegt, historische Untersuchungen sind jedoch bisher ein Forschungsdesiderat. Das hier vorgestellte Projekt untersucht Flüchtlingslager als technisches Dispositiv der globalisierten humanitären Hilfe. Es analysiert wie seit der Gründung des UNHCR im Jahre 1951 ein Ensemble von physischen Artefakten (Zelte, Kits, Gegenständen), wissenschaftlichen Komponenten (Handbücher, Verfahren, Statistiken), Normen (Regeln, rechtlichen Kategorien) und Experten (Ingenieure, Ärzte, Stadtplaner, Architekten) entstanden ist. Das Projekt analysiert zunächst die Kontroversen um die Planung von Flüchtlingslagern, zweitens die Standardisierung von Verfahren, und drittens die kreative Anpassung der Lagertechniken durch die Hilfsempfänger. Empirisch konzentriert sich das Vorhaben auf drei Aspekte der Lagertechnologien: a) das Screening von Flüchtlingen, die durch die Auswertung der technical mission reports im Archiv von UNHCR in Genf Archiven analysiert wird; b) die Konzeption und Planung von Modelllagern, deren Entstehung in der Grauliteratur und Handbüchern des UNHCR nachgegangen wird und c) die Frage der Zuteilung der Hilfe, die durch Feldforschung und Experteninterviews in den Flüchtlingslagern um Meiganga (Nordosten von Kamerun) herausgearbeitet werden soll. Dieses Projekt kann als historische Analyse einen wichtigen Beitrag zum Schwerpunktprogramm leisten, indem es das Flüchtlingslager als Technik der humanitären Ordnung untersucht. Flüchtlingslager verknüpfen verschiedene Bereiche (Gesundheit, soziale Kategorisierung, juristische Normen, Sicherheitsfragen) und vernetzen verschiedene Akteure und Interessen (Experten, NGO Angestellte, Flüchtlinge, lokale Bevölkerung, usw.). Sie sind daher in ein gutes Beispiel, um die Artikulation von Visionen globaler Ordnungen und lokale Ordnungskonstellationen zu studieren.
Year 2015
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23 Project

Because I am a stranger urban refugees in Yaoundé, Cameroon

Authors Emily Mattheisen, UNHCR. Policy Development and Evaluation Service
Year 2012
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24 Report

African and European perception of African female attractiveness

Authors Karel Kleisner, Vit Trebicky, Jan Havlicek, ...
Year 2017
Journal Name EVOLUTION AND HUMAN BEHAVIOR
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25 Journal Article

Is International Migration Always Good for Left Behind Households Members? Evidence from Children Education in Cameroon

Authors Mathias Kuepie
Year 2018
Journal Name International Migration
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26 Journal Article

A Reappraisal of the Expulsion of Illegal Immigrants from Nigeria in 1983

Authors Daouda Gary-Tounkara
Year 2015
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CONFLICT AND VIOLENCE
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28 Journal Article

Ritual, fusion, and conflict: The roots of agro-pastoral violence in rural Cameroon

Authors Michael D. Buhrmester, Harvey Whitehouse, David Zeitlyn
Year 2020
Journal Name GROUP PROCESSES & INTERGROUP RELATIONS
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29 Journal Article

Assessing Variations in Ijo Migrant Fishermen Architecture Through Spatial Classification

Authors Warebi Gabriel Brisibe
Year 2016
Journal Name Space and Culture
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30 Journal Article

Base Camp Architecture: Examining Variations in Fisher Dwellings in Nigeria and Cameroon

Authors Warebi Gabriel Brisibe
Year 2016
Journal Name SAGE OPEN
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31 Journal Article

Marriage Across Space and Time Among Male Migrants from Cameroon to Germany

Authors Annett FLEISCHER
Year 2011
Book Title Albert KRALER, Eleonore KOFMAN, Martin KOHLI and Camille SCHMOLL (eds), Gender, Generation and the Family in International Migration, Amsterdam, Amsterdam University Press, 2011, 243-264
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32 Book Chapter

Towards a Refugee Livelihoods Approach: Findings from Cameroon, Jordan, Malaysia and Turkey

Authors Caitlin Wake, Veronique Barbelet
Year 2019
Journal Name JOURNAL OF REFUGEE STUDIES
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33 Journal Article

Bushfalling at All Cost: The Economy of Migratory Knowledge in Anglophone Cameroon

Authors Maybritt Jill Alpes
Year 2012
Journal Name African Diaspora
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34 Journal Article

Cessation Clauses, Uncertain Futures and Wellbeing among Rwandan Urban Refugees in Cameroon

Authors Kelly A Yotebieng, Jennifer L Syvertsen, Paschal Kum Awah
Year 2018
Journal Name Journal of Refugee Studies
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35 Journal Article

Human Security and the Relocation of Internally Displaced Environmental Refugees in Cameroon

Authors Gertrud Buchenrieder, Christina Mack, Azibo Roland Balgah
Year 2017
Journal Name Refugee Survey Quarterly
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36 Journal Article

Nigeria @ 50: Policies and Practices for Diaspora Engagement

Authors Naluwembe Binaisa
Book Title Emigration Nations
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38 Book Chapter

Intergroup Contact and Rice Allocation via a Modified Dictator Game in Rural Cameroon

Authors Manuela Thomae, David Zeitlyn, Sascha S. Griffiths, ...
Year 2013
Journal Name FIELD METHODS
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39 Journal Article

'Is Wellbeing Possible when You Are Out of Place?': Ethnographic Insight into Resilience among Urban Refugees in Yaounde, Cameroon

Authors Kelly Ann Yotebieng, Jennifer L. Syvertsen, Paschal Kum Awah
Year 2019
Journal Name JOURNAL OF REFUGEE STUDIES
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40 Journal Article

Social risks and challenges in post-disaster resettlement: the case of Lake Nyos, Cameroon

Authors Henry Ngenyam Bang, Roger Few
Year 2012
Journal Name Journal of Risk Research
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41 Journal Article

Human physique and sexual attractiveness: Sexual preferences of men and women in Bakossiland, Cameroon

Authors Barnaby J. Dixson, Matthew J. Anderson, A. F. Dixson, ...
Year 2007
Journal Name ARCHIVES OF SEXUAL BEHAVIOR
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43 Journal Article

Africa’s middle class: building houses and constructing identities in the small town of Buea, Cameroon

Authors Ben Page, Emile Sunjo
Year 2018
Journal Name Urban Geography
Citations (WoS) 1
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44 Journal Article

Africa in the world, the world since Africa : crossed reading of Achilles Mbembe and Celestin Monga

Authors Anthony Mangeon
Year 2015
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF FRANCOPHONE STUDIES
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45 Journal Article

Qualitative Assessment of Face Validity and Cross-Cultural Acceptability of the Faces Pain Scale: "Revised" in Cameroon

Authors James R. Young, Colette Sih, Melanie M. Hogg, ...
Year 2018
Journal Name QUALITATIVE HEALTH RESEARCH
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46 Journal Article

Official bilingualism and field narratives: does school practice echo policy discourse?

Authors Genevoix Nana
Year 2013
Journal Name International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism
Citations (WoS) 2
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47 Journal Article

An African Experiment in Nation Building: The Bilingual Cameroon Republic since Reunification. Ndiva Kofele-Kale

Authors Ralph A. Austen
Year 1982
Journal Name Economic Development and Cultural Change
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48 Journal Article

LANGUAGES AND ETHNIC-GROUPS IN SOUTHERN NIGERIA AND WESTERN CAMEROON - GERMAN - JUNGRAITHMAYR,H, GANSLMAYR,H

Authors Robin M. Voigt
Year 1988
Journal Name LITERATURE MUSIC FINE ARTS
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49 Journal Article

RURBANAFRICA

Description
Africa currently has a low proportion of its population living in cities and towns. This is rapidly changing, however, and by the middle of this century it is predicted that the majority of Africans will be urban residents. Understanding the connections between rural areas and cities is thus vital for planning for the future needs of the residents of sub-Saharan African countries. For this purpose, the overall objective of the African Rural-City Connections (RurbanAfrica) project has been to explore the connections between rural transformations, mobility, and urbanization processes and analyze how these contribute to an understanding of the scale, nature and location of poverty in sub-Saharan Africa. This has included critically scrutinizing the assumption that migration from rural areas to cities is one of the major development challenges faced by national and local governments in their efforts to stimulate economic growth and curb poverty. The project has been in operation from April 2012 to March 2016 and has focused on four sub-Saharan African countries: Ghana, Cameroon, Rwanda and Tanzania. Research was led by the University of Copenhagen and organized into four thematic work packages; Agricultural Transformation, Rural Livelihoods, City Dynamics, and Access to Services; and two work packages working on dissemination and policy dialogues and management and syntheses.
Year 2012
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50 Project

Cross-cultural consensus for waist-hip ratio and women's attractiveness

Authors Devendra Singh, Barnaby J. Dixson, T. S. Jessop, ...
Year 2010
Journal Name EVOLUTION AND HUMAN BEHAVIOR
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51 Journal Article

West and Central Africa

Authors Nathalie Lydié, Noah Jamie Robinson
Year 1998
Journal Name International Migration
Citations (WoS) 7
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52 Journal Article

Douala as a "hybrid space": Comparing online and offline representations of a sub-Saharan city

Authors Marta Pucciarelli, Sara Vannini
Year 2018
Journal Name SEMIOTICA
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53 Journal Article

From Understanding to Appreciating Music Cross-Culturally

Authors Thomas Hans Fritz, Stefan Koelsch, Angela D. Friederici, ...
Year 2013
Journal Name PLoS ONE
Citations (WoS) 9
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54 Journal Article

Spouses' socioeconomic characteristics and fertility differences in sub-Saharan Africa: Does spouse's education matter?

Authors JM Uchudi
Year 2001
Journal Name JOURNAL OF BIOSOCIAL SCIENCE
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57 Journal Article

Economic Crisis and Forest Cover Change in Cameroon: The Roles of Migration, Crop Diversification, and Gender Division of Labor

Authors William D. Sunderlin, Jacques Pokam
Year 2002
Journal Name Economic Development and Cultural Change
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58 Journal Article

‘Is Wellbeing Possible when You Are Out of Place?’: Ethnographic Insight into Resilience among Urban Refugees in Yaoundé, Cameroon

Authors Kelly A Yotebieng, Jennifer L Syvertsen, Paschal Awah
Year 2018
Journal Name Journal of Refugee Studies
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59 Journal Article

Coupling Environmental and Social Processes to Simulate the Emergence of a Savannah Landscape Mosaic Under Shifting Cultivation and Assess its Sustainability

Authors Nicolas Becu, Marc Deconchat, Christine Raimond, ...
Year 2014
Journal Name JASSS-THE JOURNAL OF ARTIFICIAL SOCIETIES AND SOCIAL SIMULATION
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60 Journal Article

Social valorisation of stoutness as a determinant of obesity in the context of nutritional transition in Cameroon: The Bamileke case

Authors E. Cohen, Patrick Pasquet, G. Boetsch, ...
Year 2013
Journal Name Social science & medicine, 2019, Vol. 222, pp. 11-19
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61 Journal Article

The Concept of Boundary and Indigenous Application in Africa: The Case of the Bakassi Boarder Lines of Cameroon and Nigeria

Authors Mark Bolak Funteh
Year 2015
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HUMANITIES AND CULTURAL STUDIES
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63 Journal Article

African Rural-City Connections

Description
The overall objective of the African Rural-City Connections (RurbanAfrica) project is to explore the connections between rural transformations, mobility, and urbanization processes and analyze how these contribute to an understanding of the scale, nature and location of poverty in sub-Saharan Africa. The RurbanAfrica project will advance the research agenda on rural-city connections in sub-Saharan Africa by addressing a range of crucial components: agricultural transformations, rural livelihoods, city dynamics, and access to services in cities. In this respect the project will challenge a number of generally accepted ‘truths’ about rural and city development, and the importance and implication of migration in shaping these. It will thereby question the overall negative interpretations of the economic role of rural-urban mobility and migration in sub-Saharan Africa and generate new insights into the relationship between rural-city connections and poverty dynamics. The project will include nine partners; four European, one international, and four sub-Saharan African. RurbanAfrica focuses on four country cases: Rwanda, Tanzania, Cameroon and Ghana and examine in-depth two rural-city connections in each of the case countries. Research is organized into six work packages: Agricultural transformation, rural livelihoods, city dynamics, access to services, knowledge platform and policy dialogue, and synthesis, dissemination and management. Central to the approach is the on-going integration of policy research, policy dialogue, knowledge sharing and empirical research. Through ongoing collaboration between senior and junior researchers from European and sub-Saharan African partners, and co-supervising of PhD students, the project will contribute to capacity building and potentially impact curriculum development. The research and dissemination process will be supported by a scientific advisory board, with members from European and sub-Saharan African research institutions.
Year 2012
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64 Project

High HIV Prevalence among Asylum Seekers Who Gave Birth in the Netherlands: A Nationwide Study Based on Antenatal HIV Tests

Authors Simone Goosen, Christian J. P. A. Hoebe, Anton E. Kunst, ...
Year 2015
Journal Name PLoS ONE
Citations (WoS) 7
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65 Journal Article

Homonationalist/Orientalist Negotiations: The UK Approach to Queer Asylum Claims

Authors Rosa dos Ventos Lopes Heimer
Year 2020
Journal Name SEXUALITY AND CULTURE
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66 Journal Article

Trajectories and Imaginaries in Migration

Authors Ton van Naerssen, Felicitas Hillmann, Ernst Spaan
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71 Book

Land grabbing: a preliminary quantification of economic impacts on rural livelihoods

Authors Kyle F. Davis, Maria Cristina Rulli, Paolo D’Odorico
Year 2014
Journal Name Population and Environment
Citations (WoS) 33
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74 Journal Article
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