Publications (selection):

Publications (selection):

Editor of the scholarly journal  Africa Spectrum from 1991 to 2009 (ISI-journal impact factor: 0.9000, 2015 )

 Kohnert, Dirk: Thomson's Web of Science (SSCI) : 51 citations; h-index: 4 (Dec. 2016)

Kohnert, Dirk: Scopus Citations: 80 citations; h-index: 4 (September

 2017)

Kohnert, Dirk: Google scholar citations:  902 (309 since 2012) h-index 15 (9) (May 2017)

For a comprehensive list of my publications and citations see my ResearchGate Profile & google-scholar profile

 

  • Kohnert, Dirk (2017): Togo: Political and Socio-Economic Development (2015- 2017). MPRA-RePEc-paper
  • Kohnert, Dirk (2017): Togo [2016]. In: Abbink/Elischer/Melber/Mehler (eds.), Africa Yearbook Volume 13 – Politics, economy and society South of the Sahara in 2016. Leiden & Boston: Brill, in print
  • Kohnert, Dirk (2016):  Chinese And African Migrant Entrepreneur’s Articulation Shaped By African Agency. Strategic Review for Southern Africa, vol. 38 2016.2: 156-166 
  • Kohnert, Dirk (2015): Donor's double talk undermines African agency - Comparative study of cicic agency in countries under an aid regime: the case of Togo and Burkina Faso
  • Kohnert, Dirk (2015): Horse Trading on EU-African Economic Partnership Agreements. Review of African Political Economy, 41 (2015) 142: 141-147
  • Kohnert, Dirk (2014): African Agency and EU- African Economic Partnership Agreements. Review Article. Africa Spectrum, 49 (2014) 3: 149-155 (abstract & full text)
  • Kohnert, Dirk (2014): Afrikas TTIP? Weshalb die EPAs in der jetzigen Form verhindert werden müssen [ Africa's TTIP. Why EPAs in its present form should be prevented ]. ipg-journal, Internationale Politik und Gesellschaft, 4 June 2014 (full text)
  • Kohnert, Dirk (2013): Togo. In: Africa Yearbook Volume 9 – Politics, economy and society South of the Sahara 2012. Leiden & Boston: Brill, 2013: 195-202
  • Kohnert, Dirk (2012): Togo. In:  Africa Yearbook Volume 8 – Politics, economy and society South of the Sahara 2011.  Leiden & Boston: Brill, 2012: 191-198
  • Kohnert, D. (2011): Cultures of Innovation of the African Poor – Common roots, shared traits, joint prospects? On the articulation of multiple modernities in African societies and Black Diasporas in Latin America. In: Le Meur, Pierre-Yves / Schareika, Nik / Spies, Eva (eds.)(2011): Auf dem Boden der Tatsachen. Festschrift für Thomas Bierschenk. Köppe: Köln: Mainzer Beiträge zur Afrikaforschung 28
  • 2010: Are the Chinese in Africa More Innovative than the Africans? Comparing Chinese and Nigerian Entrepreneurial Migrants’ Cultures of Innovation, GIGA Working Paper No 140, July 2010, Hamburg (Abstract & full article
  • 2010: Democratization via Elections in an African “Narco-state”? The Case of Guinea-Bissau, GIGA Working Paper No 123, February 2010, Hamburg (Abstract & full article)
  • 2010 (with Heinz Jockers, Paul Nugent): The Successful Ghana Election of 2008: A Convenient Myth?, in: Journal of Modern African Studies, Vol. 48 (2010) 1, pp. 95-115 (Full article), siehe auch: GIGA Working Paper " The Successful Ghana Election of 2008 – a Convenient Myth? Ethnicity in Ghana’s Elections Revisited", September 2009, Hamburg (Abstract & full article)
  • 2009: EU-Africa economic relations: Continuing dominance, traded for aid? In: Bello, V./Gebrewold, B. (Hg.), A Global Security Triangle. European, African and Asian Interaction, Routledge/GARNET series: Europe in the World, London / New York: Routledge, S. 111-136, pre-published: GIGA Working Paper " A Global Security Triangle. European, African and Asian Interaction", July 2008, Hamburg (Abstract & full article
  • 2009: Togo, in: Melber/Mehler/Walraven (eds.), Africa Yearbook 2008 – Politics, economy and society South of the Sahara. Leiden & Boston: Brill
  • 2009: New Nationalism and Development in Africa, in: Africa Spectrum, Vol.: 44 (2009) 1, GIGA, Hamburg, pp. 111-123
  • 2009: Togo: Failed transition and misguided aid at the roots of economic misery, in: Saine, A. et al. (eds.), Retrospective analysis of recent elections in West Africa (1990-2007): Have elections enhanced economic performance and well-being? Trenton: Africa World Press 
  • 2009: EU-Africa economic relations: Continuing dominance, traded for aid, in: Bello, V. and Gebrewold, B. (eds.): A Global Security Triangle. European, African and Asian Interaction. London / New York: Routledge.
  • 2008: Entfremdung und Ausgrenzung: Afrikas neuer Nationalismus in Zeiten der Globalisierung, in: Sociologus, vol. 58 (2008) (Abstract)
  • 2008: Neuer Nationalismus und Fremdenfeindlichkeit in Afrika. GIGA Focus Afrika, Nr. 7/2008, Hamburg: GIGA (Full article
  • 2007: On the Renaissance of African Modes of Thought - The Example of the Belief in Magic and Witchcraft. In: Schmidt, Burghart / Schulte, Rolf (eds.): "Witchcraft in Modern Africa: Witches, witch-hunts and magical imaginaries". Hamburg: Dokumentation & Buch (DOBU),  2007: 39-61 (abstract and full article)
  • 2007: On the Articulation of Witchcraft and Modes of Production among the Nupe, Northern Nigeria In: Schmidt, Burghart / Schulte, Rolf (eds.): Witchcraft in Modern Africa: Witches, witch-hunts and magical imaginaries". Hamburg: Dokumentation & Buch (DOBU), 2007: 62-94 (abstract and full article)
  • 2007: Common roots, shared traits, joint prospects? On the articulation of multiple modernities in Benin and Haiti. In: Schuerkens, Ulrike (ed.) (2007): "Globalization and transformations of local socio-economic practices. Oxford, Routledge, 2008: 151-173 
  • 2007: African Migration to Europe: Obscured Responsibilities and Common Misconceptions; GIGA Working Paper No 49, May 2007 (Abstract & full article), also edit as: ‘Crisis Region Western Africa- The cradle of African migration to Europe’, in: Gebrewold, Belachew (ed.): Africa and Fortress Europe - Threats and opportunities. Ashgate Publishing, Aldershot, Hampshire, pp. 37-55
  • 2006: Afrikanische Migranten vor der "Festung Europa, GIGA Focus Afrika, Nr. 12/2006, Hamburg: GIGA (Volltext)
  • 2006: Cultures of Innovation of the African Poor. Common Roots, Shared Traits, Joint Prospects? On the Articulation of Multiple Modernities in African Societies and Black Diasporas in Latin America. GIGA Working Paper No 25, July 2006 (Abstract & full article
  • 2006: On the Renaissance of African Modes of Thought - The Example of the Belief in Magic and Witchcraft, in: Schmidt, Burghart et al. (eds.): "Witches, witch-hunts and magical imaginaries in modern Africa" (German: Hexenverfolgung und magische Vorstellungswelten im modernen Afrika;), vol. 5, Historische Hexen- und Kriminalitätsforschung in Norddeutschland, Universität Hamburg, in press (Abstract)
  • 2005: On the relevance of rational economic reasoning under African conditions Monetary Unions - Dominated by the North? The CFA-Zone and the CMA., in: Fritz, Barbara/Metzger, Martina (2005): New Issues in Regional Monetary Coordination - Understanding North-South and South-South Arrangements, Palgrave Macmillan, Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: 177-187 (Abstract)
  • 2005: Togo - Ein Lehrstück fehlgeschlagener Demokratisierung. Afrika im Blickpunkt (AIB), Institut für Afrika-Kunde, Hamburg, Nr. 1, Juni 2005 
  • 2005: Die UEMOA und die CFA-Zone. Eine neue Kooperations-Kultur im frankophonen Afrika?, in: Nabers, Dirk/Ufen Andreas (eds.): Regionale Integration - Neue Dynamiken in Afrika, Asien und Lateinamerika. Schriften des Deutschen Übersee-Instituts, Nr. 65, Hamburg, DÜI: 115-136
  • 2004: Caught Between Political Engineering and Diplomacy? Challenging demands for Election Observation in Africa - The Case of founding elections in Nigeria and Madagascar. Review of African Political Economy (ROAPE), 31 (2004) 99: 83-101 (Abstract)
  • 2003: Witchcraft and transnational social spaces: witchcraft violence, reconciliation and development in South Africa's transition process, in: Journal of Modern African Studies, vol. 41, Nr. 2: 217-245 (Full text
  • 2003: with Preuss, Hans J.: NGO-work under changed conditions - Country concepts of DWHH-German Agro Action. Development and Change, 30.2003:10: 380-382 

 

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Dr. Dirk Kohnert

associated research fellow
Institute of African Affairs
GIGA-Hamburg / Germany