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  • Print publication year: 2015
  • Online publication date: March 2015

17 - Different cities: Jenne-jeno and African urbanism

from Part IV - Early cities and the distribution of power

Further readings

Bonnet, Charles, The Nubian Pharaohs, New York: The American University in Cairo Press, 2003.
Connah, Graham, African Civilizations, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1981.
Garlake, Peter, Early Art and Architecture of Africa, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002.
Garlake, Peter, Great Zimbabwe, London: Thames & Hudson, Ltd., 1973.
Insoll, Timothy, The Archaeology of Islam in Sub-Saharan Africa, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Kusimba, Chapurukha M., “The Collapse of Coastal City-states of East Africa,” in Akinwumi Ogundiran and Toyin Falola (eds.), Archaeology of Atlantic Africa and the African Diaspora, Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2007, pp. 160–84.
Kusimba, Chapurukha M., “Early African Cities: Their Role in the Shaping of Urban and Rural Interaction Spheres,” in Joyce Marcus and Jeremy A. Sabloff (eds.), The Ancient City: New Perspectives on Urbanism in the Old and New World, Santa Fe, NM: School of Advanced Research Press, 2008, pp. 229–46.
McIntosh, Susan Keech, ed., Beyond Chiefdoms: Pathways to Complexity in Africa, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999.
Shaw, Thurstan T., Nigeria: Its Archaeology and Early History, London: Thames & Hudson, Ltd., 1978.