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“The geopolitics of Boko Haram and Nigeria’s ‘war on terror’” – now published in The Geographical Journal

My paper on Boko Haram is now published in The Geographical Journal. The paper requires subscription, but if you can’t get it another way, please feel free to ask me for a copy. Here’s the abstract. The April 2014 kidnapping of … Continue reading

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Boko Haram annotated bibliography updated – now 114 entries

An newly updated version of my annotated bibliography of literature on Boko Haram – nine new entries, taking the total to 114. The page the link takes you to have the most up-to-date version as pdf, along with a few notes. The … Continue reading

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Boko Haram annotated bibliography – substantially updated and now in pdf form

In early 2013, on one of my visits to Nigeria, I posted an annotated bibliography of academic work relating to Boko Haram. I updated the bibliography periodically, and then put it to one side for several months. I have now added … Continue reading

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Michael Watts on Boko Haram in the Huffington Post

Michael Watts in interviewed about Boko Haram in the Huffington Post. Thanks to Teo Ballvé for the link. As a reminder, my annotated bibliography on Boko Haram – which includes pieces by Michael – is available here.

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Boko Haram – an annotated bibliography (repost)

About a year ago, during the last of my four visits to Nigeria, I posted an annotated bibliography of the Nigerian group Boko Haram. I revised it over the next few months. Given Boko Haram are back in the news with the kidnapping … Continue reading

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The Geopolitics of Boko Haram

The audio recording of my talk in Istanbul earlier this month is available here. The talk was under the title of “Nigeria’s ‘War on Terror’: The Geopolitics of Boko Haram”. I’ve given this talk, in slightly different forms in a … Continue reading

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