Africa-Related Dissertations Database

The Africa-Related Dissertations Database is a resource that represents various areas of Africa-Related expertise developed by Howard University graduate students. It provides information about Africa-Related dissertations and theses completed at Howard University. The database is searchable by area of study, country, type or year. You can also search using any keyword or name in the "Search" field.

Most of the dissertations and theses below are available on ProQuest ( Most universities, including Howard University, have ProQuest subscriptions so that students, faculty and other personnel have complimentary access when logged into their university account.

Titlesort ascending Name Area of study Country Type Year
Education: An Indispensable Element of the Congo Economic Infrastructure Trippe-Andre Manenga Economics, Education, Political Science Democratic Republic of The Congo Thesis 1968
A History of the Recent Scientific Thinking of African Monogenesis Lezmore E. Emanuel History Thesis 1968
The Encouragement and Operation of Joint Ventures Between American Private Capital and African Private or Public Capital Sheldon J. Gitelman Commerce / Trade, Economics, Foreign Policy, International Relations, Political Science United States Thesis 1967
The Development of Local Government in the Eastern Region of Nigeria from 1960 to 1964 Isaiah O. Adegbile Development, Governance, Political Science Nigeria Thesis 1967
Secondary-Level Educational Planning For Economic Development in Democratic Republic of Congo James L. Hope Development, Education, Political Science Democratic Republic of The Congo Thesis 1967
Measuring Attitude Change on Africa Through Program Exposure to the Museum of African Art Anne M. Forrester Art History, Fine Arts, Sociology United States Thesis 1967
Development in Government-Sponsored Education in Liberia, 1944-1964 Barbara C. Patterson Development, Education, Governance, Political Science Liberia Thesis 1967
The Development of Secondary Education in Nigeria Elijah A. Oluokun Education Nigeria Thesis 1966
Libya: A Case Study in Political and Constitutional Development, 1951-1965 Daw Swedan Governance, Political Science Libya Thesis 1966
Education in Malawi Betty Wilbert Education Malawi Thesis 1966
Acculturation and Values in the Kasai Daniel P. Juengst Culture, Sociology Democratic Republic of The Congo Thesis 1966
A Planning Model For the Educational Requirements of Economic Development in Gabon Jasper K. Smith Development, Economics, Education, Political Science Gabon Thesis 1966
Transportation and Communications Media in East Africa, 1930-65 Alfred K. Lyaro Communications and Media Thesis 1965
The Single Party System in African Government E. Zev Sufott Governance, Political Science Thesis 1965
Tanganyika and the Problem of African Unity and Liberation, 1954-1964 Tulingwe F. Mbangulla Political Science Tanzania Thesis 1965
Arab Influences and Sociocultural Change among the Baganda, 1837-1894 Maxine E. Letcher Culture, International Relations, Sociology Uganda Thesis 1965
Land Tenure among the Kikuyu Kjell Svendsen Land Tenure Kenya Thesis 1964
Some Publications in English on the Yoruba Language Since 1831 Jeannine S. Clark Communications and Media, Language Benin, Nigeria Thesis 1963
A Contrastive Phonological Analysis of Yoruba and English Sonja M. Bolling Language Benin, Nigeria Thesis 1963
A Contrastive Phonological Analysis of Swahili and English Mary J. Hjelm Language Thesis 1963