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 descending Name Area of study Country Type Year
Name Changes among the Bajita as Evidence of Culture Change Bernard K. Muganda Culture, Sociology Thesis 1968
Sagesse Negro-Africaine Pierre Shamba Political Science Thesis 1968
The Central Tanganyikan Trade Route: Origin and Development to 1884 Melvin Eugene Page History, Slavery Tanzania Thesis 1968
The Development of the Use of Swahili as a Lingua Franca in East Africa Calvin T. Harrington Language, Political Science Thesis 1968
The European in West African Novels Huda Karamen Literature Thesis 1968
The Role and Status of the Ethiopian Woman Andromeda Tafara Gender Studies, Sociology Ethiopia Thesis 1968
Tribal Land Tenure in the North Mara District of Tanzania Kembo Migire Land Tenure, Political Science Tanzania Thesis 1968
Two Rebellions in German East Africa and their Study in Microcosm Igor G. Kozak Colonialism / Decolonization / Post-Colonialism, Foreign Policy, International Relations, Political Science Burundi, Germany, Rwanda, Tanzania Thesis 1968
Development in Government-Sponsored Education in Liberia, 1944-1964 Barbara C. Patterson Development, Education, Governance, Political Science Liberia 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
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
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
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
A Planning Model For the Educational Requirements of Economic Development in Gabon Jasper K. Smith Development, Economics, Education, Political Science Gabon Thesis 1966
Acculturation and Values in the Kasai Daniel P. Juengst Culture, Sociology Democratic Republic of The Congo Thesis 1966
Education in Malawi Betty Wilbert Education Malawi Thesis 1966
Libya: A Case Study in Political and Constitutional Development, 1951-1965 Daw Swedan Governance, Political Science Libya Thesis 1966
The Development of Secondary Education in Nigeria Elijah A. Oluokun Education Nigeria Thesis 1966
Arab Influences and Sociocultural Change among the Baganda, 1837-1894 Maxine E. Letcher Culture, International Relations, Sociology Uganda Thesis 1965
Tanganyika and the Problem of African Unity and Liberation, 1954-1964 Tulingwe F. Mbangulla Political Science Tanzania Thesis 1965