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First Name
Chau Johnsen
Last Name
University of North Florida
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History of Science and Medicine, Maternal and Child Health, Food and Nutrition, East Africa, European Imperialism, Gender, History of Development, Education
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About Me
Recent Publications

“’A Pleasant and Tidy Arrangement:’ Housing Development and Economies of Segregation in Mtwara Tanganyika, 1949-1954,” The Journal of Urban History, January 26, 2017 (first published online: DOI: 10.1177/0096144216688898)


“Cattle Dip and Shark Liver Oil in a Techno-Chemical Colonial State: The Poisoning at Malangali School, Tanzania 1934,” The Journal of African History, Vol. 57, No. 3 (2016): 437-463.


“Commodifying Water in Coastal Tanzania: Natural Resource Management and Social Relations, 1926-1937,” African Studies Quarterly, Vol. 16, No. 2, (2016): 1-25.


“Asha binti Awadh’s Awqaf: Muslim Endurance Despite Colonial Law in Mikindani, Tanganyika,” International Journal of African Historical Studies, Vol. 47, No. 1(2014): 1-20.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
Expertise by Chronology
Expertise by Topic
Colonialism, Environment, Food History, Medicine, Science