New Contree serves as a scholarly voice and platform for instilling and disseminating specific and comparative local and regional history debate in Africa and its value in broader (transnational contexts). View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research

The place of the Bulhoek massacre in South African history  
Robert R. Edgar
30 October 2023


From the Editor-in-Chief’s Desk  
Elize S. van Eeden
29 August 2023


Editorial Vol 89 (2022)  
Editorial Office
30 December 2022

Original Research

Jan Smuts and the Bulhoek Massacre: Race and state violence in the making of South Africa, 1919-1920s  
Bongani Ngqulunga
30 December 2022

Original Research

High Treason: The trial of the Bondelzwarts kaptein and the politics of settler self-delusion  
Robert Gordon
30 December 2022

Original Research

The political economy of Somali piracy: Unravelling the actors, their motivations and activities, 2005-2011  
Justus Ondigi, George Gona, Kenneth Ombongi
30 December 2022

Original Research

Indian South Africans as a middleman minority: Historical and contemporary perspectives  
Vernon D. Johnson
30 December 2022

Original Research

The golden opportunity: Recruitment of “foreigners” into the Witwatersrand by mining corporations, 1913-1933  
Amanda T. Mangena
30 December 2022

Original Research

Dangerous, frightening, homely: Home experiences of those living on the goldmines of the Far West Rand  
Sulevi Riukulehto
30 December 2022

Book Review

Between worlds: German missionaries and the transition from mission to Bantu education in South Africa  
Alan Kirkaldy
30 December 2022
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Event: Open Access Week 2023 - Embracing community over commercialisation


AOSIS is celebrating Open Access Week 2023! This year’s theme, ‘Community over Commercialisation’, aligns with our mission to democratise scholarly knowledge. We’ve curated three articles on open access  for you, please select each heading to read the full article:
1. Open access: A bridge to public interest amid commercialisation
2. Community over commercialisation: Combating knowledge monopolies in scholarly publishing
3. Knowledge for all: The rise and impact of open publishing platforms
By reading these articles, you’ll expand your horizons and deepen your understanding of the open access landscape.

Posted: 2023-10-23

Event: Experience the excitement of AOSIS Laureatus Awards 2023: Videos now available for viewing!


We are pleased to announce that the AOSIS Laureatus Awards 2023 videos are ready for viewing. This year’s awards, divided into three videos, is hosted by AOSIS’ Executive Chairman, Dr Pierre de Villiers, and our Chief Executive Officer, Cecile de Villiers. The three award categories are the Journal Indexing Awards, Journal Article Citations Awards, and the Book Downloads Awards. We invite you to join us to recognise the remarkable achievements of our editors and authors at the AOSIS Laureatus Awards (click here). We eagerly anticipate observing the remarkable accomplishments that our editors and authors will achieve this year.

Posted: 2023-10-26

Press Release: Announcing the first Journal Impact Factor of ‘New Contree’


We are proud to announce that the open-access scholarly journal New Contree, recently receiving its first Journal Impact Factor (JIF). New Contree boasts its commitment to scholarly quality and its measurable impact in the world of academic discourse. Read the full article at https://bit.ly/45DKv6E

Posted: 2023-09-08

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