Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences - Institute of Asian and African Studies

Selected Publications


- Selected Publication

Doumbia, L., Sowa, K. Vehrs, H.-P. & Q. Vo (2023): Content Warning?  Kritische und sensible Wissensvermittlung in der ethnologischen Lehre.  Boasblog. Online available:  

Otundo, B.K., Doumbia, L. (2023): Exploring the significance of toponyms in the university linguistics curriculum: insights from Kibera in Kenya and Sabalibougou in Mali. Curric Perspect (2023).

Sanogo A., Doumbia L. (2021): Land Tenure and Public Infrastructure: Airport Building in Côte d’Ivoire and Senegal. In: Chitonge H., Harvey R. (eds) Land Tenure Challenges in Africa. Economic Geography. Springer, Cham.  

Doumbia L. (2021): Eviction and Relocation in West Africa. A Socio-Anthropological Essay on Bureaucratized Processes, In: Francia. Forschungen zur westeuropäischen Geschichte 48 (2021) :

Carbonnel, L., Diallo, K. & Doumbia, L. (2021) « Associations et bureaucratisation : perspectives africaines », Emulations - Revue de sciences sociales, (37), p. 7-22. doi: 10.14428/emulations.037.01.

Doumbia, L. (2021): Decolonisation of knowledge on Land Governance as per Higher Education – An ethnographical experience from West Africa, In: Irina Turner et al. (eds): Decolonization of higher education in Africa, Routledge, London

Doumbia, Lamine & Ousmane Diouf (2020): African Unity and the process of integration from the grassroots: The case of Mali and Senegal, In: Grill, M. & Gerits, F. (eds.) Visions of African Unity – New Perspectives on the history of Pan-Africanism and African Unification Projects, New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Sabbi, M.; Doumbia, L. and Neubert, D. (2020) « Dynamics of Everyday Life within Municipal Administrations in Francophone and Anglophone Africa”, Research Article, Africa Spectrum,  

Doumbia, L. (2019) : De la périphérie au centre-ville – Un terrain d’anthropologie juridique et politique, In : Hüsken et al. (éds.): The multiplicity of Orders and practices, Festschrift, Rüdiger Köppe Verlag. Cologne

Doumbia, L. (2018) : Une sécurisation foncière urbaine dans l’impasse – exemple de Bamako, Mali, Cologne : Rüdiger Köppe Verlag.

Doumbia, L. (2018). Land Tenure and the Grassroots’ Concern in Bamako: Between Social Embeddedness and Political Alienation. Modern Africa: Politics, History and Society, 6(2), 33–54.



- Reviewer of the Peer-reviewed Journals

Seit 2023 Bulletin de l’Institut Fondamental d’Afrique Noire (IFAN) Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar
Seit 2021 Canadian Journal of African Studies
Seit 2021
Contemporary Journal of African Studies