Richard Hull

Professor of History

Columbia University, PhD 1968

Office Address: 

King Juan Carlos Center, Room 710



Field of Study: 


Areas of Research/Interest: 

Democratization in Africa; origins of segregation in South Africa, China in sub-Saharan Africa from the 1960s to present, Planned Cities of Vision in Africa, from Antiquity to the Present

Selected Works:


Jews and Judaism in African History. (Princeton: Markus Wiener, 2009).

History of Warwick, 1697-1997 (Royal Fireworks Press, 1997).

Co-author, World Civilizations 2 vols (W.W. Norton, 1997).

American Enterprise in South Africa (NYU Press, 1990).

Modern Africa: Change and Continuity (Prentice-Hall, 1980).

Southern Africa: Civilizations in Turmoil (NYU Press, 1981).

African Cities and Towns before the European Conquest (W.W. Norton, 1976).

Munyakare: African Civilization before the Batuuree (John Wiley, 1974).

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Updated on 09/17/2015