Peer Reviewed Chapters in Books

Olaniyan, A. & Bello, A. (2020), “Scapegoating Democracy: Democratic Order and the Narratives of Violence on Nigeria” in Waking, H.; Mohammed, H.; Aluaigba, M. T. & Habib, N. M. 8(eds.) The Dynamics of Democratic Practice in Nigeria, 1999-2015, Kano: Mambayya House, Aminu Kano Centre for Democratic Studies, pp. 410-428.

Aladegbola, I A. & Olaniyan, A. O (2020): The Nigerian state and the fight against corruption, in Ojo, E. O, Saka, L & Muhammed, A. A (eds), Some Selected Governance Issues in Nigeria’s Fourth Republic, Vol II. Ibadan: College Press

 Olaniyan, A & Rotimi, A (2020): Kayode Fayemi and the convergence of scholarship, activism and politics, in Olaniyan, A et al (eds), Swimming Against the Tide: The Kayode Fayemi Administration in Ekiti State, 2010-2014, Ado Ekiti: Horizon Publishers

Olaniyan, A. O (2019): Democracy and federalism in Nigeria: Constructing a nexus, in Adewale Aderemi (ed), Statesmanship and Political Leadership: Analyses of Nigeria’s Fourth Republic, Lagos: Lagos University Press, pp139-158

Olaniyan, A. O & Akeem Bello (2019): A ‘rebel’ in government house? In Lai Olurode and D.A Yagboyaju (eds), The Bisi Akande Phenomenon: Government, Economy and Politics (1999-2003), Lagos: University of Lagos Press

Olaniyan, A. O & Akeem Bello (2018): Drivers of violence: Commercial drivers and urban violence in Ekiti state, Nigeria, in Dele Babalola & Hakeem Onapajo (eds), A Country Under Siege: Issues of Conflict and its Management in Democratic Nigeria, UK: Cambridge Scholars

Olaniyan, A. O (2017): Political alignment and re-alignment in Ekiti state governorship election, in Gboyega Isijola (ed), The 2014 Governorship Election in Ekiti State: Facts and Fictions, Ado Ekiti: Horizon Publishers

Olaniyan, A. O (2017): The Lebanese community of Ibadan: A portrait of successive entrepreneurship, in Ute Röschenthaler and Alessandro Jedlowski (eds), Mobility between Africa, Asia and Latin America Economic Networks and Cultural Interactions, London: Zed Books

Olaniyan, A. O (2014): Hanging in the balance: interplay of forces and the resilience of Nigerian state, in Lucky Asuelimeh and Suzzane Francis (eds)Selected Themes in African Development Studies, Advances in African Economic, Social and Political Development, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing, ISSN: 2198-7262

Olaniyan, A. O. (2013): Panel of the Wise and the Future of Conflict Resolution in Africa, in Mammo Muchie, Phindile Lukhele-Olorunju and Oghenerobor Akpor (eds.), The African Union Ten Years after: Solving African Problems with Pan-Africanism and the African Renaissance, Pretoria: Africa Institute of South Africa, p.105-117

Olaniyan, A. O (2012): Violence and Identity Politics: The Sayawa of Northeastern Nigeria as a Case Study, in A. S Ajala (ed), Nationalism and Politics in Post-Colonial Nigeria, Germany: Rudiger Kopper, Germany, pp267-284, ISBN: 978-3-89645-894-0

Olaniyan, A. O (2011): Unorthodox Peacekeepers and Responses in Africa, in Sabelo Gumedze (ed), From Marketplace for Force to Market for Peace: private military and security companies in peacekeeping operations, Monograph 183 Pretoria: Institute for Security Studies, Pretoria, South Africa, pp5-12, ISBN: 978-1-920422-61-5.

Olaniyan, A. O (2011), The Military, in Lai Olurode (ed), Reflections on a Decade of Democratic Rule in Nigeria, Lagos: Friedrich Ebert Foundation, pp35-50, ISBN: 978-1-919706-31-3

Olaniyan, A. O (2011): The Demographic Nightmare: Population Boom and Security Challenges in Africa, in R Sharamo & C Ayangafac (eds), The State of Human Security in Africa: Assessment of Institutional Preparedness, Monograph 185, Pretoria: Institute for Security Studies, South Africa, pp69-83

Olaniyan, A. O (2010): Inter-faith mediation center and the Kaduna peace process, in Isaac Albert & Ishaq Oloyede (eds), Dynamics of Peace Process, Ilorin: Centre for Peace and Strategic Studies, pp404-410. ISBN: 978-978-900-794-7

Olaniyan, A. O (2010): Evolution and theories of the state, in Toyin Abe (ed), Perspectives on State and Economy, Lagos: Policy Development and Consultants Limited, ISBN: 978-978-907-791-5

Olaniyan, A. O (2010): Vocalizing Rage: Deconstructing the Language of Anti-State Forces in Nigeria, in Wale Adebanwi and Ebenezer Obadare (eds), Encountering the Nigerian State, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp124-128

Olaniyan, A. O. (2009). Sloganeering Dissent: Deconstructing the Concept of Third Term Agenda in Nigeria’s Fourth Republic, in Isaac Olawale Albert, (ed), Praxis of Political Concepts and Cliché in Nigerian Fourth Republic Ibadan: Bookraft pp221-230, ISBN: 978-978-8135-59-3

Olaniyan, A. O (2009): Intra and Inter-Party Squabbles in Nigeria, in Lanre Olutayo, S. I Ogundiya and Hamzat Jimoh (eds), Assessment of Democratic Trends in Nigeria, 1999-2009, New Delhi: Gyan Publisher House, pp51-59, ISBN: 978-978-902-862-7

Olaniyan, A. O. (2009): Standing History on its Head: Deconstructing Africa’s Encounter with the Fourth Epoch, in Tunde Babawale, Akin Alao, Ayoh Omidire and Tony Onwuma (eds), Teaching and Propagating African and Diaspora History and Culture, Lagos: Concept Publications Limited, pp41-54, ISBN: 978-978-8406-27-3

Olaniyan, A. O (2008): The Spiritual Foundations of Africa’s Underdevelopment and the Imperative of Cultural Revitalization, in Tunde Babawale and Akin Alao (eds), Global African Spirituality, Social Capital and Self-Reliance in Africa, Lagos: Malthouse Press Limited, pp7-20, ISBN: 978-978-023-253-2

Olaniyan, A. O (2008): Fundamental Purposes, Processes and Criteria for Policy Analysis, in Kunle Ajayi, (ed) Public Administration and Public Policy Analysis in Nigeria, Abuja: Panaf Publishing Inc, pp115-125.

Olaniyan, A. O (2007): Violence and Democratic Consolidation in Nigeria, in Agagu A. A. et al (eds): Introduction to Peace and Conflict Studies: The Nigerian Perspective, Ado Ekiti: University of Ado Ekiti, Press, pp82-88

Olaniyan, A. O (2007): Electoral Politics and Participation in Nigeria, in Femi Omotosho (ed), Readings in Political Behaviour, Ado Ekiti: University of Ado Ekiti Press, pp128-139, ISBN: 978-8131-15-8

Olaniyan, A. O (2006): A Note on the Evolution, Theory and Practice of Federalism in Nigeria, in Adu, A. M and Ajayi P. O (eds), Contemporary Issues in Political Science, Akure: Excels Production, pp22-35, ISBN: 978-38530-4