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  • Youth futures and a masculine development ethos in the regional story of Uttarakhand 

    Koskimaki, Leah (SAGE Publications, 2017)
    Research on the Uttarakhand region, which became a new state in 2000, has focused largely on agrarian livelihoods, religious rituals, development demands, ecological politics and the role of women in regional social ...
  • Youth unemployment in South Africa revisited 

    Yu, Derek (Taylor Francis, 2013)
    One of the most pressing socio-economic problems of the South African economy is high youth unemployment. Recent studies only briefly examined how the youths fared since the transition by comparing the 1995 October Household ...
  • Zimbabwe's new land crisis: Large-scale land investments at Chisumbanje 

    Matondi, Prosper; Nhliziyo, Clemence (Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies, University of the Western Cape, 2015)
    Zimbabwe’s investments in agriculture, after a contested Fast Track Land Reform Programme (FTLRP) underpinned by often violent land occupations (these were largely contained by the state by 2005), have triggered a ...
  • Zimbabwe’s contested large-scale land-based investment: The chisumbanje ethanol project 

    Matondi, Prosper B; Nhlizivo, Clemence T. (Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies, University of the Western Cape, 2015)
    Zimbabwe’s fast-track land reform from 2000 onward yielded significant land transfers, but led the country to face debilitating production challenges and lack of investment in agriculture. Since then, Zimbabwe has not ...
  • The Zuma watershed: from post-apartheid to post-colonial politics in South Africa 

    Piper, Laurence (Routledge, 2010)
    Introduction: It is common cause that the rise of Jacob Zuma in South African politics signals change; what is contested is the nature and extent of that change. For example, Zuma's champions in the Congress of South African ...