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  • Cattle ownership and production in the communal areas of the Eastern Cape, South Africa 

    Ainslie, Andrew; Kepe, Thembela; Ntsebeza, Lungisile; Ntshona, Zolile; Turner, Stephen (Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies, University of the Western Cape, 2002)
    This report documents a study of the social and economic structure of cattle ownership and production in the communal tenure areas of the Eastern Cape (i.e. the former Bantustans of Transkei and Ciskei). The report ...
  • Evaluating land and agrarian reform in South Africa : Land use and livelihoods 

    Andrew, Maura; Ainslie, Andrew; Shackleton, Charlie (Institute for Poverty Land and Agrarian Studies (PLAAS), 2003)
    This paper addresses how land reform can contribute to enhancing land-based livelihoods. South African agriculture is often characterised as being divided into two types: freehold tenure/ commercial agriculture vs. ...
  • Land use and rural livelihoods: Have they been enhanced through land reform? 

    Andrew, Maura; Shackleton, Charlie; Ainslie, Andrew (Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies, University of the Western Cape, 2003)
    It is often assumed that transferring land to rural households will provide people with valuable assets that can be productively used to enhance their livelihoods. Unfortunately, few rural people or land reform beneficiaries ...