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Issue 3

ISSN: 215-2448

Special Issue: Natural Resources Management in Southern Africa

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Highlights: Community-based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM), Communal Areas in Zimbabwe, Water Reform Processes, Mazoe Pilot Catchment Board, Eastern Cape, South Africa, Property Rights Engineers, Customary Law, Institutional Frameworks, Choa Highlands, Mozambique, Tiered Governance Regimes, Chivi Rural District Council, Land Use Planning


Transforming Traditional Institutions for Sustainable Natural Resource Management: History, Narratives and Evidence from Zimbabwe’s Communal Areas
Dale Dore  |  Abstract  |  PDF (1-18)

Participation and Stakeholder Dynamics in the Water Reform Process in Zimbabwe: The Case of the Mazoe Pilot Catchment Board
Bevlyne Sithole  |  Abstract  |  PDF (19-40)

Challenges Facing a Community Structure to Implement CBNRM in the Eastern Cape, South Africa
Michelle Cocks, Anthony Dold and Isla Grundy  |  Abstract  |  PDF (41-56)

Can We Be Engineers of Property Rights to Natural Resources?: Some Evidence of Difficulties from the Rural Areas of Zimbabwe
Marty Luckert  |  Abstract  |  PDF (57-71)

The Organizational Structures for Community-Based Natural Resources Management in Southern Africa
Bruce Campbell and Sheona Shackleton  |  Abstract  |  PDF (73-86)

Participatory Natural Resource Management in the Communal Lands of Zimbabwe: What Role for Customary Law?
Jennifer Mohamed-Katerere  |  Abstract  |  PDF (87-114)

Evolving Institutional Framework for Community-Based Natural Resources Management in Mozambique: A Case Study from the Choa Highlands
Pekka Virtanen  |  Abstract  |  PDF (115-138)

Allocation of Governmental Authority and Responsibility in Tiered Governance Regimes: The Case ofthe Chivi Rural District Council Landuse Planning and Conservation By-Laws
Alois Mandondo  |  Abstract  |  PDF (139-154)

Review Article

Election Observation and Democratization in Africa.
Jon Abbink and Gerti Hesseling (eds.). New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2000. Pp. 324.
Seyoum Hameso  |  PDF (155-160)

Book Reviews

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The State against the Peasantry: Rural Struggles in Colonial and Postcolonial Mozambique. Merle L. Bowen. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press. Pp. 320. 
Ian Taylor  |  PDF (160-161)

Political Discourses in African Thought: 1860 to the Present. 
Pieter Boele van Hensbroek, Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers, 1999. Pp238. 
Raphael Chijioke Njoku  |  PDF (161-164)

Africa’s Thirty Years’ War: Libya, Chad and the Sudan 1963-1993.
J. Millard Burr and Robert O. Collins. Boulder: Westview Press, 1999. Pp. 300.
Dalvan M. Coger  |  PDF (164-166)

Disciplining Democracy: Development Discourse and Good Governance in Africa. Rita Abrahamsen. London: Zed Books, 2000. Pp. 168.
Muyiwa Falaiye and Eric Usifoh  |  PDF (167-168)

Trade Unions and Democratization in South Africa, 1985-1997.
Glen Adler & Eddie Webster (eds.). New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2000. Pp. 238.
Gorm Gunnarsen  |  PDF (168-170)

Green Land, Brown Land, Black Land: An Environmental History of Africa 1800-1900. James C. McCann. Portsmouth: Heinemann, 1999. Pp. 224.
Jeremy Rich  |  PDF (170-172)

When Victims Become Killers: Colonialism, Nativism, and the Genocide in Rwanda. Mahmood Mamdani. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2001. Pp. 357.
Vijay Sekhon  |  PDF (172-174)

Kwame Nkrumah: The Father of African Nationalism. 
David Birmingham. Athens: Ohio University Press, 1999. Pp. 142. 
Jerome Teelucksingh  |  PDF (174-175)