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In search of hope for Zimbabwe"s farm workers

by Dede-Esi Amanor-Wilks

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Published by Panos, DateLine Southern Africa in London, Harare, Zimbabwe .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zimbabwe.
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural laborers -- Zimbabwe.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDede Esi Amanor-Wilks and contributors ; [photographs by Calvin Dondo, Chicago Dzviti, Fanuel Kangondo].
      ContributionsDondo, Calvin., Dzviti, Chicago., Kangondo, Fanuel., Panos Institute., DateLine Southern Africa.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1548.Z55 A45 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 70 p. :
      Number of Pages70
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL653540M
      ISBN 100797415718
      LC Control Number96980255

      Zimbabwe took a particular interest in the search for independence for Namibia (South-West Africa) from South Africa. In addition, as chairman of the frontline states in southern Africa, Zimbabwe spoke out vigorously against the policies of apartheid in South African and frequently called for the imposition of economic sanctions against Pretoria. pattern. First, the acquisition of large tracts of land by white settlers for commercial agriculture, until shortly after World War II resulted in a situation in which half the land was owned by well under 1 percent of the population, with limited access to land for the vast majority of .

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Book Description. Maxim Bolt explores the lives of Zimbabwean migrant labourers, of settled black farm workers and their dependants, and of white farmers and managers, as they intersect on the Zimbabwean-South African border.

Focusing on one farm, the book investigates the role of a hub of wage labour in a place of : Maxim Bolt. Jonny Steinberg, author of A Man of Good Hope said about Bolt’s book “in precise, limpid prose, Maxim Bolt brings to life the human ecology of a border farm.

Ever alert to the counterintuitive, he shows how stability is fashioned in the midst of the unstable, and how work organises life in a time of mass unemployment. by Gregory Elich Britain and the U.S.

have railed for years that Zimbabwe’s land reform was a “disaster” that distributed farmland to political cronies and wrecked the economy. But two studies by prestigious western institutions show that “the claim that the land reform was dominated by politically well-connected 'cronies' is simply untrue," that the reforms led to greater social.

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