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The Political Economy of Livelihoods in Contemporary Zimbabwe

The Political Economy of Livelihoods in Contemporary Zimbabwe
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Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
The Political Economy of Livelihoods in Contemporary Zimbabwe
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Routledge Studies on African Political Economy of Africa, 3
Cover -- Half title -- Title page -- Copyright page -- Table of contents -- List of illustrations -- Preface -- Notes on contributors -- 1 Introduction: theorising the political economy of livelihoods in contemporary Zimbabwe -- 2 Livelihood strategies of urban women: emerging evidence from Magaba, Harare -- 3 Livelihood strategies in Harare: the case of low-income households in Budiriro -- 4 Sex work as a livelihood strategy in the border town of Beitbridge -- 5 Migration-based livelihoods in post-2000 Zimbabwe -- 6 Agricultural production systems of small-scale farmers in Hwedza in the context of innovation platforms -- 7 Development NGOs: understanding participatory methods, accountability and effectiveness of World Vision in Umzingwane District -- 8 A critical analysis of community participation at the primary level of the health system in Goromonzi District -- 9 Climate variability in local scales: narratives and ambivalences from Mutoko District -- 10 Livelihoods vulnerability among riverbed farmers in Negande, NyamiNyami District -- 11 "Let them starve so that they 'hear' us": differing perspectives on unresolved land occupations and livelihoods at Mushandike smallholder irrigation scheme, Masvingo District -- 12 "Other people inherit property, but I inherit people and their problems": the role of kinship and social capital in providing care and support for the HIV infected and AIDS affected, Chivanhu informal settlement, Masvingo Province -- 13 Insecure land tenure and natural resource use in a post-fast track area of Zimbabwe -- 14 Fast track land reform programme and women in Goromonzi District -- Index