Competing jurisdictions : settling land claims in Africa

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Full title: Competing jurisdictions : settling land claims in Africa / edited by Sandra Evers, Marja Spierenburg, Harry Wels.
Other authors: Evers, Sandra.
Spierenburg, Marja.
Wels, Harry, 1961-
Format: Book           

Table of Contents:
  • Communal tenure from above and from below. Land rights, authority and livelihoods in rural South Africa / Ben Cousins, Aninka Claassens
  • Land tenure reform in South Africa : a focus on the Moravian Church land in the Western Cape / Lungisile Ntsebeza
  • Contestation, confusion and corruption : market-based land reform in Zambia / Taylor Brown
  • We fought the war to return to the old ways. Conflicts about land reforms in Dande, Northern Zimbabwe / Marja Spierenburg
  • Fractionating local leadership : created authority and management of state land in Zimbabwe / Bill Kinsey
  • First-comers and late-comers : the role of narratives in land claims / Carola Lentz
  • State formation, access to the commons and autochthony among the Berbers of the Middle Atlas, Morocco / Bernhard Venema
  • Land and the politics of identity. The case of Anywaa-Nuer relations in the Gambella region / Dereje Feyissa
  • Trumping the ancestors : the challenges of implementing a land registration system in Madagascar / Sandra Evers
  • The struggle for land rights in the context of multiple normative orders in Tanzania / Rie Odgaard
  • Traditional additional authorities in Uganda and the management of legislatively decentralised forest resources / Frank Muhereza
  • Participative approaches and decentralized management of the Samori forest in the Baye municipality, Mopti region (Mali) / Bréhima Kassibo
  • Insiders out : forest access through village chiefs in Senegal / Sagana Thiaw, Jesse Ribot
  • Fighting over crumbs? Small valleys in West Africa as a new locus of land / Mayke Kaag.