Debating Zimbabwe's Land Reform

Scoones, I.
Publisher Amazon
View this publication

You can order this book from here.

Zimbabwe’s land reform has been intensely controversial. Yet debate has been plagued by bias and misinformation. This book aims to offer a more considered discussion, rooted in field-based, empirical research carried out over 13 years since the 2000 land reform. The 60 chapters of this book originally appeared on the Zimbabweland blog (

They are organised in eight thematic sections, each introduced with a short overview essay. These cover agricultural and livestock production, the economy, political dimensions, land, livelihoods and rural development, aid and development, comparative lessons and researching land and agrarian change. As Zimbabwe looks to the future, the challenges of agriculture and rural development are pressing. The reflections in this book provide pointers to the way forward.

This is the image for the book, 'Debating Zimbabwe's Land Reform'.
Published Date
978 1 49368 062 7
View source
View this publication
Related IDS Researchers
Ian Scoones

Search for similar publications