Item Details

Water, History, and Politics in Zimbabwe: Bulawayo's Struggles With the Environment, 1894-2008

Muchaparara Musemwa
Format
Book
Published
Trenton, New Jersey : Africa World Press, [2014]
Language
English
ISBN
9781592219728, 1592219721, 9781592219735, 159221973X
Contents
  • Living with scarcity in Matabeleland : the socio-economic and cultural significance of water among the Ndebele-speaking people of Zimbabwe, 1840-1893
  • Evolution of the city of Bulawayo and the impetus for water development, 1894-1953
  • Rise of Makokoba African township : confronting the challenges of water scarcity, 1894-1980
  • Disciplining a 'dissident city' : hydro-politics in Bulawayo, 1980-1993
  • 'Water rationing killed Makokoba' : the socio-environmental impact of the 1982-1992 droughts on Makokoba Township
  • Bulawayo's continuing struggles with water scarcity : seeking solutions to a perennial problem, 1993-2008.
Description
xxxv, 218 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Notes
  • "This book emanates from my doctoral dissertation, Struggles over Water: The History and Politics of Urban Water Supply Services in Makokoba Township, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, 1894-1992, presented to the Graduate School of the University of Minnesota--Twin Cities, USA, in 2003."
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-209) and index.
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