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Pluralism and development : studies in access to property in Africa / editors, Hanri Mostert and Thomas Bennett.

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Language:
English.
Publication date:
2012
Imprint:
Claremont [Cape Town] : Juta, 2011.
Format:
  • Book
  • vi, 333 p. ; 23 cm.
Title Variation:
Pluralism & development
Studies in access to property in Africa
Note:
"First published as Acta Juridica 2011." "Pluralism and development: studies in access to property in Africa, comprises a collection of papers presented at a conference held at the University of Cape Town in 2010"--P. [4] of cover.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
  • Access to property in Africa : an introductory survey / Thomas Bennett & Hanri Mostert
  • Absolute ownership and legal pluralism in Roman law : two arguments / Helen Scott
  • Legal pluralism in Africa : the implications of state recognition of customary laws illustrated from the field of land law / Gordon Woodman
  • Legal pluralism and access to land in Nigeria / Enyinna Nwauche
  • The changing dynamics of customary land tenure : women's access to and control over land in Botswana / Anne Griffiths
  • Taking the gap : "living law land grabbing" in the context of customary succession laws in Southern Africa / Chuma Himonga
  • Securing women's property inheritance in the context of plurality : negotiations of law and authority in Mbunzini customary courts and beyond / Sindiso Mnisi Weeks
  • Contested power and apartheid tribal boundaries : the implications of "living customary law" for indigenous accountability mechanisms / Aninka Claasens
  • Lost in translation : family title in Fingo Village, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape / Rosalie Kingwill
  • Land information as a tool for effective land administration and development / Gerrit Pienaar
  • Legal pluralism : the investor's view / Johann Schiller
  • Promises of future performance and informal-sector transfers of personal property : the example of anglophone Cameroon / Claire Moore Dickerson
  • Indigenous-law land rights : constitutional imperatives and proprietary paradoxes / Anne Pope.
Contributor:
Mostert, Hanri.
Bennett, Thomas.
Related Work:
Acta juridica (Cape Town, South Africa)
Subjects:
ISBN:
0702195324
9780702195327

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