Mineworkers in Zambia Labour and Political Change in Post-Colonial Africa (International Library of African Studies) by Miles Larmer

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Subjects:

  • Mining industry,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • Zambia,
  • Africa - South - General,
  • Government - International,
  • Political History,
  • History / Africa / South / General

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8957977M
ISBN 101845112997
ISBN 109781845112998

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Table of contents. Acknowledgements – vii Map of the Zambian Copperbelt – ix Introduction – 1 1. Mineworkers and Political Change in Northern Rhodesia, – 29 2. Zambia's Political Economy, – 42 3.

From Independence to the One-Party State, – 59 4. Talking in Dark Corners, – 97 5. 'The Hour Has Come at the Pit', – 6.

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New Haven, Yale University Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Thesis/dissertation: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robert H Bates; Foreign Area Fellowship Program.; American Council of Learned Societies.

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Larmer, Miles. Mineworkers in Zambia. London: Tauris Academic Studies, © (OCoLC) Mineworkers Union of Zambia (MUZ) General Secretary Joseph Chewe said.

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Hardcover. No dust jacket. Minimal wear, no markings or highlights, otherwise nice clean by: The TAZARA (Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority), or Freedom Railway, from Dar es Salaam on the Tanzanian coast to the Copperbelt region of Zambia, was instrumental in fostering one of the most sweeping development transitions in postcolonial Africa.

Built during the. The study of civil society's Mineworkers in Zambia book in pro-democracy movements in sub-Saharan Africa has generally neglected the underlying motivations informing mass participation in such movements. The role of Zambia's mineworkers and their union in the –91 Movement for Multi-Party Democracy (MMD) is an important example of such by: Book Reviews Unions, Parties, and Political Development: A Study of Mineworkers in Zambia.

By Robert H. Bates. Yale University Press, Pp. Mineworkers in Zambia book $ Michael F. Lofchie University of California, Los Angeles It is by now almost a commonplace to suggest that political studies of. Once lauded as the wave of the African future, Zambia's economic boom in the s and early s was fueled by the export of copper and other primary materials.

Since the mids, however, the urban economy has rapidly deteriorated, leaving workers scrambling to get by.

Expectations of Pages:   Once lauded as the wave of the African future, Zambia's economic boom in the s and early s was fueled by the export of copper and other primary materials.

Since the mids, however, the urban economy has rapidly deteriorated, leaving workers scrambling to get by. Expectations of Modernity explores the social and cultural responses to this prolonged. TRADE UNION SERVICES AND BENEFITS IN AFRICA Edited by: Trywell Kalusopa Kwabena Nyarko Otoo This book could not have come at any other right time than now when trade unions are struggling to remain relevant to their members and society at large.

MUZ Mineworkers Union of Zambia NABWU Namibia Building Workers Union NACTU National File Size: 2MB. Mineworkers Union of Namibia (MUN) is one of the most powerful of Namibia's trade plays a leading public role in the Namibian political space and is an ally of the ruling South West Africa People's Organization (SWAPO) government.

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Tordoff (ed), Politics in Zambia (Manchester, Manchester University Press, ). 4 M. Larmer, 'A Class Apart: Mineworkers and Political Change in Zambia, ' (PhD thesis, University of Sheffield, forthcoming). THE Mineworkers Union of Zambia (MUZ) says Zambia’s mining sector is headed for remarkable recovery following an increase in copper News Luanshya Mine reinstates suspended miners.

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The Mineworkers' Union of Zambia Our study focuses on the pattern of membership in the Mineworkers' Union of Zambia. The Mineworkers' Union is the largest union in Zambia and one of the biggest in all of Africa.

The Union was formed as the Northern Rhodesia African Mineworkers' Union in Inthe Union. Corrections. All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:taf:revape:vyipSee general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

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Once lauded as the wave of the African future, Zambia's economic boom in the s and early s was fueled by the export of copper and other primary materials. Since the mids, however, the urban economy has rapidly deteriorated, leaving workers scrambling to get by. Expectations of Modernity explores the social and cultural responses to this prolonged period.

Non-ferrous cash prices, per metric tonne, discovered on the Ring: *Gold and Silver spot price, per troy ounce, established basis LMEselect trading: THE Mineworkers Union of Zambia (MUZ) has called on Government to find another equity partner for Konkola Copper Mines (KCM)’s mining operations in the country.

Despite these tensions, the incoming Mineworkers Union of Zambia president Oswell Muny enyembe has spoken supportively of Chinese investors, telling the Zambia Daily Mail, "We cannot wholesomely (sic) condemn the Chinese-owned mining houses.

Mineworkers Union of Zambia (MUZ) president Rayford Mbulu said the latest incident illustrated the reckless disregard for employee at Chinese facilities. "We don't care what investments people. HIV is a leading cause of death and a health threat to many. As a key implementing agency of the U.S.

President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), CDC works with Zambia to build a sustainable, high-impact national HIV response to accelerate progress towards the UNAIDS global targets to control the HIV epidemic by the year viii List of tables Formal employment and labour force trends Formal employment in Zambia, Major Zambian Trade Unions, Distribuition of bycicles by ZNWLG National presidential election results Parliamentary candidates by party and gender National assembly elections results: Seats won File Size: 3MB.

Miles Larmer is Lecturer in International History at the University of Sheffield in the United Kingdom. He has written extensively on Zambian history and politics and is the author of Mineworkers in Zambia: Labour and Political Change in Post-Colonial Africa ( I.B.

Tauris). Athropological case-study on Zambia in the wake of neoliberalism/corporate globalization. From the book "the abjected, redlined spaces of decline and disinvestments in the contemporary global economy are as much a part of the geography of capitalism as the booming zones of enterprise and prosperity--they reveal less the outside of the system than its /5.

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The significance of the urban vote for the PF has driven a particular form of populism in Zambia, which plays on dissatisfaction among mineworkers in. Human Rights Watch documented in its report that two CNMC subsidiaries, Sino Metals and CCS, blocked Zambia’s oldest mining union, the.

Zambia: IMF advises Zambia to delay re-financing $ billion of Eurobonds South Africa book Cosafa U20 Cup final date with Zambia. ZAMBIA: A COUNTRY STUDY, supra n at app.

(based on information from Zambia, Central Statistical Office, XIV MONTHLY DIGEST OF STATISTICS (Lusaka) & Supp. at 1 (Mar.-June )). All of Zambia's major towns except three, Lusaka, Kahwe and Livingstone, are on the Copperbelt.

ZAMBIA: A COUNTRY STUDY, supra n at ]. How is Mineworkers Union of Zambia (est. ) abbreviated? MUZ stands for Mineworkers Union of Zambia (est. ). MUZ is defined as Mineworkers Union of Zambia (est. ) somewhat frequently.Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Miles Larmer books online.

Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.The National Union of Mineworkers was founded in Its birth was facilitated by comrades Cyril Ramaphosa who rose to be its first General Secretary, James Motlatsi who turned to be its first President, and Elijah Barayi who became its Vice President and later the President of Cosatu in when the federation was formed.

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