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2009 Race, ethnicity and the politics of positioning: the making of coloured identity in colonial Zimbabwe, 1890-1980

This chapter examines the growth of a distinct coloured group consciousness in Zimbabwe. The history of this group has not only been margin...

2007 Political management of ethnic perceptions: an assessment of the African National Congress

This paper argues that the ANC has historically followed a moderate route - embracing tradition, whilst denouncing tribalism. Yet, this did...

2007 'Echoing silences': ethnicity in post-colonial Zimbabwe, 1980-2007

In spite of its rare entry into both official and public discourses about contemporary Zimbabwe, ethnicity, alongside race, has continued to...