Research outputs

Access is provided to research outputs generated by HSRC researchers since 2000. All research outputs are provided free of charge to the public, with the exception of confidential reports. Where possible the full-text is provided for immediate download. If you are interested in obtaining a copy of an output which is not immediately available for download, please contact the Digital Curation Team at

HSRC Repository

The HSRC Institutional Repository is an important tool that the HSRC utilises to preserve and disseminate its documents. Different types of publications including scholarly research outputs are collected, preserved and distributed in a digital format.

Research data

The HSRC Research Data Service provides a digital repository of the HSRC's research data in support of evidence-based human and social development.


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2020 Foreword


2019 Marikana unresolved: massacre, culpability and consequences

Between 11 and 16 August 2012 the Lonmin platinum mine at Marikana, in South Africa's North West Province, witnessed a tragedy in which 34 m...

2019 The killing fields: Marikana and the justice deficit

The Marikana massacre showed the post-apartheid state turning on itself by using state machinery to kill the most vulnerable. Marikana repre...

2019 Making sense of mining history

This book draws together international contributors to analyse a wide range of aspects of mining history across the globe including mining a...