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Department of Development Studies

Professor Henry Bernstein

MA (Cantab), MSc (London)

Overview

Henry Bernstein
Department of Development Studies

Emeritus Professor of Development Studies

SOAS Food Studies Centre

Professorial Research Associate

Agrarian Change and Development

Emeritus Professor

Labour, Movements and Development

Research Cluster Member

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Professor Henry Bernstein
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Teaching

Expertise

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Available for
Regional Expertise
  • Africa
  • Global
Country Expertise
  • South Africa
Languages

Publications

Authored Books

Bernstein, Henry (2010) Class Dynamics of Agrarian Change. Fernwood, Pluto and University of Michigan Press. (Forthcoming)

Bernstein, Henry (2000) "The Peasantry" in Global Capitalism: Who, Where and Why. Merlin Press (London), pp. 25-51.

Bernstein, Henry and Woodhouse, P and Hulme, D (2000) African Enclosures? The Social Dynamics of Wetlands in Drylands. James Currey.

Book Chapters

Bernstein, Henry (2010) 'Globalisation, neoliberalism, labour, with reference to South Africa.' In: Saad Filho, Alfredo and Yalman, G., (eds.), Transitions to Neoliberalism in Middle-Income Countries: Policy Dilemmas, Economic Crises, Mass Resistance. London: Routledge.

Bernstein, Henry and Leys, Colin and Panitch, Leo (2008) 'Reflections on violence today.' In: Panitch, L. and Leys, C., (eds.), The Socialist Register 2009. London: Merlin Press, pp. 5-22. (Socialist register)

Bernstein, Henry (2008) 'Agrarian questions from transition to globalization.' In: Akram-Lodhi, A.H. and Kay, C., (eds.), Peasants and Globalization. Political Economy, Rural Transformation and the Agrarian Question. London: Routledge, pp. 239-261. (Routledge ISS studies in rural livelihoods)

Bernstein, Henry (2008) 'Agrarian questions from transition to globalization.' In: Akram-Lodhi, A. H. and Kay, C., (eds.), Peasants and Globalization. Political Economy, Rural Transformation and the Agrarian Question. London: Routledge.

Bernstein, Henry (2007) 'Structural adjustment and African agriculture: A retrospect.' In: Moore, David, (ed.), The World Bank. Development, Poverty, Hegemony. Scottsville: University of KwaZulu-Natal Press.

Bernstein, Henry (2006) 'Agrarian questions of capital and labour: some theory about land reform (and a periodisation).' In: Ntsebeza, Lungisile and Hall, Ruth, (eds.), The Land Question in South Africa. The Challenge of Transformation and Redistribution,. Cape Town: HSRC Press.

Bernstein, Henry (2005) 'Rural Land & Land Conflicts in Sub-Saharan Africa.' In: Moyo, Sam and Yeros, Paris, (eds.), Reclaiming the Land: The Resurgance of Rural Movements in Africa, Asia & Latin America. Zed Books, 67 - 101.

Bernstein, Henry (2005) 'Rural land and land struggles in sub-Saharan Africa.' In: Moyo, Sam and Yeros, Paris, (eds.), Reclaiming the Land: the Resurgence of Rural Movements in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Zed Books, UK, pp. 67-101.

Bernstein, Henry (2005) 'Rural Land & Land Conflicts in Sub-Saharan African.' In: Moyo, Sam and Yeros, Paris, (eds.), Reclaiming the Land, The Resurgence of Rural Movements in Africa, Asia, & Latin America. David Phillips - Zed Books London, pp. 67-102.

Bernstein, Henry 'Rural Livelihoods and Agrarian Change: Bringing Class Back In.' In: Long, Norman and Jingzhong, Ye, (eds.), Rural Transformations and Policy Intervention in the Twenty First Century: China in Context. Edward Elgar. (In Press)

Articles

Bernstein, Henry (2009) 'V. I. Lenin and A. V. Chayanov: Looking Back, Looking Forward.' Journal of Peasant Studies, 36 (1). pp. 55-81.

Bernstein, Henry (2008) 'Rural Livelihoods in a Globalizing World: Bringing Class Back In [in Chinese].' Journal of China Agricultural University, 25 (1). pp. 40-51.

Bernstein, Henry and Woodhouse, Phil (2007) 'Africa: eco-populist utopias and (micro-)capitalist realities.' Socialist Register, 43 .

Bernstein, Henry (2007) 'The Antinomies of Development Studies.' Journal für Entwicklungspolitik, 23 (2). pp. 12-27.

Bernstein, Henry (2006) 'Is There an Agrarian Question in the 21st Century?' Canadian Journal of Development Studies, 27 (4). pp. 449-460.

Bernstein, Henry (2006) 'Studying Development/ Development Studies.' African Studies, 65 (1). pp. 45-62.

Bernstein, Henry (2006) 'Land Conflicts in Sub-Saharan Africa: Political Economy and Moral Economy.' Afriche e Orienti, 8 (2). pp. 116-30.

Bernstein, Henry (2006) 'Once were/still are peasants? Farming in a globalising ‘south’.' New Political Economy, 11 (3). pp. 399-406.

Bernstein, Henry (2004) 'The Boys from Bothaville, or the Rise and Fall of King Maize: A South African Story.' Journal of Agrarian Change, 4 (4). pp. 492-508.

Bernstein, Henry (2004) 'Considering Africa's Agrarian Questions.' Historical Materialism, 12;4 . 115 - 144.

Bernstein, Henry (2002) 'Land Reform: Taking a Long(er) View.' Journal of Agrarian Change, vol 2( . pp. 433-463.

Bernstein, Henry and Byres, TJ (2001) 'From Peasant Studies to Agrarian Change.' Journal of Agrarian Change, vol. 1 . pp. 1-56.

Bernstein, Henry and Woodhouse, P (2001) 'Telling Environmental Change Like It Is? Reflections on a Study in Sub-Saharan Africa.' Journal of Agrarian Change, vol. 1 . pp. 283-324.

Bernstein, Henry (1999) 'Ghana''s Drug Economy: some preliminary data.' Review of African Political Economy, 26 no7 . pp. 13-32.

Bernstein, Henry (1998) 'Social Change in the South African Countryside? Land and Production, Poverty and Power.' Journal of Peasant Studies, 25 no . pp. 1-32.

Bernstein, Henry (1996) 'Agrarian Questions Then and Now.' Journal of Peasant Studies, 24 nos . pp. 22-59.

Bernstein, Henry (1996) 'How White Agriculture (Re)Positioned Itself for a "New South Africa".' Critical Sociology, 23 no3 . pp. 3-36.

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