SOAS University of London

Department of Development Studies

Henry Bernstein

MA (Cantab), MSc (London)
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Overview

Teaching

Expertise

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Regional Expertise
  • Africa
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Country Expertise
  • South Africa
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Publications

Authored Books

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

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

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

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), pp 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.

Book Chapters

Bernstein, Henry (2010) '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. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

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.

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.

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 Resurgence of Rural Movements in Africa, Asia & Latin America. London: Zed Books, pp 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. London: 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.

Monographs and Working Papers

Bernstein, Henry and Oya, Carlos (2014) Rural futures. How much should markets rule?. London: IIED Working Paper.

 

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