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Prof R.B. Gaidzanwa

Senior Lecturer 

Prof R.B Gaidzanwa

Key Research area: Gender, Industrial & Educational Sociology, Musicology

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1. Gaidzanwa, R.B (1985), Images of Women in Zimbabwe Literature, College Press. Harare.
2. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2001), Issues in Policy-Making in Southern Africa. SAPES Books
3. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2001), Speaking for Ourselves: Masculinities and Femininities at the University of Zimbabwe. (ed) Ford Foundation/AAP/GSA. Harare.
4. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2001) Social Policy Options for Zimbabwe beyond 2007. UZ Centre for Rural Development and Kellogg. Harare.

Articles, Book Chapters and Monographs
1. Gaidzanwa, R.B and Manyeruke, C. Livelihoods Situation Analysis of University of Zimbabwe Female Students. A publication of the Students’ Solidarity Trust. Harare. 2010
2. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2010), African Feminism: Rethinking approaches and reconsidering strategies. in BUWA: A Journal on African Women’s Experiences. Vol. 1. Issue 1.
3. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2009) Poverty, HIV and AIDS: Implications for Southern Africa in the Global Capitalist Architecture in 4. CODESRIA/ACLA South-South Collaborative Program Series. Paper No 23. Dakar, HIV/AIDS, Gender and Social Development in the Millenium.
4. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2008), Academics at Play: Leisure and Recreation as processes of contesting, producing and reproducing intellectual, gender and institutional cultures at the University of Zimbabwe. AAU/UCT. Cape Town.
5. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2008), Policy making in Zimbabwe’s social sectors: An analysis” in Gaidzanwa, R.B. (ed) Processes and practises in Policy making since 2000 in Zimbabwe (provisional title) Kellogg Foundation and Centre for Rural Development, UZ. Harare. 2008.
6. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2007) Gender Issues in Post –Primary Education (PPE). Background Paper. ADEA/International Institute for Education and UNESCO.
7. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2007) Alienation, Gender and Institutional culture at the University of Zimbabwe in Feminist Africa: Rethinking Universities 1. Issue 8. September 2007. pp 60-80.
8. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2007) Academic Women: Building Human Capital at the University of Zimbabwe in Assie-Lumumba, N.T. Reconceptualisiing Gender-Based Human Capabilities and Upgrading Human Rights to Knowledge. CEPARRED Pan African Series. Abidjan. Cote d’voire.
9. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2006) Continuity and Change in Women’s Shona and Ndebele Writing in Zimbabwe: A Gender Analysis In Mguni, Z Furusa, M and Magosvongwe, R (eds) African Womanhood in Zimbabwe Literature: New Critical Perspectives on Women’s Literature. African Languages College Press. Harare.
10. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2006), Revitalizing the Women’s Movement in Southern Africa: A concept paper, OSISA. Johannesburt.
11. Rethinking Gender Mainstreaming in the Era of Rights: A critical analysis of gender mainstreaming as a strategy for women’s empowerment in OPENSPACE Quarterly Journal of the Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa. Vol. 1.No.1. April 2005.
12. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2004) Women, Gender and Electoral Politics in Zimbabwe. Electoral Institute of Southern Africa Research Report No. 8.
13. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2004) Emerging Challenges in Zimbabwe’s Land Reform Programme OSSREA BULLETIN Volume. 1. No. 2.
14. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2001), Masculinities and Femininities at the University of Zimbabwe: Student perspectives and responses through the Affirmative Action project. Speaking for Ourselves: Masculinities and Femininities amongst students at the University of Zimbabwe UZ/AAP/Ford Foundation. Harare.
15. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2001), Family and household concepts in creative policy making, Policy Making Issues in Southern Africa. SAPES. 2001.
16. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2001) An Introduction: Policy Making in Southern Africa. Policy Making Issues in Southern Africa. SAPES.
17. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2001), Politics and the State in Southern Africa. Policy Making Issues in Southern Africa. SAPES.
18. Gaidzanwa, R.B (2000), Routledge International Encyclopaedia of Women. Routledge Article 870.
19. Gaidzanwa, R.B (1999), Voting With Their Feet: A Study of Zimbabwe Doctors and Nurses Who Have Migrated From Zimbabwe At The Time of Structural Adjustment. Research Report No. 111. Nordic Africa Institute. Uppsala. Sweden
20. Gaidzanwa, R.B (1999), Indigenisation as Empowerment? Gender and Race in the Empowerment Discourse in Zimbabwe”. In Cheater, A.P. (ed) The Anthropology of Power. Routledge. London and New York. 1999.
21. Gaidzanwa, R.B (1999), Gender, Class and Custom into the Millennium. SARIPS Occasional Paper. Constitutional Series. 1999.

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