Sökning: "Caroline Khumalo"

Hittade 2 uppsatser innehållade orden Caroline Khumalo.

  1. 1. Can farmers diversify from growing tobacco in Zimbabwe?

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Författare :Caroline Khumalo; [2013]
    Nyckelord :Diversification; Livelihoods; Rural Change; Tobacco; Zimbabwe;

    Sammanfattning : Firm action has been taken by international organisations such as the FAO and the World Bank to curb the growth and consumption of tobacco. Subsequently, one of the world’s poorest countries, Zimbabwe, is also one of the largest producers of tobacco. This thesis examines how Zimbabwean farmers are diversifying from tobacco. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The power of tobacco : discipline, power and knowledge : decision to grow a controversial crop

    Magister-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Författare :Caroline Claudia Mugadza Khumalo; [2011]
    Nyckelord :tobacco; power; knowledge; discipline ; symbolic interaction; communication; diversification;

    Sammanfattning : The Tobacco industry finds itself in a vulnerable position as various international bodies lobby tocurb its growth and consumption due to health, environmental and social concerns. UsingFoucault’s theories of discipline, power and knowledge alongside with symbolic interactionism Iconduct a study of tobacco growers and how communication motivates them to grow tobacco, cutdown or grow trees, use child labour and become contract growers. LÄS MER