Land rights and conflict in Africa
Author: Laura Seay
The relationship between land rights, governance, and violence in Africa is far more complicated that much conventional wisdom and existing research suggests. Catherine Boone, Professor of Comparative Politics and African Political Economy at the London School of Economics, addresses these questions and many more in her new book, “Property and Political Order in Africa: Land Rights and the Structure of Politics.”
She graciously took the time to answer questions about her findings on the relationship between land rights, ethnicity, and conflict in Africa.
Follow the link below to read the full interview: