Library


Here you will find links to newspaper articles, (academic) publications, manuals and tools that relate to our work and that you might also find useful for your work as a community worker, student, teacher, facilitator, etc. The subjects are listed in alphabetical order.


Absent Male Role Model & Men Work


Ngunyi Wambugu, J. (no date) “Invisible fathers”: they need our support

Children from single-parent families lack a male role model (The Guardian, Jan 20th 2009)
http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2009/jan/19/children-earlyyearseducation

Father Absence and the Welfare of Children (Sara McLanahan, no date)
http://apps.olin.wustl.edu/macarthur/working%20papers/wp-mclanahan2.htm

Lack of Male Role Models Causes Depression (The Men’s Network, no date)
http://brightonmanplan.wordpress.com/2010/12/29/lack-of-male-roles-models-cause-depression/

Male Teachers as Role Models
http://www.csun.edu/~bashforth/305_PDF/305_FinalProj/305FP_Gender/MaleTeachersMasculinityPedagogyRoleMOdels_Mar08.pdf


Community & organisational development


Barefoot Guide to Working with Organisations & Social Change (CDRA, 2010)
http://www.barefootguide.org/download.htm

Introducing Asset Based Community Development (Community Connections, no date)
http://www.connectionsafrica.org.za/publications/ABCD.pdf


Corruption


A Meditation on Corruption (Njabulo S Ndebele, 21 Jan 2012)
http://www.citypress.co.za/Columnists/A-meditation-on-corruption-20120121


Crime & gangsterism


All about the Bavana for Cape gang youth (Cape Times, 4 October 2012)
http://www.iol.co.za/capetimes/all-about-the-bavana-for-cape-gang-youth-1.1396336

Lavender Hill’s period of peace (IOL, 23 Aug 2012)
http://www.iol.co.za/news/crime-courts/lavender-hill-s-period-of-peace-1.1368302

Zuma orders report on Cape ganglands (Mail & Guardian, 18 July 2012)
http://mg.co.za/article/2012-07-18-zuma-orders-report-on-cape-ganglands

Police in cahoots with gangsters (Eye Witness, 12 July 2012)
http://ewn.co.za/2012/07/12/Residents-Police-are-in-cahoots-with-gangsters

State of Emergency demanded for Cape Town gangs (Sapa, 7 July 2012)
http://www.timeslive.co.za/local/2012/07/07/state-of-emergency-demanded-for-cape-town-gangs

SA heading to top of the tik trade chain (Times Live, 2 July 2012)
http://www.timeslive.co.za/thetimes/2012/07/02/sa-heading-to-top-of-tik-trade-chain

Is the Revived, Gentler PAGAD doing God’s work? (Mail & Guardian, 21 Oct 2011)
http://mg.co.za/article/2011-10-21-is-the-revived-gentler-kinder-pagad-doing-gods-work

Shooting Crime: Cape Town’s other side (Mail & Guardian, 24 June 2011)
http://mg.co.za/article/2011-06-24-shooting-crime-cape-towns-other-side

Food and Love where Bullets Fly (Mail & Guardian, 1 April 2011)
http://mg.co.za/print/2011-04-01-food-and-love-where-bullets-fly

The social contradictions of organised crime on the Cape Flats (Andre Standing, 2003)
http://www.iss.co.za/Pubs/Papers/74/Paper74.html


Education


Matric Razmataz Conceals Sad Reality (Weekend Argus, Jan 7th 2012)


Lavender Hill


Wikipedia “Cape Flats”
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cape_Flats

Census Info Lavender Hill (2001)
http://www.capetown.gov.za/en/stats/2001census/Documents/Lavender%20Hill.htm


Leadership development


What Makes a Leader? (1996) D. Goleman


Multiply woundedness


Cabrera, M. “Living and Surviving in a Multiply Wounded Society”

Mangena, M. (Cape Times, 9th May 2012) ‘Despite the horrors, we deserve freedom’


South African politics


Sparks, A. (Cape Times, 9th May 2012) ‘Change is always too slow in coming’