Dr. P.G.M. (Paul) Hebinck
Associate Professor


Background MSc Human Geography, PhD Social Sciences, Catholic University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands. Rural Development Sociologist specialized in agrarian transformation processes in Africa with an emphasis on land reform, small scale farming and rural livelihoods.


  • Geography
  • Rural Development Sociology
  • Africa
  • Agrarian transformations
  • Land and Agrarian reform
  • Development
  • Rural Livelihoods
  • Peasant farming
  • Rural Development


  • Rural development and the construction of new markets: Paul Hebinck, Jan Douwe van der Ploeg and Sergio Schneider. Routledge

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