Dr Daniel Hammett

Refereed research articles in journals

  • Hammett, D. and Jackons, L. Online First “Developing a ‘civil’ society in partial democracies: Citizens, in/civility and a critical public sphere”, Political Geography (Hammett, D., Jackson, L)
  • Hammett, D. and Marshall, D. 2017 “Building peaceful citizens? Nation-building in divided societies” Space and Polity 21(2), pp. 129-143
  • Singh, D. and Hammett, D. 2017 “Factors affecting maternal health practices in rural Tanzania” International Development Planning Review 39(2), pp. 143-162
  • Hammett, D. 2017 “Introduction: Exploring the contested terrain of urban citizenship” International Development Planning Review 39(1), pp. 1-13
  • Howes, L. and Hammett, D. 2016 “Negotiating identities and emotional belonging: Shan in northern Thailand” Emotion, Space and Society, 26, pp. 21-28 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.emospa.2016.04.001
  • Oldekop, J. et al. 2016 “100 key questions for the post-2015 development agenda” Development Policy Review, 34, 55-82
  • Hammett, D. 2014 “Understanding the role of communication in promoting active and activist citizenship” Geography Compass
  • Hammett, D. 2014 “Physician migration in the global south between Cuba and South Africa” International Migration, 52, pp. 41-52
  • Hammett, D 2014 “A crisis of representation? British media framing of South Africa’s destination image” Tourism Geographies, 16(2), pp. 221-236.
  • Hammett, D 2014 “Expressing Nationhood Under Conditions of Constrained Sovereignty: Postage stamp iconography of the Bantustans” Environment and Planning A, 46(4), pp. 901-919
  • Shortt, N and Hammett, D 2013 “Informal settlement upgrading in South Africa – outcomes for health and community well-being” Journal of Housing and the Built Environment, 28(4), pp. 615-627.
  • Hammett, D. 2013 “Acknowledging and reflecting: A response to Daya (2012) and Lawhon (2012)” GeoForum 47, pp. A6-A8.
  • Hammett, D. and Staeheli, L. 2013 “Transitions and the Education of the New South African Citizen” Comparative Education Review 57(2), pp. 309-331.
  • Staeheli, L. and Hammett, D. 2013 “‘For the Future of the Nation’: Citizenship, Education and Divided Societies” Political Geography 32(1), pp. 32-41.
  • Hammett, D. 2012 “Negotiating the Academy: Critical Reflections on the Post-Doctoral Fellowship Within the Academic Periphery” Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography 33(3), pp. 286-290. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/sjtg.12005_2/full
  • Hammett, D. and Hoogendoorn, G. 2012 “Reflections on the Politics and Practices of Knowledge Production in the Academic Margins” Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography 33(3), pp. 283-286.
  • Hammett, D. and Sporton, D. 2012 “Paying for interviews? Negotiating ethics, power and expectation” Area 44(4), pp. 496-502.
  • Hammett, D. (2012). Envisaging the Nation: The Iconography of Transforming South African National Narratives. Geopolitics, 17(3), 526-552.
  • Hammett, D. (2012). W(h)ither South African Human Geography? GeoForum, 43(5), 937-947.
  • Hammett, D. (2012). Requiring respect: Searching for non-racialism in post-apartheid South Africa. Politikon, 39(1), 71-88.
  • Hammett, D. (2012). Tales from the Road: Reflections on power and disciplining within the academy. Environment and Planning A, 44(2), 445-457.
  • Hammett, D. (2012). Reworking and resisting globalising influences: Cape Town hip-hop. GeoJournal, 77(3), 417-428.
  • Hammett, D. (2011). Resistance, Power and Geopolitics in Zimbabwe. Area, 43(2), 202–210.
  • Hammett, D. (2011). British media representations of South Africa and the 2010 FIFA World Cup. South African Geographical Journal, 93(1), 63-74.
  • Hammett, D. and Staeheli, L. (2011). Respect and Responsibility: Teaching Citizenship in South African High Schools. International Journal of Educational Development, 31(3), 269-276.
  • Hammett, D. and Mather, C. (2011). Beyond Decoding: Political Cartoons in the Classroom. Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 35(1), 103-119.
  • Hammett, D. (2010). Political Cartoons, Post-Colonialism and Critical African Studies. Critical African Studies, 4, 1-26.
  • Staeheli, L. and Hammett, D. (2010). Educating the New National Citizen: Education, Political Subjectivity, and Divided Societies. Citizenship Studies, 14(6), 667-680.
    doi: 10.1080/13621025.2010.522353
  • Hammett, D. (2010). Zapiro and Zuma: A Symptom of an Emerging Constitutional Crisis in South Africa? Political Geography, 29(2), 88-96.
  • Hammett, D. (2010). Ongoing contestations: the use of racial signifiers in post-apartheid South Africa. Social Identities: Journal for the study of race, nation and culture, 16(2), 247-260.
  • Hammett, D. (2009). Local Beats to Global Rhythms: Student Identities and the Negotiation of Global Cultural Imports in South Africa. Social and Cultural Geography, 10(4), 403-421.
  • Hammett, D. and Jayawardane, N. (2009). Performing the Primitive in the Postcolony: Nyoni's Kraal in Cape Town. Urban Forum, 20(2), 215-233.
  • Hammett, D. (2008). The Challenge of a Perception of a Culture of 'Un-Entitlement' to Citizenship in Post-Apartheid South Africa. Political Geography, 27(6), 652-668.
  • Hammett, D. (2008). Disrespecting Teacher: The Decline in Social Standing of Teachers in Cape Town, South Africa. International Journal of Educational Development, 28(3), 340-347.
  • Hammett, D. (2007). Cuban Intervention in South African Health Care Provision. Journal of Southern African Studies, 33(1), 63-81.
  • Molony, T. and Hammett, D. (2007). The Friendly Financier: Talking Money with the Silenced Assistant. Human Organization, 66(3), 292-300.
  • Hammett, D. and Newsham, A. (2007). Intervention: Widening the Ethical Debate - Academia, activism, and the arms trade. Political Geography, 26(1), 10-12.


  • Hammett, D. and Gough, K 2016 “IDPR in 2016 and beyond”, International Development Planning Review 38(4): 347-357
  • Hammett, D. and Hussain, S. 2015 “‘The world is going to university’: higher education and the prospects for sustainable development” International Development Planning Review 37(4): 361-372


  • Grugel, J. and Hammett, D. (Eds) 2016 The Palgrave Handbook of International Development. Palgrave: London.
  • Hammett, D., Twyman, C. and Graham, M. 2015 Research and Fieldwork in Development. Routledge, London.
  • Dorman, S., Hammett, D. and Nugent, P. (eds.) (2007). Making Nations, Creating Strangers: States and Citizenship in Africa. Brill, Leiden ISBN 978 90 04 15790

Book Chapters

  • Grugel, J. and Hammett, D. 2016 “Introduction: A Call for Action in a Multi-Disciplinary World” in Grugel, J., & Hammett, D. (Eds) The Palgrave Handbook of International Development. Palgrave: London
  • Hammett, D. 2016 “Verwoerd, Hendrik” in Stone, J., Dennis, R., Rizova, P., Smith, A., and Hou, X. (eds) Encyclopaedia of Race, Ethnicity and Nationalism Wiley-Blackwell
  • Hammett, D., & Vickers, D. 2015 “Working with NPOs to enhance collective learning through an international fieldclass” in Erasmus, M and Albertyn, R (eds) Knowledge as Enablement: Higher Education Engagement with the Third Sector in South Africa. SUN Media, Stellenbosch, pp. 253-268.
  • Hammett, D 2014 “Narrating the contested public sphere: Zapiro, Zuma and freedom of expression in South Africa” in Willems, W. & Obadare, E. (Eds) Civic Agency in Africa: Arts of Resistance in the 21st Century. James Currey, Oxford P
  • Hammett, D 2013 “Civil society and the politics of belonging in Southern Africa” in Obadare, E. (Ed) The Handbook of Civil Society in Africa. Springer, London, pp. 125-142
  • Hammett, D. 2013 “Requiring respect: Searching for non-racialism in post-apartheid South Africa” in Everatt, D. (Ed) Non-Racialism in South Africa. Routledge, London
  • Hammett, D. 2013 “South Africa’s Destination Image: Media framing and representational crises” in Visser, G., and Ferreira, S. (Eds) Tourism and Crisis. Routledge, London, pp. 53-75.
  • Staeheli, L., and Hammett, D. 2012 “Educating the New National Citizen: Education, Political Subjectivity, and Divided Societies” in Pykett, J. (Ed) Governing Through Pedagogy: Re-Educating Citizens Routledge, London.
  • Dorman, S., Hammett, D. and Nugent, P. (2007). Introduction: Citizenship and its Casualties in Africa. In: Dorman, S., Hammett, D. and Nugent, P. (eds.) Making Nations, Creating Strangers: States and Citizenship in Africa. Brill, Leiden. 3-26.