School of Built Environment & Development Studies

Mdlalose, Methembe Z

Methembe Mdlalose

Mdlalose, Methembe Z


Discipline Community Development

Contact Number 031-260-2573

Campus Howard College Campus

Office Address C718 Denis Shepstone Building

Last Updated 12 months ago

Degrees Held

  • PhD (Community Development), University of KwaZulu-Natal, 2021

Research Interests

  • Local Economic Development
  • Political Economy
  • Regional Development

Research Interests

  • Development



  • Mdlalose, M, Khalema E, N; Ntini, E. (2021). The Covid-19 Pandemic As An Agency For The Neoliberal Shock Doctrine In South Africa. In Fares, L, S And Duarte, P, H, E (Eds), Decent Work Or Decent Income? ‘Corona Crisis’ Experiences. ICDD And GLU Community.
  • Mdlalose, M. (2022) An appraisal of South Africa’s July civil unrest through the lens of Frustration-Aggression Theory: The Case of KwaZulu-Natal Province. In Masuku et al (Eds), The Afrocentricity Trajectories of Looting in South Africa. Lexington Books.
  • Mdlalose, M. & Khambule, I. (2022). Exploring Housing Policy and Multidimensional Poverty from a Capabilities Approach in South Africa. In Masuku et al (Eds). Housing the Poor on the African Continent: Reconsidering Ubuntu Philosophy. Cambridge Press