Dr. Calvin Masilela Professor, Department of Geography & Regional Planning; Regional Planning Program Director

Professional Presentations and Publications

Masilela, C.O., 2019. Urban Agriculture. In The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Urban and Regional Studies.
Ghosh, S., Sweta, B. and Masilela, C. O., (2018). Metropolitan Regional Scale Smart City Approaches in a Shrinking City in the American Rust Belt – Case of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In T. M. Vinod Kumar (ed.) Smart Metropolitan Regional Development, Singapore: Springer.
Ghosh, S, Banerji, H., Chattopadhyay, S., and Okey, B. 2017. Student Field Studies in India II: Chinatown, Kolkata. American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting, Boston.
Masilela, C.O., 2014. Building apartheid: On architecture and order in imperial Cape Town. By Nicholas Coetzer. University of Cape Town, South Africa, Ashgate Studies in Architecture, 2013. In African Geographical Review, Volume 33, Number 2, December 2014.
Masilela, C.O., 2011. Rural Development Theory and Practice. By Ruth McAreavey. New York and London: Routledge. 2009. The Pennsylvania Geographer, Spring/Summer 2011. Volume 49, Number 1.
Masilela, C.O., 2008. Survey of Sub-Saharan Africa: A Regional Geography. By Roy Cole and H. J. De Blij. New York and Oxford University Press.
Okey, B.W. 2013. Book Review. The Quest: Energy, Security and the Remaking of the Modern World by Daniel Yergin. The Pennsylvania Geographer 51(2):109--112.
Dube, S. and Masilela, C.O. 2006. Rethinking the African State: A New Conceptualization on Sub-Saharan Africa. In: Konadu-Agyemang, K and Panford, K (eds.) Africa’s Development in the 21st Century: Pertinent socio-economic and Development Issues, pp. 27-47 Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishing Co.
Okey, B.W. 2012. Monitoring a public water resource exposed to Marcellus shale development: The case of Beaver Run Reservoir. Journal of Appalachian Studies 18:38-41.
Dube, S. and Masilela, C.O. 2006. Land Reform and Land Redistribution in Zimbabwe: A Tragedy of the Commons. In: Konadu-Agyemang, K and Panford, K (eds.) Africa’s Development in the 21st Century: Pertinent socio-economic and Development Issues, pp. 179-199 Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishing Co.
Dube, S. and Masilela, C. O. and 2004. Olson's Stationary-Roving Bandit Model: An Application to Zimbabwe's Land Reform and Sustainable Development. The Pennsylvania Geographer, Spring/Summer, Volume 42. Number 1.
Masilela, C.O., and Meyer, W. A., 1998. The Role of Citizen Participation in Comprehensive Planning: The Morgantown Experience. Small Town, Volume 29, No.3, pp. 4-15.
Masilela, C.O., and Rankin, D., 1998. Land Reform in Zimbabwe: ZANU-PF’s Red Herring. The East African Geographical Review (EAGR), Volume 20 (1), pp.1-19.
Masilela, C.O., 1998. Malawi. In Saul Cohen (Editor-in-chief). The Columbia Gazetteer of the World, Columbia University Press. Volume 2, pp. 1851.
Masilela, C.O., 1998. Zambia. In Saul Cohen (Editor-in-chief). The Columbia Gazetteer of the World, Columbia University Press. Volume 3, pp. 3548-3549.
Masilela, C.O., 1998. Zimbabwe. In Saul Cohen (Editor-in-chief). The Columbia Gazetteer of the World, Columbia University Press. Volume 3, pp. 3568-3569.
Masilela, C.O., and Weiner, D., 1997. Lessons from Zimbabwe's Land Resettlement Experience. In de Villiers, A. and Critchley W., Rural Land Reform Issues in Southern Africa: Lessons For South Africa's Northern Province, University of the North, South Africa, pp 24-41.
Masilela, C. O., and Weiner, D., 1996.Resettlement Planning. In Zimbabwe and South's Africa's Rural Land Reform Discourse. Third World Planning Review, Volume 18 (1), pp. 23-43.
Masilela, C.O., 1995. Contested Lands: Conflict & Compromise in New Jersey Pine Barrens. By Robert J. Mason. 1992. Temple University Press. Pennsylvania Geographer. Vol. XXXIII, 1, pp. 93-95.
Masilela, C.O., 1994. Teaching American Students About Urbanization in Developing Countries: The Use of Role-Playing Exercises. Journal of Geography, 93, 3, pp.114-124.
Knox, P. L., and Masilela, C. O., 1990. Role Orientations of Third World Urban Planners. Planning and Environment B: 17, pp. 9-22.
Knox, P. L., and Masilela, C. O., 1989. Attitudes to Third World Urban Planning: Practitioners versus Outside Experts. Habitat International, 13, 3, pp. 67-79.
Masilela, C. O., 1988. Changing Rural Development Policies and Planning in Zimbabwe: Comment. In Robert, A. Obudho (ed.). Regional Development Policies and Planning in Africa. Regional Development Dialogue Special Issue, pp. 216-218.