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  • Thesis, Reports & Book Chapters

    Roux L M PhD 2013. Fall 2008 – Winter 2013 Land Registration Use: Sales in a State-Subsidised Housing Estate in South Africa. UCGE Reports 20372 Download

    Danso N E MSc(Eng) 2012. Fall 2009 – Fall 2012 Peri-Urban Land Tenure in Ghana (Accra): Case Study of Birtianor. UCGE Reports 20373 Download

    Shunnar T MSc(Eng) 2011. Fall 2008 – Fall 2011 Detecting Fraudulent Activities in Land Record Systems:An Application of Data Mining. Download

    Timmins T MSc(Eng) 2010 Modelling Spatial Dependence in Multivariate Regression Models of Grizzly Bear Health in Alberta, Canada.. Download

    Whittal J PhD 2008 Fiscal Cadastral Systems Reform: A Case Study of the General Valuation Project 2000 in the City of Cape Town. UCGE Report 20272. Download

    Muhsen A R 2008. Developing Multimedia Land Record Systems. UCGE Report 20283.Download

    Adlard G, Barry M et al (23 authors) 2003 Informal Settlements Handbook. Provincial Government of the Western Cape, South Africa, Department of Housing.http://www.westerncape.gov.za/eng/pubs/guides/I/10448

    Barry M B 1999. Evaluating Cadastral systems in Periods of Uncertainty: A Study of Cape Town’s Xhosa-speaking Communities.Download

    Barry M (Editor) 1998. Proceedings of the International Conference on Land Tenure in the Developing World with a focus on Southern Africa, 27-29 .January 1998, University of Cape Town.Download

    Fourie C D 1993. A New Approach to the Zulu Land Tenure System: A Historical Anthropological Explanation of the Development of an Informal Settlement.Download

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  • Peer-reviewed journal papers

    Barry M., 2010. Land restitution and communal property associations: The Elandskloof case. Land Use Policy. 28(1), 139-150.

    Huang B., Wu B., and Barry M., 2010. Geographically and temporally weighted regression for modeling spatio-temporal variation in house prices, International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 24:3, 383-401.

    Barry M., Hunter A., and Muhsen A., 2009. Scalable Land Tenure Record Systems. Technika Chronika Tech. Chron. Sci. J. TCG, I, No 1-2. (include in 2009-2011 APR english version to come)

    Barry M., 2009. Land Administration Strategy Formulation using GIS in Post Conflict Hargeisa, Somaliland. Surveys and Land Information Science. 69(1), March 2009, 39-52.

    Muhsen A-R., and Barry M.B., 2008. Technical Challenges in Developing Flexible Land Records Software. Surveys and Land Information Science. 68(3), 171-181.

    MacLaren O., Sangster K., and Barry M., 2008. Aboriginal title: The Marshall and Bernard Cases. Geomatica, September 2008. 62(3), 257–265.

    MacLaren O., and Barry M., 2008. Video Evidence and the Land Surveyor in a Changing Technological Environment. New Zealand Surveyor, 298(September 2008), 14-19.

    Barry M., Dewar D., Whittal J., and Muzondo I., 2007. Land Conflicts in Informal Settlements: Wallacedene in Cape Town, South Africa. Urban Forum, 18(3), 171-189, October 2007.

    Barry M., 2007. Boundary Systems in Post Apartheid Urban Settlements in Cape Town. Surveying and Land Information Science, 67(2), 75-86, June 2007.

    Barry M., 2007. Post Conflict Boundary Systems: Browns Farm, Cape Town. Zeitschrift für Vermessungswesen. Heft 1/2007. 132.Jahrgang, 26–31.

    Augustinus C., and Barry M., 2006. Land Management Strategy Formulation in Post Conflict Societies. Survey Review, 38(302), 668-681.

    Barry M., 2006. Formalising Informal Land Rights: the case of Marconi Beam and Joe Slovo Park. Habitat International, 30(2006), 628–644.

    Barry M., 2005. Boundary Systems in Informal Settlement Upgrades: Imizamo Yethu Settlement in Cape Town. New Zealand Surveyor, 295(December 2005), 34-39.

    Barry M., and Rüther H., 2005. Data Collection and Management for Informal Settlement Upgrades. URISA Journal, 17(1), 43-52.

    Barry M., 2005. Applying the Theory of Planned Behaviour to Cadastral Systems. Survey Review, 38(296), 124-137.

    Barry M., 2004. Official Coordinates, Lawfully Established Monuments and South African Cadastral Surveys. Geomatica , 58(4), 202-205.

    Barodien G., and Barry M., 2004. Palm Computers for Spatially Referenced Social Surveys in Upgrading Informal Settlements. New Zealand Surveyor, 294(June 2004), 3-9.

    Barry M., Elema I., and van der Molen P., 2003. Ocean Governance and the Marine Cadastre: The Netherlands North Sea. Geomatica, 57(3), 313-324.

    Barry M., and Fourie C., 2002. Wicked Problems, Soft systems and Cadastral Systems in Periods of Uncertainty: South African Experience. Survey Review, 36(285), 483-496.

    Bishop I.D., Barry M., McPherson E., Nascarella J., Urqhart K., and Escobar F., 2002. Meeting the need for GIS skills in developing countries: the case of informal settlements. Transactions in GIS, 6, 311-326.

    Barry M., and Fourie C., 2002. Evaluating Cadastral Systems in Uncertain Situations: A Conceptual Framework based on Soft Systems Theory. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 16(1), 23-40.

    Barry M., Roux L., Barodien G., and Bishop I., 2002. Video-evidencing and Palmtop Computer Technology to support formalising Land Rights. Development Southern Africa, 19(2), 261-272.

    Roux L., and Barry M., 2001. Using Video Imagery in Land Tenure Information Systems: A Study of a Communal Property Association in the village of Algeria, South Africa. Geomatica 55(1), 47-55.

    Barry M., and Mayson D., 2000. Informal Settlement Characteristics in a Rural Land Restitution Case: Elandskloof, South Africa. Sociological Research On-Line, 5(2) August 2000:70:2, http://www.socresonline.org.uk/5/2/barry.html

    Schreiber R., and Barry M., 1999. Privacy Protection in Geographic Information Systems: Guidelines for South African GIS Managers. South African Journal of Surveying and Geoinformation, 19-29.

    Barry M., and Butcher S., 1998. Implementation of GIS at the University of Cape Town: A Model for Tertiary Education Institutions. ITC Journal, (3/4), 191-197.

    Merry C.L., Heister H., Barry M., Ellery W.N., McCarthy T.S., Rüther H., and Sternberg H., 1998. GPS Measurements in the Okavango Delta. Journal of Engineering Surveying, November 1998, 145-155.

    Mason S., Barry M., Crone S., Geffen N., Camroodien L., 1998. Information Management System for Affordable Housing Provision. South African Journal of Surveying and Mapping, 24(3), 129-138.

    McCarthy T.S., Barry M., Bloem A., Ellery W.M., Heister H., Merry C.L., Ruther H., and Sternberg H., 1997. The Gradient of the Okavango fan, Botswana, and its Sedimentological and Tectonic Implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, Vol 24, No1/2, 65-78.

    Barry M., 1995. Theodolite Surveys on Offshore Floating Platforms. The Hydrographic Journal, 75, 21-26.

    Barry M., 1995. Conceptual Design of a Communal Land Registration System for South Africa. South African Journal of Surveying and Mapping, 23(3), No 139, 153 - 162, December 1995.

    Russel-Cargill W., Barry M., Roux N., and Lloyd G., 1990. The Positioning of the Mossgas FA Jacket. South African Journal of Surveying and Mapping, 20(7).

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  • Conference Proceedings

    Molero R., Barry M., and Hunter A., 2010. Evolution of XML-Based Land Records Database for Uncertain Land Administration Situations. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), Joint FIG Commission 3 and Commission 7 Workshop: Information and Land Management - A Decade after the Millennium. Sofia, Bulgaria, 05-08 November 2010.

    Shunnar T., and Barry M., 2010. Knowledge Discovery from Land Record Systems. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), XXIV FIG International Congress 2010: Facing the Challenges - Building The Capacity. Sydney, Australia, 11-16 April 2010.

    Molero R., Barry M., Hunter A., Shunnar T., 2010. Flexible Database Structures for Land Records. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), XXIV FIG International Congress 2010: Facing the Challenges - Building The Capacity. Sydney, Australia, 11-16 April 2010.

    Roux L., and Barry M., 2010. A Historical Post-formalisation Comparison of Two Settlements in South Africa. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), XXIV FIG International Congress 2010: Facing the Challenges - Building The Capacity. Sydney, Australia, 11-16 April 2010.

    Barry M., 2009. Standards for Oral Tradition Evidence: Guidelines from First Nations Land Claims in Canada. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), 7th FIG Regional Conference. Hanoi, Vietnam, 19-22 October 2009.

    Roux L., and Barry M., 2009. Paradigms and Cadastral Research. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), 7th FIG Regional Conference. Hanoi, Vietnam, 19-22 October 2009.

    Barry M., 2009. Dysfunctional Communal Property Associations: The Case of Elandskloof, South Africa. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), FIG Working Week 2009: Surveyors Key Role in Accelerated Development. Eilat, Israel, 03-08 May 2009.

    Roux L., Barry M., and Whittal J., 2009.Analytical Methodologies to Guide Interventions in Informal Settlements. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), FIG Working Week 2009: Surveyors Key Role in Accelerated Development. Eilat, Israel, 03-08 May 2009.

    Barry M., 2008. Multimedia Data In Land Records Systems: Field Trials in Nigeria. In: Canadian Hydrographic Conference and National Surveyors Conference. Victoria, Canada, 5-8 May 2008.

    Barry M., and Bruyas F., 2008. Land Administration Strategy Formulation in Post Conflict Situations: Case Hargeisa, Somaliland. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), FIG Commission 3 Workshop on Spatial Information Management Towards Environmental Management of Mega Cities. Valencia, Spain. (Significantly revised version in Surveys and Land Information Science)

    Muhsen A-R., and Barry M.B., 2008. Technical Challenges in Developing Flexible Land Records Software. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), FIG Commission 3 Workshop on Spatial Information Management Towards Environmental Management of Mega Cities. Valencia, Spain. (Revised version in Surveys and Land Information Science)

    Barry M., 2007. Social Change and the Effectiveness of LIS in Informal Settlements. In: Proceedings of Joint FIG Commission 3, UN/ECE Working Party on Land Administration and UN/ECE Committee on Housing and Land Management Workshop: Spatial Information Management Towards Legalizing Informal Urban Development and Informal Settlements – Real Estate Market Needs for Good Land Administration and Planning. Athens, Greece, 28-31 March 2007.

    Barry M., Hunter A., Muhsen A., 2007. Scalable Land Tenure Record Systems. In: Proceedings of Joint FIG Commission 3, UN/ECE Working Party on Land Administration and UN/ECE Committee on Housing and Land Management Workshop: Spatial Information Management Towards Legalizing Informal Urban Development and Informal Settlements – Real Estate Market Needs for Good Land Administration and Planning. Athens, Greece, 28-31 March 2007.

    Barry M., and Bruyas F., 2007. Land Administration Strategy Formulation in Post Conflict Situations: Case Hargeisa, Somaliland. In: International Conference on Sustainable Human Settlements for Economic and Social Development. Livingstone, Hong Kong, 02-05 May 2007.

    Barry M., and MacLaren O., 2007. Law of Evidence and Multimedia Land Tenure Records. In: International Conference on Sustainable Human Settlements for Economic and Social Development. Livingstone, Hong Kong, 02-05 May 2007.

    Barry M., 2006. Boundary Systems in Informal Settlement Upgrades: Imizamo Yethu Settlement in Cape Town. In: Africa Region CASLE Conference on Promoting Sustainable Land Management. Bagamoyo, Tanzania, 14-17 March 2006.

    Whittal J., and Barry M., 2006. Theoretical Approaches to Implementation of Technology for Cadastral Reform. In: Africa Region CASLE Conference on Promoting Sustainable Land Management, Bagamoyo, Tanzania, 14-17 March 2006.

    Wiid S., and Barry M., 2006. Combining Soft Systems Methodology and the Process Outcomes Model for the Evaluation of Location Based Services in South Africa. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), 5th FIG Regional Conference: Promoting Land Administration and Good Governance. Accra, Ghana, 08-11 March 2006.

    Whittal J., and Barry M., 2005. A Framework for Analysing Change Management in Geomatics Development Projects. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), FIG Working Week and 8th International Conference of the Global Spatial Data Infrastructure. Cairo, Egypt, 16-21 April 2005.

    Barry M., and Khan K., 2005. Law and Policy Implications of Multimedia Land Records: The Talking Titler Project. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), FIG Working Week and 8th International Conference of the Global Spatial Data Infrastructure. Cairo, Egypt, 16-21 April 2005.

    Whittal J., and Barry M., 2004. Fiscal Cadastral Reform and the Implementation of CAMA in Cape Town. In: Proceedings of the Expert Group Meeting on Secure Land Tenure - New legal frameworks and tools. Nairobi, Kenya, 10 - 12 November 2004.

    Whittal J., and Barry M., 2004. Fiscal Cadastral Reform and the Implementation of CAMA in Cape Town. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), 3rd FIG Regional Conference: Surveying the Future. Jakarta, Indonesia, 03-07 October, 2004.

    Augustinus C., and Barry M., 2004. Strategic Action Planning in Post Conflict Societies. In: United Nations (UN) / Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), UN and FIG Commission 7 Symposium on Land Administration in Post-Conflict Areas. Geneva, Switzerland, 29-30 April 2004.

    Augustinus C., and Barry M., 2004. Global Perceptions of the Land Sector: Issues, Problems and Action Plan. In: World Bank and the Palestinian Authorities, Workshop on Land Administration in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. 28-29 July 2004. (revamped version of Strategic Action Planning in Post Conflict Societies)

    Muzondo I.F., Barry M., Dewar D., and Whittal J., 2004. Land Conflicts in Informal Settlements: Wallacedene in Cape Town, South Africa. FIG Working Week. Athens, Greece, 22-27 May 2004.

    Barry M., 2003. Periurban Tenure Management in South Africa. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), FIG 2nd Regional Conference: Urban-Rural Interrelationship for Sustainable Development. Marrakech, Morroco, 02-05 December 2003.

    Barry M., Elema I., and van der Molen P., 2003. Ocean Governance and The Marine Cadastre: The Netherlands North Sea. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), FIG Meeting on Marine Cadastre Issues. New Brunswick, Canada, 15-16 September 2003.

    Barry M., and Whittal J., 2003. The Geomatics Curriculum at the University of Cape Town: A Model for Developing Countries. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), FIG Working Week. Paris, France, 13-17 April 2003.

    Barry M., Elema I., and van der Molen P., 2003. Ocean Governance in the Netherlands North Sea. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), FIG Working Week. Paris, France, 13-17 April 2003.

    Barry M., and Mayson D., 2002. Conflicts in a Rural Land Restitution Case: Reconstructing the Elandskloof Mission Community, South Africa. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), International Congress. Washington DC, USA, 19-26 April 2002.

    Barry M., Mavima R., and Rivett U., 2001. Strategy Formulation for National Spatial Data Frameworks during Uncertainty: The Case of Zimbabwe. International Symposium on Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI). Melbourne, Australia, 19 - 20 November 2001.

    Barry M., and Fourie C., 2001. Wicked Problems, Soft Systems and Cadastral Systems in periods of Uncertainty. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Spatial Information for Sustainable Development. Nairobi, Kenya, 02-05 October 2001.

    Barry M., and Rüther H., 2001. Data Collection and Management for Informal Settlement Upgrades. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Spatial Information for Sustainable Development. Nairobi, Kenya, 02-05 October 2001.

    Mavima R., and Barry M., 2001. Systems Thinking: an approach to the Development of Spatial Data Infrastructures: The Case of Zimbabwe. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Spatial Information for Sustainable Development. Nairobi, Kenya, 02-05 October 2001.

    Barry M., and Fourie C., 2001. Wicked Problems, Soft systems and Cadastral Systems in Periods of Uncertainty. In: CONSAS 2001 Conference. Cape Town, South Africa, March 2001.

    Roux L., and Barry M., 2001. Using Video Imagery in Land Tenure Information Systems: A Study of the Algeria Communal Property Association. In: CONSAS 2001 Conference. Cape Town, South Africa, March 2001.

    Friedman D., and Barry M., 2001. Identifying and Evaluating Critical Success Factors in the Implementation of a Geographic Information System (GIS): A Local Authority Case Study. In: CONSAS 2001 Conference. Cape Town, South Africa, March 2001.

    Whittal J., and Barry M., 2001. Recruitment for the Geomatics Programme at the University of Cape Town: Marketing Strategy and Implementation. In: CONSAS 2001 Conference. Cape Town, South Africa, March 2001.

    Barry M., and Roux L., 2000. Using Video Imagery Integrated into GIS to Uphold Land Tenure: A Rural Case Study from South Africa. In: FIG Commission 3 Workshop: Spatial Information Management - Experiences and Visions for the 21st Century. Athens, Greece, 2000.

    Whittal J., and Barry M., 2000. Recruitment for the Geomatics Programme at the University of Cape Town: An Initial Study of Success in Marketing Strategy and Implementation. In: Second South African Conference in Engineering Education. Johannesburg, South Africa, September 2000.

    Barry M., and Danso A.A., 1999. Documenting Indigenous Land Tenure Systems using Geographic Information Systems: An Exploratory study of Namibia. In: AfricaGIS Conference. Accra, Ghana, 21-25 July 1999.

    Barry M., 1999. Geomatics: Managing Innovation in a Changing Universe. In: FIG/Survey ’99 Conference. Sun City, South Africa, 1999.

    Barry M., and Tanner C.B., 1999. Measuring GIS Effectiveness using Multiple and Combined Measures. In: Earth Data Information Systems (EDIS) Conference. Pretoria, South Africa, July 1999.

    Barry M., 1998. Secure Land Tenure for Informal Settlement Communities: The Effectiveness of the Cadastral System in Cape Town. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Land Tenure in the Developing World with a focus on Southern Africa. Cape Town, South Africa, 27-29 January 1998.

    Mason S., Barry M., and Crone S., 1998. Technology Support for Informal Settlement Upgrading. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Land Tenure in the Developing World with a focus on Southern Africa. Cape Town, South Africa, 27-29 January 1998.

    Mayson D., Barry M., and Cronwright R., 1998. Elandskloof Land Restitution: Establishing Membership of a Communal Property Association. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Land Tenure in the Developing World with a focus on Southern Africa. Cape Town, South Africa, 27-29 January 1998.

    Hoogsteden C., Barry M., Greenhalg B., Ellis G., van Zyl C.A., 1998. Management Matters. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres(FIG), Proceedings of FIG Conference - Commission 2. Brighton, UK, 1998.

    Barry M., and Butcher S., 1997. Implementation of GIS at the University of Cape Town. In: AfricaGIS Conference. Gaborone, Botswana, 1997.

    Mason S., and Barry M., 1997. Managing Informal Settlements Spatially: Experiences from the Urban Modeler Project. In: AfricaGIS Conference. Gaborone, Botswana, 1997.

    Barry M., and Mason S., 1997. Analysing Spatial Components of Land Tenure Systems in Urban Settlements. In: Proceedings iKusasa/CONSAS ‘97. Durban, South Africa, 1997.

    de Wet F., and Barry M., 1997. Geometric Information Data Capture Techniques for Local Authorities' Geographic Information Systems. In: Proceedings iKusasa/CONSAS ‘97. Durban, South Africa, 1997.

    Mason S., Barry M., Rüther H., and Crone S., 1997. Managing Informal Settlements Spatially: Experiences from the UrbanModeler Project. In: Proceedings iKusasa/CONSAS ‘97. Durban, South Africa, 1997.

    Merry C.L., Heister H., Rüther H., and Barry M., 1997. GPS Measurements in the Okavango Delta. In: Proceedings iKusasa/CONSAS ‘97. Durban, South Africa, 1997.

    Hoogsteden C., Barry M., Greenhalgh B., Ellis G., van Zyl C.A., 1996. Beyond the Black Box: Acquiring Management Skills in Surveying. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), PC Meeting. Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1996.

    Nel L., and Barry M., 1997. The Use of Least Squares to Create a Digital Cadastral Database for Railroad Management. In: Proceedings iKusasa/CONSAS ‘97. Durban, South Africa, 1997.

    Loubser D.I., Pressy R.L., Lombard A.T., and Barry M., 1996. Reserve Design in the Eastern Cape: A Landscape and Species Approach. In: Zoology Society of South Africa Symposium. Pretoria, South Africa, July 1996.

    Barry M., 1995. An Appropriate Part Time Education Programme for GIS Managers. In: Proceedings Government Information Systems Conference. Singapore, 1995.

    Barry M., 1995. The Calibration of Gyro-compass and Inclinometer Assemblies for Offshore Oil Platform Positioning. In: Federation Internationale des Geometres (FIG), FIG Symposium on Engineering Surveying. Cape Town, South Africa, 1995.

    Barry M., 1995. Trends in GIS: Implications for Managers. In: AIC Conference on GIS in Business. Johannesburg, South Africa, 1995.

    Barry M., 1993. A Part Time Postgraduate Education Programme in Geographic Information Systems. In: Proceedings Association of Surveying Education in Southern Africa Conference (ASESA).

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