Segregation And Apartheid In Twentieth-Century South Africa. / Edition 1

Segregation And Apartheid In Twentieth-Century South Africa. / Edition 1

by William Beinart, Saul Dubow
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Segregation And Apartheid In Twentieth-Century South Africa. / Edition 1

As South Africa moves towards majority rule, and blacks begin to exercise direct political power, apartheid becomes a thing of the past - but its legacy in South African history will be indelible. this book is designed to introduce students to a range of interpretations of one of South Africa's central social characteristics: racial segregation. It:

• brings together eleven articles which span the whole history of segregation from its origins to its final collapse
• reviews the new historiography of segregation and the wide variety of intellectual traditions on which it is based
• includes a glossary, explanatory notes and further reading.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415103572
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 04/13/1995
Series: Rewriting Histories Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.68(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Historiography of Segregation and Apartheid 1. The Sanitation Syndrome: Bubonic Plague and Urban native Policy in the Cape Colony 1900-1909 Maynard Swanson 2. British Hegemony and the Origins of Segregation in South Africa 1901-1914 Martin Legassick, University of the Western Cape, 3. Capitalism and Cheap Labour Power in South Africa 1901-1914 Harold Wolpe, University of the Western Cape 4. Natal, the Zulu Royal Family and the Ideology of Segregation Shula Marks, School of Oriental and African Studies, London 5. Marxism, Feminism and South African Studies Belinda Bozzoli, University of the Witwatersrand, S. Africa 6. The Elaboration of Segregationalist Ideology Saul Dubow, School of African and Asian Studies, Brighton 7. Chieftaincy and the Concept of Articulation: South Africa c. 1900-1950 William Beinart, University of Bristol 8. The Growth of Afrikaner Identity Hermann Giliomee 9. The Meaning of Apartheid before 1948: Conflicting Interests and Forces within the Afrikaner Nationalist Alliance Deborah Posel, University of the Witwatersrand, S. Africa 10. Displaced-Urbanization: South Africa's Rural Slums Colin Murray, University of Liverpool 11. Ethnicity in the Ciskei J.B. Peires, M.P. House of Assembly, S. Africa

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