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2018 "You can't write in Kaapse Afrikaans in your question paper ... the terms must be right": race- and class-infused language ideologies in educational places on the Cape Flats

Language is integral to educational processes because it forms the basis for classroom communication and the medium for knowledge transfer. ...

2007 A contradictory class location?: the African corporate middle class and the burden of race in South Africa

The existing literature on the changing nature of workplaces in South Africa either ignores the role played by the emerging layer of black m...

1993 International experience with worker-side and employer-side wage and employment subsidies, and job search assistance programmes: implications for South Africa

This paper will discuss the design and purpose of these programmes, and explore which have been most successful in recent history, and which...

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