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Alcohol consumption among HIV-positive pregnant women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: prevalence and correlates

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2004 A contradiction at the heart of ANC policy

Is there a change in economic direction in south Africa? The left in the ANC definitely believe so. They suggest that the government is re...

2004 Goliath's victory

There was never any doubt that the ANC would win the 2004 election by a large margin. However, argues Southall it is the nature and extent ...

2004 The right man for the job is a woman: gender, ethnicity and factionalism in the Free State

Pienaar and Buso presents an analysis of the appointment of the Free State Premier, arguing that it was informed by attempts to neutralize f...

2004 Third time lucky: the ANC's victory in KwaZulu/Natal

Daniel analyses the dynamics which lead the ANC to victory in the highly contested province of KZN. He argues that the disaffection of voter...