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2008 International solidarity: introduction

The struggle against white minority rule in South Africa was one of the most significant liberation struggles of the post-World War II era. ...

2008 Crime, community and the governance of violence in post-apartheid South Africa

The South African government has embarked on a programme of encouraging social cohesion in South Africa first to address concerns stemming f...

2007 State of the nation: South Africa 2007

Assembling academics, journalists, researchers and analysts, the State of the Nation: South Africa 2007 volume will provide much fuel for de...

2007 Some progress but role of women in local government often marginal

National guidelines and targets are helping to ensure that women benefit from local projects even where local politics and governance proces...

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