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Research outputs: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

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2000 Empowerment through infrastructure and service delivery

The aim of this chapter is to analyse perceptions of infrastructure and service delivery since 1994 by comparing two Human Sciences Research...

2000 Local government in intergovernmental relations:the Northern Cape

The Northern Cape is one of the new provinces created by the 1993 interim Constitution. As such, it began with certain disabilities: the lac...

1999 Developing the culture of governance and democracy in South Africa, 1994-1999

Offers a critical assessment and appreciation of the development of the culture if and legitimacy of governance in South Africa. Focuses in...

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1998 Local government: constitutional foundations

This chapter is an attempt at a broad overview of local government provisions in the final South African Constitution, a pulling together of...