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Research outputs: POLITICS

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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 Lesotho: difficult progress towards a more stable political order

This article discusses the military intervention in Lesotho in September 1998, undertaken by the South Africa and Botswana on behalf of the ...

2003 The contested state of democracy in South Africa

Whilst both the liberal and radical critiques point to both structural flaws and worrying developments in South African democracy, they over...