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Making of Modern South Africa Conquest, Apartheid, Democracy

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ISBN-10: 1405154292

ISBN-13: 9781405154291

Edition: 4th 2007 (Revised)

Authors: Nigel Worden

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A comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to the key themes and debates central to an understanding of the region. Examines the major issues in South Africa's history, including colonial conquest; the establishment of racism, segregation, and apartheid; resistance movements; and the eventual founding of democracy Provides a sharp, analytical overview of the new South Africa For this fourth edition, a completely rewritten final chapter brings the story up to the present Incorporates the findings of new research since 2000 Contains new and revised maps and an updated further reading section
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Book details

List price: $37.95
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 8/28/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 216
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

#60;b#62;Nigel Worden#60;/b#62; is King George V Professor of History at the University of Cape Town. He was previously Research Fellow at Clare Hall, University of Cambridge and Lecturer in Commonwealth History at the University of Edinburgh. He is author of #60;i#62;Slavery in Dutch South Africa #60;/i#62;(1985) and numerous books and articles on the history of early colonial South Africa. An edited collection, #60;i#62;Social Identities in Eighteenth Century Cape Town#60;/i#62; is due for publication in 2012.#60;/p#62;#60;p#62;#60;b#62;nbsp;#60;/b#62;#60;/p#62;

List of Maps
Outline Chronology
List of Acronyms
Introduction: The Changing History of South Africa
The Conquest of the Land
Changes in Town and Countryside
White Supremacy, Segregation and Apartheid
The Heyday of Apartheid
The Decline and Fall of Apartheid
The 'New South Africa'