State of the Nation: South Africa 2008 by Peter KagwanjaState of the Nation: South Africa 2008 by Peter Kagwanja

State of the Nation: South Africa 2008

EditorPeter Kagwanja, Kwandiwe Kondlo

Paperback | November 1, 2008

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Drawing from the ranks of academics, political analysts, civil society, and the research community, this annual collection of intellectual commentaries features a range of pertinent and captivating contemporary viewpoints on social and cultural South African issues. With discussions on the role of black consciousness in South African politics, urbanism and the changing South African housing policy, globalization and transformation in the South African Merchant Navy, and South Africa's role in the United Nations Security Council, these insightful essays each reflect a finger kept firmly on the South African pulse.
Dr Kwandiwe Kondlo is executive director of the Democracy and Governance programme at the HSRC. He holds an MA in Economic History, University of Cape Town, and obtained a DLitt et Phil (PhD) in Historical Studies from the University of Johannesburg, South Africa, in 2003.Before joining the HSRC in March 2008, he was the chief executiv...
Title:State of the Nation: South Africa 2008Format:PaperbackDimensions:380 pages, 9.5 × 6 × 0.9 inPublished:November 1, 2008Publisher:Human Sciences Research CouncilLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0796921997

ISBN - 13:9780796921994

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