The Foundations of Anti-Apartheid: Liberal Humanitarians and Transnational Activists in Britain and the United States, c.1919-64 by Rob Skinner

The Foundations of Anti-Apartheid: Liberal Humanitarians and Transnational Activists in Britain and…

byRob Skinner

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Anti-apartheid was one of the most significant international causes of the late twentieth century. The book provides the first detailed history of the emergence of anti-apartheid activism in Britain and the USA, tracing the network of individuals and groups who shaped the moral and political character of the movement.

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ROB SKINNER teaches in the Department of Historical Studies at the University of Bristol, UK. He has written on the history of the British Anti-Apartheid Movement and Christian liberalism in South Africa.
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Title:The Foundations of Anti-Apartheid: Liberal Humanitarians and Transnational Activists in Britain and…Format:HardcoverDimensions:258 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.04 inPublished:October 27, 2010Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230203663

ISBN - 13:9780230203662

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
List of Abbreviations
Introduction
Humanitarian Networks and Segregation
South African Liberalism and 'Friends of Africa'
Human Rights and Anti-Colonialism
The Nationalist Challenge
Sites of Struggle - the Emerging Anti-Apartheid Network
Sharpeville, Sanctions and the making of a Transnational Movement
Epilogue and Conclusion
Notes
Bibliography