The Making of Apartheid, 1948-1961: Conflict and Compromise by Deborah Posel

The Making of Apartheid, 1948-1961: Conflict and Compromise

byDeborah Posel

Paperback | March 1, 1997

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An exploration of the political processes and struggles that shaped the reciprocal development of apartheid and capitalism in South Africa, based on a case study of influx control during the first phase of apartheid (1948-1961).

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Deborah Posel is at University of the Witwatersrand.

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Title:The Making of Apartheid, 1948-1961: Conflict and CompromiseFormat:PaperbackPublished:March 1, 1997Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195715152

ISBN - 13:9780195715156

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction2. The Legacy of the 1940s3. Apartheid and Influx Control Strategy in the 1950s4. Struggles over Influx Control Legislation5. The Practical Effects of Influx Control6. Influx Control and Urban Labour Markets7. The Workings of the Labour Bureaux8. Influx Control and African Urbanization9. The Shift into Apartheid's Second Phase, 1959-196110. Conclusion

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'valuable monograph ... it represents an indispensable contribution to modern South African history ... Posel applies her unrivalled understanding of the contortions of urban policy to highlight different phases in the emergence of apartheid.'Saul Dubow, Cahiers dEtudes africaines, 132, XXXIII-4, 1993