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The struggle for South Africa

a reference guide to movements, organizations, and institutions

by Davies, Robert H.

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Published by Zed Books in London, Atlantic Highlands, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Apartheid -- South Africa.,
    • National liberation movements -- South Africa.,
    • Associations, institutions, etc. -- South Africa.,
    • South Africa -- Politics and government -- 20th century.,
    • South Africa -- Economic conditions -- 1961-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and indexes.

      StatementRobert Davies, Dan O"Meara, Sipho Dlamini.
      ContributionsO"Meara, Dan, 1948-, Dlamini, Sipho.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ1931 .D38 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2040587M
      ISBN 100862327601, 086232761X
      LC Control Number88017180

      Nevertheless, perhaps because South Africa aspired to membership in the Western rule of law world, and because the legal system for whites was in large part a rule of law modeled on British principles, the struggle against South Africa's lawlessness was waged, in part, in South Africa's courts, where anti-apartheid lawyersAuthor: Stephen J Ellmann.


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