A History Of South Africa Fourth Edition

Author : Leonard Thompson
ISBN : 9780300206838
Genre : History
File Size : 33.39 MB
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A magisterial history of South Africa, from the earliest known human inhabitation of the region to the present. Lynn Berat updates this classic text with a new chapter chronicling the first presidential term of Mbeki and ending with the celebrations of the centenary of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress in January 2012. “A history that is both accurate and authentic, written in a delightful literary style.”—Archbishop Desmond Tutu “Should become the standard general text for South African history. . . . Recommended for college classes and anyone interested in obtaining a historical framework in which to place events occurring in South Africa today.”—Roger B. Beck, History: Reviews of New Books
Category: History

Africa Fourth Edition

Author : Maria Grosz-Ngaté
ISBN : 9780253013026
Genre : History
File Size : 90.35 MB
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Since the publication of the first edition in 1977, Africa has established itself as a leading resource for teaching, business, and scholarship. This fourth edition has been completely revised and focuses on the dynamism and diversity of contemporary Africa. The volume emphasizes contemporary culture–civil and social issues, art, religion, and the political scene–and provides an overview of significant themes that bear on Africa's place in the world. Historically grounded, Africa provides a comprehensive view of the ways that African women and men have constructed their lives and engaged in collective activities at the local, national, and global levels.
Category: History

International Law

Author : John Dugard
ISBN : 0702186465
Genre : History
File Size : 40.36 MB
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With a unique focus on the South African experience, this is a comprehensive work on the rules and principles of international law and examines the ways in which they are applied within South Africa. This fourth edition considers both international and South African sources and provides an expanded focus on an array of topics, including secession, immunities of senior officials for international crimes, diplomatic protection, universal jurisdiction, the responsibility of international organizations, reservations to treaties, the Human Rights Council, the SADC Tribunal, the responsibility to protect, a review of Security Council action, self-defense against terrorism, the definition of aggression in the Statute of the International Criminal Court, the jurisprudence of the International Criminal Court, the African Court of Human Rights, and the protection of civilians in armed conflict.
Category: History

A History Of Africa

Author : J. D. Fage
ISBN : 0415252482
Genre : History
File Size : 59.68 MB
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"A History of Africa" is a narrative history of the continent from its beginnings to the 21st century. The fourth edition of this history brings the book up to date to address the events of the 1990s. The issues discussed include: post-apartheid South Africa; the prospects for democratisation in Africa at the beginning of the new millennium; developments in Muslim North Africa including the threat of Islamic fundamentalism; economic and social developments including the devastating impact of the Third World debt and the provision of debt relief; cultural, environmental and gender issues in Modern Africa.
Category: History

Verheissene Erde

Author : James A. Michener
ISBN : 3426011778
Genre : South Africa
File Size : 48.22 MB
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Category: South Africa

State And Society Fourth Edition

Author : Martin Pugh
ISBN : 9781780930411
Genre : History
File Size : 44.28 MB
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State and Society is one of the most respected introductions to the social and political history of modern Britain. Now in its fourth edition, this book guides readers through the decline of New Labour, the financial crisis and the Coalition Government, as well as discussing the continuing dilemmas of national unity.
Category: History

History Of South Africa

Author : George McCall Theal
ISBN : MINN:31951P009994982
Genre : South Africa
File Size : 26.29 MB
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Category: South Africa