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Waiting : the Whites of South Africa

Author: Vincent Crapanzano
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the effects of domination on the everyday lives of those who dominate--human beings who, privileged by power, paradoxically are victims of it too. For the whites of South Africa, the present is always secondary to the future, without vitality, creative force, a rehearsal for the day of reckoning.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Crapanzano, Vincent, 1939-
Waiting.
New York : Random House, ©1985
(OCoLC)563790889
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vincent Crapanzano
ISBN: 0394509862 9780394509860
OCLC Number: 10727377
Description: xxiv, 358 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Vincent Crapanzano.

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Examines the effects of domination on the everyday lives of those who dominate--human beings who, privileged by power, paradoxically are victims of it too. For the whites of South Africa, the present is always secondary to the future, without vitality, creative force, a rehearsal for the day of reckoning.

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