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Workers, war & the origins of apartheid : labour & politics in South Africa, 1939-48

Author: Peter Alexander
Publisher: Oxford [England] : J. Currey ; Athens : Ohio University Press ; Cape Town : D. Philip, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text provides a revision of South African labour history and makes a contribution to the debate about apartheid's genesis. Using a range of untapped sources, it shows that there was far more  Read more...

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Alexander, Peter, 1953 October 29-
Workers, war & the origins of apartheid.
Oxford [England] : J. Currey ; Athens : Ohio University Press ; Cape Town : D. Philip, 2000
(OCoLC)606240341
Online version:
Alexander, Peter, 1953 October 29-
Workers, war & the origins of apartheid.
Oxford [England] : J. Currey ; Athens : Ohio University Press ; Cape Town : D. Philip, 2000
(OCoLC)607648901
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Alexander
ISBN: 0821413147 9780821413142 0821413155 9780821413159 0852557655 9780852557655 0852557663 9780852557662
OCLC Number: 43050158
Notes: Rev. and abridged version of the author's thesis (doctoral).
Description: 214 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Circumstances --
2. Collaboration & Control --
3. Tempering Resistance --
4. The Upsurge --
5. Recognition Reassessed --
6. It was War! --
7. Organization & Radicalization --
8. Legacy of War --
9. Storm Ahead --
10. Strikes, Smuts & Apartheid --
App. 1. Striking Statistics --
App. 2. Biographical Notes on Interviewees --
App. 3. SATLC & the Industrial Conciliation Act.
Other Titles: Workers, war, and the origins of apartheid
Responsibility: Peter Alexander.
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