Cape Town after apartheid : crime and governance in the divided city (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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Cape Town after apartheid : crime and governance in the divided city

Author: Tony Roshan Samara
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reveals how liberal democracy and free-market economics reproduce the inequalities of apartheid in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Roshan Samara
ISBN: 9780816670000 0816670005 9780816670017 0816670013
OCLC Number: 1049397967
Description: vii, 238 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Introduction : urban geopolitics, neoliberalism, and the governance of security --
Security and development in post-apartheid South Africa --
Children in the streets : urban governance in Cape Town city center --
Gangsterism and the policing of the Cape Flats --
The weight of policing on the fragile ground of transformation --
The production of criminality on the urban periphery --
Conclusion : apartheid, democracy and the urban future.
Responsibility: Tony Roshan Samara.

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"Cape Town after Apartheid is a major contribution to the field of urban studies and criminal justice. It provides a framework for understanding gangs, violence, and neoliberal crime policies, Read more...

 
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