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history of South Africa, social & economic.

C. W. De Kiewiet

history of South Africa, social & economic.

by C. W. De Kiewiet

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Published by University press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • South Africa -- History.,
  • South Africa -- Social conditions.,
  • South Africa -- Economic conditions.,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- South Africa.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy C. W. de Kiewiet.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 292 p. incl. illus.
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22077576M

    South Africa - South Africa - Economy: The economy of South Africa was revolutionized in the late 19th century when diamonds and gold were discovered there. Extensive investment from foreign capital followed. In the years since World War II, the country has established a well-developed manufacturing base, and it has experienced highly variable growth rates, including some years when its growth. Social and Human Development and Special Programmes 48 17 SOUTHERN AFRICAN CUSTOMS UNION (SACU) 49 18 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA - NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT 49 National Policy 50 Economic Growth 51 Poverty 51 19 PROJECTS IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN THE WESTERN CAPE 52 The RED Door Project 52 .

      Other articles where History of South Africa is discussed: South Africa: History: The prehistory and history of South Africa span nearly the entire known existence of human beings and their ancestors—some three million years or more—and include the wandering of small bands of hominins through the savanna, the inception of herding and farming as ways of. South Africa: Politics, Economy, and U.S. Relations Congressional Research Service Summary South Africa is a multi-racial, majority black southern African country of nearly 52 million. It held its first universal suffrage elections in , after a transition from white minority rule underCited by: 2.

    THE NEW ECONOMIC HISTORY OF AFRICA* BY A. G. HOPKINS University of Texas at Austin ABSTRACT: The purpose of this article is to promote the revival of African econ- omic history. Poverty, the most pressing issue confronting the continent, has. Subtitled “Blood and Bad Dreams: A South African Explores the Madness in His Country, His Tribe and Himself”, this book was a bestseller in South Africa and elsewhere when it came out in By a member of one of Afrikanerdom’s leading apartheid families, it goes into the heart of darkness of a country in turmoil.


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A History of South Africa: Social and Economic Paperback – April 1, by Cornelis W. De Kiewiet (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 11 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Cited by: This book has undertaken the task of setting down some of the essential facts in South African social and economic development.

The distinctive place of South Africa amongst the dominions of the Empire is established by the heterogeneous nature of her population and by the problems of race and colour which are the consequence.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: De Kiewiet, C.W. (Cornelius William), History of South Africa, social and economic.

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'An Economic History of South Africa [is] an excellent overview of the county's history. it will be of interest to anyone who wants an introduction to South : Charles H.

Feinstein. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: De Kiewiet, C.W. (Cornelius William), History of South Africa, social & economic. "This book is the first economic history of South Africa in over sixty years.

Professor Charles H. Feinstein offers an authoritative survey of years of South African economic history from the years preceding European settlements in through to the end of the apartheid era."--Back Cover.

"An Economic History of South Africa highlights the costs that have been imposed on the majority populations and the economy itself by the illogic of racial exploitation and the denial of educational and occupational opportunity.

This book provides a reliable introduction to the economic history of South Africa." -James L. Webb, Jr., Colby Cited by: Locating the South African challenges within a broader international perspective, the issues covered include all the major economic growth challenges confronting South Africa - employment, industrial policy, urban governance, the informal economy - and the social challenges of poverty, inequality, HIV/AIDS and health policy.

The Boer War: The History and Legacy of the Conflict that Solidified British Rule in South Africa by Charles River Editors. The book starts out by describing the origin of the British involvement in South Africa.

The e-book describes the Boers has Dutch individuals that were extremely religious and believe that God gave them the land to rule over. This book is the first economic history of South Africa in over sixty years.

Professor Charles H. Feinstein offers an authoritative survey of five hundred years of South African economic history Author: Charles H.

Feinstein. The history of southern Africa / edited by Amy McKenna.—1st ed. cm.—(The Britannica guide to Africa) “In association with Britannica Educational Publishing, Rosen Educational Services.” Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN { y z s x s w u r u { z v D § **& ¨ 1. Africa, Southern--History. McKenna, Amy, File Size: 5MB. The combination of president Mbeki and finance minister Manual proved to be the most successful economic combination in South Africa's young history.

South Africa experienced 36 consecutive quarters of positive economic growth during the period in which Thabo Mbeki was president and Trevor Manual was finance minister.

This tightly constructed and vigorously written book--a collaboration of thirty specialists working in seven countries--situates Christianity for the first time in the broad political, social, and Reviews: 2.

The first modern humans are believed to have inhabited South Africa more thanyears ago. South Africa's prehistory has been divided into two phases based on broad patterns of technology namely the Stone Age and Iron the discovery of hominins at Taung and australopithecine fossils in limestone caves at Sterkfontein, Swartkrans, and Kromdraai these areas were collectively.

The formal economy of South Africa has its beginnings in the arrival of Dutch settlers inoriginally sent by the Dutch East India Company to establish a provisioning station for passing ships. As the colony increased in size, with the arrival of French Huguenots and German citizens, some of the colonists were set free to pursue commercial farming, leading to the dominance of agriculture in the y group: Developing/Emerging, Upper.

This is the history of South Africa, from the late s until aboutand the bulk of the book is the 20th century. It describes a little about the native South Africans before settlers arrived, then goes through the story of the Dutch taking over, then the British, how apartheid began, what it meant for the various ethnic groups, and /5.

The book blurb says this is the "first economic history of South Africa in over sixty years." That is not altogether accurate.

The reference is to Cornelius de Kiewiet's famous History of South Africa. Social and Economic (Oxford, ). Inhowever, Sampie Terreblanche, an. How can South Africa, a developing nation with a complex history, create a social welfare system that tackles issues of poverty and unemployment, and addresses the needs of populations at risk?

From inside the book3/5(1).An Online Textbook for a New Generation of African Students and Teachers. The History of African Development – published by the African Economic History Network (AEHN) – aims to draw experts in the field of African History, Economics and African Development Studies together around an open access textbook.

The textbook is primarily intended for teachers/lecturers and undergraduate students.