South Africa: The Rise and Fall of Apartheid
Apartheid was an oppressive and brutal system of racial discrimination that captured and appalled world opinion during the latter half of the twentieth century. South Africa: The Rise and Fall of Apartheid examines the history of South Africa during this period of apartheid: from 1948 when the Nationalists came to power, through to the collapse of the system in the 1990s.
Also containing a Chronology, Glossary, Who?s Who of leading figures and Guide to Further Reading, this book provides students with the most up-to-date and succinct introduction to the ideology and practice of apartheid in South Africa.
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Review: South Africa: The Rise and Fall of Apartheid (Seminar Studies In History)User Review - Megan - Goodreads
It's good as a survey. It does give a concise and easy to read overview of SA history and apartheid. However it doesn't go into much of the "why." Strikingly it very seldom makes mention of women. Read full review