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Apartheid in South Africa.

United Nations. Office of Public Information.

Apartheid in South Africa.

by United Nations. Office of Public Information.

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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English


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Contents: Historical background; United Nations efforts to resolve the situation; conclusions and recommendations.

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Open LibraryOL21052685M

The Pass Laws Act of required black South Africans over the age of 16 to carry a pass book, known as a dompas, everywhere and at all times. The dompas was similar to a passport, but it contained more pages filled with more extensive information than a normal passport. A CIP catalogue record for this book can be obtained from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Clark, Nancy L. South Africa: the rise and fall of apartheid / Nancy L. Clark and William H. Worger. – 2nd ed. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (pbk.) 1.

Apartheid was a political and social system in South Africa during the era of White minority rule. It enforced racial discrimination against non-Whites, mainly focused on skin colour and facial features. This existed in the twentieth century, from until the earlys. The word apartheid means "distantiation” in the Afrikaans language. Apartheid (Afrikaans: “apartness”) is the name of the policy that governed relations between the white minority and the nonwhite majority of South Africa during the 20th century. Although racial segregation had long been in practice there, the apartheid name was first used about to describe the racial segregation policies embraced by the white minority government.

  Wikipedia describes apartheid in the first line of its article on the system as “a system of racial segregation enforced by the National Party governments of South Africa between and , under which the rights of the majority ‘non-white’ inhabitants of South Africa were curtailed and white supremacy and minority rule by Afrikaners. Banning, in South Africa, an administrative action by which publications, organizations, or assemblies could be outlawed and suppressed and individual persons could be placed under severe restrictions of their freedom of travel, association, and speech. Banning was an important tool in the South African government’s suppression of those opposed to its policy of apartheid.


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Apartheid in South Africa. Apartheid refers to a South African system that propagated racial discrimination imposed between and by National Party regimes. During this period of decades, the rights of the majority “blacks” were undermined as white minority settlers maintained their supremacy and rule through suppressive tactics.

What makes South Africa's apartheid era unique is the systematic way in which the National Party formalized it through the law. Over the decades, many laws were enacted to define the races and restrict the daily lives and rights of non-white South : Angela Thompsell.

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The issue of education in apartheid South Africa has provided one of the most fascinating anomalies in modern educational history. For those of us who were schooled under apartheid, who were teachers in government schools, and who marched with the teachers and scholars in the seemingly endless cycles of resistance and repression, it was often difficult to imagine a.

In South Africa, pass laws were a form of internal passport system designed to segregate the population, manage urbanization, and allocate migrant labor. Also known as the natives law, pass laws severely limited the movements of not only black African citizens, but other people as well by requiring them to carry pass books when outside their homelands or designated areas.

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In Afrikaans, "apartheid" means “apartness” or “separateness.”  More than laws led to apartheid’s establishment in South : Nadra Kareem Nittle. Secondary Sources: Books, Journals, & Websites Search the text of all OWHL Guides OWHL Guide Search HSS - Apartheid in South Africa: Secondary Sources: Books, Journals, & WebsitesAuthor: Shawna Egan.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.The late South African writer Alex la Guma () was a child of the black liberation movement in apartheid South Africa whose novels and .