South Africa

Divide and Rule: South Africa's Bantustans

Author: 
Barbara Rogers
Call Number: 
301.451963 Rog
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This new edition of a widely used book brings to light even more damning evidence of the reality of the bantustans than previous editions. It also examines the South African governments attempt to conceal that reality from the international community.--Taken from the Back Cover

ISBN: 
0-904759-40-7
Publication Date: 
1980
Publisher: 
International Defence and Aid Fund
Location: 
ANiSA Resource Centre
Feature Text: 
This new edition of a widely used book brings to light even more damning evidence of the reality of the bantustans than previous editions. It also examines the South African governments attempt to conceal that reality from the international community. --Taken from the Back Cover

Dominican Women a Time to Speak:

Author: 
Kathleen Boner
Call Number: 
271.9720687 Bon
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This study offers an intriguing account of continuity and change among a group of religious women dedicated in the main to main. It reveals their dilemmas, as well as the personalities of their leaders, as they responded to massive changes in the Catholic Church, the reality of South Africa, and the social position of women.--Taken from the Back Cover

ISBN: 
1-875053-14-X
Publication Date: 
2000
Publisher: 
Cluster Publications
Location: 
ANiSA Resource Centre
Feature Text: 
This study offers an intriguing account of continuity and change among a group of religious women dedicated in the main to main. It reveals their dilemmas, as well as the personalities of their leaders, as they responded to massive changes in the Catholic Church, the reality of South Africa, and the social position of women. --Taken from the Back Cover

Kairos: Three Prophetic Challenges to the Church

Author: 
Robert McAfee Brown, editor
Call Number: 
261.70917 Bro
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"The moment of truth has arrived" reads the opening chaprter of the Kairos Document. "For many Christians in South Africa this is the Kairos, the moment of grace and opportunity, the favorable time in which God issues a challenge to decisive action." In the wake of that prophetic document on the political crisis in South Africa have come two more such declarations, Kairos: Central America and the Road to Damascus: Kairos and Conversion. Now, for the first time, all three of these documents have been collected in a single volume.--Taken from the Back Cover

ISBN: 
0-8028-0532-9
Publication Date: 
1990
Publisher: 
William B. Eerdman's Publishing Co.
Location: 
ANiSA Resource Centre
Feature Text: 
"The moment of truth has arrived" reads the opening chaprter of the Kairos Document. "For many Christians in South Africa this is the Kairos, the moment of grace and opportunity, the favorable time in which God issues a challenge to decisive action." In the wake of that prophetic document on the political crisis in South Africa have come two more such declarations, Kairos: Central America and the Road to Damascus: Kairos and Conversion. Now, for the first time, all three of these documents have been collected in a single volume. --Taken from the Back Cover

Ubuntu: An Ethic for a New South Africa

Author: 
Augustine Shutte
Call Number: 
170.968 Shu
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Unbuntu, An Ethic for a New South Africa is a sequel to Augustine Shutte's previous book Philosophy for Africa. In that book he engages with some concepts central to traditional African thinking about human natureand society. In this book he offers a new interpretation of the chief ethical idea in African thought, Ubuntu.

ISBN: 
1-875053-23-9
Publication Date: 
2001
Publisher: 
Cluster Publications
Location: 
ANiSA Resource Centre
Feature Text: 
Unbuntu, An Ethic for a New South Africa is a sequel to Augustine Shutte's previous book Philosophy for Africa. In that book he engages with some concepts central to traditional African thinking about human natureand society. In this book he offers a new interpretation of the chief ethical idea in African thought, Ubuntu.

Lives of Courage: Women for a New South Africa

Author: 
Diana E.H. Russell
Call Number: 
305.40968 Rus
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ISBN: 
0-465-04140-X
Publication Date: 
1989
Publisher: 
Basic Books Inc.
Location: 
ANiSA Resource Centre
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In 1987 and 1988, Dr. Diana Russell journeyed from the United States to the land of her birth to learn about the special role of women in the struggle against apartheid in South Africa. The fruit of her research is this extraordinary book: the first hand accounts, in their own words, of 24 courageous risk-taking women activists.

Reader's Digest Illustrated History of South Africa: The Real Story

Author: 
Dougie Oakes
Call Number: 
968 Oak
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ISBN: 
0-89577-324-4
Publication Date: 
1988
Publisher: 
Reader's Digest Association Inc.
Location: 
ANiSA Resource Centre
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This is a study in depth of the history of South Africa, from early times to the present day. The book aims to combine scholarship with readability and to question, and often overturn, long-held beliefs and cherished myths.

Tomorrow is Another Country: The Inside Story of South Africa's Negotiated Revolution

Author: 
Allistar Sparks
Call Number: 
968.064 Spa
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ISBN: 
1-875015-11-6
Publication Date: 
1995
Publisher: 
Struik Books
Location: 
ANiSA Resource Centre
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The companion to Allister Sparks's award-winning "The Mind of South Africa", this book is an account of the negotiating process that led to majority rule. It retells the story of the behind-the-scenes collaborations that started with a meeting between Kobie Coetsee and Nelson Mandela in 1985.

ukubuysana: Reconciliation in South Africa

Author: 
Mark Hay
Call Number: 
261.70968 Hay
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ISBN: 
1-875053-09-3
Publication Date: 
1998
Publisher: 
Cluster Publications
Location: 
ANiSA Resource Centre
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Ukubuyisana: Reconciliation in South Africa attempts to clarify the meaning of the concept of reconciliation and uncover the dynamics of social reconciliation. Out of the context of human rights abuses in apartheid South Africa, and given the work of the national Truth and Reconciliation Commission, this book attempts a working definition of social reconciliation, identifies the subjects of reconciliation and maps out the dynamics of social reconciliation. Lastly it highlights some critical challenges to the Church in its work of Reconciliation in post-apartheid South Africa.

The Church Struggle in South Africa

Author: 
John W. de Gruchy
Call Number: 
261.83400968 Gru
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ISBN: 
0-8028-0243-5
Publication Date: 
1986
Publisher: 
William B. Eerdman's Publishing Co.
Location: 
ANiSA Resource Centre
Feature Text: 
Widely acclaimed upon its origional publication in 1979, this book explores the historical roots of the church in South Africa, its relation to apartheid, and the tensions between the church and society and within the church itself. For this second edition, John de Gruchy has left the text unaltered, but has provided a new preface, a postscript addressing critical reaction to the origional volume, a new bibliography, and a subject index.

Rabble-Rouser for Peace: The Authorized Biography of Desmond Tutu

Author: 
John Allen
Call Number: 
283.092 All
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ISBN: 
0-7432-6937-3
Publication Date: 
2006
Publisher: 
Free Press
Location: 
ANiSA Resource Centre
Feature Text: 
Chronicles the life of Nobel laureate and spiritual father Desmond Tutu, focusing on his efforts to promote peace in South Africa by confronting South African leaders, leading peaceful demonstrations, and seeking international disinvestment in the apartheid economy.
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