Go to AfricaBib home

Go to AfricaBib home AfricaBib Go to database home

bibliographic database
Previous page New search

The free AfricaBib App for Android is available here

Book Book Leiden University catalogue Leiden University catalogue
Title:The disenfranchised: perspectives on the history of elections in South Africa
Editor:Mafeje, ArchieISNI
Series:Imagined South Africa
City of publisher:Pretoria
Publisher:University of South Africa Press
ISBN:1868884414; 9781868884414
Geographic term:South Africa
right to vote
election management bodies
Abstract:The essays in this book by black South African writers provide an alternative view on the recent political history of South Africa. Contents: Introduction by the late Archie Mafeje; Disenfranchisement of black people prior to 1948 by Livingstone Mqotsi; Black initiatives and responses to disenfranchisement by Pallo Jordan; Negotiating South Africa's democracy: a new social contract by Rachidi Molapo; The role of political parties in the electoral and democratic process in South Africa by Joseph Diescho; Women and suffrage in South Africa: a fractured history by Shireen Hassim; Elections and the politics of nationalism, race and ethnicity in South Africa by Xolela Mangcu; Electoral management by Herbert Vilakazi; Ten years of electoral democracy in South Africa: successes and achievements of the electoral commission by Brigalia Bam; and Electoral models and systems in South Africa: strengths and weaknesses by Funiwe Jaiyesimi-Njobe. [ASC Leiden abstract]