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Title:Farm labour in South Africa
Editors:Wilson, FrancisISNI
Kooy, AlideISNI
Hendrie, DeliaISNI
City of publisher:Cape Town
Publisher:David Philip
Geographic term:South Africa
agricultural workers
agricultural development
conference papers (form)
Abstract:Contents: Part one: Overview of farm labour in South Africa. Part two: Macro studies: Is South Africa running out of unskilled labour? (J.B. Knight); Migration flows in and out of capitalist agriculture (Jill Nattrass); State intervention and the agricultural labour supply post-1948 (Michael Morris); South Africa: two agricultures? (Merle Lipton). Part three: Micro studies: Seasonal migration in the Western Cape (Brian Levy); Farm labour in the Karoo (Alide Kooy); farm labour in the Albany district (Eduard van der Vliet and Norman Bromberger); Farm labour in the Dealesville district, O.F.S. (Johann Maree); Obstacles to agricultural development in the Transkei (Gill Westcott); Factors affecting wages and employment in sugar farming (Tony Ardington); Labour in Transvaal agribusiness (Gordon Young). Part four: Implications: Agricultural statistics: a need for reform (Delia Hendrie); Villages for farm workers? (Monica Wilson); Reflections on farm labour in South Africa (Francis Wilson). [ASC Leiden abstract]