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Women, Land and Authority: Perspectives from South Africa

Edited By: Shamin Meer

146 pages, B/w photos, tabs


Paperback | Dec 1997 | #69320 | ISBN: 0855983752
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About this book

The issue of land lies at the heart of South Africa's democratic transformation, but the extremity of apartheid's racial legacy is in danger of obscuring a no less pervasive oppression: that of women. This volume brings together recent research on women by the National Land Committee of South Africa. What emerges is a sharp sense of transition and crisis - and a pressing need for women's organization, to ensure that development and legislation are informed by the priorities of women, and that South Africa's land question is treated not least as a problem of gender transformation.

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