This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Foundation, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.
An asterisk* has been used to indicate that there is a cross reference to another entry in the glossary.
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Table of Contents
The following sources were used in the compilation of this glossary:
N.L. Clark and W.H. Worger, South Africa: The Rise and Fall of Apartheid (Harlow, 2004).
H. Holland, The Struggle (London, 1989).
T. Karis and G. Carter/G. Gerhart, eds, From Protest to Challenge (5 vols,1972-1997).
B.J. Liebenberg and S.B. Spies, eds, South Africa in the 20th Century (Pretoria, 1993).
T. Lodge, Black Politics in South Africa Since 1945 (Johannesburg, 1985).
C. Saunders and N. Southey, A Dictionary of South African History (Cape Town and Johannesburg, 1998).
South African Democracy Education Trust, The Road to Democracy, vol. 1, 1960-1970 (Cape Town, 2004).