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Rural poverty : subsistence or dependency.
The Republic of Transkei, the first of the "Independent" National States has financed a number of research projects which have attempted to establish a data base on which a Five Year Development Plan can be grounded. A ...
Garbage picking as a strategy for survival : a case study of a sub- sector of the informal sector.
In the past few years there has been a dramatic increase in research dealing with the informal sector in South Africa. This research is often motivated by academic curiosity as well as a growing concern over poverty and ...
Planning with South African labour statistics : the politics of ignorance.
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A social and economic geography of Umzinto North.
An attempt is made in this dissertation to ascertain current land use structure and to analyse the development potential of Umzinto North. A comprehensive socio-economic and land use survey was undertaken to establish ...
The urban informal sector in South Africa : what options for development? : a case study of KwaMashu, Natal.
In the past few years there has been a dramatic increase in research on the informal sector in South Africa. Motivating this research, besides academic curiosity, is growing concern over poverty and unemployment amongst ...
The political economy of urban and regional planning in South Africa, 1900 to 1988 : towards theory to guide progressive practice.
The dissertation has three major objectives. The first is to examine the relation between the nature and trajectory of urban and regional planning in South Africa, and developments within the, South African political economy ...
Black education in South Africa : the case of the Qadi Tribal Area, Inanda Reserve, Kwa Zulu.
This thesis is concerned with formal education for black South Africans. Central to the argument is an appreciation of how formal educational systems tend to foster specific ideologies and reproduce particular social ...
Working for nothing : gender and industrial decentralisation in Isithebe.
"One of the central tenets of critical approaches to social science is that we should not only understand society theory), but use such understanding as a basis for a programme of action (practice) to change society, ...
Historic hospitals in Natal.
The object of this research is to investigate in detail the origin and growth of Natal Hospitals - their design and function. The 19th Century saw the birth of the Republic of Natalia, and with it the establishment of towns ...
An interpretation of political violence in Lamont and KwaMashu.
The field of political violence is introduced with an overview of anti-State political violence in South Africa between 1 January 1977 and 21 July 1985. Incidents of political violence in that period were classified into ...