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The Colonial-Born and Settlers' Indian Association and Natal Indian politics, 1933-1939.
This thesis seeks to examine Indian political development in South Africa during the period 1933-1939, with specific reference to the emergence of the Colonial-Born and Settlers' Indian Association and its influence on ...
Ideal, reality and opposition : white women in Durban, 1900- 1920.
In 1900 Durban's white' society closely resembled its British counterpart. As in Britain an ideal of womanhood encompassed various generalisations concerning woman's true nature and purpose. Women were upheld as pure, ...
Henry Francis Fynn and the Fynn community in Natal, 1824-1988.
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Contexts, resistance crowds and mass mobilisation : a comparative analysis of anti-apartheid politics in Pietermaritzburg during the 1950s and the 1980s.
This thesis examines crowds and resistance politics in Pietermaritzburg, focusing particularly on the 1950s and the 1980s. These two decades were characterised by heightened anti-apartheid political activity in South Africa. ...
Mariannhill Mission and African education, 1882-1915.
In 1880 a group of 31 Trappist monks arrived in South Africa for the first time. Two years later they founded the now famous Mariannhill mission in the vicinity of Pinetown, west of Durban. The purpose of this thesis ...
The impact of the white settlers on the natural environment of Natal, 1845-1870.
As no other study of settler impact on the Natal environment exists for the early colonial period, this thesis is a pioneering work. It aims to document the changes white settlers made to the natural environment of Natal ...
From "conscience politics" to the battlefields of political activism : the Liberal Party in Natal, 1953 to 1968.
This thesis examines the ways in which the Liberal Party - the Natal Division in particularattempted to become an effective political force in South Africa. The Party was fanned in May 1953 as a non-racial political ...
A laboratory of change : a critical study of the Durban Medical School and its community health experiment, 1930-1960.
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From mission school to Bantu education : a history of Adams College.
In 1835 the first American Board missionaries arrived in South Africa and a mission station was built at Amanzimtoti. Adams College, then known as Amanzimtoti Institute was established in 1853 by the American Board with ...
Natal's "Native" education, 1917-1953 : education for segregation.
The Natal Education Department's "Native" education system which functioned from 1910 to 1953 has often been termed a good example of "liberal" education for Africans. However an investigation into the administrative ...