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Western civilization and the natives of South Africa

Isaac Schapera

Western civilization and the natives of South Africa

studies in culture contact

by Isaac Schapera

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Published by G. Routledge and sons, limited in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Blacks -- South Africa.,
    • Ethnology -- South Africa.,
    • Indigenous peoples -- South Africa.,
    • South Africa -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by I. Schapera ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT764.B2 S4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 312 p.
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6317365M
      LC Control Number35003412
      OCLC/WorldCa1562605


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Jewish Supremacy). This text was originally derived from sections of the article, “Straight Outta Compton. Bertrand Russell’s A History of Western Philosophy is intended as a history of philosophy, but it also has a lot of history relevant to philosophy (more than most histories of philosophy), and it is an easy read.

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Robert A. Williams, Jr. Robert A. Williams, Jr. is a member of the Lumbee Indian Tribe as well as the professor of law and director of the Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy Program at the University of Arizona. He is the author of the classic work on Indian rights under US law, The American Indian in Western Legal Thought, which won the Gustavus Meyer human rights award by: South Africa’s First People – South Africa’s earliest, ancient people, believed to have originally migrated south from East Africa, are today a tiny minority group making up 1% of the total 53 million people in the country.

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The places in this category are all monuments of a bye-gone era that bear testimony to particular stages in the development of some of Africa’s greatest civilisations.Impact of Christianity on the people of South Western Africa / Z.O.

Ogunwole; The pains of colonization and the gains of Western civilization in Francophone West Africa as reflected in Ville cruelle of Eza Boto / by Falade J.O. and Olowolagba C.C.