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Labour, townships, and protest : studies in the social history of the Witwatersrand

Author: Belinda Bozzoli
Publisher: Johannesburg : Ravan Press in association with the Institute of African Studies, University of the Witwatersrand, 1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Belinda Bozzoli
ISBN: 0869750895 9780869750896
OCLC Number: 5913497
Notes: University of KwaZulu-Natal Library notes:
2 9 10
Description: 342 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction. Popular history and the Witwatersrand / Belinda Bozzoli --
Part 1. Township life and patterns of Protest. --
Birds in the Cornfields: Squatter Movements in Johannesburg, 1944-1947 / A.W. Stadler --
Class Struggle, Segregation and the City: A History of Sophiatown / Andre Proctor --
Appendix A: Nobody's Baby: Modikwe Dikobe and Alexandra 1942-1946 / Tim Couzens --
Appendix B: We Shall Walk / Modikwe Dikobe --
Appendix C: The People Overflow: A Tribute to Schreiner / Modikwe Dikobe --
Part 2. Cultural alternatives to Hegemony. --
The Mad Poets: An Analysis of an Early Sub-tradition of Johannesburg Literature and its Subsequent Developments / Isobel Hofmeyr --
Class, Continuity and Change in Black South African Literature, 1948-60 / Kelwyn Sole --
The African Performer and the Johannesburg Entertainment Industry: the struggle for African culture on the Witwatersrand / David Coplan. Part 3. Worker Organization and Action --
The Migration of Miners' Phthisis between Cornwall and the Transvaal 1876-1918 / Gillian Burke and Peter Richardson --
The I.W.A. on the Rand: organising among black workers on the Rand, 1917-1918 / F.A. Johnston --
The 1920 Black Mineworkers' Strike: A Preliminiary Account / P.L. Bonner --
The 1922 Strike and the Political Economy of South Africa / Rob Davies --
Albert Nzula : the road from Rouxville to Russia / Robin Cohen.
Responsibility: compiled and introduced by Belinda Bozzoli.
Local System Bib Number:
(Sirsi) i9780869750896
(Sirsi) 1724
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