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Comparing Brazil and South Africa

Comparing Brazil and South Africa

proceedings of a conference convened in February 1996 by the Centre for Policy Studies, the Foundation for Global Dialogue and the Instituto de Estudos Econômicos, Sociais e Políticos de São Paulo on two transitional states in political and economic perspective

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Published by The Centre in Johannesburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazil,
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Brazil -- Social conditions -- 1985- -- Congresses.,
    • Brazil -- Economic conditions -- 1985- -- Congresses.,
    • Brazil -- Politics and government -- 1985- -- Congresses.,
    • South Africa -- Politics and government -- 1994- -- Congresses.,
    • South Africa -- Social conditions -- 1961- -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Steven Friedman and Riaan de Villiers.
      ContributionsFriedman, Steven., De Villiers, Riaan., Centre for Policy Studies (Johannesburg, South Africa), Foundation for Global Dialogue., Instituto de Estudos Econômicos, Sociais e Políticos de Saõ Paulo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC187 .C615 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination370 p. ;
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL772995M
      LC Control Number97172976

      Race and Racism in Historical Perspective: Comparing Brazil, South Africa, and the U.S.—G. Fredrickson. COUNTRY PORTRAITS. The Second Republic: Race, Inequality, and Democracy in South Africa—W. James and J. Lever. Combating Racism in South Africa: Redress/Remedies—M. Ramphele. Whiteness in the Rainbow: Experiencing the Loss of Privilege in the New South Africa—M. Steyn.   Ideas, policies, conflicts about race and images of nationalism have been major themes of politics for more than a century. By comparing three prominent cases, this book illuminates the particular experiences of South Africa, the United States, and Brazil, but also uses comparisons to reveal patterns and linkages between race, nation, state and class dynamics not otherwise apparent.

        Challenging prevailing theories of development and labor, Gay Seidman's controversial study explores how highly politicized labor movements could arise simultaneously in Brazil and South Africa, two starkly different societies. Beginning with the s, Seidman shows how both authoritarian states promoted specific rapid-industrialization strategies, in the process reshaping the working class. By comparing three prominent cases, this book illuminates the particular experiences of South Africa, the United States, and Brazil, but also uses comparisons to reveal patterns and linkages between race, nation, state and class dynamics not otherwise apparent/5(79).

      The center of Brazil is 5 hours behind South Africa.. PLEASE NOTE: Brazil may span multiple time zones. We are using the America/Sao_Paulo time zone. For more accuracy, choose specific cities for each location. For example, compare South Africa to Recife, Brazil with South Africa to Cuiaba, Brazil. When planning a visit to a new country, the first thing you are likely to do is to buy a guidebook on the place; however, if you really want to know about the spirit of a place you need to do more background reading - here are 10 of the best books about South they don't get you in touch with the spirit of the place, not much else : David Bristow.


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