AFRICA
Special Bibliography No. 159
Supplement No. 37


December 2004

Compiled by Joan T. Phillips
Bibliographer, Air University Library       
Maxwell AFB, AL


Table of Contents

General Information | Economics Aspects| Foreign Relations | Foreign Relations - U.S. | Health | History | Military Aspects | Natural Resources | Politics and Government | Social Aspects | African Union |

Central Africa | Eastern Africa | Northern Africa | Southern Africa | Sub-Saharan Africa | Western Africa |

Algeria | Angola | Benin | Botswana | Burkina Faso | Burundi | Cameroon | Cape Verde Central African Republic | Chad | Comoros | Congo (Brazzaville) | Congo ( Kinshasa) | Cote D'lvoire | Djibouti | Equatorial Guinea | Eritrea | Ethiopia | Gabon | Gambia | Ghana | Guinea | Guinea-Bissau | Kenya | Lesotho | Liberia | Madagascar | Malawi | Mali | Mauritania | Mauritius | Morocco | Mozambique | Namibia | Niger | Nigeria | Rwanda | Sao Tome and Principe | Senegal | Seychelles | Sierra Leone | Somalia | Somalia-Operation Restore Hope| South Africa  |  Sudan | Swaziland | Tanzania | Togo | Tunisia | Uganda | Zambia | Zimbabwe


South Africa


General References | Economics Conditions | Foreign Relations | Foreign Relations- U.S. | Health | History | Military Aspects | Natural Resources | Politics and Government | Social Aspects 


General References

Internet Resources

South Africa. Background Notes on Countries of the World. Washington, U. S. Dept. of State, July 2004.
Available online at: http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2898.htm

South Africa Online.
Available online at: http://www.southafrica.co.za/
News and other general information about South Africa.

Statistics South Africa.
Available online at: http://www.statssa.gov.za/
Statistical information about South Africa.

Books

Africa 2004. 39th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post, 2004. 323 p. (World Today)
Gives general information about each country and a detailed history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 2004

Economic Conditions

Books

The Military Balance 2003-2004. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2003. 368 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.: R 355 L847m 2003/2004

Problematising the African Renaissance, edited by Eddy Maloka and Elizabeth Le Roux. Pretoria, South Africa, Africa Institute of South Africa, 2000. 92 p.
Book call no.: 320.549096 P962

South Africa Yearbook 2003/2004, 10th ed, edited by Dellien Burger. Pretoria, South Africa, Government Communications and Information System, 2003. 737 p.
Book call no.: R 916.8 S7264 2003/2004

Periodicals

Andreasson, Stefan. Economic Reforms and 'Virtual Democracy' in South Africa and Zimbabwe: The Incompatibility of Liberalisation, Inclusion and Development. Journal of Contemporary African Studies 21:383-406 September 2003.

Cars in South Africa: Revving up. Economist 370:62-63 February 14, 2004.
"South Africa's car industry roars ahead."
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Commey, Pusch. The Dilemma of Western Economics. New African No.428:46-47 April 2004.
"South Africa's election year budget."
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Commey, Pusch. Rand Strikes Back. New African No.427:18-19 March 2004.
Discusses the rise of the rand.
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Commey, Pusch. South Africa: Not Easy but Feasible. New African No.421:50-51 August/September 2003.
"Whether remarkable turnaround of the currency, the rand, and positive forecast for its future growth, South Africa, continues to defy all prophets of doom."
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Duodu, Cameron. The Honeymoon Is over. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 10:20-23 April 2004.
"South Africa's economy may be performing well, but as the country goes to the polls this month, the concern of the ordinary people is how better off they have been since the ANC came to power."

Getting Africa Moving. Economist 370:64 April 17, 2004.
"Will Maria Ramos free-up the transport monopoly that retards South Africa's economic growth?"
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Iheduru, Okechukwu C. Black Economic Power and Nation-Building in Post-Apartheid South Africa. Journal of Modern African Studies 42:1-30 March 2004.

Kingdon, Geeta G. and Knight, John. Unemployment in South Africa: The Nature of the Beast. World Development 32:391-408 March 2004.

Land Reform in South Africa: More Squeeze Than Grab. Economist 370:40 January 17, 2004.
"Don't expect Zimbabwe-style land invasions in South Africa."
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McGrath, Simon. What Can South Africa Learn form Skills Development for Enterprise Development Experiences in the Rest of Africa? Africa Insight 33:43-49 September 2003.

Naude, W. A. Local Government Transformation in South Africa: Challenges for Local Economic Development in a Globalising Economy. Africa Insight 33:50-56 September 2003.

Re-Inventing the ANC. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 10:14-16+ April 2004.
"As South Africa celebrates 10 years of democracy and prepares for new elections this month, Africa Today examines President Mbeki and ANC's years in power and the challenges the party faces in repackaging its policies to tackle poverty that is still endemic in the country."

Running to Stand Still. Economist 370:43-44 February 14, 2004.
"Voters want jobs. Will they get them?"
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Simkins, Charles. Employment and Unemployment in South Africa. Journal of Contemporary African Studies 22:253-278 May 2004.

South Africa/Africa: Rebirth Pains. Africa Confidential 45:3-4 April 16, 2004.
"The upcoming season of pan-African summits will test the new institutions and promises of reform."

South Africa: Busy Bees. Africa Confidential 44:5-6 August 29, 2003.
"The Oppenheimer mining dynasty clambers on to the black empowerment bandwagon."

South Africa: Roller-Coaster Rand. Africa Confidential 45:4-5 February 6, 2003.
"Orthodox policies and populist gestures air for a winning electoral strategy."

South Africa's Economy: Tack to the Left. Economist 371:39 July 3, 2004.
"President Thabo Mbeki tires of market liberalism."
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South African Privatisation: On Hold? Economist 371:66-67 June 26, 2004.
"There is growing uncertainty about South Africa's privatisation plans."
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Sturman, Dathryn. NEPAD and Civil Society in South Africa: Buying in Without Selling out. African Security Review 13, no.1:35-37 2004.
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Trade and Africa: Emerging Deals. Economist 370:73 February 21, 2004.
Potential trade agreements between the U.S. and African nations.
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Foreign Relations

Books

Alden, Chris and Le Pere, Garth. South Africa's Post-Apartheid Foreign Policy - from Reconciliation to Revival?  New York, Oxford University Press, 2003. 89 p. (Adelphi Paper, no.362)
Book call no.: 909.82 I61a no.362

South Africa Yearbook 2003/2004, 10th ed, edited by Dellien Burger. Pretoria, South Africa, Government Communications and Information System, 2003. 737 p.
Book call no.: R 916.8 S7264 2003/2004

Periodicals

Britain/Africa: Sins of Omission. Africa Confidential 45:8 February 20, 2003.
A British commission on Africa will not include Thabo Mbeki.

Burundi: Risky Dealings. Africa Confidential 44:8 December 19, 2003.
"Military reform and a new national army are key to the South African - led peace efforts."

Burundi/South Africa: Zuma's other Hot Spot. Africa Confidential 44:5-6 August 8, 2003.
"Two rebel factions hold the SA-backed peace process in ransom."

Clapham, Christopher and Mills, Greg. South Africa Considers Options in Zimbabwe. Jane's Intelligence Review 15:38-40 June 2003.

Joint United Kingdom-South African Exercise: Over 800 Participants. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 18, December 2003-January 2004.
Discusses "Exercise African Shield, designed as a coalition exercise to establish a joint British-South African Headquarters that would be able to command a bigger-than-brigade size African operation."

Mbeki, Thabo. Mbeki: We Will Resist Regime Change. New African No.426:20-24 February 2004.
"Thabo Mbeki, the South African President, tells why he fought stoutly for Zimbabwe's Commonwealth suspension to be lifted."
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A Rainbow Connection. Beijing Review 47:16-17 June 24, 2004.
"South Africa is forging closer ties with China."

SA/Rwanda/DRC: Military Might. Africa Confidential 45:8 July 9, 2004.
"This week's military agreement between Rwanda and South Africa may be touted as African Union cooperation and regional peace-building. But some in Pretoria fear that if Kigali continues to meddle in Congo-Kinshasa, South Africa will be blamed for helping to arm an interventionist Rwandan army."

Seed of Discord. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 10:24-25 March 2004.
"The unresolved political crisis in Zimbabwe is creating a wedge between ANC party supporters said their allies."

South Africa/Iraq: Bombed out. Africa Confidential 45:8 February 20, 2003.
"The death of ex-special forces officer Frans Strydom in a bomb explosion in Baghdad in early February is focusing attention on South African mercenaries doing security work in Iraq."

South Africa Tries Peacekeeping: Trying on Blue Berets. Economist 368:43 September 13, 2003.
"Benign ambitions, limited reach."
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Sparks, Allister. A New Third World Role Model. World Press Review 51:26 May 2004.
Sees South Africa as a role model for other Third World countries.

Sturman, Dathryn. NEPAD and Civil Society in South Africa: Buying in Without Selling out. African Security Review 13, no.1:35-37 2004.
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Tutu, Desmond. The Credibility of Democracy. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 10:22-23 February 2004.
"Text of a statement issued by the office of South Africa's Archbishop Emeritus, Desmond Tutu, after the Abuja CHOGM, calling on the Mbeki's government for clarity on the Commonwealth and Zimbabwe."

Under a Spell. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 10:20-25 February 2004.
"With the crisis in Zimbabwe getting worse, President Thabo Mbeki's staunch support for Robert Mugabe continues to baffle friends and foes alike."

Venter, Albert. Reform of the United Nations Security Council: A Comment on the South African Position. International Journal on World Peace 20:29-47 December 2003.

Wall, Robert. Continental Cops. Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:62-63 July 5, 2004.
"South Africa eyes growing military role in Africa's expanding security umbrella."
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Wall, Robert. Strategic Conundrum. Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:160+ July 19, 2004.
"South African Air Force wrestles with costs for strategic lift to meet the Continental needs."
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Foreign Relations - U.S.

Books

Nesbitt, Francis Njubi. Race for Sanctions: African Americans Against Apartheid, 1946-1994. Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press, 2004. 217 p.
Book call no.: 327.73068 N458r

Periodicals

Africa on U.S. Agenda: New York National Guard Forges Links with SANDF. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 7-8, August 2003.

Denel to Benefit from Normalisation of Defense Trade Relations with the United States: Denel's 105mm under Evaluation. African Armed Forces Journal, p 9, July 2004.

EUCOM Develops African Support: Ongoing Involvement Includes Reserve Force Members. African Armed Forces Journal, p 27, June 2004.
Shows EUCOM involvement in South Africa over the last 12 months.

Exercise MEDFLAG...U.S. Air Force and SA Military Health Services Join Forces. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 20-21, July 2004.
A 15 day medical exercise held in South Africa by the United States European Command.

Haffajee, Ferial. Lula, Mbeki Speak out Against Trade Protectionism. African Agenda 6, no.4:32 2003.
"South Africa and Brazil came out guns blazing against global trade protectionism and also against the continued administration of Iraq by U.S. forces."

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. U.S. Lifts Restrictions on South Africa. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:23 July 28, 2004.
Normalizes relations between South Africa and the U.S. government in regard to defense equipment.

The RSD Chubby System Excels in Afghanistan & Iraq. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 16-17, May 2004.
Discusses the Interim Vehicle Mounted Mine Detection System that the U.S. purchased from South Africa.

Sullivan, Eileen. Customs Expands Monitoring of Shipments from Foreign Ports. Federal Times 39:10 December 1, 2003.
"Port of Durban in South Africa is the 17th port to join the Container Security Initiative, a program run by the Homeland Security Department's Bureau of Customs and for Protection."

Trade and Africa: Emerging Deals. Economist 370:73 February 21, 2004.
Potential trade agreements between the U.S. and African nations.
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Health

Books

South Africa Yearbook 2003/2004, 10th ed, edited by Dellien Burger. Pretoria, South Africa, Government Communications and Information System, 2003. 737 p.
Book call no.: R 916.8 S7264 2003/2004

Periodicals

Commey, Pusch. The Rise of Traditional Medicine. New African No.430:34-35 July 2001.
South Africa is "setting up a National Reference Center for African Traditional Medicine in Cape Town to research into medicinal plants and establish an information system on African traditional medicines."
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Roll on the Roll-out. Economist 369:44 November 1, 2003.
"Let the war against AIDS really begin."
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Rossouw, Henk. S. African U. Offers HIV Drugs to Students. Chronicle of Higher Education 50:A44 May 14, 2004.
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South Africa. African Agenda 6, no.4:5 2003.
"The South African cabinet's decision to provide free antiretroviral drugs in public hospitals and clinics brings hope to billions of South Africans."

South Africa's War on AIDS: A Slow March. Economist 370:43 January 24, 2004.
"Soldiers get AIDS drugs, civilians wait."
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Southern Africa: Ten Years after. Africa Confidential 45:1-2 January 9, 2003.
"South Africans will celebrate a decade of democracy but ask tough questions about their government's HIV-AIDS policy and diplomacy in Africa."

Willan, Samantha. Briefing: Recent Changes in the South African Government's HIV/AIDS Policy and Its Implementation. African Affairs 103:109-117 January 2004.

History

Books

Africa 2004. 39th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post, 2004. 323 p. (World Today)
Gives general information about each country and a detailed history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 2004

Judd, Denis and Surridge, Keith. The Boer War. New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2002. 352
Book call no.: 968.048 J92b

Terreblanche, Solomon Johannes. A History of Inequality in South Africa, 1652-2002. Sandton, South Africa, KMM Review, 2002. 527 p.
Book call no.: 968 T326h

Wrighting a Wider War: Rethinking Gender, Race, and Identity in the South African War, 1899-1902. edited by Greg Cuthbertson and others. Athens, OH, Ohio University Press, 2002. 354 p.
Book call no.: 968.048 W956

Periodicals

Grundlingh, Albert. Reframing Remembrance: The Politics of the Centenary Commemoration of the South African War 1899-1902. Journal of Southern African Studies 30:359-375 June 2004.

Military Aspects

Books

Jane's Sentinel Security Assessment: Southern Africa, Issue 15. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2004. 661 p.
For each country provides information such as: country profile, geography, natural resources, demography, infrastructure, internal affairs, external affairs, defense spending, armed forces, army, air forces, navy, security and foreign forces, procurement, defense production and R & D, and main economic indicators.
Book call no.: R 968 J33 iss.15 2004

Jane's World Air Forces, Issue 20, edited by Paul Jackson. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2004. 643 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 iss.20 2004

Jane's World Armies, Issue 15, edited by James C. O'Halloran and others. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2004. 999 p.
Provides the following information for each country: national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.: R 355.3 J33 iss.15 2004

The Military Balance 2003-2004. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2003. 368 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.: R 355 L847m 2003/2004

Periodicals

Africa on U.S. Agenda: New York National Guard Forges Links with SANDF. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 7-8, August 2003.

Andersen, Roy. Transformation of the Reserves of the South African National Defence Force. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 15-17, December 2003-January 2004.

Andersson, Hans G. Austal Sharpens Defence Focus. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:23 January 21, 2004.
Saab and Grinkek have agreed to increase their collaboration with the former acquiring just over 21% of the South African company."

Armour, the Modern Cavalry. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 16-19, November 2003.
Includes armor in 20th and 21st century South Africa.

Botha, David. The Arms Deal Controversy. African Security Review 12:99-103 August 2003.
"Comments on the Strategic Defence Package, an arms deal forged in the South African region. Controversies surrounding the deal; Notions about the objectives of the deal; Issues concerning the implementation of the deal."
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Cilliers, Jakkie. A Brave New South African Defence Industry? African Security Review 12:137-139 November 2003.
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A Close Look at the South African Defence Industry. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 28+, April 2004.

Coetzer, Bennie. RSA Development: Digital Image Capture and Transmission Technology: Photographic Intelligence Has Tactical Value for SANDF. African Armed Forces Journal, p 31, March 2004.

Denel to Benefit from Normalisation of Defense Trade Relations with the United States: Denel's 105mm under Evaluation. African Armed Forces Journal, p 9, July 2004.

DTI and Armscor: Sponsor SA National Pavilion at Malaysia's DSA. African Armed Forces Journal, p 14, April 2004.

Engelbrecht, Leon. Gods of War: The South African Artillery. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 27-28+, December 2003-January 2004.

Engelbrecht, Leon. Military Engineers: Masters of Mobility. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 19-22, December 2003-January 2004.

Engelbrecht, Leon. SANDF Annual Report 2002/2003: Talks the Talk but Will Its Writers Want to Walk? African Armed Forces Journal, pp 23-25, October 2003.
Discusses the SANDF annual report.

Engelbrecht, Leon. SANDF at 10: An Assessment. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 8-10+, December 2003-January 2004.

EUCOM Develops African Support: Ongoing Involvement Includes Reserve Force Members. African Armed Forces Journal, p 27, June 2004.
Shows EUCOM involvement in South Africa over the last 12 months.

Exercise MEDFLAG...U.S. Air Force and SA Military Health Services Join Forces. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 20-21, July 2004.
A 15 day medical exercise held in South Africa by the United States European Command.

Foss, Christopher F. Denel Finishes G6-52 Gun Platform, Tests Continue. Jane's Defence Weekly 40:18 December 10, 2003.

Foss, Christopher F. Predator-Equipped Rooikat Unveiled. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:15 May 12, 2004.
South Africa and Jordanian companies cooperate to design a new tank destroyer.

Foss, Christopher F. Raptor Makes Bid for Export Market. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:65 June 16, 2004.
Light armored reconnaissance vehicle.

Gething, Michael J. South Africa Orders Upgrade for Olifants. Jane's International Defense Review 36:24 December 2003.
Upgrading Olifant Mk 1B main battle tanks.

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. Little Growth for South African Defence Budget. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:16 March 3, 2004.

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. Sold on Peace. Jane's Defence Weekly 40:23 December 17, 2003.
"South Africa bolsters its regional security role to foster the stability it views as the key to economic development."

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. South Africa Advances Air-Defence System. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:17 May 26, 2004.

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. South Africa's Lekota Argues for Extra Funding. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:20 June 23, 2004.
South African defense minister argues for more money.

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. South African Army Settles Plans for Tactical Vehicles. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:20 June 2, 2004.

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. South African Budget Increase Benefits Training. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:62 June 16, 2004.

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. South African Hawks Receive Avionics Upgrade. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:22 February 11, 2004.

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. U.S. Lifts Restrictions on South Africa. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:23 July 28, 2004.
Normalizes relations between South Africa and the U.S. government in regard to defense equipment.

Hoefyster to Become an American Programme? General Dynamics Take-over of Alvis OMC: South Africa Enters the Major League. African Armed Forces Journal, p 29, March 2004.

A Hot-Bet of Cold Feet: Are Problems Facing the SA Defence Force? African Armed Forces Journal, pp 8-9, May 2004.

Hughes, Robin. South Africa's Second MEKO A200 Arrives at Simon's Town. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:15 March 3, 2004.

In Brief. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:19 July 28, 2004.
Mentions a military cooperation agreement between South Africa and Rwanda.

Jankielsohn, Roy. More Debate Needed on the Role of the Territorial Reserves. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 9-10, October 2003.

Joint United Kingdom-South African Exercise: Over 800 Participants. African Armed Forces Journal, p 18, December 2003-January 2004.
Discusses "Exercise African Shield, designed as a coalition exercise to establish a joint British-South African Headquarters that would be able to command a bigger-than-brigade size African operation."

Jordaan, Evert and Esterhuyse, Abel. South African Defence Since 1994: The Influence of Non-Offensive Defense. African Security Review 13, no.1:59-69 2004.
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Le Roux, Len. Revisiting the South African Defence Review. African Security Review 13, no.1:105-107 2004.
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Lok, Joris J. AMD Systems Rise to the Challenge. Jane's International Defense Review 37:34-38+ March 2004.
Discusses air and missile defense systems.

A Matter of Opinion. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 25-26, September 2003.
Opinion about the state of the South African National Defence Force.

Meyer, Merle. S. A. Army Infantry School: Forty Years of Training. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 36-39, August 2003.

Nagel, H. V. Kiaafrika. African Armed Forces Journal, p 8, October 2003.
Discusses South Africa's military response to the African Union and discusses Exercise African Shield.

Nitz, Michael. South Africa's second MEKO Delivered. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:16 January 7, 2004.

Parliamentary Report: An Insight as to the Application of Oversight by the Defence Committees. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 16-17, September 2003.

Parliamentary Report: An Insight as to the Application of Oversight by the Defence Committees. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 23-25, November 2003.

Parliamentary Report: An Insight as to the Application of Oversight by the Defence Committees. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 24-25, December 2003-January 2004.

Parliamentary Report: An Insight as to the Application of Oversight by the Defence Committees. African Armed Forces Journal, p 17, August 2003.

Parliamentary Report: An Insight as to the Application of Oversight by the Defence Committees. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 8-9, June 2004.

Puttre, Michael. Third Meko Corvette Arrives in South Africa. Journal of Electronic Defense 27:26 July 2004.

Responsibility: This Is the Question! African Armed Forces Journal, p 13, October 2003.
Questions the restructuring of the South African Defense Force.

The RSD Chubby System Excels in Afghanistan & Iraq. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 16-17, May 2004.
Discusses the Interim Vehicle Mounted Mine Detection System that the U.S. purchased from South Africa.

SA Air Force Receives Its First Hawk (Mk120)...from a Certain Point of View... African Armed Forces Journal, pp 24-25, December 2003-January 2004.

SADC Mutual Defence Pact Creates New Defence Market in Case of Emergency: Hold "Talk Shop". African Armed Forces Journal, pp 16-17, October 2003.
Discusses the Southern African Development Community Mutual Defense Pact.

South Africa. Military Technology 28:269-273 World Defense Almanac 2003-2004.
Details force structure.
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South Africa. Jane's Defence Weekly 41:26 June 9, 2004.
"South Africa's Kentron Dynamics continues to develop new ATGSWs despite a limited domestic market."

South Africa Confirms Super LYNX 300 Order. Military Technology 27:98-99  October 2003.
South African military buys 4 helicopters.
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South Africa/Iraq: A Very Private War. Africa Confidential 45:7 June 11, 2004.
"A Pretoria-based military company is at the centre of a security row in Iraq."

South Africa/Iraq: Bombed out. Africa Confidential 45:8 February 20, 2003.
"The death of ex-special forces officer Frans Strydom in a bomb explosion in Baghdad in early February is focusing attention on South African mercenaries doing security work in Iraq."

South Africa's War on AIDS: A Slow March. Economist 370:43 January 24, 2004.
"Soldiers get AIDS drugs, civilians wait."
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South Africa Tries Peacekeeping: Trying on Blue Berets. Economist 368:43 September 13, 2003.
"Benign ambitions, limited reach."
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South African DOD Seeks Nearly R1-Billion More to Pay for Peacekeeping. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 26-27, October 2003.

South African Helicopter Programme. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 12-13, June 2004.

South African Navy: Retires SAS Outeniqua. African Armed Forces Journal, p 28, June 2004.
"The South African Navy will still rue its decision to decommission the SAS Outeniqua, its Ukrainian-built ice-breaker replenishment ship."

Thackwray, W. H. A Comparison of Armour and the Attack Helicopter in Africa. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 20-22, March 2004.
Part 2: The Attack Helicopter Compared to the Tank in the Modern Warfare Scenario (Force Design) April 2004 pp 11-13. Part 3: Armour and the Attach Helicopter in Africa May 2004 pp 22-24+.

There Can Still Be Life in the Reserves: 1 De La Rey Provides a Practical Example. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 8-10, December 2003-January 2004.

Treasury Gives Public a Rare Insight into the S.A. Military: The of Karos Is Lifted. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 8-10, March 2004.

Van Wijk, Charles. The New SANDF Rank Insignia. African Security Review 12:105-108 August 2003.
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Visit to the S. A. National War College by U.K's Joint Services Command and Staff College. African Armed Forces Journal, p 8, November 2003.

Wall, Robert. Continental Cops. Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:62-63 July 5, 2004.
"South Africa eyes growing military role in Africa's expanding security umbrella."
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Wall, Robert. Hungry for More. Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:164 July 19, 2004.
"South Africa looks to replace ancient C-4TP Dakotas."
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Wall, Robert. Industrial Agenda. Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:168+ July 19, 2004.
"Denel targets export market with several missile offerings."
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Wall, Robert. Pivot Point. Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:166 July 19, 2004.
"South Africa is set to select a dogfight weapon for its future fighter."
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Wall, Robert. Preserving Its Edge. Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:174 July 19, 2004.
"Consolidation may loom for military and industry flight test facilities."
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Wall, Robert. Quid Pro Quo. Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:170 July 19, 2004.
"Massive offset package forces arms providers into unfamiliar venture-capitalist role."
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Wall, Robert. Road to Recovery. Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:64 July 5, 2004.
"SAAF has slim operational margin as it manages aircraft fleet overhaul."
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Wall, Robert. Strategic Conundrum. Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:160+ July 19, 2004.
"South African Air Force wrestles with costs for strategic lift to meet the Continental needs."
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Wall, Robert. Unmanned Air Force. Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:64 July 5, 2004.
"Widespread staffing shortages among pilots and technicians."
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Welcome to Trainica: S. A. National War College Battle Plan Includes Input from Libyan Paper for Forthcoming Exercise. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 18-20, August 2003.

What Progress with the New SANDF? African Armed Forces Journal, p 10, September 2003.

Whither the Defence Industry? Why No Defence Lobby? A Normal Democratic Institution. African Armed Forces Journal, pp 14-15, June 2004.
Wonders whether there will be a defence industry in South Africa in five years.

Natural Resources

Books

South Africa Yearbook 2003/2004, 10th ed, edited by Dellien Burger. Pretoria, South Africa, Government Communications and Information System, 2003. 737 p.
Book call no.: R 916.8 S7264 2003/2004

Periodicals

Commey, Pusch. Merger or Takeover? New African No.422:28-29 October 2003.
Wonders about the merger of AngloGold and Ghana's Ashanti Goldfields.
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Commey, Pusch. The Rise of Traditional Medicine. New African No.430:34-35 July 2001.
South Africa is "setting up a National Reference Center for African Traditional Medicine in Cape Town to research into medicinal plants and establish aninformation system on African traditional medicines."
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Commey, Pusch. South Africa Hits Oil. New African No.422:48 October 2003.
"Joy in South Africa over the country's new oil find deep in the sea. It will cut the country's daily oil import by half."
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Wet Lesotho Has Not a Drop to Drink. New Scientist 181:4 February 21, 2004.
Water stored in reservoirs cannot be used for the drought in Lesotho because it is to be sold to South Africa.
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Politics and Government

Internet Resources

Law Library of Congress. Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at: http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/guideindex.html
"A Database of laws, regulations, and other complementary legal sources. The documents included in the database are contributed by the governments of the members from the original, official texts which are deposited, by agreement of the members".

Political Resources on the Net: Africa.
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

South African Government Online.
Available online at: http://www.gov.za/
Includes information about the government, events, documents, and speeches.

Books

The African State: Reconsiderations, edited by Abdi Ismail Samatar and Ahmed I. Samatar. Portsmouth, NH, Heinemann, 2002. 286 p.
Transforming South African State and Society: The Challenge of Constructing a Developmental State by Yvonne Muthien and Gregory Houston, pp 53-99.
Book call no.: 320.3 A258

Christie, Kenneth. The South African Truth Commission. New York, Palgrave, 2000. 215 p.
Book call no.: 306.20968 C555s

Cooper, Frederick. Africa since 1940: The Past of the Present. New York, Cambridge University Press, 2002. 216 p. (New Approaches to African History)
Africa at the Century's Turn: South Africa, Rwanda, and beyond, pp 191-204.
Book call no.: 960.32 C776a

Fiscal Decentralization and the Challenge of Hard Budget Constraints, edited by Jonathan Rodden and others. Cambridge, MA, MIT Press, 2003. 476 p.
Creating Incentives for Fiscal Discipline in the New South Africa by Junaid Ahmad, pp 325-351.
Book call no.: 336.3 F528

Gibson, James L. Overcoming Apartheid: Can Truth Reconcile a Divided Nation? New York, Russell Sage Foundation, 2004. 467 p.
Book call no.: 328.168 G449o

Herbst, Jeffrey and Mills, Greg. The Future of Africa: A New Order in Sight? New York, Oxford University Press, 2003. 86 p. (Adelphi Paper, no.361)
Book call no.: 909.82 I61a no.361

Lodge, Tom. Politics in South Africa: From Mandela to the Mbeki. Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press, 2002. 314 p.
Book call no.: 320.96806 L822p

Nesbitt, Francis Njubi. Race for Sanctions: African Americans Against Apartheid, 1946-1994. Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press, 2004. 217 p.
Book call no.: 327.73068 N458r

Political Transition, edited by Paul Gready. Sterling, VA, Pluto Press, 2003. 301 p.
The Construction of Voice and Identity in the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission by Fiona C. Ross, pp 165-180.
Book call no.: 306.2090511 P769

Problematising the African Renaissance, edited by Eddy Maloka and Elizabeth Le Roux. Pretoria, South Africa, Africa Institute of South Africa, 2000. 92 p.
Book call no.: 320.549096 P962

South Africa Yearbook 2003/2004, 10th ed, edited by Dellien Burger. Pretoria, South Africa, Government Communications and Information System, 2003. 737 p.
Book call no.: R 916.8 S7264 2003/2004

Periodicals

Africa in 2004. African Security Review 12:149+ November 2003.
Among events included are 1999 presidential elections in Algeria and forthcoming parliamentary elections in South Africa.
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Africa's Leading Light. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 10:19 April 2004.
"South Africa astonished its friends and foes alike with its multilateral approach to foreign relations."

ANC's Juggernaut Rolls on. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 10:22-26 May 2004.
"President Thabo Mbeki and his party win an overwhelming victory at the just concluded polls in South Africa."

Andreasson, Stefan. Economic Reforms and 'Virtual Democracy' in South Africa and Zimbabwe: The Incompatibility of Liberalisation, Inclusion and Development Journal of Contemporary African Studies 21:383-406 September 2003.

Ankomah, Baffour. On the Right Track. New African No.429:12-15 May 2004.
Celebrates 10 years of democracy in South Africa.
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Attfield, Robin and others. Sustainable Development, Sustainable Livelihoods and Land Reform in South Africa: A Conceptual and Ethical Inquiry. Third World Quarterly 25:405-421 April 2004.
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Beresford, David. South Africa: Decade of Democracy: the Winds of Change. World Press Review 51:24-25 May 2004.
Looks back the past ten years of democracy in South Africa.

Bongmba, Elias K. Reflections on Thabo Mbeki's African Renaissance. Journal of Southern African Studies 30:291-316 June 2004.

Bozzoli, Belinda. The Taming of the Illicit: Bounded Rebellion in South Africa, 1986. Comparative Studies in Society and History 46:326-353 April 2004.

Bush, George W. Statement on the Elections in South Africa. Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents 40:665 April 26, 2004.
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Carlin, John. The Deadly March of the Chosen Ones. New Statesman 133:23-25 January 5, 2004.
"They plotted to assassinate Mandela and set up a Boer republic that would expel all blacks from South Africa. Who were they and what drove them?"
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Commey, Pusch. 10 Years of Freedom. New African No.426:34-35 February 2004.
Anticipates elections later in the year.
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Commey, Pusch. The ANC Tackles the ANC. New African No.423:20-21 November 2003.
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Commey, Pusch. Apartheid Sinners Face the Music. New African No.428:20-21 April 2004.
"The recent arrest of Gideon Nieuwoudt, a former apartheid policeman allegedly implicated in the death of Steve Biko, has suddenly thrown the spotlight on the apartheid sinners who slipped through the fingers of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission."
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Commey, Pusch. The Dilemma of Western Economics. New African No.428:46-47 April 2004.
"South Africa's election year budget."
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Commey, Pusch. South Africa: Not Easy but Feasible. New African No.421:50-51 August/September 2003.
"Whether remarkable turnaround of the currency, the rand, and positive forecast for its future growth, South Africa, continues to defy all prophets of doom."
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Commey, Pusch. Why Buthelezi Fell from Grace. New African No.430:18-19 June 2004.
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Crime in South Africa: Small Mercies. Economist 369:52 October 11, 2003.
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A Decade of Freedom. Economist 370:10 April 10, 2004.
"At ten years old, South African democracy is healthy but immature."
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Duodu, Cameron. The Honeymoon Is over. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 10:20-23 April 2004.
"South Africa's economy may be performing well, but as the country goes to the polls this month, the concern of the ordinary people is how better off they have been since the ANC came to power."

Equality Watch: Race & Ethnicity. New Internationalist No.364:16 January/February 2004.
"Struggle for racial equality in South Africa."
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Evans, Gavin. Mandela's Release. World Press Review 51:26-27 May 2004.
Discusses the importance of Nelson Mandela's release from prison.

Facing up to the Past, Again. Economist 370:44-45 February 21, 2004.
"Rethinking reconciliation."

Galer, Graham. Scenarios of Change in South Africa. Round Table 93:369-383 July 2004.
Discusses the process whereby political change was enacted in South Africa after years of apartheid.
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Handley, Antoinette. The New South Africa, a Decade Later. Current History 103:195-201 May 2004.
Notes changes in South Africa.

Iheduru, Okechukwu C. Black Economic Power and Nation-Building in Post-Apartheid South Africa. Journal of Modern African Studies 42:1-30 March 2004.

In Charge at Home, Hopeful Abroad. Economist 371:48 May 1, 2004.
"A president without rivals."
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Katz, Anton. An Act of Transformation: The Incorporation of the Rome Statute of the ICC International Law of South Africa. African Security Review 12:24-30 November 2003.
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Land Reform in South Africa: More Squeeze Than Grab. Economist 370:40 January 17, 2004.
"Don't expect Zimbabwe-style land invasions in South Africa."
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Lodge, Tom. The ANC and the Development of Party Politics in Modern South Africa. Journal of Modern African Studies 42:189-219 June 2004.

Madywabe, Lungile. The Lady with Nine Lives. New African No.425:24-25 December 2003.
Winnie Mandela stays on the political scene by being nominated for national legislature from a different state.
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McGregor, Liz. Everybody Has Got It Wong about My Country. New Statesman 132:20-21 September 1, 2003.
"Offers a look at social and political aspects of South Africa in 2003."
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Michelman, Frank I. Reasonable Umbrage: Race and Constitutional Antidiscrimination in the United States and South Africa. Harvard Law Review 117:1378-1419 March 2004.
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Re-Inventing the ANC. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 10:14-16+ April 2004.
"As South Africa celebrates 10 years of democracy and prepares for new elections this month, Africa Today examines President Mbeki and ANC's years in power and the challenges the party faces in repackaging its policies to tackle poverty that is still endemic in the country."

Saul, John S. The Hares, the Hounds. and the African National Congress: On Joining the Third World in Post-Apartheid South Africa. Third World Quarterly 25:73-86 February 2004.

Shubane, Khehla. South Africa: Democracy Delivers. World Today 60:19-21 March 2004.
Ten years of democracy in South Africa.

South Africa: BEE Is for Business. Africa Confidential 44:6-7 November 21, 2003.
"President Mbeki shifts responsibility for black power to the business sector."

South Africa: Foregone Conclusion. Africa Confidential 45:5-6 February 20, 2003.
"The ANC will win the Easter elections but it needs to get its voters out."

South Africa's Election: Thabo Mbeki's Big Win. Economist 370:45 April 17, 2004.
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South Africa: Sour Mango. Africa Confidential 45:8 April 30, 2004.
Discusses President Thabo Mbeki's appointments.

South Africa: Spies Pop out of the Past. Africa Confidential 44:3-4 October 10, 2003.
"Allegations that the official chief prosecutor was once a spy have split the leadership."

South Africa: Struggling to Succeed. Africa Confidential 44:1-3 September 12, 2003.
"Mbeki moves the chess pieces as the 2004 elections draw near and scandals rage.."

South Africa: Thabo's Test. Africa Confidential 45:1-2 April 2, 2004.
"The ANC will win the elections but the size of its victory will determine the President's powers."

South African Politics: Africa's Erratic Statesman. Economist 369:60 December 20, 2003.
"Thabo Mbeki odd views irk his allies."
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Southern Africa: Ten Years after. Africa Confidential 45:1-2 January 9, 2003.
"South Africans will celebrate a decade of democracy but ask tough questions about their government's HIV-AIDS policy and diplomacy in Africa."

Sparks, Allister. A New Third World Role Model. World Press Review 51:26 May 2004.
Sees South Africa as a role model for other Third World countries.

Stengel, Richard. Nelson Mandela: He Never Stopped Learning. Time 163:132 April 26, 2004.
Briefly discusses Nelson Mandela, the first Black president of South Africa.
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Suttner, Raymond. The (Re-)Constitution of the South African Communist Party as an Underground Organisation. Journal of Contemporary African Studies 22:43-68 January 2004.

A Town like Alice. Economist 370:37-39 April 10, 2004.
"Once a model apartheid town, Alicedale shows the impact - good, bad and ugly - of South Africa's first decade of democracy."
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Verdoolaege, Annelies and Kerstens, Paul. The South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission and the Belgian Lumumba Commission: A Comparison. Africa Today 50:75-91 Spring 2004.
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Vink, Nick. Patience Running out: Land Reform. World Today 60:21-23 March 2004.

Williams, J. Michael. Leading from Behind: Democratic Consolidation and the Chieftaincy in South Africa. Journal of Modern African Studies 42:113-136 March 2004.

Wines, Michael. Accused Plotters Ask South Africa's Help. New York Times 153:A12 May 26, 2004.
70 men accused of plotting a coup in Equatorial Guinea plead for South Africa to intervene in their possible extradition from Zimbabwe to Equatorial Guinea.

Social Aspects

Books

South Africa Yearbook 2003/2004, 10th ed, edited by Dellien Burger. Pretoria, South Africa, Government Communications and Information System, 2003. 737 p.
Book call no.: R 916.8 S7264 2003/2004

Terreblanche, Solomon Johannes. A History of Inequality in South Africa, 1652-2002. Sandton, South Africa, KMM Review, 2002. 527 p.
Book call no.: 968 T326h

Periodicals

Attfield, Robin and others. Sustainable Development, Sustainable Livelihoods and Land Reform in South Africa: A Conceptual and Ethical Inquiry. Third World Quarterly 25:405-421 April 2004.
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Clarke, Tom. African Institute Ready for Meeting of Mathematical Minds. Nature 425:228 September 18, 2003.
"More than 100 academics from around the world has volunteered to lecture at a pan-African postgraduate mathematics institutes when it opens its doors in Cape Town, South Africa."

Crabb, Charlene. Astronomers Attempt to Stay in the Big League. Science 304:378-380 April 16, 2004.
"The South African government has made the controversial decision to invest heavily in astronomy, as an inspiration to the nation's youth."
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Crabb, Charlene. Relining South Africa's Science. Science 304:376-377 April 16, 2004.
"A decade after South Africa's first democratic elections, the country's still white-dominated scientific community is trying to stay internationally competitive and to make science relevant to the changing nation."
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Godwin, Peter. City of Hope City of Fear. National Geographic 205:58-77 April 2004.
Describes living in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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Lemon, Anthony. Redressing School Inequalities in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Journal of Southern African Studies 30:269-290 June 2004.

Masland, Tom. Generation Born Free. Newsweek 143:42+ April 5, 2004.
Young Blacks in South Africa are not interested in politics.

McGregor, Liz. Everybody Has Got It Wong about My Country. New Statesman 132:20-21 September 1, 2003.
"Offers a look at social and political aspects of South Africa in 2003."
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On the Threshold of Africa: ONU and UN Definitions of South African Asylum Practice. International Migration Review 37:931 Fall 2003.

Rossouw, Henk. Cultures Collide as South Africa's Campuses Combine. Chronicle of Higher Education 50:A40 April 16, 2004.
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Rossouw, Henk. Leveling the Learning Field. Chronicle of Higher Education 50:A38-A40 April 16, 2004.
"10 years after the end of apartheid, South Africa's plan to merge colleges and increase opportunities for black students faces tough challenges."
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Rossouw, Henk. A New Report Warns That South African Universities Are Being Force to Enroll Underprepared Students... Chronicle of Higher Education 50:A33 January 30, 2004.
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Rossouw, Henk. S. African Council Raps M.B.A. Programs. Chronicle of Higher Education 50:A33 June 4, 2004.
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Rossouw, Henk. S. African U. Offers HIV Drugs to Students. Chronicle of Higher Education 50:A44 May 14, 2004.
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Siso, Gift S. Farm Violence, Enough Is Enough. New African No.428:31-32 April 2004.
Outrage in South Africa over white farmer's treatment of black workers.
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South Africa: End of an Affair. Africa Confidential 45:8 April 16, 2004.
Predicts the end of the coalition government between the ANC and Inkatha Freedom Party.

South African Prisons: Where Life Means Death. Economist 370:48 March 27, 2004.
"Capital punishment has been abolished, but jail can be fatal."
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University Mergers Frustrate S. African. Chronicle of Higher Education 50:A42 December 19, 2003.
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