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Class, race and nation

Subtitle:
African politics in Durban, 1929-1949
Abstract:

The 1930s and 1940s in Durban have been relatively under-researched, and yet these two decades constituted a crucial phase in the city's growth. This thesis concentrates on the political experiences of Africans during the period.

The beer hall riots of 1929 and the 'African-Indian' riots of 1949 serve as significant points at which to start and end the thesis. These two flashpoints were very different in nature, and their differences signalled the changes that took place in Durban ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Faculty of Modern History
Publication date:
1991
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Barcode:
604788740
URN:
uuid:876d79f4-db97-4efc-8751-18ac01fc38ef
Local pid:
td:604788740

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