H-SAfrica is an international online network dedicated to the promotion of all aspects of South and Southern Africa history and culture, and Southern African studies in general.

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Author: 
Kanya Adams
Reviewer: 
N. S. Kekana

Kekana on Adams, 'The Colour of Business: Managing Diversity in South Africa'


Kanya Adams. The Colour of Business: Managing Diversity in South Africa. Cape Town: Creda Communications, 2000. xii + 215 pp. CHF 30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-908193-05-0.

Reviewed by N. S. Kekana (University of Durban-Westville)
Published on H-SAfrica (February, 2001)

Author: 
Robert Ross
Reviewer: 
Steven Gish

Gish on Ross, 'A Concise History of South Africa'


Robert Ross. A Concise History of South Africa. Cambridge Concise Histories. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1999. xv + 219 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-57578-2.

Reviewed by Steven Gish (Department of History, Auburn University Montgomery)
Published on H-SAfrica (February, 2001)

A Concise Survey of South African History

Author: 
Thiven Reddy
Reviewer: 
Myriam Houssay-Holzschuch

Houssay-Holzschuch on Reddy, 'Hegemony and Resistance: Contesting identities in South Africa'


Thiven Reddy. Hegemony and Resistance: Contesting identities in South Africa. Aldershot, England and Burlington, USA: Ashgate, 2000. 256 pp. £39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7546-1205-6.

Reviewed by Myriam Houssay-Holzschuch (Department of Geography, Ecole Normale Superieure Lettres et Sciences Humaines (Lyon, France))
Published on H-SAfrica (February, 2001)

Author: 
Charles Villa-Vicencio, Wilhelm Verwoerd, eds.
Reviewer: 
June Bam

Bam on Villa-Vicencio and Verwoerd, 'Looking Back, Reaching Forward: Reflections on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of South Africa'


Charles Villa-Vicencio, Wilhelm Verwoerd, eds. Looking Back, Reaching Forward: Reflections on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of South Africa. Cape Town: UCT Press, 2000. xxi + 322 pp. US$65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-919713-49-6.

Reviewed by June Bam (Department of Sociology, University of Stellenbosch)
Published on H-SAfrica (January, 2001)

But One Choice?

Author: 
C.R.D. Halisi
Reviewer: 
Sean Jacobs

Jacobs on Halisi, 'Black Political Thought in the Making of South African Democracy'


C.R.D. Halisi. Black Political Thought in the Making of South African Democracy. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1999. 192 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-33589-0.

Reviewed by Sean Jacobs (Institute for Democracy in South Africa (IDASA))
Published on H-SAfrica (January, 2001)

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