Apartheid South Africa and the Struggles for Democracy


Explores key themes in post World War II South African history, paying attention to the plethora of anti-apartheid struggles, while giving voice to some pro-apartheid proponents. Discusses how apartheid affected people's daily lives, the ideological and programmatic opposition to apartheid, and internecine struggles between and within anti-apartheid organizations and movements. Concludes with contemporary reflections on life during apartheid. Instructor: Shapiro

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Instructor Consent Required

Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • R
  • CZ
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • AAAS 316S
  • HISTORY 386S
  • ICS 211S-2
  • PUBPOL 327S
  • RIGHTS 316S
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring