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Indian Art selected items from Private Collections in Durban 1988

This catalogue is intended as a preliminary step towards an eventually more complete account of Indian art in private collections in South Africa.

Draft transcripts Twilight of legality

From the declaration of a national state of Emergency on June 12 1986 onwards, the UDF found itself in a period of twilight legality. This culminated with the restriction ofthe Front in February 1988, effectively banning all of its activities.

A distant clap of thunder: Fortieth anniversary of the 1946 mine strike: A Salute by the South African Communist Party to South Africa's Black Mine Workers

Booklet to commemorate the 1946 Miners Strike: "A distant clap of thunder". Fortieth anniversary of the 1946 mine strike. The booklet gives a detailed narrative of events, including photos

The South African Communist Party: 65 Years in the frontline of struggle

Booklet commemorating 65 years of the SACP, also discussing leaders of the party.

The Kairos document: a theological comment on the political crisis in South Africa

Book containing chapters on The moment of truth; Critique of State Theology; Critique of Church Theology; Towards a Prophetic Theology; Challenge to action.

Federation or desolution

The 33rd lecture in the Alfred and Winifred Hoernle Memorial lecture series delivered by Alan Paton in Johannesburg on 23rd May 1985, in which he believes that South Africa should move towards forming a federal constitution and that the" Verwoerdian Utopia has fallen to pieces"; he also challenge

Torture is part of the system: state violence in South Africa and Namibia

ANC booklet on state violence in South Africa and Namibia.

Relocations: the churches' report on forced removals

Book containing chapters on: Forced removals and relocation of people in South Africa, A history of dispossession, Bantustans: overseers of population control, Some theological considerations.

In whose defence?: Conscription and the SADF

An illustrated booklet on the history and propaganda surrounding conscription in South Africa. Includes the End Conscription Campaign (ECC) declaration entitled Towards a Just Peace.

United Democratic Front National Launch

UDF National Launch (booklet-A4 size bound)- covering Declaration, National Patriots and National Executive working Principles, Messages of support, Resolutions, Speeches to the National Rally, Biographies of Presidents and speeches, list of Organizations that registered as delegated or observers

Talking with the ANC

Book published by the South African Bureau of Information addressing the question of whether negotiations should be conducted with the African National Congress. Presents historical overview and includes statements from the government and the ANC.

Liberalism and the problem of power

The 34th lecture in the Alfred and Winifred Heornle Memorial Lecture series, delivered by Charles Simkins in which he discusses the issues around applying liberal values to the South African political and economic organisation, focussing on the oppressive use of power.

Legitimacy and struggle

Chapter addressing the question of violence and non-violence as an issue for churches in South Africa.

Do Judges speak out?

This address was delivered by Judge Richard Goldstone who describes his speech as

The road to peace: resource material on negotiations

ANC booklet on negotiations. Includes theory on negotiations, the Freedom Charter, the Constitutional Guidelines and the Harare Declaration, and chapters on experiences of negotiations.

Guaranteeing fundamental freedoms in a new South Africa

The 35th lecture in the Alfred and Winifred Hoernle Memorial Lecture series delivered by Chief Justice M M Corbett in Johannesburg on 7 May 1990, in celebrating the Diamond Jubilee year.

The Mandela Document

ANC booklet containing the full text of a document presented by Nelson Mandela to P W Botha in July 1989, stating his views on the armed struggle, relations with the South African Communist Party and majority rule.

What is a constitution?

Booklet published by the African National Congress Constitutional Committee. A discussion document prepared for the Constitutional Committee of the ANC to encourage and promote discussion on the structure and content of a new, non-racial non-sexist and democratic constitution of South Africa.

Race relations survey 1988/89

A survey of race relations in South Africa in 1988/89 and includes chapters on: Health and welfare; Social segregation; Homelands; Population and settlement; Housing; Education; The economy and business; Employment; Labour relations; Government and constitution; Security; Political developments;

Race relations survey: 1987/88

A survey of race relations in South Africa in 1987/88 and includes chapters on: African removals; Population and race classification; Political developments; Transport; Government and constitution; Education; Housing; Religious Organisations; Social segregation; Sport; Employment; Business; Econo

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