|Chatsworth The Making of a South African Township||
Many of the articles in this book are the result of research conducted as part of a three-year project undertaken with a grant from the South Africa-Netherlands Research Programme on Alternatives in Development (SANPAD).
|HOUSING CONDITIONS IN CHATSWORTH||
Housing the Indian population of Durban has been a difficult and a contentious problem for a very long time. The reasons have been partly political (racial segregation) and partly economic (low incomes).
|Urban Violence and the Textures of Everyday life in Post-apartheid South Africa||
There is a great deal of literature on crime and violence in post-apartheid South Africa.
|WE ARE THE POORS: COMMUNITY STRUGGLES IN POST-APARTHEID SOUTH AFRICA||
DRAWING EXTENSIVELY on his own experiences as a community activist in the greater Durban region of South Africa, Ashwin Desai provides an overview of changes in popular protest politics in South Africa in the post-apartheid era.