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HSRC Press :: Democracy, Governance, Service Delivery & Society

Democracy, Governance, Service Delivery & Society 28 titles
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An RDP Policy Audit
Patrick Bond, Meshack Khosa (eds.)
This booklet presents a condensed version of the Reconstruction and Development Programme (RDP) Audit of 1998-99. It assesses the first democratic South African government's policies, legislation and delivery performance. The booklet focuses on four areas: meeting basic needs; developing our human resources; building the economy; and democratising the state and society.
Format207mm x 146mm
Pages206
ISBN 100-7969-1919-4
ISBN 13978-07969-1919-9
Publish Year1999

Price:    R 220.00


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Coping Strategies of the Unemployed
Coping Strategies of the Unemployed
Johan Erasmus
In this report, the responses of almost 2 000 unemployed individuals in South Africa in a survey conducted in six provinces are considered. The results are supported by the findings of several local and international research projects on job creation. Strategies to optimise the impact of job creation efforts are also suggested.
Format280mm x 210mm (Soft Cover)
Pages110
ISBN 100-7969-1922-4
ISBN 13978-07969-1922-9
Publish Year1999
RightsWorld Rights

Price:    R 137.00


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Cost Recovery and the Crisis of Service Delivery in South Africa
Cost Recovery and the Crisis of Service Delivery in South Africa
David A. McDonald, John Pape (eds.)
Based on case studies from a number of South African municipalities, this groundbreaking publication examines cost recovery and its implications for service delivery  in South Africa. This study looks at how cost recovery affects access to services, affordability and privatisation. Alternatives to cost recovery are also explored.
Format245mm x 168mm (Soft Cover)
Pages208
ISBN 100-7969-1997-6
ISBN 13978-07969-1997-7
Publish Year2002
RightsWorld Rights

Price:    R 180.00


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Democracy South Africa:
Democracy South Africa:
Evaluating the 1999 election
Yvonne Muthien (ed)
Since 1994 the HSRC has conducted public opinon surveys to determine shifting patterns of support and perceptions of social issues and democracy. These surveys are condicted on a randomly selected national sample od 2200 adults. In addition the HSRC also conducts election studies.

Format210mm x 145mm
Pages146
ISBN 100-7969-1945-3
ISBN 13978-07969-1945-8
Publish Year1999

Price:    R 137.00


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Directory of Human Rights Organisations
Directory of Human Rights Organisations
Chris Sibanyoni
The directory aims to include all human rights organisations in South Africa including civil, political, economic, religious, cultural and environmental bodies. With information on whom to contact in the event of a perceived human rights violation, the directory will be of use to members of the public as well as human rights researchers.
Format292mm x 208mm
Pages184
ISBN 100-7969-1905-4
ISBN 13978-07969-1905-2
Publish Year1999

Price:    R 149.00


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From Conflict to Negotiation
From Conflict to Negotiation
Nature-based development on the South African Wild Coast. Special edition
Robin Palmer, Herman Timmermans, & Derick Fay (eds)
From Conflict to Negotiation provides a South African case study of the shift from protectionism to sustainable devlopment in the 1990's. Located on the wild coast of the Eastern Cape, Dwesa-Cwebe consists of a nature and marine reserve with eight adjacent resident communities that have historically depended on local forest, grassland and coastal resources. This are has been the focus of one of the earliest efforts in the 'new' South Africa to restore to the Xhosa-speaking residents ownership of the protected area from which they had been excluded for decades. Unusually the resident initiated the process.

Format295mm x 210mm
Pages356
ISBN 100-7969-1992-5
ISBN 13978-07969-1992-2
Publish Year2002

Price:    R 319.00


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Information:
Information:
The foundation of sustainable development
Craig A Schwabe
This occasional paper proposes the development of an information framework for sustainable development in South Africa and sets out a global action plan. It discusses the country's ability to provide the information required to address actions stipulated in Agenda 21, a foundational document of sustainable development.
Format210mm x 148mm
Pages52
ISBN 100-7969-2078-8 (IRRD 7)
ISBN 13978-07969-2078-2
Publish Year2002

Price:    R 95.00


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Infrastructure Mandate for Change 1994-1999
Infrastructure Mandate for Change 1994-1999
Meshack Khosa (ed)
This book appraises the transformation of infrastructure policy in South Africa since 1994. This volume looks at efforts to establish equitable infrastructure and service delivery in the sectors of water, health, land, electricity, housing and transport. It concludes that transformation has been uneven and has had a differential impact on different groups.
Format220mm x 150mm
Pages276
ISBN 100-7969-1950-X
ISBN 13978-07969-1950-2
Publish Year2000

Price:    R 209.00


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Lesotho 2000:
Lesotho 2000:
Public perceptions and perspectives
Stephen Rule, Ntsoaki Mapetla (eds)
This regional study forms part of a survey of public perceptions in three southern African countries. It outlines the opinions of a representative sample of adult residents of Lesotho on a range of socio-political, economic and other issues. It will be of interest to students, scholars, policy-makers and NGOs throughout the SADC.
Format210mm x 148mm
Pages228
ISBN 100-7969-1978-X
ISBN 13978-07969-1978-6
Publish Year2001

Price:    R 180.00


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Local Government, Local Governance and Sustainable Development
Local Government, Local Governance and Sustainable Development
Getting the parameters right
Doreen Atkinson
This is an examination of the transformation of South Africa's apartheid local government system into a development-oriented system of municipal governance. Continuing short and long-term interventions by both the central and provincial governments will be needed if local government is to deliver its desired outputs.
Format210mm x 148mm
Pages32
ISBN 100-7969-2079-6 (IRRD 4)
ISBN 13978-07969-2079-9
Publish Year2002

Price:    R 115.00


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Peace-Making in Divided Societies
Peace-Making in Divided Societies
The Israel-South Africa analogy
Heribert Adam
This occasional paper explores lessons that the unresolved Israel-Palestinian conflict can draw from South Africa's 'negotiated revolution'. Six realms are compared: economic interdependence, religious divisions, third party interventions, leadership, political culture and violence. The author also sheds light on the nature of ethnicity as well as the limits of negotiation politics.
Format210mm x 148mm
Pages80
ISBN 100-7969-2080-X (SCI 2)
ISBN 13978-07969-2080-5
Publish Year2002

Price:    R 98.00


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PRODDER Southern African Development Directory 1999-2000
PRODDER Southern African Development Directory 1999-2000
DB Barnard, Y Terreblanche
This directory provides a comprehensive overview of the southern African Development Community's (SADC) development role-players. More than 5 000 organisations are listed including government departments, parastatals, research institutions, business organisations, corporate social investment programmes, NGOs, CBOs, training institutions, local and international donor agencies, United Nations agencies and diplomatic representation in southern Africa.
Format205mm x 295mm
Pages565
ISBN 100-7969-1926-7
ISBN 13978-07969-1926-7
Publish Year1999

Price:    R 291.00


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Public Attitudes in Contemporary SA
Public Attitudes in Contemporary SA
Insights from an HSRC survey
HSRC
This compilation analyses South African trends and public opinion between 1999 and 2001 on key policy areas and contributes to the debate around the challenges to, and prospects for, consolidating democracy in South Africa. It provides all stakeholders in South Africa with information and analytic insights.
Format210mm x 148mm
Pages182
ISBN 100-7969-1994-1
ISBN 13978-07969-1994-6
Publish Year2002

Price:    R 145.00


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Public Participation in Democratic Governance in South Africa
Public Participation in Democratic Governance in South Africa
Gregory Houston
This book presents case studies of public participation in democratic governance in South Africa. It examines the voluntary activities by which members of the public share in the processes of governance through democratic institutions. Each case study outlines a number of opportunities for, and constraints to, public participation in democratic processes.
Format210mm x 148mm
Pages314
ISBN 100-7969-1983-6
ISBN 13978-07969-1983-0
Publish Year2001

Price:    R 280.00


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The Evolving Spatial Form of Cities in a Globalising World Economy:
The Evolving Spatial Form of Cities in a Globalising World Economy:
Johannesburg and São Paulo
Martin J Murray
The use, management and regulation of urban space comes under the spotlight in this occasional paper that highlights a new kind of global urban form, 'postmodern urbanism'. The author uses two aspirant world-class cities, Johannesburg and São Paulo, to describe the spatial fragmentation of the urban landscape.
Format210mm x 148mm
Pages68
ISBN 100-7969-2072-9 (D&G 5)
ISBN 13978-07969-2072-0
Publish Year2004

Price:    R 98.00


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