The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)

Found 46 titles
The  Congress  Movement  Vol3

The Congress Movement: Volume 3
ICU, ANC, CP and Congress Alliance

Author Sylvia Neames study of the development of the national liberation movement in South Africa is in stark contrast to the frequent depictions of the history of the ANC by leading academics as fragmented, fractured and discontinuous. Not only does her analyses disprove the belief that the ANCs development has been episodic, several of the conclusions drawn point to its essential inner coherence.

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Format : 245mm x 175mm (Hard Cover)
Pages : 688
ISBN 13 : 978-0-7969-2488-9
Publish Year : March 2015
Rights : World Rights
Price R 490.00
The Other Side Of  Freedom

The other side of Freedom:
Stories of hope and loss in the South African liberation Struggle, 1950-1994

After more than twenty years of democracy in South Africa, the history of the liberation struggle is losing relevance in the national consciousness as the country grapples with the pressing challenges of poverty, inequality and unemployment.

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Format : 240mm x 168mm
Pages : 308
ISBN 13 : 978-0-7969-2557-2
Publish Year : February 2017
Rights : World Rights
Price R 250.00
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The Theatre of Violence: Narratives of protagonists in the South African conflict

This profound and deeply compassionate study aims to reach into the complexities of political violence in South Africa between 1960 and 1994, and to expand our understanding of the patterns of conflict that almost drew South Africans into a vortex of total disintegration during the apartheid era.

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Format : 168mm x 240mm
Pages : 376
ISBN 10 : 0-7969-2095-8
ISBN 13 : 978-07969-2095-9
Publish Year : 2005
Price R 242.00
Volchris Hani

Voices of liberation
Chris Hani

The Voices of Liberation series celebrates the lives and writings of South African and African liberation activists and heroes. The human, social and literary contexts presented in this series have a critical resonance and bearing on where we come from, who we are and how we can choose to shape our destiny.

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Format : 210mm x 148mm
Pages : 224
ISBN 13 : 978-0-7969-2443-8
Publish Year : February 2014
Rights : World Rights
Price R 270.00
Volsteve Biko

Voices of liberation
Steve Biko

This series celebrates the lives and writings of South African and African liberation activists and heroes. The human, social and literary contexts presented in this series have a critical resonance and bearing on where we come from, who we are and how we can choose to shape our destiny.

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Format : 210mm x 148mm
Pages : 224
ISBN 13 : 978-0-7969-2443-8
Publish Year : February 2014
Rights : World Rights
Price R 270.00
Vol  Fanon

Voices of liberation
Frantz Fanon

Unique from his contemporaries, Frantz Fanon examined the dangers of post-colonial power. His monumental contribution was posing questions and explaining the curse which national liberation would become for the developing world. Voices of Liberation: Frantz Fanon gives insight into the extraordinary thought and ideas of the man hailed as the 20th centurys most important revolutionary.

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Format : 210mm x 148mm
Pages : 328
ISBN 13 : 978-0-7969-2485-8
Publish Year : October 2014
Rights : World Rights
Price R 270.00
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Voices of Liberation
Volume 1: Albert Lutuli

The struggle to free South Africa from its apartheid shackles was long and complex. One of the many ways in which the apartheid regime maintained its stranglehold in South Africa was through controlling the freedom of speech and the flow of information, in an effort to silence the voices of those who opposed it. United by the ideals of freedom and equality, but also nuanced by a wide variety of persuasions, the voices of liberation were many: African nationalists, communists, trade-unionists, pan-Africanists, English liberals, human rights activists, Christians, Hindus, Muslims and Jews, to name but a few.

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Format : 148mm x 210mm
Pages : 184
ISBN 10 : 0-7969-1356-0
ISBN 13 : 978-07969-2356-1
Publish Year : 2012
Price R 145.00
2069  Large

Voices of Liberation
Volume 2: Ruth First

This biography commemorates Ruth First, journalist, political activist and member of the Communist Party. The story of her life and untimely death is told primarily through her writings, which were banned in South Africa during the apartheid era.

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Format : 148mm x 210mm
Pages : 232
ISBN 10 : 0-7969-1777-9
ISBN 13 : 978-07969-1777-5
Publish Year : 1997
Price R 220.00
2010  Large

White Lies
Canon Collins and the secret war against apartheid

This is the story of one mans single-minded, unremitting, always creative, campaign to provide material support to South Africas liberation struggle, assisting leaders like Nelson Mandela and ordinary township and rural activists, as well as families who suffered because their loved ones were political prisoners, had fled into exile or been killed by the apartheid regime.

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Format : 130mm x 200mm
Pages : 408
ISBN 10 : 0-7969-2088-5
ISBN 13 : 978-07969-2088-1
Publish Year : 2004
Price R 231.00
2186  Large

Women in South African History
Basus'iimbokodo, Bawel'imilambo / They remove boulders and cross rivers

In this fascinating collection, full of different textures, narratives and nuances, sixteen authors have begun to tackle the task of writing South Africas history from an overtly feminist perspective, giving readers an opportunity to understand and reflect on debates about real womens power in completely new and fresh ways.

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Format : 110mm x 160mm
Pages : 536
ISBN 10 : 0-7969-2174-1
ISBN 13 : 978-07969-2174-1
Publish Year : 2007
Price R 231.00