restricted access   Volume 84, 2014

Table of Contents


Job destruction in Newcastle: minimum wage-setting and low-wage employment in the South African clothing industry

pp. 1-30

Can rights-based activism be transformative?: Analysing grassroots mobilisation in the Anti-Privatisation Forum

pp. 31-52

The decline of Zimbabwe’s Movement for Democratic Change-Tsvangirai: public opinion polls posting the writing on the wall

pp. 53-80

‘I was amazed that there are still people like this’: first-year students’ reflections on experiences of racial discrimination at the University of the Free State

pp. 81-105

Inaugural Lecture

Coercion, consent, and the construction of capitalism in Africa: development studies, political economy, politics and the ‘Dark Continent’

pp. 106-131


The Fate of the Eastern Cape: history, politics and social policy by Greg Ruiters (review)

pp. 132-134

A Kinship of Bones: AIDS, intimacy and care in rural KwaZulu-Natal by Patricia Henderson (review)

pp. 135-137

Realising the Dream: unlearning the logic of race in the South African school by Crain Soudien (review)

pp. 138-140

Economics and HIV: the sickness of economics by Deborah Johnston, and: South African AIDS Activism and Global Health Politics by Mandisa Mbali (review)

pp. 141-144

Memories of Empire. Volume 1: the white man’s world by Bill Schwarz (review)

pp. 145-152

Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Development in Africa: concepts, role-players, policy and practice ed. by Theo Neethling and Heidi Hudson (review)

pp. 153-156

Marabi Nights: jazz, ‘race’ and society in early apartheid South Africa by Christopher Ballantine (review)

pp. 157-159

Notes on Contributors

pp. 160-161