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The Resource Mandela's kinsmen : nationalist elites & apartheid's first Bantustan, Timothy Gibbs, Junior Research Fellow, Trinity College, Cambridge

Mandela's kinsmen : nationalist elites & apartheid's first Bantustan, Timothy Gibbs, Junior Research Fellow, Trinity College, Cambridge

Label
Mandela's kinsmen : nationalist elites & apartheid's first Bantustan
Title
Mandela's kinsmen
Title remainder
nationalist elites & apartheid's first Bantustan
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Gibbs, Junior Research Fellow, Trinity College, Cambridge
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A new interpretation of the history of the Transkei during the apartheid era, focusing on the politics of identity, the formation of African elites in the Bantustans, and their ambiguous connections with the ANC
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gibbs, Timothy
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mandela, Nelson
  • Mandela, Nelson
  • Africans
  • Apartheid
  • Transkei (South Africa)
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Africans
  • Apartheid
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
Label
Mandela's kinsmen : nationalist elites & apartheid's first Bantustan, Timothy Gibbs, Junior Research Fellow, Trinity College, Cambridge
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Frontcover; Contents; List of Maps and Figures; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction: Mandela's Kinsmen; 1. Education, Monarchy & Nationalism; The Morning Star; Educated elites; African chieftaincies; 'I am an African': African nationalism compared; 'The years of manhood'; 2. The First Bantustan, 1954-1963; King Sabata and the Great Place Gang; 'Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown'; Rural politics -- schoolhouse, courtroom, newssheet; Petrol bombs and ballot boxes; 3. The Second Peasants' Revolt, Mpondoland 1960-1980; Govan Mbeki's book; Chieftaincy's changing meanings
  • From 'Rural Betterment' to 'Community Development'The cattle tax crisis; Mpondoland's smothered revolt; A family squabble?; 4. The Old Mission Schools, 1963-1980; The Children of Soweto and Transkei's elite; Lazy teachers, school scandals, community collapse; 'The clenched fist of Black Consciousness'; 'Our sin is we are Black'; Elite schooling survives; The ANC in the old mission schools; 5. The Comrade-King, Bantustan Politics 1964-1980; The dispute on Robben Island; Quo Vadis?; Rural politics -- chiefs, community development, comrades; The curse of corruption
  • The making of the 'Comrade-King'6. Chris Hani's Guerrillas, 1974-1987; Hani's Transkei hinterland; The 'country bumpkins'; University dissent -- communitarians and class analysis; The intimacy of insurgency; A Bantustan coup; 7. The Apartheid Endgame, 1987-1996; 'A military intelligence project that went wrong'?; Bantu Holomisa's rise and southern Africa's civil wars; Reburying Sabata, returning to the ANC family; Counterintelligence, corruption and the chieftaincy: a web exposed; The Vlakplaas counter-coup; The militant moment; Bantu Holomisa's fall and the new South Africa
  • 8. New South Africa & Transkei's Collapse, 1990 OnwardsMandela's moral homilies; The heirs to Fort Hare University; Civic organisations against the chieftaincy?; 'Ancient teacher prestige down the drain'; After 1994: Traditions reasserted; Conclusion: African Nationalism & its Fragments; Commemorating Mandela's kinsmen; Fractured legacies -- The Peasants' Revolt; Fractured legacies -- 'For the nation to live'; A nationalism of fragments; Bibliography; Index; Backcover
Control code
ocn876041951
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 208 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782042372
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt47gs7f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876041951
Label
Mandela's kinsmen : nationalist elites & apartheid's first Bantustan, Timothy Gibbs, Junior Research Fellow, Trinity College, Cambridge
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Frontcover; Contents; List of Maps and Figures; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction: Mandela's Kinsmen; 1. Education, Monarchy & Nationalism; The Morning Star; Educated elites; African chieftaincies; 'I am an African': African nationalism compared; 'The years of manhood'; 2. The First Bantustan, 1954-1963; King Sabata and the Great Place Gang; 'Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown'; Rural politics -- schoolhouse, courtroom, newssheet; Petrol bombs and ballot boxes; 3. The Second Peasants' Revolt, Mpondoland 1960-1980; Govan Mbeki's book; Chieftaincy's changing meanings
  • From 'Rural Betterment' to 'Community Development'The cattle tax crisis; Mpondoland's smothered revolt; A family squabble?; 4. The Old Mission Schools, 1963-1980; The Children of Soweto and Transkei's elite; Lazy teachers, school scandals, community collapse; 'The clenched fist of Black Consciousness'; 'Our sin is we are Black'; Elite schooling survives; The ANC in the old mission schools; 5. The Comrade-King, Bantustan Politics 1964-1980; The dispute on Robben Island; Quo Vadis?; Rural politics -- chiefs, community development, comrades; The curse of corruption
  • The making of the 'Comrade-King'6. Chris Hani's Guerrillas, 1974-1987; Hani's Transkei hinterland; The 'country bumpkins'; University dissent -- communitarians and class analysis; The intimacy of insurgency; A Bantustan coup; 7. The Apartheid Endgame, 1987-1996; 'A military intelligence project that went wrong'?; Bantu Holomisa's rise and southern Africa's civil wars; Reburying Sabata, returning to the ANC family; Counterintelligence, corruption and the chieftaincy: a web exposed; The Vlakplaas counter-coup; The militant moment; Bantu Holomisa's fall and the new South Africa
  • 8. New South Africa & Transkei's Collapse, 1990 OnwardsMandela's moral homilies; The heirs to Fort Hare University; Civic organisations against the chieftaincy?; 'Ancient teacher prestige down the drain'; After 1994: Traditions reasserted; Conclusion: African Nationalism & its Fragments; Commemorating Mandela's kinsmen; Fractured legacies -- The Peasants' Revolt; Fractured legacies -- 'For the nation to live'; A nationalism of fragments; Bibliography; Index; Backcover
Control code
ocn876041951
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 208 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782042372
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt47gs7f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876041951

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