Political opposition in patriarchal East London, 1950-1960: dilemmas of paternalism

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D Atkinson;
(2010)
  • Publisher: AOSIS
  • Journal: The Journal for Transdisciplinary Research in Southern Africa (issn: 1817-4434, eissn: 2415-2005)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4102/td.v6i1.122
  • Subject: East London | Duncan Village | paternalism | patriarchalism | Native Advisory Boards | African National Congress (ANC) | Verwoerdianism | Science | Q | Social Sciences | H

This paper describes the growing level of politicization in East London in the 1950s, and the way this affected the patriarchal normative system, which prevailed in urban adminis tration. Patriarchal ism, as a sys tem, was susceptible of different interpretations by whi... View more
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