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Research outputs: TWENTY FIRST CENTURY

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2021 Social justice and education in the 21st century: research from South Africa and United States

Even though race is the focal issue, the chapters in this volume show how race intersects with many other social markers such as poverty, ge...

2021 Education and labour market inequalities in South Africa

Framed within notions of social justice, inequality of opportunity and Bourdieu's forms of capital, this chapter examines the gaps in educat...

2021 Storying ourselves: black consciousness thought and adolescent agency in 21st-century Africa

Mindful of 2020's global focus on questions of systemic racism, this article looks at the continuing salience of the South African activist ...

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2019 Back to black: retelling black radicalism for the 21st century

Back to Black traces the long and eminent history of Black radical politics. Born out of resistance to slavery and colonialism, its rich pas...