The politics of race in Britain and South Africa : black British solidarity and the anti-apartheid struggle / Elizabeth Williams.
Publication year: 2013
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris,
ISBN: 9781780764207 (hbk.) : 1780764200 (hbk.) :
The postwar government of South Africa implemented wide-ranging racial segregation laws, beginning the open policy of apartheid. During that era, the British government faced an uneasy dilemma: while repudiating apartheid laws, it maintained an ambiguous stance towards the South African government. Highlighting the connection between domestic anti-racism struggles and the struggle in South Africa, Elizabeth Williams shows how black Britons identified and expressed solidarity with black South Africans during the apartheid years.
Series: International library of historical studies ; v. 88
288 p. ; 22 cm.
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