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Who Rules South Africa?: Pulling the Strings in the Battle for Power

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In this timely work, WHO RULES SOUTH AFRICA?, highly regarded authors Paul Holden and Martin Plaut analyse the political elites that battle daily for power in South Africa. They argue that power does not reside in traditional institutions such as Parliament or even the Cabinet. Rather, power lies within the ANC-led Alliance which, with no founding document and no written c ...more
ebook, 607 pages
Published June 1st 2012 by Jonathan Ball Publishers (first published January 1st 2012)
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I found this difficult to read, as it was profoundly depressing. While corruption has been a problem in the world since man first felt his power, it is terrifying to think we life in a country where it is so blatant. An ostrich approach is no loner satisfactory.
If your an avid newspaper reader, most of the stuff seems recycled, otherwise its informative.
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