After Freedom : the Rise of the Post-apartheid Generation in Democratic South AfricaBook - 2014
This spring, South Africa will celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the fall of apartheid and the first free elections. Although the country has come far, frustration is growing as inequalities that once divided the races now grow within them. In After Freedom, award-winning sociologist Katherine S. Newman and South African expert Ariane De Lannoy profile seven peopleBlack, White, Coloured, and immigrantto reveal what life is like in South Africa today. These on-the-ground portraits offer an intimate look at the rising generation of young people and explore what the complex political landscape means to the average person. After Freedom is a timely look at how the generation that came of age post-apartheid is grappling with a tenuous democracy in a globalized economy.
Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, 2014
Branch Call Number: 968.065 NEWMA
Characteristics: xiii, 279 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm