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Marikana - a book by Alexander, Peter


Voices from South Africa's Mining Massacre

Marikana( )
Author: Alexander, Peter
Lekgowa, Thapelo
Mmope, Botsang
Sinwell, Luke
Xezwi, Bongani
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Ohio University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $69.95
Book Description:

The Marikana Massacre of August 16, 2012, was the single most lethal use of force by South African security forces against civilians since the end of apartheid. Those killed were mineworkers in support of a pay raise. Through a series of interviews conducted with workers who survived the attack, this account documents and examines the controversial shootings in great detail, beginning with a valuable history of the events leading up to the killing of workers, and...
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Detailed Subjects: Political Science / Labor & Industrial Relations
Technology & Engineering / Mining
Social Science / Sociology / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.75 x 8.25 x 0.7 Inches

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