Langa. A Study of Social Groups in an African Township – Wilson, Monica & Mafeje, Archie


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Inscribed by : “Ivan Schermbrucker, Pretoria Local Prison, 4/1/1966” who was a political prisoner at the time. “This books describes the distinctions drawn by the people themselves between townsmen and migrants and the way in which some migrants are absorbed, while others are not. Full of human interest, illustrating how people behanve, think and feel in this African township within the context of South Africa.” 12 b&w photographs and 2 maps. Underlining and marginalia in pencil throughout. There are also a few marks in ink. Page edges are grubby with a smattering of foxing. Tape residues on the end papers as well as the fly-leafs and verso of dust jacket.

Publisher: Oxford University Press
Date Published: 1963
Publication Place: Cape Town

Condition: Good-
Binding: Hardcover

Jacket Condition: Good. Edge-wear and creasing. Price-clipped.

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Weight 500 g