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Traditional leadership and its relation to the democratically elected local government structure in Kwazulu-Natal
(University of the Free State, 2007-05)
English: The role of traditional leadership in South Africa has remained a controversial issue over the past fifteen years. The focus of this research is to investigate the relationship between the modern political system ...
Transformation and democratization of South African sport in the new constitutional dispensation, with special reference to rugby as a sport code
(University of the Free State, 2012)
This thesis traces and analyses the development of sport transformation and democratization in South Africa since the new constitutional dispensation, commencing in the early 1990’s. The origin, evolution and development ...
Facing up to reality? NEPAD and the challenge of globalisation
(University of the Free State, 2004)
English: The study deals with the role of the New Partnership for Africa's Development in launching Africa's political and economic revitalisation in the twenty-first century. The world entered the new millennium in the ...
The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) and the Tripartite Alliance: a marriage of (in)convenience?
(Faculty of the Humanities, University of the Free State, 2012-06)
Since its formation in 1985, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) had played a significant role in the political landscape of South Africa. From the start, COSATU appeared to be in support of the then ...
Silence after violence and the imperative to ‘speak out’
(University of the Free State, 2015)
Abstract not available
Beyond mono-theoretical approaches: realism, liberalism and the explanatory crisis in the democratic peace theory
(University of the Free State, 2011-01-03)
Theoretical accounts in search of explicating the no war phenomenon inherent in the democratic peace proposition continue to permeate the discipline of International Relations (IR) at an imposing rate, giving credence to ...
Continuity and change: an evaluation of the democracy-foreign policy nexus in post-apartheid South Africa
(Faculty of the Humanities, University of the Free State, 2010-09)
If foreign policy is viewed as an “intermestic” arena where the external meets the internal, then it becomes possible to see how internal domestic factors drive foreign policy making. In this context the democracy-foreign ...
The role of multinational corporations in South Africa: a political-economic perspective
(University of the Free State, 2006-05)
Abstract not available.
Exploring the role of political parties and party systems on democracy in Lesotho
(University of the Free State, 2019-02)
Abstract not available
Zimbabwe-South Africa interstate relations, 1980-1999
(University of the Free State, 2018-12)
English: The thesis is an examination of Zimbabwe’s interstate relations with South Africa between 1980 and 1999. Using sources that include diplomatic correspondence, newspapers, legislative debates, official reports ...