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The India-Brazil-South Africa (IBSA) collective and the socio-political construction of security
(University of the Free State, 2017-02)
English: The focus of this thesis is on the formation and functioning of the India-Brazil-South Africa (IBSA) collective. The study aims towards an understanding of whether and to what extent the IBSA collective is ...
South Africa and the 'Congo Crisis', 1960-1965
(University of the Free State, 2016-02)
English: On 30 June 1960, the Belgian Congo gained independence. Congo’s newfound freedom was soon disrupted by a period of severe socio-political chaos and conflict that became known as the ‘Congo crisis’. The exact nature ...
Exploring narratives of women in leadership in post-conflict societies
(University of the Free State, 2014-07-04)
In 2014 Rwanda had the highest representation levels of women in a national legislature. South Africa ranked eighth in the world. This is in the context of diverse women’s representation levels around the world and regionally. ...
Kith and kin? Rhodesia's white settlers and Britain, 1939-1980
(University of the Free State, 2018-11)
English: This thesis explores the historical significance of kith and kin ties between white Rhodesia’s settlers and Britain from 1939 to 1980. It traces the extent to which kinship connections influenced the relations ...
Botswana-South Africa economic relations: a history, 1966-2014
(University of the Free State, 2019-02)
English: This thesis examines economic relations between Botswana and South Africa from 1966 to 2014 from Botswana’s perspective. It begins by describing different historical junctures in the economic history of the two ...
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 ...