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Crimes of violence in South Africa

Crimes of violence in South Africa

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Published by University of South Africa in Pretoria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Violent crimes -- South Africa -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementJ. Van der Westhuizen, editor.
      SeriesMiscellanea criminalia ;, 1
      ContributionsVan der Westhuizen, J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV9850.5 .C74 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination323 p. :
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3239140M
      ISBN 10086981253X
      LC Control Number83153754

      About Born a Crime Born a Crime Summary Born a Crime Video Character List Glossary Themes Quotes and Analysis Chapters Chapters Chapters Chapters Chapters Chapters Symbols, Allegory and Motifs Metaphors and Similes Irony Imagery Apartheid in South Africa Literary Elements Related Links Essay Questions Quiz 1 Quiz 2.


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Our leaders can’t continue to turn a blind eye, as they did with this ad,” she said. Section 5 discusses the available information for comparing levels of violent crime in South Africa with that in other countries, noting that this confirms the basis for concern about the high levels of violence in South Africa.

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South Africa won’t become less violent until it’s more equal. By Anine Kriegler, University of Cape TownSeptem The release of crime statistics in South Africa always triggers great angst among ordinary citizens, and obfuscation on the part of the South African authorities.

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