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ERIC Number: EJ563361
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0142-5692
Strategies Against Oppression: A Case Study of the Background, Upbringing, and Education of Black Managers in Affirmative Action Programmes in South Africa.
Castle, Jane
British Journal of Sociology of Education, v17 n4 p389-413 Dec 1996
Profiles a series of black managers who have risen to successful positions through utilizing affirmative action programs in post-apartheid South Africa. The men credit the influence of their family, upbringing, and religion for their ability to persevere. Questions the social pathology theory assumption that a culture of poverty survives generations. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: South Africa