Class, Race, and Inequality in South Africa

  title={Class, Race, and Inequality in South Africa},
  author={Jeremy Seekings and Nicoli Nattrass},
The distribution of incomes in South Africa in 2004, ten years after the transition to democracy, was probably more unequal than it had been under apartheid. In this book, Jeremy Seekings and Nicoli Nattrass explain why this is so, offering a detailed and comprehensive analysis of inequality in South Africa from the midtwentieth century to the early twenty-first century. They show that the basis of inequality shifted in the last decades of the twentieth century from race to class. Formal… 

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