The Dynamics of Oppression

  title={The Dynamics of Oppression},
  author={J. C. Naidoo and D. Rajab},
  journal={Psychology and Developing Societies},
  pages={139 - 159}
  • J. C. Naidoo, D. Rajab
  • Published 2005
  • Sociology
  • Psychology and Developing Societies
  • Asian Indians arrived in South Africa in 1860 during the era of the British Empire. Three occupational groups were represented: indentured agricultural workers, business entrepreneurs and a few professionals. Their presence was not welcomed by White South Africa. The ideology of Apartheid (“separateness”) ushered in oppressive legislation for all Non-Whites from 1948 until the first democratic elections of 1994, a period of trauma, violence and pain for Non-White peoples. This report centres on… CONTINUE READING
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