The Effect of Institutional Racism on Student Family Circumstances: A Human Capabilities Perspective

@article{Bozalek2010TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Institutional Racism on Student Family Circumstances: A Human Capabilities Perspective},
  author={Vivienne Bozalek},
  journal={South African Journal of Psychology},
  year={2010},
  volume={40},
  pages={487 - 494}
}
  • V. Bozalek
  • Published 1 December 2010
  • Sociology
  • South African Journal of Psychology
In apartheid South Africa institutional racism was embedded in the practice of rationing resources and power in order to achieve social exclusion through formally legitimated state policies. In this article, Nussbaum's list of human capabilities is used as a framework for analysing and presenting data from student accounts of institutional racism. Social work students at the University of the Western Cape (UWC), South Africa, compiled their own Family-in-Community profiles by responding to… Expand
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