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The return of the broker: consensus, hierarchy and choice in South African land reform

By Deborah James
Topics: GN Anthropology, HT Communities. Classes. Races
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the Royal Anthropological Institute
Year: 2011
DOI identifier: 10.1111/j.1467-9655.2011.01682.x
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Provided by: LSE Research Online

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  2. (2007). For the link between local elaborations of the chiefship and its national resurgence, see McNeill (2007:43-82);
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  4. Something of this kind occurred in other land reform cases in SA, particularly in the court challenge to the Communal Land Rights Act of 2004 brought by several communities which had received land under land reform.
  5. The CPA (Communal Property Association) Bill was drafted and approved by Parliament in

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