Mandela and Apartheid: 20th Century South Africa
Professor N. Clark
Office: 237-D Himes Hall
Office Hours: By appointment
This course examines the turbulent history of South Africa over the course of the
History Notes 03/10/2016
Protests in the Cities: Sophiatown 1953
a. Western areas removal scheme
i. Moved 60,000-100,000 people to Meadowlands
ii. Seven separate areas for designated ethnic group
Congress of the People 1955: The Fre
Apartheid the road to violence.
1. Pop registration act, group areas act, native laws amendment, bantu authorities act,
bantu education act, reservation of spate amenities act.
2. WWII sees a large influx of blacks into large South African cities.