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date: 22 October 2019

apartheid (‘apartness’) 

Source:
A Dictionary of Contemporary World History
Author(s):

Christopher Riches,

Jan Palmowski

A racial policy which dominated South African culture, politics, society, and economics during the twentieth century. Policies of segregation were progressively introduced in the different parts of the country before the creation of South Africa, and were continued by the unified state from ... ...

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