GEOGUNIT3: Development- South Africa under Apartheid

HideShow resource information
  • South africas inequalities go back to the apartheid which legally affected every aspect of life.
  • The Afrikaners believed that they were racially superior to the indigenous Africans, and that racial purity was essential.
  • The British and the Afrikaners both took over native land, created separate reserves and homelands, and brought indians (known as 'coloureds') to build a rail network there.
  • There was conflict between the British and the Afrikaners. The white minority continued to rule S.Africa and deny rights to the black majority.
  • Segregation was introduced to the mines in 1911 which banned black africans from skilled jobs there.
  • In 1913, black…


No comments have yet been made

Similar Geography resources:

See all Geography resources »See all Social and political unrest resources »