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A Common Hunger: Land Rights in Canada and South Africa (Africa: Missing Voices) Paperback – November 24, 2006

ISBN-13: 978-1552381922 ISBN-10: 1552381927
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Joan G. Fairweather is a South African historian, archivist and writer living in Ottawa. After many years as a sound and film archivist at Library Archives Canada, she worked in Hungary at the Open Society Archives in Budapest and most recently in South Africa at the Mayibuye Centre for History and Culture in South Africa, now part of the Robben Island Museum in Cape Town.

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Product Details

  • Series: Africa: Missing Voices (Book 3)
  • Paperback: 284 pages
  • Publisher: University of Calgary Press (November 24, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1552381927
  • ISBN-13: 978-1552381922
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.8 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 15.5 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #5,332,208 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Written by South African historian and Canadian resident Joan G. Fairweather, A Common Hunger: Land Rights in Canada and South Africa is a unique treatise comparing and contrasting indigenous people's legal battles for rights to land that are currently taking place in modern-day Canada and post-apartheid South Africa. Penned with scholarly precision and attention to detail, A Common Hunger traces treaties in both nations, respective histories of negotiation, litigation, restitution, and self-government, the quest to restore dignity, and much more. Ultimately, A Common Hunger seeks to understand and explain why land rights matter both to individuals and to collectives, outline the difficult task of nation-building in South Africa, and explore options for the future. An extensively researched, highly recommended study, with a thorough bibliography and an index.
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