Non-Fiction Books:

Mandela's Children

Growing Up in Post-Apartheid South Africa

Format

Hardback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Mandela's Children by Oscar A. Barbarin
$222.99
In stock with supplier

The item is brand new and in-stock in with one of our preferred suppliers. The item will ship from the Mighty Ape warehouse within the timeframe shown below.

Usually ships within 3-4 weeks

Availability

Delivering to:

Estimated arrival:

  • Around 12-17 January using standard courier delivery

Description

The gap between the hope for improved social conditions in post-apartheid South Africa and the grim reality of black life there is especially striking for South African children who face serious threats to their health and development as a consequence of poverty, racism, violence and social inequality. Mandela's Children presents the contrasting conditions of 'hope and peril' that characterize life in South African families, schools and communities. Using empirical data and qualitative case studies, the authors analyze and discuss research on children's behavioural, emotional, and academic development and how they are influenced by community violence, household poverty and family functioning. This discussion is balanced by one that considers the competence, health and resilience of South African children.
Release date NZ
June 27th, 2001
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
Illustrations
Imprint
Routledge
Pages
328
Dimensions
152x229x29
ISBN-13
9780415924689
Product ID
1682666

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
  • Seen a lower price for this product elsewhere? We'll do our best to beat it. Request a better price
Filed under...

Buy this and earn 1,270 Banana Points