Segregation and Apartheid in Twentieth-Century South Africa

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EDITORS’ NOTES
a
Sir Alfred Milner: British official who became the High Commissioner in South Africa from 1897 to 1905 during the key period of the South African War (1899-1902) and subsequent reconstruction policies for which he took considerable responsibility.
b
SAP: South African Party. Established on a countrywide basis after Union in 1910, it was the ruling party in the all-white South African parliament until 1924 under Generals L. Botha and J.C. Smuts. It was a vehicle for moderate Afrikaner opinion, as well as many English-speakers, anxious to establish conciliation and white unity.

NOTES
1
M. Lacey, Working for Boroko: The Origins of a Coercive Labour System in South Africa (Johannesburg, 1981), 14-17; R. Parry, ‘“In a Sense Citizens, But Not Altogether Citizens…” Rhodes, Race, and the Ideology of Segregation at the Cape in the Late Nineteenth Century’, Canadian Journal of African Studies, XVII, 3 (1983), 377-91.
2
See for example Paul B. Rich, Race and Empire in British Politics (Cambridge, 1986), 21; E.H. Brookes, The History of Native Policy in South Africa from 1830 to the Present Day (Cape Town, 1924), 99-107. Note that the Chairman of the SANAC report was Sir Godfrey Lagden, a former Resident Commissioner of Basutoland. In arguing for segregation Howard Pim (see note 13) often cited the Basutoland precedent.
3
D. Welsh, The Roots of Segregation: Native Policy in Colonial Natal, 1845-1910 (London and Cape Town, 1971), 322.
4
S. Marks, The Ambiguities of Dependence in South Africa: Class, Nationalism and the State in Twentieth Century Natal (Johannesburg, 1986), 5 and ch. 1. See also S. Marks, ‘White Supremacy: A Review Article’, Comparative Studies in Society and History, XXIX, 2 (1987), 385-97.
5
C.W.de Kiewiet, A History of South Africa, Social and Economic (Oxford, 1941); E.A. Walker, The Frontier Tradition in South Africa (Oxford, 1930); C.M. Tatz, Shadow and Substance in South Africa: A Study in Land and Franchise Policies Affecting Africans, 1910-1960 (Pietermaritzburg, 1962).
6
G. Leach, South Africa: No Easy Path to Peace, 2nd edn (London, 1987), 36, 40.
7
A.N. Pelzer’s authorized history of the Afrikaner Broederbond, Die Afrikaner-Broederbond: Eerste 50 Jaar (Cape Town, 1979), 163-4.
8
M. Legassick, ‘The Making of South African “Native Policy”, 1903-1923: The Origins of “Segregation”’, seminar paper, Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London (1973), 2.
9
J.W. Cell, The Highest Stage of White Supremacy (Cambridge, 1982), 211.
10
South African Native Affairs Commission 1903-5, vol. I (Cape Town, 1905).

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