Essays Tagged: "Afrikaans"

Apartheid in South Africa

APARTHEIDApartheid is the political policy of racial segregation. In Afrikaans, it meansapartness, and it was pioneered in 1948 by the South African National Party when ... s had to live in shanty towns,while the whites lived comfortably.KEY GROUPS AND FIGURESAWBThe AWB ( Afrikaans for Afrikaaners Resistance Movement) are an extreme rightwing group who seek the formation ...

(4 pages) 142 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

South Africa.

uage Xhosa . " Morena Boloka Sechaba sa heso" is in Lesotho . " Seen ons here God , Seen Afrika" in Afrikaans . And in English the national anthem is " Lord bless Africa."

(1 pages) 78 0 3.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

South African Directors - Manie van Rensburg, Katinka Heyns, Jans Rautenbach, Ross Devenish. Bibliography included.

rst South African full-length feature drama film produced entirely in the country.During the 1930's Afrikaans nationalism was emerging as a force and reached new levels of intensity during the 1940's. ... he Entertainment Act, which demanded that all cinematic material be cleared before exhibition. This Afrikaans nationalism found expression in a number of Afrikaans-language films.South Africa's first ...

(9 pages) 49 0 4.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

Continuation Of interviews with Florence a Pondo from Sub_Sahara Africa

tion her about certain things, I had to explain more and more. Florence's children all speak fluent Afrikaans and English, her eldest is even a sales representative in town, selling pesticides for the ... des for the Co-op. Florence says that even though her husband (who died last year) became fluent in Afrikaans she has found it harder. After questioning her some more and talking to Johannes, one of h ...

(2 pages) 21 0 4.2 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Die Geslaagdheid van Vertaalde Reklame

die huidendaagse internasionale taal is, word Engelse advertensies al vanaf die begin van die Suid-Afrikaanse pers-, radio- en televisie-media oorvertaal in Afrikaans, sonder dat die advertensie se i ... e en tydskrifte propvol advertensies wat dieselfde lyk en dieselfde boodskap dra, maar wat in beide Afrikaans én Engels voorkom. Die doel van hierdie opstel sal wees om die kwaliteit van die hu ...

(10 pages) 18 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Degrading Effects of Apartheid

The Degrading Effects of ApartheidIn South Africa apartheid became a law in 1948. The word is Afrikaans (DutchAfrican) and literally means "apartness" or "separateness". It is a policy of politi ...

(8 pages) 82 0 4.6 Jun/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

History of European Involvement in South Africa

The Afrikaans language originates from the Dutch when they immigrated to South Africa, bringing along th ... ite skin as in good was superior to that of the Black, which had the connotations of evil.Today the Afrikaans people have become very europeanized. They still believe very much in the family unit, mar ... has a say in family matters and is happily perusing her own career in business or a profession. The Afrikaans nations are very religious, they have one of the lowest divorce rates in the modern world ...

(3 pages) 54 0 4.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Community Radio Stations in South Africa (Three)

. Your Capital' (SRC, 2002), and as such, reflects the tastes of its target market, which is mainly Afrikaans-speaking youth and young adults (The Media Connection, 1999). It is a predominantly rock m ... mat of 40% talk and 60% music (The Media Connection, 1999).Tuks FM is broadcast in both English and Afrikaans, the latter being the favoured language (National Association of Broadcasters of South Afr ...

(7 pages) 21 1 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

South Africa: History of Racism

has been an inherent part of South Africa's culture and politics for over 300 years.Apartheid is an Afrikaans word that, when translated into English literally means 'apart-hood.' In South Africa Apar ... in 1949, the party began to implement its apartheid program. The policy was presented to the white Afrikaans population as the political move that had the potential to solve all of the country's raci ...

(7 pages) 33 0 3.7 Apr/2009

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


Overcoming the racial obstacle, since "PK" is able to speak the language of the tribes, English and Afrikaans, he represents hope for the tribesmen and women in all regions of South Africa. His chance ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays