Essays Tagged: "Southern Africa"

Information On Black Libraries

library. "try to make it more personal next time"BASLER AFRIKA BIBLIOGRAPHIENNamibia Resource CentreSouthern Africa LibraryThe LibraryThe library's collection of books focuses primarily on southern Af ... es, some of which are not to be found in other institutions inSwitzerland. Current periodicals from southern Africa include newspapers, community newsletters, business bulletins andscientific journals ...

(2 pages) 61 1 4.1 May/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Library & Information Science


BotswanaBotswana is a landlocked country in southern Africa, roughly the size of Texas. It covers224,607 square miles, yet contains only 1,444,0 ...

(2 pages) 284 2 3.8 Sep/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Reading 'At the Edge' - by Ronnie Govender - has led to a better understanding of the Indian community (a personal response.)

Being born in Southern Africa can in many lights be seen as a very bad state of affairs to find yourself in. But r ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Malaria: Investigating Malaria Parasites and Gene Expression.

rare in America, Malaria is a major threat to the health of millions of people throughout globe. In Southern Africa it takes the lives of one to two million children each year. Although only four spec ...

(3 pages) 82 1 4.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

A member of the Butswana task force, who was sent to analyze and evaluate the living conditions and way of life of the Ju/wasi people in Southern Africa.

ana task force, who was sent to analyze and evaluate the living conditions of the Ju/wasi people in Southern Africa, I have developed my own theological opinion on whether improvements should be impos ...

(2 pages) 34 1 3.5 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Famine in Zimbabwe.

quoted from the Daily News, speaking about Zimbabwe's huge famine and the government's role in it (Southern Africa). Zimbabwe's government has passed a new land policy that, accompanied by a drought ... e reason that so many children are starving is because of the HIV/AIDS epidemic now sweeping across southern Africa. Zimbabwe is the second worst affected country in Africa (Come To). Up to eighty per ...

(5 pages) 67 0 4.5 Aug/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

This is about black people and thier lives

South Africa South Africa is the southernmost part of the continent of Africa. It is one of the earth's oldest and stable landmasses. ... tain ranges. The only mountain ranges that are similar to that kind of range, would be those in the southern tip. This is where the north-south ranges meet an east-west range in the Paarl area. The re ... een displaced by grasslands, exotic trees; east of the Drakensburg escarpment. Only one area of the Southern cape has a perennial rainfall, the Knysna and George districts. This rainfall has a true ha ...

(9 pages) 74 0 2.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Mahatma Gandhi

m to London to study law, and in 1891 he was admitted to the Inner Temple and called to the bar. In Southern Africa he worked continuously to improve the rights of the immigrant Indians. It was there ... India with his wife and children, in 1915, he had radically changed the lives of Indians living in Southern Africa.Back in India, it was not long before he was taking the lead in the long struggle fo ...

(1 pages) 32 0 2.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies


tribution network includes over 550 retail outlets with 400 in Australia, 53 in New Zealand, 102 in Southern Africa and 1 outlet in Egypt and East Timor. The Group's main business focus is the leisure ... network however includes 550 retail outlets with around 400 in Australia, 53 in New Zealand, 102 in Southern Africa and 1 in Egypt in East Timor. But still the risk involved in this business is very h ...

(11 pages) 419 1 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Explain the developments leading up to the Boer War

Southern Africa had been shared between British colonies and republics of Dutch-Afrikaner settlers, ...

(9 pages) 45 0 4.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Australia's reputation and national identity

d England.One of the first large wars Australia went into was the Boer War. It went from 1899-1902. Southern Africa had been shared between British colonies and independent republics of Dutch-Afrikane ... tained a wary co-existence, although the question became wether Britain or the Boers should control Southern Africa. The two had already fought an inconclusive war in 1880.Disocvery of gold and diamon ...

(7 pages) 50 0 4.1 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

What view of warfare is presented by the film Zulu? Identify some techniques used in the film? How did these techniques contribute to the meaning of the film?

In southern Africa, the Zulu tribe reside, they are not the most technologically advanced society at tr ...

(1 pages) 14 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

World Religions Essay.

d all around the world; mostly in the United States, parts of Canada, Mexico, almost all of Europe, southern Africa, the east coast of Australia, New Zealand, and several nations in South America. Con ...

(5 pages) 140 0 3.8 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Biography of Cecil Rhodes and his quest towards domination of South Africa and the diamond industry.

il Rhodes of England seized an opportunity to exploit a weak, disorganized, and sparsely populated, Southern Africa. He established ruthless control by setting up a government beneficial to himself, a ... But, what is unfortunate is that Rhodes was so indifferent to the people who originally existed in southern Africa. Because of the great possibilities of large profit, he felt no regret in exploiting ...

(10 pages) 36 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Issue Analysis: The Impact Of The Mfecane On The Cape Colony

included in the movement. These individuals were the Nguni- speaking and Sotho- speaking people of Southern Africa. The article points out how this movement brought upon major changes to the way thes ...

(2 pages) 2747 0 3.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Aides In Africa

ndoms. So instead, they contract AIDS and continue to pass it on to others.Surprisingly teachers in southern Africa are one of the highest groups infected with AIDS. "The rate here - there are so many ... anization, response to the epidemic in Africa. Many of these organizations exist around Eastern and Southern Africa. Though only 4.8 percent of the world's population lives there, they account for mor ...

(6 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Ghandi Eulogy

ndi took the case and the owner reluctantly freed the slave. Ghandi was seen as a hero for this in Southern Africa.        Ghandi was controversial in the way he treated people. He ...

(1 pages) 11 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

How and why did the apartheid system come into existence in South Africa and how was its existence maintained and enforced for so long?

lves Khoikhoi. It wasn't until the 1600s though, when the Dutch East India Company set up a base in Southern Africa, that the roots for what is today known as South Africa were put down. Initially con ...

(6 pages) 53 1 4.7 Apr/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History


0). O’Reilly’s fieldwork was conducted for eleven months among backpackers in eastern and southern Africa, India, Southeast Asia, Central America, Australia and New Zealand (p. 1001). She al ...

(14 pages) 32 0 4.3 Oct/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


isings against the Spanish in the early 16th century, Zulu attacks on Dutch and British pioneers in Southern Africa, the great Sepoy Rebellion of India in 1857, and the long series of anticolonial and ...

(9 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2011

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics