This book examines the social transformation wrought by the abolition of slavery in 1834 in South Africa's Cape Colony. It pays particular attention to the effects of socioeconomic and cultural changes in the way both freed slaves and dominant whites adjusted to the new world.
Title: Slave Emancipation and Racial Attitudes in Nineteenth-Century South Africa
Author: R. L. Watson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Level: Academic Publication
Type: Academic Resources