The Foundations of Anti-Apartheid

Liberal Humanitarians and Transnational Activists in Britain and the United States, c.1919–64

  • Rob Skinner

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
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    Pages 1-11
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    Pages 12-30
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    Pages 59-80
  5. Rob Skinner
    Pages 81-117
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    Pages 196-202
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 203-258

About this book


Anti-apartheid was one of the most significant international causes of the late twentieth century. The book provides the first detailed history of the emergence of anti-apartheid activism in Britain and the USA, tracing the network of individuals and groups who shaped the moral and political character of the movement.


Africa anti-colonialism colonialism history human rights individual networks

Authors and affiliations

  • Rob Skinner
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Historical StudiesUniversity of BristolUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2010
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-30148-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-30908-1
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