The relation among legislations and revolution is among the such a lot urgent questions of our time. As one nation after one other has confronted the problem that includes the progressive overthrow of prior dictatorships, how one reconstructs a brand new executive is a burning issue.
South Africa, after an extended and bloody armed fight and a sequence of militant uprisings, negotiated a cost for a brand new executive and is still a huge instance of what a great revolution may possibly appear like. The essays accumulated during this publication handle either the wider query of legislation and revolution and a few of the explicit problems with transformation in South Africa.
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