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By Pierre Beaudet, Nancy Thede, Alice Ridout, Greggor Mattson

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The e-book takes a troublesome examine inner advancements and sophistication formation within the area and explores the advanced dynamics underlying the 'failure' of socialist transformation, demystifying the highly-simplified 'destabilisation' thesis and pointing to a couple of the issues that forces for swap in South Africa itself can have to stand within the Nineties. The chapters make major connection with altering current and destiny kin with South Africa, and to the influence of inner alterations at the improvement of neighbouring countries.

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IS The changes can be identified in the following manner. On the Domestic South African Level Cuito Cuanavale was a reversal for the military and, perhaps more importantly, the loss of life by white conscripts generated growing opposition from the white community to military involvement outside South African borders. ' 16 Moreover, certain sectors of the regime are becoming convinced that military pressure may 'boomerang against the regime. They refer to the lesson South Africa is learning from Mozambique, where the regime's destabilisation actions have reduced the country to a state of "free-for-all" because of the 38 Nancy Thede breakdown of security.

132 and 137. Ohlson and Stedman, op. , p. 25 see this taking place particularly in the case of rapid integration; Do Pisani, op. , p. 219. Davies, 1990, op. cit. occasionally adopts this view, as does Vale, 1990, op. , p. 12 with an affirmation such as 'Dependency in Southern Africa is a two-way street . . '. P. Meyns, op. cit. H. Patel, 1992, 'Peace and Security in a Changing Southern Africa: A Frontline View', Southern African Perspectives No. , pp. 1 and 9. Op. , pp. 13-16. R. Davies, 1991, 'South Africa Joining SADCC or SADCC Joining South Africa?

This is clearly an area for immediate regional collaboration and planning, even more so if mass population movements are on the cards. Tbe Rural/Urban Rift Any approach to development in the region as a whole or in its member states individually, must attack the problem of the rural areas, both in terms of agricultural production and in terms of the enormous disparity in living conditions between rural and urban areas. The key to this problem is the land question. Several countries in the region have taken this to be a central aspect of their attempts at social transformation, and their experiences need to be revised presently in a regional context of privatisation, export promotion and restitution of property to former landowners.

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