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Van Zyl Slabbert

Alfred Lemaitre

Van Zyl Slabbert

the passion for reason : essays in honour of an Afrikaner African

by Alfred Lemaitre

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Published by Jonathan Ball in Johannesburg .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesPassion for reason
Statementeditors: Alfred LeMaitre and Michael Savage
ContributionsSlabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT1768.A57 V36 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 252 p. ;
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24430673M
ISBN 101868423778
ISBN 109781868423774
LC Control Number2010486123

  The Life of Frederik van Zyl Slabbert FVZS Institute. Loading Unsubscribe from FVZS Institute? Frederick van Zyl Tribute (Windhoek Gymnasium) - Duration: was to be chaired by Dr F van Zyl Slabbert. 2 A letter from the Minister of Home Affairs dated 26 March informed Dr Slabbert of his appointment and expanded on the Task Team’s terms of reference. The ETT would be required to: • identify the controlling constitutional parameters.

Hardcover. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. First Edition. Publication of pages. Essays in Honour of Frederick Van Zyl Slabbert. The dust jacket is in a very good condition and appears as new. Tightly bound and presented beautifully in cellophane. The binding is excellent. GK.   Cape Town Memorial Service for Dr Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert on Wednesday 26 May. Idasa and the Open Society Foundation for South Africa invite the citizens of Cape Town to a memorial service for one of South Africa’s most visionary political leaders, political analyst Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert, who died on Friday 14 May.

Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert was born in Pretoria on 2 March Slabbert matriculated from Pietersburg High School in He studied for a Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of the Witwatersrand in order to become a Dutch Reformed minister. He published a book at this time entitled "The Last White Parliament". However, Slabbert re-entered politics in in order to further negotiations between white South Africans and .


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The Last White Parliament - Hardcover – January 1, by Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert - (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert.

Frederik van Zyl Slabbert is the author of The Other Side of History ( avg rating, 12 ratings, 1 review, published ), The Last White Parliament ( Home My Books/5. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Other Side of History: An anecdotal reflection on political transition in South Africa by Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert at Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

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Please try your request again later. OK Afrikaner Afrikaan: Anekdotes en analise (Afrikaans Edition) (Afrikaans) Paperback – January 1, Author: F. van Zyl Slabbert. The Last White Parliament: The Struggle for South Africa by the Leader of the White Opposition: Author: Frederik van Zyl Slabbert: Publisher: St.

Martin's Press, ISBN:Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Like most young black South Africans, who sought to reconnect with their history through books and historical material, an encounter with Van Zyl Slabbert is almost accidental.

The Van Zyl Slabbert Commission, as a result, proposed that South Africa should consider adopting a mixed system that would ensure that MPs can be elected on party platforms but from multi-member constituencies.

The ANC, though, batted away the recommendations, and today we know why. The next stop may be a Zanu-PF style of governance.

Frederik van Zyl Slabbert Synopsis: Professor of Sociology, Member of Parliament, leader of the Progressive Federal Party, Director of Policy and Planning of IDASA, politcal consultant, research fellow, author, co-founded Khula, a Black investment trust, headed a team investigating a new electoral system for South Africa inChancellor of Stellenbosch University.

Policy Documents; Van Zyl Slabbert Commission on Electoral Reform Report (January ) Effective Date: Missing: book. Founder of the Institute for Democracy in South Africa (Idasa) and author of several books Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert was born on 2 March at Pretoria.

He matriculated from Pietersburg Afrikaans Hoërskool in and studied at the Universities of Witwatersrand (first year) and Stellenbosch: Greek, Latin, Hebrew and Sociology (BABA Hons. Another book I should've read nearer its time of publication.

My long-time hero, F van Zyk Slabbert, reveals with some disillusionment and even bitterness (?) the political conniving that went on behind the scenes from the 80s to /5. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Indeed, the death of Dr Van Zyl Slabbert is a great loss to South Africa as a whole, and not only to his immediate family and friends. He was a great intellectual whose ideal of a “New South Africa” had endeared him to many a young combatant of MK during the days of the armed struggle for despite being an Afrikaner he proved that one could fight apartheid even if one was its beneficiary.

Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert: scholar, politician, progressive thinker, businessman. Van Zyl Slabbert had a significant connection with Stellenbosch University throughout his life starting from his days as a student in Wilgenhof Residence in the early ’s.

He completed his Bachelor of Arts here, as well as his Honours in Sociology. Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert – "Van", as he was known among friends and colleagues – was one of South Africa's finest political brains. He has died at the age of 70 after suffering what are.

The other side of history: An anecdotal reflection on political transition in South Africa, by Frederik van Zyl Slabbert. ISBN / ISBN The other side of history is Frederik van Zyl Slabbert's reflection on political transition in South Africa. This extract is from the chapter Inventing the past to secure the future.

The Passion for Reason is a collection of essays in honour of an Afrikaner and African icon – Frederik van Zyl Slabbert. For decades, Frederik van Zyl Slabbert has been one of South Africa’s towering public figures.

As an academic, politician, thinker and businessman, Slabbert has made an enduring contribution to many fields, playing a critical role in the transition to democracy and in. Comrades in Business: Post-liberation Politics in South Africa Heribert Adam, Frederik van Zyl Slabbert, Kogila Moodley International Books, - Political Science - pages.

Frederik van Zyl Slabbert, South African politician and academic (born March 2,Pretoria, —diedJohannesburg, ), was a leading Afrikaner in the white opposition to South African apartheid and an MP for the antiapartheid Progressive Party (later renamed the Progressive Federal Party [PFP]) for 12 years (–86), the last 7 of which he was leader of the.

Dr Frederik van Zyl Slabbert, a staunch opponent of 'separate development' (Apartheid) and leader of the opposition Progressive Federal Party (PFP), resigned as leader of the PFP and as a MP. In his dramatic announcement he stated that he came to the conclusion that Parliament was incapable of bringing about the desired reforms.

Tributes to van Zyl Slabbert. Posted on by idasa Following the death of Frederik van Zyl Slabbert on 14th May, tributes have flowed in for the man who was pivotal in South African politics and contributed immensely to global democracy. «Book Review: Social Accountability in Africa Book Review.Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert (Author) Frederik van Zyl Slabbert was in Parliament in opposition against the Nationalist government from to His career in opposition politics culminated in when he became the leader of the opposition.27 Aug Van Zyl Slabbert, Frederik.

Click here for more information on the Interviewee. POM I want to go back to some of the observations you made in your book with Heribert Adam and Miss Kogila Moodley, Comrades in Business, when you said: "When the chips were down Afrikaner negotiators meekly handed over power without even seriously attempting to bargain any group privileges.".