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Apartheid

  • By: Lorenzo Fioramonti
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

The term apartheid comes from a period of racial separation in South Africa which, at the time, received global attention and which continues to be used as an epithet for similar situations in other parts of the world. Apartheid in Afrikaans ...

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