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Johannesburg

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

Johannesburg is a large, inland metropolis located in the northeast of South Africa. Its size and current economic strength make it one of the leading cities in the global South, while its illustrious past as a world mining capital lends it ...

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