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This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1921. Juvenile Act

This had "the primary aim of enabling young whites to acquire skills and hold their own in competition with low-paid adult workers" (Simons & Simons 1969: 336).

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