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Title Norway and national liberation in southern Africa / edited by Tore Linné Eriksen.

Published Uppsala, Sweden : Nordiska Afrikainstitutet ; Somerset, NJ : Distributor in North America, Transaction Publishers, 2000.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Store  327.481068 NORW MF29    AVAILABLE
Physical description 416 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [400]-403) and index.
Contents The origins of a special relationship / Tore Linné Eriksen -- The Namibian liberation struggle / Eva Helene Østbye -- The South African liberation struggle / Eva Helene Østbye -- Norway and Rhodesia / Wolf Lorenz -- Fuelling the Apartheid war machine / Tore Linné Eriksen and Anita Kristensen Krokan -- The Norwegian Council for Southern Africa (NOCOSA) / Nina Drolsum -- The freedom struggle in Southern Africa / Berit Hagen Agøy -- Trade union support to the struggle against Apartheid / Vesla Vetlesen -- Pioneering local activism / Eva Helene Østbye -- An ambiguous champion / Tore Linné Eriksen.
Summary A documentation and analysis of the involvement of Norway in the liberation struggle in Southern Africa from the late 1950s onwards. Apart from focusing on the formulation of official policies, the study highlights the popular involvement and commitment to the struggle. Separate chapters are concerned with the churches, trade unions and solidarity movements.
Language notes English.
Other author Eriksen, Tore Linné, 1945-
Nordiska Afrikainstitutet.
Subject National liberation movements -- Africa, Southern.
Africa, Southern -- Relations -- Norway.
Norway -- Relations -- Africa, Southern.
ISBN 9171064478