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            Unfree Labour and its Persistence into the Capitalist Era: A Critical Review of Recent Books by Robert Miles and Robin Cohen reviewed by Bob Currie The New Helots: Migrants in the International Division of Labourby Robin Cohen; Capitalism and Unfree Labour: Anomaly or Neccessity?by Robert Miles.

            War and Society: The Militarisation of South Africaby Jacklyn Cock & Laurie Nathan (Eds); David Phillip, Cape Town, 1989

            Coping with Rapid Urban Growth in Africa: An Annotated Bibliography in English and French on Policy and Management of Urban Affairs in the 1980sby Richard Stren with Claire Letemendia, translated by Claude Stren. Bibliography Series no.12, Centre for Developing Area Studies, McGill University, Montreal, 1986

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            Power and Need in Africa: Basic Human Needs and Development Policiesby Ben Wisner (Earthscan, London), 1988; (£9.95 paperback); The Fuelwood Trapby Barry Munslow with Yemi Katerere, Adrian Ferf and Phil O'Keefe (Earthscan, London) 1988; (£8.95 paperback); Economic Analysis of the Environmental Impacts of Development Projectsby John A.Dixon, Richard A.Carpenter, Louise A.Fallon, Paul B.Sherman and Supachit Manipomoke (Earthscan, London) 1988; (£13.95 paperback)

            The African Workerby Bill Freund (Cambridge University Press, 1988).

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            3. Redclift M.. 1987. . Sustainable Development: exploring the contradictions . , London : : Methuen. .

            4. Simon D.. 1985. . ‘Agrarian Policy and Migration in Zimbabwe and Southern Africa: Reform or Transformation’? . ROAPE . , Vol. 34:: 82––89. .

            5. World Commission on Environment and Development. . 1987. . Our Common Future . , New York : : Oxford University Press. .

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            1. Amin Samir. . 1972. . ‘Underdevelopment and Dependence’. . Journal of Modern African Studies . , Vol. 10((4)): 503––534. .

            2. Cohen Robin. . 1972. . ‘Class in Africa: Analytical Problems and Perspectives’. . Socialist Register . ,

            3. Editorial. . 1974. . Review of African Political Economy . , August‐November;

            4. Fine A. and Webster E.. 1989. . “‘Transcending Traditions: Trade Unions and Political Unity’. ”. In South African Review 5 . , Ravan. .

            5. International Labour Office. . 1984. . “World Labour Report 1. ”. In Employment, Incomes, Social Protection, New Information Technology . , Geneva : : ILO. .

            6. International Labour Office. . 1985. . “World Labour Report 2. ”. In Labour Relations, International Labour Standards, Training, Conditions of Work, Women and Work . , Geneva : : ILO. .

            7. Burawoy Michael. . 1985. . The Politics of Production . , London : : Verso. .

            8. Crisp J.. 1985. . The Story of an African Working Class: Ghanian Miners’ Struggles 1870–1980 . , London : : Zed Books. .

            9. Lewis Jon. . 1984. . Industrialisation and Trade Union Organisation in South Africa 1924–1955 . , Cambridge University Press. .

            10. Munck Ronaldo. . 1988. . The New International Studies . , London : : Zed Books. .

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            Journal
            crea20
            CREA
            Review of African Political Economy
            Review of African Political Economy
            0305-6244
            1740-1720
            1989
            : 16
            : 45-46
            : 190-215
            Affiliations
            a Centre for Developing Areas Research, Dept. of Geography , Royal Holloway and Bedford New College, University of London
            b Department of Sociology , University of Witwatersrand
            Article
            8703841 Review of African Political Economy, Vol. 16, No. 45-46, 1889, pp. 190-215
            10.1080/03056248908703841
            9ad1e471-c603-4f46-858c-955ea15fb2cf

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