Covert power in South Africa: the geography of the Afrikaner Broederbond.

G. H. Pirie, C. M. Rogerson, K. S.O. Beavon

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The power and influence of the secret Afrikaner Broederbond in South Africa has long been recognized as considerable. The geography of the organization is presented here as an aspect of the spatial expression of power in South Africa. The relative concentrations of Broederbond members to total White and total Afrikaans populations indicates the socialization influence of the organization throughout South Africa. - Authors

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)97-104
Number of pages8
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1980
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geography, Planning and Development


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