Our Work

In our teaching and research, the Department attempts to explicate the challenges we are facing in South Africa and on the African continent in a globalising world.

Our Research

Research interests include: race, class & identity, globalisation, migration, inequality, land & agrarian questions, social theory, development, urban sociology, labour studies, sociology of the family, social movements, & political violence.

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