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A compelling account of way of life for the 1st new release of kids and teens turning out to be up in post-apartheid South Africa, this pioneering learn relies on wealthy ethnographic research conducted within the outskirts of Cape city within the Fish Hoek Valley, a space of prosperous middle-class suburbs, semi-rural smallholdings, working-class housing estates, and semi-formal settlements of African citizens. Findings convey that the society has replaced in profound methods, yet many beneficial properties of the apartheid period persist—material inequalities and poverty proceed to form lifestyle, race and sophistication proceed to outline neighborhoods, and "integration" is a sought-after yet constrained event for the young.

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