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Hear Our Voices!: Women and the Transformation of South African Higher Education
Reitumetse Obakeng Mabokela
The Journal of Negro Education
Vol. 70, No. 3, Black Women in the Academy: Challenges and Opportunities (Summer, 2001), pp. 204-218
Published by: Journal of Negro Education
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3211211
Page Count: 15
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The study on which this article is based examined the experiences of Black women faculty and administrators in South African institutions of higher education. The three cases presented in this article explore challenges that women scholars have had to address within the context of a rapidly changing sociopolitical environment, which in turn has influenced the transformation of higher education. The article seeks to understand how these emergent scholars have managed to survive and succeed in this environment.
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