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James Hamill

James Hamill

James Hamill's principal research interest is party politics in South Africa, particularly the implications for democratic government of the electoral dominance of the African National Congress, and the prospects for opposition politics.
    Remembering South Africa’s catastrophe: The 1948 poll that heralded apartheid
    Remembering South Africa’s catastrophe: The 1948 poll that heralded apartheid
    Amid extensive media coverage of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the state of Israel – commemorated by Palestinians as the
    The three barriers blocking Zimbabwe's progress: Zanu-PF, Mnangagwa and the military
    The three barriers blocking Zimbabwe's progress: Zanu-PF, Mnangagwa and the military
    Zimbabwe’s new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been cautiously...
    DA can't cure its foot-in-mouth syndrome
    DA can't cure its foot-in-mouth syndrome
    The Democratic Alliance (DA) has been on a steep upward climb since 2004. It has increased its share of the vote in every national poll to reach
    As the ANC implodes, Thabo Mbeki tries to rewrite his own history
    As the ANC implodes, Thabo Mbeki tries to rewrite his own history
    As South Africa’s political climate goes from fractious to feverish, with protests mounting against...