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Emeritus Professore



Emeritus ProfessorProf BillNassonbnasson@sun.ac.zahttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/arts/history/Documents/CVs/Nasson_CV.doc, Profiel
Emeritus ProfessorProf AlbertGrundlinghamgrund@sun.ac.zahttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/arts/history/Documents/CVs/Grundlingh_CV.doc, Profiel

Gekies Publikasies


Prof Bill Nasson


Abraham Esau's War: A Black South African War in the Cape 1899-1902  (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1991) ISBN 0521 385121 pp.244, 

  • Reissued by Cambridge in PB (2002)

Education: From Poverty to Liberty, co-edited with John Samuel  (David Philip, Cape Town, 1991), ISBN 0 86486 154 0 pp.203

All, Here and Now: Black Politics in South Africa in the 1980s, principal co-author with T. Lodge et al. (Ford, New York, 1991 and David Philip, Cape Town, 1991) ISBN 0 86486 213 X pp.415

The South African War 1899-1902  (Arnold, London, 1999 and Oxford University Press, New York, 1999) ISBN 0 340 74154 6 pp.304

  • Dutch-language version, with additional chapter: Den Boerenoorlog 1899-1902  (Verloren, Hilversum, 1999), ISBN 90 6550 082 0 pp.301

Uyadela Wen'Osulapho: Black Participation in the Anglo-Boer War  (Ravan, Johannesburg, 1999), ISBN 0 86975 523 4 pp.58

Britannia's Empire: Making a British World  (Tempus, Stroud, 2004), ISBN 0 7524 2958 2 pp.254 

  • PB edition, with minor changes: Britannia's Empire: A Short History of the British Empire  (Tempus, Stroud, 2006) ISBN 0 7524 3808 5 pp.358
  • Das Britische Empire: Ein Weltreich unterm Union Jack  (Magnus-Verlag, Essen, 2007): German-language version, with new introduction ISBN 9783884004432 pp.270  

Springboks on the Somme: South Africa in the Great War 1914-18   (Penguin, Johannesburg, 2007; Penguin, Global, 2008) ISBN 978 0 143 02535 1 pp.257: new 2010 edition of 1999 The South African War


Book recognition: shortlist, Herskovits African Studies Book Prize (Abraham Esau's War 1992); Recommended Book, Library Society of New York  (Britannia's Empire, 2005); UCT Book Award Recipient (twice) 


Minor titles

People and Power, Book Two, co-authored with I. Phimister et al. (Academic, Harare, 1993), Zimbabwean GCE history textbook. ISBN 0949 229 190 pp.178


Book chapters

'Tommy Atkins in South Africa', in P. Warwick (ed.), The South African War 1899-1902 (Longman, London, 1980) ISBN 0 582 78526 X pp.123-38

'Perspectives on Education in South Africa', in S. Burman and P. Reynolds (eds.), Growing up in a Divided Society: The Contexts of Childhood in South Africa (Ravan, Johannesburg, 1986) ISBN 0 86975 306 1 pp.93-114 (reprinted Northwestern University Press, Chicago, 1990)

'She preferred living in a cave with Harry the snake-catcher: Towards an Oral History of Popular Leisure and Class Expression in District Six, Cape Town, c.1920s-1950s', in P. Bonner et al. (eds.), Holding Their Ground: Class, Locality  and Culture in 19th and 20th Century South Africa  (Ravan, Johannesburg, 1989) ISBN 0 86975 398 3 pp.285-309

'Opposition Politics and Ideology in the Western Cape', in G. Moss and I. Obery (eds.), South African Review Five  (Ravan, Johannesburg, 1989) ISBN 0869 75394 0 pp.91-105 (reprinted Hans Zell, Oxford, 1990)

'Education and Poverty', in Nasson and Samuel (eds.), Education: From Poverty to Liberty   (1991), pp.88-108

'Redefining Inequality: Education Reform and the State in Contemporary South Africa', in Nasson and Samuel (eds.), Education: From Poverty to Liberty  (1991), pp.48-78

'Modernization as Legitimation: Education and the State in the 1980s', in M.O. Nkomo (ed.), Pedagogy of Domination: Toward a Democratic Education in South Africa (Africa World Press, Trenton, NJ, 1992) ISBN 0 86543 153 1 pp.147-78

'Oral History and the Reconstruction of District Six', in S. Jeppie and C. Soudien (eds.), The Struggle for District Six  (Buchu, Cape Town, 1990) ISBN 0958 30573 0 pp.44-66

'Abraham Esau's War, 1899-1901: Martyrdom, Myth and Folk Memory in Calvinia, South Africa', in R. Samuel and P. Thompson (eds.), The Myths We Live By  (Routledge, London, 1990) ISBN 0 415 03490 6 pp.111-26

'Political Ideologies in the Western Cape', in Lodge and Nasson, All, Here and Now  (1991), pp.205-32

'The Unity Movement Tradition: Its Legacy in Historical Consciousness', in J. Brown et al. (eds.), History from South Africa: Alternative Visions and Practices  (Temple University Press, Philadelphia, 1991) ISBN 0 87722 845 5 pp.144-64 (chapter version of 1990 RHR  article)

'Bobbies to Boers: Police, People, and Social Control in Cape Town, 1880s -1950', in D.M. Anderson and D. Killingray (eds.), Policing the Empire: Government, Authority and Control, 1830-1940  (Manchester University Press, Manchester, 1991) ISBN 0 7190 3035 8 pp.236-54

'Le Zulu Blanc: South African Infantry in Flanders', in P.H. Liddle (ed.), Passchendaele in Perspective: The Third Battle of Ypres  (Leo Cooper, London, 1997) ISBN 0 85052 552 7 pp.292-305

'Armistice 1915 and 1918: The South African Experience', in P. Liddle and H. Cecil (eds.), At the Eleventh Hour: Reflections, Hopes and Anxieties at the Close of the Great War, 1918  (Leo Cooper, London, 1998) ISBN 85052 6094 pp.213-26

'Propertia', in H. Jaffe and A. Romagnoli (eds.), Politica Economia  (Jaca, Milano, 1998) ISBN 88 16 43920 3 pp.133-59

'Africans at War', in J. Gooch (ed.), The Boer War: Direction, Experience and Image (Frank Cass, London, 2000) ISBN 0 7146 5101 X pp.126-40

17. 'The South African War and Political Memory in South Africa', in T. Ashplant et al. (eds.), The Politics of War Memory and Commemoration  (Routledge, London, 2000) ISBN 0 415 24261 4 pp.111-28 (reprinted as Commemorating War, Rutgers University Press, 2004)

'South Africa', in H. Cecil, J. Bourne and P. Liddle (eds.), Lightning Strikes Twice: Personal and National Experience in the World Wars  (Harper Collins, London, 2001) ISBN 0 00711 6330 pp.243-57

'Black Communities in Natal and the Cape', in D. Omissi and A.S. Thompson (eds.), The Impact of the South African War, 1899-1902  (Macmillan Palgrave, London, 2002) ISBN 0 333 776992 pp.38-55

'The War One Hundred Years On', in G. Cuthbertson et al. (eds.), Writing a Wider War: Rethinking Race, Gender, and Identity in the South African War, 1899-1902  (Ohio University Press, Athens, 2002) ISBN 0 86486 607 0 pp.3-17

'Anglo-Boer War Commemoration in Post-Apartheid South Africa', in D. Walkowitz and L. Knauer (eds.), Memory and the Impact of Political Transformation in Public Space  (Duke University Press, Raleigh, NC, 2004) ISBN 0 8223 3377 5 pp.277-94 (chapter version of 2000 RHR  article)

'The Anglo-Boer War: Race, Conflict and Reconciliation', in A.W. Oliphant, P. Delius and L. Meltzer (eds.), Democracy X: Marking the Present/Re-Presenting the Past  (UNISA Press, Pretoria/Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2004) ISBN 1 86888 325 6 pp.56-62

'History: The Meaning and Role of History in Human Development', Theme 4.3 in The UNESCO Encyclopaedia of Life Support Systems  (UNESCO/EOLSS Publishers, Oxford, 2004), http://www.eolss.net 18pp.

'Spioenkop, 1900' and 'Paardeberg, 1900', in M. Rayner (ed.), Battlefields: The Arenas of War, 1805-1945  (New Holland, London, 2006) ISBN 1 84537 175 5 pp.83-98

'Cheap if not always cheerful: French West Africa in the World Wars in Black and White in Colour and Le Camp de Thiaroye, in V. Bickford-Smith and R. Mendelsohn (eds.), Black and White in Colour: African History on Film  (James Currey, Oxford, 2006) ISBN 1 84701 522 0 pp.148-68

'Contesting Racism in South Africa', in C. Fink, F. Hadler and T. Schramm (eds.), 1956: European and Global Perspectives  (Leipzig University Press, Leipzig, 2006) ISBN 3 937209 56 5 pp.215-32

'Civilians in the Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902', in J. Laband (ed.), Daily Lives of Civilians in Wartime Africa: From Slavery to Rwandan Genocide  (Greenwood, Westport, CT, 2007) ISBN 0 313 33540 0 pp.85-112

'The War for South Africa', in H. Giliomee and B. Mbenga (eds.), New History of South Africa (Tafelberg, Cape Town, 2007) ISBN 10 0 624 04359 2 pp.205-223 

29. 'Die Anglo-Boereoorlog (1899-1902)'  in Keerpunte in  die Geskiedenis  Boek 3: Migrasie, Grond en Minerale in die Wording van Suid-Afrika  (Tafelberg, Kaapstad, 2007) ISBN 10 0 624 044734 pp.61-75.   

'Blacks who backed the Boers: Republican Commando Auxiliaries in the Anglo-Boer or South African War, 1899-1902', in S.M. Miller (ed.), Soldiers and Settlers in Africa, 1850-1914  (Brill, Amsterdam, 2009)

'Piet on Peat: The Irish Romance of Afrikaner Anti-Imperialism', in R.J. Blyth and K. Jeffery (eds.), The British Empire and its Contested Pasts  (Irish Academic Press, Dublin, 2009)  ISBN 9780 716530169 pp.253 - 71

'John Buchan and the Creation of the Springbok Warrior', in K. Macdonald (ed.), Beyond the Thirty-Nine Steps: Reassessing John Buchan   (Chatto & Pickering, London, 2009)   

'Conquest', in J. Parker & R. Reid (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Modern African History  (Oxford University Press, Oxford) 


Books: guest foreword/introduction

Preface to Turning Points in History, Books 1-6 (STE, Pretoria, 2004) pp.8-10

Foreword to Every Step of the Way: The Journey to Freedom in South Africa  (HSRC Press, Cape Town, 2004) pp.vi-x (for Professor Kader Asmal, Minister of Education)

Preface to Turning Points in Human Rights, Books 1-4 (STE, Pretoria, 2007), pp.9-12


Articles and essays

'"These natives think this war to be their own": Reflections on Blacks in the Cape Colony during the South African War, 1899-1902', Collected Seminar Papers on the Societies of Southern Africa in the 19th and 20th Centuries, Vol.11 (Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London, 1981), pp.36-47

'"Doing down their masters": Africans, Boers and Treason in the Cape Colony during the South African War, 1899-1902', The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, 12, 1 (1983) pp.29-53

'Moving Lord Kitchener: Black Military Transport and Supply Work in the South African War, 1899-1902', The Journal of Southern African Studies, 11, 1 (1984) pp.25-51

'The Defence of Inequality: Schooling and the State, with particular reference to South Africa', The Journal of Education with Production, 2, 1 (1983) pp.49-72

Education and Poverty: Some Perspectives, SALDRU Policy Paper No.2 (University of Cape Town, 1983), pp.37

Bitter Harvest: Farm Schooling for Black South Africans, SALDRU Carnegie Paper No.97 (University of Cape Town, 1984), pp.36

'Education and Poverty in South Africa', Africa Insight, 14, 3 (1984), pp.22-33

'White farm schools: The Educational Cinderella', Matlhasedi Education Bulletin, 3, 2/3 (1984), pp.11-18

'Ambiguous Hope: Education and Poverty', Social Dynamics, 10, 1 (1984), pp.1-19

'Abraham Esau: A Calvinia Martyr in the Anglo-Boer War', Social Dynamics, 11, 1 (1985), pp.65-73

'With Smuts on Table Mountain: Oral History in Cape Town', Jagger Journal, 6 (1985/86), pp.36-43

'Cape Town Speaks: The Oral History Project', CABO, 4, 1 (1986), pp.29-33

'Bitter Harvest: Farm Schooling for Black South Africans', Perspectives in Education, 10, 1 (1988), pp.13-44 (revised version of 1984 SALDRU Paper)

'The Oral Historian and Historical Formation in Cape Town', Studies in the  History of Cape Town, Vol.6 (University of Cape Town, 1988) ISBN 07992 11516 pp.13-24

'Abraham Esau: Martyrdom, Myth and Folk Memory', African Affairs, 87, 347 (1988), pp.239-65

'Oral History: Western Cape Excerpts and Commentary', CABO, 4, 4 (1989) pp.4-8

'The Unity Movement: Its Legacy in Historical Consciousness', Radical History Review, 46/7 (1990), pp.189-211

'Americanism and the New World Order', Swords and Ploughshares, 5, 3 (1991), pp.8-13

Remaking Apartheid Education, IIE Working Papers (New York, 1992), pp.31-49

'Messing with Coloured People: The 1918 Police Strike in Cape Town, South Africa', The Journal of African History, 33, 2 (1992), pp.301-19

'The Great War and South African Historiography', La Grande Guerre: Pays, Histoire, Memoire, 6 (1993), pp.9-18

'A Great Divide: South African Responses to the Great War, 1914-1918', War and Society, 12, 1 (1994), pp.47-64

'The Priest, the Chapel and the Repentant Landowner: Abraham Esau Revisited', African Affairs, 93, 387 (1994), pp.3-20

'War Opinion in South Africa, 1914', The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, 23, 2 (1995), 248-78

'Springboks et Autriches: les reactions Sud-Africaines au declenchement de la Guerre', Guerres Mondiales et Conflits Contemporains, 179 (1995), pp.61-81

'The Western Cape and the South African War, 1899-1902', CABO, 10, 1 (1995), pp.21-27.

'A Springbok on the Somme: Joe Samuels, a South African Veteran of the Great War', Oral History, 25, 2 (1997), pp.31-38

'Commemorating the Anglo-Boer War in Post-Apartheid South Africa', Radical History Review, 47 (2000), pp.149-65

'John Buchan's South African Visions', The John Buchan Journal, 26 (2002), pp.29-35

'Waging Total War in South Africa', The Journal of Military History, 66, 3 (2002), pp.813-28

'John Buchan, the Great War, and Springbok Achievement', The John Buchan Journal, 28 (2003), pp.14-24

Cape not Cairo', History Workshop Journal, 55 (2003), pp.191-98

'Why they Fought: Black Cape Colonists and Imperial Wars, 1899-1918', The International Journal of African Historical Studies, 37, 1 (2004), pp.55-70

'Delville Wood and South African Great War Commemoration', The English Historical Review, 119, 480 (2004), pp.55-88

'The Deal (2007): Gladstone, Disraeli and a South African Historian in the Court of King Hollywood', The Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, 29 (2009) 

'A Springbok of British Skies: A.G. "Sailor" Malan', Kronos: Journal of South African Histories, 35 (2009) 


Prof Albert Grundlingh


Die "Hendsoppers" en "Joiners": die rasionaal en verskynsel van verraad. HAUM, Pretoria, 1979. Protea Boekhuis, Pretoria, 1999. 379 pp. 

Fighting their own war: South African blacks and the First World War. Ravan Press, Johannesburg, 1987. 201 pp.

Beyond the tryline: Rugby and South African society. Ravan Press, Johannesburg, 1995. 150 pp (Mede-outeur).

Writing a wider war: rethinking gender, race and identity in the South African War,1899-1902. Ohio University Press, Athens, 2003. 345 pp (Mede-redakteur).

The Dynamics of treason: Boer collaboration in the South African War of 1899-1902. Protea Book house, Pretoria, 2006. 532 pp.

Van Volksmoeder tot fokofpolisiekar: Kritiese opstelle oor Afrikaanse herinneringsplekke. Sun Media, Stellenbosch, 2008. 217 pp. (Mede-redakteur).


Akademiese artikels en bydraes in boeke

1973    "Die doelstellinge van geskiedenisonderrig op skool", Historia, September 1973.

1977    "Die stigting en ontwikkeling van Senekal", 1875-1899 in J. J. Oberholster (red.), Senekal, Bloemfontein, 1977.

1978    "New Perspectives on Britain's conduct of the Anglo-Boer War", Kleio, 1978.

1979    "Die Rebellie van 1914: 'n historiografiese verkenning", Kleio, 1979.

1980    "The collaborators in Boer society", in P. Warwick and S. B. Spies (eds.), The South African War, 1899-1902, Longman, 1980.

1982    "Sielkunde vir die historikus: praktiese moontlikheid of idealistiese wensdenkery?" Historia, Sept 1982.

1984    "George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty Four: Some reflections on its relevance to the study of history in South Africa", Kleio, 1984.

1985    "Black men in a white man's war: The impact of the First World War on South African blacks", War and Society, May 1985. (Australian Journal).

"Manufacturing history in current South African society", History News, 1985.

"Maurice Boucher: Colleague and Historian", Kleio, 1985. (Met GC Cuthbertson).

1986    "The prelude to the Anglo-Boer War", in S. B. Spies (ed.), New Illustrated History of South Africa, Cape Town, 1986.

"The 'Hendsoppers' and 'Joiners'", in ibid.

"Die funksie van gefabriseerde tradisie in die gebruik van Kleurlinge in militêre verband, 1912-1985", Kleio, 1986.

1987    "Sosiale geskiedenis en die dilemma in Afrikanergeskiedskrywing", Suid-Afrikaanse Historiese Joernaal, 10, 1987.

"The impact of the First World War on South African Blacks", in M. Page (ed.), Africa and the First World War, Macmillan, London, 1987.

1989    "From feverish festival to repetitive ritual? The changing fortunes of Great Trek mythology in an industrialising South Africa, 1938-1988" (met H. Sapire), South African Historical Journal, 22, 1989. (Ook in M. Trump et al African Studies Forum, Pretoria, 1991).

1990    "Politics, principles and problems of a profession: Afrikaner historians and their discipline, c1920-c1965", Perspectives in Education, 12, 1990.

"Oorlog en onrus: Vertolkings van resente Suid-Afrikaanse militêre geskiedenis", South African Historical Journal, 23, 1990.

"Die Afrikaner, die wit Afrikaan en die problematiek van 'n geskiedsbeeld" in M. Hofmeyer et al, Wit Afrikane?, Johannesburg, 1990.

1991    "Nation-building and history in South Africa: probing the pitfalls and prospects", in W. S. Vorster (ed.), Building a new nation, Pretoria, 1991.

"Protectors and friends of the people? The South African Constabulary in the Transvaal and Orange River Colony, 1900-1908", in D. M. Anderson and D. Killingray (eds.), Policing the Empire: Government, authority and control, 1830-1940, Manchester, 1991.

1992    "'God het ons arm mense die houtjies gegee': 'Poor white' woodcutters in the Southern Cape forest area, c 1900-1939", in R. Morrel (ed.), White but poor: essays on the history of poor whites in South Africa, 1880-1940, Pretoria, 1992.

"Some problematical issues in the restructuring of history education in South Africa", South African Historical Journal, 26, May 1992. (Met G. Cuthbertson.) (Ook in A.

Dickinson, P. Gordon, P. Lee and L. Slater (eds.), International Yearbook of History Education, London, 1995).

"Sosiale geskiedenis en Afrikaanse geskiedskrywing in 'n veranderende Suid-Afrika",  in H. C. Bredekamp (red.), Afrikaanse geskiedskrywing en letterkunde: Verlede, hede en toekoms, Bellville, 1992.

"Social history and Afrikaans historical writing in a changing South Africa: problems and prospects", University of London, Institute of Commonwealth Studies, Societies of Southern Africa in the 19th and 20th century, vol. 19, 1992.

"'War, wordsmiths and the 'volk': Afrikaans historical writing on the Anglo-Boer War of 1899-1902 and the war in Afrikaner nationalist consciousness, 1902-1990", in C. Reckwitz and E. Lehmann (eds.), Essays on Literature and History, Essen, 1992.

1993    "Afrikaner nationalism and white politics, 1934-1948"; "South Africa and the Second World War, 1939-1945"; "Segregation, black politics and trade unionism, 1934-1948" in B. J. Liebenberg and S. B. Spies (eds.), South Africa in the Twentieth century, Pretoria, 1993.

"Structures for sociologists: A historical perspective on associations for sociologists in South Africa, 1967-1991", in N. Romm and M. Sarakinsky (eds.), Social theory,

Johannesburg, 1993.

"Historical writing and the state archives in a changing South Africa", South African Archives Journal, 1993.                                                                      

1994    "In gesprek met Prof C. F. J. Muller", Kleio, 1994.

"Playing for power? Rugby, Afrikaner nationalism and masculinity in South Africa, c.1900-c.1970", International Journal of the History of Sport, December 1994. (Ook in J. Nauright and T. J. L. Chandler (eds.), Making men: Rugby and masculine identity, Frank Cass, London, 1996).

1995    "Politics and practicalities of history teaching in South Africa", in V. McKay (eds.), sociology of educating, Johannesburg, 1995. (Met G. Cuthbertson).

1996    "In the net of history': Burridge Spies and the representation of the past", Kleio, 1996. (met G. Cuthbertson).

"Probing the prophet: The psychology and politics of the Siener van Rensburg Phenomenon", South African Historical Journal, 34, 1996.

"Paul Kruger", in J. Carruthers (ed.), The Jameson Raid, Brenthurst Press, 1996.

1997    Transcending Transitions? The social history tradition of historical writing in South Africa in the 1990s. Inaugural lecture, Unisa Press, 1997.

"Publishing the past: Ravan Press and historical writing" in G. de Villiers (ed.), Ravan: Twenty Five Years: A commemorative volume of new writing, Ravan 1997.

1998    "From redemption to recidivism? Rugby and change in South Africa during the 1995 Rugby World Cup and its aftermath", Sporting Traditions: Australian Journal of Sport History, May 1998.

1999    "The King's Afrikaners? Enlistment and ethnic identity in the Union of South Africa's Defence Force during the Second World War, 1939-1945", Journal of African History, 42, 1999.

"The bitter legacy of the Boer War", History Today, November 1999.

2001    A cultural conundrum? Old monuments and new regimes: The Voortrekker monument as symbol of Afrikaner power in a post-apartheid South Africa", Radical History Review , Fall, 2001.

"Herhistorisering en herposisionering: Aspekte van geskiedsbeoefing in hedendaagse Suid Afrika", Historia, November 2001.

2002    "The war in 20th century Afrikaner consciousness" in D. Omissi en A. S. Thompson, The impact of the South African War, London, 2002.

"The National Women's Monument: The making and mutation of meaning in Afrikaner memory of the South African War", in A. Grundlingh, G. Cuthbertson and M-L. Suttie (eds.), Writing a wider war: Rethinking gender, race and identity in the South African War, Ohio Press, 2002.

2003    "'Gone to the dogs': The cultural politics of gambling – the rise and fall of British greyhound racing on the Witwatersrand, 1932- 1949", South African Historical Journal, 48, May 2003.

"'Commémoration, Commémorations, L'Instrumentalisation Politque de Commémoration du Centenaire de la Guerre Sud-Africaine de 1899- 1902, Politique Africaine, 12, June 2003.

"Some trends in South African academic history: Changing contexts and challenges", in S. Jeppie (ed.), Rethinking history , Cape Town, 2003.

2004    "Reframing remembrance: the politics of the centenary commemorations of the South African War of 1899-1902", Journal of Southern African Studies, 30, 2, June 2004.

"'Rocking the boat?' The Voëlvry music movement in South Africa: Anatomy of Afrikaans anti-apartheid protest in the eighties", International Journal of African

Historical Studies, 37, 3, 2004

2005    "The politics of popular pursuits and celebratory events in the construction of everyday Afrikaner nationalism", in S. Dubow and A. Jeeves (eds.), Worlds of possibility: South Africa in the 40s, Double Storey, Cape Town, 2005.

"Black men in a white man's war: The impact of the First World War on South African blacks", in M. Neiberg (ed.), The International Library of Essays on Military History: World War I, Ashgate Publishers, Hants, 2005.

2006    "History on the hill: Aspects of scholarship and scholarly life at the Unisa History Department, 1968-2000", Kleio: A journal of Historical Studies from Africa, 37, 2006.

"Revisting the 'old' South Africa: Excursions into South Africa's tourist history under apartheid, 1948 – 1990.", South African Historical Journal, 56 , 2006.

2007    "Die historiese in die hede: Dinamika van die De la Rey fenomeen in Afrikanerkringe, 2006-2007", New Contree, 53, May 2007.

2008    "Are we Afrikaners getting too rich? Cornucopia and change in Afrikanerdom in the 1960s", Journal of Historical Sociology, 21, 2008.

"Rands for rugby: Ramifications of the professionalisation of South African rugby, 1995-2007.", in G. Ryan, The Changing Face of Rugby. The Union Game and Professionalism since 1995, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle, 2008.

"Rugby", in A. M. Grundlingh and S. Huigen (eds.), Van Volksmoeder tot fokofpolisiekar: Kritiese opstelle oor Afrikaanse herinneringsplekke, Sun Media, Stellenbosch, 2008.