Ben Turok: an exiled democrat

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dc.description.abstract Struggle stalwart and self-styled 'organic intellectual' Benjamin 'Ben' Turok valued ethics above self-interest, and he also valued integrity and morality above blind loyalty. He endured banning, imprisonment and exile for his anti-apartheid activism, and he was not afraid to stand up to his own party as an ANC member of Parliament (MP). He worked hard to successfully avoid the 'hypocrisy and opportunism' that he believed were inherent in politics. en
dc.format.medium Print en
dc.publisher BestRed en
dc.subject POLITICS en
dc.subject TUROK en
dc.subject BEN en
dc.subject INTELLIGENTSIA en
dc.subject DEMOCRACY en
dc.title Ben Turok: an exiled democrat en
dc.type Chapter in Monograph en
dc.description.version Y en
dc.ProjectNumber N/A en
dc.BudgetYear 2020/21 en
dc.ResearchGroup Developmental, Capable and Ethical State en
dc.SourceTitle The fabric of dissent: public intellectuals in South Africa en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Reddy, V. en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Bohler-Muller, N. en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Houston, G. en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Schoeman, M. en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Thuynsma , H. en
dc.PlaceOfPublication Cape Town en
dc.ArchiveNumber 11751 en
dc.PageNumber 89-94 en
dc.outputnumber 10897 en
dc.bibliographictitle Bohler-Muller, N. (2020) Ben Turok: an exiled democrat. In: Reddy, V., Bohler-Muller, N., Houston, G., Schoeman, M. & Thuynsma , H. (eds).The fabric of dissent: public intellectuals in South Africa. Cape Town: BestRed. 89-94. en
dc.publicationyear 2020 en
dc.contributor.author1 Bohler-Muller, N. en

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