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Department of Jurisprudence

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'UP is a good example in the progress for positive change in South Africa' - 18/07/2014
From Department of Jurisprudence

This is according to Emeritus Justice Albie Sachs, who on 14 July launched his latest book, Albie Sachs and the Transformation in South Africa. UPís Department of Jurisprudence in the Faculty of Law, in collaboration with the uBuntu Project, were hosts to this book launch in the Musaion on the Hatfield Campus. The book has close ties with UP as it was co-written by two of our very own professors, Drucilla Cornell and Karin van Marle.

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Albie Sachs and transformation in South Africa - 04/06/2014
From Department of Jurisprudence

The Department of Jurisprudence in the Faculty of Law of the University of Pretoria, in collaboration with the Ubuntu Project, cordially invites you to a book launch of 'Albie Sachs and Transformation in South Africa' and a film screening of 'Soft Vengeance: Albie Sachs and the New South Africa'.

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