- Affiliation: University of Cape Town, South Africa
Thiven Reddy is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Political Studies, University of Cape Town.
Books by Thiven Reddy
Settler Colonialism and the Failures of Liberal Democracy
Two unmistakable features describe post-Apartheid politics. The first is the formal framework of liberal democracy, including regular elections, multiple political parties, and a range of progressive social rights. The second is the politics of the ‘extraordinary’, which include a political discourse that relies on threats and the use of violence, the crude re-racialization of numerous conflicts, and protests over various popular grievances. In this highly original work, Thiven… (more information)