PhD candidate in Social Philosophy, University of the Free State
I am a comparative criminologist (from a trans-disciplinary philosophical perspective) with research interests in recidivism and desistance (important issues in contemporary criminology), public policy analysis and the management of cross-cultural learning. All these concerns are geared up to collectively advance the project of the caring society.
More than two decades ago the South African government put in place a policy designed to redress racial imbalances in the countrys economy. But, as I suggest in a recent paper, the policy known as broad-based black...