n Journal for Contemporary History - Some unresolved military ethical dilemmas at the turn of the century : an introspective look at South Africa's recent military history

Volume 27, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 0258-2422
  • E-ISSN: 2415-0509



The history of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) in the postapartheid era has been dominated to a large extent by the process of transformation. As a result, many of the activities of the Department of Defence towards the end of the last century revolved round the respective phases of the transformation process, described as integration, demobilisation and rationalisation.

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