oa Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology - Shebeens (taverns) in black metropolitan areas with special reference to Umlazi and KwaMashu: an exploratory study
|Article Title||Shebeens (taverns) in black metropolitan areas with special reference to Umlazi and KwaMashu: an exploratory study|
|© Publisher:||Criminological and Victimological Society of Southern Africa (CRIMSA)|
|Journal||Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology|
|Affiliations||1 Centre for Criminological Research, Institute for Sociological and Demographic Research, Human Sciences Research Council|
|Publication Date||Jan 1990|
|Pages||32 - 40|
|Keyword(s)||Criminals converge, Dangerous concoctions, Illegal trade, Informal interviews, Legalisation, Liquor industry, Methodology, Origin of shebeens, Slum quarters and Social problems|
It is almost thirty years now since prohibition on the sale of so-called 'white' liquor to blacks was lifted. Since that time (in August 1962) it was hoped that the illicit shebeener would disappear, but the battle between shebeeners and the authorities has never ceased. Shebeens continue to thrive.
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