The South

Logan Sparks / Mika Blanco \ Ty Manning

VOCAB

Indigenous (native to a region) - the Boers, who believed white superiority was ordained by God


Zulu - (people) The boers had frequently battled the indigenous


Rhodesia - a territory north of the Transvaal


Union Of South Africa - in 1910, the British created and independent which combined the old Cape Colony and the Boer republics.


Afrikaner -the boers, as the descendants of the original Dutch settlers

Property Law

South African property law regulates the "rights of people in or over certain objects or things." It is concerned, in other words, with a person's ability to undertake certain actions with certain kinds of objects in accordance with South African law.

Company Law

South African company law is that body of rules which regulates corporations formed under the Companies Act. A company is a business organisation which earns income by the production or sale of goods or services.

Constitutional Law

South African constitutional law is the area of South African law relating to the interpretation and application of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa by the country's courts. All laws of South Africa must conform with the Constitution; any laws inconsistent with the Constitution have no force or effect.

Criminal Law

South African criminal law is the body of national law relating to crime in South Africa. In the definition of Van der Walt et al, a crime is "conduct which common or statute law prohibits and expressly or impliedly subjects to punishment remissible by the state alone and which the offender cannot avoid by his own act once he has been convicted."
British Imperialism in South Africa
Imperialism in South Africa

Questions

Why was territory named Rhodesia?


Who was in the Boer War?


When did Britsh created an independent Union of South Africa?