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Max Price

Max Price

    ​Grants and loans are the fee answer, says Max Price
    ​Grants and loans are the fee answer, says Max Price
    COMMENTIn an ideal world, if South Africa were a rich country with little inequality and was already providing sufficient state funding to...
    The State of the Violent Nation
    The State of the Violent Nation
    The gang rape and murder of Bredasdorp teenager Anene Booysen earlier this month once again emphasised the unacceptably violent nature of...
    Past sins revisited and corrected
    Past sins revisited and corrected
    The assumption underlying the demand in South Africa that a university's selection of applicants from privileged schools should be blind to race is...
    In defence of race-based policy
    In defence of race-based policy
    Universities' admissions policies have been making headlines again recently, especially regarding the use of race as an indicator of economic...
    No threat to African centre
    No threat to African centre
    David Macfarlane's report "UCT in war over 'bantu education'"...
    Research central to knowledge production and SA's development
    Research central to knowledge production and SA's development
    The University of Cape Town (UCT) aspires to be a globally competitive, research-led institution.
    Do university rankings matter?
    Do university rankings matter?
    Last week The Times Higher Education world university rankings were released, placing the University of Cape Town at number 107 in the...