A Nation in Crisis: An Appeal for Morality (ePub) | Current Affairs & Issues
Schabir Shaik, Jackie Selebi, Tony Yengeni, ‘Oilgate’, Jacob Zuma, Judge Hlope and the JSC, ‘Travelgate’ – What has happened to morality in South Africa?
With this book, respected academic and community leader, Paulus Zulu, cuts right to the heart of our current malaise.
Drawing equally on Western concepts and on African traditional thought, he provides a searing indictment of the state of the nation, casting new light on corruption, incompetence and mismanagement.
This enlightening analysis makes for compelling reading.
"This eyewitness account of the difficult quest for freedom and dignity in South Africa could not be more timely. With great wisdom and humanity, Paulus Zulu analyzes the obstacles that have impeded his nation’s progress toward a more just society, and explains why moral renewal must be part of the path forward. A Nation in Crisis is an important book for friends of democracy and human rights everywhere."
- Mary Ann Glendon, Professor of Law, Harvard University
"As a consummate applied social scientist, Paulus Zulu adopts a reflective, profoundly thoughtful approach to tackling a crucial contemporary challenge: moral authority as sine qua non to credible leadership. An essential perspective to all concerned with South Africa’s leadership challenge.”
- Dr Reuel J Khoza, IODSA President and director of companies.