Mining and community in South Africa: From small town to iron town Edited by: Lochner Marais, Philippe Burger and Deidre van Rooyen
Mining has dominated the development in South Africa for over a century. Although the South African economy is no longer dependent on the mining industry, this book clearly indicates that the mining industry still plays (and will continue to play) an important role in the social and economic fabric of the country.
Copyright: Copyright is transferred to the author(s) when an article is accepted for publication.
Publishing rights: When an author/s publish an article in Town and Regional Planning, the author/s enter into a non-exclusive publishing agreement. This means that author/s may upload a second copy to institutional repositories.
All articles are published under a Creative Commons Attribution Licence (CC BY 4.0); readers are welcome to reproduce, share and adapt the content without permission provided the source is attributed.
Disclaimer: Views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author(s). Publication thereof does not indicate that the Editorial Staff or the University of the Free State accept responsibility for it.