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Op. , p. 85. See Richard Moorsom, Colonisation and Proletarianisation, op. , p. 28 ff. , p. 35; SWAPO, 'Namibia: People's Resistance, 1670-1970', in Race & Class 22 (1980), p. 26. S. Economic Power and Political Influence in Namibia, 1700-1982 (Boulder: Westview Press, 1982), pp. 1-8. Cooper analyses AmericanNamibian relations with 1700 as the starting point. Although this date may seem surprising, his summarised report on whalers from New England and, later on, American vessels loading guano are convincing for the establishment of this date.

1 While it is difficult to get actual figures of the total extent of Canadian investment in Namibia, a similar pattern emerges as the above: foreign-controlled investment through Canadian-based subsidiaries plays a dominant role in Canada's presence in Namibia. This does not mean that Canada is somehow less culpable than countries like Britain and the US which have a much greater percentage of British and Americancontrolled TNCs with investments in Namibia, investments which have high earnings for the TNCs, as well as support - through taxes among other things - for South Africa's continued illegal occupation of that country.

34. See the illustrative description by Heinrich Loth, 'Kolonialismus und Antikolonialismus: Aspekte der Geschichte des Sudlichen Afrika aus der Sicht deutscher Quellen', in Asien, Afrika, Lateinamerika, 8( 1980)4, pp. 713-25; Richard Moorsom, 'Migrant Workers and the Formation of SWANLA 1900-1926', South African Labour Bulletin, 4(1978)1-2, pp. 107-15. 1 Canadian Transnational Corporations in Namibia: an Economic and Political Overview Susan Rudich Actual Canadian investment in Namibia is small when compared to that of other countries like Britain, the US or South Mrica.

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