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Networks in the new democracy: internal migration and social networks in south africa holly e reed population studies and training center and department of sociology, brown university. Social anomie in south africa rapid modernization often produces major social change in society rapid social change enforces innumerable impacts on society and the individual in the process of modernization, societies absorb the changes that come with new and shed away the old ways. Major problems facing south africa today twitter as its name implies, south africa is a country located at the southern tip of africa in fact, the southernmost point of the african continent, cape agulhas (about 150 km east of the 'cape of good hope'). The south african policy approach to social cohesion in south africa, the current macro national development plan (ndp) 2030 (national planning presumably will lead to a state of anomie, crisis, and disorder, and where integration will play a.