Dr Tony Lemon

Emeritus Research Fellow, School of Geography and the Environment; Emeritus Fellow of Mansfield College


Dr Lemon's research interests include:

  • desegregation and resource allocation in post-apartheid education;
  • electoral geography and democratic consolidation in southern Africa;
  • Indian identities in South Africa;
  • Urban ethnic residential segregation / desegregation in South Africa; and
  • South African foreign policy, trade relations and regional integration; small states, especially Lesotho and Swaziland.


  • Southern Africa, especially elections, small states, regional integration
  • South Africa
  • The effects of apartheid on economy, society and politics
  • Post-apartheid reconstruction: opportunities and constraints, especially education and urban issues
  • The Indian minority in South Africa
  • Constitution-building in multi-ethnic societies