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Ellen Hellmann (August 25, 1908 in Johannesburg - November 1982 in Johannesburg) was a South African anthropologist.


She graduated from University of Witwatersrand in 1940. She was a member of the Joint Council of Europeans and Bantu and South African Institute of Race Relations. She provided evidence to the Tomlinson Committee and the Cillie Committee.


  • Problems of Urban Bantu Youth 1940
  • Rooiyard: A Sociological Survey of an Urban African Slum. Johannesburg: 1948. Reprinted 1969
  • editor. Handbook on Race Relations in South Africa. Johannesburg: 1949. Reprinted 1969
  • Sellgoods: A Sociological Survey of an African Commercial Labor Force. Johannesburg: 1953
  • Soweto: Johannesburg’s African City. Johannesburg: 1969
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