Articles by Author: Adam Huber

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  1. Mindfulness for adolescent chronic pain: a pilot feasibility study

    Mindfulness for adolescent chronic pain: a pilot feasibility study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: Chronic pain is common in paediatric populations and many patients do not respond to the currently available evidence-based treatments. Mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) have a growing evidence-base in adults, but evidence is limited in youth with chronic pain.
  2. Estimation of thrips (<em>Fulmekiola serrata</em> Kobus) density in sugarcane using leaf-level hyperspectral data

    Estimation of thrips (<em>Fulmekiola serrata</em> Kobus) density in sugarcane using leaf-level hyperspectral data

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    The aim of this study was to investigate the potential use of leaf-level hyperspectral data to predict the density of sugarcane thrips Fulmekiola serrata (Kobus). A hand-held spectroradiometer was used to make the spectral measurements on spindle leaves of 4-...
  3. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
  4. CANONICAL FORMS FOR PARTICLE LAGRANGIANS OF THE LINEAR SECOND-ORDER EQUATION

    CANONICAL FORMS FOR PARTICLE LAGRANGIANS OF THE LINEAR SECOND-ORDER EQUATION

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Quaestiones Mathematicae
    A particle Lagrangian of a linear scalar second-order ordinary differential equation can admit maximally one of 1,2,3 or 5 Noether point symmetries. Moreover, canonical forms of particle Lagrangians of the linear equation are presented according to the number (and algebra)...
  5. Vaccine preparedness: lessons from Lyantonde, Uganda

    Vaccine preparedness: lessons from Lyantonde, Uganda

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    To explore how to better educate rural Africans about preventive HIV/AIDS vaccine trials, 15 semi-structured, open-ended interviews were conducted with villagers in Lyantonde, Rakai District, Uganda. This study reports on the findings by focusing on the attitudes, knowledge and questions...
  6. Clinics and home-based care organisations: an interface between theformal and informal health sectors

    Clinics and home-based care organisations: an interface between theformal and informal health sectors

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The article outlines the findings of a study designed to explore the working relationship between home-based caregivers and clinic nurses at locations in two informal settlements in Johannesburg, South Africa. By considering the views and experiences of both sponsored and...
  7. Avian fossils from the Early Miocene Moghra Formation of Egypt

    Avian fossils from the Early Miocene Moghra Formation of Egypt

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Avian remains from the Early Miocene (∼17 Ma) Moghra Formation of Egypt include new records of ‘waterbirds’ (storks, herons, pelicans and allies) and a ratite. Only a single avian fossil has been previously reported from Wadi Moghra and, thus, additional...
  8. Redemption to a kwaito beat: Gavin Hood's <em>Tsotsi</em>

    Redemption to a kwaito beat: Gavin Hood's <em>Tsotsi</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Musical Arts in Africa
    The authors provide an analysis of the film Tsotsi, with a specific focus on the musical score comprising both pre-recorded popular music (mainly the kwaito of Zola) and more conventional orchestral and choral components. We argue that the film is...
  9. Thick Concepts, Non-Cognitivism, and Wittgenstein’s Rule-Following Considerations

    Thick Concepts, Non-Cognitivism, and Wittgenstein’s Rule-Following Considerations

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Non-cognitivists claim that thick concepts can be disentangled into distinct descriptive and evaluative components and that since thick concepts have descriptive shape they can be mastered independently of evaluation. In Non-Cognitivism and Rule-Following, John McDowell uses Wittgenstein’s rule-following considerations to...
  10. A brief survey of the birds in Kumbira Forest, Gabela, Angola

    A brief survey of the birds in Kumbira Forest, Gabela, Angola

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    In January 2004 we conducted a rapid assessment of the avifauna of the Kumbira Forest, situated in the Gabela Important Bird Area (IBA) of the Angolan Escarpment. We recorded 112 species in the Kumbira Forest, four of them globally threatened,...