Articles by Author: Alicia Neva Weber

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  1. The ‘new’ bricks-and-mortar store: An evaluation of website quality of online grocery retailers in BRICS countries

    The ‘new’ bricks-and-mortar store: An evaluation of website quality of online grocery retailers in BRICS countries

    Background: Online grocery retailing holds potentially fruitful outcomes for retailers and consumers. However, both retailers and consumers have been slow to adopt and participate in this form of grocery retailing, especially in countries with emerging economies such as those in...
  2. Social marketing as a means of raising community awareness of an HIV voluntary counselling and testing site in Soweto, South Africa

    Social marketing as a means of raising community awareness of an HIV voluntary counselling and testing site in Soweto, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    In order for HIV voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) to be successful, the approval of and attendance at the VCT centre by the community it serves is necessary. To this end, the Township AIDS Project (TAP), which has VCT sites...
  3. On Paraconsistent Ethics

    On Paraconsistent Ethics

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Advances in modern logic allow us to admit that some ethical dilemmas are veridical contradictions. First, I offer two examples of such paradoxes and discuss their general form. Then the notion of paraconsistency is introduced to provide a coherent understanding...
  4. Exploring risk and protective mechanisms associated with HIV infection among adolescents in South Africa

    Exploring risk and protective mechanisms associated with HIV infection among adolescents in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored South African adolescents’ perceived risk and protection for HIV infection. Adolescents (N=28) with a mean age of 14.6 years receiving mental health care participated in Focus Group Discussions (FGDs) to engage in an in-depth exploration of their...
  5. Identifying community risk factors for HIV among South African adolescents with mental health problems: A qualitative study of parental perceptions

    Identifying community risk factors for HIV among South African adolescents with mental health problems: A qualitative study of parental perceptions

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    High risk sexual behaviour, alcohol and drug use, and mental health problems combine to yield high levels of HIV-risk behaviour among adolescents with mental health problems. In South Africa, little research has been conducted on parental perspectives of HIV-risk among...
  6. Seed removal by ants, birds and rodents in a woodland savanna habitat in Zimbabwe

    Seed removal by ants, birds and rodents in a woodland savanna habitat in Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Zoology
    Seed removal from bait stations was studied in miombo habitat in western Zimbabwe. Previous studies of seed predation in southern Africa have largely been conducted in desert ecosystems. However, this woodland-savanna habitat is more mesic and has relatively predictable rainfall...
  7. Seed removal by ants, birds and rodents in a woodland savanna habitat in Zimbabwe

    Seed removal by ants, birds and rodents in a woodland savanna habitat in Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Zoology
    Seed removal from bait stations was studied in miombo habitat in western Zimbabwe. Previous studies of seed predation in southern Africa have largely been conducted in desert ecosystems. However, this woodland-savanna habitat is more mesic and has relatively predictable rainfall...
  8. The role of monitoring and evaluation in six South African reading programmes

    The role of monitoring and evaluation in six South African reading programmes

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    In this article we focus on six reading programmes and ask: Do these programmes work insofar as they improve the reading ability of programme participants? We apply programme evaluation methods and content to these programmes to answer this question. Specifically,...
  9. Occurrence and ecological aspects of the two-fingered skink <em>Chalcides mauritanicus</em> in the Chafarinas Islands in North Africa

    Occurrence and ecological aspects of the two-fingered skink <em>Chalcides mauritanicus</em> in the Chafarinas Islands in North Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Herpetology
    The two-fingered skink, Chalcides mauritanicus, is a fossorial species from North Africa, where it has only been found at a few localities on sandy sea shores. Virtually nothing is known about its ecology. For the first time, we report the...
  10. Taking up the slack: The duties of source state citizens in the brain drain crisis<xref ref-type="fn" rid="F0001"/>

    Taking up the slack: The duties of source state citizens in the brain drain crisis<xref ref-type="fn" rid="F0001"/>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    This paper proposes two shifts in our approach to the brain drain crisis. First, it argues for a collective view. Since the moral wrong of the brain drain is inherently collective, we can best understand our consequent duties through a...