Articles by Author: Andrew J Bladon

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  1. Varied diet and opportunistic foraging in the Ethiopian Bush-crow <em>Zavattariornis stresemanni</em>, an Endangered generalist

    Varied diet and opportunistic foraging in the Ethiopian Bush-crow <em>Zavattariornis stresemanni</em>, an Endangered generalist

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    The Ethiopian Bush-crow Zavattariornis stresemanni is an endangered, co-operatively breeding southern Ethiopian endemic with a remarkably restricted range (c. 6 000 km2). The species’ range was recently found to be almost perfectly predicted by an envelope of cooler, drier and...
  2. An outline of Zulu phrase structure

    An outline of Zulu phrase structure

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    This article is an introduction to the X′-component of Government and Binding Theory, as applied to Zulu. In the first part of the article the general principles of X′-theory are outlined, and in the second part it is shown how...
  3. Problems in implementing improved range management on common lands in Africa: An Australian perspective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    Rangeland/livestock development in Africa is reviewed and lessons learnt from successes and failures are noted. Pastoral communities have developed risk aversion strategies to survive in the harsh environment and fragile ecology of rangeland areas. With advances in infrastructure (transport, water...
  4. Resource Ecology: Spatial and Temporal Dynamics of Foraging

    Resource Ecology: Spatial and Temporal Dynamics of Foraging

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    2008, Springer, PO Box 17, 3300 AA Dordrecht, The Netherlands
  5. In Defence of the Zulu Adjective

    In Defence of the Zulu Adjective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    It has been claimed that the traditional Zulu ‘adjectives’ and ‘relative stems’ would be more appropriately called ‘qualificative noun[s]’ (Posthumus, 2000). Yet the synchronic syntactic behaviour of ‘adjectives’ is identical to that bf ‘relative stems’, but different from that of...
  6. Zulu noun affixes: a generative account

    Zulu noun affixes: a generative account

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    Although Zulu morphology has been extensively described, there have been very few generative studies of it. The aim of this article is to provide a generative account of the productive Zulu noun affixes (that is, affixes which attach to nouns,...
  7. Language and commitment in Anglophone Cameroonian poetry: The poetic vision of three Anglophone Cameroonian poets

    Language and commitment in Anglophone Cameroonian poetry: The poetic vision of three Anglophone Cameroonian poets

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    This paper sets out to examine the relevance of language in both early and recent Anglophone Cameroonian poets. The argument of this article is built around the premise that Fonlon, Alembong and Besong are involved with what has become known...
  8. Is <em>f</em>
               <sub>0.1</sub> an appropriate harvesting strategy for the Cape hakes?

    Is <em>f</em> <sub>0.1</sub> an appropriate harvesting strategy for the Cape hakes?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Marine Science
    Time-series of catch per unit effort (CPUE) for the Cape hake stocks demarcated by ICSEAF in the Benguela region show steady declines until the late 1970s, followed by slowly increasing trends once catch levels were reduced. Analysis of these data...