Articles by Author: Bill Buenar Puplampu

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  1. Return to Africa to <em>Mine</em> an African Understanding of Employee Motivation <em>in</em> Africa: <em>Sankofa</em>

    Return to Africa to <em>Mine</em> an African Understanding of Employee Motivation <em>in</em> Africa: <em>Sankofa</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    Over the last 80 years commendable advances have been made in the field of employee motivation by scholars who have carried out research, developed theory and put forward tools for application. This paper argues that given the importance of work...
  2. THE BLANKET OF DARKNESS: PROBLEMS IN TRANSLATING FROM A BANTU LANGUAGE INTO ENGLISH

    THE BLANKET OF DARKNESS: PROBLEMS IN TRANSLATING FROM A BANTU LANGUAGE INTO ENGLISH

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    Working within the parameters of fidelity to the original text, and naturalness in the receptor language, an attempt is made to show how communicative adequacy can be achieved in the translation of a text from Tsonga to English. From the...
  3. How universal are children's verse rhythms?: Some Tsonga evidence

    How universal are children's verse rhythms?: Some Tsonga evidence

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    Among the features claimed to be universal in the rhythmical patterning of children's verse, are the four-beat verse line and the four verse line stanza. These claims are described and discussed within the context of African oral poetry in general...
  4. Rhythmical patterning of Tsonga children's traditional oral poetry

    Rhythmical patterning of Tsonga children's traditional oral poetry

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    The rhythmical nature of oral performance in Africa, for many genres, has often been noted. The process of transcribing a ‘simple’ genre like children's traditional poetry from a visual recording of performance, was described in a previous article. The design...
  5. The comparative function in Zulu

    The comparative function in Zulu

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    The relationship between language function and language structures is multi-faceted. This article seeks to explore the specific relationship between the function of comparison and the linguistic forms expressing this function in Zulu. Data drawn from the text of a modern...
  6. Tsonga literatures: past, present and future

    Tsonga literatures: past, present and future

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    In this paper, we aim firstly to make sense of the historical, social and political factors that have influenced the development of the literary texts of the languages of the Tsonga language group. Secondly, we will try to understand these...
  7. SHORT NOTES

    SHORT NOTES

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
  8. Estimates of specific toxicity in several <em>Pseudo-nitzschia</em> species from the Washington coast, based on culture and field studies

    Estimates of specific toxicity in several <em>Pseudo-nitzschia</em> species from the Washington coast, based on culture and field studies

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    To gain an understanding of the species of Pseudo-nitzschia that are the major toxin producers in the Pacific Northwest, representative isolates from the Ecology and Oceanography of Harmful Algal Blooms in the Pacific Northwest (ECOHAB-PNW) study site were grown as...