Articles by Author: Cara Stacey

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  1. The Meaning of Emotion in the White Afrikaans Language Group: A Componential Emotion Theory Approach

    The Meaning of Emotion in the White Afrikaans Language Group: A Componential Emotion Theory Approach

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study determined the meaning of emotion in a sample of white Afrikaans-speaking adults (n=120; males =32, females=88, age range =18–48+ years). Data were collected using the Meaning Grid (Scherer, 2005). The analysis examined the factor loadings of emotion words...
  2. Emotional Intelligence and Wellness Among Employees Working in the Nursing Environment

    Emotional Intelligence and Wellness Among Employees Working in the Nursing Environment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study's sought to establish the relationship of emotional intelligence, job characteristics and wellness within the nursing environment. A cross-sectional survey design was used. A random probability sample (N=511; females =96.70%; white =77.10%) was taken from hospitals in three South...
  3. Confirming the Factor Structure of the 41-Item Version of the Schutte Emotional Intelligence Scale

    Confirming the Factor Structure of the 41-Item Version of the Schutte Emotional Intelligence Scale

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The main aim of this study was to investigate the factor structure of the 41-item version of the Schutte Emotional Intelligence Scale within a South African nursing environment. An availability non-probability sample (N =290) of nurses from hospitals in the...
  4. The Psychometric Properties of an Emotional Intelligence Measure within Non-Professional Counsellors in South Africa

    The Psychometric Properties of an Emotional Intelligence Measure within Non-Professional Counsellors in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examined the psychometric properties of the Emotional Intelligence Scale (SEIS) (Schutte et al., 1998) in a sample of non-professional counsellors in South Africa. The counsellors (N = 172) were employed within various counselling services, rehabilitation services, and trauma...
  5. Writer identity while learning discipline-specific academic literacy in an additional language

    Writer identity while learning discipline-specific academic literacy in an additional language

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    Constructing an effective identity in academic writing is considered crucial in establishing a favourable reader-writer relationship; in eliciting a positive reader response to the text and even in developing a convincing argument (Hyland, 2004). But different expectations of authorial presence...
  6. Black Jack: Do company benefits and feelings have an impact on my happiness?

    Black Jack: Do company benefits and feelings have an impact on my happiness?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to determine whether casino employees’ benefits and their feelings about the company influence their experienced happiness. A total of 1 502 casino employees were surveyed (females = 57%; males = 43%). They completed a...
  7. Positive employment relations: A qualitative meta-synthesis of the evidence

    Positive employment relations: A qualitative meta-synthesis of the evidence

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study utilises a qualitative meta-synthesis approach to scope the evidence on qualities that define positive employment relations. The selection criteria included the identification of emerging themes, concepts and commonalities comprising positive employment relations throughout literature. Findings suggest that 21...
  8. The scope and levying of interest subject to the withholding tax in terms of sections 50A–50H of the Income Tax Act No. 58 of 1962

    The scope and levying of interest subject to the withholding tax in terms of sections 50A–50H of the Income Tax Act No. 58 of 1962

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    A withholding tax on interest is levied in terms of sections 50A to 50H of the Income Tax Act No. 58 of 1962 (as amended) and has been effective since 1 March 2015. In this study, certain areas of concern...