Articles by Author: Deon Meiring

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  1. Validating Measures of Psychological Well-being by Contrasting Samples Employed in Hazardous and Less Hazardous Work

    Validating Measures of Psychological Well-being by Contrasting Samples Employed in Hazardous and Less Hazardous Work

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study investigated whether differences between contrasting groups reflect significant differences in psychological well-being scores. Membership of hazardous vs. less hazardous occupations in the same profession served as proxy measures of well-being. Antonovsky's Sense of Coherence (SOC), Block & Kremen's...
  2. 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...
  3. The factor structure of the Social Axioms Survey II (SASII) in the South African context

    The factor structure of the Social Axioms Survey II (SASII) in the South African context

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The objective of this study was to validate the new Social Axioms Survey II (SASII). The study sample comprised university students (n = 793) as well as their family members and friends (n = 645). Confirmatory factor analysis (CFA) following...
  4. Semantiese velde as kategorieë in plekname

    Semantiese velde as kategorieë in plekname

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Linguistics
    Naamgewing is een van die inherente kenmerke van die mens in sy behoefte om die wêreld waarin hy woon te identifiseer en te orden. Toponieme as proposisies wat sê wat en hoe die mens die wêreld sien en ervaar, kan...
  5. Business is not just war. Transferring the principle of double effect from war to business

    Business is not just war. Transferring the principle of double effect from war to business

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    In this article the validity of transferring the Principle of Double Effect from the just war tradition to the domain of business is critically reviewed. If a case can be build for sufficient analogies between war and business, the principle...
  6. Lumbar puncture for the generalist

    Lumbar puncture for the generalist

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    The safe and successful performance of a lumbar puncture demands a working and yet specific knowledge as well as competency in performance. This review aims to aid understanding of the knowledge framework, the pitfalls and complications of lumbar puncture. It...