Articles by Author: Elizabeth Bothma

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  1. Coping self-efficacy and psychosocial well-being of marginalised South African youth

    Coping self-efficacy and psychosocial well-being of marginalised South African youth

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to investigate coping self-efficacy and aspects of psychosocial well-being amongst youth from marginalised backgrounds. A total of 794 black South African marginalised youth (males = 54%, females = 46%, age range between 18 and...
  2. Short‐term burning treatments and ecological interactions in the herb layer of false thornveld of the eastern province

    Short‐term burning treatments and ecological interactions in the herb layer of false thornveld of the eastern province

    The effects of five years of controlled burning on total floristic composition and on some important species were investigated.
  3. Names of Southern African grasses: Name changes and additional species reported since 1955

    Names of Southern African grasses: Name changes and additional species reported since 1955

    In the twenty‐five years since Chippindall's ‘Guide to the Identification of Grasses’ in Meredith The Grasses and Pastures of South Africa (1955), which covered about 910 species and subspecific taxa, there have been 227 name changes and 1791 additional species...
  4. Book Reviews

    Book Reviews

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
  5. REVIEWS

    REVIEWS

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Linguistics
  6. Physical and chemical properties associated with food quality in sorghum

    Physical and chemical properties associated with food quality in sorghum

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Samples of 13 genetically diverse sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] accessions were analysed for physical properties and chemical composition. The food (injera) quality and the phenolic (condensed tannins) content of six sorghum samples were also determined. The accessions showed a...
  7. Requests as speech acts in Zulu

    Requests as speech acts in Zulu

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    In this article I attempt a tentative analysis of requests in Zulu against the background of speech act theory and politeness theory. Data collected by means of discourse completion tests were analysed using the CCSARP methodology and were found to...
  8. Towards a model for the study of politeness in Zulu

    Towards a model for the study of politeness in Zulu

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    In this article I present a tentative model for the study of politeness in Zulu against the background of politeness theory. I argue that such a model may not solely reflect verbal means of expressing politeness, but must further draw...