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  1. Suicide behaviour among Guyanese orphans: identification of suicide risk and protective factors in a low- to middle-income country

    Suicide behaviour among Guyanese orphans: identification of suicide risk and protective factors in a low- to middle-income country

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: Suicide is the leading cause of death among youth in Guyana, a low- and middle-income country (LMIC), which globally ranks first in female adolescent suicides over the last decade. Worldwide, Guyana has experienced the largest increase in youth suicide,...
  2. Disaggregation of land types using terrain analysis, expert knowledge and GIS methods

    Disaggregation of land types using terrain analysis, expert knowledge and GIS methods

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Soil maps’ value is increasingly recognised for enabling the optimal management of ecosystems. Digital soil mapping (DSM) can overcome the cost constraints of traditional mapping methods, but requires local area-specific research. As South Africa is blessed with the land type...
  3. Linguistic innovation during a national crisis: An analysis of selected Shona metaphors created during the Zimbabwe crisis

    Linguistic innovation during a national crisis: An analysis of selected Shona metaphors created during the Zimbabwe crisis

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    This article discusses the nature of metaphors that were created by Shona speakers in order to capture various aspects of the Zimbabwean political and socio-economic crisis. The data for this study were collected from August to December of 2008 and...
  4. BREEDING HABITS AND NESTING SUCCESS OF THE REDCHEEKED CORDON BLEU

    BREEDING HABITS AND NESTING SUCCESS OF THE REDCHEEKED CORDON BLEU

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Hamed, D. M. & Evans, S. M. 1983. Breeding habits and nesting success of the Redcheeked Cordon-bleu Ostrich 54:41-49.
  5. COMPARISON OF COMMUNICATION AND SIGNALLING PATTERNS OF WHITEBROWED SPARROWWEAVERS AND OTHER GREGARIOUS PLOCEID WEAVERS

    COMPARISON OF COMMUNICATION AND SIGNALLING PATTERNS OF WHITEBROWED SPARROWWEAVERS AND OTHER GREGARIOUS PLOCEID WEAVERS

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Ferguson, J. W. H. 1988. Comparison of communication and signalling patterns of Whitebrowed Sparrowweavers and other gregarious ploceid weavers. Ostrich 59: 54–62.
  6. The categorlal status of the possessive in zulu – a new perspective

    The categorlal status of the possessive in zulu – a new perspective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Linguistics
    Die doel van hierdie artikel is eerstens om die geldigheid van die tradisionele kategoriale status van die possessief in Zulu te ondersoek en te bevraagteken, en tweedens om 'n algehele nuwe perspektief op die konseptualisering van besit aan te bied...
  7. Hazardous Alcohol Use among Persons Living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

    Hazardous Alcohol Use among Persons Living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study assessed the prevalence of hazardous alcohol use among people living with HIV (PLHIV) and its correlates with socio-economic characteristics, disease variables and ART adherence in South Africa. The sample included 607 PLHIV (males =475, females =132; age range...