Articles by Author: Patrick O Adebola

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  1. Genetic diversity of <em>Amaranthus</em> species in South Africa

    Genetic diversity of <em>Amaranthus</em> species in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Amaranthus species plays an important role in sustaining food security and alleviation of malnutrition in South Africa. A number of Amaranthus genotypes have been collected and conserved in the gene bank of the ARC–Roodeplaat Vegetable and Ornamental Plant Institute, South...
  2. Genetic variability in cowpea (<em>Vigna unguiculata</em> (L.) Walp.) genotypes

    Genetic variability in cowpea (<em>Vigna unguiculata</em> (L.) Walp.) genotypes

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Information on genetic variability among the existing cowpea genotypes will increase the efficiency of the cowpea improvement. Field experiments were conducted at the Agricultural Research Council–Roodeplaat Vegetable and Ornamental Plant Institute in South Africa, in 2011 and 2012, to estimate...
  3. Preliminary evaluation of seed and germination traits in cowpea (<em>Vigna unguiculata</em>) genotypes

    Preliminary evaluation of seed and germination traits in cowpea (<em>Vigna unguiculata</em>) genotypes

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Cowpea is a valuable crop for subsistence farmers in South Africa. Seed quantitative traits and germination parameters are important for good establishment of the crop, therefore the variation for these traits were determined for 44 cowpea genotypes. A field experiment...
  4. Jul'hoan orthography in practice

    Jul'hoan orthography in practice

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    This article is an exposition of a new Jul'hoan orthography which has been taught to Jul'hoansi in Bushmanland, Namibia, and which has been found suitable for practical writing and reading. The inadequacies of the two previous ‘official’ and as yet,...
  5. BIOLOGY OF THE TRISTAN THRUSH <em>NESOCICHLA EREMITA</em>

    BIOLOGY OF THE TRISTAN THRUSH <em>NESOCICHLA EREMITA</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    M.W. Fraser, P.G. Ryan, W.R.J. Dean, D.J. Briggs, & C.L. Moloney 1994. The biology of the Tristan Thrush Nesocichla eremita. Ostrich 65:14-25.
  6. The Ideal of African Scholarship and its Implications for Introductory Philosophy: the Example of Placide Tempels

    The Ideal of African Scholarship and its Implications for Introductory Philosophy: the Example of Placide Tempels

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Thinking of an academic discipline in terms of a ‘social practice’ (MacIntyre) helps in formulating what the ideal captured in the slogan ‘African scholarship’ can contribute to the discipline. For every practice is threatened by the attractiveness of goods external...
  7. Creating mutual identification and solidarity in highly diversified societies. The importance of identification by shared participation

    Creating mutual identification and solidarity in highly diversified societies. The importance of identification by shared participation

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Like the liberal nationalists, we insist that a sense of belonging together is necessary for the practice of an egalitarian democracy. Therefore, we can take a shared national identity as one of the building blocks of the welfare state. However,...