Articles by Author: Phillip C Hongwane

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  1. Growth and dynamic modulus of elasticity of <em>Pinus patula</em> × <em>Pinus tecunumanii</em> hybrids in Mpumalanga, South Africa

    Growth and dynamic modulus of elasticity of <em>Pinus patula</em> × <em>Pinus tecunumanii</em> hybrids in Mpumalanga, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    Field establishment of South Africa’s most important commercial pine species, Pinus patula, is severely hampered by the pitch canker fungus, Fusarium circinatum. Importantly, hybrids between P. patula and other pine species tolerant to the pitch canker fungus, such as P...
  2. Lemmatiese en nielemmatiese adressering in Afrikaanse vertalende woordeboeke

    Lemmatiese en nielemmatiese adressering in Afrikaanse vertalende woordeboeke

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Linguistics
    Vertalende handwoordeboeke is gerig op 'n oordrag van linguistiese inligting. Die bewerking wat in die artikels van hierdie woordeboeke aangebied word, het meestal die lemma in bestek. Dit staan bekend as 'n prosedure van lemmatiese adressering. Inligting kan ook ander...
  3. Short Notes

    Short Notes

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
  4. IMPROVING CHILD AND ADOLESCENT HEALTH THROUGH SCHOOLS: LEARNING FROM AUSTRALIA

    IMPROVING CHILD AND ADOLESCENT HEALTH THROUGH SCHOOLS: LEARNING FROM AUSTRALIA

    Child and adolescent health is a serious concern in South Africa With a growing population of young people with unacceptable levels of mortality, morbidity and risk-taking behaviour, schools should be utilised to address certain health issues.
  5. Evaluation of HIV/AIDS prevention intervention messages on a rural sam- ple of South African youth's knowledge, attitudes, beliefs and behaviours over a period of 15 months

    Evaluation of HIV/AIDS prevention intervention messages on a rural sam- ple of South African youth's knowledge, attitudes, beliefs and behaviours over a period of 15 months

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    The aim of this study is to evaluate HIV/AIDS prevention intervention messages in a large rural youth population (15–24 years) in South Africa over a period of 15 months. A representative community sample of 421 youth at time one and...
  6. Mineralisation of organic fertilisers used by urban farmers in Harare and their effects on maize (<em>Zea mays</em> L.) biomass production and uptake of nutrients and heavy metals

    Mineralisation of organic fertilisers used by urban farmers in Harare and their effects on maize (<em>Zea mays</em> L.) biomass production and uptake of nutrients and heavy metals

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Nutrient release patterns and heavy metal contamination risks associated with animal manure and organic municipal wastes used as basal fertilisers are largely unknown in Zimbabwe. Carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus mineralisation patterns were determined in a 56-day incubation experiment of domestic...
  7. Caregiver burden and correlates among caregivers of children and adolescents with psychiatric morbidity: a descriptive cross sectional study

    Caregiver burden and correlates among caregivers of children and adolescents with psychiatric morbidity: a descriptive cross sectional study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: To determine levels and correlates of caregiver burden among caregivers of children and adolescents with psychiatric morbidity.
  8. Language policy, linguistic hegemony and exclusion in the Zimbabwean print and broadcasting media

    Language policy, linguistic hegemony and exclusion in the Zimbabwean print and broadcasting media

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    This article examines linguistic hegemony and linguistic exclusion in the Zimbabwean print and broadcasting media. The discussion is based on the fact that the media carry language, operate through language and contribute to language promotion and development. Therefore, this article...
  9. A comparison of techniques employed in detection of avian malaria infection, South Africa

    A comparison of techniques employed in detection of avian malaria infection, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Zoology
    Avian malaria remains an obscure and mostly unknown avian infection despite the socio-economic threat it poses for poultry industries and its potential to hinder conservation efforts. Therefore, diagnostics for the infection should be expedient, efficient and flexible in applicability. We...
  10. Factors associated with mothers’ decisions on male neonatal circumcision in Swaziland

    Factors associated with mothers’ decisions on male neonatal circumcision in Swaziland

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Neonatal male circumcision is safer, easier and cheaper than adult male circumcision, but is not widely practised in Swaziland. It has been suggested as one of several ways of controlling the spread of HIV. We conducted research aimed at assessing...