Articles by Author: Rian Viviers

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  1. Experiences of shame by race and culture: An exploratory study

    Experiences of shame by race and culture: An exploratory study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored experiences of shame in the context of racial and cultural belonging. Participants were a multiracial purposive sample of 11 South Africans (five females and six males, four white, two coloured, two Indian and three black Africans; in...
  2. The Germination of Seeds from Heated Serotinous Cones of Eight Shrubland Species

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    Freshly picked “cones” of eight serotinous species from fireprone shrubland ecosystems were exposed to short periods (30, 60, 90s) of high temperature (650 °C). In some species greater numbers of treated seeds germinated than seeds from the controls. The implications...
  3. The Effect of Season of Fire on Serotinous Proteaceae in the Western Cape and the Implications for Fynbos Management

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    A survey of the regeneration of serotinous Proteaceae following fire in different seasons was conducted in the Western Cape. Seedling regeneration was best following late summer-early autumn burns and differed significantly from regeneration following winter and spring burns. These results...
  4. Responsible investing in South Africa

    Responsible investing in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Investment Analysts Journal
    Given growing interest in the phenomenon of Responsible Investing (RI), both locally and internationally, the purpose of this paper is to provide an overview of the RI sector in South Africa. It focuses on the definition and characteristics of RI...
  5. Key challenges facing the socially responsible investment (SRI) sector in South Africa

    Key challenges facing the socially responsible investment (SRI) sector in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Investment Analysts Journal
    This study explores the factors that impact the growth and development of the Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) sector in South Africa. In addition it investigates the role that SRI has to play in ensuring sustainable economic growth and development for...