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  1. An innovative drought early warning system for sub-Saharan Africa: integrating modern and indigenous approaches

    An innovative drought early warning system for sub-Saharan Africa: integrating modern and indigenous approaches

    Droughts remain the number one disaster in Africa; drought is responsible for over 88% of all the types of disasters that people are affected by. An effective drought early warning system can support appropriate mitigation and preparedness strategies and hence...
  2. Volume estimation of <em>Cryptomeria japonica</em> logs in southern Brazil using artificial intelligence models

    Volume estimation of <em>Cryptomeria japonica</em> logs in southern Brazil using artificial intelligence models

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    This study aimed to test taper functions and artificial intelligence (AI) models in order to estimate merchantable volumes of Japanese cedar (Cryptomeria japonica) trees in a homogenous plantation in southern Brazil. A total of 30 individuals were rigorously scaled and...
  3. IMPLICATIONS OF WATER RELEASE FROM THE PONGOLAPOORT DAM FOR THE FISH AND FISHERY OF THE PHONGOLO FLOODPLAIN, ZULULAND

    IMPLICATIONS OF WATER RELEASE FROM THE PONGOLAPOORT DAM FOR THE FISH AND FISHERY OF THE PHONGOLO FLOODPLAIN, ZULULAND

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Aquatic Sciences
    Wetland fish stocks can usually be sustained as long as the natural flood regime is maintained, but unnatural disruption of the flooding pattern can interfere with fish spawning and feeding. The dynamics of the Phongolo floodplain fish community are determined...
  4. Coping with Life's Challenges in the 21<sup>st</sup> Century: A Three-Pronged Strategy

    Coping with Life's Challenges in the 21<sup>st</sup> Century: A Three-Pronged Strategy

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The demands and challenges of life in the 21st century are such that an ‘academic-rationalistic’ view of intelligence needs to be replaced with a more holistic view of intelligence as a multi-faceted construct. However, merely replacing the traditional view with...
  5. Emotional Intelligence, Work, and Psychological Outcomes in a Public Service Context

    Emotional Intelligence, Work, and Psychological Outcomes in a Public Service Context

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examines the role of emotional intelligence in the relationship between work context (conceptualised as job demands and job resources) and psychological outcomes (conceptualised as engagement and psychological well-being) in a sample of public sector employees (N=459). The Job...
  6. Emotional Intelligence and the Identity Negotiation of a Racial Minority Group in a Majority School Context

    Emotional Intelligence and the Identity Negotiation of a Racial Minority Group in a Majority School Context

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article describes the possible impact of emotional intelligence on identity negotiation of a racial minority group in a majority school context. The study investigated the adjustment and functioning of racial minority groups in majority school contexts, as well as...
  7. Does Aircraft Noise Impair Learners' Reading Comprehension, Attention and Working Memory? A Pilot Study

    Does Aircraft Noise Impair Learners' Reading Comprehension, Attention and Working Memory? A Pilot Study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study sought to determine whether the cognitive performance of learners is affected by exposure to aircraft noise. The cognitive performance (reading comprehension, attention and memory) of 174 learners aged 9–13 years (males = 69, females = 68; Unidentified =...
  8. Employability, Emotional Intelligence and Career Preparation Support Satisfaction among Adolescents in the School-to-work Transition Phase

    Employability, Emotional Intelligence and Career Preparation Support Satisfaction among Adolescents in the School-to-work Transition Phase

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the relationship between the employability and career support satisfaction and emotional intelligence of a convenience sample of predominantly black (N = 590) South African adolescents (mean age 17, males 43%, females 57%). Data were collected using the...
  9. Exploring Employees' Personality Attributes in Relation to Their Employability Attributes in the Business Management Field

    Exploring Employees' Personality Attributes in Relation to Their Employability Attributes in the Business Management Field

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored early career employee's personality preferences in a South African work setting. Participants were a non-probability sample business management employees (N = 304; female = 64%, ethnicity = 81% Black, supervisory = 53%, age range = 25 and...