Articles by Author: Catherine T Kwantes

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  1. Pathways to trust and caution among South African university students

    Pathways to trust and caution among South African university students

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study sought to characterise lifestyle factors of trust and caution among South African university students (n = 196; females = 78.06%; median age = 21 years). The students completed an online survey on trustworthiness in cultural context. The data...
  2. Hypernasality in a Shona child with a cleft palate: A phonological account

    Hypernasality in a Shona child with a cleft palate: A phonological account

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    The nasalization of oral sounds in the speech of a Shona child with hypernasality is investigated in this article. Hypernasality is a resonance disorder that is caused by a dysfunction of the velopharyngeal mechanism (Riski, 2009). Individuals with hypernasality produce...
  3. Phenomenology and its Futures

    Phenomenology and its Futures

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Born in 1900–1901 with the publication of Edmund Husserl's Logical Investigations, phenomenology, as a critical method of reflection on consciousness and its cognitive achievements against its naturalisation in the natural sciences, has undergone many changes and developments. Critiques of both...
  4. Bullying at Rural High Schools in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa: Prevalence, and Risk and Protective Factors at School and in the Family

    Bullying at Rural High Schools in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa: Prevalence, and Risk and Protective Factors at School and in the Family

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examined bullying and risk and protective factors in school and family domains, in a sample of 1,565 Grade 11 students in 41 high schools in two rural school districts in South Africa. The questionnaire included two questions to...
  5. A Comparison of Quality of Life in Haemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis Patients

    A Comparison of Quality of Life in Haemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis Patients

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Decreased quality of life of end-stage renal disease is further compromised by renal function replacement treatments such as haemodialysis (HD) and peritoneal dialysis (PD). Poor quality of life negatively affects treatment outcome. This study compared quality of life between HD...
  6. ‘Bhuti’: Meaning and Masculinities in Xhosa Brothering

    ‘Bhuti’: Meaning and Masculinities in Xhosa Brothering

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The article explores the connections between context, masculinity and the fraternal relationship to understand brotherhood in Xhosa culture. The participant was a Xhosa man (32 years old, with tertiary level education). Data were collected using a semi-structured interview. The data...
  7. Jungian Analysts and African Diviners: An Exploration of the Archetype of the Self

    Jungian Analysts and African Diviners: An Exploration of the Archetype of the Self

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This paper compares Jungian psychology and African indigenous healing practices through a theoretical review. It argues that while both practices express the shamanic archetype and facilitate the universal instinct towards wholeness, the expression of this differs. In Jungian psychology the...
  8. Breast Cancer Health Beliefs and Perceived Barriers to Self-Examination Amongst Hindu Women in South Africa

    Breast Cancer Health Beliefs and Perceived Barriers to Self-Examination Amongst Hindu Women in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the breast cancer health beliefs and perceived barriers to breast self-examination of South African Hindu women. Participants were 68 Hindu women (mean age = 39.36 years SD=13.42) from two South African cities. They completed the Champion's Health...
  9. Community Participation in Tobacco Control in a Nigerian Setting

    Community Participation in Tobacco Control in a Nigerian Setting

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the role of cultural factors in tobacco use in a Nigerian setting. Participants were 27 community members: community leaders (5), political analysts/officials of non-governmental organisations (4) and 18 young tobacco users (age range 18 and 24 years)...