Articles by Author: Dirk L Ngin

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  1. The socioeconomic impact of the phasing out of plantations in the Western and Southern Cape regions of South Africa

    The socioeconomic impact of the phasing out of plantations in the Western and Southern Cape regions of South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    This study investigates the possible socioeconomic impact of the phasing out of nearly 22 500 ha of plantations within the Southern and Western Cape regions of South Africa as a result of a decision made by government in 2000. Data...
  2. The impact of mechanical log surface damage on chip size uniformity during debranching and debarking <em>Eucalyptus</em> pulpwood logs using a single-grip harvester

    The impact of mechanical log surface damage on chip size uniformity during debranching and debarking <em>Eucalyptus</em> pulpwood logs using a single-grip harvester

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    Mechanised harvesting operations are becoming more prevalent in South Africa with the realisation that motormanual and manual harvesting operations pose significant health and safety risks to workers. The damage inflicted by single-grip harvester feed rollers and delimbing knives on log...
  3. The impact of log surface damage caused by harvester <em>Eucalyptus</em> debarking on pulp value recovery

    The impact of log surface damage caused by harvester <em>Eucalyptus</em> debarking on pulp value recovery

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    Mechanised harvesting operations are growing in popularity in South Africa, as motor-manual and manual harvesting operations pose significant health and safety risks to workers. Potential damage inflicted by single-grip harvester feed rollers and delimbing knives on the log surface during...
  4. Defining Philosophical Counselling: An Overview

    Defining Philosophical Counselling: An Overview

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    The practice of ‘Philosophical Counselling’ (henceforth ‘PC’) is growing. But what exactly is PC? The variety of attempts to define PC can be summarised in terms of three overlapping sets of opposites: practical versus theoretical definitions; monistic versus pluralistic definitions;...
  5. SHORT NOTES

    SHORT NOTES

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
  6. Who is laughing last in the South African classroom? A critical reflection on language in education

    Who is laughing last in the South African classroom? A critical reflection on language in education

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    The performance of pupils using African languages at home testifies to both the inequalities of South African society and education and to a failure to address language problems in education. We reflect on findings from a case study in a...