Articles by Author: Edwin Mhandu

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  1. Different Orders of Pleasure: Good Life and Human Flourishing in the City in Dambudzo Marechera’s <em>Scrapiron Blues</em>

    Different Orders of Pleasure: Good Life and Human Flourishing in the City in Dambudzo Marechera’s <em>Scrapiron Blues</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Eastern African Literary and Cultural Studies
    In this article, I argue that Dambudzo Marechera’s Scrapiron Blues demonstrates different and varied orders of enjoyment and well-being in the city that challenge the authenticity and truthfulness of the narration of the enjoyment space(s) sanctioned by the ZANU PF...
  2. Bargaining and agreement in Gauthier's moral contractarianism

    Bargaining and agreement in Gauthier's moral contractarianism

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Bargaining and distribution of benefits accruing from social cooperation are central topics in contractarian accounts of morality or distributive justice in general and David Gauthier's Morals by Agreement (MbA) in particular. In this paper, I raise some problems for MbA...
  3. Perceived Child Rearing Practices as Predictors of University Students' Satisfaction with their Sexual Relationships

    Perceived Child Rearing Practices as Predictors of University Students' Satisfaction with their Sexual Relationships

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to determine the effects that perceived child-rearing practices have on the sexually intimate relationship satisfaction of a sample of 130 male (n=62) and female (n=68) fourth year South African university students. Participants completed the...
  4. TB/HIV-related training, knowledge and attitudes of community health workers in the Free State province, South Africa

    TB/HIV-related training, knowledge and attitudes of community health workers in the Free State province, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    With its emphasis on task shifting and multi-trained and skilled outreach teams the primary healthcare (PHC) re-engineering strategy in South Africa depends on the training, knowledge and attitudes of community health workers (CHWs) to provide a variety of TB/HIV services...
  5. Jerusalema

    Jerusalema

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Musical Arts in Africa
    (2008). Directed by Ralph Ziman. Producer: Tendeka Matatu (Muti Films). Cinematographer: Nic Hofmeyer. Original Music: Alan Ari Lazar. Cast: Rapulana Seiphemo, Ronnie Nyakale, Jeffrey Zekele, Kenneth Nkosi, Shelley Meskin, Robert Hobbs, Eugene Khumbanyiwa, Jafta Mamabolo, Motlatsi Mahloko. Approx 120 min...
  6. Efficacy of antimicrobial lock solutions in preventing catheter-related blood stream infection in haemodialysis patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective randomised controlled trials

    Efficacy of antimicrobial lock solutions in preventing catheter-related blood stream infection in haemodialysis patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective randomised controlled trials

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases
    Background: Catheter-related blood stream infection (CRBSI) contributes to morbidity and mortality among patients on haemodialysis (HD). We carried out a systematic review and meta-analysis to assess the efficacy of antimicrobial lock solutions (ALS) in preventing CRBSI. Method: Electronic search of...
  7. Comparison of lung ultrasound with transpulmonary thermodilution in assessing extra-vascular lung water

    Comparison of lung ultrasound with transpulmonary thermodilution in assessing extra-vascular lung water

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Background: Increased extra-vascular lung water (EVLW) is common in critical care and correlates with the severity of acute lung injury, length of intensive care unit stay and mortality. Lung ultrasound (LUS) can assess EVLW by determining the amount of ‘B-lines’:...
  8. Why ought the philosophy curriculum in universities in Africa be Africanised?

    Why ought the philosophy curriculum in universities in Africa be Africanised?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    The position that I defend and argue for in this paper is that we ought to or are obligated to Africanise the philosophy curriculum in universities in Africa. This obligation is grounded on the overarching consideration not to wrong Africans...