Articles by Author: Estelle August

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  1. Perceptions of Violence and Crime as Aggression by Turkish—Islamic Families in Johannesburg

    Perceptions of Violence and Crime as Aggression by Turkish—Islamic Families in Johannesburg

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored perceptions of aggression of Turkish-Islamic families with adolescent children in a large South African city. Participants were from four Turkish families with adolescent children (father = 4, mothers = 4; children = 5). Data were collected via...
  2. Fonologiese disleksie by 'n Engels-Afrikaanse tweetalige kind

    Fonologiese disleksie by 'n Engels-Afrikaanse tweetalige kind

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Linguistics
    Die gevallestudie wat in hierdie artikel beskryf word, toets die voorgestelde model van Doctor & Klein (vorige artikel). Die verwerwing van geletterdheid is reeds in verskeie taalgemeenskappe ondersoek, maar 'n vergelyking van leesversteurings in verskillende tale is nog selde gedoen...
  3. An Ethic of Care in Participatory Research in School Community Settings

    An Ethic of Care in Participatory Research in School Community Settings

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We explored the manifestation and development of an ethic of care in school communities using a variety of participatory research methods. The qualitative data from this ethnographic case study were analysed using constructivist grounded theory. Our findings suggest that an...
  4. Taxi texts as reading material and a source of cultural schemata for L2 Zulu

    Taxi texts as reading material and a source of cultural schemata for L2 Zulu

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    This paper examines issues surrounding the teaching of culture and reading comprehension in Zulu as a second language in Gauteng primary schools. Given the limited time available for the teaching of Zulu and the lack of availability of comprehensible, authentic...
  5. Level of awareness and uptake of the female condom in women aged 18 to 49 years in Bindura district, Mashonaland Central province, Zimbabwe

    Level of awareness and uptake of the female condom in women aged 18 to 49 years in Bindura district, Mashonaland Central province, Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Zimbabwe introduced the female condom in 1997, but acceptance was slow. A study was conducted to determine its level of awareness and uptake in women aged 18 to 49 years at Bindura Provincial Hospital, and at Chipadze and Chiwaridzo council...
  6. The role of nutrient solution composition on the uptake of nutrients, growth and vase life of tulips grown hydroponically under South African conditions

    The role of nutrient solution composition on the uptake of nutrients, growth and vase life of tulips grown hydroponically under South African conditions

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    An understanding and optimisation of the key agronomical aspects required for successful hydroponic cultivation of cut tulips in South Africa, a warm production region, is essential to unlock its commercial potential. In this study the effect of nutrient solution composition,...
  7. Title: between <em>N!a†xam</em> and <em>tibi</em>. A case study of tuberculosis and the Ju/'hoansi in the Tsumkwe region, Namibia

    Title: between <em>N!a†xam</em> and <em>tibi</em>. A case study of tuberculosis and the Ju/'hoansi in the Tsumkwe region, Namibia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Anthropology Southern Africa
    In academic literature and the media, knowledge of the Ju/'hoansi San of Namibia is often either valorised or problematised. In this case study of tuberculosis in a small village in Tsumkwe district, which we call Dune and Low Dune, all...
  8. Methods for assessing the impact of research on innovation and development in the agriculture and food sectors

    Methods for assessing the impact of research on innovation and development in the agriculture and food sectors

    The need for technological transition and the context of the privatization of public research funding both challenge the evolution of methods to assess the impact of research in the agricultural and food sectors. We analyze this evolution through a literature...
  9. Variations in water and macronutrient uptake of soilless tomato as affected by the nutrient solution composition

    Variations in water and macronutrient uptake of soilless tomato as affected by the nutrient solution composition

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Greenhouse growers must reduce the nutrients that leach from soilless growing systems. To enable continued use of nutrient solutions, the water and nutrient uptake by plants in soilless systems needs to be quantified. Plants were grown in water culture with...