Articles by Author: Geoffrey Blount

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  1. Stock market responses to corporate unbundling in South Africa

    Stock market responses to corporate unbundling in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: De Ratione
    This paper examines the effect of the announcement of a restructuring on the returns of the parent companies and the subsidiaries to be unbundled. Abnormal returns are calculated from sixty days prior to the unbundling announcement to sixty days after...
  2. Men in Uniforms: Masculinity, Sexuality and HIV/AIDS in Western Rwanda

    Men in Uniforms: Masculinity, Sexuality and HIV/AIDS in Western Rwanda

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The objective of this study was to provide an in-depth description and analysis of the lived experiences of men in uniforms in Western Rwanda with a view to the links between notions of masculinity, sexual practices and the spread of...
  3. The metabolic syndrome using the National Cholesterol Education Program and International Diabetes Federation definitions among urbanised black South Africans with established coronary artery disease

    The metabolic syndrome using the National Cholesterol Education Program and International Diabetes Federation definitions among urbanised black South Africans with established coronary artery disease

    Background. The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) introduced a new definition of the metabolic syndrome (MS) that emphasises ethnic-specific cut-offs for waist circumference (WC).
  4. Recovery of bird communities after selective logging and clear-cutting in Kibale National Park, Uganda

    Recovery of bird communities after selective logging and clear-cutting in Kibale National Park, Uganda

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    In the face of the continuing destruction of tropical rainforests, a major challenge is to understand the consequences of these habitat changes for biodiversity and the time scale at which biodiversity can recover after such disturbances. In this study, we...
  5. HIV risk and prevention among men who have sex with men in rural South Africa

    HIV risk and prevention among men who have sex with men in rural South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Rural South African men who have sex with men (MSM) are likely to be underserved in terms of access to relevant healthcare and HIV prevention services. While research in urban and peri-urban MSM populations has identified a range of factors...
  6. Sexual risk behaviour among HIV-infected women in the first twelve months after delivery in South Africa

    Sexual risk behaviour among HIV-infected women in the first twelve months after delivery in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study aimed to assess sexual risk behaviour and its social correlates in HIV-infected women living in rural South Africa at six and twelve months post-partum. Participants were 699 HIV-positive women recruited prenatally by systematic sampling from twelve community health...