Articles by Author: Jonathan Kimmitt

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  1. The discourse of institutional change in the Zambian microfinance sector

    The discourse of institutional change in the Zambian microfinance sector

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    This paper investigates the discourse of key actors instigating institutional change in the Zambian microfinance sector. It draws from the institutional story of Zambia, which has experienced regulatory and legislative flux since drafting its first microfinance act in 2006. Building...
  2. Psychometric Properties and Factorial Structure of the State Trait Anxiety Inventory-Trait Version (STAI-T) in Caribbean University Students

    Psychometric Properties and Factorial Structure of the State Trait Anxiety Inventory-Trait Version (STAI-T) in Caribbean University Students

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study investigated the psychometric properties of the State Trait Anxiety Inventory—Trait Scale (STAI-T: Spielberger, 1983) in a Caribbean university student sample. Participants were 415 undergraduate students (75% female) who completed the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory-Trait Version (STAI-T; Spielberger, 1983), Beck...
  3. Book Review

    Book Review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
  4. The young, the rich, and the beautiful: Secrecy, suspicion and discourses of AIDS in the South African lowveld

    The young, the rich, and the beautiful: Secrecy, suspicion and discourses of AIDS in the South African lowveld

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This article investigates emic accounts of the AIDS deaths that have occurred in a village in the Bushbuckridge district of the South African lowveld. I argue that whilst AIDS was publicly hidden and shrouded in secrecy, private gossip created moral...
  5. Rumours about blood and reimbursements in a microbicide gel trial

    Rumours about blood and reimbursements in a microbicide gel trial

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    A rumour that emerged during a microbicide gel trial tells the tale of clinic staff purchasing trial participants’ blood. This paper documents the rumour and explores its divergent interpretations and meanings in relation to the context of the trial and...
  6. The Madikwe Forum: a comprehensive partnership for supporting governance of Botswana's HIV and AIDS response

    The Madikwe Forum: a comprehensive partnership for supporting governance of Botswana's HIV and AIDS response

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    There is a need for actors within the philanthropic sector to pursue collaborative partnerships with developing nations which could result in sustainable country-led responses to HIV and AIDS. There is also a need to evaluate the structures governing these partnerships...
  7. Threatened bird species on two little-known mountains (Chiperone and Mabu) in northern Mozambique

    Threatened bird species on two little-known mountains (Chiperone and Mabu) in northern Mozambique

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    The montane forests of northern Mozambique and southern Malawi support several bird species of global conservation concern, and particularly in Malawi are seriously threatened by deforestation. However, the status of these in northern Mozambique remains poorly known. We report that...
  8. Between Retribution and Restoration: Justice and the TRC

    Between Retribution and Restoration: Justice and the TRC

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    How may a society, in a morally defensible way, confront a past of injustice and suffering, and seek to break the spell of violence and disregard for human life? I begin by demonstrating the relevance of this question to the...