Articles by Author: Joseph G Ponterotto

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  1. Psychobiography in psychology: Past, present, and future

    Psychobiography in psychology: Past, present, and future

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The present article reviews the history and emerging trends in the field of psychobiography. Five historical periods are highlighted: hagiography and pre-19th century study of lives; Freud and applied psychoanalysis; psychodynamic extensions and personology; modern multi-theoretical models; and psychobiography as...
  2. A Cautious Alliance: The Psychobiographer’s Relationship with Her/His Subject

    A Cautious Alliance: The Psychobiographer’s Relationship with Her/His Subject

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Indo-Pacific Journal of Phenomenology
    Psychobiography has been a topical area and an applied research specialty in psychology since Freud’s (1910/1989) influential psychoanalytic psychobiography of Leonardo da Vinci. Throughout the last century, psychobiographers have emphasized the importance of anchoring interpretations of life histories in established...
  3. Book Review

    Book Review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
  4. Book Review

    Book Review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
  5. Ethnomusicology: Towards the holistic study of music

    Ethnomusicology: Towards the holistic study of music

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    Throughout its history, ethnomusicology has been persistently regarded as a field of one or other of the two ‘parent’ disciplines from which it took issue rather than as a discipline in its own right. This, it is argued in the...
  6. A Survey of Tree Planting Practices in the Smallholder Farming Sector of Zimbabwe

    A Survey of Tree Planting Practices in the Smallholder Farming Sector of Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: The Southern African Forestry Journal
    Group meetings and individual farm visits were used to establish current tree planting practices in the smallholder farming sector of Zimbabwe. The number of tree species planted in each of the eight districts studied ranged from nine to 27 with...