Articles by Author: Juan P Elissetche

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  1. Wood anatomical and chemical properties related to the pulpability of <em>Eucalyptus globulus</em>: a review

    Wood anatomical and chemical properties related to the pulpability of <em>Eucalyptus globulus</em>: a review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    Eucalyptus globulus is one of the most important hardwood species used by the pulp and paper industry due to its high pulp yield, high wood density, excellent fibre quality and good handsheet properties. However, the wood is a highly variable...
  2. A NOTE ON THE BOUNDEDNESS OF AN INTEGRO-DIFFERENTIAL EQUATION

    A NOTE ON THE BOUNDEDNESS OF AN INTEGRO-DIFFERENTIAL EQUATION

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Quaestiones Mathematicae
    In this paper we study the prolongability and certain properties of the integro-differential equation  [image omitted]
  3. Student Development and Support using a Logotherapeutic Approach

    Student Development and Support using a Logotherapeutic Approach

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study reports on participants' meaning-centred experiences and perspectives after attending a logotherapy-based student development and support programme. Thirteen students who were enrolled in the first year of the academic programme, in health science programme at a South Africa university,...
  4. Measuring Readiness and Success at a Higher Education Institution

    Measuring Readiness and Success at a Higher Education Institution

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated readiness as a correlate of academic success among beginning university students. A total of 829 first-time entering students from a large business sciences faculty were participants (males = 319, females = 510, mean age = 19, SD...
  5. A Case of Tragic Optimism: Volunteer Counsellors' Experience of Meaning

    A Case of Tragic Optimism: Volunteer Counsellors' Experience of Meaning

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study applied concepts from logotherapy to construct the meaning that volunteer crisis counsellors experienced by working with victims of crime. Data were collected from seven participants who delivered services at community-driven crisis centre using a qualitative approach. The data...
  6. Compassion Fatigue, Burnout and Compassion Satisfaction: Prevalence among Nursing Students

    Compassion Fatigue, Burnout and Compassion Satisfaction: Prevalence among Nursing Students

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article reports on the professional quality of life of a sample of participants who were enrolled for an academic programme in Nursing Science (N = 80, females = 73). Data were collected utilising the Professional Quality of Life (ProQOL...
  7. Breeding status of the Ruddy Shelduck <em>Tadorna ferruginea</em> at Fuerteventura, Canary Islands: natural colonisation of two habitat types on an oceanic island

    Breeding status of the Ruddy Shelduck <em>Tadorna ferruginea</em> at Fuerteventura, Canary Islands: natural colonisation of two habitat types on an oceanic island

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    During the breeding season of 2008 a total of 24–30 female Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea with brood were counted at two habitat types (reservoirs and natural gullies). The population was relatively stable from 1994–2002, with a likely increase afterwards. Generally,...
  8. Dynamic base-age invariant site index models for <em>Tectona grandis</em> in peninsular India

    Dynamic base-age invariant site index models for <em>Tectona grandis</em> in peninsular India

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    Data from 27 remeasured sample plots were used to evaluate dynamic base-age invariant site index models for teak (Tectona grandis) forests in Karnataka, India. The data were obtained in observational field studies covering a wide range of sites in Karnataka...
  9. Probable population decline of the Little Bustard <em>Tetrax tetrax</em> in north-west Africa

    Probable population decline of the Little Bustard <em>Tetrax tetrax</em> in north-west Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    To document the population trend of the Little Bustard in north-west Africa, we performed an extensive literature review, and conducted six surveys in seven areas with potentially suitable habitat in north-western Morocco between 1999 and 2005. Both the number of...
  10. DNA sequences from the Little Brown Bustard <em>Eupodotis humilis</em> suggest its close phylogenetic relationship to the Little Bustard <em>Tetrax tetrax</em>

    DNA sequences from the Little Brown Bustard <em>Eupodotis humilis</em> suggest its close phylogenetic relationship to the Little Bustard <em>Tetrax tetrax</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Taxonomic classification of birds based exclusively on morphology and plumage traits has often been found to be inconsistent with true evolutionary history when tested with molecular phylogenies based on neutrally evolving markers. Here we present cytochrome-b gene sequences for the...