Articles by Author: Lauren A Scheinberg

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  1. Review of the leaf-litter skinks (Scincidae: <em>Panaspis</em>) from the Gulf of Guinea Oceanic Islands, with the description of a new species

    Review of the leaf-litter skinks (Scincidae: <em>Panaspis</em>) from the Gulf of Guinea Oceanic Islands, with the description of a new species

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Herpetology
    Leaf-litter skinks of the genus Panaspis are currently represented in the oceanic islands of the Gulf of Guinea by two species, Panaspis africana and P. annobonensis. Here we describe a third species, Panaspis thomensis sp. nov., endemic to São Tomé...
  2. Neurophenomenology: an integrated approach to exploring awe and wonder<sup>1</sup>

    Neurophenomenology: an integrated approach to exploring awe and wonder<sup>1</sup>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Astronauts often report experiences of awe and wonder while traveling in space. This paper addresses the question of whether awe and wonder can be scientifically investigated in a simulated space travel scenario using a neurophenomenological method. To answer this question,...
  3. Sexual Behaviour of High School Students in Two Rural South African Communities

    Sexual Behaviour of High School Students in Two Rural South African Communities

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated the prevalence and correlates of sexual risk behaviour among high school students in two rural settings in the Eastern Cape, South Africa, using a cross-sectional survey design. One thousand six hundred and thirteen randomly-selected adolescents (58% female)...
  4. Normative Indicators for Xhosa Speaking Unskilled Workers on the Wechsler Memory Scale Associate Learning and Visual Reproduction Subtests

    Normative Indicators for Xhosa Speaking Unskilled Workers on the Wechsler Memory Scale Associate Learning and Visual Reproduction Subtests

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study set out to provide preliminary cross-cultural normative data for educationally disadvantaged Black South African Xhosa individuals (N=33; age range = 18 to 40 years; highest educational level = Grade 11 or Grade 12), on the Associate Learning and...
  5. Merging Professional Training and Community Engagement Agendas: A Case Study

    Merging Professional Training and Community Engagement Agendas: A Case Study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This case study explored the emancipatory foundations of community work through a schools-based peer support intervention. We use a case study approach to describe the context in which the intervention was developed, its emancipatory theoretical foundations, and the project's implementation...