Articles by Author: Lauren Rudie

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  1. The first record of Wormian bones in lizards

    The first record of Wormian bones in lizards

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Herpetology
    Wormian bones are accessory bones found between cranial elements. These rare bones vary greatly in size, shape and placement. Wormian bones are well-known in mammals, notably in humans and chimpanzees, but not in lizards. Here we examine the genus Zygaspis,...
  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...