Articles by Author: M M Hara

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  1. Prevalence and Characteristics of Unresolved Paternal Identity in Families of a South African Community

    Prevalence and Characteristics of Unresolved Paternal Identity in Families of a South African Community

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated the unresolved and unknown paternal identity among families in Alexandra Township in South Africa. Fifty-four guardians who had children registered at the Centre completed face-to-face, one-on-one structured interviews. We conducted descriptive and bivariate analyses. About 31.5% of...
  2. Health and Psychosocial Wellbeing of Caregivers and Households of Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) from a Low-Income South African Community

    Health and Psychosocial Wellbeing of Caregivers and Households of Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) from a Low-Income South African Community

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study reports on the health and psychosocial wellbeing of caregivers of orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) and members of their households in a low-income South African community. Participants were 54 guardians of OVC registered to receive support at the...
  3. A knowledge base for management of the capital-intensive fishery for small pelagic fish off South Africa

    A knowledge base for management of the capital-intensive fishery for small pelagic fish off South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    As a contribution to South Africa's move towards an ecosystem approach to fisheries management, this study explores the existence of common perceptions about South Africa's pelagic fishery between resource users and scientists. It represents a collaborative research effort of social...
  4. Efficacy of rights-based management of small pelagic fish within an ecosystems approach to fisheries in South Africa

    Efficacy of rights-based management of small pelagic fish within an ecosystems approach to fisheries in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    South Africa's small pelagics fishery is moving towards a management strategy using an ecosystem approach to fisheries (EAF), with rights-based management (RBM) as the key rights allocation system. While EAF strives to balance between, among others, ecological and social-economic objectives,...
  5. Shallow waters: social science research in South Africa's marine environment

    Shallow waters: social science research in South Africa's marine environment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    This paper provides an overview of social science research in the marine environment of South Africa for the period 1994–2012. A bibliography based on a review of relevant literature and social science projects funded under the SEAChange programme of the...
  6. Fragmented participation in management of the fishery for small pelagic fish in South Africa – inclusion of small-rights holders is a complex matter

    Fragmented participation in management of the fishery for small pelagic fish in South Africa – inclusion of small-rights holders is a complex matter

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    The reasons why most small-rights holders do not participate in management of the fishery for small pelagic fish (‘small pelagics’) in South Africa, despite legislation and policy encouraging their participation, were analysed. Membership of the Small Pelagics Management Working Group...