Articles by Author: Malose Langa

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  1. Adolescent Boys' Talk about Absent Fathers

    Adolescent Boys' Talk about Absent Fathers

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The objective of this study was to explore how adolescent boys talk about absent fathers in Alexandra Township, a historically working-class and black community in Gauteng, South Africa. Individual and group interviews were conducted with 30 adolescent boys between the...
  2. Responsible Teenage Fatherhood in a South African Historically Disadvantaged Community

    Responsible Teenage Fatherhood in a South African Historically Disadvantaged Community

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the meaning of teenage fatherhood in a historically disadvantaged South African community. Open ended interviews on teenage fatherhood were conducted with sixteen teenage fathers aged between 16 and 21 years. The data were analysed using thematic content...
  3. 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...
  4. Contested multiple voices of young masculinities amongst adolescent boys in Alexandra Township, South Africa

    Contested multiple voices of young masculinities amongst adolescent boys in Alexandra Township, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: In this paper, the author explores how adolescent boys negotiate multiple voices of masculinity in Alexandra Township, a historically working-class and black community in Gauteng, South Africa.
  5. “A boy cannot marry another boy”: adolescent boys' talk about ‘gay’ boys at school

    “A boy cannot marry another boy”: adolescent boys' talk about ‘gay’ boys at school

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored how black South African adolescent boys talk about ‘gay’1 in schools. Thirty two boys (age ranged from 13–18 years old) attending two high schools in a historically black South African township took part. Data on their understanding...
  6. The fathers of Destiny: Representations of fatherhood in a popular South African magazine

    The fathers of Destiny: Representations of fatherhood in a popular South African magazine

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study utilised textual analysis to characterise the representation of fatherhood in the eight issues of Destiny Man magazine published in 2014. Stories that pertained to fatherhood and that were related to aspects of contemporary family construction, work, and identity...
  7. Passive, locative inversion in Ndebele and the unaccusative hypothesis

    Passive, locative inversion in Ndebele and the unaccusative hypothesis

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    This article discusses the Ndebele passive derivation using the Lexical Mapping Theory (henceforth LMT). Using LMT the article discusses the syntactic properties of the passive sentence in Ndebele. The article demonstrates that the architecture of LMT is largely applicable to...
  8. Atopic dermatitis: tacrolimus vs. topical corticosteroid use

    Atopic dermatitis: tacrolimus vs. topical corticosteroid use

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Atopic dermatitis (AD), the dermatological manifestation of the atopic diathesis, has a variety of clinical presentations. It is a chronic and relapsing inflammatory disorder, requiring a multifaceted treatment approach. Topical corticosteroids are the backbone of therapy. However, concerns over adverse...
  9. On subject agreement in isiNdebele

    On subject agreement in isiNdebele

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    Agreement lies at the core of sentence structure. A verb typically must enter into a syntactic agreement relationship with a nominal. This article presents an analysis of the subject marker in the isiNdebele language. The focus of the article is...
  10. Ego-identity formation in Black South African young adults

    Ego-identity formation in Black South African young adults

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined aspects of ego-identity development among black African students (N = 104; males = 42%; females = 58%; mean age = 18.7 yr.; SD = 0.9). They completed an ego-identity development measure. Data was analysed descriptively and also...