Articles by Author: Rebecca Garbett

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  1. Home-range size and movement patterns of Hooded Vultures <em>Necrosyrtes monachus</em> in southern Africa

    Home-range size and movement patterns of Hooded Vultures <em>Necrosyrtes monachus</em> in southern Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Hooded Vulture Necrosyrtes monachus populations have declined dramatically in recent years, but we know little about their ecology. We radio-tagged four vultures in northern Botswana to gather data on animal movement and home-range patterns. Hooded Vultures were primarily sedentary at...
  2. Piloting antiretroviral treatment in South Africa: the role of partnerships in the Western Cape's provincial roll-out

    Piloting antiretroviral treatment in South Africa: the role of partnerships in the Western Cape's provincial roll-out

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    In 1999, the government of the Western Cape Province, South Africa, entered into a partnership with Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) to provide HIV treatment through public health clinics in the peri-urban settlement of Khayelitsha. From 2000 onwards, this partnership ran...
  3. Towards the development of a macroinvertebrate sampling technique for palustrine wetlands in South Africa: a pilot investigation in the KwaZuluNatal midlands

    Towards the development of a macroinvertebrate sampling technique for palustrine wetlands in South Africa: a pilot investigation in the KwaZuluNatal midlands

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    A study was undertaken in November 2003 to derive a suitable sampling technique for collecting a representative sample of aquatic macroinvertebrates from a selected emergent vegetation biotope in a palustrine wetland, Melmoth Vlei, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The aim was to...
  4. Testing the applicability of the SASS5 scoring procedure for assessing wetland health: a case study in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands, South Africa

    Testing the applicability of the SASS5 scoring procedure for assessing wetland health: a case study in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    A study was undertaken between 29th January and 17th February 2004 to test the applicability of the South African Scoring System Version 5 (SASS5) scoring and calculation procedure in nutrient-enriched palustrine wetlands in the midlands of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Four...
  5. Personality disturbance in adolescents living with HIV/AIDS: a review

    Personality disturbance in adolescents living with HIV/AIDS: a review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    This paper presents a review of theoretical and empirical research on personality disturbance in adolescents living with HIV/AIDS. First we discuss the relationship between mental health in adolescents and HIV/AIDS, and second we provide an overview of personality disturbance in...
  6. Nietzsche, science, and philosophical nihilism

    Nietzsche, science, and philosophical nihilism

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Nietzsche offers us a critique of modern culture as threatened by a nihilistic crisis in values. Philosophy is specifically incorporated into Nietzsche’s critique, resulting in the claim that modern philosophy, as well as modern culture, is nihilistic. But why should...
  7. Nietzsche and Ubuntu

    Nietzsche and Ubuntu

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Here I argue that aspects of Nietzsche’s thought may be productively compared with the role played by the concept of ubuntu in talk of cultural renaissance in South Africa. I show that Nietzsche respects and writes for humanity conceived of...
  8. Mmaskitlana Play Therapy: A Case Study

    Mmaskitlana Play Therapy: A Case Study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article explores the potential of Mmaskitlana as a form of therapy for children with emotional disorders. A case study is presented describing the use of Mmaskitlana with one learner with emotional problems from sexual abuse. Interview data and interpretative...
  9. Foreword

    Foreword

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research