Articles by Author: Wayne Poggenpoel

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  1. Public sector inefficiencies: Are we addressing the root causes?

    Public sector inefficiencies: Are we addressing the root causes?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    Public sectors all over the world face challenges and, thus far, public sector reforms have not been very successful. The public sector, as a key component of any economy, needs to address its challenges adequately to prevent economic growth and...
  2. Multiple strategies for resilient livelihoods in communal areas of South Africa

    Multiple strategies for resilient livelihoods in communal areas of South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Livestock farming in communal areas is an activity pursued by rural households as one of a range of livelihood strategies aimed at spreading risk. The cash and non-cash benefits derived from livestock, as well as the wide range of secondary...
  3. Experiences of Newly Married Black Women Staying with the Extended Family in a Township in South Africa

    Experiences of Newly Married Black Women Staying with the Extended Family in a Township in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We report the results of a phenomenological study on the experiences of newly married black women staying with extended family in South African townships. Our goals for the study included in-depth interviews on experiences and guidelines to facilitate these women's...
  4. HIV/AIDS Education in Butare-ville Secondary Schools (Rwanda): Analyzing Pedagogic Discourse Using a Bernsteinian Framework

    HIV/AIDS Education in Butare-ville Secondary Schools (Rwanda): Analyzing Pedagogic Discourse Using a Bernsteinian Framework

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article presents three case studies of how HIV/AIDS education is being organized and taught in Rwanda. It analyses what teachers were doing in 2005 through classroom teaching to safeguard young people from HIV/AIDS. A pedagogic framework is introduced and...
  5. Street Children's Experiences of Aggression during Interaction with Police

    Street Children's Experiences of Aggression during Interaction with Police

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The research investigated street children's experiences of aggression during interaction with police. The participants were 16 black male street children (aged =13 to 18 years) residing in a temporary shelter in Hillbrow of Johannesburg. Data were collected through phenomenological individual...
  6. A Parent's Experience of the Couple Relationship After Child Bereavement in South Africa

    A Parent's Experience of the Couple Relationship After Child Bereavement in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The objective of this qualitative, exploratory, descriptive and contextual research was to explore and describe a parent's experience of the couple relationship after child bereavement in South Africa. Participants were nine parents as well as the researcher who lost children...
  7. Facilitation of Spatial Orientation Among Adolescents from a Disadvantaged Background

    Facilitation of Spatial Orientation Among Adolescents from a Disadvantaged Background

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study investigated structural and shape recognition in two to three dimensions by adolescents from a historically disadvantaged neighbourhood. Data on the spatial orientation of grade eight learners in a specific school were collected using specifically adjusted and developed tests...
  8. Experience of Women after a Spontaneous Abortion

    Experience of Women after a Spontaneous Abortion

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The objective of this research was to explore and describe the experience of women after a spontaneous abortion to facilitate the mental health of these women in future. The participants in this study were seven white South African (ages range...
  9. Teachers' Experience of Aggression in a Secondary School: Case study

    Teachers' Experience of Aggression in a Secondary School: Case study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explored and described the experience of aggression on teachers by students in a secondary school. Participants were a purposive sample of 8 (males = 3, females = 5, language group= Afrikaans and English, range in years of experience...
  10. Experiences of Managers of Aggression in the Workplace

    Experiences of Managers of Aggression in the Workplace

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explored and described the experiences of workplace aggression by managers in a northern South African district. Participants were seven managers from two medium sized companies. One of the companies was from the dairy industry and the other from...