Articles by Keyword: Antisocial Attitudes And Associates

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  1. A criminogenic profile of a sample of South African high school learners

    A criminogenic profile of a sample of South African high school learners

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated the prevalence of criminogenic risk factors among South African high school learners. A sample of 312 high school learners attending a secondary (high) school in the Gauteng province of South Africa were surveyed (55.3% = female). They...
  2. FRESHWATER FISH CONSERVATION IN SOUTH AFRICA: A RISING TIDE

    FRESHWATER FISH CONSERVATION IN SOUTH AFRICA: A RISING TIDE

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Limnological Society of Southern Africa
    Attitudes towards the conservation of South African indigenous freshwater fishes have changed radically. Initially alien sport angling species were the focus of fisheries interest and local fishes were considered worthless. Gradually, in response to the work of collectors, taxonomists and...
  3. Knowledge, Beliefs and Attitudes Regarding Abortion in South Africa Among a Sample of University Students

    Knowledge, Beliefs and Attitudes Regarding Abortion in South Africa Among a Sample of University Students

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    A survey study design was used to determine the knowledge of a sample of South African university students regarding the Choice on Termination of Pregnancy (CTOP) Act and their beliefs and attitudes toward abortion. A total of 146 (110 female,...
  4. Lay Perceptions of Psychotherapists in South Africa

    Lay Perceptions of Psychotherapists in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study investigated South African layperson perceptions of psychotherapists. Participants were 10 males and 25 females (Whites = 23, Blacks = 10, Coloreds = 2; age range 20 to 59). Semi structured interviews were used to study expectations, attitudes and...
  5. Teacher Attitudes towards the Inclusion of Children with Mild Hearing Impairments into the Regular School Settings

    Teacher Attitudes towards the Inclusion of Children with Mild Hearing Impairments into the Regular School Settings

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined the attitudes of a sample of Zimbabwean teachers towards the inclusion of children with mild hearing impairments. Two hundred and forty-six primary school teachers participated in the study. The teachers completed the modified Attitude Toward Mainstreaming Questionnaire...
  6. Knowledge, Attitudes and Beliefs Regarding HIV/AIDS among Adolescents in a Rural Secondary School in the Eastern Cape

    Knowledge, Attitudes and Beliefs Regarding HIV/AIDS among Adolescents in a Rural Secondary School in the Eastern Cape

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examined knowledge, attitudes and beliefs regarding HIV/AIDS among adolescents at a rural secondary school in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Participants comprised of 120 Grade 7 to 9 learners (males =46; females =74; age range 12 to 19...
  7. Young Rural Males in South Africa Speak on Teenage Pregnancy: “It's Really Her Problem”

    Young Rural Males in South Africa Speak on Teenage Pregnancy: “It's Really Her Problem”

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to explore the attitudes, beliefs and behaviours of school-going rural males in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa on teenage pregnancy. Two methods of data collection were used, namely, a quantitative survey with a sample of 294...
  8. The Influence of Mode of Test Administration on Test Performance

    The Influence of Mode of Test Administration on Test Performance

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examined the influence of mode of test administration (paper based or computer-based) on anxiety levels and test performance. Participants were 44 learners (males = 22, females = 22) from three schools in Johannesburg, South Africa who completed both...
  9. Knowledge, Attitudes and Perceptions of HIV and AIDS by Rural South African Secondary School Learners

    Knowledge, Attitudes and Perceptions of HIV and AIDS by Rural South African Secondary School Learners

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We investigated the knowledge, attitudes and perceptions of secondary school learners (Grade 10 to 12) towards HIV/AIDS. Two hundred learners attending two rural village schools were participants (males =106, females =94, mean age = 16.5 years, SD = 2.4). Data...
  10. Treating Anti-social Behavior in Adolescents: A Comparison of Multi-modal and Psychodynamic Oriented Group Interventions

    Treating Anti-social Behavior in Adolescents: A Comparison of Multi-modal and Psychodynamic Oriented Group Interventions

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study compared the efficacy of a multimodal intervention (MMI) and a psychodynamic oriented group intervention (POGI) on antisocial behavior among Nigerian adolescents. A pretest-posttest design was used. Forty-one adolescents drawn from the streets of a Nigerian city (N =20),...