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  1. A Cross-Cultural Exploration: Body Image in Older Black and White Women in the Workplace

    A Cross-Cultural Exploration: Body Image in Older Black and White Women in the Workplace

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated body image attitudes in a non-clinical sample of black and white older professional women in the workplace in South Africa. Participants were 125 professional women (white woman n=76 and black women n = 49). They completed the...
  2. A morphological study on species of African <em>Mormyrus</em> (Teleostei: Mormyridae) and their electric organ discharges

    A morphological study on species of African <em>Mormyrus</em> (Teleostei: Mormyridae) and their electric organ discharges

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    Five species of Mormyrus Linné 1758, three from West Africa and one each from East and southern Africa, were compared morphologically, and their electric organ discharges (EODs) recorded in the field. The five species were morphologically well differentiated in terms...
  3. Patient safety and nutrition: is there a connection?

    Patient safety and nutrition: is there a connection?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Nutrition care is not always recognised as a patient safety issue. This article explores the origins of the patient safety initiative and seeks to identify possible connections between nutrition care and patient safety. Examples of tools that can be used...
  4. Eating behaviour, eating attitude and body mass index of dietetic students versus non-dietetic majors: a South African perspective

    Eating behaviour, eating attitude and body mass index of dietetic students versus non-dietetic majors: a South African perspective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objectives: The objective was to determine and compare the eating behaviour, eating attitude and body mass index (BMI) of dietetic students to those of non-dietetic majors.
  5. Spatial variation in meristic and morphometric characteristics of sardine <em>Sardinops sagax</em> around the coast of southern Africa

    Spatial variation in meristic and morphometric characteristics of sardine <em>Sardinops sagax</em> around the coast of southern Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    Spatial variability in phenotypic characteristics within a fish population may be used to infer the existence of multiple stocks, and knowledge of the population structure of exploited species is important for their sustainable management. In this study we investigated geographic...
  6. The effect of stocking rate and lick supplementation on the performance of lactating beef cows and its impact on Highland Sourveld

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    The Highland Sourveld of Natal is an important beef producing area. Although it covers only 13% of the total area of the province, it supports 18% of the beef cattle population.
  7. Grazing behaviour and diet selection of Barotse cattle on a communally grazed floodplain in west Zambia

    Grazing behaviour and diet selection of Barotse cattle on a communally grazed floodplain in west Zambia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Grazing behaviour and diet selection of cattle were studied on a communally grazed floodplain and its adjacent wooded uplands in western Zambia to identify the interaction between basic herd management practices, foraging behaviour and body condition of cattle. On average,...
  8. The effect of supplements of crop residues based diets on the performance of steers grazed on natural pasture during the dry season

    The effect of supplements of crop residues based diets on the performance of steers grazed on natural pasture during the dry season

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Twenty-four White Fulani steers, 20-26 months old, mean initial live weight of 270.6 ± 0.5kg, were divided into three treatment groups to investigate the effects of crop residues supplementation on performance when grazed on natural pasture during the dry season...
  9. Analysis of factors affecting milk yield of Ankole cows grazed on natural range pastures in Uganda

    Analysis of factors affecting milk yield of Ankole cows grazed on natural range pastures in Uganda

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Effects of seasonal rainfall (RF) and maximum temperature (Tm) variations on milk yield of Ankole cows grazed solely on range pastures were investigated. The resulting changes in herbage growth (HG), herbage yields (HY), herbage crude protein (CPh) and neutral detergent...
  10. Exploring the Application of Actuarial Criminology in Southern Africa

    Exploring the Application of Actuarial Criminology in Southern Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    In response to the declared intent of the White Paper on Corrections (Department of Corrections, 2005) to transform prisons into needs-based centers of reform, the Self-appraisal Questionnaire (SAQ) was used to explore its potential as a reliable and valid prediction...