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  1. Fifty-five-year longevity for the largest member of the family Sparidae: the endemic red steenbras <em>Petrus rupestris</em> from South Africa

    Fifty-five-year longevity for the largest member of the family Sparidae: the endemic red steenbras <em>Petrus rupestris</em> from South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    A previous study that explored the age and growth of red steenbras Petrus rupestris (Valenciennes, 1830), a large sparid (family Sparidae, seabreams or porgies) endemic to South Africa and reported to approach 2 m in length, provided estimates as a...
  2. A Review of the Dendrochronology and Radiocarbon Calibration Relationship

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    The history of dendrochronology is traced from the discovery of the method to prove astronomic sun-spot cycles to its use in archaeology for dating purposes. The principles and problems of both dendrochronology and radiocarbon 14C dating are described and the...
  3. Prevalence of Dating Violence and Socioeconomic Status

    Prevalence of Dating Violence and Socioeconomic Status

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined the prevalence of dating violence and its association with family-of-origin socioeconomic status among a sample of 253 undergraduate students (135 women and 118 men). Participants ranged in age from 18 to 25 years old, were unmarried, were...
  4. Dating and Identity Development Among IsiXhosa Speaking Adolescents

    Dating and Identity Development Among IsiXhosa Speaking Adolescents

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored dating and identity development among IsiXhosa speaking adolescents in South Africa. The participants were 40 Grade 12 learners (females = 50%) aged between 17 and 24 years. Data were collected using identity status interviews and analyzed descriptively...
  5. Accidental hand grenade blast injuries in the Transkei region of South Africa: A case report

    Accidental hand grenade blast injuries in the Transkei region of South Africa: A case report

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    During the apartheid era in South Africa explosive blasts were common. Transkei was the lynchpin of the government's homeland policy, and a major centre for the struggle against apartheid. Weapons and ammunition were stolen from the South African factories and...
  6. Perceptions of dating violence by undergraduate students at a South African university

    Perceptions of dating violence by undergraduate students at a South African university

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the perceptions of South African university undergraduate students regarding dating violence in their institution of higher learning. Snowball sampling was used to select eight undergraduate students for participation in the study (females = 62.5%, age range 20 to 24...