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  1. Finding Voice: The Photovoice Method of Data Collection in HIV and AIDS-Related Research

    Finding Voice: The Photovoice Method of Data Collection in HIV and AIDS-Related Research

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examined the efficacy of photovoice as a research technique to explore the lives of children and families living in the context of HIV and AIDS. Participants were volunteers at a Day Care and Support Centre (n=18), and members...
  2. Sex and the Right to HIV/AIDS Education in Early Childhood

    Sex and the Right to HIV/AIDS Education in Early Childhood

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored how early childhood teachers (n=5) and young children (n=174) (age range 7 to 8 years; males = 81; females = 93) in two primary schools constructed and interpreted the right to HIV/AIDS education. Data were captured using...
  3. 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...
  4. Researching HIV/AIDS, Education & Childhood in the African Context

    Researching HIV/AIDS, Education & Childhood in the African Context

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article offers a reflective review of 12 articles and 4 brief reports included in this special issue of the International Journal of Psychology in Africa with the theme, ‘HIV/AIDS, education and childhood in the African context’. Muthukrishna and Ramsuran...
  5. Coping with Life's Challenges in the 21<sup>st</sup> Century: A Three-Pronged Strategy

    Coping with Life's Challenges in the 21<sup>st</sup> Century: A Three-Pronged Strategy

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The demands and challenges of life in the 21st century are such that an ‘academic-rationalistic’ view of intelligence needs to be replaced with a more holistic view of intelligence as a multi-faceted construct. However, merely replacing the traditional view with...
  6. Reasons and Justifications Used by Child Abuse Perpetrators in Zimbabwean Schools

    Reasons and Justifications Used by Child Abuse Perpetrators in Zimbabwean Schools

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study sought to determine reasons and justifications used by child abuse perpetrators as viewed by education officers who handle and process cases of child abuse by teachers in Zimbabwe. Six education officers were interviewed. They were purposefully selected for...
  7. Violence Against Children and the Effect on Education

    Violence Against Children and the Effect on Education

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study investigated the types of violence and the effect on children's education in Kakamega district, Kenya. Participants were 150 children (58 males, 92 females; age range up to 17 years). Data were collected using a questionnaire. Analysis was done...
  8. South African Educators' Voice on the Potential Role of Traditional Healers (THs) in Education Support Services

    South African Educators' Voice on the Potential Role of Traditional Healers (THs) in Education Support Services

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this qualitative research was to explore and describe perceptions of the potential role of traditional healers in education support services. Participants were 42 teachers (males = 13, females = 29) from a school district in the Eastern...
  9. 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...
  10. Student Teachers' Reflections of a Community Service Learning Experience

    Student Teachers' Reflections of a Community Service Learning Experience

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined student teachers' reflections on being involved in a social responsibility project in a community setting. Participants were 71 beginning students in two sequential cohorts (cohort 1 = 34, cohort 2 = 37). Data on their community learning...