Articles by Keyword: Heritage Dimensions

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  1. A conceptual model of heritage dimensions and agrotourism: Perspective of Nandi County in Kenya

    A conceptual model of heritage dimensions and agrotourism: Perspective of Nandi County in Kenya

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    Conceptual frameworks have previously been used to give a structure to research that essentially simplifies thinking and clarifies issues, while at the same time providing a common reference point. Agrotourism is fast emerging as a key player in the activation...
  2. Socio-economic transitions influence vegetation change in the communal rangelands of the South African lowveld

    Socio-economic transitions influence vegetation change in the communal rangelands of the South African lowveld

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    The importance of the human dimensions of vegetation change in rangelands is increasingly being acknowledged. However, surprisingly little research is directed at advancing our understanding of the relationships between socio-economic factors and state of the vegetation in these systems. There...
  3. A novel method for estimating tree dimensions and calculating canopy volume using digital photography

    A novel method for estimating tree dimensions and calculating canopy volume using digital photography

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Studies on plant phenology and browse capacity require effective methods to rapidly quantify plant dimensions such as tree height, height of maximum canopy diameter, height of first leaves, maximum canopy diameter, and diameter of trunk(s) at height of first leaves...
  4. The Meaning of Emotion in the White Afrikaans Language Group: A Componential Emotion Theory Approach

    The Meaning of Emotion in the White Afrikaans Language Group: A Componential Emotion Theory Approach

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study determined the meaning of emotion in a sample of white Afrikaans-speaking adults (n=120; males =32, females=88, age range =18–48+ years). Data were collected using the Meaning Grid (Scherer, 2005). The analysis examined the factor loadings of emotion words...
  5. Thirty years of monitoring traditional fish trap catches at Kosi Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, and management implications

    Thirty years of monitoring traditional fish trap catches at Kosi Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, and management implications

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    The catches of the traditional fish traps in the Kosi Bay estuarine lakes were monitored over a 30-year period from 1981 to 2010. Monitoring data were used to provide estimates of, and insights into, catch size and species composition as...
  6. Shallow waters: social science research in South Africa's marine environment

    Shallow waters: social science research in South Africa's marine environment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    This paper provides an overview of social science research in the marine environment of South Africa for the period 1994–2012. A bibliography based on a review of relevant literature and social science projects funded under the SEAChange programme of the...
  7. Movement patterns of surf-zone fish species in a subtropical marine protected area on the east coast of South Africa

    Movement patterns of surf-zone fish species in a subtropical marine protected area on the east coast of South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    A long-term mark-recapture study was used to assess the movement patterns of surf-zone fishes in the St Lucia Marine Reserve, a marine protected area within the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, a World Heritage Site on the east coast of South Africa...
  8. Indigenizing counselling valuing the afterlife with the Igbo of south eastern Nigeria: a case for <em>ino-uwa</em> based intervention

    Indigenizing counselling valuing the afterlife with the Igbo of south eastern Nigeria: a case for <em>ino-uwa</em> based intervention

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examines prospects for the utilization of the concept of ino-uwa practised by the Igbo cultural-linguistic community of South Eastern Nigeria to understand and address counselling needs of a child and his family. Ino-uwa is the cultural familial scaffold...
  9. Profit smoothing in industrial companies listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    Profit smoothing in industrial companies listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: De Ratione
    This study evaluated the extent to which profit smoothing is practised in the industrial sector of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), identified the smoothing dimensions most likely to be used and evaluated the impact of ex ante profit patterns on...
  10. How relevant are Hofstede&rsquo;s dimensions for inter-cultural studies? A replication of Hofstede&rsquo;s research among current international business students

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal:
    In the present study the cultural dimensions of the well known Dutch researcher Geert Hofstede were tested on a sample of international business students. The sample consisted of 1 033 students from the Netherlands, Germany, China, South Africa and Qatar. The findings...