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  1. Exploring the Impact of Self-Directed Team Learning in an Air Traffic Control Environment

    Exploring the Impact of Self-Directed Team Learning in an Air Traffic Control Environment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Experienced military air traffic controllers (25 respondents, males = 15, females = 10, years of experience = less than one year = 5 respondents, more than one year but less than three years = 11 respondents and more than three...
  2. Categories of Human Risk Factors Which Impact on the Psychological Fitness of Construction Workers: A Review of the Evidence

    Categories of Human Risk Factors Which Impact on the Psychological Fitness of Construction Workers: A Review of the Evidence

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This systematic review sought to identify and examine the evidence on human factors which impact on the psychological fitness of construction workers. Studies were reviewed spanning the period from 1966 to 2012. Database searches included 135 ScienceDirect and EBSCOHost sources,...
  3. Wellness programme and health policy development at a large faith-based organisation in Khayelitsha, South Africa

    Wellness programme and health policy development at a large faith-based organisation in Khayelitsha, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This paper presents a case study of wellness programme and health policy development based on an HIV/AIDS organisation's Khayelitsha site in the Western Cape Province, South Africa. The study examines the different challenges that the organisation faces in relation to...
  4. Exploring the potential of host-environment relationships in the control of schistosomiasis in Africa

    Exploring the potential of host-environment relationships in the control of schistosomiasis in Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    A number of human disease prevalences are supported by host-parasite-environment interactions. One such disease is schistosomiasis. Schistosoma parasites are transmitted between the snail intermediate hosts and mammalian definitive hosts in an aquatic environment. This host-environment link determines the parasite transmission...
  5. Conserving rangeland resources <em>die bewaring van veldhulpbronne</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    The aims of the paper are to (1) identify the properties of conservation, (2) explain its poor implementation, and (3) propose remedies.
  6. Some factors effecting the dry matter production of lucerne cultivars

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    Dry matter yields of lucerne cultivars were affected by different factors. A simple equation is given for predicting total dry matter yield of irrigated lucerne based on mean maximum temperatures in January.
  7. Factors affecting the activity of atrazine in plants and soil

    Factors affecting the activity of atrazine in plants and soil

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Available research findings concerning (he activity of atrazine in the plant and soil are presented in a brief review. The role of the environment is emphasized. This review is supplemented by recent research results of the University of Pretoria concerning...
  8. The persistence in soil and phytotoxicity on dry beans of alachlor and metolachlor as affected by climatic factors

    The persistence in soil and phytotoxicity on dry beans of alachlor and metolachlor as affected by climatic factors

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    The persistence of alachlor (2-chloro-2′, 6′-diethyl-N-methoxymethylacetanilide) and metolachlor [2-chloro-6′-ethyl-N-(2-methoxy-1-methylethyl)acet-O-toluidide] in soil was determined over an 80-day period at temperatures ranging from 5 to 50°C. Soils were maintained at either 50 or 100% of field capacity. The herbicides were less persistent...
  9. Invloed van sekere grondeienskappe op aktiwiteit van atrasien

    Invloed van sekere grondeienskappe op aktiwiteit van atrasien

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Die aktiwiteit van atrasien is in biotoetse onder gekontroleerde toestande ondersoek in 43 gronde vanaf 29 lokaliteite geleë in die somerreënvalstreek van Suid-Afrika. Sojabone en hawer is in afsonderlike proewe as toetsgewas gebruik. Geselekteerde grondeienskappe is met atrasienaktiwiteit gekorreleer. In...