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  1. What does the new century offer range science in southern Africa?

    What does the new century offer range science in southern Africa?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Range Science, as a developing discipline in southern Africa, is reviewed over its 60 years of formal existence. The context of the African political and socia-economic environment is used as a background to examine the impact that range science has...
  2. Organisational commitment and job retention among nurses in a South African setting: An exploratory study

    Organisational commitment and job retention among nurses in a South African setting: An exploratory study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The objective of this article was to determine the influence of Human Resource Management practices (compensation and reward practices, performance evaluation practices and managerial leadership practices) on organisational commitment and retention of nurses in a South African public hospital setting...
  3. Black Jack: Do company benefits and feelings have an impact on my happiness?

    Black Jack: Do company benefits and feelings have an impact on my happiness?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to determine whether casino employees’ benefits and their feelings about the company influence their experienced happiness. A total of 1 502 casino employees were surveyed (females = 57%; males = 43%). They completed a...
  4. Issues faced by hotel human resource managers in Alexandria, Egypt

    Issues faced by hotel human resource managers in Alexandria, Egypt

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    This study investigates challenges faced by human resource (HR) managers and their practices to cope in hotels of Alexandria city, Egypt. The researcher undertook semi-structured interviews with HR managers in four- and five-star hotels in Alexandria. The study findings revealed...
  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. An investigation into soil fertility in two resource-poor farming communities in KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa)

    An investigation into soil fertility in two resource-poor farming communities in KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa)

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Low soil fertility is one of the major constraints affecting agriculture in Africa, a phenomenon that is also evident in fields of resource-poor farmers in KwaZulu-Natal. However, nutrient depletion status is field specific. This paper investigates the hypothesis that among...
  7. COASTAL AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS, CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES IN NIGERIA

    COASTAL AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS, CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES IN NIGERIA

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Aquatic Sciences
    The coastal ecosystems in Nigeria are classified into four broad regions according to differences in general morphology, vegetation and beach type. They are the barrier lagoon complex, the transgressive mud beach, the Niger delta and the strand coast. The delta...
  8. The challenge of integrated rangeland monitoring: synthesis address

    The challenge of integrated rangeland monitoring: synthesis address

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    The need to balance biodiversity conservation with sustainable development, though widely agreed upon, is elusive in practice. Human societies are increasingly disconnected from the ecosystems which support them. The loosening connection and growing scientific acceptance that ecosystems are complex, dynamic,...
  9. Challenges and opportunities in the use of remote sensing for C<sub>3</sub> and C<sub>4</sub> grass species discrimination and mapping

    Challenges and opportunities in the use of remote sensing for C<sub>3</sub> and C<sub>4</sub> grass species discrimination and mapping

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Changes in the composition of plant functional type (PFT) activities are expected to accompany a changing climate. In tropical montane grasslands, such changes are predicted to follow shifts in the percentage cover and abundance of species following the C3 and...
  10. Livestock and the rangeland commons in South Africa's land and agrarian reform

    Livestock and the rangeland commons in South Africa's land and agrarian reform

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Land and agrarian reform has the potential to expand South Africa's rangeland commons and enhance their contribution to the livelihoods of the rural poor, yet to a large extent this has been an opportunity missed. Shifting policy agendas have prioritised...