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  1. The HIV/AIDS caregiver identity as a double-edged sword: a discourse analysis on HIV/AIDS caregiving in South Africa

    The HIV/AIDS caregiver identity as a double-edged sword: a discourse analysis on HIV/AIDS caregiving in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This article discusses the identity of HIV/AIDS caregivers as constructed by a group of HIV/AIDS caregivers at a non-profit organisation in South Africa. During a 12-month period data were collected through interviews with the organisation's staff and volunteers. Using discourse...
  2. 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...
  3. The Impact of Corporate Control on the Financial Variables of Companies listed on the J.S.E.

    The Impact of Corporate Control on the Financial Variables of Companies listed on the J.S.E.

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: De Ratione
    The effect of different types of corporate control on financial variables of companies are investigated. Three groups of companies representing foreign controlled, owner controlled and conglomerate controlled are matched according to size and industry. Certain financial ratios for each group...
  4. An evaluation of corporate ownership structures on employee, management and shareholder compensation for JSE companies

    An evaluation of corporate ownership structures on employee, management and shareholder compensation for JSE companies

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: De Ratione
    Where corporate ownership and control are separated, the actions of employees and managers are not completely observable by shareholders, because it is virtually Impossible for a diverse group of shareholders (the principals), to monitor the behaviour of employees and managers...
  5. Corporate control, economie conditions and financial performance

    Corporate control, economie conditions and financial performance

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: De Ratione
    The financial characteristics of owner-managed and professionally-managed companies are studied across two decades representing different economic conditions. The results show that professionally-managed companies out-performed the owner-managed companies, and that there are significant differences in financial structures between the two groups...
  6. The self in prejudice

    The self in prejudice

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The self as a psychological construct, and the self in relation to the other has been discussed in psychological and sociological literature for decades, but not much attention has been given to the psychological development of the self in relation...
  7. A qualitative study of young Nigerian family physicians’ views of their specialty

    A qualitative study of young Nigerian family physicians’ views of their specialty

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: In Nigeria, the specialty of family medicine (FM) has endured its own share of identity crises. This study was aimed at generating hypotheses about what describes a practising family physician (FP) and the specialty, according to young Nigerian FPs.
  8. The Effect of Site Preparation and Tending on the Growth of <em>Pinus radiata</em> in the Southern Cape: Five Year Results

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    This paper details the latest results of site preparation and tending experiments in Pinus radiata on regenerated sites, on both Kruisfontein Plantation in the Southern Cape District of the Western Cape Forest Region and Blueliliesbush Plantation in the Tsitsikamma Forest...
  9. Die ekonomiese implikasies van bosverdigting en bosbeheer soos van toepassing op ‘n speenkalfproduksiestelsel in die doringbosveld van die Molopo‐gebied

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    Daar bestaan ‘n dringende behoefte aan ekonomies geregverdigde kostes wat as riglyne kan dien vir bosbeheer in die Molopo‐gebied. In hierdie referaat word so ‘n bedrag beraam.
  10. Effects of four herbicides on the infestation of maize by the nematode <em>Pratylenchus zeae</em>

    Effects of four herbicides on the infestation of maize by the nematode <em>Pratylenchus zeae</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    The effects of atrazine, alachlor, EPTC and 2, 4-D on penetration and reproduction rate of Pratylenchus zeae on maize, were evaluated. The herbicides had no significant influence on the nematode populations.