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  1. Aesthetics of Muslim public and community formations in Cape Town: observations of an anthropologist

    Aesthetics of Muslim public and community formations in Cape Town: observations of an anthropologist

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Anthropology Southern Africa
    This paper explores the implications of the arrival of Muslim Somali immigrants for the emergence of other Muslim communities in post-apartheid Cape Town. The ethnography unpacks the complexity and diversity of Somali identity formation, their culturally distinct politics of aesthetics...
  2. The Moderating Effect of Self-efficacy on Job Insecurity and Organisational Commitment Among Nigerian Public Servants

    The Moderating Effect of Self-efficacy on Job Insecurity and Organisational Commitment Among Nigerian Public Servants

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined the moderating role of self-efficacy in the relationship between perceived job insecurity and organisational commitment of survivors of retrenchment among Nigerian public workers. Using a cross-sectional survey, data was collected from 186 survivors. Hierarchical multiple regression analysis...
  3. Understanding Islamic Perspective of Mental Health and Psychotherapy

    Understanding Islamic Perspective of Mental Health and Psychotherapy

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This paper is an attempt to provide foundational information about Islamic perspective of mental health and psychotherapy. It further highlights the historical contribution of Muslim philosophers and physicians to the field of psychotherapy. In the aftermath of the 9/11 and...
  4. Emotional Intelligence, Work, and Psychological Outcomes in a Public Service Context

    Emotional Intelligence, Work, and Psychological Outcomes in a Public Service Context

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examines the role of emotional intelligence in the relationship between work context (conceptualised as job demands and job resources) and psychological outcomes (conceptualised as engagement and psychological well-being) in a sample of public sector employees (N=459). The Job...
  5. Self-efficacy, Work, and Psychological Outcomes in a Public Service Context

    Self-efficacy, Work, and Psychological Outcomes in a Public Service Context

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined the prediction of psychological outcomes (conceptualized as psychological well-being and engagement) by general self-efficacy (GSE) and work context (conceptualized as job demands and job resources). The role of GSE as a moderator between work context and psychological...
  6. Lay Counsellors' Experiences of Delivering HIV Counselling Services in Public Health Facilities in a Eastern Cape Province District of South Africa

    Lay Counsellors' Experiences of Delivering HIV Counselling Services in Public Health Facilities in a Eastern Cape Province District of South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined experiences of lay counsellors who provide HIV counselling services to identify potential HIV counselling needs. Qualitative and quantitative interview data were collected from 74 lay counsellors from a sample of Eastern Cape Province district's health facilities (n=74)...
  7. Cancer Treatment in South Africa: A Narrative Literature Review

    Cancer Treatment in South Africa: A Narrative Literature Review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Due to the advances in cancer treatment, there are a growing number of cancer survivors. Finishing treatment rarely indicates the end of the cancer experience. As a result, cancer management has shifted from an acute care model to one that...
  8. Experiences of Managers and Healthcare Personnel Involved in a Functional Healthcare Public Private Partnership

    Experiences of Managers and Healthcare Personnel Involved in a Functional Healthcare Public Private Partnership

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the experiences of managers and healthcare personnel involved in a functional healthcare public private partnership (PPP) in a semi-rural area situated in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. Data on how managers and healthcare personnel experienced their...
  9. The impact of reduced drug prices on the cost-effectiveness of HAART in South Africa

    The impact of reduced drug prices on the cost-effectiveness of HAART in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    South Africa has started 'rolling out' highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART) through the public health sector, but implementation has been slow. Studies have shown that in Africa AIDS prevention may be more cost-effective than providing HAART; such published results provide...
  10. The future of AIDS in Africa: lessons from two scenario projects

    The future of AIDS in Africa: lessons from two scenario projects

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Scenario planning or futures studies have their origin in military planning, but have also been used with great success in the private sector, most notably in the energy industry. UNAIDS and the South African financial services group Metropolitan each recently...