Articles by Keyword: Phenomenological

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  1. Experiences of Newly Married Black Women Staying with the Extended Family in a Township in South Africa

    Experiences of Newly Married Black Women Staying with the Extended Family in a Township in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We report the results of a phenomenological study on the experiences of newly married black women staying with extended family in South African townships. Our goals for the study included in-depth interviews on experiences and guidelines to facilitate these women's...
  2. Lived Experiences of Subclinical Eating Disorder: Female Students' Perceptions

    Lived Experiences of Subclinical Eating Disorder: Female Students' Perceptions

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to obtain an “insiders' perspective” on the lived experience of Subclinical Eating Disorder (SED) in female university students. Participants were 30 white, undergraduate females from the Potchefstroom campus of the North-West University in South...
  3. Experience of Women after a Spontaneous Abortion

    Experience of Women after a Spontaneous Abortion

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The objective of this research was to explore and describe the experience of women after a spontaneous abortion to facilitate the mental health of these women in future. The participants in this study were seven white South African (ages range...
  4. Experiences of Managers of Aggression in the Workplace

    Experiences of Managers of Aggression in the Workplace

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explored and described the experiences of workplace aggression by managers in a northern South African district. Participants were seven managers from two medium sized companies. One of the companies was from the dairy industry and the other from...
  5. The Experiences of Self-Injury Amongst Adolescents and Young Adults within a South African Context

    The Experiences of Self-Injury Amongst Adolescents and Young Adults within a South African Context

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of the study was to explore the experiences of self-injury among adolescents and young adults within the South African context. The participants were twelve university students who had self-injured in their adolescence (females = 92%). The data were...
  6. Dimensions of Job Satisfaction Identified Among South African Black Middle-level Managers: A Qualitative Investigation

    Dimensions of Job Satisfaction Identified Among South African Black Middle-level Managers: A Qualitative Investigation

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of the present study was to identify the factors contributing to job satisfaction for black middle-level managers and to contextualise these factors in terms of Afrocentric values and South Africa's socio-political and historical background. The sample comprised eight...
  7. The phenomenology of bodily care: caregivers' experiences with AIDS patients before antiretroviral therapies in Lesotho

    The phenomenology of bodily care: caregivers' experiences with AIDS patients before antiretroviral therapies in Lesotho

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This study provides an account of caregivers' experiences with the bodily care of AIDS patients before antiretroviral therapies were available in the public health sector in Lesotho. It describes the mechanisms through which the body may become a stressor in...
  8. Exploring the bullying behaviours experienced by South African domestic workers

    Exploring the bullying behaviours experienced by South African domestic workers

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article phenomenologically explores the nature of bullying behaviours as experienced by domestic workers in South Africa. Participants were a convenience sample of 10 black female domestic workers (age range = 27 to 53 years, work experience = 3 to...
  9. Adolescent boys with obesity: The lived experiences

    Adolescent boys with obesity: The lived experiences

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored and described the lived experiences of adolescent boys who are obese. Participants were a purposive sample of nine boys between the ages of 13 and 18, six of them currently with obesity and with BMI levels at...