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  1. Fun, animal welfare or community development? Understanding young tourists’ preferences for a wildlife tourism package

    Fun, animal welfare or community development? Understanding young tourists’ preferences for a wildlife tourism package

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    This paper explores the impact of young travellers’ value orientations on their choice for a wildlife tourism package. On the basis of existing literature, four different packages were designed: one mirroring the traditional offer of wildlife tourism as a hedonic...
  2. Change as a travel benefit: Exploring the impact of travel experiences on Italian youth

    Change as a travel benefit: Exploring the impact of travel experiences on Italian youth

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    This paper aims, firstly, at identifying the main dimensions of perceived change induced in young people by a travel experience and, secondly, at understanding which dimensions of the tourism experience have the greatest influence on this change. A survey was...
  3. Understanding memorable tourism experiences: A case study

    Understanding memorable tourism experiences: A case study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    The desire for new experiences that are truly authentic has become an important mainstream in the tourism industry. The main goal of this empirical case study was twofold: 1) To determine which concept of authenticity in tourism literature is most...
  4. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Experienced by Survivors of School Violence in South Africa: Sex and Age Differences

    Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Experienced by Survivors of School Violence in South Africa: Sex and Age Differences

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study investigated sex and age differences in the experiences of posttraumatic stress disorder by survivors of school violence in urban and rural schools in the Eastern Cape area of South Africa. One hundred and thirty five survivors of school...
  5. Effects of Mediated Learning Experience, Tutor Support and Peer Collaborative Learning on Academic Achievement and Intellectual Functioning among College Students

    Effects of Mediated Learning Experience, Tutor Support and Peer Collaborative Learning on Academic Achievement and Intellectual Functioning among College Students

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The main objective of this study was to investigate the effects of mediated learning experience, tutor support and peer collaborative learning on academic achievement and intellectual functioning. The sample comprised 111 first year engineering students (males=38, females=73, age range =16–23),...
  6. Career Development for Psychology Students through an Inpatient Mental Health Volunteer Programme

    Career Development for Psychology Students through an Inpatient Mental Health Volunteer Programme

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We report on a volunteer programme for undergraduate psychology students, as a prospective career pathway into the inpatient mental health context. Data on motives for joining the programme, as well as their expectations and career plans were collected from 56...
  7. 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)...
  8. Teachers' Experience of Aggression in a Secondary School: Case study

    Teachers' Experience of Aggression in a Secondary School: Case study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explored and described the experience of aggression on teachers by students in a secondary school. Participants were a purposive sample of 8 (males = 3, females = 5, language group= Afrikaans and English, range in years of experience...
  9. Psychological Dimensions of Unemployment: A Gender Comparison Between Belgian and South African Unemployed

    Psychological Dimensions of Unemployment: A Gender Comparison Between Belgian and South African Unemployed

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study sought to compare South African and Belgian unemployed in their subjective experience of unemployment, committed towards employment and job search behaviour. We also considered gender differences regarding the psychological dimensions of unemployment between Belgium and South Africa. A...
  10. Traumatic Experiences and PTSD Among Adolescent Congolese Refugees in Uganda: A Preliminary Study

    Traumatic Experiences and PTSD Among Adolescent Congolese Refugees in Uganda: A Preliminary Study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined experienced traumatic events and the related Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) amongst a sample of 89 adolescent Congolese refugees (56 females and 33 males) at a refugee camp in Uganda. Data was collected using a questionnaire, and analyzed...