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  • Mapotse, Tomé Awshar (2014-07-27)
    This article reports on how action research (AR) was influential in designing an educational instrument to contribute to emancipating teachers with no formal training to teach technology as a subject in secondary schools. ...
  • Tshehla, Sam (Reseach Institute for Theology and Religion, 2013-11)
    “What if Africa were to become the hub for global science?” is the title of a recent BBC News report. It is inspired by “real, serious scientific work ... taking place now in sub-Saharan Africa,” which raises the question ...
  • Gericke, George (Reseach Institute for Theology and Religion, 2013-11)
    The (human) genome functions as an open system within human nutritional, economic, cultural, intellectual and emotional contexts. Of profound importance is the extent of free will that emerged with our cognitive ...
  • Bentley, Wessel (Reseach Institute for Theology and Religion, 2013-11)
    In this article, the tension between the notions of emergence and Christian dogmatics is discussed. Christian dogmatics serves the function of grounding the Christian faith in its historic identity, guarding against ...
  • Durand, Francois (Reseach Institute for Theology and Religion, 2013-11)
    Science is the way in which humankind explore and understand the physical universe. The biological sciences and especially the zoological sciences provide us with an understanding of ourselves – how we function, how ...
  • Dawit, A.L.; Van der Merwe, M.M.; Smith, J.E. (Unisa, 2010)
    A quantitative, descriptive, explorative, contextual study was conducted to determine pharmacists' and drug vendors' levels of knowledge, and attitudes towards and practices of emergency contraceptives (ECs) services in ...
  • Sonnekus, I.P.; Louw, W.P.; Wilson, Hentie (Unisa Press, 2006)
    The University of South Africa (Unisa) is one of the mega distance education institutions in the world as it has approximately 250 000 learners. This article describes the developing learner support model being implemented ...
  • Bornman, Elirea (2010)
    Theorists acknowledge the possibility of multiple group identification where groups are imbedded in hierarchical structures that can change as the environment changes. This article investigates national, subnational, and ...
  • De Villiers, M.R. (Ruth); Dersley, Rob (2003)
    Technology is playing a part in the struggle against HIV/AIDS in Africa. Edu-Touch is a multi-media HIV/AIDS-awareness and health-care training system designed for indigenous people and operated by touch-technology. This ...
  • Levy, Michael; Grewal, Dhruv; Kopalle, Praveen; Hess, James (International Retail and Marketing Review, 2007)
    This article represents the first of several editorials to appear in the Journal of Retailing designed to examine the nexus between retail practice and research, with the goal of stimulating further research. This essay ...
  • Bornman, Elirea (Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns, 2005)
    Emigration among Afrikaans-speaking whites today In contrast to the optimistic belief that a new dispensation would lead to reconciliation and harmony in the heterogeneous South African population, the post-1994 period ...
  • Bornman, Elirea (Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns, 2005)
    In contrast to the optimistic belief that a new dispensation would lead to reconciliation and harmony in the heterogeneous South African population, the post-1994 period has been characterised by an exodus of highly skilled ...
  • Coetzee, Melinde; Harry, N. (Academic Press, 2014)
    Emotional intelligence and career adaptability are crucial psychosocial meta-capacities for successful adaptation in various spheres of life, including the realm of careers. However, little is known about the relationship ...
  • Potgieter, I.L.; Coetzee, Melinde (Working Group for African Psychology, 2013)
    This study determined the influence of individuals’ emotional intelligence on their psychosocial employability attributes. A cross-sectional quantitative survey was conducted. A non-probability sample of 304 employed p ...
  • Shaw-Taylor, Eva (Church History Society of Southern Africa, 2011-12)
    My premise is that apartheid created the “empire” system in South Africa, with its resulting consumerist culture; the western/European style of living and presentation has become the norm for a majority of South Africans. ...
  • Snyman, Gerrie (Church History Society of Southern Africa, 2011-12)
    The author proposes a hermeneutic of vulnerability as part of a programme of an ethics of interpretation whereby readers not only become aware of what the effect of their reading or interpretation will be on others and ...
  • Oosthuizen, Rudolf M.; Koortzen, Pieter (2007)
    he general aim of the research was to theoretically and empirically study and evaluate job and family stressors amongst firefighters in the South African context. This also included an empirical evaluation of the stress ...
  • Potgieter, I.L.; Coetzee, Melinde (OASIS OpenJournals, 2013)
    Orientation: The demand for sustained employability and a proactive career agency has led to a renewed interest in the dispositional and psychological attributes of students and employees – like their employability attributes ...
  • Coetzee, Melinde; Beukes, Christopher J (2010-11)
    This study explored the relationship between the employability and career support satisfaction and emotional intelligence of a convenience sample of predominantly black (N = 590) South African adolescents (mean age 17, ...
  • Nienaber, H.; Martins, Nico (MCSER Publishing, Rome-Italy, 2014)
    Employee engagement is important as it contributes to an organisation’s competitive advantage and improved performance. Despite heightened attention different conceptualisations, measures and explanations of ‘engagement’ ...

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