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  1. Exploring the potential of sustainable utilisation of the baobab tree (Adansonia digitata) to improve food security. A case study of the south-east lowveld of Zimbabwe
    Mugangavari, Beaulah, 2019-12-11T08:58:05Z
    The baobab tree represents a major contribution to rural communities of the south-east lowveld of Zimbabwe. The livelihood base of the study area was largely rain-fed subsistence farming whose production has declined due to frequent droughts. Harvesting of baobab tree products; leaves, fruits and ba ...
  2. The role of enduring vulnerabilities, stressful life events and adaptive processes in newlyweds marital quality and adjustment
    Godana, Andenet Hailie, 2019-12-11T12:32:29Z
    In line with the Vulnerability-Stress-Adaptation (VSA) model of marriage, this study examined the role of neuroticism, stressful life events, mutual problem solving and negative relationship attributions on marital quality and adjustment among a sample of newlywed couples in Addis Ababa. A quanti ...
  3. An exploration of the lived experiences of women accompanying their migrant spouses in South Africa
    Kadzomba, Sarah, 2019-12-11T12:42:31Z
    Early migration across borders predominantly involved movement by males for work. While changing times have seen a considerable increase in the number of female migrants as principal migrants solely for independent employment, women still move as passive participants, who have to play an often obscu ...
  4. Social workers" preparedness, experiences and challenges when rendering social welfare to adolescents abusing chemical substances
    Madisha, Matjie Rahab, 2019-12-11T12:52:08Z
    Chemical substance abuse remains a major global health and social problem in a South African context. Social workers are one of the professionals who provide social welfare services to adolescents abusing chemical substances. However, social workers are not prepared enough in terms of training and w ...
  5. A sociolinguistic exploration of the pedagogical value of children"s oral art forms on a kaleidoscopic cultural terrain: a case of Shona
    Nyoni, Tsitsi, 2019-12-11T13:02:32Z
    The study is a sociolinguistic exploration of the pedagogical value of Shona children’s oral art forms on a changing cultural terrain to situate them within contemporary classroom pedagogy. Critical Discourse Analysis, Afrocentricity and Constructivism are theories that informed the analysis of the ...
  6. An analysis of persuasive elements in the English of advertisements in newspapers in Ghana
    Torto, Richard Torgbor, 2019-12-11T13:10:10Z
    Advertising is a genre of mass media communication which unearths the exceptional qualities of products and services in a persuasive fashion. It is also a form of marketing communication through which business organizations inform the general public about new or improved commercial endeavors. Adv ...
  7. The status of indigenous music in the South African school curriculum with special reference to IsiZulu
    Mkhombo, Sibongile Margaret, 2019-12-11T13:17:21Z
    The research raises concern for the practical and theoretical problems confronting pre-primary to secondary schools regarding the implementation of indigenous African music in the present curriculum. This research investigates the status of indigenous African music in the South African school’s curr ...
  8. At the crossing-places: representations of masculinity in selected 21st century children"s texts
    Robertson, Janice, 2019-12-11T13:25:48Z
    This study explores the representations of masculinity in selected contemporary children’s adventure literature. According to John Stephens (2002:x), a problem for boys, both in narrative fictions and in the world, is that hegemonic masculinity ‘appears simultaneously to propose a schema for behavio ...
  9. Effect of phosphorus application on the performance of four cowpea varieties and two maize varieties under strip intercropping in Limpopo Province
    Nkuna, Mzamani Knowledge, 2019-12-11T06:32:36Z
    Thesis (M.Sc. Agriculture (Agronomy)) -- University of Limpopo, 2019 ...
  10. Degree of nematode resistance in sweet potato cultivar "mafutha" to tropical meloidogyne species
    Nkosi, Simangele Princess, 2019-12-11T06:33:56Z
    Thesis (M.Sc. Agriculture (Agronomy) -- University of Limpopo, 2019 ...