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  1. Materials development training for ABET workers.
    Alkenbrack, Betsy, 2014-03-06T09:34:59Z
    The aim of this study was to develop a high-quality, experience-based, accredited training course that would bring black literacy workers into the ABET materials writing field. The report begins by setting the context of ABET in South Africa, then describing the literature on a wide variety of mat ...
  2. Genetic and serologic characterization of human herpesvirus type 8 (HHV -8) IN South Africa.
    Alagiozoglou, Pandeli (Lee), 2014-03-06T10:03:15Z
    Human herpes virus type 8 (HHV-8) is strongly implicated as the etiological agent of Kaposi’s sarcoma (KS). The incidence of KS in South Africa is increasing in parallel with the HIV-1 epidemic. Molecular and serological prevalence of HHV-8 in HIV-1 infected individuals with and without KS was inve ...
  3. Achieving sustainability in an Adult Basic Education (ABE) Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO): a case study of Project Literacy
    Andrews, Dorothy, 2014-03-06T10:13:55Z
    This research report explores how Project Literacy, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), involved in adult basic education, was able to achieve sustainability by engaging in a comprehensive and ongoing restructuring process. It was mainly the new political dispensation as well as changes in fundin ...
  4. A constructivist critique of outcomes-based education
    Armstrong, Colleen Alice, 2014-03-06T10:28:29Z
    Responses to South African outcomes-based Education (OBE) indicates that much of the criticism focuses on the implementation problems of this new approach. The aim of this research report is to initiate a debate concerning the fundamental psychological assmptio ns of an outcomes-based approach to ed ...
  5. Managerial effectiveness and school performance: case studies of four schools with similar developmental contexts and levels of resources
    Arnott, Angela, 2014-03-06T12:08:16Z
    This research has investigated whether the variation in learner results in schools from similar developmental contexts with similar levels of resourcing can be explained by differences in school management of its resources (both physical and human). The research explores the links between effecti ...
  6. Patients with pulmonary tuberculosis: factors associated with time at diagnosis, and with delay in presentation to health system
    Alam, Mohammed Shamsul, 2014-03-06T12:15:58Z
    The morbidity and mortality from tuberculosis may be influenced by the delay from the onset of symptoms until diagnosis. This study was performed to investigate patient and health services delays in the diagnosis o f pulmonary tuberculosis, and the patients’ explanations for these delays. ...
  7. How economists think neo-classical economics and the treatment of the non-ecoconomic
    Altbeker, Antony, 2014-03-06T12:24:49Z
    "We assume that political systems are rationally devised and rationally employed, which is to say that they are appropriate instruments for the fulfilment of desires of members of the society" (Stigler, 1988b: 210). "[T]he name ‘Auschwitz’ invalidates the presuppositions ... that all that is rea ...
  8. Urban rituals: a study of religious and secular rituals as an informer of the built environment.
    Ashebir, Wossen Wolder-Kidan, 2014-03-07T07:25:23Z
    This dissertation comprises a theoretical exploration and its application to a case study design. It identities with the seldom-overlooked approach to urban design based on a dose examination of existing context This enables design interventions that are place specific and capable of interpretation ...
  9. Radio frequency spectrum, the out of sight, out of mind national strategic resource
    Zimri, Peter John, 2014-03-07T07:25:56Z
    Thesis (M.M. (ICT Policy and Regulation))--University of the Witwatersrand, Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management, Graduate School of Public and Development Management, 2013. ...
  10. The relevance of the Learned Helplessness model for South Africn educators in a transforming education system.
    Atherton, Samantha, 2014-03-07T07:33:31Z
    The transformation of education in South Africa has prompted much literature on the increasing pressure and workload on teachers. Relatively little is known, however, about the potentially harmful psychological effects of this transformation. This study aims to investigate the Learned Helplessness ( ...