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  1. Asleep in a glass coffin : fairy tales as illuminating attitudes to women in the novels of Charles Dickens
    Daly, Robyn Anne, 1996
    The field of research of this thesis covers three main areas: the novels of Charles Dickens; fairy tales and storytelling; and notions of women as reflected in feminist literary theory. A reading of selected novels by Dickens provides the primary source. That he copiously drew on fairy tales has be ...
  2. Securitisation and its application to low cost housing finance in South Africa
    Zimbwa, Allan Golden, 2007
    Section 26 of the Constitution of South Africa Act 108 of 1996 provides that housing is a basic human right and that the government must take reasonable legislative and other measures to achieve the realisation of this right. A number of measures were taken to try to resolve this socio-economic iss ...
  3. Aspects of the physiology of the South African abalone, Haliotis Midae L., and implications for intensive abalone culture
    Lyon, Robert Gary, 1996
    A physiological study was carried out to determine the effects of temperature, quantity of food fed, feeding activity and size class on the oxygen consumption and ammonia production of the South African abalone Haliotis midae L.. A set of intermittent flow respirometer chambers were used in a recirc ...
  4. Developing self-regulated learning through the use of meta-cognitive strategies in adventure-based activities
    Galbraith, Ian William, 2006
    This research investigates the benefits of adventure-based activities used as a learning experience at school level. In order to scientifically investigate these benefits the study is located at a school where an adventure-based programme is being developed as part of the school"s curriculum. This ...
  5. A critical realist exploration of the implementation of a new curriculum in Swaziland
    Pereira, Liphie, 2012
    This study offers an in-depth exploration of the conditions from which the implementation of a curriculum called the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), later localised into Swaziland General Certificate of Secondary Education (SGCSE), emerged and the constraining and e ...
  6. The development and implementation of a mental toughness training programme for young cricketers
    Pattison, Stuart, 2012
    Modern research being conducted on Mental Toughness is now shifting away from efforts aimed at developing definitions for the construct and instead moving toward efforts at understanding its development. This particular research study focuses on the development and implementation of a Mental Tough ...
  7. An investigation into the use of a nature reserve as a cross-curricular teaching resource
    Luckhoff, Augusta Henrietta, 1996
    This study documents the development of the Queenstown nature reserve as a cross-curricular tea~hing resource. Participants in the project included the researcher, the municipality nature conservation officer and the senior Geography and Biology teachers from five high schools in the town. ·A m ...
  8. "n Intertekstuele studie : Die werfbobbejaan van Alexander Strachan
    Loots, Sonja, 1996
    The title, ""n Intertekstuele studie: Die werjbobbejaan van Alexander Strachan", refers to an analysis of the way in which intertextual processes generate meaning in this text. It is analysed with specific regard to the way in which it enters into signifying and detennining relationships with other ...
  9. Issues and challenges facing school libraries : a case study of selected primary schools in Gauteng Province, South Africa
    Paton-Ash, Margaret Sanderson, 2012
    Fewer than 8% of schools in South Africa have functioning libraries. There is no national policy for school libraries which compels School Governing Bodies and principals to have a library in their schools. This qualitative study, based on grounded theory, investigated ten primary schools in Gauteng ...
  10. The pyrrolizidine alkaloids of Senecio chrysocoma and Senecio paniculatus
    Logie, Catherine Gwynedd, 1995
    In order to compare the pyrrolizidine alkaloid content of two closely related species, Senecio chrysocoma and S. paniculatus, nine populations of plants distributed between the two species, were examined. Three novel pyrrolizidine alkaloids, 7ß-angelyl-l-methylene-8∝-pyrrolizidine, 7ß-angelyl-l-meth ...