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Coping with food poverty in cities : the case of urban agriculture in Glen Norah Township in Harare.
Urban agriculture is a common and permanent phenomenon across most African cities. The general trend in urban agriculture is that it is more pronounced among the poor urban households. Poor households often spend more ...
Immigrant workers' experiences and perceptions of tensions, identity and social resources within the Port of Durban, South Africa.
It is argued that the tensions facing foreign workers in the South African labour market should be seen against the background of the recent history of migration in which it has been primarily workers with low educational ...
Retrieving elements of an economic ethic from Ezra 3 : Ezra's building project in dialogue with poverty and economic inequality in Homoine district in Mozambique.
This research seeks to retrieve elements of an economic ethic from Ezra’s building project that can dialogue with poverty and economic inequality in Homoine district in Mozambique. The research argues that the Mosaic ...
Anthropology of experience : touring the past at Robben Island.
(Kamla-Raj Enterprises., 2013-07)
This paper has a transdisciplinary orientation and is located in both anthropology and tourism studies. It draws on the seminal theoretical work of the post structural anthropologist Victor Turner and brings to the study ...
'Unlearning' hegemony : an exploration of the applicability of Alain Badiou's theory of the event to informal learning through an examination of the life histories of South African social movement activists.
This thesis argues that it is both necessary and possible to change the world. Changing the world requires engaging with, to try to understand it from the basis of lived reality, and then acting. Our ability to do this ...
High ratio wavelet video compression through real-time rate-distortion estimation.
The success of the wavelet transform in the compression of still images has prompted an expanding effort to exercise this transform in the compression of video. Most existing video compression methods incorporate techniques ...
A contribution to the biochemistry of Erwinia chrysanthemi.
No abstract available.
An anatomical exploration into the variable patterns of the venous vasculature of the human kidney.
In clinical anatomy, the renal venous system is relatively understudied compared to the arterial system. This investigation aims to clarify and update the variable patterns of the renal venous vasculature using cadaveric ...
The occurrence of mycotoxins in feedstuffs in Natal and aspects of their metabolism in the rumen.
The fluorodinitrobenzene (FONB), succinic anhydride (SA), dansyl chloride (DAN), dye-binding lysine (OBL), total lysine (TL), ninhydrin (NIN) and Tetrahymena lysine (TET) methods were compared for their ability to ...
Exploring knowledge and perceptions of type two diabetes mellitus in a selected sector of Rwamagana district's residents : Rwanda.
This study was conducted to determine the level of knowledge and perceptions of Type Two Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) among people in Rwamagana District. A quantitative descriptive design and a cluster multistage sampling ...