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'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.
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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 ...
Dynamics of school violence and the role of school leadership in reducing it in two Umlazi Township schools.
This study examined the dynamics of school violence and the role of school leadership in reducing it in two Umlazi township schools. A case study was conducted in two secondary schools in Umlazi township. The aim of the ...
Exploring sexual risks taken by young Indian women aged 16 -17 amidst the HIV and AIDS pandemic.
My focus in this research study is the understanding that young Indian women have of risky sexual behaviour within the context of HIV and AIDS. The main objective of this study is to understand how young Indian women ...
The cardio-metabolic profile and bone mineral density in African and Indian postmenopausal women.
AIMS. To determine the cardio-metabolic risk profile and incidence of low bone mineral density in African and Indian postmenopausal women attending the IALCH menopause clinic and to determine whether there is a correlation ...
A study of the acute neurological side effects in hospitalized psychiatric patients receiving neuroleptic drug treatment.
Neuroleptic drugs are essential in the treatment of schizophrenia and many other psychiatric disorders. These drugs do however cause a wide range of side effects which can be very distressing to patients. In particular the ...