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Theory and practice in the field of race and race thinking: critical reflections for South Africa and beyond.
This article is primarily concerned with some of the dilemmas of doing research on race and race thinking in South Africa, and beyond. It examines the broader theoretical debates and concepts within the field of race and ...
The role played by foreign African migrants in the promotion of African scholarship in the faculty of humanities, development and social sciences at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.
This thesis is based on a study examining the concept of African scholarship through the contributions of foreign African academics at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) on the Howard College and Pietermaritzburg ...
Global epidemiology of HIV-AIDS.
(WB Saunders., 2007-03-01)
HIV, the cause of AIDS, has in the 25 years since its discovery spread rapidly to every region in the world . To date, more than 65 million people have been infected with HIV and about 25 million people have died ...
Determination of phase equilibria for long-chain linear hydrocarbons by Monte Carlo simulation.
The focus of this study was to determine the coexistence phase equilibria for three groups of long-chain linear hydrocarbons (n-alkanes, 1-alkenes and 1-alcohols) using Monte Carlo simulation. Three common transferable ...
Oxidative dehydrogenation of n-octane using vanadium-based hydrotalcite-like compounds.
The oxidative dehydrogenation of alkanes provides a potential route to higher value products such as olefins and aromatic compounds. Alkanes are of low environmental impact and their increasing availability has prompted ...
The characterisation of some South African water treatment residues and glasshouse pot experiments to investigate the potential of two residues for land disposal.
Water treatment residues (WTRs) are the by-product from the production of potable water. They consist mainly of the precipitated hydrous oxides of the treatment chemicals, and materials removed from the raw water. This ...
Ten-year review of research in South Africa : government is tackling the R&D crisis caused by a shift of focus to service delivery.
(Nature publishing Group., 2004-04-29)
No abstract available.
Assessing the integration of information communication technology (ICT) in the public sector.
Information Communication Technology (ICT) is used by private sector companies to differentiate themselves from their counterparts. Some companies view ICT as a strategy enabler and through its integration have improved ...
Political economy of crisis, mining and accumulation in Zimbabwe : evidence from the Chegutu Mhondoro Area.
This thesis has its foundations in a 2007 master’s research on the political economy of “illegal” gold panning in central Zimbabwe. A book chapter (Moore and Mawowa, 2010) and a journal article (Mawowa, 2013) have since ...
Pharmacological evaluation of South African medicinal plants used for treating tuberculosis and related symptoms.
Respiratory ailments are major human killers, especially in developing countries including South Africa. Tuberculosis is one of the most prevalent infectious respiratory tract disease posing a major threat to human healthcare ...