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The propagation of the sound of the horn.
The purpose of this study was to formulate a theory of the propagation of sound waves within the horn and to discover the sound spectrum and directional characteristics of the instrument. The dissertation also includes a ...
A survey of school music in South Africa.
Music in the curricula, music in the schools, supportive materials, and facilities were examined in six out of seven South African educational jurisdictions during the late 1970's. Official views were compared with what ...
The compositional and improvisational style of Thelonious Monk.
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Towards a polyaesthetic approach to music education.
Taking as its central premise the contention that there are different ways of validly conceiving music's nature and value, this thesis aims to demonstrate the need for eclecticism in the formulation of a philosophy of ...
Interactional sociolinguistics : insights and applications.
The research reported in this thesis is basically applied in purpose. However the theoretical siqnificance of interactional sociolinquistics is explored by showinq that it is based on a philosophy of science which ...
Explorations in drama, theatre and education : a critique of theatre studies in South Africa.
This dissertation explores the potential of theatre studies to develop a pragmatic and relevant pedagogy for South African students and adults. The contention is that the dominant paradigm as conceptualized in the discipline ...