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Putting a future into film : cultural policy studies, the Arts and Culture Task Group and Film Reference Group (1980-1997)
Cultural policy studies, or studies in the relations of government and culture (Mercer, 1994) were initiated in Australia in the 1980s, where cultural studies have been reinterpreted into a dialogue of policy-making and ...
A consideration of the relationship between religious ritual and theatre : with special reference to Hindu forms of worship.
This study seeks to explore the relationship between religious ritual and theatre through an examination of the manner in which the Hindu religion functions. In the Introduction to this thesis, the nature of both religious ...
Transvaluative analysis of Zulu terms that relate to women : a case study of a TV drama series, Kwakhalanyonini, with reference to gender stereotypes.
The aim of this study is to explore the relationship between media, language and gender stereotypes. It assumes that language usage in mass media creates and reproduces gender inequalities. Its main objectives are firstly, ...
Orality and its cultural expression in some Zulu traditional ceremonies.
Abstract not available.
The anthropology of geste and the eucharistic rite of the Roman mass.
For sixty-five years hardly anyone in the English-speaking world was aware of the anthropological theories of Marcel Jousse, a twentieth century Jesuit scholar. In 1990, Jousse's seminal work, Le style oral rythmique et ...
A tradition in transition : the consequences of the introduction of literacy among Zulu people in Umbumbulu.
This research study, in its efforts to discuss the consequences of the introduction of literacy among the Zulu people in Umbumbulu, will embody the social and educational aspects of the oral Zulu people before and after ...
The voice of protest : urban black women : song and resistance in the 1980s.
In order to understand black women's socio-political role in the construction of, and participation in resistance culture, it is essential to look at the historic developments as a whole. To define women's social and ...
Language variation in Zulu : a case study of contemporary codes and registers in the greater Durban area.
This study has been an attempt to clarify a number of basic problems regarding the phenomena of Language Variation and their implications for linguistic usage. The data were collected in the GDA. Very little has been ...
The silence at the interface : culture and narrative in selected twentieth-century Southern African novels in English.
The primary intention of this study is to establish the theoretical significance of silence within the sphere of the twentieth-century Southern African novel in English. Clearly a feature of recent writing, silence is ...
The religio-cultural dynamics of the Hindu Andhras in the diaspora.
Abstract not available.