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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 ...
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 ...
The religio-cultural dynamics of the Hindu Andhras in the diaspora.
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The treatment of violence on the South African Broadcasting Corporation's television news : a comparative analysis between TV1 and CCV News from 14 March to 26 April 1994.
This study was designed to investigate the portrayal of violence on SABC Television News programmes, these being CCV News, presented at 19h.00 and TVI News at 20h.00. The literature reviewed reveals that Television News ...
Sad relicks and apt admonishments: Wordsworth's depiction of the poor in his work dating from the 1790s to 1807.
The aim of this thesis is to show, by means of a chronological study of poverty as treated in the poetry dating from the early 1790's to 1807, that Wordsworth's treatment of this topic was both highly politicized and ...
A collection of African and Indian children's songs with activities for intercultural music education in South Africa.
The aim of this study is to present a collection of indigenous African and Indian songs with accompanying activities. While both groups of songs derive from an oral tradition I have notated the songs in order to make ...
Culture and consciousness of physically disabled persons : the need for drama within the special school curriculum.
This dissertation investigates how disability has been defined, and focuses on the shift in the conception of disability as an individual and medical problem to disabi1ity as a form of social oppression. Starting from ...
The space between : contemporary opera and the novel : a study in metaphrasis.
The process of metaphrasis denotes the translation of a work of art from one medium into another. Opera is fundamentally an adaptive art form and contemporary opera has increasingly turned to the novel as the sophistication ...
Portrayal of Indian culture in the electronic media : a case study of Impressions.
The idea the South African Indian community as a homogenous has derived from the apartheid ideology of separate development. From the time of their arrival in 1980, indentured labourer has endured a series of processes ...