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Discursive contructions of threat and the implications for social identity in a sample of African foreigners living in Pietermaritzburg.
Drawing on seventeen group interviews with African foreign nationals living in Pietermaritzburg, this thesis explores how a minority group talks about their experiences of threat and prejudice within the South African ...
The impact of the extended curriculum programme and students' experiences of the programme at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg.
This research responds to a body of literature that identifies the epistemological difficulties faced previously disadvantaged University entrants who are insufficiently prepared to successfully master the academic ...
An implementation analysis of the Zibambele Road Maintenance Programme in the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Transport.
The primary aim of the research study was to analyse the implementation of the Zibambele Road Maintenance Programme within the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Transport. The Zibambele Programme is one of South African government ...
Assessing the relationship between sports engagement and school performance amongst learners in Chesterville Secondary school, Durban.
There is a growing body of knowledge in the field of sociology of sports and education which speaks to the positive relationship between youth engagement in organised sports and school performance. These sources of ...
Use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) by postgraduate students and academic staff for teaching and learning at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.
The application of information and communication technologies (ICTs) is changing the organization and delivery methods of higher education. The pedagogical and socio-economic forces which have driven higher learning ...
The impact of water service provision on the quality of life of the eMalangeni and eMahlongwa rural communities.
Through a case study of the Umdoni Local Municipality the study assessed the claims made in the Ugu District Municipality 2008 Report that eMalangeni and eMahlongwa communities have achieved 100 percent water provision. ...
Discourses and practices of diversion : policy and practice of the child justice system.
Diversion is one of the programmes instituted within the Child Justice System. Its aim is to make punishment more rehabilitative and restorative. Prior to the Child Justice Bill, juvenile offenders were prosecuted under ...
Using a dynamic structural approach to attempt to develop a theoretical sociology of Malawi.
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Transport, gender and agricultural development : a case study of the Capricorn District Limpopo Province South Africa.
Agricultural development, in Africa is seen as a vital tool for combating poverty in many households. In this thesis, agricultural development is thus seen as one of the ways in which the Millennium Development Goals 1 & ...
The practices of traditional healers in the fight against HIV/AIDS in the Roma Valley, Lesotho.
Historically colonizers made several attempts to diminish traditional healers and their practices. This was done despite the fact that before the arrival of colonizers, in many African communities, traditional healers were ...