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Empowerment through expression : the land dispossession story of the Marburg Black Lutheran community in KwaZulu-Natal.
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Text and context : the ministry of the word in selected African indigenous churches.
The dissertation focuses on preaching in the context of selected African indigenous churches. The aim of the study was to explore sermon texts as a genre of oral communication. The gathering of data was guided by the ...
Orality and transformation in some Zulu ceremonies : tradition in transition.
This study contains a variety of oral traditional formulae found in various places in KwaZulu-Natal which are used in the imbeleko ceremony and these formulae are analyzed in their traditional form and in a number of ...
The binary opposition of right and left in Zulu society and culture.
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Living in two worlds : codes and modes of expression at Zulu funerals in KwaZulu-Natal at the turn of the millenium.
This study focuses on the rituals and rites, customs and beliefs associated with dying, death, mourning, burial and integration among the Zulu people of KwaZulu-Natal at the turn of the millenium. These have been examined ...
The transmission of oral tradition in religious and domestic contexts among South African Tamil Indians.
This study attempts to discuss the transmission of oral tradition in religious and domestic contexts among the Indian Tamil Hindu people of South Africa. In chapter one, the focus of this study, as well as some reasons ...
Orality and the sixteen Vedic Sanskaras.
In this dissertation an examination of oral style in the Sixteen Vedic Sanskaras with particular reference to the Naming, Marriage and Death ceremonies, has been made. Sanskaras, which originated in the Vedas, have been ...
A qualitative study of humour theory.
This qualitative study of humour theory provides a broad descriptive account of the current status of humour theory within the multidisciplinary context of human and social studies. The nature of qualitative research is ...