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Date: 2016
Language: English
Type: Journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/55800
Description: Abstract: Communication technologies, such as the mobile phone, often represent a double-edged sword in romantic relationships. While the mobile phone can enhance the quality of communication, it can ... More
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Authors: Khunou, Grace
Date: 2015-12-06
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5607
Description: Class categorisation should not only be informed by academic pursuits but by the lived experiences of those being categorised. A human or community centred definition of class will illustrate the comp ... More
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Date: 2015-07-13
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5610
Description: This article begins by reflecting on how the geopolitical configuration outlined in Edward Said’s Culture and imperialism (1993) has been radically altered both by the decline of the US empire and, in ... More
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Date: 2015-06-17
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5602
Description: The Natal Indian Congress (NIC) was revived in 1971 in the context of what has become known as the ‘Durban moment’. This period also witnessed the emergence of the Black Consciousness Movement and an ... More
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Date: 2015-06-08
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5571
Description: Thalidomide is in many ways the archetypal drug of our era. Produced in the mid-1950s by German firm Chemie-Grünenthal GmbH, and sold directly by them or by licencees, it was one of a multitude of med ... More
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Authors: Nel, Hanna
Date: 2015-05-18
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5578
Description: This study provides an integrated framework and practice model of the sustainable livelihoods (SL) and the asset-based community development (ABCD) approaches. A household survey of a rural village in ... More
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Authors: Duncan, Jane
Date: 2015-04-16
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5577
Description: This article builds on the work of Robin Mansell and civil society inputs to the World Summit on the Information Society, to propose a set of first principles for ICT policy making for the global Sout ... More
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Authors: Metz, Thaddeus
Date: 2015-04-15
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5572
Description: In this article, I address some central issues in journalism ethics from a fresh perspective, namely, one that is theoretical and informed by values salient in sub-Saharan Africa. Drawing on a foundat ... More
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Date: 2015-03-02
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5609
Description: South Africa became the first country in Africa to legalise same-sex marriages in its post-apartheid constitution. The formally instituted racial and sexual discriminations that dominated during the a ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: English
Type: Journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/56265
Description: Abstract: Rwanda and Burundi have both emerged from civil wars over the past 20 years and foreign donors have provided significant contributions to post-conflict reconstruction and development in the ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: English
Type: Journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/56217
Description: Abstract: Although the ascent of the BRICS and the NDB represents a challenge to the Western-dominated world order, there is little evidence to suggest that the BRICS grouping has intentions to overha ... More
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Authors: Geldenhuys, Deon
Date: 2015
Language: English
Type: Journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/56916
Description: Abstract: The self-appointed role of good international citizen that South Africa has played since 1994 is the external corollary of its supposed good governance at home. Weaknesses in domestic govern ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: English
Type: Journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/55695
Description: Abstract: This article looks at inscriptions of whiteness in selected white Zimbabwean narratives. Through a reading of Andrea Eames’ The Cry of the Go-Away Bird (2011), Alexander Fuller’s Don’t Let’s ... More
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Authors: Metz, Thaddeus
Date: 2014-12-22
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5622
Description: There is a kernel of truth in the claim that Western philosophy and practice of education is individualistic; theory in Euro-America tends to prize properties that are internal to a human being, such ... More
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