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Exploring young black persons' narratives about the apartheid past
(North-West University, 2009)
The extant of available South African qualitative research which investigates issues of the post-apartheid youth appears to be diversified and increasing. A part of this corpus of research, seem to inform on post-apartheid ...
The Bakgatla-Baga-Kgafela in the Pilanesburg district of the Western Transvaal from 1899 to 1931
(North-West University (South Africa) Mafikeng Campus, 1996)
The Bakgatla-baga-Kgafela have lived in the Pilanesberg region, western Transvaal, since the 18th century. From c.1825 to the 1830s, they faced two important experiences, the difaqane upheaval and the Voortrekk:er ...
Die trekos en trektoerusting in Suid-Afrika : 'n historiese perspektief
(North-West University (South Africa) , Potchefstroom Campus, 2016)
As draught animals, oxen played a key role in the economic and cultural fields of the developmental history of South Africa. Although the use of oxen as draught animals is no longer a part of the majority of people in South ...
The development of professional standards for editing in South Africa
(North West University, 2010)
Currently, South African editors do not have a prescribed set of professional editing standards. The absence of standards is cause for concern because it reflects the largely unregulated status of the South African editing ...
Grondbesit en grondgebruik by die baKwenabaMare-a-Phogole
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Life satisfaction and coping behaviour of orphaned children in Mafikeng, South Africa
The aim of this study was to assess life satisfaction and coping behaviour of orphaned children. The study used a quantitative cross sectional survey research design. The sample comprised 466 participants including both ...
The relationship between demographic variables and leisure perceptions of selected South African first year university students
(North-West University, 2013)
Participation in campus leisure and recreation programmes can provide university students with various benefits, but the provision of effective leisure programmes are complicated by the changes that have taken place in the ...
An analysis of knowledge and opinions on xenophobia among North West University students, Mafikeng Campus, South Africa (2008-2010)
The main objective of this study was to analyze the knowledge and opinions on Xenophobia among Students in North West University, Mafikeng Campus, North-West Province, South Africa. The hypotheses tested by the research ...
Die ontstaans- en vestigingsgeskiedenis van Potgietersrus, 1852-1904
Potgietersrus is one of the oldest towns in the Transvaal and at present no scientific study on the history of the town exists. It was therefore the aim of this study to obtain as much information as possible on the ...
Perceptions regarding the role of social support in the academic achievement of adolescents exposed to violence
The purpose of this study was to explore the perceptions of adolescents, who have been exposed to violence, regarding the role of social support in their academic achievement. A qualitative, collective, within-site case ...