Welcome to Boloka, the open access Institutional Repository of the North-West University (NWU-IR). This is a digital archive that collects, preserves and distributes research material created by members of the NWU.
The aim of the NWU-IR is to increase the visibility, availability and impact of the research output of the North-West University through Open Access, search engine indexing and harvesting by several initiatives.
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Radioactive soil contamination from the coastal towns of Walvis Bay and Swakopmund in the vicinity of uranium mine sites of Erongo region, Namibia (North-West University (South Africa), 2015)Radioactive soil contamination is one of the major causes of external gamma rays exposure in many places including the coastal towns of Walvis Bay and Swakopmund in the Erongo region of Namibia. Gamma radiation emitted ...
(North-West University (South Africa), 2018)This study implemented the statistical arbitrage strategy on financial time series. This strategy is known as an extended horizon trading prospect used for generating profit that is riskless and is further designed for ...
Perceptions of teachers and learners on the effects of corporal punishment on learner conduct in Kanye Governement Secondary Schools of Botswana (North-West University (South Africa)., 2014)Corporal punishment is still legal in Botswana. The country's education system still permits the use of corporal punishment as the regulations drafted in 1967 appearing in the Education Act remains in force with minimum ...
(North-West University (South Africa), 2018)City branding is a 21st century phenomenon that has been enthusiastically embraced by cities in high income countries. In emerging markets or developing countries city branding has not received much enthusiasm for arguably ...