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The literary representation of identity and alienation in counterinsurgencies
(University of the Free State, 2013-11)
English: This interdisciplinary study investigates how alienation manifests in American literature on the Vietnam War and Afrikaans literature on the war in Namibia/Angola (the so-called Border War). After an historical ...
Nutritional value of South African quality protein maize before and after storage
(University of the Free State, 2013-01)
English: Maize is the main source of proteins, minerals, carbohydrates and lipids for many people, and the world-wide demand for these primary nutrients is growing continuously. The physical and compositional characteristics ...
Nutritional composition, descriptive sensory analysis and consumer acceptability of products developed from Agave americana flowers
(University of the Free State, 2014-02)
English: The nutritional composition of agave flowers was determined and the following nutrients were analysed: moisture (86.62%); energy (226 kJ/100 g); proteins (1.71 g/100 g); fat (0.46 g/100 g); dietary fibre (2.12 ...
An analysis of the process from innovation to commercialization: a South African perspective
(University of the Free State, 2012-10-17)
English: Economies, organizations (small, medium and large) and individuals must discover and commercialize new products in order to compete and prosper in the 21st century global economy. The importance of introducing new ...
Biological reduction of soluble uranium by an indigenous bacterial community
(University of the Free State, 2013-07)
English: Uranium (U) and chromium (Cr) in groundwater are a serious public health concern due to their chemical toxicity. Even so, microorganisms have developed mechanisms which permit them to thrive under previously ...
'n Ondersoek na George Weideman as dramaturg
(University of the Free State, 2012-10-18)
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Promoting conservation agriculture and commercial farmers in the Eastern Free State
(University of the Free State, 2014-05)
Agriculture contributes to greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) through practices that reduce the amount of soil organic carbon. Examples of this are fallow and intensive tillage. Conventional ways of farming are not sustainable ...
Psychosocial factors as predictors of suicidal ideation amongst adolescents in the Free State Province: a cross-cultural study
(University of the Free State, 2012-02)
English: The recently published National Youth Risk Behaviour Surveys highlighted an alarming increase in adolescent suicidal behaviour in South Africa. The death of a young person has a profound psychological and social ...
Profiles of successful B.Com. (Finance) students entering a South African university before and after the introduction of the National Senior Certificate
(University of the Free State, 2014-07)
English: Since 1994, the South African national school curriculum, from the foundation phase through to the further education and training phase, has been and still is in the process of being redesigned for the post-apartheid ...
Key diagnostic characteristics of the developmental stages of forensically important calliphoridae and sarcophagidae in central South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2011-12-15)
English: The first insects attracted to a decomposing body are usually representatives of the Diptera, in particular members of the families Calliphoridae (blow flies) and Sarcophagidae (flesh flies). These flies will ...