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A framework for facilitating the transition from school to university in South Africa: a capabilities approach
(University of the Free State, 2012-11)
Access to university in South Africa has been, and continues to be, a highly contested area that is plagued with many layers of complexity rooted in the social, political and educational past and present. Situated within ...
The privatisation of public housing in South Africa: incremental upgrading processes in Manguang
(University of the Free State, 2012-06)
English: The argument in this dissertation is that housing studies focus mainly on the politicaleconomy paradigms and ignore the role played by other social theories. On the one hand, conventional economic theory, mainly ...
Human and social capital formation in South Africa's arid areas
(University of the Free State, 2012-02)
English: There has been a worldwide resurgence of academic interest in semi-arid and desert regions and South Africa has proved no exception to this trend. The lion's share of South Africa's arid interior consists of the ...