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    • Economic transitions in South Africa's secondary cities: governing mine closures 

      Marais, Lochner; Nel, Verna; Rani, Kholisa; Van Rooyen, Deidre; Sesele, Kentse; Van der Watt, Phia; Du Plessis, Lyndon (Cogitatio, 2021)
      Many South African secondary cities depend on a single economic sector, often mining or manufacturing. This makes them vulnerable to economic change and national decision‐making. We describe change in three secondary ...
    • An evaluation of a family support programme in the southern Free State 

      Marais, Lochner; Ingle, Mark; Skinner, Donald; Sigenu, Kholisa (University of the Free State, 2012)
      English: This article details the evaluation of an NGO Family Support Programme (FSP) that was implemented in the southern Free State’s Kopanong local municipality. The FSP is primarily aimed at strengthening Early Childhood ...
    • State involvement in self-help housing: reflections from the Free State 

      Ntema, John; Marais, Lochner (University of the Free State, 2010)
      English: When John Turner forwarded his theories on self-help housing, he emphasised the concept of dweller control and argued that the state should not be involved in housing construction processes. Although there was ...