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Breast cancer and the medical encounter: experiences, perceptions, negotiations and transformations of identity and feminity
(University of the Free State, 2013-07)
English: It is commonly thought that breast cancer, like many other cancers, is an illness equivalent to a death sentence. Though this may be true in some cases, the majority of women diagnosed with breast cancer do ...
The aging experiences of English speaking older white woman in central South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2014-01)
English: The aim of this study was to explore the aging experiences of older white English speaking women in central South Africa. The initial motivation for this study came from a conversation I had with my study ...
An assessment of the thatch harvesting programme at the Golden Gate Highlands National Park
(University of the Free State, 2016-11)
English: In many African countries, poverty rates often swelling beyond the national average are most prevalent in those rural communities bordering protected areas. As a result, national parks are progressively expected ...
Housing options for mineworkers in arid and semi-arid regions: the case of Kathu
(University of the Free State, 2009-05)
English: This dissertation entitled “Housing options for mineworkers in arid and semi-arid regions: the case of Kathu” was conducted against the background of a dearth of research into the provision of housing options for ...
Women’s narratives of everyday precarity in the Mangaung township (Bloemfontein, South Africa)
(University of the Free State, 2015-02)
English: Twenty years into South Africa’s new dispensation, poverty and unemployment remain a reality. Perpetuated by poor service delivery, the limited economic opportunities continue to disproportionately affect and ...
The effectiveness and efficiency of labour relations processes and practices in the public hospital system with specific reference to Pelonomi Hospital (Bloemfontein, Free State)
(University of the Free State, 2001-04)
The general aim of this study is to analyse and assess the factors/issues that have an impact on the effectiveness and efficiency of labour relations processes and practices in the public hospital system. Thus, the study ...
The village health worker programme in primary health care in the Maseru health service area: a case study
(University of the Free State, 1998-11)
English: Health in Lesotho is similar to many developing countries, where health care facilities are poor. The delivery of health care services is especially poor in the rural villages. The aim of this study was to find ...
Afwykende gedrag binne die teoretiese raamwerk van simboliese interaksionisme. 'n kritiese evaluering
(University of the Free State, 1977-01)
Abstract not available
'n Sosiologiese ondersoek van die huislike agtergrond van onbeheerbare jeugdiges, gebaseer op die amptelike rekords van die streekkantoor van die Departement van Volkswelsyn te Pretoria
(University of the Free State, 1961)
Abstract not available
Old stories and new chapters: a biographical study of white Afrikaans speaking identity in central South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2013-02)
Since the fall of apartheid and the emergence of a wholly democratic South Africa in 1994, little research has been done on the topic of white identity in this rapidly transforming multicultural society. Indeed, apart from ...