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Directives for the application of social media as computer-mediated communication in South African higher education
(University of the Free State, 2014)
English: This study has been conducted from the disciplinary context of Communication Science (CS) and more specifically, the subfield of Computer-mediated communication (CMC). The field of application of the study is ...
Die ontwikkeling en evaluering van 'n intervensieprogram om kinders se stresweerstandigheid te bevorder
(University of the Free State, 2009-05)
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The development and evaluation of a life skills programme for young adult prisoners
(University of the Free State, 2014-12)
English: The purpose of this research project was to develop, implement and evaluate a Life Skills programme for young adult male long-term offenders with the aim of improving their life skills that, in turn, could enable ...
The rhetorical imprint of Nelson Mandela as reflected in publich speeches 1950 - 2004
(University of the Free State, 2011-05)
The study set out to construct a rhetorical imprint of Nelson Mandela as reflected in a combination of all, as well as selected publicly available speeches from 1950 to 2004. The rhetorical imprint refers to constant, ...
Managing adolescent learners with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: guidelines for educators
(University of the Free State, 2010-11)
The educational setting is extremely difficult for adolescent learners with attentiondeficit/ hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), the core and secondary symptoms of which impair their ability to meet the increasing demands of ...
The role of school connectedness in the relationship between pro-social behaviour and classroom peer relations in Sesotho speaking HIV/AIDS orphans
(University of the Free State, 2013-02)
Article 1: It is estimated that at present there are 4.253 million orphans in South Africa, comprising 23% of children in this country. In the Free State, 27% of the province’s children are orphaned. At the commencement ...
A critical analysis of the relationship between political transformation and corruption
(University of the Free State, 2013-01)
This thesis sets out to confirm the relationship between corruption and political transformation. The thesis commences by investigating different modes of political change with particular emphasis on the characteristics, ...
'n Musikus in die vreemde: die lewe en werk van Arnold Bosman
(University of the Free State, 2012)
English: Although I did not know Arnold Bosman (1957-2005) personally, I was compelled to undertake a biographical study of him. The story of his life and the fact that he, as a highly talented South African musician, had ...
Deconstructing the otherness of queer identity in contemporary lesbian fiction
(University of the Free State, 2011-01-03)
This dissertation explores queer identity construction using theories of gender fluidity and performance. The research suggests that binary structures such as masculine/feminine, male/female, and heterosexual/homosexual, ...
Life stressors and resources as predictors of adolescent suicide attempt
(University of the Free State, 2012-01)
The continuing rise in adolescent suicide worldwide constitutes a serious public health challenge. Several environmental and personal factors, such as early losses, discordant relationships, poverty, abuse and other life ...