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The experiences of black women undertaking doctoral studies at a South African university
(University of the Free State, 2014-10)
English: This dissertation builds on and contributes to work in the fields of higher education and the capabilities approach. Specifically, it investigates the educational biographies of a small number (n=7) of black women ...
A description of behaviour that may indicate crossover from weight‐restored anorexia nervosa to bulimia nervosa
(University of the Free State, 2011)
Introduction: The course and outcome of eating disorders can be characterised by the degree of diagnostic crossover. Crossover is relatively common, with the crossover from Anorexia Nervosa (AN) to Bulimia Nervosa (BN) ...
The effect of need-supportive leadership on the psychological wellbeing, motivation and performance of adolescent sport achievers in South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2014-01-28)
English: Internationally, sport has become a profession and the desire for success has resulted in sporting professionals constantly searching for means to enhance performance levels. Despite the fact that South Africa has ...
Straf- en geneeskundigregtelike ondersoek na die statutêre oortredings verbandhoudend met sekere reproduktiewe mediese prosedures
(University of the Free State, 2013-06)
English: The different statutory offences applicable to surrogacy and the termination of pregnancies are identified in order to contribute to the efficient lecturing of medical law as independant field of study to law and ...
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 ...
Rhodium and iron complexes and transition states: a computational, spectroscopic and electrochemical study
(University of the Free State, 2010-03)
Abstract not available
A perceptual-motor intervention programme for grade 1-learners with developmental coordination disorder
(University of the Free State, 2015-02)
English: Background Developmental coordination disorder (DCD) is recognised as one of the most common developmental dysfunctions during childhood. Developmental coordination disorder is diagnosed in children who experience ...
Psychopathic traits and offender characteristics amongst female offenders in a South African correctional centre
(University of the Free State, 2014-07)
English: Psychopathy among female offenders remains a relatively unexplored area despite an increase in offending behaviour amongst females. This study investigates psychopathy and the demographic variables among a sample ...
Development of molecular diagnostic methods (LAMP and PCR) for detection of Haemonchus contortus, Fasciola SPP and Trichostrongylus SPP infections in livestock
(University of the Free State, 2012-12)
Helminths belonging to the genera Haemonchus and Trichostrongylus as well as those of the genus Fasciola are the causative agents of various helminthiases in animals and sometimes in humans. In both host types infections ...
The effects of weight training on pain relief and fatique in patients with fibromyalgia
(University of the Free State, 2014-01)
Objectives: The aim of this study was to determine the effect of weight training on pain relief and fatigue in patients with fibromyalgia (FM). Methods: This study was a randomized control study on patients diagnosed with ...