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    • Minimum wages for domestic workers: a comprehensive analysis 

      Bothma, Louis; Campher, Celeste (University of the Free State, 2003)
      English: This article investigates the impact of a minimum wage for domestic workers on employment levels. A comparative analysis of two surveys undertaken in a Bloemfontein suburb challenges the Minister’s statement that ...
    • Moral and medical ‘prescriptions’ in a fifteenth-century Sacrament play 

      Geldenhuys, Katharine; Raftery, Margaret Mary (University of the Free State, 2003)
      English: The purpose of this article is to investigate the manner in which Christ, perceived as present in the eucharistic host, is portrayed as the Suffering Physician in the “quack doctor” scene in the Croxton Play of ...
    • Multiculturalism(s)? A critical appraisal 

      Van der Merwe, Willie (University of the Free State, 2003)
      English: Various normative stances or responses in respect of multiculturalism are distinguished and briefly evaluated. The article focuses on what can be called “mosaic multiculturalism” — a multicultural condition (and ...
    • Mythmaking as self-making and nation-building: a reading of Wole Soyinka’s “Idanre” 

      Ndaba, Sandile (University of the Free State, 2003)
      English: This paper investigates how Soyinka uses Yoruba mythology in his poem “Idanre”. It avers that Soyinka uses Ogun as his tutelary deity in an attempt at self-reclamation and nation-building. It shows how Soyinka ...
    • Narrative temporalities in a Bushman rock painting site 

      Van den Berg, Dirk (University of the Free State, 2003)
      Englsih: Proposing narrative readings of Bushman rock painting in terms of historical timeframes and narrative temporalities, this investigation of the consequences of musealisation at the Tandjesberg rock art site examines ...
    • The necessity of a challenge to western discourses by the African renaissance 

      Matthews, Sally; Solomon, Hussein (University of the Free State, 2003)
      English: One of the goals of the African renaissance and related projects is the transformation of the power relations between the West and Africa. This paper demonstrates the way in which western discourses on Africa ...
    • Newspaper coverage of South African tobacco issues, 1997-2001 

      Phaswana, Gladys; Peltzer, Karl (University of the Free State, 2003)
      English: The purpose of this study was to investigate the way in which the tobacco issue has been framed in the mass media in South Africa. 363 South African newspaper articles published from January 1997 to December 2001 ...
    • Poverty eradication: the need for good citizenship 

      Naudé, Wim (University of the Free State, 2003)
      English: This paper makes use of game theory to argue that poverty and inequality can be understood as the outcome of a repeated game in which the players are caught in a poverty trap, or “prisoners’ dilemma”. They can ...
    • Die rol van die Unieverdedigingsmag in die onderdrukking van die nywerheidsonluste aan die Rand, 1922 

      Fokkens, Andries; Visser, Deon (University of the Free State, 2003)
      English: Wage and labour disputes between the Chamber of Mines and white unionised workers on the Rand led to an industrial strike in March 1922. Negotiations failed and militant strikers attacked several police stations ...
    • Serieuse selfstandige soeker: C M van den Heever (1902-1957) 

      Kapp, Pieter (University of the Free State, 2004)
      English: The Afrikaans poet and author C M van den Heever was the first professor of Afrikaans and Dutch at the University of the Witwatersrand. During the term of his appointment (1933-1957) he played a key role in the ...
    • Two-way symmetrical communication and interactivity on the web: a case study of two South African non-governmental organisations 

      Naudé, Annelie; Froneman, Johannes; Atwood, Roy (University of the Free State, 2003)
      English: Practitioners who use the internet as part of their public relations efforts often still do not apply the interactive features to their fullest potential. This article is based on a study that aimed to address ...