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    • The ethics of managing elephants 

      Lötter, Hennie (University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: If human beings may legitimately intervene in conservation areas to let nature be and to protect the lives of all animals under their care, managing elephants must be legitimate as part of the conservation of ...
    • New meanings of “home” in South Africa 

      Marchetti-Mercer, Maria (University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: The search for a place we can call “home” and where we feel we can truly belong is a common human experience. This article explores the different meanings attached to the concept of home and how these influence ...
    • Die kennisvraagstuk in wetenskap en geloof 

      Van Niekerk, Anton (University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: This article deals with the question of whether the kind of knowledge claims made in confessions of faith are reconcilable with the knowledge claims of the modern experimental sciences. This issue is addressed ...
    • Geskiedsfilosofie as godsdiensfilosofie:’n lesing van Wolfhart Pannenberg se hermeneutiek van die geskiedenis 

      Wolff, Ernst (University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: In this essay, a critical reading of the philosophy of history in the early work of Wolfhart Pannenberg is developed. An attempt will be made to bring the hermeneutic aspect of his philosophy to the fore, with ...
    • Rights of love and the dynamics of social benevolence: interpreting Martin Luther’s thoughts on social rights 

      Raath, Andries (University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: A constructive interpretation of Martin Luther’s teaching on social rights reveals that human rights are not the institutions or instruments of evil that some Christian viewpoints take them to be. On the contrary, ...
    • The South African government, co-optive power and ideological hegemony 

      De Jager, Nicola (University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: In South Africa’s new democracy two trends are becoming apparent: political centralisation and the weakening of agents of political accountability. The article argues, first, that these trends are the result of ...
    • Basic concepts and the interconnection between academic disciplines 

      Strauss, Danie (University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: The differentiation and specialisation of academic disciplines may create the impression that the various academic disciplines are not truly related. Yet a thorough analysis of the basic concepts employed within ...
    • Using multiple-choice questions,short questions and exercises to assess student performance 

      Jovanovic, Nabo; Latief, Abduraghiem (University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: Multiple-choice questions, short questions and exercises were used to assess the performance of students in environmental and water sciences at the University of the Western Cape (Bellville, South Africa). The ...