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  • Hale, Frederick (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2005)
    That the twentieth century witnessed massive secularisation in Europe and certain other parts of the world is beyond dispute, as is the fact that the general phenomenon of religion and its role as a factor shaping history ...
  • Munro Studios (2006-05-11)
    Photograph of H.W.R. King taken by Munro Studios, Pretoria. He was appointed as Sir Arnold Theiler's technical clerk at the Daspoort Laboratory and became indispensable to all Theiler's paper work.
  • Van der Meulen, Rudolph (University of Pretoria, 2006-02-07)
    This book is a discourse about the impact that consumerism and globalism have on South African and global architecture. It is irrelevant whether the impact is negative or positive. Architecture has to deal with a reality ...
  • Mulder, Nicola J.; Adebiyi, Ezekiel; Alami, Raouf; Benkahla, Alia; Brandful, James; Doumbia, Seydou; Everett, Dean; Fadlelmola, Faisal M.; Gaboun, Fatima; Gaseitsiwe, Simani; Ghazal, Hassan; Hazelhurst, Scott; Hide, Winston; Ibrahimi, Azeddine; Fakim, Yasmina Jaufeerally; Jongeneel, C. Victor; Joubert, Fourie; Kassim, Samar; Kayondo, Jonathan; Kumuthini, Judit; Lyantagaye, Sylvester; Makani, Julie; Alzohairy, Ahmed Mansour; Masiga, Daniel; Moussa, Ahmed; Nash, Oyekanmi; Oukem-Boyer, Odile Ouwe Missi; Owusu-Dabo, Ellis; Panji, Sumir; Patterton, Hugh; Radouani, Fouzia; Sadki, Khalid; Seghrouchni, Fouad; Bishop, Özlem Tastan; Tiffin, Nicki; Ulenga, Nzovu; The H3ABioNet Consortium (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, 2016-12-01)
    The application of genomics technologies to medicine and biomedical research is increasing in popularity, made possible by new high-throughput genotyping and sequencing technologies and improved data analysis capabilities. ...
  • Kleyn, Leti; Snyman, Maritha (Unisa Press, 2011-05-06)
    Ten years after Betsie van der Westhuizen’s (1999) argumentation, this article attempts to take stock of the state and place of Afrikaans children’s and juvenile books in the Afrikaans literary system. By making use of ...
  • Miolee, Adrianus, 1879-1961 (2012-10-19)
    Mr JA van Tilburg bequeathed his "prentenkabinet" of over 10 000 graphic works to the University of Pretoria.
  • Prinsloo, G.T.M. (Gert Thomas Marthinus) (OpenJournals Publishing, 2016-11-30)
    Habakkuk 2:5 is a problematic text. The ‘correctness’ of the Masoretic text’s passage ‘moreover, the wine is treacherous, an arrogant person – he will not come to rest’ has often been questioned. The discovery of the ...
  • Du Plooy, Donovan (University of Pretoria, 2016)
    In the Dialectic of Enlightenment, Theodor Adorno and Max Horkheimer argue that the Enlightenment is fated to always return to the state of myth which it claims to have escaped from. They attempt to show how the instrumental ...
  • Frick, Denise (University of Pretoria, 2017)
    This study aimed at exploring the possible impact that habits, values and mindfulness can have on an athlete's achievement of success. It provided a thorough understanding of these three concepts and analysed the ...
  • Norton, Peter Maurice (University of Pretoria, 2011-02-09)
    The study investigates the habitat preferences and ecological adaptations of the klipspringer in the Namaqualand and the southern Cape mountains. Klipspringer social organisation was found· to consist of a monogamously ...
  • Van Rooyen, Jacques (University of Pretoria, 2010-08-18)
    Roan antelope numbers have declined drastically over the last 30 years in the Kruger National Park (KNP). Various hypotheses have been tested and suggested as reasons for their sharp decline. A change in habitat structure ...
  • Monadjem, Ara; Virani, Munir Z. (NISC (Pty) Ltd and Taylor and Francis, 2016-11)
    Habitat associations of birds were quantified through fixed-radius timed bird counts at Mara Naboisho Conservancy within the Greater Mara Region, Kenya. We conducted 73 timed counts in four distinct habitats (riparian, ...
  • Simelane, Felicity Nonsimiso; Mahlaba, Themb’alilahlwa A.M.; Shapiro, Julie Teresa; MacFadyen, Duncan; Monadjem, Ara (De Gruyter, 2018)
    Mountains provide important habitats for many species and often have high levels of biodiversity and endemism. Habitat associations of terrestrial small mammals were investigated at Wakefield Farm at the foothills of the ...
  • Gibb, H.; Sanders, N.J.; Dunn, R.R.; Arnan, X.; Vasconcelos, H.L.; Donoso, D.A.; Andersen, A.N.; Silva, R.R.; Bishop, Tom R.; Gomez, C.; Grossman, B.F.; Yusah, K.M.; Luke, S.H.; Pacheco, R.; Pearce-Duvet, J.; Retana, J.; Tista, M.; Parr, C.L. (Wiley, 2018-07)
    Global extinction drivers, including habitat disturbance and climate change, are thought to affect larger species more than smaller species. However, it is unclear if such drivers interact to affect assemblage body size ...
  • Oloo, Felix; Valverde, Angel; Quiroga, Maria Victoria; Vikram, Surendra; Cowan, Don A.; Mataloni, Gabriela (Nature Publishing Group, 2016-05-10)
    Bacteria play critical roles in peatland ecosystems. However, very little is known of how habitat heterogeneity affects the structure of the bacterial communities in these ecosystems. Here, we used amplicon sequencing ...
  • Reisinger, Ryan R.; Raymond, Ben; Hindell, Mark A.; Bester, Marthan Nieuwoudt; Crawford, Robert J.M.; Davies, Delia; De Bruyn, P.J. Nico; Dilley, Ben J.; Kirkman, Stephen P.; Makhado, Azwianewi B.; Ryan, Peter G.; Schoombie, Stefan; Stevens, Kim; Sumner, Michael D.; Tosh, Cheryl A.; Wege, Mia; Whitehead, Thomas Otto; Wotherspoon, Simon; Pistorius, Pierre A. (Wiley, 2018-04)
    AIM : The distribution of marine predators is driven by the distribution and abundance of their prey; areas preferred by multiple marine predator species should therefore indicate areas of ecological significance. The ...
  • Bell, Katie (University of Pretoria, 2007-07-11)
    Please read the abstract in the section 00front of this document. Copyright 2003, University of Pretoria. All rights reserved. The copyright in this work vests in the University of Pretoria. No part of this work may be ...
  • Burkepile, Deron E.; Burns, Catherine E.; Tambling, Craig J.; Amendola, Elizabeth; Buis, Greg M.; Govender, Navashini; Nelson, Victoria; Thompson, Dave I.; Zinn, Andrew D.; Smith, Melinda D. (Ecological Society of America, 2013-11)
    Animals must often balance food availability and predation risk when selecting habitat. Here, we examined habitat preferences of large mammalian herbivores in a long-term fire experiment in the Kruger National Park, South ...
  • Howard, Katharine A.; Schwertner, Thomas W.; Muir, James P.; Monadjem, Ara (Taylor and Francis, 2016-05)
    A decline in many African raptor populations may contribute to loss of ecosystem services such as pest control. The Black-shouldered Kite (Elanus caeruleus) stands out as an exception, experiencing range expansions due ...
  • Combrink, Leigh; Combrink, H.J. (Hendrik); Botha, Andre J.; Downs, Colleen T. (AOSIS Open Journals, 2017-11-17)
    Habitat features can have a profound effect on the nesting success of birds. Savannas are often managed with predators and large herbivores as priority species, with little thought to the many bird species that management ...