Browsing Research Articles (University of Pretoria) by Title

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  • Hearne, G.R.; Diguet, G.; Baudelet, F.; Itié, J-P.; Manyala, Ncholu I. (Elsevier, 2015-04)
    Both Fe and Co K-edge x-ray magnetic circular dichroism (XMCD) have been employed as element-specific probes of the magnetic moments in the composition series of the disordered ferromagnet Fe1-xCoxSi (for x = 0.2, 0.3, ...
  • Eriksson, Patrick George; Rigby, Martin J.; Bandopadhyay, P.C.; Steenkamp, N.C. (Taylor & Francis, 2011-09)
    We briefly examine the possible antiquity of the supercontinental cycle while noting the likely unreliability of palaeomagnetic data >ca.1.8 Ga, assuming a gradual change from a magmatically dominated Hadean Earth to a ...
  • Resnick, Danielle; Haggblade, Steven; Babu, Suresh; Hendriks, Sheryl L.; Mather, David (Elsevier, 2018-09)
    What drives policy reform after long periods of policy inertia? What factors shape the effectiveness of policy implementation following reform decisions? These questions increasingly concern the international donor and ...
  • Van Schalkwyk, Louwrens; Meyer, W.E. (Walter Ernst); Nel, Jackie M. (Jacqueline Margot); Auret, F.D. (Francois Danie) (Suid Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap & Kuns, 2011)
    Spectral and electrical characteristion of ultraviolet (UV) sensitive photodiodes requires a calibrated optoelectronic system. For spectral characteristion, the irradiance of the UV light source, after the light passed ...
  • Wepener, Ilse; Richter, Wim; Joubert, Annie M. (Suid Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap & Kuns, 2012)
    The purpose of this study was to generate electrospun biphasic nanobioceramic scaffolds for in vitro testing, ultimately contributing to bone tissue engineering.
  • Maithufi, I.P. (LexisNexis, 2009)
    Requirements for a valid customary marriage in terms of the Transkei Marriage Act (21 of 1978). The validity of an unregistered customary marriage. Whether failure to register the customary marriage renders it invalid.
  • Bezuidenhout, L.C. (Louis Christiaan) (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    In the critical wisdom, traditional dogmata are scrutinised and proved to be unreliable. Yet, a new concept of 'theology' is proposed. The value of logic is appreciated, but its limits are accepted. Instead of ...
  • De Villiers, D.E. (Dawid Etienne) (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2008)
    The question in the heading is dealt with in the article by splitting it up in three sub-questions: 1. Does the South African society has need for what the DRC can offer? 2. Does the DRC still have the room and opportunity ...
  • Rossouw, Jannie (Suid Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap & Kuns, 2006-06)
    Can macro-economic convergence in SADC result in the successful establishment of a monetary union and a central bank in the region? Macro-economic convergence leading to monetary unification and a single central bank is ...
  • Venter, P.M. (Pieter Michiel), 1947- (Reformed Theological College, Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2006-11)
    An analysis of the present post modern situation indicates resistance to the idea of "canon" understood in terms of a normative final collection of literature. The disciplines of textual criticism and canon history show ...
  • Ohlhoff, Heinrich (Carl Heinrich Friedrich) (Tydskrif vir Letterkunde Assosiasie, 1993-11)
    Een van die aktuele navorsingsterreine in die hedendaagse Literatuurwetenskap is die aard, funksie, plek en legitimiteit van literere kanons en die meganismes wat werksaam is by die totstandkoming daarvan. Wat die VSA ...
  • Claassen, G.F. (Gustav Fredrich) (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    It is said that the canonical approach by Childs represents a paradigm shift. Accordingly it is stated that Childs operates a-historically. This article hypothesised that the canonical approach still finds itself in the ...
  • Mahlangu, Elijah (OpenJournals Publishing, 2011-10)
    By its very nature the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) should invoke response and challenge from all sectors of society, including the church and the academia (theological ...
  • Van der Mescht, Heinrich Hermann (AOSIS Open Journals, 2011-12)
    The qualities of the main characters in Marlene van Niekerk‟s Afrikaans novel “Agaat” (2004) are often emphasised by the use of references to classical, folk and sacred music. As religious songs constitute an integral ...
  • Du Toit, Peet J.; Rudolf, Elizabeth Cornelia; Joubert, Yvonne Trijntje; Coetzee, Nicoleen; Kruger, P.E. (Pieter Ernst); Ferreira, Ronel; Nortje, Evangeline; Fraser, William John (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2015-05-29)
    Tradisioneel is individue se vermoëns, belangstellings en persoonlikhede tydens beroepsvoorligting en werwings- en keuringsprosesse geassesseer, terwyl slegs enkele studies op die liggaamlike gesondheid van tweedejaarstudente, ...
  • Reddy, Vasu (Tydskrif vir Letterkunde Assosiasie, 2017)
    Toe die nuus aan my meegedeel is, was ek, soos baie ander ook, heel hartseer om van die omstandighede rondom Schoeman se dood te verneem. Nie omdat ek hom persoonlik geken het nie, maar omdat ek, soos u, tog op ’n manier ...
  • Marais, Johannes Lodewyk (Tydskrif vir Letterkunde Assosiasie, 2015-01)
    In 1937, the Danish-born writer Karen Blixen published Out of Africa, an autobiographical account, in English, of the seventeen years she spent in Africa (from 1914 until 1931). During those years, she forged a permanent ...
  • Levenstein, Eric (Pretoria University Law Press, 2017)
    Hoofstuk 6 van die Maatskappywet 71 van 2008 (‘die Maatskappywet 2008’) het die konsep van ondernemingsredding ingevoer vir maatskappye wat onder finansiële druk verkeer. Die proses behels die rehabilitasie van sulke ...
  • Dreyer, T.F.J. (Theunis Frederik Jacobus), 1946- (Reformed Theological College, Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2007-11)
    Any tribute to Karl Barth as the most important theologian of the 20th century must show an awareness of the many facets of his work. He will long be remembered for his monumental contribution to church dogmatics. The ...
  • Bentley, Wessel (Reformed Theological College, Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2007-11)
    The article describes briefly Karl Barth's views on church, its role in politics and how it relates to culture. This is done by identifying the way in which the church participates in the social realm through its relationship ...