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  • Civilian-Military interaction on the Matie campus: The 'Battle of Wilgenhof', 1957 

    Visser, D. (Open Journal Systems, 2009)
    The South African Military Academy was established in 1950 as a branch of the SA Military College, under the academic auspices of the University of Pretoria. A mere three years later, in 1953, the Union Defence Force ...

  • The Cold War: The world's longest war? 

    Kapp, P. H. (Open Journal Systems, 1997)
    The Cold War is a war that was never declared and never terminated. Historians differ rather seriously on when, how and where it began. They do not, however, differ on the fact that it simply faded away at the end of the ...

  • Concurrent Engineering with Constraint Networks 

    Minnaar, Steve; Reinecke, Robert (Open Journal Systems, 1993)
    Concurrent engineering is a systematic approach to the integrated, concurrent design of products and their related processes, including manufacture and support. It allows the consideration of all elements of the product's ...

  • Conserving Biodiversity Efficiently: What to Do, Where, and When 

    Wilson, Kerrie A.; Underwood, Emma C.; Morrison, Scott A.; Klausmeyer, Kirk R.; Murdoch, William W.; Reyers, Belinda; Wardell-Johnson, Grant; Marquet, Pablo A.; Rundel, Phil W.; McBride, Marissa F.; Pressey, Robert L.; Bode, Michael; Hoekstra, Jon M.; Andelman, Sandy; Looker, Michael; Rondinini, Carlo; Kareiva, Peter; Shaw, M. Rebecca; Possongham, Hugh P. (Plos, 2007-09)
    Conservation priority-setting schemes have not yet combined geographic priorities with a framework that can guide the allocation of funds among alternate conservation actions that address specific threats. We develop such ...

  • Constraint Programming and University Timetabling 

    Groves, G.W.; van Wijck, W. (Open Journal Systems, 2002)
    The technology of Constraint Programming is rapidly becoming a popular alternative for solving large-scale industry problems. This paper provides an introduction to Constraint Programming and to Constraint Logic Programming ...

  • Contesting "Iraq": a Social Constructivist explanation. 

    Bailie, L. C. (Open Journal Systems, 2011)
    Iraq, following the 2003 US invasion, was more than just a site of physical conflict; it was also an event on the ground that encompassed a contest around classification. The reason for this contest – one that goes beyond ...

  • The context and dynamics of the war in Congo-Kinshasa since August 1998 

    Matthee, H. (Open Journal Systems, 1998)
    Thousands of fighters from at least eight African states and several insurgent groups are involved in a war in Congo-Kinshasa since 1998. This article investigates the context and dynamics of the war to determine the reasons ...

  • Convergent Evolution Associated with Habitat Decouples Phenotype from Phylogeny in a Clade of Lizards 

    Edwards, Shelley; Vanhooydonck, Bieke; Herrel, Anthony; Measey, G. John; Tolley, Krystal A. (PLOS, 2012-12-12)
    Convergent evolution can explain similarity in morphology between species, due to selection on a fitness-enhancing phenotype in response to local environmental conditions. As selective pressures on body morphology may be ...

  • Corrective Action in Car Manufacturing 

    Rhone, H; Page, DC (Open Journal Systems, 1998)
    In this paper the important .issues involved in successfully implementing corrective action systems in quality management are discussed. The work is based on experience in implementing and operating such a system in an ...

  • A Cost Optimised Process Mean Set Point for Two Sided Specifications 

    van Wijck, W.; von Benecke, M. (Open Journal Systems, 1999)
    This paper describesthe derivationof cost minimisingexpressions to optimallyset the processmeanof a manufacturing processrestrictedby a double-sidedspecification. Two scenariosare considered. For the first scenario,mul ...

  • Cuito Cuanavale - Wie het werklik Gewen? 'n Strategiese en Operasionele Ontleding 

    Scholtz, L. (Open Journal Systems, 1998)
    The Angolan campaign of 1987- '88 came as the culmination of a long and bitter war between South Africa and Swapo. Although South Africa's underlying intention was to limit Swapo's guerilla war to the territory of Ovambo, ...

  • Current Integration of Tuberculosis (TB) and HIV Services 

    Chehab, Joel C.; Vilakazi-Nhlapo, Amanda K.; Vranken, Peter; Peters, Annatjie; Klausner, Jeffrey D. (Open Journal Systems, 2013)
    Setting: Public Health Facilities in South Africa. Objective: To assess the current integration of TB and HIV services in South Africa, 2011. Design: Cross-sectional study of 49 randomly selected health facilities in ...

  • Das einsprachige Wörterbuch in seinem soziokulturellen Kon-text: Gesellschaftliche und sprachwissenschaftliche Aspekte in der Lexikogra-phie des Englischen und des Französischen 

    Smit, Maria (Open Journal Systems, 2003)
    Review: Ulrike Rothe. Das einsprachige Wörterbuch in seinem soziokulturellen Kon-text: Gesellschaftliche und sprachwissenschaftliche Aspekte in der Lexikogra-phie des Englischen und des Französischen. 2001, vii + 282 pp. ...

  • Dedication of issue to Gerhard Geldenhuys 

    Fourie, P; van Vuuren, JH (Open Journal Systems, 2007-06)
    Dedication of this Issue To Gerhard Geldenhuys, a pioneer of Operations Research in South Africa, on the Occasion of his 70th Birthday

  • Deeds Speak Louder than Looks: Pindar's 'Isthmian' 4 

    Boeke, J. du P. (Open Journal Systems, 2004)
    In the aristocratic milieu of the Panhellenic games beauty was regarded as an outward manifestation of the ability to perform noble deeds. This connection is made explicit in several of Pindar’s odes to victors in the ...

  • Determining Tactical Operational Planning Policies for an Auto Carrier - A Case Study 

    du Plessis, A. J.; Bekker, J. (Open Journal Systems, 2010)
    This study was done to assist a local auto carrier company with tactical operational planning. The objective of the planning process is to maximise the number of vehicles delivered while being on time and adhering to ...

  • Development of a cost effective three-dimensional posture analysis tool: validity and reliability 

    Brink, Yolandi; Louw, Quinette; Grimmer, Karen; Schreve, Kristiaan; van der Westhuizen, Gareth; Jordaan, Esmè (, 2013-12-01)
    Abstract Background The lack of clear understanding of the association between sitting posture and adolescent musculoskeletal pain, might reflect invalid and/or unreliable posture measurement ...

  • The Dictionary of Lexicography and Dictionary Research 

    Gouws, Rufus H.; Wiegand, Herbert Ernst (Open Journal Systems, 2009)
    This article presents a brief explanation of the current state of the work on the Wörterbuch zur Lexikographie und Wörterbuchforschung. It is done in a way that gives a general impression of the structure of this multivolume ...

  • Dictionary Visions, Research and Practice. Selected Papers from the 12th International Symposium on Lexicography, Copenhagen 2004 

    Smit, Maria (Open Journal Systems, 2008)
    Review: Henrik Gottlieb and Jens Erik Mogensen (Editors). Dictionary Visions, Research and Practice. Selected Papers from the 12th International Symposium on Lexicography, Copenhagen 2004. 2007, XI + 321 pp. Terminology ...

  • Die verskille tussen Koue Oorlog en post-Koue Oorlog strategiese denke 

    Esterhuyse, A. (Open Journal Systems, 2003)
    Hierdie artikel het ten doel om die belangrikste verskille in strategiese denke tydens die Koue Oorlog en post-Koue Oorlog uit te lig. Die bespreking word gedoen teen die agtergrond van wat Brzezinski beskryf as 'the three ...