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  • Japanese investment in the South African economy : prospects for the future 

    Nel, Philip Rudolph (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-03)
    Since its transition to democracy, South Africa has been expecting a significant increase in investment from Japan. Reciprocal state visits and economic missions have been pointing towards a possible rapid expansion of ...

  • Jettchen Gebert ein Bild aus dem Berlin der Vormarzzeit 

    Smit, Lettie van Zyl (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1928-12)

  • Joan Metelerkamp : poet of connection 

    Weyer, Christine Louise (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-12)
    This thesis examines the academically neglected work of contemporary South African poet Joan Metelerkamp. It focuses specifically on the drive towards connection displayed in her poetry. The first chapter explores the ...

  • Joodse Gnostiek in die ‘Evangelie van Judas’ 

    De Villiers, Johannes Albertus (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2008-02-19)
    Recent studies, especially since the Nag Hammadi discoveries, indicate that “Gnosticism” often functions as a constructed “Other” in attempts to define Christian orthodoxy, as well as a catch-phrase for a range of diverse ...

  • Josephus' reasons for the Jewish War 

    Benson, Derrick (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In this thesis I will examine and discuss the reasons given for the Jewish War of AD 66 - 70. Reasons put forward by modern scholars specializing in the study of the works of Flavius Josephus are ...

  • Journalism education in universities : the global and local migration of concepts between discipline and practice 

    Du Toit, Jeanne Erica (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study deals with the relationship between university-based journalism education and journalism as a social practice. It is argued that the construction of this relationship can be better understood ...

  • The judgement of risk in traumatised and non-traumatised emergency medical service personnel 

    Roberts, Craig Brendan (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Judgement of risk for negative events in certain situations was investigated in a group of emergency medical service (EMS) personnel with a diagnosis of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD; n = 27) and ...

  • Juridical aspects of the marriage metaphor in Hosea and Jeremiah 

    Hendriks, Hans Jurgens (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1975-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: no abstract available

  • "A just and lively image" - performance in Neo-classic theatre criticism and theory 

    Huismans, Anja (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-03)
    The claim that theatre theorists and critics have historically considered the dramatic text a more important part of theatre than the performance is a prominent theme of 20th century theatre theory. This claim was made in ...

  • The justfiable limitations of patient autonomy in contemporary South African medical practice 

    Anthony, John (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
    ABSTRACT: The European Enlightenment secured man’s freedom from doctrinal thought. Scientific progress and technological innovation flourished in the 18th Century, radically changing the lives of all. Man’s mastery ...

  • Justice and the law : a perspective from contemporary jurisprudence 

    Malan, Yvonne (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis examines the relationship between law and justice. Firstly, it is argued that the concept of justice tends to be defined too narrowly as distributive justice or as a mechanism to maintain ...

  • Justice in Augustine's City of God 

    Daniels, Amy Lydia (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis outlines Augustine’s thought on justice as articulated in The City of God: against the Pagans. The purpose of the study was to investigate the place and role of his convictions about justice ...

  • Justice, entitlement and inheritance : exploring theoretical grounds for the rectification of manifest injustices through an analysis of inheritance 

    Spies, Frances (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis explores the possibility of promoting social justice through the direct confrontation and rectification of manifest injustices in our existing social institutions and practices, as opposed ...

  • Justificatory discourse of the perpetrator in TRC testimonies : a discourse-historical analysis 

    Bernard, Taryn (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
    This study investigates the ways in which former South African Police (SAP) perpetrators of human rights violations justify their criminal actions in testifying before the Amnesty Committee (AC) of the South African Truth ...

  • Juwelierskuns en transformasie 

    Marais, Inge (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2008-03)
    In this thesis I explore my jewellery practice as a transformative process. I suggest that the handling of material can be described in alchemistic terms as a process that is primarily aimed at the transformation of the ...

  • Die Kaap tydens die eerste Britse bewind, 1795-1803 

    Giliomee, Hermann Buhr,1938- (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1971-12)
    INLEIDING: Teen die einde van die agtiende eeu het die Kaapkolonie se bevolking uit tussen 60 000 en 70 000 siele bestaan. Hiervan was ongeveer 22 000 Christene (van wie ongeveer 20 000 Blankes was), 25 000 slawe en 14 000 ...

  • Die Kaapkolonie onder Ryk Tulbagh, 1751-1771 

    Joubert, Johannes Jacobus Francois (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1942-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: no abstract available

  • Die Kaapse meubelmakers, 1652-1900 

    Geldenhuys, Hugo Amos (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1986-12)
    INDLEIDING: Ten spyte van die belangrike bydrae wat die meubelmakers oor meer as drie eeue gelewer het t.o.v. die vervaardiging van een van die belangrikste gebruiksartikels in die Kaapse huishoudings, is daar nag min ...

  • Kabaret as sosiale en politieke kommentaar : 'n ontleding van die aanwending van die komiese, satire en parodie 

    Van Zyl, Annelie (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study examines cabaret in South Africa, and more particularly the use of a personation in cabaret. Cabaret employs a variety of comedic forms that combine to comment on social and political issues. ...

  • Kabaret in Suid-Afrika : kabarett of cabaret? 

    Van der Merwe, Grethe Elizabeth (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Various theoretists and artists have tried to describe, to define and categorise the form of art that we roughly refer to as ‘cabaret’ in an attempt to answer the question: “What exactly is ‘cabaret’”? ...