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    • Disparity : threat or opportunity to distance education throughput at the South African military academy 

      Khoza, Lindiwe; Van Zyl, Gerhard (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 2015)
      Improved student throughput remains on the South African Higher Education (HE) priority list. To achieve greater throughput, all institutions of higher learning need to contribute. The South African Military Academy offers ...

    • The evolution of strategy : thinking war from antiquity to the present 

      Vrey, Francois (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 2011)
      The Evolution of Strategy: Thinking War from Antiquity to the Present is another welcome addition to the field of War Studies with its particular focus on strategy. The publication adds to a growing body of literature that ...

    • Exemplary leadership and exemplary teams : unleashing future defence leadership potential 

      Mollo, Solly (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 2003)
      A perusal of leadership literature reflects the relatively vast amount of readily available information about leader development, all lumped under the generic heading of 'leadership training.' Yet, according to the present ...

    • From the editors 

      Esterhuyse, Abel; Liebenberg, Ian (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 2015)
      The role of the military in the making of South Africa1 has always been a contentious issue and has recently again been highlighted when the military was deployed in certain South African neighbourhoods in support of the ...

    • From the editors 

      Esterhuyse, Abel; Liebenberg, Ian (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 2011)
      This edition of Scientia Militaria, South African Journal of Military Studies, brings three very particular themes together: history, contemporary military operations, and military technology. From a historical perspective, ...

    • On the modularity of the intrinsic flexibility of the µ opioid receptor : a computational study 

      Fossepre, Mathieu; Leherte, Laurence; Laaksonen, Aatto; Vercauteren, Daniel P. (Public Library of Science, 2015)
      The µ opioid receptor (µOR), the principal target to control pain, belongs to the G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) family, one of the most highlighted protein families due to their importance as therapeutic targets. The ...

    • Paradigm shifts, South African Defence Policy and the South African National Defence Force : from here to where? 

      Vrey, Francois (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 2004)
      Elements of Kuhn's theory on scientific revolutions and its applicability to the political domain also promote explanations of military change. In this regard, changes in the South African defence realm during the past ...

    • Russia's Heroes 1941-45/Albert Axell 

      Liebenberg, Ian (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 2011)
      It is seldom that one comes across a work where history-writing and qualitative research meet succinctly. Add to this an author who communicates crisply and relates real-life narratives that capture and hold the reader’s ...

    • Strengthening HIV surveillance in the antiretroviral therapy era : rationale and design of a longitudinal study to monitor HIV prevalence and incidence in the uMgungundlovu District, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa 

      Kharsany, Ayesha B. M.; Cawood, Cherie; Khanyile, David; Grobler, Anneke; Mckinnon, Lyle R.; Samsunder, Natasha; Frohlich, Janet A.; Karim, Quarraisha Abdool; Puren, Adrian; Welte, Alex; George, Gavin; Govender, Kaymarlin; Toledo, Carlos; Chipeta, Zawadi; Zembe, Lycias; Glenshaw, Mary T.; Madurai, Lorna; Deyde, Varough M.; Bere, Alfred (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Background: South Africa has over 6,000,000 HIV infected individuals and the province of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) is the most severely affected. As public health initiatives to better control the HIV epidemic are implemented, ...

    • Theoretical approaches in international relations : the South African military as a foreign policy instrument 

      Olivier, Laetitia; Neethling, Theo; Vrey, Francois (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 2015)
      The utility of theoretical approaches in international relations can be found in the fact that such approaches provide ‘lenses’ that can be applied to enhance our understanding of the social dynamics of the world we live ...

    • Trans-Atlantic relations in the Southern Cone : a common security agenda 

      Khanyile, Moses B. (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 1998)
      The countries on both shores of the South Atlantic Ocean have often looked more to the north for solutions to their socio-economic and security challenges than to their counterparts across the ocean. This approach has not ...

    • Two perspectives on the recent war in Iraq 

      Beukes, Tobie (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 2015)
      The three books discussed here can all be classified as memoirs or even as auto-ethnographies. The two authors relate how they experienced the recent armed conflict in Iraq. The narratives of both authors include detailed ...