• Theories of Social and Economic Justice 

      van der Walt, A. J. (SUN PRESS, 2005)
      The bulk of the contributions in this publication originated in a research project initiated by the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS) in 2002. STIAS hosted a workshop in July 2004 in which researchers from ...
    • Towards a pedagogy of hybridity, reconciliation and justice 

      Koopman, Nico (SUN MeDIA, 2012)
      Introduction: For the past decade Dr Xolile Simon and I have been teaching a course on reconciliation and justice at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa. Our fifth year Masters of Divinity (MDiv) class is ...
    • Tracking the cellulolytic activity of Clostridium thermocellum biofilms 

      Dumitrache, Alexandru; Wolfaardt, Gideon M.; Allen, David Grand; Liss, Steven N.; Lynd, Lee R. (BioMed Central, 2013-11-29)
      Background Microbial cellulose conversion by Clostridium thermocellum 27405 occurs predominantly through the activity of substrate-adherent bacteria organized in thin, primarily single cell-layered biofilms. The importance ...
    • Tracking the evolution of causal cognition in humans 

      Lombard, Marlize; Gardenfors, Peter (Istituto Italiano di Antropologia, 2017)
      We suggest a seven-grade model for the evolution of causal cognition as a framework that can be used to gauge variation in the complexity of causal reasoning from the panin-hominin split until the appearance of cognitively ...
    • Trade-offs in multi-purpose land use under land degradation 

      Vlek, Paul L. G.; Khamzina, Asia; Azadi, Hossein; Bhaduri, Anik; Bharati, Luna; Braimoh, Ademola; Martius, Christopher; Sunderland, Terry; Taheri, Fatemeh (MDPI, 2017)
      Abstract: Land provides a host of ecosystem services, of which the provisioning services are often considered paramount. As the demand for agricultural products multiplies, other ecosystem services are being degraded or ...
    • TRAPLINE : a standardized and automated pipeline for RNA sequencing data analysis, evaluation and annotation 

      Wolfien, Markus; Rimmbach, Christian; Schmitz, Ulf; Jung, Julia Jeannine; Krebs, Stefan; Steinhoff, Gustav; David, Robert; Wolkenhauer, Olaf (BioMed Central, 2016)
      Background: Technical advances in Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) provide a means to acquire deeper insights into cellular functions. The lack of standardized and automated methodologies poses a challenge for the analysis ...
    • Tutoring is fun: a study investigating tutor motivation 

      Burgoyne, Megan; Jansen, Ada; Smit, Carina (AFRICAN SUN MeDIA, 2009)
      Introduction: In the global higher education context, diminishing resources, growing student numbers, larger class sizes and a pressure on academic staff time, are cited as some of the reasons for the increase in use of ...
    • Understanding and acting on the developmental origins of health and disease in Africa would improve health across generations 

      Norris, Shane A.; Daar, Abdallah; Balasubramanian, Dorairajan; Byass, Peter; Kimani-Murage, Elizabeth; Macnab, Andrew; Pauw, Christoff; Singhal, Atul; Yajnik, Chittaranjan; Akazili, James; Levitt, Naomi; Maatoug, Jihene; Mkhwanazi, Nolwazi; Moore, Sophie E.; Nyirenda, Moffat; Pulliam, Juliet R. C.; Rochat, Tamsen; Said-Mohamed, Rihlat; Seedat, Soraya; Sobngwi, Eugene; Tomlinson, Mark; Toska, Elona; Van Schalkwyk, Cari (Taylor & Francis Open, 2017)
      Data from many high- and low- or middle-income countries have linked exposures during key developmental periods (in particular pregnancy and infancy) to later health and disease. Africa faces substantial challenges with ...
    • University investments in the library. Phase II : an international study 

      Eger, Arthur (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2010)
      Paper presented at the Stellenbosch University Library 2010 Symposium / IFLA Presidential Meeting. Knowing is not enough: Engaging in the knowledge economy, 18 to 19 February 2010. Figures from the Association of Research ...
    • The University of Stellenbosch Library Service 1895-1995 

      Booyens, Bun (1995)
      As a past (and hopefully future) frequent user of our library, I should like to offer my heartiest congratulatios to all my colleagues in the University of Stellenbosch's Library Service on the hundredth anniversary of ...
    • Using a theoretical framework of institutional culture to analyse an institutional strategy document 

      Jacobs, Anthea Hydi Maxine (University of South Africa Press, 2016)
      This paper builds on a conceptual analysis of institutional culture in higher education. A theoretical framework was proposed to analyse institutional documents of two higher education institutions in the Western Cape, for ...
    • Using citation analysis in research evaluation 

      Purnell, Philip (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-11)
    • A view from Silicon Valley 

      Botha, Roelof (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-04-10)
      As per: http://blogs.sun.ac.za/news/2012/03/26/internet-entrepreneur-roelof-botha-at-su-on-april-10. "Internet entrepreneur and venture capital specialist, Roelof Botha, will visit Stellenbosch University (SU) on 10 April ...
    • What makes a good first-year lecturer 

      Leibowitz, Brenda; Van Schalkwyk, Susan; Van der Merwe, Antoinette; Herman, Nicoline; Young, Gert (AFRICAN SUN MeDIA, 2009)
      Introduction: The first year is an important stepping-stone in the career of the undergraduate student. Lecturers of first-year students play an important role in guiding students into this new phase of their lives. Much ...
    • Why model? 

      Wolkenhauer, Olaf (Frontiers Media, 2014-01-28)
      Next generation sequencing technologies are bringing about a renaissance of mining approaches. A comprehensive picture of the genetic landscape of an individual patient will be useful, for example, to identify groups of ...
    • Will your research assets survive the ravages of time, redundancy, mismanagement and decay? Planning for digital preservation within higher education institutions 

      Smith, Ina (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2010-07)
      This paper presents a content analysis of a selection of existing literature about digital preservation policies. The researcher examined the digital preservation policies that are currently being implemented by four ...