Recent Submissions

  • Disability : the forgotten side of race science 

    Swartz, Leslie; Bantjes, Jason; Lourens, Heidi; Watermeyer, Brian (African Sun Media, 2020)
    The impetus for this book was an article, the first line of the abstract of which reads: “Colored women in South Africa have an increased risk for low cognitive functioning.”1 There is no question that the article ...
  • Race and health : dilemmas of the South African health researcher 

    Volmink, Jimmy; Hendricks, Lynn; Mazibuko, Lindokuhle; Swartz, Leslie (African Sun Media, 2020)
    We begin this chapter by discussing responses by members of our team to comments on articles submitted to major international journals focusing on health research. Recently, when one of our manuscripts was close to being ...
  • The stigmatisation of children living with FASD and their biological mothers 

    Olivier, Leana; Drotsky, Lian-Marie; Louw, Jaco (African Sun Media, 2020)
    The harmful consequences of alcohol exposure in utero are the most common cause of preventable intellectual disability (Gibbard, Wass, and Clarke 2003:72-76). It can lead to various sequelae collectively referred to as ...