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    • The decline of academic bilingualism in South Africa : a case study 

      Hill, Lloyd B. (Springer, 2009-10)
      Language policies in South African higher education were formalized between 2000 and 2002, just prior to a major restructuring of the higher education system. During this period institutions of higher learning were ...

    • Football as code : the social diffusion of soccer in South Africa 

      Hill, Lloyd B. (RoutledgeTaylor & Francis Group, 2010-03)
      This essay explores the processes associated with the emergence of rugby and soccer as distinct ‘sporting codes’ in South Africa. Beginning with an elaboration of the concept of ‘sporting code’, the author traces in broad ...

    • Reflections on the 1862 football match in Port Elizabeth 

      Hill, Lloyd B. (South African journal for research in sport, physical education and recreation, 2011)
      The oldest recorded football match in South Africa was played in Port Elizabeth on 24 May 1862. This article explores the available evidence for this match before moving on to a more general discussion of three broader ...