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    • A Queen for All Seasons: Zenobia of Palmyra 

      Breytenbach, M. M. (Open Journal Systems, 2005)
      Throughout the centuries a number of truly remarkable women emerged to awe the world. One of these is a charismatic warrior queen of antiquity, Zenobia, last ruler of the once wealthy and exotic city-state of Palmyra in ...

    • R.O. Dudley: Teacher, Educator and Political Dissenter (1924–2009) 

      Nasson, Bill (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2010-10)
      In education and anti-racist politics in South Africa’s Western Cape region, Richard (Dick or R.O.) Dudley was an exceptionally influential intellectual figure who was revered by those who knew him and enjoyed legendary ...

    • A realised volatility measurement using quadratic variation and dealing with microstructure effects 

      du Toit, C; Conradie, WJ (Open Journal Systems, 2006)
      A volatility measurement that overcomes the respective problems encountered when implementing the realised and Discrete Sine Transform volatility measurements is defined and discussed in this paper. First the shortcomings ...

    • Redaksioneel 

      Zietsman, J. C. (Open Journal Systems, 2006)
      Editorial of "Akroterion" vol. 51 (2006).

    • Redaksioneel 

      Thom, J. C. (Open Journal Systems, 2009)
      Editorial of Akroterion, Vol 54 (2009)

    • Regaining sanity for the earth 

      Loubser, Gys (Open Journal Systems, 2012)
      Resensie. Titel: Regaining sanity for the earth Subtitel: Why science needs best faith to be responsible. Why faith needs best science to be credible Outeur: Klaus Nürnberger Uitgewer: Xlibris Corporation (Verenigde ...

    • Rejoinder to article by Harold M Shroder: The fallacy of using in-basket based measures for the validation of leadership dimensions 

      Spangenberg, H. H.; Theron, C. C. (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2004-10)
      A response is given to the critical questions and concerns raised by Schroder (2004) on the validation study by Spangenberg and Theron (2003). The importance of open debate as an expression of scientific rationally in ...

    • The Relationship Between Transformational Leadership, Integrity and an Ethical Climate in Organisations 

      Van Aswegen, Anja S.; Engebrecht, Amos S. (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2009)
      By effectively utilising the transformational leadership process, an organisation’s culture can be transformed into one that encourages ethical behaviour. The aim of this study was to validate a theoretical model to ...

    • The relevance of the individualism – collectivism (IC) factor for the management of diversity in the South African national defence force 

      Van Dyk, G. A. J.; De Kock, F. S. (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2004-10)
      The aim of this study was to determine the level of adherence of cultural groups to their stereotypical group orientations, i.e. White and Coloured officers tend to be more individualistic, whereas Black officers portray ...

    • Religion and violence in a globalised world 

      Wolfgang, Huber (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2011-11-18)
      Violent religious extremism is seen as one of the mega-problems of the 21st century. This article – based on a key lecture at the conference on ‘Violence in a democratic South Africa’ at the University of Pretoria and ...

    • Representing Rape -Language and Sexual Consent 

      Van Zyl, G. (Open Journal Systems, 2012)
      This article reviews the book by Susan Ehrlich, "Representing Rape - Language and Sexual Consent (2001).

    • Research briefs 

      Cherry, Micheal I. (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2012-02)
      Culture - Slave descendants retain artefacts of African culture. Animal ecology - Black rhinos doing well in Kruger. Engineering - Collaboration in South African engineering research. Entomology - Terrible hairy flies are ...

    • Resensie: Etimologiewoordeboek van Afrikaans (eerste fase) 

      Ponelis, Fritz (Open Journal Systems, 2002)
      Resensie: G.J. van Wyk (Tegn. Red.), A.E. Cloete, A. Jordaan, H.C. Liebenberg en H.J. Lubbe. Etimologiewoordeboek van Afrikaans (eerste fase). 2002. 271 pp. Stellenbosch: WAT-Trust.

    • Rest in peace Pebble Bed Modular Reactor 

      Cherry, Micheal I. (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2011-06)
      One of the few decisive actions of the Zuma government was last year’s brave decision by then Minister of Public Enterprises Barbara Hogan to withdraw from the Pebble Bed Modular Reactor (PBMR) project, which had consumed ...

    • A review of marine phylogeography in southern Africa 

      Taske, Peter R.; von der Heyden, Sophie; McQuaid, Christopher D.; Barker, Nigel P. (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2011-06)
      The southern African marine realm is located at the transition zone between the Atlantic and Indo-Pacific biomes. Its biodiversity is particularly rich and comprises faunal and floral elements from the two major oceanic ...

    • Review: 'A Companion to Classical Receptions' by L. Hardwick and C. Stray. 

      de Villiers, A. (Open Journal Systems, 2008)
      Hardwick, Lorna & Stray, Christopher (eds) 2008. A Companion to Classical Receptions. Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing. ISBN 978-1-4051-5167-2.

    • Review: Metasprachliche Lexikographie: Untersuchungen zur Kodifizierung der linguistischen Terminologie 

      Smit, Maria (Open Journal Systems, 2004)
      Review: Hans-Dieter Kreuder. Metasprachliche Lexikographie: Untersuchungen zur Kodifizierung der linguistischen Terminologie. 2003, X + 271pp. Lexicographica. Series Maior 114. ISBN 3-484-39114-6. Tübingen: Max ...

    • The Role of Visualisation in Data Handling in Grade 9 within a Problem‐centred Context 

      Wessels, D.; Makina, A. (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2009-07)
      In the recent past, data handling has been neglected at secondary school level, perhaps partially due to the strong emphasis on developing arithmetic, algebra and geometry. For the first time, the South African curriculum ...

    • Role salience of dual-career women managers 

      Naidoo, Anthony V.; Jano, Reyhana (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2002)
      This study examines and contrasts the level of role participation, commitment and value expectation that dual-career women invest in contending work and family roles. While the 162 married women managers were found ...

    • The Roman Coin Collection at Stellenbosch, a Sequel 

      Schneider, M. (Open Journal Systems, 2005)
      This paper describes a new selection of ancient coins currently in the possession of the Department of Ancient Studies at the University of Stellenbosch. Discussion will focus mainly on the art and importance of coin ...