Centre for Research on Evaluation, Science and Technology (CREST)

Recent Submissions

  • Use of scientific research by South African winemakers 

    Boshoff, Nelius (SISSA, 2014-02)
    The study investigated the extent to which transmission and cognition, the first two stages in the research use process, are accomplished for winemakers. “Transmission-cognition” was operationalized as the frequency of ...

  • Types of knowledge in science-based practices 

    Boshoff, Nelius (SISSA, 2014)
    Science communication as an interdisciplinary field of study has always been concerned with issues of knowledge utilisation. This theoretical paper focusses on the “knowledge” part of knowledge utilisation and provides ...

  • Knowledge utilisation in the South African wine industry 

    Boshoff, Stephanus Cornelius (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The use of knowledge that is based on scientific research plays an important role in the development and international competitiveness of a country’s wine industry. In order for South Africa to effectively ...