Research Articles (School for Human Resource Development)


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  • Disparity : threat or opportunity to distance education throughput at the South African military academy 

    Khoza, Lindiwe; Van Zyl, Gerhard (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 2015)
    Improved student throughput remains on the South African Higher Education (HE) priority list. To achieve greater throughput, all institutions of higher learning need to contribute. The South African Military Academy offers ...

  • Taking the lonely walk in Iraq and Afghanistan 

    Beukes, T. (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science (Military Academy), 2014)
    "Eight lives down", "Extreme risk" and "Bomb hunters" all contain the personal accounts of British soldiers who served as bomb-disposal operators during the recent armed conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. The books were ...

  • Suicide prevention and management in the SA National Defence Force : a psychological discussion 

    Koopman, Rene; Van Dyk, Gielie (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Military Science, 2012)
    Suicidal behaviour is a challenge for military forces around the world. Suicide can be a reaction in peacekeeping operations or conventional warfare, because the stressful nature of both types of operations can force ...