• The value of online citizen journalism in political risk analysis: A case study of police brutality in Brazil’s favelas 

      Frantz, Micheline (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The virtual sphere is quickly becoming one of the most resourceful platforms for obtaining information. This is due to information taking on a more dynamic role, in which it is more freely dispersed, ...
    • Social cohesion and reconciliation in South Africa 

      Gildenhuys, Kabelo Johannes (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Social cohesion and reconciliation have important roles to play in the development and trajectory of conflict transformation in countries marked by past conflict. Given South Africa’s divided past, based ...
    • The politics of food in Southern Africa: A food regime/movements framework 

      Du Plessis, Elizabeth Johanna (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-03)
      English Abstract: This study seeks to uncover the prevailing food ideology of Southern Africa, by exploring South Africa, Malawi, and Zimbabwe’s approach to food security. The explorative discussion is aided by three ...
    • Lula’s Brazil in Africa: extending its middle power role? 

      Louw, Gertruida Cornelia Jacoba (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Brazil-Africa relations date back to the trans-Atlantic slave trade of the sixteenth and nineteenth century. Despite the early onset of relations, it was only since the turn of the millennium, with the ...