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2015 Harnessing innovation potential?: institutional approaches to industry-higher education research partnerships in South Africa

This article presents an overview of research partnership activity across the South African higher education system in three cutting-edge hi...

2015 Policy determinants of school outcomes under model uncertainty: evidence from South Africa

In this paper, we assess the determinants of secondary school outcomes in South Africa. We use Bayesian model averaging techniques to accoun...

2015 Looking backwards: how to be a South African university

In this paper, the author argues that the contemporary South African university cannot be understood and engaged with outside of an apprecia...

2015 Of false-starts, blind spots, cul-de-sacs and legitimacy struggles: the curriculum debate in South African higher education

The purpose of this article is to attempt to bring into fuller perspective than has hitherto been done the issues of the affective in the cu...