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Alcohol consumption among HIV-positive pregnant women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: prevalence and correlates

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Hart, T.G.B., Booyens, I., Fakudze, B. & Sinyolo, S. (2019) Reflections on demonstrating development-oriented innovations in South Africa. South African Journal of Science. 115(1/2):1-4.

Innovation demonstrations are an important means of first-time testing and fine-tuning innovations outside of the laboratory. Through demons...

Khanyile, B. (2019) Since 1652: tortured souls and disposed bodies. Souls. January:Online.

The article has three movements. First, it draws out some of the contours of historical trauma suffered by Black and Brown people in South A...

Wildschut, A. & Kruss, G. (2019) Workplace-based learning programmes and transition to the labour market . In: Rogan, M. (ed).Post-school education and the labour market in South Africa. Cape Town: HSRC Press. 197-221.

However, we know very little about whether the current workplace-based learning system in South Africa is functioning as expected. Should po...

Desai, R, Mercken, L.A.G., Ruiter, R.A.C., Schepers, J. & Reddy, P. (2019) Cigarette smoking and reasons for leaving school among school dropouts in South Africa. BMC Public Health. 19:Online.

School dropouts are at heightened risk of tobacco use compared to in-school learners. School dropouts are described as those not currently e...

Kanyane, M. & Sisi, M. (2019) Supply chain: a service delivery enhancement or an impediment. International Journal of Management Practice. 12(1):109-126.

Supply chain management in the Republic of South Africa is a cause for concern. The Auditor General South Africa, year in and year out, rais...