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Date: 2018
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/65401
Description: In this paper, we analyse how different domains of subjective wellbeing evolve within seven years in three different cohorts born 10 years apart. On average, general life satisfaction – as well as sat ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/59510
Description: We investigate the formation of minimum income aspirations in South Africa, a country with high rates of poverty together with very high and rising rates of inequality. A number of empirical studies i ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/59522
Description: One explanation for the increasing prevalence of stunting in South Africa over the past 15 years while other development indicators have improved is that Big Food retail chains have been contributing ... More
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Authors: Cottle, Eddie
Date: 2017
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/59500
Description: This paper seeks to analyse the policy position of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) to that of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in relation to the green economy and gr ... More
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Authors: Fine, Ben
Date: 2016
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/3082
Description: This paper is concerned with the shifting fortunes of the Developmental State Paradigm (DSP) and the Social Compacting Paradigm (SCP) and, with some reference to South Africa, how they do or do not ha ... More
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Authors: Visagie, Justin
Date: 2015
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/3071
Description: This paper attempts to assess the extent of inclusivity in post-apartheid income growth by focusing on one intuitive part of the income distribution: the actual middle (or middle-income strata). If So ... More
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Authors: Webster, Edward
Date: 2015
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/3093
Description: In this paper I focus on building a conceptual framework for an understanding of the changing dynamics of labour and workers’ sources of power. I begin by identifying worker action that draws on tradi ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/3104
Description: This study attempts to link schooling, demographic, socio-economic and academic factors to firstchoice degree completion and labour market outcomes. More specifically, this study investigates those fa ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/3115
Description: Despite the intentions of government and commitments by its social partners, South Africa continues to experience one of the highest levels of income inequality in the world and almost half of its hou ... More
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Date: 2014-05
Language: English
Type: text
Identifier: vital:546
Description: Fifty years have elapsed since Hadley Cantril (1965) published his work on the Pattern of Human Concerns. His line of inquiry has stood the test of time. In late 2012, the nationally representative So ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/2401
Description: Calata Route: Inxuba Yethemba Local Municipality : Calata House -- Cradock Four Grave -- Flame of Hope and Liberation -- Olive Schreiner House -- Skweyiya Church -- Middleburg Three. Inkwanca Local Mu ... More
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Authors: Ruiters, Greg
Date: 2008
Language: English
Type: Text
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/2476
Description: Digitised by Rhodes University Library on behalf of the Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER)
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Authors: Moller, Valerie
Date: 2008
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: vital:541
Description: [From the preface]: This report is a sequel to ‘Living in Grahamstown East/Rini – A Social Indicators report’ published by the Institute of Social and Economic Research in 2001 as Number 6 in its Rese ... More
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Date: 2001
Language: English
Type: Book
Identifier: vital:540
Description: [From the preface]: The ‘Living in Grahamstown East/Rini’ project takes its title from a series of reports on social indicators initiated by Statistics South Africa. The popular series aims to communi ... More
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