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Robert Morrell

Robert Morrell

    ​Professors are made by hard work, but the professoriate demography remains of interest
    ​Professors are made by hard work, but the professoriate demography remains of interest
    For most academics becoming a full professor is a career pinnacle, the reward for many years of dedicated work and intellectual creativity. It is...
    Inside Africa's search for meaning
    Inside Africa's search for meaning
    In our book Africa-Centred Knowledges: Crossing Fields and Worlds we question how knowledge is made in African contexts, as a way of exploring the...
    SA broods over teen pregnancies
    SA broods over teen pregnancies
    Pregnancy in schools has once again become a media focus, partly because of an unfolding Constitutional Court case that involves school policy on...
    Transformation reduced to numbers
    Transformation reduced to numbers
    It was wise of Gwebs Qonde, director general of higher education and training, not to try in his "Right to Reply" last week to defend the...
    The abuse of transformation
    The abuse of transformation
    There can be little doubt that all South Africans need to commit themselves to transformation. The recent racist video taken at the University of...
    The abuse of transformation
    The abuse of transformation
    There can be little doubt that all South Africans need to commit themselves to transformation. The recent racist video taken at the University of...
    White, male, democrat, African
    White, male, democrat, African
    I write this article as a white man. I write also as a South African and as a democrat. These are identities that are important to me and many...