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  • Called and Queer Exploring the lived experiences of queer clergy in the Methodist Church of Southern Africa 

    Robertson, Megan (university of western cape, 2020)
    In South Africa anti-queer attitudes are propped up by religious moral claims and by strong assertions that queer sexualities are un-African and a secular Western import. This study contributes to the growing body of ...
  • Can Armstrong cope with Libet’s challenge? 

    Hattas, Nihahl (University of the Western Cape, 2020)
    According to our ordinary conception of voluntary action, our actions are the causal result of conscious intentions. To take a very basic example: I wish to take a sip of coffee, and I therefore reach out and take hold of ...
  • Child sex tourism in South Africa: A children's rights perspective 

    Mapapu, Ntombizodidi Jenniffer (University of the Western Cape, 2016)
    In the words of Najat Maall M'jid, former United Nations (UN) Special Rapporteur on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography: 'As the world reflects on the universal development goals for the ...
  • Rawls, the severely cognitively disabled and the person life view 

    Seale, Wade (University of the Western Cape, 2015)
    A political arrangement is an arrangement for persons. Political arrangements are assessed in terms of the extent to which they manage the affairs of persons, which includes protecting their interests and entitlements. ...