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Activity count data identified as prosthesis wear or non-wear

Alix Chadwell
Actigraph 60s epoch activity count data which has been passed through the prosthesis non-wear algorithm. Each frame has been identified as wear (1) or non-wear (0).

Unprocessed raw 30Hz acceleration data stored as .gt3x

Alix Chadwell
Unprocessed raw 30Hz acceleration data collected over a 7 day period. For each participant, 2 files are provided, one for the sensor on each wrist. Gt3x files are produced by Actigraph. (CSV files containing this data are also provided with this dataset).

1s epoch activity count data stored as .agd

Alix Chadwell
1s epoch activity count data collected over a 7 day period. For each participant, 2 files are provided, one for the sensor on each wrist. AGD files can be opened in Actilife software.

Money, Politics and Transparency Campaign Finance Indicators Project (MPT) 2014

Gary David Pienaar & Global Integrity
Description: Country's in law score is the unweighted average of the scores on all 23 de jure indicators in a country scorecard: It provides an indication of how stringently a country's laws regulate political finance. The in practice score is the unweighted average of the scores on all 20 de facto indicators. This measure assesses practical enforcement within a country. The composite score is the average of all scores on a given country scorecard, weighted...

Constitutional Justice Project: Assessment of the impact of decisions of the South African Constitutional Court and the Supreme Court of Appeal on the transformation of society (CJP) 2013-15

Gary David Pienaar, Nedson Pophiwa, Johannes Viljoen, Tracy Morrison, Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig, Modimowabarwa Barwa Kanyane, Narnia Bohler, Maria Elizabeth Wentzel, Vanessa Barolsky & Human Sciences Research Council, University Of Fort Hare
Description: Seventy qualitative interviews, involving 114 persons, were conducted with litigants of landmark socio-economic rights cases and other key role-players, including members of NGOs and Public Interest Litigation (PIL) firms. The aim was to ascertain experiences with regard to the socio-economic rights cases, including the cost and time taken to finalise these cases. In the fieldwork phase of the project, researchers canvassed the perspectives of a broad spectrum of stakeholders and social actors relevant to...

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2003: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

Benjamin Roberts & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The questions contained in the core modules of the two SASAS questionnaires for 2003 (demographics and core thematic issues) were asked of 7000 respondents, while the remaining rotating modules were asked of a half sample of approximately 3500 respondents each. The data set contains 2497 records and 369 variables. Topics included in the questionnaires are: democracy, identity, public services-education, health status, HIV/AIDS, health behaviour, moral issues, crime, voting, demographics and other classificatory variables, nature...

Intimate partner violence with township girls involved in a soccer programme 2016: Qualitative study (SKILLZ)

Adam Leon Cooper, Benita Joy Moolman & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The data contains 26 transcripts of interviews and focus groups with high school learners in Soweto. Abstract: The study was an evaluation of a programme that combined girls soccer with an educational curriculum that simultaneously tackled the issues of intimate partner choice, gender-based violence and HIV/AIDS prevention. The dataset therefore provides rich accounts of intimate/romantic relations of youth in Soweto, the role of violence in these young peoples lives and the health services that...

Beteiligung von Lernenden an der Unterrichtsgestaltung am Lycée Ermesinde

Anne Molitor
Partizipativer Unterricht, der nicht nur aus punktuell erlebter Teilnahme besteht, ist — wie Charlotte Keuler es im Leitartikel des vorliegenden Heftes formuliert — durch die Herausforderungen, vor die uns unsere globalisierte Welt stellt, in vielerlei Hinsicht unabdingbar geworden. Kommunikationsfähigkeit, interkulturelle Kompetenz, Wissensmanagement und andere oft zitierte „soft skills“ sind Schlüsselkompetenzen des 21. Jahrhunderts.

Non-communicable disease screening and HIV testing and counselling in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa (NCD) 2015

Alastair Van Heerden, Heidi Eve Van Rooyen & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The data set includes information on HIV status, Anthropometry, mental health, general health state, blood pressure, LDL Cholesterol, Rapid Glucose Assessment, pulse, Working memory, NCD risk factors, chronic condition and health service coverage and health care utilisation. The data set consists of 587 cases and 227 variables. Abstract: South Africa faces dual epidemics of HIV and non-communicable chronic diseases (NCDs; hypertension, diabetes, obesity). Differentiated care for HIV, community health workers providing testing and linkage...

Life form and leaf size spectra of vegetation in Kotli Hills, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (Pakistan)

Muhammad Shoaib Amjad
The flora of District Kotli consists of 97 plant species belonging to 47 families. The biological spectrum showed that therophytes ( 27.83 %), was the dominant life form of the area. It was followed by hemicryptophytes (20.61 %), nanophanerophytes (18.55 %), Geophytes (12.64%) and megaphanerophytes (12.37%). Chamaephytes (2.06%) and lianas (3.09%) were low in number. The leaf size spectra of plant communities consisted of microphylls (25.77 %), mesophylls (8.24 %), leptophylls (35.05 %), nanophylls (28.86...

Life form and leaf size spectra of vegetation in Kotli Hills, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (Pakistan)

Muhammad Shoaib Amjad
The flora of District Kotli consists of 97 plant species belonging to 47 families. The biological spectrum showed that therophytes ( 27.83 %), was the dominant life form of the area. It was followed by hemicryptophytes (20.61 %), nanophanerophytes (18.55 %), Geophytes (12.64%) and megaphanerophytes (12.37%). Chamaephytes (2.06%) and lianas (3.09%) were low in number. The leaf size spectra of plant communities consisted of microphylls (25.77 %), mesophylls (8.24 %), leptophylls (35.05 %), nanophylls (28.86...

We look out for our children, Caregiver (SIZE) 2010-12. Msunduzi Municipality - KwaZulu-Natal

Alastair Van Heerden, Heidi Eve Van Rooyen, Benjamin Roberts & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This dataset contains information on 1899 caregivers from the 1961 households that participated in the household survey. However, to facilitate linking, the HHIDs of households completing the household survey were added to this file with no data. Abstract: More than two decades after the end of Apartheid, the well-being of South African children is still in a precarious state. An emerging body of research examines the role that poverty and HIV/AIDS play in household...

Randomized controlled trial of a couples-based intervention to increase testing for HIV among heterosexual couples (CIC) 2012-14 in Vulindlela, South Africa

Heidi Eve Van Rooyen & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This dataset contains the responses of couples who participated in the randomised controlled trial of a Couples-based intervention study. The questionnaire includes measurement of relationship domains such as satisfaction and communication, and measures pertaining to HIV and reproductive health (e.g., fertility intentions, HIV knowledge and risk perception, and sexual behaviour) and demographics. The data contains 438 variables and 350 cases. Abstract: The prevalence for HIV in South Africa is 18% among 15-49 year old...

Unterricht partizipativ gestalten

Charlotte Keuler
Fachunterricht ist der zentrale Erfahrungsraum im Sozialisationsumfeld Schule. Er prägt schon allein aufgrund seines hohen zeitlichen Anteils im Tagesverlauf und der grundlegenden Funktion von Schule Handeln und Wahrnehmung von Lehrpersonen und Lernenden. Umso wichtiger ist es, ihn in die Gestaltung einer demokratischen Schulkultur einzubeziehen.

Engaging very young adolescents in improving sexual and reproductive health and rights in the context of national health system reform: Learners' survey (SRH) 2017 - Gert Sibande district, Mpumalanga

Roshin Essop, Lorenza Logan Fluks, Ingrid Lynch, Mokhantso Gladys Makoae, Benita Joy Moolman, Tsidiso Anitah Tolla & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains the responses of young adolescents (aged 10-14 years) to a questionnaire concerning their sexual and reproductive health, conducted in Gert Sibande District, Mpumalanga, South Africa in 2017. Issues like bodily development during puberty, menstruation, dating and sex as well as accessing information about these issues are included. The data set for dissemination contains 132 variables and 696 cases from the expected 840 which represented 83% response rate. Abstract: In South...

Annual Population Survey, January - December, 2018

Social Survey Division Office For National Statistics
New edition information<br>For the second edition (August 2019), well-being variables ANXIOUS, HAPPY, SATIS and WORTH and the well-being weight NPWT18 were added to the dataset.<br> The <i>Annual Population Survey</i> (APS) is a major survey series, which aims to provide data that can produce reliable estimates at local authority level. Key topics covered in the survey include education, employment, health and ethnicity. The APS comprises key variables from the <i>Labour Force Survey</i> (LFS) (held at the...

Gendered Dimensions of Farming Systems of small-scale livestock keepers (GDFS) 2014: Limpopo and Mpumalanga. A qualitative study

Vasudhevan Reddy & Agricultural Research Council, Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The data comprises of 26 individual interviews and 5 focus group transcriptions. Originally 20 individuals were targeted (across the 2 research areas), and researchers eventually obtained 24 in-depth interviews. In other words, if interested individuals were willing to participate, the opportunity was used to gain further insights. Two of the 24 individual interviews and one focus group interview ran into 2 files each which results in a total of 31 transcriptions. Abstract: This study...

Radiation dose and pathological response in oesophageal cancer patients treated with neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy followed by surgery: a multi-institutional analysis

Melissa Thomas, Alicia S. Borggreve, Peter S. N. Van Rossum, Christiaan Perneel, Johnny Moons, Elke Van Daele, Richard Van Hillegersberg, Wei Deng, Piet Pattyn, Stella Mook, Tom Boterberg, Jelle P. Ruurda, Philippe Nafteux, Steven H. Lin & Karin Haustermans
Purpose: To explore whether a higher neoadjuvant radiation dose increases the probability of a pathological complete response (pCR) or pathological major response (pMR) response in oesophageal cancer patients. Material and methods: Between 2000 and 2017, 1048 patients from four institutions were stratified according to prescribed neoadjuvant radiation doses of 36.0 Gy (13.3%), 40.0 Gy (7.4%), 41.4 Gy (20.1%), 45.0 Gy (25.5%) or 50.4 Gy (33.7%) in 1.8–2.0 Gy fractions. Endpoints were pCR (tumour regression grade...

Radiation dose and pathological response in oesophageal cancer patients treated with neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy followed by surgery: a multi-institutional analysis

Melissa Thomas, Alicia S. Borggreve, Peter S. N. Van Rossum, Christiaan Perneel, Johnny Moons, Elke Van Daele, Richard Van Hillegersberg, Wei Deng, Piet Pattyn, Stella Mook, Tom Boterberg, Jelle P. Ruurda, Philippe Nafteux, Steven H. Lin & Karin Haustermans
Purpose: To explore whether a higher neoadjuvant radiation dose increases the probability of a pathological complete response (pCR) or pathological major response (pMR) response in oesophageal cancer patients. Material and methods: Between 2000 and 2017, 1048 patients from four institutions were stratified according to prescribed neoadjuvant radiation doses of 36.0 Gy (13.3%), 40.0 Gy (7.4%), 41.4 Gy (20.1%), 45.0 Gy (25.5%) or 50.4 Gy (33.7%) in 1.8–2.0 Gy fractions. Endpoints were pCR (tumour regression grade...

Gay men's parenthood choices (GMPC) 2015: An exploratory study - Gauteng and Western Cape

Tracy Morrison & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The data set consists of 21 transcribed interviews in which 24 gay men were interviewed. 18 of the interviews were one-on-one interviews whilst couples were interviewed in 3 interviews. Abstract: The focus of this research project is on planned same-gendered families and centres on the parenthood decisions (i.e., the choice of whether or not to be a father and associated decisions) of gay or bisexual identified men. This research focus is underpinned by the...

Leistungsbewertung partizipativ gestalten

Julia Frisch
Bewertungsprozesse in der Schule als Möglichkeit nutzen, um Schüler*innen bei der realistischen Einschätzung und Weiterentwicklung ihrer Lernprozesse und ihres Lernverhaltens zu unterstützen: Die partizipative Leistungsbewertung bietet verschiedene praxisnahe Ansätze zur Förderung von Lernmotivation, Selbstreflexion und demokratischem Verständnis.

The evaluation of peer education in Western Cape schools (EPEP): A longitudinal study 2013 - Time 0

Sharlene Swartz, Benita Joy Moolman & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The purpose of this data collection was to measure change in attitudes, knowledge and behaviour of Grade 8 and Grade 9 learners on a set of pre-identified indicators in relation to peer education and HIV/AIDS. This is the first data set obtained from three phases of collections which were analysed to explore whether peer education in our sample of schools had achieved the set objectives. It contains 286 variables and 2951 cases. The following...

Social attitudes towards same-sex sexuality in South Africa (SASS): A qualitative pilot study of black South Africans 2013 - Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal and Western Cape

Vasudhevan Reddy & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: In the pilot study we conducted in-depth interviews to find out about people's beliefs and attitudes towards same-sex sexuality. This helped us to gain an in-depth understanding of attitudes towards same-sex sexuality so that we can develop a comprehensive, integrated and adaptive set of questions that could be used to quantify attitudes toward same-sex sexuality in Africa. We conducted interviews across four major cities, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Town and Durban, with 8 interviews per...

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