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Performing culture: An analysis of the language of contemporary Okuhingira ceremony among the Banyankore.
(Makerere University, 2014-05)
The research set out to investigate the effectiveness of the language used in the performance of the Okuhingira ceremony among the Banyankore. In the study, emphasis was put on the contemporary ceremony of okuhingira and ...
A comparative study of human rights issues in the novels of Ngugi Wa Thiong’o, Alex la Guma and Chinua Achebe.
(Makerere University, 2013-09)
This study makes a comparative analysis of human rights issues depicted in the novels of Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Alex La Guma and Chinua Achebe. It discusses cultural rights violation and notes that in Ngugi and Achebe’s novels ...
Modern standard logic in Luganda
(Makerere University, 2010-11)
This study investigated the problem of expressing modern standard logic in Luganda, a Bantu language widely spoken in Uganda both as a first language and second language with the major aim of showing how a language can be ...
Images of disability in Samia oral literature
(Makerere University, 2011-07)
The basis of this study was the prevailing view that the oral literature of a society communicates to its members the society’s stand points on the issues within their midst. This, it does by either explicitly commenting ...
The portrayal of women’s rights violation in the Ugandan novel (1979 - 2006)
(Makerere University, 2011-08)
This research studied women’s rights violations in the Ugandan novels. In the scope of this study, women’s rights traversed were those that fall within social-economic rights. The research puts across two major arguments ...
Style and dramatic achievement in John Ruganda’s drama.
(Makerere University, 2014)
This dissertation is an investigation of style and dramatic achievement in John Ruganda’s Drama focusing on his six published plays: The Burdens (1972), Black Mamba (1973), Covenant with Death (1973), The Floods (1980), ...
Referring to information source in Kirundi: The case of lexical evidential markers.
(Makerere University, 2014)
The aim of the present study was to investigate ‘evidentiality’ or referring to information source in Kirundi, through an appraisal of the evidential function and meaning of four invariable expressions, namely ngo ‘it is ...
A report on the casas: language teachers’ writing workshop basing on the unified standard orthographies of Ugandan languages
This workshop on the theme “True Literacy for the Uganda Child” is a direct result of a request from the Center for Advanced Study of African Languages (CASAS) to train teachers and writers in applying the Unified Language ...
(Lusoga Language Educationists, Researchers & Translators Association (ALLERT), 2011)
Ekitabo kino kyaghandikiibwa nga kyesigama ku mpandiika eyaghalala ya ennimi dha Afirika mu buvandhuba bwa Uganda ni eya Busoga entongole.
Assessment of community radio in Tanzania: case study of Orkonerei Radio Service FM
The dissertation 'Assessment of Community Radio in Tanzania: Case Study of Orkonerei Radio Service FM' constitutes an assessment of community radio in Tanzania with a specific focus on ORS FM. Central to this study was the ...