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dc.contributor.advisor Nel, K. Letsoalo, Daniel Lesiba 2016-12-05T10:30:53Z 2016-12-05T10:30:53Z 2016
dc.description Thesis (M. A. (Clinical Psychology)) -- University of Limpopo, 2016 en_US
dc.description.abstract A qualitative study was conducted to investigate challenges faced by gay and lesbian students at the University of Limpopo (Turfloop Campus). Semi-structured interviews were used for data collection. Purposive sampling (snowball sampling) was used to find participants for focus groups. Data were analysed using Thematic Content Analysis (TCA). The results of this study gave an insight into challenges faced by lesbian and gay students at the University of Limpopo (Turfloop Campus). It also indicated the impact of these challenges on their psychological, emotional and academic functioning. Results indicate that gay and lesbian students face a multitude of problems on campus environment which includes among other things bullying, discrimination, victimisation, abuse, academic disruption and derogatory remarks from their peers (heterosexual students) and staff members. KEYWORDS: Homophobia, LGBTI, Discrimination, Prejudice, sexuality. en_US
dc.format.extent xi, 99 leaves en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher University of Limpopo en_US
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dc.subject Homophobia en_US
dc.subject LGBTI en_US
dc.subject Discrimination en_US
dc.subject Prejudice en_US
dc.subject Sexuality en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Homosexuality. en_US
dc.title Challenges faced by gay and lesbian students at the University of Limpopo (Turfloop Campus) en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US

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