The history of psychology, focusing on: historiography, historical developments in psychological interventions and practices, history of South African psychology, professionalisation, and asylum architecture.
Programme evaluation: programmes in drug and alcohol prevention, violence prevention in schools, and information technology in education.
Introduction to Psychology
Philosophical and Theoretical Issues in Psychology
Introduction to Programme Evaluation
Louw, J. & Godsell, G. (2015). Multiple paths to success. In N. Cloete, J. Mouton, & C. Sheppard (Eds.), Doctoral education in South Africa (pp. 125-172). Cape Town: African Minds.
Louw, J. (2011). South Africa. In D. Baker, The Oxford Handbook of the History of Psychology (pp. 43-59). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Bowles, S., Louw, J., & Myers, B. (2011). Perceptions of organizational functioning in substance abuse treatment facilities in South Africa. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 9, 308-319.
Petersen, I., Louw, J., Dumont, K., & Malope, N. (2010). Adjustment to university and academic performance: Brief report of a follow-up study. Educational Psychology, 30, 369-375.
Skinner, K. & Louw, J. (2009). The feminization of psychology: data from South Africa. International Journal of Psychology, 44, 81-92.
Louw, J., Brown, C., Muller, J., & Soudien, C. (2009). Instructional technologies in social science instruction in South Africa. Computers & Education, 53, 234-242.
Dumont, K. & Louw, J. (2009). A citation analysis of Henri Tajfel’s work on intergroup relations. International Journal of Psychology, 44, 46-59.
Petersen, I., Louw, J., & Dumont, K. (2009). Adjustment to university and academic performance among disadvantaged students in South Africa. Educational Psychology, 29, 99-115.
Louw, J., Muller, J. and Tredoux, C. (2008). Time-on-task, technology and mathematics achievement. Evaluation and Program Planning, 31, pp 41-50.
Louw, J. and Danziger, K. (2007). Psychological practices and ideology: The South African case. Retrieved from http://www.kurtdanziger.com/Joahnn&Kurt.pdf.
Louw, J. (2004). In search of method. In A. C. Brock, J. Louw and W. Van Hoorn (Eds.), Rediscovering the history of psychology: Essays inspired by the work of Kurt Danziger (pp. 33-52). London: Kluwer.