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The impact of rural policing on the private lives of New Zealand police officers
(Vathek Publishing Ltd, 2010)
This article is concerned with perceived differences between rural and urban policing in New Zealand. More specifically with how officers view the effect that rural and urban policing has on their private lives and those ...
Travelling an uncharted land.
The Len Brown affair: The roles of new and old media in a New Zealand political sex scandal
(Auckland University of Technology, School of Communication Studies, Pacific Media Centre, 2017-01)
The power of online media to influence New Zealand local government politics was made clear in 2013 when a blogger revealed that Len Brown, the popular mayor of Auckland, had conducted a two-year, extramarital affair. The ...
Acknowledging the Māori cultural values and beliefs embedded in rongoā Māori healing
(University of Victoria, 2017)
An exploration of rongoā Māori (a system of Māori healing based on Māori cultural traditions) was conducted to ascertain the cultural values and beliefs of Māori, the Indigenous peoples of Aotearoa/New Zealand, that are ...
Journalism as a Weapon: The Life of Patrick John Booth
(Auckland University of Technology, School of Communication Studies, Pacific Media Centre, 2018-07-17)
Many countries have their Watergate moment, a scandal that envelopes not only mystery, intrigue, and human tragedy, but also something bigger, some kind of challenge to a country’s deepest beliefs about itself. What the ...
Effects of latitude and depth on the beta diversity of New Zealand fish communities.
Marine ecosystems are difficult to sample quantitatively at increasing depth. Hence, few studies attempt to measure patterns of beta diversity for ecological communities in the deep sea. Here we (i) present and quantify ...
Attitudes of a farming community towards urban growth and rural fragmentation – An Auckland case study
As the global population continues to increase, rural areas are expected to accommodate future growth at the same time as continuing to feed growing populations. This tension is greatest on those who farm land that is ...
Enactments of identity in the New Zealand short story
New Zealand, as a nation, has been in existence for less than two centuries – whether one dates its assumption of sovereignty to the 1835 Declaration of Independence by the Confederation of United Tribes, the 1840 Treaty ...
The Mounting Crisis at Ihumaatao: A High Cost Special Housing Area or a Cultural Heritage Landscape for Future Generations?
(School of Social and Cultural Studies, Victoria University of Wellington, 2018-12-12)
Role typology for health and safety representatives
(EMERALD GROUP PUBLISHING LIMITED, 2012-01-01)