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Agricultural Science in the Wild: A Social Network Analysis of Farmer Knowledge Exchange
(PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE, 2014-08-14)
Meaning just what I choose it mean – neither more nor less: The search for governance in Political Science
(SAGE Publications, 2013-12-02)
In recent years, governance has become perhaps the dominant heuristic through which the structuring and exercise of political power is made sense of in political science and its subfields. Only rarely, however, do scholars ...
Interactive cinema is an oxymoron, but may not always be
(Game Studies, 2012-09-30)
"Interactive Cinema" is a term that has been associated with videogames within historical media discourse, particularly since the early nineties due to the proliferation of CD-ROM technology. It is also a fundamental ...
Commentary: How Bayes factors change scientific practice
(Frontiers Media, 2016-09-30)
Dienes's (2016) article is one of the contributions to the special issue “Bayes factors for testing hypotheses in psychological research…” being published by the Journal of Mathematical Psychology. One concern I have with ...
Positive Women: A Community Development Response to Supporting Women and Families Living with HIV/AIDS in Aotearoa New Zealand
(E-Press Unitec, 2016-10)
This paper reflects on Positive Women’s twenty five years as a successful community development response to supporting women and families living with HIV or AIDS. The paper focuses on the community development philosophical ...
Capital, dialogue and community engagement - 'My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic' understood as an alternate reality game
(Organization for Transformative Works, 2013-09-15)
The experience of engaging with the television show 'My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic' is structurally and affectively analogous to the experience of an alternate reality game. The community presents multiple tiers of ...
Psychosocial recovery from disasters: A framework informed by evidence
(The New Zealand Psychological Society, 2011)
Following the Canterbury earthquakes, The Joint Centre for Disaster Research (JCDR), a Massey University and Geological and Nuclear Science (GNS Science) collaboration, formed a Psychosocial Recovery Advisory Group to help ...
Economic hardship among older people in New Zealand: The effects of low living standards on social support loneliness and mental health
(New Zealand Psychological Society, 2010)
By 2026 people aged 65 and over are projected to make up approximately 20% of the population of New Zealand. A focus on the positive aspects of ageing includes consideration of the factors that promote good mental health ...