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  • Wāhine Whaiora: Māori Women's Experiences of Bipolar Disorder and their Pathways to Recovery

    Harris, Parewahaika Erenora Te Korowhiti (University of Waikato, 2014)
    This research examines the unique, lived experiences of wāhine Māori (Māori women) who have been diagnosed with bipolar affective disorder and who are currently living ‘well’. Recent literature indicates that Māori present ...
  • We are not struggling, we are thriving!

    Barbour, Karen (Dance Aotearoa New Zealand, 2005)
    Dance in the Waikato region is thriving, particularly in Whaingaroa (Raglan). Soul Speed, as they introduce themselves are "a dance and theatre troupe from Whaingaroa, Waikato. " We are mothers, fathers, children, friends ...
  • "We Came Here for Work": Recollections of Globalisation and Changes to Work in a New Zealand Single Industry Town

    Hurd, Fiona (University of Waikato, 2015)
    Globalisation is a term widely associated with intensification in the mobilisation of goods, services, capital and people by scholars focussed on organisational research. Kelsey (1997) and Stiglitz (2003) are among those ...
  • "We never expel a foreigner" - globalism, interconnectivity and the experiment of the open society

    Peters, Michael A.; Besley, Tina (Addleton Academic Publishers, 2016)
    This paper begins with Popper’s appeal to Pericles of Athens to illustrate the history and philosophy of a political principle of democracy and education that sustains the open society. It considers “globalism” as openness ...
  • "We're like the sex CPR dummies": Negotiating (hetero)sex in a university residential setting

    Brown, Juliana (University of Waikato, 2016)
    Moving from high school and the family home to living in a communal university residence can be a significant transition, especially in regard to sexual activity and knowledge. The influence of variable sexuality education ...
  • A weakly Stegall space that is not a Stegall space

    Moors, Warren B.; Somasundaram, Sivajah (Department of Mathematics, University of Waikato, 2002-06)
    A topological space X is said to belong to the class of Stegall (weakly Stegall) spaces if for every Baire (complete metric) space B and minimal usco φ : B2X, φ is single-valued at some point of B. In this paper we show ...
  • Wealth and saving in New Zealand: Evidence from the longitudinal survey of family, income and employment

    Le, Trinh; Gibson, John; Stillman, Steven (Taylor & Francis, 2012)
    This paper uses data from the Survey of Family, Income and Employment to estimate saving by the household sector in New Zealand during 2004-2006. Even our most conservative estimate is that at least 14% of gross income was ...
  • Wearing moko: Maori facial marking in today’s world

    Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Rua, Mohi; Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia (Duke University Press ; Reaktion, 2004-04-04)
    The early voyagers, missionaries, settlers all reacted to the pukanohi, to the marked faces of the Maori people, during the period of first contact, and the century following it. Their accounts are vivid, judgemental, ...
  • Weaving a "Hybrid Mat": Samoa meets the Solomons.

    Whyte, Barbara (Faculty of Education, University of Waikato, 2011)
    Developed nations providing aid and educational support for less wealthy countries, have frequently imposed their own ideas and practices in a top-down manner. A recent collaborative aid project between the New Zealand and ...
  • Weaving the realities and responsibilities: Crossing culture and concepts of healing within co-existing mental health and addictive disorders.

    McLachlan, Andre David (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Within ‘Mainstream’ western and Kaupapa Māori services, competing priorities often mean that cultural and clinical services are not implemented in unison. Without this ‘unison’, treatment of Māori with co-existing mental ...
  • A Web-based Geographical Information System for Low Bandwidth Access

    Shi, Zhennan (The University of Waikato, 2007)
    The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) have become popular tool, used in different fields. The launching of Google Maps offered a new approach of building web based GIS systems; making it possible to integrate external ...
  • Website on honey’s therapeutic properties

    Molan, Peter C. (The National Beekeeper's Association of New Zealand, 2013)
    A website has been produced which makes available, in language accessible to the public, the knowledge about the therapeutic properties of honey. The website has come from three decades of research on honey at the University ...
  • Wegerif's 21st century advance on dialogic space [Review of Dialogic: Education for the Internet age by Wegerif, R]

    White, Elizabeth Jayne (University of Pittsburgh, 2013)
    Book review for Dialogic Pedagogy Journal: Wegerif, R. (2013). Dialogic: Education for the Internet age, London, Routledge.
  • WEKA machine learning project: cow culling

    De War, Rhys; Neal, Donna Liane (1994-07)
    This report describes an investigation into the application of machine learning tools in the area of agricultural database information. The Weka workbench is a set of machine learning software tools with a common data input ...
  • WEKA: a machine learning workbench

    Holmes, Geoffrey; Donkin, Andrew; Witten, Ian H. (1994-07)
    Weka is a workbench for machine learning that is intended to aid in the application of machine learning techniques to a variety of real-world problems, in particular, those arising from agricultural and horticultural ...
  • Weka: A machine learning workbench for data mining

    Frank, Eibe; Hall, Mark A.; Holmes, Geoffrey; Kirkby, Richard Brendon; Pfahringer, Bernhard; Witten, Ian H. (Springer, 2005)
    The Weka workbench is an organized collection of state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms and data preprocessing tools. The basic way of interacting with these methods is by invoking them from the command line. However, ...
  • Weka: Practical machine learning tools and techniques with Java implementations

    Witten, Ian H.; Frank, Eibe; Trigg, Leonard E.; Hall, Mark A.; Holmes, Geoffrey; Cunningham, Sally Jo (1999-08)
    The Waikato Environment for Knowledge Analysis (Weka) is a comprehensive suite of Java class libraries that implement many state-of-the-art machine learning and data mining algorithms. Weka is freely available on the ...
  • WekaPyScript: Classification, regression, and filter schemes for WEKA implemented in Python

    Beckham, Christopher J.; Hall, Mark A.; Frank, Eibe (2016)
    WekaPyScript is a package for the machine learning software WEKA that allows learning algorithms and preprocessing methods for classification and regression to be written in Python, as opposed to WEKA’s implementation ...
  • WEKA−Experiences with a Java open-source project

    Bouckaert, Remco R.; Frank, Eibe; Hall, Mark A.; Holmes, Geoffrey; Pfahringer, Bernhard; Reutemann, Peter; Witten, Ian H. (Microtome Publishing, 2010)
    WEKA is a popular machine learning workbench with a development life of nearly two decades. This article provides an overview of the factors that we believe to be important to its success. Rather than focussing on the ...
  • Welcome ground for women faculty in academe: An international perspective

    Copper, Joanne; Strachan, Jane (Advancing Women, 2006)
    With the continued documentation of a persistent hostile or chilly climate for women in academe (Blum, 1991; Cooper, 2002; Curtis, 2005; Glazer-Raymo, 1999), questions arise about whether women faculty can find a home or ...