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  • Jack's story: A need to know

    Archard, Sara; Archard, Simon (Centre for Distance Education and Learning Technologies, University of Otago College of Education, 2012)
    This article examines a recent case study exploring evidence that children in early childhood services can use ICT to direct their own inquiry learning. A qualitative case study involving an interview and the learning story ...
  • Jackson’s armchair: The only chair in town?

    Kingsbury, Justine; McKeown-Green, Jonathan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009)
    Are all the facts about nations, cultures and economies really just facts about people's mental states and their interactions? Are all of the properties which determine whether or not a thing is a work of art really just ...
  • Jacobi elliptic coordinates, functions of Heun and Lame type and the Niven transform

    Kalnins, Ernie G.; Miller, W., Jr. (Turpion Ltd, 2005)
    Lame and Heun functions arise via separation of the Laplace equation in general Jacobi ellipsoidal or conical coordinates. In contrast to hypergeometric functions that also arise via variable separation in the Laplace ...
  • Jacqueline Fahey

    Dart, William (Auckland University Press, 2007)
    Chez Jacqueline Fahey is a Grey Lynn bungalow. After walking past palmy luxuriance that could pass as a tropical setting for her 1998 novel, Cutting Loose, I'm soon in her front room, the wonders and delights of which would ...
  • A jade door: Reconciliatory justice as a way forward citing New Zealand experience

    Joseph, Robert (Aboriginal Healing Foundation, 2008)
    Greenstone (jade) was highly valued in New Zealand because it was durable, beautiful, and precious. Greenstone is found only on the west coast of the South Island and was used as a means of exchange. In times of trouble, ...
  • The jagged edge and the changing shape of health and physical education in Aotearoa New Zealand

    Pope, Clive C. (Routledge, 2013)
    Primary Objective: This paper critically examines the influence neoliberalism has had on education in general and health and physical education (HPE) in particular in Aotearoa New Zealand. Main Outcomes and Results: Two ...
  • James Alexander Pond: an Auckland chemist involved in mining

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    Born in London, James Alexander Pond arrived in New Zealand at the age of 18. With a background in chemistry, he was interested in scientific topics from an early age. Although his first experience of life in the colony ...
  • James Gerrish: Te Aroha’s first bellman

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    James Gerrish moved to Thames when the goldfield opened and then settled in Te Aroha during its gold rush. Like so many others, he took up a variety of occupations, none very profitable, for he left his widow and family ...
  • James Gordon: a ‘useful all-round man’ at Te Aroha and elsewhere

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    Some confusion over the early details of James Gordon’s life is unavoidable because his birth was not registered and there were several namesakes. Born to an Irish father and a Maori mother, after the latter reputedly ...
  • James Mills: a carpenter who became Te Aroha’s first mayor

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    After being active in Liberal politics in England, James Mills, a carpenter, settled in Te Aroha in 1882. Although he constructed many houses, work was erratic and he never became wealthy. Investing in Waiorongomai mining, ...
  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science – Fellowship for Research in Japan (7-22 May, 2010)

    Lowe, David J. (Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, University of Waikato, 2010)
    The academic activities involved a wide range of work including: (1) presenting 4 seminars at four different universities: - Kagoshima University, Kagoshima - Kyoto Prefectural University, Kyoto - Tokyo Metropolitan ...
  • Japanese gardens and plants in New Zealand, 1850-1950: Transculturation and transmission

    Beattie, James John; Heinzen, Jasper M.; Adam, John P. (Routledge, 2008)
    Oscar Wilde once wrote that ‘the whole of Japan is a pure invention’.1 This comment hints at the complex processes behind cultural transfer and transculturation between different areas of Asia and the West from the 1850s ...
  • Japanese language teaching in Malaysia and New Zealand: Recent history, current practice and curriculum

    Abdul Jabbar, Sazlina (University of Waikato, 2012)
    Comparisons of curriculum have been shown to be useful in terms of finding new ideas to raise the standard of education in one country and to enhance global competitiveness (Adamson & Morris, 2007). The purpose of the ...
  • Jessica connects: A case study focussing on one child’s use of information and communication technology (ICT) in an early childhood education setting

    Archard, Sara; Archard, Simon (Inter-Disciplinary Press, 2016)
    Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is playing an ever increasing role in the lives of people which include young children; The role of ICT in early childhood educational services in Aotearoa New Zealand is still ...
  • Job demands and work-related psychological responses among Malaysian technical workers: The moderating effects of self-efficacy

    Panatik, Siti A.; O’Driscoll, Michael P.; Anderson, Marc Howard (Routledge, 2011)
    Job design has long been found to affect the work-related psychological responses of employees, such as psychological strain, job satisfaction, and turnover intentions, but scholars have begun to question whether established ...
  • Job Desire and Motivation: Response Distortion in Personality Assessment

    Roess, Michaella Delphine (University of Waikato, 2014)
    This study examined personality response distortion based on an individual‟s job desire within a personnel selection scenario. The aim was to determine the extent to which job desire affected individuals‟ responses to a ...
  • Job vacancy monitoring in New Zealand

    Silverstone, Brian; Wall, Victoria (Waikato Management School, 2009-01)
    The now widespread use of the internet as a source of information on job vacancies may have undermined the usefulness of newspaper advertisements - and possibly surveys - as the traditional sources of timely, cost-effective ...
  • A job, a dream or a trap? Multiple meanings for encore careers

    Simpson, Mary Louisa; Richardson, Margaret Ann; Zorn, Theodore E. (Sage, 2012)
    Governments and activists are interested in the ageing workforce, as both a problem and, potentially, an asset. Terms such as ‘positive ageing’ and ‘successful ageing’ are increasingly used rhetorically to (re)frame the ...
  • Job-related stress and burnout

    O’Driscoll, Michael P.; Cooper, Cary L. (Penguin Group, 2002)
    Occupational stress is a topic of substantial interest to organizational researchers and managers, as well as society at large. Stress arising from work conditions can be pervasive and significant in its impact on individuals, ...
  • John A. Westgate - Global tephrochronologist, stratigrapher, mentor

    Froese, Duane G.; Alloway, Brent V.; Lowe, David J. (Elsevier, 2008)
    The growth of tephra studies and tephrochronology as a field of research in the last four decades owes an enormous debt to the contributions of John Westgate. John has been one of the clear leaders of this field over this ...