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  • Drury, Abdullah (Routledge, 2015)
    This article reviews the book 'Atlas of Islamic History', by Peter Sluggett and Andrew Currie.
  • Lodge, Martin (Steele Roberts, 2015)
    This is a contribution included in the book ‘Jack! Celebrating Jack Body, Composer’. A book which celebrates the life and work of Jack Body through the recollections of friends and colleagues.
  • Hannah, Robert (University of the Aegean, 2015)
    This paper offers an investigation into the interface between science, in the form of astronomy, and culture, in the form of religion and the calendar. Early societies made use of a variety of mechanisms to mark time, based ...
  • Waitoki, Waikaremoana; Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Harris, Parewahaika Erenora Te Korowhiti; Levy, Michelle Patricia (Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga, 2015)
    While Māori are known to experience a higher burden of mental health and addiction problems compared to non-Māori (Baxter, 2008), little exploratory research has been conducted into Māori experiences of bipolar affective ...
  • Pratt, Douglas (Waikato Islamic Studies Group, 2015)
    The nature of the relationship between Muslims and Christians has been ever marked by three fundamental dynamics: mutual antipathy, mutual affinity and mutual inquiry. In the modern era, and certainly since the mid-20th ...
  • Te Ao, Braden; Brown, Paul; Tobias, Martin; Ameratunga, Shanthi; Barker-Collo, Suzanne; Theadom, Alice; McPherson, Kathryn; Starkey, Nicola J.; Dowell, Anthony; Jones, Kelly; Feigin, Valery L. (2014)
    OBJECTIVE: We aimed to estimate from a societal perspective the 1-year and lifetime direct and indirect costs of traumatic brain injury (TBI) for New Zealand (NZ) in 2010 projected to 2020. METHODS: An incidence-based cost ...
  • Kukutai, Tahu; Rarere, Moana (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2014)
    The NIDEA Te Ao Hurihuri series uses data from the New Zealand Census of Population and Dwellings to examine key aspects of Maori population change.
  • Drury, Abdullah (Taylor & Francis, 2014)
    This article reviews the book 'The Emergence of Islam in Late Antiquity: Allah and His People', by Aziz Al-Azmch.
  • Drury, Abdullah (Taylor & Francis, 2014)
    This article reviews the book 'Religious conversions in the Mediterranean world', edited by Nadia Marzouki and Oliver Roy.
  • Jackson, Natalie; Rarere, Moana (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2014)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in Western Bay of Plenty District, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • Craig, David; Bedford, Richard; Gegeo, David; Rodi, Patricia; Miller, Rebecca; Friesen, Ward (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2014)
    With less than 4,500 of its population of around 600,000 living overseas in 2013, the Solomon Islands ranks 138th in the world for diaspora formation. At these levels the scale of the diaspora as a proportion of population ...
  • Allen, Tammy D.; Lapierre, Laurent M.; Spector, Paul E.; Poelmans, Steven A.Y.; O’Driscoll, Michael P.; Sanchez, Juan I.; Cooper, Cary L.; Walvoord, Ashley Gray; Antoniou, Alexandros-Stamatios; Brough, Paula; Geurts, Sabine; Kinnunen, Ulla; Pagon, Milan; Shima, Satoru; Woo, Jong-Min (Wiley, 2014)
    We investigated relationships between four dimensions of work–family conflict (time- and strain-based work interference with family, time- and strain-based family interference with work) and three key national paid leave ...
  • Timms, Carolyn; Brough, Paula; O’Driscoll, Michael P.; Kalliath, Thomas; Siu, Oi Ling; Sit, Cindy; Lo, Danny (Wiley, 2014)
    Flexible work arrangements (FWAs) are often written into company policies to demonstrate organisational sensitivity to potentially difficult interfaces between employees' work and non-work domains. The current research ...
  • Li, Wendy Wen; Hodgetts, Darrin; Sonn, Christopher (Wiley, 2014)
    Existing literature suggests that successful ageing is linked to a sense of community (SOC) that is developed through shared daily practices. For migrant groups, SOC can extend across home and receiving countries. In order ...
  • Railton, R.; Foster, T. Mary; Temple, William (Elsevier, 2014)
    Two experiments examined whether hens, Gallus gallus domesticus, would respond to photographs in the same way they do to the real objects depicted in the photographs. Experiment 1 assessed whether hens transferred a ...
  • Hunt, Sonya; Smith, Kelly; Hamerton, Heather; Sargisson, Rebecca J. (Wiley, 2014)
    Following the Rena grounding and oil spill in the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, an Incident Command Centre was established which, among other tasks, coordinated a volunteer clean-up effort. We interviewed volunteers and ...
  • Davis, Charles H.; Michelle, Carolyn; Hardy, Ann; Hight, Craig (2014)
    Audiences for blockbuster event-film sequels and adaptations often formulate highly developed expectations, motivations, understandings and opinions well before the films are released. A range of intertextual and paratextual ...
  • Legg, Catherine (Associazone Pragma, 2014)
    Although I think it is far to say that in what natives of this part of the world call “downunder,” Peirce is still a minority interest, appreciation of his work appears to be growing slowly but surely.
  • Jackson, Natalie (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2014)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in the Northland Region, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • Legg, Catherine (Wiley, 2014)
    This entry explores Charles Peirce's account of truth in terms of the end or ‘limit’ of inquiry. This account is distinct from – and arguably more objectivist than – views of truth found in other pragmatists such as James ...