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Browsing Arts and Social Sciences Papers by Issue Date

Research Commons

Browsing Arts and Social Sciences Papers by Issue Date

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  • Te Ao, Braden; Brown, Paul; Tobias, Martin; Ameratunga, Shanthi; Barker-Collo, Suzanne; Theadom, Alice; McPherson, Kathryn; Starkey, Nicola; 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Grant, Amber A.; Foster, T. Mary; Temple, William; Jackson, Surrey; Kinloch, Jennifer; Poling, Alan (Elsevier, 2014)
    This study compared three methods of normalizing demand functions to allow comparison of demand for different commodities and examined how varying reinforcer magnitudes affected these analyses. Hens responded under fixed-ratio ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Madley, Brendan; Campbell, Maxine M. (Department of Societies and Cultures, University of Waikato, 2014)
    Driveway run-overs continue to bring tragedy to New Zealand families at a higher rate than any other Western nation. Meanwhile, little progress appears to have been made in regard to the recommendations of previous research. ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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.
  • 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 ...
  • Theadom, Alice; Starkey, Nicola J.; Dowell, Tony; Hume, Partia A.; Kahan, Michael; McPherson, Kathryn; Feigin, Valery L. (Elsevier, 2014)
    Objectives To determine the incidence, nature and severity of all sports-related brain injuries in the general population. Design Population-based epidemiological incidence study. Methods Data on all traumatic ...
  • McKim, Anne M. (2014)
    This paper examines attitudes to the education of children in elite families in eighteenth-century Scotland revealed in various letters, private papers, and memoirs. It takes as its starting point Lady Mary Wortley Montagu’s ...
  • Starkey, Nicola J. (New Zealand Psychological Society, 2013)
    In 2008 I was fortunate enough to be invited to be part of a research team on a large population based project focusing on the incidence and outcome of traumatic brain injury (TBI) in New Zealand (led by Professor Valery ...
  • Gregory, Robert; Zirker, Daniel (2013)
    New Zealand has long been regarded as a country with little or no governmental corruption. In recent times it has been ranked consistently as one of the five least corrupt countries in the world, on Transparency International’s ...
  • Longhurst, Robyn (2013)
    This research examines how a group of mothers in Hamilton, Aotearoa New Zealand are developing and maintaining emotional and familial links with their children of a variety of ages via video calls using Skype. More ...
  • Bowell, Tracy; Kingsbury, Justine (University of Windsor, 2013)
    In this paper we consider the prospects for an account of good argument that takes the character of the arguer into consideration. We conclude that although there is much to be gained by identifying the virtues of the good ...
  • Moffat, Kirstine; Schumacher, Larissa (Sage, 2013)
    The New Zealand section of The Journal of Commonwealth Literature’s 2013 bibliographical issue.
  • Merdian, Hannah L.; Willson, Nick; Thakker, Jo; Curtis, Cate; Boer, Douglas Pieter (2013)
    Aim/ Background: There has been some professional discussion surrounding the "function" of child pornography offending for the individual offender: Why is someone looking at child pornography and what needs are met with ...
  • Hodgetts, Darrin; Chamberlain, Kerry; Tankel, Yardena; Groot, Shiloh (Sage, 2013)
    Urban poverty and health inequalities are inextricably intertwined. By working in partnership with service providers and communities to address urban poverty, we can enhance the wellness of people in need. This article ...