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  • A global database of lake surface temperatures collected by in situ and satellite methods from 1985–2009

    Sharma, S; Gray, DK; Read, JS; O’Reilly, CM; Schneider, P; Qudrat, A; Gries, C; Stefanoff, S; Hampton, SE; Hook, S; Lenters, JD; Livingstone, DM; McIntyre, PB; Adrian, R; Allan, Mathew Grant; Anneville, O; Arvola, L; Austin, J; Bailey, J; Baron, JS; Brookes, J; Chen, Y; Daly, R; Dokulil, M; Dong, B; Ewing, K; de Eyto, Elvira; Hamilton, David P.; Havens, K; Haydon, S; Hetzenauer, H; Heneberry, J; Hetherington, AL; Higgins, SN; Hixson, E; Izmest’eva, LR; Jones, BM; Kangur, K; Kasprzak, P; Köster, O; Kraemer, BM; Kumagai, M; Kuusisto, E; Leshkevich, G; May, L; MacIntyre, S; Müller-Navarra, D; Naumenko, M; Noges, P; Noges, T; Niederhauser, P; North, RP; Paterson, AM; Plisnier, P-D; Rigosi, A; Rimmer, A; Rogora, M; Rudstam, L; Rusak, James A.; Salmaso, N; Samal, NR; Schindler, DE; Schladow, G; Schmidt, SR; Schultz, T; Silow, EA; Straile, D; Teubner, K; Verburg, P; Voutilainen, A; Watkinson, A; Weyhenmeyer, GA; Williamson, CE; Woo, KH (Nature Publishing Group, 2015-03-17)
    Global environmental change has influenced lake surface temperatures, a key driver of ecosystem structure and function. Recent studies have suggested significant warming of water temperatures in individual lakes across ...
  • Global Diversity of Desert Hypolithic Cyanobacteria

    Lacap-Bugler, Donnabella C.; Lee, Kevin K.; Archer, Stephen; Gillman, Len N.; Lau, Maggie C.Y.; Leuzinger, Sebastian; Lee, Charles K.; Maki, Teruya; McKay, Christopher P.; Perrott, John K.; de los Rios-Murillo, , Asunción; Warren-Rhodes, Kimberley A.; Hopkins, David W.; Pointing, Stephen B. (Frontiers Media SA., 2017)
    Global patterns in diversity were estimated for cyanobacteria-dominated hypolithic communities that colonize ventral surfaces of quartz stones and are common in desert environments. A total of 64 hypolithic communities ...
  • Global Environmental Change and the Politics of Sustainable Consumption in New Zealand

    Lewin, Joanna Alice (The University of Waikato, 2009)
    Consumption has emerged as a pivotal concept in environmental sustainability debates. Since the 1992 Earth Summit, there has been an increasing focus on the role that consumption and consumer lifestyles play in global ...
  • The global financial crisis’ impact on short-term performance of IPO: The case study of New Zealand firms’ IPOs

    Fauzi, Fitriya; Hewa Wellalage, Nirosha; Locke, Stuart (Macrothink Institute, 2012)
    The global financial crisis had major effects on the New Zealand (NZ) capital market, financial system and economy. It prompted responses across the full range of the NZ Securities Commission and the NZ Reserve Bank policies, ...
  • The global hydrology education resource

    Bardsley, W. Earl; Yueh, Mei-Chun Michelle (2011)
    This article is a selective overview of a range of contemporary teaching resources currently available globally for university hydrology educators, with an emphasis on web-based resources. Major governmental and scientific ...
  • Global influences and local environments: Forestry and forest conservation in New Zealand, 1850s-1925.

    Beattie, James John; Star, Paul (Edinburgh University Press, 2010)
    This article examines the multiple factors that shaped the establishment of forest conservation and tree-planting in the colony of New Zealand. It presents a new perspective on forest history in New Zealand from the 1850s ...
  • Global Islamophobia: Muslims and Moral Panic in the West [Book Review]

    Drury, Abdullah (Routledge, 2013)
    This article reviews the book: “Global Islamophobia: Muslims and Moral Panic in the West”, edited by George Morgan and Scott Poynting.
  • A Global lake ecological observatory network (GLEON) for synthesising high-frequency sensor data for validation of deterministic ecological models

    Hamilton, David P.; Carey, Cayelan C.; Arvola, Lauri; Arzberger, Peter; Brewer, Carol; Cole, Jon J.; Gaiser, Evelyn; Hanson, Paul C.; Ibelings, Bas W.; Jennings, Eleanor; Kratz, Tim K.; Lin, Fang-Pang; McBride, Christopher G.; Marques, David de Motta; Muraoka, Kohji; Nishri, Ami; Qin, Boqiang; Read, Jordan S.; Rose, Kevin C.; Ryder, Elizabeth; Weathers, Kethleen C.; Zhu, Guangwei; Trolle, Dennis; Brookes, Justin D. (Freshwater Biological Association, 2015)
    A Global Lake Ecological Observatory Network (GLEON; www.gleon.org) has formed to provide a coordinated response to the need for scientific understanding of lake processes, utilising technological advances available from ...
  • The Global Lake Ecological Observatory Network (GLEON): the evolution of grassroots network science

    Weathers, Kathleen; Hanson, Paul C.; Arzberger, Peter; Brentrup, Jennifer; Brookes, Justin D.; Carey, Cayelan C.; Gaiser, Evelyn; Hamilton, David P.; Hong, Grace S.; Ibelings, Bas; Istvánovics, Vera; Jennings, Eleanor; Kim, Bomchul; Kratz, Tim; Lin, Fang-Pang; Muraoka, Kohji; O’Reilly, Catherine; Piccolo, Cintia; Ryder, Elizabeth; Zhu, Guangwei (ASLO, 2013)
    Nine years later, with over 380 members from 40 countries, and 50 publications to its credit, GLEON is growing at a rapid pace and pushing the boundaries of the practice of network science. GLEON is really three networks: ...
  • Global remedies for local needs: Corporate governance and public sector reforms in Fiji

    Sharma, Umesh Prasad; Lawrence, Stewart R. (Emerald, 2009)
    Purpose – This paper aims to extend the literature on public sector reforms in less-developed countries in the Pacific. It seeks to examine the roles of accounting and control systems in the reforming of two public sector ...
  • The Global Stratotype Section and Point (GSSP) for the base of the Holocene Series/Epoch (Quaternary System/Period) in the NGRIP ice core

    Walker, Mike; Johnsen, Sigfus; Rasmussen, Sune Olander; Steffensen, Jørgen-Peder; Popp, Trevor; Gibbard, Philip; Hoek, Wim Z.; Lowe, J. John; Andrews, John; Björck, Svante; Cwynar, Les C.; Hughen, Konrad A.; Kershaw, Peter; Kromer, Bernd; Litt, Thomas; Lowe, David J.; Nakagawa, Takeshi; Newnham, Rewi M.; Schwander, Jakob (International Union of Geological Sciences, 2008-06)
    The Greenland ice core from NorthGRIP (NGRIP) contains a proxy climate record across the Pleistocene– Holocene boundary of unprecedented clarity and resolution. Analysis of an array of physical and chemical parameters ...
  • Global Zero: The new old agenda

    Smith, Ron C. (New Zealand Institute of International Affairs, 2009)
    The project of abolishing all nuclear weapons has been given fresh impetus but the old questions remain. Having regard to the manifold problems of definition and verification, is 'Global Zero' realistic in a world in which ...
  • Globalisation and the reconstruction of the literate child

    Cawkwell, Gail (University of Waikato, 2002)
    In New Zealand, the turn from the welfare state since 1984 to a global market driven economy in the early mid 1990s has affected the way that primary curriculum documents have been developed and implemented. Those documents, ...
  • Globalisation, Citizenship and the War on Terror (Book Review)

    Smith, Ron C. (New Zealand Institute of International Affairs, 2008)
    The Editors of this book have put together a collection of post-modern musings by a clique of old-left academics from the University of Hull on the defects of contemporary democratic societies (like their own) and on the ...
  • Globalization and economic geography: the world is curved, not flat

    McCann, P. (Oxford University Press, 2008)
    This paper analyses the argument put that the world is becoming flatter from the perspective of economic geography and spatial economics. In order to do this, we consider the variety of empirical evidence available, much ...
  • The Globalization of English: Its Impact on English Language Education in the Tertiary Education Sector in Taiwan

    Her, Jia-Huey (The University of Waikato, 2007)
    The overall agenda for the research reported here grew out of semi-structured interviews with senior educational managers from a tertiary educational institution in Taiwan. These managers raised a number of issues, including ...
  • Globalization of tephrochronology: new views from Australasia

    Lowe, David J. (Sage, 2008)
    Tephra (or volcanic ash) studies, once confined largely to volcanic lands, have become increasingly practised in countries far removed from areas of active or recent volcanism – and Australia is no exception. At the ...
  • Globalization: Countries, cities and multinationals

    McCann, Philip; Acs, Zoltan J. (2011)
    This paper explores the relationship between the size of a country, the size of its cities, and the importance of economies of scale in the modern era of globalization. In order to do this, it integrates three different ...
  • GNUsmail: Open framework for on-line email classification

    Carmona-Cejudo, José M.; Baena-García, Manuel; del Campo-Ávila, José; Morales-Bueno, Rafael; Bifet, Albert (IOS Press, 2011)
    Real-time classification of massive email data is a challenging task that presents its own particular difficulties. Since email data presents an important temporal component, several problems arise: emails arrive continuously, ...
  • Going 'walli' and having 'jinni': Exploring Somali expressions of psychological distress and approaches to treatment

    Ryan, Juanita Frances (The University of Waikato, 2008)
    Western researchers conducting studies with Somali refugee participants have identified Somali-specific idioms of psychological distress as well as high rates of Western psychological disorders such as depression and ...