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  • New Zealand regions, 1986-2001: Population dynamics

    Pool, Ian; Baxendine, Sandra; Cochrane, William; Lindop, J. (University of Waikato, Population Studies Centre, 2005-09)
    New Zealand regions have markedly different population dynamics. Population change in a region is driven by three different factors: fertility, mortality and migration. A fourth factor that is often related, momentum, is ...
  • New Zealand regions, 1986-2001: Population geography

    Pool, Ian; Baxendine, Sandra; Cochrane, William; Lindop, J. (University of Waikato, Population Studies Centre, 2005-10)
    This paper is primarily concerned with the spatial aspects of population, namely with: (i) patterns of settlement (urban, rural) and attendant population size variations by region, (ii) changes over time between rural and ...
  • New Zealand regions, 1986-2001: Population structures

    Pool, Ian; Baxendine, Sandra; Cochrane, William; Lindop, J. (University of Waikato, Population Studies Centre, 2005-10)
    The age structure of a region’s population affects many areas of social and economic development across all sectors, including employment, housing, welfare, health and education. This is mainly because different age groups ...
  • New Zealand research on the economic impacts of immigration 2005-2010: Synthesis and research agenda

    Hodgson, Rob; Poot, Jacques (Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration, 2011)
    This paper brings together the key research findings of some 20 projects conducted in New Zealand on the economic impacts of immigration from 2005 to 2010. Besides providing a synthesis of this research, knowledge gaps ...
  • New Zealand seagrass – More threatened than IUCN review indicates

    Matheson, Fleur E.; Lundquist, Carolyn J.; Gemmill, Chrissen E.C.; Pilditch, Conrad A. (Elsevier, 2011)
    A recent article describing an extinction risk assessment of the world’s seagrass species (Short et al., 2011) assigned New Zealand’s only seagrass species, Zostera muelleri, to the IUCN Red List category of ‘Least Concern’. ...
  • New Zealand shareholder attitudes towards corporate environmental disclosure

    de Villiers, Charl; van Staden, Chris (Emerald, 2012)
    Purpose – The natural environment has become an increasingly important business issue over the last ten years while shareholder views on the importance of corporate environmental disclosure have not been extensively ...
  • The New Zealand social studies curriculum struggle 1993-1997: An "insider" analysis.

    Hunter, Philippa Anne; Keown, Paul Ashley (Faculty of Education, University of Waikato, 2001)
    The development of Social Studies in the New Zealand Curriculum over the 1993-1997 period was highly contested. The authors were directly involved in the social studies development over this period, and this paper reflects ...
  • "New Zealand Soil Classification” by A.E. Hewitt [Book review]

    Lowe, David J. (New Zealand Society of Soil Science, 1992)
    The publication of `New Zealand Soil Classification' by Dr Alan Hewitt this year (Hewitt 1992a) represents a major milestone in New Zealand soil science. That it was one of the final publications of the now defunct DSIR ...
  • New Zealand stream crayfish: Functional omnivores but trophic predators?

    Parkyn, Stephanie M.; Collier, Kevin J.; Hicks, Brendan J. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2001)
    1. The feeding ecology of the crayfish Paranephrops planifrons in streams draining catchments in native forest and pastoral land was investigated using analyses of both stomach contents and stable isotopes of carbon and ...
  • New Zealand teachers' experiences in implementing the technology curriculum

    Jones, Alister; Harlow, Ann; Cowie, Bronwen (Springer, 2004)
    This paper describes the results of a national study to investigate teachers' experiences in the implementation of the technology curriculum in New Zealand schools from years 1–13. This investigation of the implementation ...
  • New Zealand trends in animal behaviour research

    Guadarrama-Maillot, Veronica; Waas, Joseph R. (R S N Z Publishing, 2008)
    To identify trends in research on pure ethology (fundamental issues in animal behaviour) in New Zealand, we combined manual and database searches of the five ethological journals with the greatest impact factors (Animal ...
  • The New Zealand Wars Documentary Series: Discursive Struggle and Cultural Memory.

    Perrott, Lisa (The University of Waikato, 2007)
    The 1998 television broadcast of The New Zealand Wars documentary series was a significant public event, which had a major impact on a broad range of communities and individuals in Aotearoa New Zealand. This popular ...
  • New Zealand women’s employment patterns: Diversity or homogeneity?

    Hillcoat-Nallétamby, Sarah; Baxendine, Sandra (2004)
    New Zealand has experienced sustained increases in women’s labour force participation since the post-war period. When observed across time, work patterns provide insights to the changing overall lifetime attachment of women ...
  • New Zealand's defence policy: From realism to idealism?

    McCraw, David (Routledge, 2008)
    New Zealand’s defence policy over the last 25 years has changed dramatically, going from being anchored in a Realist view of the world to being one influenced more by a Liberal Internationalist view of international ...
  • New Zealand's Involvement in Maritime Security in Southeast Asia and the Pacific, from 1982 Onwards

    Green, Jordan Darcy (The University of Waikato, 2010)
    Surrounded by water, hundreds of miles from its nearest neighbour, New Zealand is uniquely placed as a maritime nation. Therefore, maritime security is a highly important consideration for New Zealand. Despite this fact, ...
  • New Zealand's national security framework: A recommendation for the development of a national security strategy

    Rothery, Christopher Dean (The University of Waikato, 2018)
    New Zealand’s national security system is based upon a collection of siloed plans and policies. New Zealand has adopted an ‘all-hazards/all-risks’ approach to national security that is based upon a reactive system. There ...
  • New Zealand-freshwater allocation: Property rights, non-derogation from grant and legitimate expectation

    Daya-Winterbottom, Trevor (Lawtext Publishing, 2015)
    Freshwater allocation has been a significant issue in New Zealand, particularly in the rich agricultural regions of the South Island, for over a decade, and has given rise to significant litigation before the superior ...
  • New Zealand: Independent nation or acquiescent ally?

    Murray, C. J. (University of Waikato, 1973)
    New Zealand is a small nation of predominantly Anglo-Saxon culture situated in a corner of the earth far distant from the land of its cultural forbears. Despite its distance from the centres of power during its relatively ...
  • New Zealand’s Muslims and multiculturalism [Book review]

    Pratt, Douglas (2010)
    This article review the book, “New Zealand’s Muslims and multiculturalism”, by Erich Kolig.
  • New Zealand’s National Standards policy: How should we view it a decade on?

    Thrupp, Martin (Wilf Malcolm Institute of Educational Research, 2017)
    In this short article, I consider how teachers might judge the National Standards system these days and also how the policy might be understood more generally. These are important questions coming up to the 2017 election ...