Browsing by Author "Groot, Shiloh Ann Maree"

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  • Māori and community news constructions of Meningococcal B: the promotion of a moral obligation to vaccinate

    Groot, Shiloh Ann Maree; Ngata, Ronald; Hodgetts, Darrin; Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Karapu, Rolinda; Chamberlain, Kerry (Massey University, 2007)
    News media communicate various risks of disease, showcase medical breakthroughs and disseminate texts that both reflect and renegotiate shared cultural understandings of health and illness. Little is known about the role ...
  • A Māori homeless woman

    Groot, Shiloh Ann Maree; Hodgetts, Darrin; Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Leggatt-Cook, Chez (Sage, 2011-09)
    Indigenous peoples are overrepresented in homeless populations in many countries. As part of a larger ethnographic project, this case study draws upon interviews and photoelicitation projects with a homeless Māori woman, ...
  • The mobile hermit and the city: Considering links between places, objects, and identities in social psychological research on homelessness

    Hodgetts, Darrin; Stolte, Ottilie Emma Elisabeth; Chamberlain, Kerry; Radley, Alan; Groot, Shiloh Ann Maree; Nikora, Linda Waimarie (The British Psychological Society, 2010)
    This article explores aspects of a homeless man's everyday life and his use of material objects to maintain a sense of place in the city. We are interested in the complex functions of walking, listening and reading as ...
  • 'Near and Far': Social distancing in domiciled characterisations of homeless people

    Hodgetts, Darrin; Stolte, Ottilie Emma Elisabeth; Radley, Alan; Leggatt-Cook, Chez; Groot, Shiloh Ann Maree; Chamberlain, Kerry (Sage, 2010)
    For domiciled individuals, homeless people provide a disturbing reminder that all is not right with the world. Reactions to seeing homeless people frequently encompass repulsion, discomfort, sympathy and sometimes futility. ...
  • Pani me te rawakore: Home-making and Maori homelessness without hope or a home

    Groot, Shiloh Ann Maree; Hodgetts, Darrin; Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Rua, Mohi; Groot, Damin (Huia Publishers, 2015)
    The authors draw from interviews with Maori homeless people and relevant local and international literature to show homemaking practices by Maori for those living on the streets. The proposition is that Maori cultural ...