Browsing by Subject "research"

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  • Abstracts of the 7th International Conference on Lactoferrin / Résumés de la 7e Conférence internationale sur la lactoferrine

    Thomson, N.A.; Chand, Amita; Fee, Conan J. (2006-06)
    The article presents abstracts on lactoferrin research. They include "Oral administration of lactoferrin raises NK cell activity in mice,"Comparison of antimicrobial activity between lactoferricin B 15 derivative and ...
  • An accountability model for Pakeha practitioners

    Huygens, Ingrid Louise Maria (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 1999)
    This paper outlines a model of accountability for Pakeha practitioners developed over many years as a practising community psychologist involved in research and development projects in Aotearoa in the 1980s and 1990s, ...
  • Activity theory: A framework for analysing intercultural academic activity

    Barnard, Roger (Centre for Human Activity Theory, Kansai University, 2010)
    This article suggests that Activity Theory (AT) can be applied as a holistic framework to analyse the complex sociocultural issues that arise when academics wish to engage in collaborative activity across institutional and ...
  • An exploration of young people's experiences of living with mental illness in Phuket

    Nelson, Mia (The University of Waikato, 2019)
    The primary objective of this study was to explore some of the experiences of young people living in Phuket with a mental illness. Much academic material regarding mental illness is from a Western medical perspective, ...
  • A case for examining the social context of frailty in later life

    Barrett, Patrick (Blackwell Publishing, 2006)
    This paper makes a case for examining late life frailty as a dynamic social phenomenon. There is increasing interest in the issue of late life frailty from biomedical researchers, but less so from researchers using the ...
  • Construction of research articles in the leading interdisciplinary accounting journals

    de Villiers, Charl; Dumay, John (Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2013)
    Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to examine the construction of articles published in three highly ranked interdisciplinary accounting journals. Design/methodology/approach – The analysis is based on articles ...
  • Effective supply chain research via the quick scan audit methodology

    Childerhouse, Paul; Towill, Denis R. (Emerald, 2010)
    Purpose – This paper aims to provide an answer to the important question of how can accurate assessment of supply chain practice and performance be conducted? By conducting audits across a sample of value streams it is ...
  • Ethics in Maori research: Working paper

    Cram, Fiona (Psychology Department, University of Waikato, 1993)
    When we think about what we are doing as researchers, one of our main tasks is to acquire knowledge. For some researchers their task begins and ends there. Knowledge is viewed as cumulative, that by adding to some knowledge ...
  • Issues and challenges of using web blogs as a medium for research communication.

    Hasim, Zuwati; De Luca, Rosemary; Bell, Beverley (Faculty of Education, University of Waikato, 2011)
    The advent of web-based technology has initially allowed millions of users to get hold of immense information and to communicate worldwide. In the field of education, for example, web-based technology has brought about ...
  • Kaupapa Maori research: An indigenous approach to creating knowledge

    Bishop, Russell (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 1999)
    This paper seeks to identify how issues of epistemological racism are addressed in practice within an indigenous Kaupapa (philosophy) Maori approach to research, and how such considerations may impact on the Western ...
  • Maori and psychology: Research and practice (full conference proceedings)

    Robertson, Neville (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 1999)
    This is the full proceedings of the symposium sponsored by the Maori and Psychology Research Unit at the University of Waikato: Maori and psychology: Research and practice. The publication of the proceedings of this symposium ...
  • Maori women and dual ethnicity: Non-congruence, “passing” and “real Maori”

    Gibson, Kelly (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 1999)
    In this study, I wanted to explore the often uncomfortable experience of having dual ethnicity. I did this through open-ended interviews with nine women, who, like me, were aged between 20 and 30 and who identified as ...
  • Maori women and research: Researching ourselves

    Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 1999)
    This was the closing keynote address at the Student Symposium organized by the Maori & Psychology Research Unit at the University of Waikato, Hamilton in August 1999. Most of the people attending were Maori, and female, ...
  • The politics of being an educational researcher: minimising the harm done by research.

    Thrupp, Martin (Faculty of Education, University of Waikato, 2010)
    Researchers have an obligation to reflect on the politics of their research and of whose interests it serves in order to take steps to minimise it being used in damaging ways. This article uses the problem of the "politics ...
  • Poster Abstracts

    Lapsley, Hilary; Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Black, Rosanne Marjory; Waitoki, Waikaremoana; Williams, Margaret H.; Masters-Awatere, Bridgette; Levy, Michelle Patricia; Pattison, Rosina (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2003)
    These are the poster abstracts from the Proceedings of the National Māori Graduates of Psychology Symposium 2002.
  • Research for counselling practice

    Waters, Averill; Crocket, Kathie (2011)
    In many professional fields, including counselling and education, there have been significant efforts to bring practice and research closer together. However, for each situation and each new practice problem and responsive ...
  • Research in technology education: looking back to move forward

    Williams, P. John (Publisher, 2013)
    This paper attempts to summarize the focus of the research that has recently taken place in Technology Education, and from that basis suggest a trajectory for future research trends. Some research that is considered ...
  • The Science-for-Life Partnerships: Does size really matter, and can ICT help?

    Falloon, Garry (Faculty of Education, University of Waikato, 2011)
    This study introduces findings of an initial pilot from a New Zealand government-funded initiative known as Science-for-Life, which aims to enhance the quality of science teaching through the formation of face-to-face and ...
  • The Science-for-Life Partnerships: Does size really matter, and can ICT help?

    Falloon, Garry (Wilf Malcolm Institute of Educational Research, UoW, Hamilton, New Zealand, 2015)
    This study introduces findings of an initial pilot from a New Zealand government-funded initiative known as Science-for-Life, which aims to enhance the quality of science teaching through the formation of face-to- face and ...
  • Serendipity, shot-gun, strategic: Does it make a difference?

    Glover, Marewa (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2003)
    Kaupapa Māori research methodology demands practical outcomes of tangible benefit to Māori. This paper reflects on the steps taken to ensure benefit resulted from my PhD research on the cessation of Māori smoking ...