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  • Backyard activisms: Site dance, permaculture and sustainability

    Barbour, Karen (Intellect, 2019)
    Site dance performance offers creative opportunities for social and environmental activism. Conversely, social and environmental activism is becoming increasingly performative in seeking to evocatively engage a wide range ...
  • Dancing Urbanisms [Editorial]

    Hunter, Victoria; Kloetzel, Melanie; Barbour, Karen (Intellect, 2019)
    The theme of this special edition on ‘Dancing Urbanisms’ seems timely in an era in which over 50 per cent of the world’s populations now live in cities and urban environments (Chen et al. 2018: 4). Increasingly, people ...
  • Counting Ourselves: The health and wellbeing of trans and non-binary people in Aotearoa New Zealand

    Veale, Jaimie; Byrne, Jack; Tan, Kyle K.H.; Guy, Sam; Yee, Ashe; Nopera, Tāwhanga Mary-Legs; Bentham, Ryan (Transgender Health Research Lab, 2019)
    Counting Ourselves is the first comprehensive national survey of the health and wellbeing of trans and non-binary people living in Aotearoa New Zealand and was conducted from 21 June till 30 September 2018. We worked with ...
  • Editorial

    Martin, Rose; Barbour, Karen (University of Waikato, 2016)
    Welcome to the fourth volume of Dance Research Aotearoa. We are excited to share with you this unique collection of articles that explore topics connected to community dance, social justice and social transformation. The ...
  • Whispering Birds: Site-specific dance, affect and emotion

    Barbour, Karen (Routledge, 2018)
    Researching embodied experiences of affect, feeling and emotion in site-specific dance offers understandings beyond the visual and aesthetic aspects of performance, opening consideration of both the performers’ and audiences’ ...
  • Editorial

    Longley, Alys; Barbour, Karen (University of Waikato, 2017)
    Welcome to Volume 5 of Dance Research Aotearoa. This journal volume collects together research that reflects the participation of scholars in recent academic events held in Aotearoa New Zealand. In particular, a number of ...
  • De-mythologizing and re-branding of kava as the new ‘world drug’ of choice

    Aporosa, S. 'Apo' (SAGE Publications, 2019)
    What seemed impossible 50 years ago is today becoming a reality as ‘soft drugs’ such as cannabis are being decriminalized and accepted for their calming effects as well as their legitimate medicinal properties. Several ...
  • EAP

    Bruce, Ian (2017)
    EAP is a discipline that is famously needs-driven, centrally focused on meeting the needs of students seeking to study or undertake research in English-medium university contexts. However, a significant lacuna in the ...
  • Embodied ways of knowing: Revisiting feminist epistemology

    Barbour, Karen (Palgrave Macmillan, London, 2018)
    Feminist scholarship has developed a focus on articulating alternative women’s ways of knowing and validating women’s experiences. The focus of my feminist interest in epistemology began with my attempt to understand my ...
  • Good data practices for indigenous data sovereignty and governance

    Lovett, Raymond; Lee, Vanessa; Kukutai, Tahu; Cormack, Donna; Rainie, Stephanie; Walker, Jennifer (Institute of Network Cultures, 2019)
    Indigenous Data Sovereignty (IDS) and Indigenous Data Governance (IDG) art terms increasingly being used across community, research, policy and in practice. The IDS movement has emerged in response to poor data practices, ...
  • Indigenous data sovereignty

    Rainie, Stephanie Carroll; Kukutai, Tahu; Walter, Maggie; Figueroa-Rodríguez, Oscar Luis; Walker, Jennifer; Axelsson, Per (African Minds and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), 2019)
    • Indigenous Data Sovereignty (IDS) has emerged as an important topic over the last three years, raising fundamental questions about assumptions of ownership, representation, and control in open data communities. • IDS ...
  • Treatment and survival of Asian women diagnosed with breast cancer in New Zealand

    Lao, Chunhuan; Lawrenson, Ross; Edwards, Melissa; Campbell, Ian (Springer, 2019)
    Purpose This study aims to examine the differences in characteristics, treatment and survival between Asian and European women diagnosed with stage I–III breast cancer in New Zealand. Methods The studied population ...
  • The baskets of knowledge: A curriculum for an indigenous psychology

    Waitoki, Waikaremoana (The New Zealand Psychological Society, 2016)
    Through the chapters in this book we have walked alongside Ripeka and her whānau. We have taken a journey into potentiality; that of Ripeka’s as well as our own. Our introduction to this book asked what would happen when ...
  • Informed consent in the Aotearoa New Zealand context

    Cargo, Tania; Waitoki, Waikaremoana; Feather, Jacqueline (The New Zealand Psychological Society, 2016)
    Psychologists are in very privileged positions; we use our clinical, community, academic, and research skills to support individuals, families, and communities, often during extremely vulnerable times in their lives. ...
  • Ka awatea

    Levy, Michelle Patricia; Waitoki, Waikaremoana (New Zealand Psychological Society, 2016)
    This book realises a long held vision to boldly claim our space in psychology: showing how we as Māori practitioners, researchers, and teachers of psychology realise our belief in the potential of psychology to contribute ...
  • Dieter Mack: In conversation

    Lodge, Martin (Composers Association of NZ, 2004)
    In September 2004, German composer Dieter Mack visited New Zealand supported by the Goethe Institute. The following conversation took place between Mack and Martin Lodge at the University of Waikato in Hamilton on 28 ...
  • History in the making: The John Mansfield Thomson Archive at the University of Waikato

    Lodge, Martin; Ulenberg, Phillippa (Composers Association of New Zealand, 2007)
    The Eminent New Zealand music historian and writer, the late John Mansfield Thomson, was both a prolific writer and a lifelong collector-of books, manuscripts, art works and musical ephemera At the time of his death in ...
  • Liber Amicorum John Steele: A musicological tribute by Drake, Warren (Ed.)[Book Review]

    Lodge, Martin (1998)
    This article reviews the book, Liber Amicorum John Steele: A musicological tribute by Drake, Warren (Ed.)
  • [Review of New Scores From Promethean Editions]

    Lodge, Martin (1997)
    Review of New Scores From Promethean Editions
  • Geographical and ethnic differences of osteoarthritis-associated hip and knee replacement surgeries in New Zealand: a population-based cross-sectional study

    Lao, Chunhuan; Lees, David; Patel, Sandeep; White, Douglas; Lawrenson, Ross (BMJ, 2019)
    Objectives To (1) explore the regional and ethnic differences in rates of publicly funded osteoarthritis-associated hip and knee replacement surgeries and (2) investigate the mortality after surgery. Design Population-based, ...

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