Recent Submissions

  • Scholars, Philosophers or Performers? The Politics of Research in Contemporary Universities 

    Roberts, P. (NZCER PressUniversity of Canterbury. School of Educational Studies and Leadership, 2012)
  • Developing challenging young people: Honouring their authentic story 

    Jansen, C.; Pawson, P. (European Science and Art PublishingUniversity of Canterbury. School of Sciences and Physical Education, 2011)
    Worldwide, a multitude of adventure-based outdoor programmes exist that are designed to develop 'challenging' young people. Recently, Aotearoa/ New Zealand has seen a resurgence of interest from central government in ...
  • The PBRF: Some Risks of Research Rankings 

    Small, D. (AUT University and University of AucklandUniversity of Canterbury. School of Educational Studies and Human Development, 2005)
    While the PBRF round and the associated funding is helping to recognise and increase the status of research, it also runs the risks of promoting the amount rather than the quality of research, moving further away from ...