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    • T.A.E - The Last Great Journey of Antarctic Exploration ‘Before the Tractors Rolled' 

      Hicks, Stephen (2006)
      “ It may have been about our year 750 that the astonishing Hui-te-Rangiora, in his canoe Te Iwi-o-Atea, sailed from Rarotonga on a voyage of wonders in that direction (South): he saw the bare white rocks that towered ...
    • T.S. Eliot's "Four quartets" : the function of the titles in the pattern of the poem 

      Mackay, Ross Alistair (University of Canterbury, 1975)
    • Tabulation of thin plate splines on a very fine two-dimensional grid 

      Powell, Michael James David (University of Canterbury. Dept. of Mathematics, 1992)
      A thin plate spline approximation has the form [FORMULA] where {⋋j ∈ R, : j = 1,2, ... , n} and {xj ∈ R² : j = 1, 2, ... , n} are parameters and where p is a linear polynomial. There exist several applications that ...
    • TACA Sim: a survey for adaptability assessment 

      Krumdieck, S.; Watcharasukarn, M.; Page, S. (University of Canterbury. Mechanical Engineering, 2010)
      Uncertainty of future fuel supplies and a requirement to reduce green house gas emissions are two pressures that may cause significant travel behavior change in the long-term. Understanding how people can change to carry ...
    • Tackling the relationship between self-efficacy and performance in rugby 

      Rasmusen, Anthony (Bob) Robert (University of Canterbury, 2016)
      Some consider self-efficacy to be the most important psychological construct contributing to sporting performance. To test five hypotheses regarding the nature of relationships between performance and self-efficacy, and ...
    • Tactile communication across the first year of life - the complexity of naturalistic dyadic patterns and the effects of contextual, age and affectual factors. 

      Worner, Averil Ann (University of Canterbury. Psychology, 2010)
      Early intimate interactions between mothers and their infants are characterised by mutuality and reciprocity. Although a great deal is known about the distal processes such as gaze and affect, by concentrating on touch ...
    • The TAE Hut 

      Falconer, Tamsin (2000)
      Heritage can be described as a process of determining what we wish to pass on to future generations. This project aims to contribute to the debate about what New Zealand and its Antarctic community values as heritage. To ...
    • Tag Clouds in Software Visualisation 

      Emerson, Jessica Merrill Thurston (University of Canterbury. Computer Science and Software Engineering, 2014)
      Developing and maintaining software is a difficult task, and finding effective methods of understanding software is more necessary now than ever with the last few decades seeing a dramatic climb in the scale of software. ...
    • Tag clouds in software visualisation. 

      Emerson, Jessica Merrill Thurston (University of Canterbury. Computer Science and Software Engineering, 2014)
      Developing and maintaining software is a difficult task, and finding effective methods of understanding software is more necessary now than ever with the last few decades seeing a dramatic climb in the scale of software. ...
    • Tag clouds in software visualisation. 

      Deaker, Chris; Churcher, Neville; Warwick, Irwin (University of Canterbury. Computer Science and Software Engineering, 2011)
      Software visualisation employs techniques from the more general information visualisation field to help software engineers comprehend and manage the size and complexity of software systems. In this paper, we explore the ...
    • Tag it!: AR annotation using wearable sensors 

      Nassani, A.; Bai, H.; Lee, G.; Billinghurst, M. (University of Canterbury. Human Interface Technology Laboratory, 2015)
      In this paper we describe a wearable system that allows people to place and interact with 3D virtual tags placed around them. This uses two wearable technologies: a head-worn wearable computer (Google Glass) and a ...
    • The Tahorakuri Formation: Investigating the early evolution of the Taupo Volcanic Zone in buried volcanic rocks at Ngatamariki and Rotokawa geothermal fields 

      Eastwood, Alan Andrew (University of Canterbury. Geological Sciences, 2013)
      The Tahorakuri Formation was introduced as a stratigraphic term to simplify the sometimes complex and inconsistent naming conventions in subsurface deposits within the geothermal fields of the central Taupo Volcanic Zone ...
    • Tailoring Feedback in ITSs 

      Rajendra, Danny (University of Canterbury. Computer Science, 2000)
      The most effective way for students to learn is face-to-face with a qualified tutor. Intelligent Tutoring Systems (ITS) aim to provide a learning experience that approaches the standard of learning with a human tutor. This ...
    • "Tainted" moves: Subjects of contemporary travel literatures 

      Bedggood, Daniel F. (University of Canterbury. English, 2003)
      The research for my thesis falls within the relatively fresh field of travel writing literary criticism, an area of increasing interest as growing global trends of tourism, migration, exile and "nomadic" movements of people ...
    • The Taiwanese Hotel Sector’s Response to Climate Change: Environmental Behaviours and Practices 

      Su, Melissa (University of Canterbury. Department of Management, Marketing and Entrepreneurship, 2014)
      This thesis examines the response of Taiwanese hotels to climate change. Climate change is increasingly recognised by industry, governments and researchers as one of the most substantial challenges to the sustainability ...
    • Taiwanese Party Manifestoes and Its Purpose: Some Initial Findings and Thoughts 

      Tan, A.C.; Wu, C-L. (University of Canterbury. School of Language, Social and Political Sciences, 2015)
      In this paper, we use the template proposed by Harmel (2011) to examine the why’s of Taiwanese manifestos for the two major parties -- the Kuomintang (KMT) and the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). In the next section, ...
    • "... take me for a man": The Role of the Boy Companies in the Theatre of Jacobean London 

      Lee, Michael Duncan (University of Canterbury. English, 1993)
      This thesis involves a study of theatre in early 17th century London, focussing on the work of the boy companies. These were theatre companies made up entirely of child actors, who performed on the stages of the private ...
    • Take only pictures … leave only footprints 

      Steel, Andrea (University of Canterbury, 2008)
      “Tourism is the fastest growing global industry. Its economic power is enormous and generates ever greater political influence at national and international levels. Governments, associated industries and presumed beneficiary ...
    • Takenings, rames and mills : structures for the modelling of branching 

      Robinson, David Francis (University of Canterbury. Dept. of Mathematics, 1987)
      A takening is a combinatorial structure composed of points and rays. A ray is a finite sequence of at least two points, and two rays have at most one point in common, which must be the foot (initial point) of at least ...
    • Taking a sociological approach to oppression in the neoliberal human services workplace : the practice gains 

      van Heugten K; Kelly S; Stanley T (2013)
      Workplace bullying has become internationally recognised as a major and costly problem. Meta-analyses generally suggest that around 10-20% of the workforce experience moderate bullying in any one year. The problem appears ...