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    • Partnerships for Learning: Peer Group Influences on Learning Outcomes 

      Wilson, Dan (University of Canterbury, College of Education, Health and Human Development, 2016)
      The present study reviews the available literature concerning the ways in which peer groups (within and beyond the classroom) influence personal academic achievement for primary and secondary school students. Owing in part ...
    • Paul’s Gift Economy: Wages, Debt, and Debt Cancellation 

      Stolze, Ted (2017)
      My focus is on the Biblical prophetic warning about, and solution to, severe debt injustice – whether individual or collective. I seek to demonstrate the New Testament’s continuity with the Jubilee theme of ...
    • The performance of memory in Rapanui theatre 

      Fontin, Moira (Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies, 2018)
      This article discusses how memory has been crucial in the production of theatre in Rapa Nui. Histories of colonial powers in Rapanui have foster the use of memory as a real source of information, not only to gather information ...
    • Personalised Learning Pedagogies within Contemporary Schools 

      Stewart, Derek (2017)
      Personalised learning is emerging as the way forward for global education in the changing environment of 21st century teaching and learning. This involves the transfer of learning focus from teacher directed toward a more ...
    • Personalised Learning: Understandings and Effectiveness in Practice 

      Swan, Caitlin (2017)
      Personalised learning is being promoted in New Zealand and around the world as one of the key components of a future-focussed education system. Although it is conceptualised and implemented in many different ways, it appears ...
    • Perspectives on Narrative Assessment and Alternative Techniques in an Early Childhood Setting 

      FitzGerald, Bethan (University of Canterbury, College of Education, Health and Human Development, 2016)
      Assessment practices in education are important because they evidence desired and actual learning outcomes of curriculum. In Aotearoa New Zealand narrative assessment in the form of Learning Stories is the assessment method ...
    • Portrayal of Sexuality in the Age of Solemnity 

      Javed, Salma (Project Monma Research Centre, 2016)
      Ismat Chugtai was Urdu’s most dauntless and contentious woman writer of the twentieth century and surely the leading figure of the Progressive Writers group. This group of Urdu writers produced various influential works ...
    • Positive Behaviour Management: A Critique of Literature 

      Reveley, Emma (University of Canterbury, College of Education, Health and Human Development, 2016)
      The current paper reviews literature surrounding Positive Behaviour Supports (PBS) and Positive Behaviour for learning (PB4L) with reference to the findings in a number of research papers. The aim of the current critique ...
    • The Power of O 

      Jöttkandt, Sigi (2017)
      Here I propose that a Lacanian feminist undertaking today requires the assertion of two sets of rights: the positive rights of a traditional feminist agenda, together with the rights of the not-all. To illustrate this, I ...
    • Presenting a United Front: Parental Involvement Facilitating Children's Literacy Development 

      Thomas, Julie (University of Canterbury, College of Education, Health and Human Development, 2016)
      Literacy development is recognised across both education policy and research literature as essential for educational success. Historically, literacy has mainly been a focus for teachers within the classroom, however a ...
    • Professional development and the impact of teacher relationships 

      Smith, Ethan (University of Canterbury, College of Education, Health and Human Development, 2015)
      Collegial relationships between teachers are very important within the school environment. They are essential to ensuring the school operates smoothly and within a positive atmosphere. Positive relationships between teachers ...
    • Proof-texting Capital via the ‘short-circuit’: a religious text? 

      Grimshaw, Mike (University of Canterbury, 2017)
      Drawing on Benjamin, Agamben expresses the central importance and function of citation: Just as through citation a secret meeting takes place between past generations and ours, so too between the writing of the past and ...
    • Psyche as Inner Contradiction 

      Mills, Jon (University of Canterbury, 2019)
      Our Divided Nature Within The psyche is split. Breaming with inner divisions, we may say that the subject – we – are comprised of multiple self-states in opposition or competition with each other vying for expression, if ...
    • The Question of Capitalist Desire: Deleuze and Guattari with Marx 

      Pfeifer, Geoff (University of Canterbury, 2017)
      This paper offers a reading of Marx with Deleuze and Guattari That highlights the importance of the latter’s reading of desire back into Marx’s work in such a way as to show the importance of thinking the role of capitalist ...
    • Re-reading Capital 150 years after: some Philosophical and Political Challenges 

      Hamza, Agon (University of Canterbury, 2017)
      This paper addresses some of the philosophical and political challenges we face following two important events: 150 years after the publication of Das Kapital and 100 years after the Great Bolshevik Revolution. It begins ...
    • Re-situating Capital Vol. 1 beyond Althusser’s epistemological break: Towards second generation neo-Marxism 

      Neilson, David (University of Canterbury, 2017)
      Though opening up important debates about the relationship between the different texts that make up Marx’s life time works, Althusser’s ‘epistemological break’ thesis has also been divisive for Marxism and ultimately ...
    • The Real (of) Debt: Notes Toward an Ethics of Trash 

      Gorelick, Nathan (2017)
      Drawing from Jean Baudrillard’s critique of the National Debt Clock at Times square, Georges Bataille’s The Accursed Share, and David Foster Wallace’s novel Infinite Jest, this paper examines those material ...
    • Reconsidering Debt Remission in Light of the Ancient World 

      Boer, Roland (2017)
      This article situates the recent calls for debt remission, or Jubilee, in terms of the history of debt. It goes back to ancient Southwest Asia (and Rome), where we find three functions of debt. It was primarily a means for ...