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Debating Regional Military Intervention:An Examination of the Australian and New Zealand Media-Government Relationship During the 2003 Solomon Islands Crisis
(University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political Science, 2012)
This study explores the Australian and New Zealand media-government relationship during foreign instability and regional military intervention. It offers a critique of print media coverage and political communication during ...
Elites and the Modern State in Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands
(University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political Sciences, 2012)
How do religious and political elites in Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands see the modern state? This thesis addresses this question. The thesis shows that these two countries do not fit with the ideal structure of the ...
Humanitarian Intervention, Refugee Protection, and the Place of Humanitarianism in International Relations
(University of Canterbury. Political and Social Sciences, 2012)
In taking into account the vast body of literature that exists on the topic of international humanitarianism, this thesis aims to provide a contribution to the field by way of an analysis of the dubious manner in which ...
Refugee Resettlement: Social Capital, Civil Society, and the Integration Processes of Former Refugees
(University of Canterbury. Social and Political Sciences, 2012)
This thesis explores the process of identity renegotiation and the role social capital plays in civil society participation by the former refugee communities of Eritrean and Bhutanese living in Christchurch, New Zealand. ...