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    • Language pedagogy and non-transience in the flipped classroom. 

      Cunningham UM (2016)
      High connectivity at tertiary institutions, and students who are often equipped with laptops and/or tablets as well as smartphones, have resulted in language learners being able to freely access technology and the internet. ...
    • Language specific markedness: The case of place of articulation 

      Hume, E. (University of Canterbury. School of Languages Cultures and LinguisticsUniversity of Canterbury. Linguistics, 2003)
      In this paper I draw on evidence from familiar criteria for diagnosing markedness values to argue that markedness is best determined on a language specific basis. I will further conclude that markedness considerations ...
    • Language, Ethnicity, and Belonging for the Children of Migrants in New Zealand 

      Cunningham U; King J (2018)
      The children of migrants grow up with influence from at least two cultures, and they must negotiate their path to adulthood through one or more ethnicities and one or more language varieties that may set them apart from ...
    • The Maori cultural institution of hui : when meeting means more than a meeting. 

      O'Sullivan, John; Mills, Colleen (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing and Entrepreneurship, 2009)
      Within all societies individuals gather together for various reasons and in a variety of ways for events that can be collectively termed “meetings”. The Māori cultural institution termed hui is often translated into ...
    • A Means to an End: Challenging the Notion of 'Torture Porn' in the French Film 'Martyrs' 

      Harrington, E. (University of Canterbury. School of Humanities and Creative ArtsUniversity of Canterbury. English, 2011)
      For the last decade, the horror genre has been populated with films more realistically violent and graphic in their gore than almost anything else fictional and legal. Films featuring brutal murders, dismemberments, ...
    • A Means to an End: Challenging the Notion of 'Torture Porn' in the French Film 'Martyrs' 

      Harrington, E. (University of Canterbury. School of Humanities and Creative ArtsUniversity of Canterbury. English, 2011)
    • Military Intervention and Prospects for Democratization 

      Pearson, F.S.; Walker, S.; Stern, S. (University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political SciencesUniversity of Canterbury. Political Science, 2006)
    • Millennial teachers: Student teachers as users of Information and Communication - A New Zealand case study 

      Allan, M.K. (University of Canterbury. Human Interface Technology Laboratory.University of Canterbury. Social Science Research Centre., 2007)
      Based on Brown and Duguid (1991) notion of interrelatedness of learning and work practices in which learners acquire "embodied ability to behave" in a certain manner, the paper argues that personal usage of ICT within ...
    • Minding the gaps 

      Matheson, D. (University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political SciencesUniversity of Canterbury. Media and Communication and Journalism, 2010)
      This paper is a reflection – from the position of a journalism researcher – on one of the distinctive features of research on Aotearoa New Zealand media and communication and some of the reasons for that. Studying and ...
    • The modern environmental movement: Public opinion, media coverage, and the importance of visual information 

      Kenix, L.J. (University of Canterbury. Mass Communication and Journalism., 2000)
      Most environmental issues are particularly suited for examining the effect media can have on the public precisely because the majority of people do not have direct contact (or do not know they are in direct contact) with ...
    • Modernism or Exile? E. H. McCormick and Letters and Art in New Zealand 

      Smithies, J. (University of Canterbury. School of Humanities and Creative ArtsUniversity of Canterbury. Philosophy, 2004)
    • Muttonbirding: Loss of Executive Authority and its impact on entrepreneurship 

      Tau RTM (2017)
      © 2018 Cambridge University Press and Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management. This paper explores the influence of institutions on indigenous entrepreneurship within the muttonbird economy of Ngāi Tahu (a New ...
    • NCEA Japanese Workshop held in Christchurch 

      Payne, R.; Boyd, T.; Chen, D. (University of Canterbury. Global, Cultural and Language StudiesUniversity of Canterbury. School of Language, Social and Political Sciences, 2015)
    • Negotiating Claims to Journalism: Webloggers' Orientation to News Genres 

      Matheson, D. (University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political SciencesUniversity of Canterbury. Media and Communication and Journalism, 2004)
      This paper explores how writers of online diaries, or weblogs, about public affairs negotiate their relationship with the genres and social position of news journalism. Although often labelled radical journalists, this ...
    • New Zealand and the Asia-Europe Meeting 

      Doidge, M. (University of Canterbury. National Centre for Research on Europe, 2013)
      This article considers New Zealand?s accession to the Asia-Europe Meeting, considering both its formal path to membership and the evolving calculus by which its views of the process were structured, focusing on elements ...
    • New Zealand and the Asia-Europe Meeting: Three Years On 

      Doidge, M. (University of Canterbury. National Centre for Research on Europe, 2013)
      New Zealand, alongside Australia and Russia, formally acceded to the Asia–Europe Meeting (ASEM) in October 2010. This followed fifteen years of drift, a period during which initial strong interest, derailed by the ...
    • New Zealand-China Relations: Common Points and Differences 

      Brady, A-M. (University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political SciencesUniversity of Canterbury. Political Science, 2008)
      The 35th anniversary of New Zealand establishing diplomatic relations with the People’s Republic of China (PRC) fell on 22 December 2007. This anniversary was marked by high-powered celebrations in both Beijing ...
    • No Cure for What Ails Us: The media-constructed disconnect between societal problems and possible solutions 

      Kenix, L.J. (University of Canterbury. Mass Communication and Journalism., 2004)
      This research examined the attributes of three social problems – pollution, poverty, and incarceration – in 300 news articles from 1995 to 2000. Content overwhelmingly indicated no specific cause, effect or responsible ...
    • Nonprofit Organizations' Perceptions and Uses of the Internet 

      Kenix, L.J. (University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political SciencesUniversity of Canterbury. Media and Communication and Journalism, 2008)
      This research examines how nonprofit organizations perceive and utilize the internet through the framework of Habermas’s theory of the public sphere. In seven focus groups across the country, 52 people responsible for ...
    • A note on James K. Baxter’s late poem ‘A Pair of Sandals’ 

      Millar, P.; Sharp, I. (University of Canterbury. School of HumanitiesUniversity of Canterbury. English, 2001)
      A discussion of James K. Baxter's 'wallpaper poems', possibly the last poems he wrote before he died. These poems were discovered and published by me in 'New Selected Poems James K. Baxter'. In this note I explain their ...