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People Out of Place: Representations and Experiences Of Female Homelessness In Christchurch, New Zealand (Aotearoa)
(University of Canterbury. Sociology and Anthropology, 2006)
This anthropological thesis focuses on female homelessness in Christchurch, New Zealand. I am interested in how different groups in society understand female homelessness and how their perceptions compare to the experiences ...
The travelling female athlete : cricket, migration and globalisation.
(University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political Sciences, 2014)
This study explores the experiences of female athletes from New Zealand and Australia who migrate temporarily to play cricket in England. It locates the migration network of female cricket within the modern global sport ...
Scientific Knowledge: the Impact on Conservation
(University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political Sciences, 2011)
This thesis discusses the impact that paradigms of thought have on the construction of conservation programmes. Western scientific thinking represents a distinct way of looking at the world. It accepts a ...
Risky Discourse: pesticide use and recent developments in the greening of New Zealand's pipfruit industry
(University of Canterbury. Sociology and Anthropology, 2005)
The New Zealand pipfruit industry has changed dramatically over the past fifteen years due to major industry restructuring and deregulation, and also due to the adoption of more environmentally sustainable growing strategies. ...