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Barbara Brooke: A Trend-Setting Art Professional in New Zealand 1959-1980
(University of Canterbury. Art History, 2015)
Barbara Brooke was an early New Zealand arts professional. Born in Belfast, Canterbury, in 1925, Brooke became an important advocate for contemporary New Zealand art and its developing professionalism in Christchurch ...
A Pilgrim on God's High Road - Canon Wilford in New Zealand 1904-1932
(University of Canterbury. History, 2006)
This thesis examines the life of Canon John Russell Wilford, an Anglican clergyman working in the Diocese of Christchurch, in New Zealand from 1904 to 1933. This thesis concentrates on four of Canon Wilford's projects ...
The Japanese Migrant Community in Christchurch: The Quest for New Values and Identity
(University of Canterbury. History, 2007)
Until the 1980s, there was no Japanese community in Christchurch, but only a small number of individuals living mainly amongst European New Zealanders. However, from the mid-1980s changes in New Zealand's immigration ...
Policing family violence in Christchurch
(University of Canterbury. Sociology and Anthropology, 2006)
Up until the 1980s, the police often reluctantly intervened in domestic disputes. However, from the mid 1980s onwards, the introduction of pro-arrest family violence policies throughout the U.S., the U.K., and New Zealand, ...