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A Tale of Two Suburbs: Earthquake recovery and civil society in Christchurch
(University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political Sciences, 2013)
This study followed two similarly affected, but socio-economically disparate suburbs as residents responded to and attempted to recover from the devastating 6.3 magnitude earthquake that struck Christchurch, New Zealand, ...
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. ...