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A Desire for Active Citizens: An Exploratory Analysis of Citizenship Education for Young Migrants in New Zealand
(University of Canterbury. Social and Political Sciences, 2009)
This thesis examines whether the introduction of citizenship education in New Zealand would increase the levels of active citizenship of young migrant New Zealanders, using voter turnout as a measure. This research draws ...
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. ...