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Has Mortality Become Geographically Polarised in New Zealand? A Case Study: 1981-2000
(University of Canterbury. Geography, 2006)
In the New Zealand context, considerable academic and government attention has been given to the socioeconomic and ethnic disparities in health, and how they have evolved over time. Despite evidence of clear regional health ...
The impacts of the Canterbury earthquakes on educational inequalities and achievement in Christchurch secondary schools
(University of Canterbury. Geography, 2013)
During 2010 and 2011, major earthquakes caused widespread damage and the deaths of 185 people in the city of Christchurch. Damaged school buildings resulted in state intervention which required amendment of the Education ...
Mandatory Disease Notification and Underascertainment: A Geographical Perspective
(University of Canterbury. Geography, 2007)
Mandatory notification of disease forms the backbone of disease surveillance in New Zealand and overseas. Notification data is used by public health professionals and academics to identify cases requiring public health ...