The utilisation of habitats and the diet of feral cats and ferrets was studied in an area co-inhabited by giant skinks in the Middlemarch-Macraes Flat region of Central Otago, New Zealand. This study draws upon Gadamer’s philosophical hermeneutics to explore the understandings that four men have had of their past suicidal experiences Patterns of cadmium, chromium, copper, nickel, zinc, and lead deposition from the atmosphere are measured over a twelve month period in Dunedin. Vineyards in New Zealand suffer bird damage caused by several avian species, including blackbirds and silvereyes. From a health promotion perspective, the first few weeks Reliable wind climate predictions over a wide area and for different heights above grounds are often vital to determine the viability of wind farm projects. Thesis – Masters .
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Research is the lifeblood reposifory any great university and, as New Zealand’s oldest university, the University of Otago has a long established tradition of research excellence. This article highlights and explores central features of the media representation of the changing Chinese economy in the 21st century and posits a hypothesis of inference concerning the interaction between mediated commentaries of international economies within the context of globalisation.
The challenges for primary principals in leading learning Ogram, Margaret Principals in New Zealand Primary Schools are aware of an increased emphasis on their role as educational leaders. The University of Waikato strives to be a key player thessi driving innovation through its strong focus on student and staff research.
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Search the Otago University Research Archive for the University of Otago’s published and unpublished quality research outputs or target Te Tumu ePrints directly, for publications by academic staff and students in this School. This paper describes a qualitative feminist study in which 10 midlife women participated in two semi-structured interviews to explore factors influencing their ability to maintain physical activity over time The rabbit hole before Wonderland: Division of Sciences Departments .
Does the mode of heat acclimation affect the kinetics of adaptation? The suggestion that all people are cultural and live in cultural worlds acts to challenge members of culturally dominant groups as they tend to see their way of life as normal rather than cultural.
Child wellbeing is the subject of a considerable body of research and policy making globally, and in New Zealand today. This paper discusses the process undertaken to guide and support third year Diploma of Teaching ECE students through small research projects carried out during a practicum placement.
This creates challenges for principals that were worthy of investigation. Despite being advertised as one of the must-see locations in India, these days the Taj Mahal, a monument of love, is proving to be a disappointment to tourists from all over the world. The aim of this thesis is to improve our understanding of the causes of organisational crisis. Access University of Otago quality research outputs, including theses, journal articles, discussion papers, reports, books and more.
Home range and habitat utilisation Its academic specialisations include: But the first few weeks of the university experience are typified by change, stress, and uncertainty. As the demand for safe and clean electricity increases, the New Zealand wind energy industry seems poised to expand.
Members of the genus Mycobacterium contain species that are adapted to thrive under a wide variety of environmental conditions. The introduced European Blackbird takes whole grapes which reduces yield. Principals in New Zealand Primary Schools are aware of an increased emphasis on their role as educational leaders.
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An Interpretation of Four Men’s Experiences of Suicidality Phillips, Brian Mental health nurses are frequently called upon to care and provide intervention for suicidal men. Usage statistics are available for all items and department collections in OUR Archive, and includes statistics based on city and country.
The expectation and the reality: Although conservation translocations are often recommended, they are expensive, require a long-term commitment and half of them fail. Access University of Otago quality research outputs, including theses, journal articles, discussion papers, reports, books. Division of Humanities Departments . During crises, a company’s survival is threatened