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  • Climate change and behaviour change : empowering youth action through narrative 

    Ryan, Guy
    This thesis is a review of the literature spanning multiple disciplines to provide an overview of climate change science in the global and New Zealand context, its implications, and a context for action amongst young New ...
  • Hierarchical capture-recapture models 

    Schofield, Matthew Ryan
    A defining feature of capture-recapture is missing data due to imperfect detection of individuals. The standard approach used to deal with the missing data is to integrate (or sum) over all the possible unknown values. The ...
  • Ruth France and the male monolith 

    Murray, Heather
    This thesis explores how a promising writer of the 1950s and 1960s did not fulfill her promise because the literary climate of New Zealand was controlled by male writers who were mostly out of sympathy with women's writing. ...
  • Effect of sitting postures on the hemodynamics of the popliteal and femoral veins 

    Levine, Avrum Marc
    If one were to choose a single object to epitomise the discipline of Design, it could easily be the chair. Most buildings, vehicles or machines contain them. Many of us find ourselves compelled to sit in seats or chairs ...
  • Public health organization in four rural districts in Western Samoa. 

    Leota, T.F.
    In the light of the modern world, the inhabitants of underdeveloped countries, of which Samoa in the strict sense of the word is one, of them, frequently in their lower level of knowledgeable resources, referred to foreign ...

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