Recent Submissions

  • 上海开埠后教会音乐活动研究 

    Gong, Hong-Yu (Shanghai Conservatory of Music, 2014)
    The author tackles the Catholic and Protestant missionaries musical life after Shanghai opened as a port city from the mid-19~th century to the early 20~th century, touching these churchs’, as well as their schools’, musical ...
  • “他者审视”:明末至民国 来华西人眼中的中国音乐 

    Gong, Hong-Yu (China Electronic Journal Publishing House, 2014-07-04)
    近年来,随着学界关于“中国音乐研 究要走向世界”、“中国音乐研究要与国际 接轨”、“中国学界应与国际学界争夺话语 权”讨论的不断深入,国内音乐学界与文 学、历史、社会等学界一样,对域外学者 的著述多有译介。事实上,现代意义上的 中国音乐史研究,从一开始便是一个具有 国际面向的学科。以最早采用现代学术方 法研究中国音乐史的王光祈为例,20 世纪 30 年代初,王光祈在德国柏林撰写“中国 古代音乐史学科完成现代学术转型的第一 ...
  • Teaching and learning academic writing: Narratives of future destinations. 

    Andrew, Martin; Romova, Zina (2014)
    Focus: Qualitative project relating content and form of AW portfolios to: Student ‘destinations’, ‘disciplinary communities’ and ‘imagined communities’ The need of more specificity in creating ‘disciplinary identities’ ...
  • Connecting 'across the ditch' and beyond! 

    Cioccarelli, Lesley; Hynson, Yvonne (2014)
    Take charge of your own professional development. By using the Internet, you can decide when, where and how to keep up-to-date with all the latest developments in teaching ESOL or community languages. This workshop will ...
  • The role of emotions on people's behaviour in emergencies: Quantitative analysis 

    Mizutani, Satomi; Dallow, Tomoko (2014)
    People with positive emotions can:  fail to take a precautionary approach  underestimate the probability of risks  overestimate their likelihood of achieving desired outcomes.
  • Asking the right questions : developing the knowledge base of in-service teachers 

    Haines, Karen (2014)
    What does that mean for teacher learning? What do teachers need to know about new tools? What does teacher knowledge consist of?
  • The practice of HRM in relation to employee motivation and job performance by HR managers in the hospitality industry in Lao PDR 

    Douangphichit, Nalinh (2015)
    In a hotel, which is a service business, it is crucial to identify the factors that increase business performance, profit and productivity. The study of HRM practices is one of a hotel’s crucial management functions that ...
  • Queensland fruit fly invasion of New Zealand : predicting area suitability under future climate change scenarios 

    Aguilar, Glenn; Blanchon, Dan; Foote, Hamish; Pollonais, Christina; Mosee, Asia (Unitec ePress, 2015-10-07)
    The Queensland fruit fly Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt) (Diptera: Tephritidae) is consistently described as the most damaging pest to Australia’s horticulture industries with an annual economic cost averaging around $25.7 ...
  • More than a bridge builder 

    Gong, Hong-Yu (Steele Roberts Aotearoa, 2015)
    For around thirty years, from the early 1980s to the present day, Jack Body has been the single most powerful force in the introduction of China's multi-faceted musical culture to New Zealand. As far as I can now ...
  • Chaos to Capability : Educating Professionals for the 21st Century 

    Hays, Jay (Unitec ePress, 2015-10-01)
    Built on two decades of research, thought, writing, and teaching, in Chaos to Capability: Educating Professionals for the 21st Century, Hays argues that a transformation in higher education teaching and learning is crucial ...
  • Neural changes associated with the generation of specific past and future events in depression 

    Hach, Sylvia; Tippett, Lynette J.; Addis, Donna Rose (Elsevier, 2014-12)
    It is well established that individuals affected by depression experience difficulty in remembering the past and imagining the future. This impairment is evident in increased rumination on non-specific, generic events and ...
  • Melanoma Diagnosis by the Use of Wavelet Analysis based on Morphological Operators 

    Fassihi, Nima; Shanbehzadeh, Jamshid; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein; Ghasemi, Elham (International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists., 2011-03)
    Skin melanoma is the most dangerous type of skin cancer which is curable if diagnosed at the right time.. Drawing distinction between melanoma and mole is a difficult task and needs detailed laboratory tests. Utilizing ...
  • In (or outside of) your neck of the woods: laterality in spatial body representation 

    Hach, Sylvia; Schuetz-Bosbach, Simone (2014-02-19)
    Beside language, space is to date the most widely recognized lateralized systems. For example, it has been shown that even mental representations of space and the spatial representation of abstract concepts display lateralized ...
  • Putting the PLE Into PLD: Virtual Professional Learning and Development 

    Owen, Hazel (Journal of Educators Online, 2014)
    The range of affordances that a virtual environment offers can provide opportunities for more formal Professional Learning and Development (PLD) that has flexibility of choice, time and approach for educators. It was this ...
  • Our children, our choice: Priorities for policy. 

    Ritchie, Jenny; Harvey, Nola; Kayes, Marianne; Smith, Carol (Child Poverty Action Group, 2014-06)
    Children’s rights were invited late to the table of human rights’ discussions. Since the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCROC) in 1989, there has been growing recognition of the rights of even very ...
  • Responding to Pasifika adults' literacy needs through workplace programs : an evaluation 

    Benseman, John (Hawaii Educational Research Association, 2014)
    National surveys in 1996 and 2006 showed that a significant proportion of New Zealand adults have low levels of literacy and numeracy skills that make it difficult for them to function effectively in a world of increasing ...
  • The long journey: Developing a model of PLD for the future 

    Owen, Hazel; Dunmill, Merryn (Australian Journal of Teacher Education, 2014)
    This paper presents the longitudinal learning journey of two educators who participated in the Virtual Professional Learning and Development programme (VPLD) between 2010 and 2013. Each participant’s story of change describes ...
  • Creating spaces in a male domain: Sister Principals in Catholic schools, 1850-1974 

    Collins, Jennifer (Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2014-12-02)
    This paper builds on recent scholarship on the gendered nature of educational work to argue that while conceptualisations of the principalship are underpinned by scholarship and policy assumptions that construct the work ...
  • They came with a purpose : educational journeys of nineteenth-century Irish Dominican Sister Teachers 

    Collins, Jennifer (Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2014-12-02)
    Irish Catholic teaching sisters were major actors in the development of education systems in New World countries such as the United States, Canada, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. Immigrants themselves, they faced ...
  • Narratives of relatedness in ecological sustainability in early childhood education in Aotearoa. 

    Ritchie, Jenny (New Zealand Association for Research in Education, 2014)
    This paper provides an overview of the context and some preliminary findings from a current two year Teaching and Learning Research Initiative (TLRI) funded study, “Titiro whakamuri, hokiwhakamua : We are the future, the ...

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