37 results for 1900, Book item

  • Contra the Hypothetical Persona in Music

    Davies, Stephen (1997)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • Is Architecture Art?

    Davies, Stephen (1994)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • Why Listen to Sad Music if It Makes One Feel Sad?

    Davies, Stephen (1995)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • The Evaluation of Music

    Davies, Stephen (1994)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • Sovereigns, Sovereignty and the Treaty of Waitangi

    Davies, Stephen; Ewin, RE (1992)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • Appraisal of the Commercial Potential of the New Zealand Deepwater Fishery

    Putterill, Martin (1981)

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    The University of Auckland Library

    The waters surrounding New Zealand contain some of the few remaining underdeveloped fish stocks. As a result of 200 mile Economic Zone legislation a relatively small country has assumed management responsibility for a significant fishery. Results from scientific and commercial fishing activity though helping to clarify the probable abundance of fish, has done little to inform all concerned whether or not the EEZ declaration was a commercial bonanza. Apart from this, there are a number of practical decisions to be made by public sector fishery managers which affect their commercial counterparts, but to a degree that neither party can determine. In an attempt to resolve some of these problems, a computer model (DEFCAM) has been developed. Consisting of 3 parts, resources, marketing and financial, DEFCAM enables investors and managers to pretest the outcome of higher levels of investment and other problems of a practical nature. The model maintains links between each subsystem revealing important consequences such as the adverse impact in the form of lower catches for all as a result of increase in effort. The paper describes the simulation of a series of different situations. Although absolute results are not given, there are clear indications of the factors to which final operating results are most sensitive. In addition to these uses, the paper briefly considers the extent to which DEFCAM may also become useful in any partly developed fishery as an early warning system against overfishing.

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  • Common Law, Statute and Equity

    Cassidy, Julie; Kelly, P (1988)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • Common Law, Statute and Equity

    Cassidy, Julie; Kelly, P (1989)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • "Come, let me clutch thee": Macbeth and the Marvelous Text

    Bishop, Thomas (1999)

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    The University of Auckland Library

    Examines the role of Biblical language and Biblically-derived notions of the sublime text in creating the peculiar atmosphere of Macbeth.

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  • Ada

    Boyd, Brian (1995)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • 'Welcome to the Block': Priglashenie na kazn/ Invitation to a Beheading: A Documentary Record

    Boyd, Brian (1997)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • “We’re just New Zealanders”: The Politics of Pakeha Identity

    Bell, Shirley (1996)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • Geological Information in New Zealand

    Leaming, Elva (1999)

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    The University of Auckland Library

    New Zealand consists of two large is1ands--some 270,000 square kilometers in area--straddling a major crustal plate boundary. The present landscape is the highest part of a submerged subcontinent that broke away from Gondwana some 80 million years ago. To the northeast the Pacific oceanic plate is subducting westward, and to the southwest the Tasman seafloor is subducting eastward beneath the Campbell Plateau. These two subduction zones are linked through the transcurrent Alpine Fault. In the mid 19th Century two world-famous geologists contributed to the country's geological exploration. Hochstetter, from Austria, established a tradition of systematic geological mapping, and Hector, from Canada, founded the New Zealand Geological Survey. New Zealand's national geological organization, now the Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences (IGNS), continues to publish a broad spectrum of geological literature and maps. Its library holds the largest collection of geological literature pertaining to New Zealand. The six universities that teach geology and earth sciences each have library collections of a high standard. The University of Auckland Geology Collection is housed in the Science Library with an area that is a focal point for geological information and literature research.

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  • Building the theory of comparative HRM

    Boxall, Peter (1999)

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    The University of Auckland Library

    Content: v. 1. Origins, developments and critical analyses -- v. 2. Comparative, international and strategic human resource management -- v. 3. Emergent HRM issues for the new millennium.

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  • From assimilation to biculturalism: Changing patterns in Maori-Pakeha relationships

    Thomas, David R.; Nikora, Linda Waimarie (1996)

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    University of Waikato

    This chapter examines the changing patterns of inter-ethnic relationships among Maori and Pakeha in New Zealand, specifically the moves from assimilation towards biculturalism. The impact of recent debate about the Treaty of Waitangi is described and examples of bicultural policies and their consequences are outlined.

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  • The contructivist paradigm and some implications for science content and pedagogy

    Carr, Malcolm; Barker, Miles; Bell, Beverley; Biddulph, Fred; Jones, Alister; Kirkwood, Valda; Pearson, John; Symington, David (1997)

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    University of Waikato

    Through a comparison of the widely-held traditional view of science with the constructivist view of science, we argue that the constructivist view of the content of science has important implications for classroom teaching and learning. This alternative view of science concepts as human constructs, scrutinised by application of the rules of the game of science, raises many challenges for teachers. Reconceptualisation of teachers' views of the nature of science and of learning in science is important for a constructivist pedagogy. We argue here that open discussion of the 'rules of the game' of science would contribute to better learning in the classroom, since learners would be better equipped to change their existing concepts by knowing more about the nature of science itself.

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  • Time and Timelessness in the Traditions of Early Greek Oral Poetry and Archaic Vase-Painting

    Mackay, Elizabeth (1996)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • Two Youths from Boiotia

    Mackay, Elizabeth (1995)

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    The University of Auckland Library

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  • Information literacy curriculum & assessment: Implications for schools from New Zealand.

    Brown, Gavin (1999)

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    The University of Auckland Library

    The development of the ???information society??? or ???information age??? creates a global context for instruction in information skills. Ensuring that students have skills in handling, understanding, and producing information is increasingly considered a vital educational goal. This chapter reviews the literature on information literacy, focusing on the common elements and aspects of information skills sequences and components. The New Zealand curriculum, resource, and research scene relevant to information skills is reviewed and evaluated against international trends. Present trends and developments in the assessment and measurement of information skills are reviewed. Possible implications for the information literate school are examined.

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  • Technology education in the New Zealand curriculum

    Jones, Alister (1997)

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    University of Waikato

    In this chapter, the way in which experience of existing school programmes influences teacher perceptions of technology education is discussed, and reasons for teaching technology are outlined. A relationship between technology and technology education is suggested and the structure of technology education in the New Zealand technology curriculum is described. A particular focus is the role of technological activities in technology education, and this is developed in the final section.

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