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Journal article
23 March 2017

This article argues that the astonishing uptake of Academia.edu both reflects and amplifies the self-branding imperatives that many academics experience.

Journal article
14 March 2017

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The quality of caregiving in mothers with substance abuse problems appears to be compromised. However, divergent findings, methodological variability, and...

Journal article
14 March 2017

This article examines how public interest concerns were addressed in Australian news media during the passage of the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Act....

Journal article
14 March 2017

This article presents findings from a University of Minnesota study of first-year students’ use of academic library resources and their learning outcomes.

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11 March 2017

Studies have shown that demonstration projects and trials play an important role in developing new bio-based fuels, energy and products that can contribute to the reduction of greenhouse gas...

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1 March 2017

The British preference of Australian immigration policy was challenged by the demands of a rapidly expanding post-war programme overseen by the newly established Department of Immigration. An...

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1 March 2017

This article describes Australian parents’ attitudes, behaviours and concerns about vaccination, determines the factors associated with vaccination non-compliance, and provides sources of...

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27 February 2017

This article examines demographic and behavioural correlates of high consumption of soft drinks among Australian adolescents and explores the associations between high consumption and soft drink ...

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16 February 2017

Discusses the concept of 'global studies', its place in universities worldwide and introduces New Zealand Centre for Global Studies.