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Research Commons (Waikato)

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Thesis

9 Sep 2014
100

Abstract: Recent research in New Zealand and internationally has indicated an abundance of external providers operating in the Health and Physical Education (HPE) sector and an increasing use of programmes created by these providers during curriculum time. This is a recent phenomenon with limited...

Thesis

28 Aug 2014
88

Examines how four exemplary teachers of junior classes in two primary schools went about supporting the vocabulary development of their students during shared reading.

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An analysis of recent PERLS (Progress in International Reading Literacy Study) data has shown that a group...

Thesis

12 Aug 2014
92

Explores Korean migrants’ experiences and cultural attitudes towards mental illness and mental health services while living in New Zealand.

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The process of migration is known to cause significant psychological distress. Korean migrants living in New Zealand are the focus of this...

Thesis

12 Feb 2014
589

To help develop a system for people to keep track of their online reading material, this thesis reviewed seven currently available systems.

Abstract: Because reading electronically has become widespread, keeping track of the wide range of material one reads has become a problem....

Thesis

29 Oct 2012
793

Health, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO), can be defined as ‘a state of complete physical, mental and social wellbeing and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.’ Using this definition of health, and others, as guiding principles, this thesis takes a thematic...

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