Place (Philosophy)

Report

15 Jun 2018
79

The aim of the Fresh Water Literacies Project was to build on primary aged students' understanding of the importance and finite availability of natural resources.

Report

14 Nov 2017
793

This is a summary report of the Emerging patterns in place-based approaches: International perspectives roundtable, hosted by the Centre for Community Child Health in July 2017.

Journal article

22 Jan 2017
9

Understanding how landholders relate to the land and water they manage is crucial to sustainable natural resource management policy and practice. This study focuses on the relationship that rural landholders, both producers and rural lifestylers, have with their land and waterways.

Report

4 Nov 2014
96

This publication provides a snapshot of who is driving, doing and supporting place-based approaches to improve children’s outcomes. The snapshot is made up of two parts:

Table 1:

Australian child-focused place-based policies, leading practice in communities, research, and organisations and initiatives offering strategic...

Report

4 Nov 2014
114

Executive summary

Increasingly, governments in Australia have recognised place-based approaches as a means to tackle disadvantage and address the complex problems faced by children and families in today’s society. While many place-based initiatives have generated rich learning experiences and positive results, too often...

Report

4 Nov 2014
415

Executive summary

Overview

Increasingly, governments, philanthropy, practitioners and communities in Australia have recognised place-based approaches as a means to tackle disadvantage and address the complex problems faced by children and families in today’s society. However, there is a perceived lack of...

Literature review

4 Nov 2014
734

The evidence summary begins by considering the importance of place. This leads to a discussion of why different approaches to services and service delivery are required, including a brief description of recent changes in the conditions in which families are raising young children and the...

Thesis

15 Apr 2013
15

Developing a theory of factors that contributes to the more sustainable development of the Morinda citrifolia (Nonu) Industry in Samoa, I argue that the Samoan Nonu product cannot compete in the Pacific region due to the large-scale production of its main competitor, Tahitian Noni.

Report

17 Sep 2008
20

Design is an increasingly important component of our world-at-work. This project reveals the views of design educators working within vocational education and training (VET). Research participants called for a review of design education teaching methods in the VET context, with a particular focus on promoting...

Thesis

15 Jun 1996
8

This dissertation seeks to increase understanding of what it means to conceive of place as a cultural system. It involved working with the White Pass Community Self-Assessment project in rural southwestern Washington. Involvement in this project allowed the theoretical discussion of this dissertation to be...

Overview

 

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