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Cannabis use and disorder transitions among a mixed community sample of at-risk adolescents and adults: A prospective New Zealand study
(Bentham Open, 2013)
Introduction and Aims: The trajectories of cannabis use disorder (CUD) require more comprehensive delineation to expedite recognition of incubating dependence among high-risk users. This study examined baseline cannabis ...
Maria Clara for the 21st Century: Filipino Responses to “Neo-Colonial” Encounters
(Ateneo de Manila University, 2016-09-01)
As an example of a postcolonial critique to certain hegemonic Spanish discourses in the Philippines, this essay examines the practice-as-research dance piece Love, Death, and Mompou (2006), which was a revision of the ...
Construction of otherness in the CBS’s sitcom, the big bang theory
(Khate Sefid Publications, 2015-10-07)
The fact that TV enjoys a great number of viewers, many of whom are influenced by it is undeniably acknowledged. This paper analyses the successful American sitcom, The Big Bang Theory, and investigates the factor of ...
Rory O'Shea Profile, NZ On Screen
(NZ On Screen, 2015-05-15)
A profile of cinematographer Rory O'Shea, researched and written for NZ On Screen.
Peter McCauley Profile
(NZ ON Screen, 2015-05-28)
A profile of actor Peter McCauley, researched and written for NZ ON Screen
John McKay Profile
(NZ On Screen, 2015-11-20)
A profile of Sound Editor and film-maker John McKay, researched and written for NZ On Screen.
Affect, responsibility, and how modes of engagement shape the experience of videogames
(Digital Games Research Association (DiGRA), 2015-12-13)
When considering the elements that shape our experience of fiction, the line distinguishing the text itself from the processes we go through in negotiating that text is easy to miss. Even something as simple as knowing ...
Earning expected benefits of ERP for insurance organisations in Sri Lanka: Implementation perspective
There are many complains around sustainability of the benefits of Insurance ERP implementations in Sri Lanka. The reason is mainly due to lack of expected benefits from these implementations and declining the initially ...
Clinical decision making among sexual abuse counsellors working with child and adult survivors of sexual abuse: A New Zealand study
(The New Zealand Psychological Society, 2013)
Providing therapy for child and adult sexual abuse survivors is a complex area of therapeutic practice. A nationwide survey was undertaken in order to investigate the decision-making processes of practitioners working with ...