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Deakin University Faculty of Arts and Education

Overview
Works: 453 works in 611 publications in 1 language and 156 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Classifications: HV6431, 363.32516
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Most widely held works by Deakin University
Changing children's chances : can Australia learn from Nordic countries? by Reducing Inequalities Among Children in Australia: Learning from Nordic Nations Symposium( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four main Nordic nations of Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland report significantly lower levels of child poverty and inequality than nations such as Australia, the United States, and the United Kingdom. Based on a recent symposium held at Deakin University, this report considers what Australia can learn from the Nordic approaches and programs in child welfare. Chapters, which include edited transcripts of papers and discussions, are: An overview of Nordic policy for children: lessons for Australia on how to reduce inequalities, by Staffan Janson; The role of child health systems in reducing inequalities, by Sharon Goldfeld; The importance of high quality and accessible early childhood education and care, by Deborah Brennan; Paid parental leave as a basic tenet of a child friendly society, by Andrew Scott; and The central importance of parental employment for reducing child poverty in Australia, by Peter Whiteford. The report concludes with potential priority actions and key policy recommendations
Citizenship and globalisation research papers( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Research methods for contemporary society : stream A - public relations by Keith Hainsworth( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primarily produced for postgraduate unit ALR732 (Research methods for contemporary society) offered by the Faculty of Arts and Education's School of Communication and Creative Arts in Deakin University's Flexible Learning Program
ALR279 public relations and event management : for Deakin University( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced for undergraduate unit ALR279 (Public relations practice and event management) offered by the Faculty of Arts and Education's School of Communication and Creative Arts in Deakin University's Flexible Learning Program
Determining research significance in archaeological collections from historic sites by Ilka Schacht( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This thesis presents a model for assessing the research significance of Australian historical archaeological collections. It identifies the criteria, and provides step-by-step guidelines, for conducting such an assessment. The model is an important tool for managing and justifying the long term preservation of increasing numbers of archaeological collections
Targeting terrorist financing : international cooperation and new regimes by Arabinda Acharya( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Targeting terrorist financing involves international cooperation and coordination. However, the primacy of domestic interests over collective good and a predisposition to unilateral action, notably on the part of the US, have completely overwhelmed the spirit of cooperation among states and have undermined the effectiveness of the regimes against terrorist financing
A curriculum for entrepreneurial creativity and resourcefulness in New Zealand by Raymond John Meldrum( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This thesis examines the mismatch between the passion and risk-taking in entrepreneurs' lives and the way education programs are typically organised as a linear sequence of discipline-based courses with prescribed content and outcomes. It proposes instead a curriculum based on six Cs: 'currere, ' complexity, cosmology, conversation, community, and, especially, creativity
[Learning materials for] Visual arts education by Jenny Grenfell( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prepared principally for units offered by the Faculty of Arts and Education's School of Education in Deakin University's Flexible Learning Program
Leading and managing learning organisations( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced for postgraduate unit EXE737 (Leading and managing learning organisations) offered by the Faculty of Arts and Education's School of Education in Deakin University's Flexible Learning Program
Educational praxis in various Australian indigenous higher education contexts by John Paul Maskell( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This thesis critically reports on discourses that impact on the role and work practices of a non-Indigenous educator within Indigenous higher education contexts. The study uses autobiography and narrative inquiry as research methods to examine workplace contexts. The findings reveal competing influences that shape the practices of a non-Indigenous educator
Creative non-fiction writing A by Peter Davis( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced principally for postgraduate unit ALW730 (Creative non-fiction writing A) offered by the Faculty of Arts and Education's School of Communication and Creative Arts in Deakin University's Flexible Learning Program
IT-assisted music composition education in Hong Kong primary schools by Pan-hang Tang( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Pedagogical framework for music composition with Information Technology" was devised to assist primary school music teachers to carry out composition activities through the application of IT. PFMCIT offers directions for developing in-depth teacher training programs, and establishing process-oriented curriculum guide line to promote effective teaching and learning of music composition
The white doctors' burden : the Australian medical profession and Asia by Gregory Ross Watters( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This thesis analyses the history of the influence of the Australian medical profession on government policies and community attitudes towards Asia. It concludes that, apart from their support of progressivist policies between 1880 and 1930, Australia's doctors had only a small and largely self-interested influence on Australia's Asian engagement
'Statesmanship of the highest order' : Governor-General Ronald Munro-Ferguson and Australia's war of 1914-1918 by Barry Fitzgerald( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

English as an international language and teachers' professional identity by Iris Yi-shin Liou( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This thesis found that the notion of English as a lingua franca and its implications in teaching English are difficult for English teachers to accept in a social-cultural context where English is a foreign language. Teachers' professional identity is the key to determine the success or failure of educational innovations
Entry-level college mathematics success predictors developmental performance, 'stopping-out' and demographics by Joan Haig( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Institutionally collected data identifying student demographics, course performance in both the precollege mathematics course and the college-level mathematics course, and 'stopping-out' time between the pre-college course and the college-level course were used to create a predictive model of academic success for 'high risk' college-level mathematics students. The two most significant factors were the pre-college mathematics course grade and the student's over-all college GPA
Feminist perspectives on gender ideology in recent young adult literature by Joanna Harris( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This study of gender in young adult literature examined a range of recently published texts in both the fantasy and realist genres and determined that narrative discourse contests the dominant patriarchal paradigm most sucessfully when female protagonists enact a trickster role
Dora Lynnell Wilson (1883-1946) : a life in art by Jacqueline Abbott( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This thesis fills out Wilson's previously unresearched biography and argues for a reassessment of her standing as an important inter-war artist in Melbourne. The role of cultural gatekeepers in building and deconstructing artistic reputation is discussed, with examples of Wilson's art and an inaugural Catalogue of her known works
Is this revolution being televised? : televisual screens and adolescent subjectivity by Russell Manning( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The thesis is a preliminary philosophical investigation into the effects of televisual screens in the lives of contemporary adolescents. It concludes and warns that for a growing cohort of these adolescents their behaviour/desires/lifestyles are being overdetermined in a deleterious manner by the effects of spending inordinate hours at these screens
Getting started with the new DSO in the Faculty of Arts & Education( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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