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Tuesday, January 4, 2011
Josephine Latu: A cultural studies thesis examining messages about political reform communicated by two independent newspapers in Tonga – the Taimi 'o Tonga and the Talaki - during the...
Monday, December 20, 2010
Journalism schools teach us to be observers, not to get too involved, to keep a distance. But, back home in Nepal, you could not be just a spectator anymore. We had to examine our own role as...
Monday, December 20, 2010
David Robie: This research article analyses the independent media published by communication studies educational programmes in Fiji and Papua New Guinea. It examines how a variety of niche publishing...
Monday, December 20, 2010
This research article examines the influence of state control on the media in Tonga through an analysis of two case studies from different eras in Tongan history: the Niuvakai newspaper in 1882 and...
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
This research paper examines the collaboration between the Ministry of Higher Education in Oman and the New Zealand Tertiary Education Consortium, which has resulted in the delivery of four degrees,...
Saturday, November 20, 2010
In this presentation, documentary photographer John Miller (Ngapuhi) will speak to the prototype version of an interactive audiovisual report or timeline on display in the Media, Investigative...
Saturday, October 23, 2010
Democracy in Fiji has been top-down where primarily the middle class and the wealthy elite have understood its true merits and values. Politicians, professionals, academics and civil society...
Friday, October 1, 2010
This article evaluates Fiji's Media Industry Development Decree 2010 by drawing a link between it and the Singaporean media laws and the collaborative role the Fijian regime claims journalism...
Saturday, May 1, 2010
This research article examines 'cybernet democracy' in post-coup Fiji in the wake of the 2006 military takeover, details the author’s experiences with blogging, comments on the Fiji...
Saturday, May 1, 2010
This dissertation consists of two parts: a creative component and written exegesis. The exegesis is designed as a companion document to a creative documentary film about nuclear free policy that was...
Friday, April 30, 2010
In a World Press Freedom Day series lecture at the University of Queensland, the author analyses the history and development pedagogy of independent media published by communication studies...
Saturday, March 20, 2010
This exegesis accompanies the 36,500 word blog, Manila Skies, Journalese Days - a long letter from home from the Philippines, which author Keira Stephenson started while on a three-month journalism...
Thursday, December 31, 2009
Anthony Mason: The aim of this doctoral thesis is to understand the role of the media in building relationships between developed and developing post-colonial nations like Australia and Fiji.
Sunday, November 1, 2009
This study by exiled Karen journalist Violet Cho examines ways in which Burmese diasporic identities are formed and maintained, and the importance of new media in this process. Political oppression...
Thursday, October 1, 2009
The authors conclude in this research journal that environmental journalists in Bangladesh adopt approaches to sourcing and causation which enable them, in alliance with non-government organisations...