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Exploring peer group supervision in virtual teams in rural and remote Australia

  • Author: Nickson, Amanda Margaret
  • Publisher: James Cook University
  • Published: 2015

-based approach was the philosophy that guided the action research activities. In this thesis, the

Using technology to improve access to emergency mental health care in rural and remote Australia: an evaluation of the Mental Health Emergency Care-Rural Access Program (MHEC-RAP)

  • Author: Saurman, Emily
  • Publisher: University of Sydney
  • Published: 2015

The Mental Health Emergency Care-Rural Access Program (MHEC-RAP) aims to improve access, safety, and service coordination of specialist emergency mental health care via telehealth technologies. The program was planned and…

Power, policy and remote citizen activism: a case study of the Lake Eyre Basin Wild Rivers policy

  • Author: Capel, Christene Susanne
  • Publisher: Monash University
  • Published: 2015

This PhD research examines what influence women and men in Central Western Queensland (CWQ) have on natural resource management policy that significantly impacts on their lives and livelihoods. It uses…

Cultural Icons and Cash Commodities: The Two-World Story of Australian Bush Foods

  • Author: Cleary, Jennifer
  • Publisher: University of South Australia
  • Published: 2014

Uniquely Australian flora and fauna, known as ‘bushfood’ or ‘bush tucker’ plays an important role in the daily lives of many Aboriginal peoples, particularly those living in remote Australia. Bush…

Understanding buyer behaviour in the primary market for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art: A cross-disciplinary study in marketing and arts management

  • Author: Booth, Jessica A.
  • Publisher: University of South Australia
  • Published: 2014

the lower and middle markets (defined in this thesis as artworks sold for between $500 and $5,000

Building an Implementation Framework for Agreements with Aboriginal Landowners: A Case Study of The Granites Mine

  • Author: Barnes, Rodger
  • Publisher: University of Queensland
  • Published: 2014

This thesis addresses the important issue of implementation of agreements between Aboriginal people

Wild articulations: the wild rivers Act 2005 (QLD), conservation, development and sustainable futures in remote Australia

  • Author: Neale, Timothy
  • Publisher: University of Melbourne
  • Published: 2014

This thesis examines issues of development, Indigeneity and environmental conservation

Improving access to pulmonary rehabilitation in rural and remote Australia

  • Author: Johnston, Catherine Louise
  • Publisher: University of Sydney
  • Published: 2014

(COPD) and reducing associated healthcare costs. Prior to the work presented in this thesis a

Australian and overseas trained doctors - a study of community integration, quality of life and the resultant retention in rural and remote Australia

  • Author: Verma, Prikshat
  • Publisher: RMIT University
  • Published: 2014

This study has explored the impact of the community integration of ATDs (Australian Trained Doctors) and OTDs (Overseas Trained Doctors) in rural and remote communities on their quality of life…

The use and benefits of ebusiness to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art centres in 2014

  • Author: Bendor, Iris
  • Publisher: Southern Cross University
  • Published: 2014

Islander art centres. This thesis identifies the knowledge gaps in the field of ebusiness in

Education of rural and remote general practitioners (GPs) in Australia on type 2 diabetes: impact of online continuing medical education on GPs’ knowledge, attitudes and practices and barriers to online learning

  • Author: Thepwongsa, Isaraporn
  • Publisher: Monash University
  • Published: 2014

Background: The gap between current and evidence-based management of type 2 diabetes is widely acknowledged in Australia. Therefore, there is a need to find effective strategies to encourage GP awareness…

When the studio left the room: What do Wallace’s paintings and stories of the Eastern Arrernte homelands reveal?

  • Author: Lovell, Judith
  • Publisher: University of Canberra
  • Published: 2014

The work of this thesis is to construct an intercultural interface in which a sample of eighteen

The skin sore trial: exploring a better treatment option for impetigo in Indigenous children living in remote Australia

  • Author: Bowen, Asha
  • Publisher: Charles Darwin University
  • Published: 2014

thesis presents the first randomised controlled trial conducted amongst&​nbsp;remote living

New roles for health professionals in patient-centred health care services in rural and remote Australia: community pharmacists sharing the responsibility for chronic disease management

  • Author: Morrissey, Hana
  • Publisher: Charles Darwin University
  • Published: 2014

Introduction: Most Australians take at least one prescription medication during their final 30 years and multiple medications during their final 10 years for one or more chronic condition. Chronic disease…

The dreams of mobile young Aboriginal Australian people

  • Author: Parkes, Amy
  • Publisher: University of South Australia
  • Published: 2013

Despite growing interest in mobility patterns and quantification, little is known about the lived experiences of mobile young Aboriginal Australian people. Mobility research to date has focused primarily on remote…

Principals in remote New South Wales, Australia: The work lives of central school principals in the context of devolution reforms of the New South Wales Department of Education and Training, and social and economic changes in remote Australia

  • Author: Pietsch, B
  • Publisher: University of Tasmania
  • Published: 2013

This thesis investigated the work lives of principals of central schools situated in remote inland

Values, voice and choice: Western Arrernte outstation engagement in the Northern Territory intervention

  • Author: Kennedy, Annie
  • Publisher: Southern Cross University
  • Published: 2013

This study examines engagement with the state from a remote, Aboriginal perspective. It aims to foster a better understanding of how we work with, not what we do to Aboriginal…

Organising Tourism Providers on Remote Touring Tracks as Geographically Distributed Teams

  • Author: Cartan, Greg
  • Publisher: Charles Darwin University
  • Published: 2013

This study explains the organisation of tourism providers on remote touring tracks (RTT) as geographically distributed teams (GDTs). The GDT framework adopted comprised seven elements: geographic dispersion, information and communication…

Nursing in the bush: occupational stress in very remote Australia

  • Author: Opie, Tessa
  • Publisher: University of South Australia
  • Published: 2013

consequently required to practice an extended clinical role. This thesis explores the nature of the

Information communication technology and endogenous community-driven development: A remote Australian Aboriginal case study

  • Author: Singleton, Guy
  • Publisher: Curtin University of Technology
  • Published: 2013

Aboriginal population may increase their development agency and mobility. This thesis aims to contribute to

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