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              Daniel's Matariki Feast
               

              Daniel's Matariki Feast (Paperback)

              By Beyer, Rebecca; Wellington, Linley; Illustrated by Ross, Christine

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $15.99
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              Daniel is nervous on his first day of school but through the class activities that mark the Matariki Festival he learns that it is a time of sharing and beginning new friendships. He learns the true importance of Maori New Year. Beautifully illustrated by one of our best-known an...d award-winning artists.
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              ISBN 9781877378911
              Published NZ 20 Jul 2017
              Publisher David Ling Publishing Limited
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              John Joe's Tune: How New Zealand Got its National Anthem
               

              John Joe's Tune: How New Zealand Got its National Anthem (Hardback)

              By Atkinson, Tania; Drawings by Ross, Christine

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $23.99
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              One wintry night in Lawrence, Otago, school principal John Joseph Woods read about a competition to compose an anthem. He won, and his tune became the music for God Defend New Zealand. In this delightfully imaginative story it is not only people who like John Joe's tune, his anim...al friends also think it a big success!
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              ISBN 9781927305058
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781927305065
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2015
              Publisher David Ling Publishing Limited
              Interest Age 0-5 years
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              A Quick Picnic
                

              A Quick Picnic (PDF ebook)

              By Holden, Pam; Illustrated by Ross, Christine

              Developed by New Zealand reading specialist and author, Pam Holden, this exciting reading program offers an extensive range of illustrated fiction and photographic non-fiction titles at graded levels.

              ISBN 9781776546169
              Available in PDF
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2004
              Publisher Flying Start Books Ltd
              Interest Age 5-9 years
              Series Red Rocket Readers
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              John Joe's Tune: How New Zealand Got its National Anthem
               

              John Joe's Tune: How New Zealand Got its National Anthem (Paperback)

              By Atkinson, Tania; Illustrated by Ross, Christine

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $15.99
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              "One wintry night in Lawrence, Otago, school principal John Joseph Woods read about a competition to compose a national anthem. He won and his tune became the music for God Defend New Zealand"--Back cover. Includes additional notes, music, and English and Maori lyrics to the song....
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              ISBN 9781927305065
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2015
              Publisher David Ling Publishing Limited
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Availability
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              The Mayor's Flash New Clothes
               

              The Mayor's Flash New Clothes (Hardback)

              By Gurney, Chris; Illustrated by Ross, Christine

              • RRP: $16.99
              • $13.59
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              The Mayor of Waikakamukau shows everyone just how smart he is in this funny Kiwi take on The Emperor's New Clothes.

              ISBN 9781869439415
              Published NZ 21 Jun 2010
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Kiwi Corkers Great New Zealand Yarns
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              The Aesthetics of Disengagement: Contemporary Art and Depression
               

              The Aesthetics of Disengagement: Contemporary Art and Depression (Hardback, Annotated edition)

              By Ross, Christine

              • Imp. $269.50
              • $269.50
              • Not Available Locally

              Reveals the artistic subjectivity of the scientific notion of depression.

              ISBN 9780816645381
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2006
              Publisher University of Minnesota Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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              The Participatory Condition in the Digital Age

              The Participatory Condition in the Digital Age (Hardback)

              Edited by Barney, Darin; Coleman, Gabriella; Ross, Christine; Sterne, Jonathan; Tembeck, Tamar

              • RRP: $170.00
              • $170.00
              • Delayed Release

              Just what is the participatory condition ? It is the situation in which being involved in doing something and taking part in something with others has become both environmental and normative. The fact that we have always participated does not mean we have always lived under the p...articipatory condition. What is distinctive about the present is the extent to which the everyday social, economic, cultural, and political activities that comprise simply being in the world have been thematized and organized around the priority of participation.Structured along four axes investigating the relations between participation and politics, surveillance, openness, and aesthetics, The Participatory Condition in the Digital Age comprises fifteen essays that explore the promises, possibilities, and failures of contemporary participatory media practicesas related to power, Occupy Wall Street, the Arab Spring uprisings, worker-owned cooperatives for the post-Internet age; paradoxes of participation, media activism, open source projects; participatory civic life; commercial surveillance; contemporary art and design; and education.This book represents the most comprehensive and transdisciplinary endeavor to date to examine the nature, place, and value of participation in the digital age. Just as in 1979, Jean-Francois Lyotard proposed that the postmodern condition was characterized by the questioning of historical grand narratives, The Participatory Condition in the Digital Age investigates how participation has become a central preoccupation of our time.Contributors: Mark Andrejevic, Pomona College; Bart Cammaerts, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Nico Carpentier, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB Free University of Brussels) and Charles University in Prague; Julie E. Cohen, Georgetown Universit; Kate Crawford, MIT; Alessandro Delfanti, University of Toronto; Christina Dunbar-Hester, Rutgers University; Rudolf Frieling, California College of Arts and the San Francis
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              ISBN 9780816697700
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2017
              Publisher University of Minnesota Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Electronic Mediations
              Availability
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              Metro pour L'Ecosse Rouge Student Book
               

              Metro pour L'Ecosse Rouge Student Book (Paperback, New title)

              By McLachlan, Anneli; Ross, Christine; Bleasdale, Claire; McClachlan

              • RRP: $120.99
              • $120.99
              • Backorder UK

              For General/Credit/Intermediate 2, this text includes grammatical progression and clear explanations for pupils; optional primer sections revising earlier material; opportunities to practise all four skills; and sections focusing on key areas such as extended writing and speaking... practice.
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              ISBN 9780435381325
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2002
              Publisher Pearson Education
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Metro Pour l'Ecosse
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              Livi-Lou: And Her Oily Yoga Toes
               

              Livi-Lou: And Her Oily Yoga Toes (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gainacopulos, Mika; Illustrated by Simons, Gretchen; Ross, Christine

              • RRP: $36.50
              • $36.50
              • In Stock US

              A children's book supporting emotional health that is centered around the amazing tools of essential oils, vinyasa yoga and positive affirmations. This book is geared towards children aged 6-10 but all ages, from 2 to 100, will enjoy. From hand illustrations to where's the butter...fly, each page shares a lesson on building a stronger emotional connection and understanding how the sense of smell plays a role in making memories. Cute, thoughtful and definitely a book to re-read over and over.
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              ISBN 9781732184701
              Released NZ 20 Apr 2018
              Publisher Livi Inspiration, LLC
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
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              The Participatory Condition in the Digital Age
               

              The Participatory Condition in the Digital Age (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Barney, Darin; Coleman, Gabriella; Ross, Christine; Sterne, Jonathan; Tembeck, Tamar

              • RRP: $89.99
              • $89.99
              • Internationally sourced

              Just what is the participatory condition ? It is the situation in which being involved in doing something and taking part in something with others has become both environmental and normative. The fact that we have always participated does not mean we have always lived under the p...articipatory condition. What is distinctive about the present is the extent to which the everyday social, economic, cultural, and political activities that comprise simply being in the world have been thematized and organized around the priority of participation.Structured along four axes investigating the relations between participation and politics, surveillance, openness, and aesthetics, The Participatory Condition in the Digital Age comprises fifteen essays that explore the promises, possibilities, and failures of contemporary participatory media practicesas related to power, Occupy Wall Street, the Arab Spring uprisings, worker-owned cooperatives for the post-Internet age; paradoxes of participation, media activism, open source projects; participatory civic life; commercial surveillance; contemporary art and design; and education.This book represents the most comprehensive and transdisciplinary endeavor to date to examine the nature, place, and value of participation in the digital age. Just as in 1979, Jean-Francois Lyotard proposed that the postmodern condition was characterized by the questioning of historical grand narratives, The Participatory Condition in the Digital Age investigates how participation has become a central preoccupation of our time.Contributors: Mark Andrejevic, Pomona College; Bart Cammaerts, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Nico Carpentier, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB Free University of Brussels) and Charles University in Prague; Julie E. Cohen, Georgetown Universit; Kate Crawford, MIT; Alessandro Delfanti, University of Toronto; Christina Dunbar-Hester, Rutgers University; Rudolf Frieling, California College of Arts and the San Francis
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              ISBN 9780816697717
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2017
              Publisher University of Minnesota Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Electronic Mediations
              Availability
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