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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 422–429.
Published: 01 June 2017
... it Inquiry-based learning neither de-emphasises knowledge nor is it a modern educational fad. It is almost pre-historic. Inquiry-based learning was proposed by the philosopher, psychologist and educational reformer John Dewey (1897), someone seemingly hopelessly addicted to fads. Dewey (1916) suggested...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 548–564.
Published: 01 June 2020
... rehoming through the pathways described in this paper. Ensuring that pets are acquired from legitimate sources also helps address unregulated dealing, breeding and collection from the wild. As part of the wildlife licensing reforms, OEH is developing a community education program, which was one...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 345–350.
Published: 17 March 2014
... radical and fundamental reform to halt further degradation of Australia s landscapes . Those not used to the cut and thrust of scientific criticism may regard any challenge to the Blueprint as impertinence or petty fault- finding, aimed at undermining the intent of the document. In my experience...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 61–62.
Published: 01 June 1990
... reaction and options for legislation, for example, for species conservation, land management or habitat protection. The most significant "future invest- ment'' issues raised are in the area of research and education. The New South Wales Government believes there is a clear need to make commitments that go...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 62–63.
Published: 01 June 1990
...George Wilson On the other hand, acceptance of (and education for) the assumption of individual responsibility is not an excuse for a government seeking to exculpate itself from proper public sector responsibilities. More, it is an acknowledge- ment that each individual can play an incremental...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (1): 97–108.
Published: 01 May 2023
... occasionally interceded on her behalf; at times writing to Lipscombe, directing him to proceed with veterinary treatment and, specifically on 13th May 1936, to reform the daily mistreatment of the zoo s thylacine. These directions from senior management, annoyed Lipscombe to the point where he demanded £1 per...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 306–314.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of being unsettled and reformed in Australian cities, with direct implications for urban environmental management. More broadly, this process has the potential to open the founding assumptions and values of nature conservation professions to new forms of public debate. Such debate will demand of nature...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (4): 413–423.
Published: 03 October 2013
... postgraduate education; and second, reform postgraduate education to achieve economies of scale recognising the tyranny of distance and the small size of the Australian population features distinguishing Australia from the United States and European postgraduate systems. We believe that the current...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2013
10.7882/FS.2013.001
EISBN: 978-0-9874309-1-5
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 287–338.
Published: 31 October 2023
... own finances until the 13/2/1933.After which, and up until May 1934, responsibility for the city s reserves, including Beaumaris Zoo, was transferred to the council s Health Committee. In June 1934, the HCCRC was reformed to resume its original role. erroneous contenders. Issues relating...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 112–138.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of nature. Disagreements on mining, land clearing and water reform are really debates on what is politically possible while addressing the differing aspirations of stakeholders . This is exacerbated by the constraints imposed by party politics. These constraints are not exclusive to the environment...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (3): 702–718.
Published: 24 January 2022
... of this study suggest that wildlife rescue volunteers could access donations, new members and education opportunities by tapping in to public interest and concern for wildlife. Knowledge and attitudes towards Australian wildlife rescue services Vanessa Barratt 1,2 and Fabien Medvecky 1 1: Centre for Science...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 605–627.
Published: 01 June 2020
... rehabilitation services. Previous studies have characterised the role, challenges and value of the wildlife rehabilitation sector in Australia and its potential contribution to social capital, community education and conservation outcomes (Tribe and Brown 2000; Tribe et al. 2005; Guy and Banks 2011; Saran et al...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 1–14.
Published: 02 June 2014
... that like Durham, Clayton misspelled the Hindoustan s name. Apparently, this ship gave both of these highly educated colonial Englishman quite some difficulty. Did the Hindoustan visit Christmas Island twice, the first time in December 1899 as reported by Captain Vincent to Durham, or did this ship make...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 1–148.
Published: 08 December 2023
.... httpsdoi. org/10.1071/SR15191 Hammer, Harper, D.A.T. and Ryan, P. D. 2001. PAST: Paleontological Statistics Software Package for Education and Data Analysis. Palaeontologia Electronica 4(1): 9pp HBW and BirdLife International 2022. Handbook of the Birds of the World and BirdLife International digital...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 371–396.
Published: 01 January 2018
.... Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, Mosman, NSW, Australia. Duffey, E. 1974. Nature Reserves and Wildlife. Heinemann Educational Books. London, UK. Flint, C., Pugh, D. and Beaver, D. 2004. The good, the bad and the ugly: science, process and politics in forestry reform and the implications...