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New Zealanders and biotechnology : attitudes, perceptions and affective reactions
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2005-09)
Public perceptions of biotechnology in contemporary society are important. The current research programme has allowed us to resurvey the public to assess current responses to biotechnology and to examine possible changes ...
Public perceptions of natural and modified landscapes of the Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 1999-10)
The primary objective of this study was to document public perception of natural character in the biophysical environment using the Coromandel Peninsula as a case study of landscape settings. The design of the research ...
Change in New Zealand farmer and grower attitudes towards gene technology : results from a follow up survey
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2003-05)
This study examined changes in the intentions, attitudes and beliefs of farmers regarding their use of gene technology. Of 656 respondents to a postal survey in 2000, the views of 115 were assessed again in 2002. These ...
New Zealand farmer and grower intentions to use genetic engineering technology and organic production methods
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2000-08)
This research investigated the decisions of farmers and growers in relation to the issue of the introduction of gene technology to agricultural production in New Zealand. The main research objective was to determine and ...
Visitors’ and locals’ views of environmental management in Christchurch, New Zealand
(Lincoln University. Tourism Recreation Research and Education Centre, 2003-04)
The objective of the research presented in this report was to develop an understanding of visitors' and locals' views of environmental management in Christchurch. A total of 63 people were selected in a diverse, non-random ...
Nanotechnology : ethical and social issues : results from a New Zealand survey
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 2006-11)
The general aim of this research was to determine and understand New Zealand public reactions to nanotechnology. An objective was to assess the generalisability of focus group research in a national survey. A further ...