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Accounting for social difference when measuring cultural diversity
In this paper we introduce a measure of cultural diversity that takes ‘social difference’ between country of birth and ethnic groups into account.
We measure social difference using exploratory factor analysis of subjective identity, attitude…
Monitoring enjoyment of the rights to adequate housing and health care and protection in Aotearoa New Zealand
This new paper shows successive New Zealand Governments have failed to keep human rights promises so all Kiwis can have the basic levels of housing and health care and protection in Aotearoa. The New Zealand…