Research Publications for Thomas F (Tom) Ryan

Welcome to the University of Waikato research publications search page. This database includes all research publications produced by the University from 1998.

See Also: Research Links | Student Research Theses | Research Commons

Author's Publications

Publications ByRYAN, Thomas F (Tom)

  Use our Online Phonebook to contact our current staff members.

  • Ryan, T. F. (2017). Hiapo: A Genealogy of Barkcloth on Niue.. In Tapa: de 'l'Encorce a l'Etoffe, Art Millenaire de l'Oceanie: From Tree Bark to Cloth: An Ancient Art of Oceania. (pp. 237-243). Paris, France: Somogy Editions d'Art.

  • Ryan, T. (2016). Island that stands alone: Sociocultural transformation on Niue. In B. Rigo (Ed.), Proceedings of the First Pacific Islands Universities Research Network Conference (PIURN): Appartenance vs Propriété/ Belonging vs Property (pp. 207-210). Conference held at University of New Caledonia, Noumea: Université de la Nouvelle-Calédonie.

  • Cunningham, S. J., Hinze, A. M., Bainbridge, D., Taube-Schock, C., & Ryan, T. (2014). Building heritage document collections for Pacific Island nations using semantic-enriched search. In Proceedings of the Samoa Conference III. Sāmoa: National University of Sāmoa. Retrieved from

  • Omura, S., Te Awekotuku, N., Ryan, T. F., & Nikora, L. W. (2013). The Treaty of Waitangi and Asian immigrants in New Zealand: Theoretical implication of indigenous culture and history on ethnic migrants acculturation. In Critical Ethnic Studies Conference: Decolonizing Future Intellectual Legacies and Activist Practices. Conference held at The University of Illinois, Chicago, USA.

  • Omura, S., Te Awekotuku, N., Ryan, T. F., & Nikora, L. W. (2012). Reflective journey of migrants of Asian descent in Aotearoa: Thoughts after learning about the Treaty of Waitangi. In NZ College of Clinical Psychologists & NZ Psychological Society Joint Conference. Conference held at Wellington, New Zealand.

  • Ryan, T. (2012). Nuiean Cricket: Kilikiki faka-Nuie. In Association for Social Anthropology of Oceania (ASAO) Annual Meeting. Conference held at Portland, Oregon.

  • Ryan, T. F. (2011). Pagan Theologies: Charles de Brosses and the concept of the fetish. In Joint Conference of the Australian Anthropological Society (AAS), Association of Social Anthropologists of Aotearoa / New Zealand (ASAA/NZ), and the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES). Conference held at University of Western Australia, Australia.

  • Ryan, T. F. (2010). Ominous budget looms in New Zealand. Advocate, 17(1), 35. Retrieved from,-no.-1-now-available-9

  • Ryan, T. F. (2009). De-Sited ethnography: Writing a stakeholders’ guide to the New Zealand Tertiary Education Sector. In Association of Social Anthropologists of New Zealand Conference (ASAANZ): Rethinking Community in Contemporary Anthropology. Conference held at Picton, New Zealand.

  • Ryan, T. F. (2009). Denise Bradley – Where the bloody hell are you?. Advocate, 16(2), 29. Retrieved from;dn=881128298386389;res=IELBUS

This page has been reformatted for printing.