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Dr John Battersby

Teaching Fellow (NZ Police)

School of People, Environment and Planning

Research Outputs


Battersby, J. (2020). Security sector practitioner perceptions of the terror threat environment before the Christchurch attacks. Kotuitui. 15(2), 295-309
[Journal article]Authored by: Battersby, J.
Battersby, J., & Ball, R. (2019). Christchurch in the context of New Zealand terrorism and right wing extremism. Journal of Policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism. 14(3), 191-207
[Journal article]Authored by: Ball, R., Battersby, J.
Battersby, J. (2019). Can Old Lessons Inform Current Directions: Australia, New Zealand, and Ananda Marga’s Trans-Tasman “Terrorism” 1975–1978. Studies in Conflict and Terrorism.
[Journal article]Authored by: Battersby, J.
Battersby, J. (2018). Terrorism where terror is not: Australian and New Zealand terrorism compared. Studies in Conflict and Terrorism. 41(1), 59-76 Retrieved from
[Journal article]Authored by: Battersby, J.
Battersby, J. (2017). Policing terrorism in a void. New Zealand International Review. 41(4), 2-5
[Journal article]Authored by: Battersby, J.


Battersby, J. (2017). Facing up! The legal and definitional challenges of New Zealand’s approach to terrorism. In W. Hoverd, N. Nelson, & C. Bradley (Eds.) New Zealand National Security Challenges, Trends and Issues. (pp. 254 - 271). Auckland, New Zealand: Massey University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Battersby, J.


Battersby, J. (2013, November). New Zealand Police proposed career progression framework. Presented at Policing and Security in Practice: Then, now and into the future. Sydney, Australia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Battersby, J.


Hopner, V., Nelson, N., & Battersby, J. (2018, July). Countering Violent Extremism in New Zealand. In United Nations Security Council Counter Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (UN CTED), INTERPOL and the International Civil Aviation Organization.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Battersby, J., Hopner, V., Nelson, N.
Nelson, NRP., & battersby, J. (2017). Countering terrorism: Do we restrict human rights?. Hawkes Bay Today & NZME Publishing Limited
[Other]Authored by: Battersby, J., Nelson, N.

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