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Browsing Māori and Pacific Development Papers by Title

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  • Cameron, Michael Patrick; Cochrane, William; McNeill, Kellie; Melbourne, Pania; Morrison, Sandra L.; Robertson, Neville (Wiley, 2012)
    Objectives: To explore the cross-sectional association between alcohol outlet density and police events in Manukau City, New Zealand. Methods: Using data for the Census Area Unit (suburb) level, per-capita measures of ...
  • Crombie, Winifred; Bruce, Ian; Houia-Roberts, Ngaere (School of Māori and Pacific Development, The University of Waikato, 2005)
    There is a commonly held belief that those who are immersed in indigenous cultures have a tendency, when constructing academic texts, to avoid sequential, deductive argumentation. We report here on a comparison of two ...
  • Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia (2008)
    Arnold Manaaki Wilson was born in 1928, in Ruatoki, a community which nestles beneath the misty Taiarahia hills, following the curves of the Ohinemataroa river valley – known to others as of his tuhoe people. They know him ...
  • Hudson, Maui; Roberts, Mere; Smith, Linda Tuhiwai; Tiakiwai, Sarah; Hemi, Murray (Taylor & Francis, 2012)
    Te Hau Mihi Ata is a research project that aims to negotiate spaces for and develop processes of dialogue that allow for a deeper level of interaction between mtauranga Māori (Māori indigenous knowledge) and science. Over ...
  • Wehi, Priscilla M.; Whaanga, Hēmi; Trewick, Steve A. (Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2012)
    Museum collections are increasingly subjected to scientific scrutiny, including molecular, isotopic and trace-element analyses. Recent advances have extended analyses from natural history specimens to historical artefacts. ...
  • Hudson, Maui (Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga, 2009)
    This commentary follows tangential lines of reason stimulated by Hook‟s thought- provoking paper, “Warrior genes” and the disease of being Māori (2009), to question the ethical responsibilities of scientists to the public ...
  • Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia (1976)
    This paper discusses the history and settlement of the city of Rotorua as it relates to Ngati Whakaue.
  • Crombie, Winifred (2010)
    For many bureaucrats, the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) has an almost irresistible appeal. All that users have to do, apparently, is read its approximately 200 pages (plus appendices) and they ...
  • Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2003)
    Body piercing and tattoo/ta moko were initially seen to be practiced by sailors, criminals, specific cultural groups (e.g., Māori), or sub-cultural groups (e.g., bikers, gang members, adolescents). In recent times, these ...
  • Crombie, Winifred; Bruce, Ian; Johnson, Diane (Wilf Malcolm Institute of Educational Research, The University of Waikato, 2005)
    Early in 2003 we were commissioned to produce a draft Learning Progression Framework (LPF) for ESOL in the New Zealand curriculum. The draft Framework was completed in June 2003 and entered the consultation round. In ...
  • Harrison, Barbara; Papa, Rahui (2005)
    In 1985, Te Wharekura o Rakaumangamanga initiated a Maori-language immersion program for children ages 5 through 18. In recent years, a program based on Waikato-Tainui tribal epistemology has been incorporated into the ...
  • Hudson, Maui; Roberts, Mere; Smith, Linda Tuhiwai; Hemi, Murray; Tiakiwai, Sarah (2010)
    This paper explores the epistemological divide between mātauranga Māori (Māori knowledge) and science, and considers which cultural concepts have relevance when considering the use of embryos in research. We argue that ...
  • Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Karapu, Rolinda; Hickey, Huhana; Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia (Maori & Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2004)
    The goal of this research project was to provide information to enhance the development and implementation of an effective model of disability support service provision to Maori with disabilities. This was done by identifying ...
  • Maxwell, Te Kahautu (2012)
    E Ara Apanui recites the genealogical links between the Te Whakatōhea iwi and the host people of the Te Whānau a Apanui iwi. This new composition was performed by Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti at the Mātaatua Regional Kapa Haka ...
  • Maxwell, Te Kahautu (2015)
    E Kui Rāwinia; this composition is a lament to a Te Whakatōhea chieftainess who married the paramount Ngāti Porou rangatira Tokorua (Toko) Te Kani. This composition recites the genealogical ties between the East Coast iwi ...
  • Maxwell, Te Kahautu (2015)
    E Tama Hikairo was composed to welcome Kīngi Tūeheitia's the Māori Kings first grandchild that was born in September 2014. Kīngi Tūheitia had Te Haahi Ringatū tūā (Christen) Hikairo. This composition talks about the royal ...
  • Dodd, Materoa (2010)
    The research is a case study of the relationship between three tribes; Te Arawa, Tuwharetoa ki Kawerau and Ngāti Awa and the Tarawera River during the second half of the 20th century when the river was polluted with effluent ...
  • Boulton, Amohia; Hudson, Maui; Ahuriri-Driscoll, Annabel; Stewart, Albert (Scholarship@western, 2014)
    This article explores the tensions one research team has faced in securing appropriate governance or stewardship (which we refer to as kaitiakitanga) of research data. Whilst ethical and regulatory frameworks exist which ...
  • Beaton, Angela; Smith, Barry; Toki, Valmaine; Southey, Kim; Hudson, Maui (Scholarship@western, 2015)
    Publically funded biobanking initiatives and genetic research should contribute towards reducing inequalities in health by reducing the prevalence and burden of disease. It is essential that Maori and other Indigenous ...
  • Nock, Sophie; Winifred, Crombie (2009)
    The primary aim of this paper is to explore potential synergies between Māori pedagogy and what is known as ‘communicative language teaching’. A brief outline of some changes and developments in approaches to language ...