Browsing by Subject "Tūhoe"

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  • Cloaked in Life and Death: Tangi and Taonga in a Contemporary Māori Whanau

    Malcolm-Buchanan, Vincent Alan (University of Waikato, 2014)
    This thesis is an examination of tangihanga (indigenous funerary practices) unique to the lived experience of the Māori of Aotearoa New Zealand, drawing on fieldwork undertaken amongst Māori, by a Māori. The introduction ...
  • Moving away from home: Some social consequences for Tūhoe migrating to the Waikato

    Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Guerin, Bernard; Rua, Mohi; Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia (Population Association of New Zealand, 2004)
    To better understand the social consequences of migration away from traditional iwi regions, Tūhoe researchers intensively interviewed 40 Tūhoe people who had moved to the Waikato. It was found that most missed whanau and ...
  • Social consequences of Tūhoe migration: Voices from home in Te Urewera

    Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Rua, Mohi; Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia; Guerin, Bernard; McCaughey, Jane (Nga Pae o te Maramatanga, 2008)
    A previous study by Nikora, Guerin, Rua & Te Awekotuku (2004) of the social consequences of Tūhoe moving to the Waikato region found employment and a tertiary education to be the primary motivators. Tūhoe ‘movers’ remained ...
  • Waikirikiri Marae: Shared experiences of the wharemate

    Rua, Hare; Rua, Mohi; Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia; Nikora, Linda Waimarie (Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga, 2010)
    In Te Urewera, wharemate (shelters in which the deceased receive their final farewells) have traditionally been temporary structures. In the 1980s, a new practice was introduced in the Ruātoki valley with the erection of ...