Browsing by Subject "iwi"

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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 ...
  • The Determinants of Tribal Population Growth in the New Zealand Census

    Rārērē, Moana Adalene Malissa (University of Waikato, 2012)
    By the early twentieth century the notion that ethnic populations would dissipate was a commonly held belief. However, after World War II, the modern world has seen an incredible resurgence in ethnic identities. Ethnic ...
  • Fragmentation and Restoration: Generational Legacies of 21st Century Māori

    Malcolm-Buchanan, Vincent Alan (The University of Waikato, 2009)
    The content of this thesis is premised on a reflexive examination of some historical juxtapositions culminating in critical aspects of being Māori in the twenty first century and how such aspects have informed contemporary ...
  • 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 ...