Browsing by Subject "racism"

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  • Disrupted spaces: Racism and the lived experience of Maori identity formation

    Te Hiwi, Erika (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    In 2004, when Don Brash –then leader of the National Party, hit the headlines with his controversial ‘Orewa’ speech, so-called ‘mainstream’ New Zealanders, felt that at last they had their hero. Brash articulated what this ...
  • "It's the controlling still". Power effects in the implementation of the bicultural/bilingual early childhood curriculum in Aotearoa/New Zealand.

    Ritchie, Jene (Wilf Malcolm Institute of Educational Research, University of Waikato, 2005)
    Racism is an undelying current within educational practice in Aotearoa/New Zealand. This paper discusses some of the data from a doctoral study that explored a particular teacher education context. In Aotearoa, the early ...
  • Mates at the school gates:Investigating peer relationships among rangatahi Māori

    Knowles, Anthea Heather (The University of Waikato, 2019)
    As a teacher, I have found that while some rangatahi feel connected to school, many others do not. In an attempt to reduce the gap between Māori and non-Māori educational achievement, there have been significant nationwide ...
  • On equality and colourblindness

    Robertson, Neville (NZ Psychological Society Inc, 2004)
    "I have a dream that my four children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character." So said Martin Luther King, Jr, just over 40 years ago, ...
  • Pacific Islanders and Health in the Print News Media

    Loto, Robert (The University of Waikato, 2007)
    Pacific Islanders have faced discrimination in New Zealand particularly since the 1960s when members of communities, particularly from the Cook Islands, Samoa, Niue and Tonga began to be transplanted from their home nations ...
  • Pasifika in the news: the portrayal of Pacific peoples in the New Zealand press

    Loto, Robert; Hodgetts, Darrin; Chamberlain, Kerry; Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Karapu, Rolinda; Barnett, Alison Reremoana (John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2006)
    Pacific Islanders have faced discrimination in New Zealand particularly since the 1960s when communities began to be transplanted from their home nations to Aotearoa as cheap immigrant labour. Subsequently, the New Zealand ...
  • Questioning `Black Humour': Racial exploitation, media and health

    Hodgetts, Darrin; Stolte, Ottilie Emma Elisabeth (Sage Publications Ltd., 2009)
    This commentary explores the relevance of media racism to health psychology. While supporting Dr Estacio's call for health psychologists to get involved in promoting social justice via the media, we propose that health ...
  • Speaking the unspoken: Maori experiences of racism in New Zealand sport

    Hippolite, Holly Raima (University of Waikato, 2010)
    This research explores how being Maori influences Maori participants’ sport experiences and offers a critical Maori perspective on New Zealand sport. Ten experienced Maori sport participants were interviewed using Kaupapa ...
  • Speaking the unspoken: Racism, sport and Māori

    Hippolite, Holly Raima; Bruce, Toni (University of Technology, Sydney, 2010)
    In this paper, we consider the silence that surrounds issues of racism in New Zealand sport. We argue that the intersection of two key ideologies – New Zealand’s purported history of good race relations, and the positive ...
  • Through the eyes of whānau: Destruction of cultural identity through education

    Ngaamo, Raewyn Brenda (The University of Waikato, 2019)
    This thesis examines how the schooling experiences of a dual cultural heritage whānau influenced the development of their identity, their language and culture across three generations. Koro, Tuakana, Teina and Moko share ...