Tuamaka: The Challenge of Difference in Aotearoa New Zealand

Tuamaka: The Challenge of Difference in Aotearoa New Zealand

Joan Metge


From the viewpoint of a well known anthropologist, this worthy quantity narrates the historical past of a multicultural New Zealand within which either Maori and non-Maori participants cohabitate. Arguing that the Treaty of Waitangi of 1840—signed through the indigenous Maori and the British—established a beginning from which New Zealanders may well develop and prosper, this account demonstrates how cultures met, disputed, and handled variety. additionally, this specific list analyzes the country’s languages and myths and explores how they've got motivated New Zealand society. relocating and fascinating, this checklist covers six many years of enlightening box work.

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