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Maori political thought in the late nineteenth century: Amicrohistorical study of the document of speeches from John Ballance's tour of seven Maori districts, 1885
(University of Canterbury. History, 2004)
This thesis explores the nature of ambivalence in Maori political thought as expressed during John Ballance's tour of seven Maori districts in 1885. A microhistorical study of Maori speeches recorded during the tour, ...
Whānau Coping Under the Circumstance of Multiple Job Holding
(University of Canterbury. Sociology and Anthropology, 2007)
This thesis explores how Māori whānau cope under the circumstance of multiple job holding in four whānau who have at least one member who is a multiple job holder. The study uses a behavioural model of family resilience ...
He Atua, He Tipua, He Takata Rānei: The Dynamics of Change in South Island Māori Oral Traditions
(University of Canterbury. Te Aotahi: Maori and Indigenous Studies, 2008)
The aim of this thesis is to undertake a theoretical analysis of the dynamics of change in pre-Ngāi Tahu and Ngāti Māmoe oral traditions of Te Waipounamu to gain a deeper understanding of their nature, function, evolution ...
Barriers To Maori Student Success At The University Of Canterbury
(University of Canterbury. Sociology and Anthropology, 2006)
This thesis explores how the University of Canterbury has responded to the Tertiary Education Strategy's (2002-2007) concerns vis-à-vis declining Maori participation and unsatisfactory rates of retention and completion in ...