This course provides an overview of Māori political activity from the beginnings of European settlement to the first general election under MMP. It explores key issues such as changes in traditional Māori leadership in the early nineteenth century, Māori deliberations over signing the Treaty of Waitangi and subsequent Crown land purchases, the impact of Chrstianity and the New Zealand Wars, Māori responses to racial amalgmation and debates on Māori health and education, and the relationships between iwi (tribal), pan-tribal and national politics.
|Paper title||Special Topic: Protest and Collaboration: Māori Political History, 1830-1996|
|Teaching period||Not offered in 2023 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$955.05|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- One 100-level HIST paper or 54 points
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
- May not be credited with HIST233 taken in 2013 or HIST230 taken in 2014.
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- Teaching staff
To be advised when paper is next offered.
- Course materials will be made available electronically.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will:
- Gain proficiency in written and oral communication skills
- Cultivate critical thinking, verbal communication and writing skills