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              This Pakeha Life: An Unsettled Memoir
                

              This Pakeha Life: An Unsettled Memoir (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Jones, Alison

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              • Pub Date
                10 Aug 20

              A timely and perceptive memoir from award-winning author and academic Alison Jones. As questions of identity come to the fore once more in New Zealand, this frank and humane account of a life spent traversing Pakeha and Maori worlds offers important insights into our shared life ...on these islands.
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              ISBN 9781988587288
              Published NZ 10 Aug 2020
              Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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              Te Hahi Mihinare | The Maori Anglican Church
                

              Te Hahi Mihinare | The Maori Anglican Church (Paperback)

              By Kaa, Hirini

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              • Pub Date
                9 Oct 20

              This ground-breaking book explores the birth, growth, struggles and ongoing life of Te Hahi Mihinare - the Maori Anglican Church.

              ISBN 9780947518752
              Published NZ 9 Oct 2020
              Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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              Beyond These Shores: Aotearoa and the World
                

              Beyond These Shores: Aotearoa and the World (Paperback)

              Edited by Hall, Nina

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              • Pub Date
                11 Jul 20

              In recent years, more people are calling for an independent, values-based foreign policy - and parties of all political stripes are looking for new ideas to achieve that. This book brings together a diverse group of New Zealanders to outline their visions for New Zealand's role i...n the world.
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              ISBN 9781988545639
              Published NZ 11 Jul 2020
              Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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              People and Place: Why Where We Live Matters
                

              People and Place: Why Where We Live Matters (Paperback)

              By Morrison, Philip S.

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              • Pub Date
                10 Aug 20

              Where we live impacts our wellbeing - and so is a crucial element in public policy. This book provides an analysis of the research thus far and points to ways in which we can improve everyone's wellbeing through an awareness of the influence of geography.

              ISBN 9781988545837
              Published NZ 10 Aug 2020
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              Mihaia: The Prophet Rua Kenana and His Community at Maungapohatu
                

              Mihaia: The Prophet Rua Kenana and His Community at Maungapohatu (Paperback, 2nd edition)

              By Binney, Judith; Chaplin, Gillian; Wallace, Craig

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              Rua Kenana was an extraordinary prophetic leader from the Urewera. Resisting threats to expel the Tuhoe people from their ancestral lands, he established a remarkable community at Maungapohatu, identifying himself as the 'Mihaia' or 'Messiah' for Tuhoe. Judith Binney, Gillian Cha...plin and Craig Wallace researched the history of the community in the 1970s, working first with a collection of photographs that they took to the Urewera. Sharing these photographs with descendants of Rua and his followers, they found that 'strangers opened their hearts to us, and shared their stories'. This biographical account focuses on a dramatic moment in Urewera history, one that incorporated a shocking episode in early twentieth-century New Zealand. The rich photographic record documents not only the police assault on the Maungapohatu community but also the lives of the people and Rua's utopian vision. The prophet lived into the 1930s, a leader still working to support and sustain his followers. Described on publication as 'an unparalleled record of a community through time', this remarkable history has been in demand since first publication by Oxford University Press in 1979.
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              ISBN 9781927131305
              Published NZ 2 Dec 2011
              Publisher Bridget Williams Books
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Tangata Whenua a History
               

              Tangata Whenua a History (Paperback)

              By Harris, Aroha; Anderson, Atholl; Binney, Judith

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              Tangata Whenua: A History presents a rich narrative of the Maori past from ancient origins in South China to the twenty-first century, in a handy paperback format, drawn directly from the award-winning Tangata Whenua: An Illustrated History.

              ISBN 9780908321537
              Published NZ 22 Nov 2015
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              Treaty of Waitangi Settlements
                

              Treaty of Waitangi Settlements (Paperback)

              Edited by Hayward, Janine; Wheen, Nicola

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              Leading scholars from many fields provide a comprehensive account of the settlement process and examine the history of Treaty Claims and the impact of Treaty settlements.

              ISBN 9781927131381
              Published NZ 16 Nov 2012
              Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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              Webs of Empire: Locating New Zealand's Colonial Pasts
                 

              Webs of Empire: Locating New Zealand's Colonial Pasts (Paperback)

              By Ballantyne, Tony

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              "Positions New Zealand within these 'webs of empire', connecting Gore and Chicago, Maori and Asia, India and newspapers, whalers and writing. His work breaks open the narrative of colonisation to offer sharp new perspectives on New Zealand history"--Back cover.

              ISBN 9781927131435
              Published NZ 16 Nov 2012
              Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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              Workers in the Margins: Union Radicals in Post-war New Zealand
                

              Workers in the Margins: Union Radicals in Post-war New Zealand (Paperback, New ed.)

              By Locke, Cybele

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              "Marginalised workers of the late twentieth century were those last hired in times of plenty and first fired in times of recession. Often women, Maori, or people from the Pacific, they were frequently unemployed, and marginalised within the union movement as well as the labour fo...rce. Workers in the Margins tells the story of those workers in the tumultuous years of post-war New Zealand. These were years characterised by massive changes in the workforce, as it expanded to accommodate a growing urban Maori population and an increasing desire for women to enter paid work. The world of trade unions and employment conflicts, such as the 1951 waterfront lockout, was vigorous and challenging. As free market policies deregulated the labour market and splintered the union movement toward the end of the century, Te Roopu Rawakore o Aotearoa, the national unemployment and beneficiaries' movement, gave a new voice to workers in the margins"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9781927131398
              Published NZ 6 Apr 2012
              Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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              Encircled Lands: Te Urewera, 1820-1921
               

              Encircled Lands: Te Urewera, 1820-1921 (Hardback)

              By Binney, Judith

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              The text describes how the idea of internal self-government for Tuhoe was born - and for a period partly realised. It provides the historical context for an idea that has come again to the 'negotiating table': Tuhoe's quest for a constitutional agreement that restores their 'nati...onhood'.
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              ISBN 9781877242441
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2010
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