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2 edition of Maori today. found in the catalog.

Maori today.

New Zealand. Dept. of Maori Affairs.

Maori today.

by New Zealand. Dept. of Maori Affairs.

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Published by R. E. Owen, Govt. printer in [Wellington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maori (New Zealand people)

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU423.A5 1964
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5624244M
    LC Control Number68038289

    Today Māori people live throughout New Zealand, and many are actively involved with keeping their culture and language alive. Within any Māori community, the marae provides a focus for social, cultural and spiritual life. The term marae describes a communal 'plaza' area that includes a wharenui (meeting house) and wharekai (dining room).   The first book written in Māori appeared in The first Māori language newspaper Te Karere o Niu Tireni appeared in Following this there were approximately 39 Māori language newspapers. Some were Māori owned and operated. Most had a very brief life. Missionaries began translating the Bible into Māori in

    In his book, The Maori King, first published in , John Eldon Gorst, the British politician, wrote: The hopes of social advancement which the natives had formed when they first consented to share their country with the stranger, were disappointed. Over years ago the people who would become known as the Maori first arrived in New Zealand. These initial explorers would be followed by waves of Polynesian settlers who would populate the two islands that make up New Zealand. Because of centuries of complete isolation from the rest of the world the Maori people developed a unique culture.

    This Book Contains details of all the Maori manuscripts held in the Museum Library and a number deal with Whakapapa. • John R. Lee, “Hokianga” () and “Bay of Islands” () These books contain information of Maori peoples of the North of New Zealand. • John Steedman, “ He toto: Te ahu matua a nga Tupuna” (). The text then is succinct, precise, concise and an accurate summary of the historical context within which the Maori has lived and interacted from up to today. Barry does take the reader through the important phases of the Maori people, which today holds true: the young Maori party, Ratana, the depression and so on.


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