A New Maori Migration
Rural and Urban Relations in Northern New Zealand
By (author) Joan Metge
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New Maori Migration by Joan Metge
Book DescriptionUntil 1939 the Maori people remained an almost wholly rural community, but during and after the second world war increasing numbers of them migrated in search of work to the cities, and urban groups of Maori were established. This development has significantly affected relationships, both between Maori and Europeans, and within the Maori people as a whole. The importance of Dr Metge's book lies in its presentation of a carefully documentd comparative study of two Maori communities, one in a traditional rural area and the other in Aukland, New Zealand's largest industrial centre. Housing and domestic organization, marriage patterns, kinship structure, voluntary associations and leadership in both types of community are discussed. The author's survey and conclusions make a valuable practical contribution to Maori social studies, and also have a bearing on the world-wide problem of the urbanisation of cultural minorities.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781859738993
(216mm x 138mm x 16mm)
Imprint: Berg Publishers
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 1-Jan-1964
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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First published in 1967, this comprehensive study of the Maori in New Zealand covers Maori history and culture, language and art and has chapters on basic concepts in Maori culture; land kinship; the Marae Hui Maori and Pakeha Maori; spelling and pronunciation and more.
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