The Treaty of Waitangi in New Zealand's law and constitution / Matthew S.R. Palmer.
By: Palmer, Matthew.Material type: TextPublisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Victoria University Press, 2008Description: 477 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780864735799 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Treaty of Waitangi (1840 February 6) | Tiriti o Waitangi | Law -- New Zealand | Constitutional law -- New Zealand | Tiriti o Waitangi | Ture | Tiriti o Waitangi | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Legal status, laws, etc | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Civil rights | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Government relations | Law, new Zealand | Tiriti o Waitangi. reo | Ture. reoDDC classification: 342.93
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
Delving into an important constitutional issue, this thorough examination details the up-to-date legal arguments involved in the indigenous-rights debate around the 1840 Treaty of Waitangi. Uniquely combining conceptual academic theory with grounded and realistic suggestions for improving the ways the New Zealand government deals with the Maori, this comprehensive account outlines the significance behind an unresolved controversy that affects New Zealand's identity and culture, as well as their constitution, law, and economy.</p>
Includes bibliographical references (p. 452-464) and index.
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