Mana Māori Motuhake / Māori Politics and Public Policy

Please note: this is archived course information from 2023 for POLITICS 229.


An introduction to Maori politics. Topics include the Treaty of Waitangi, the politicisation of identity, sovereignty and self-determination, representation, globalisation and the Maori economy, Maori development and Maori media. Some contemporary and comparative indigenous policy issues will be discussed.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for POLITICS 229.

Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.

Availability 2023

Not taught in 2023


Lecturer(s) Associate Professor Lara Greaves


POLITICS 229: 15 points


30 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations or Māori Studies, or any 60 points