Exploring Maori values /

Patterson, John, 1941-

Exploring Maori values / John Patterson. - Palmerston North, N.Z. : Dunmore Press, 1992. - 191 p. ; 21 cm.

Bibliography: p. 185-190.

Respect, balance and survival -- Values in the proverbs -- Spiritual values -- Values and virtues -- Utu and balance -- Collective responsibility -- Values and traditional narratives.

This book offers Pakeha New Zealanders an insight into Maori thought and values and the basis for the sort of understanding and partnership that should exist between Pakeha and Maori. It also presents a new perspective from which long-held Pakeha values can be reassessed.

0864691564 9781877399411

Philosophy, Māori.
Māori (New Zealand people)--Social life and customs.
Rāpunga whakaaro
Mana atua
Tikanga tuku iho

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