Committee of inquiry into the death at Carrington Hospital of a patient, Manihera Mansel Watene and other related matters



This is a report by Mason Durie intended to assist the Committee regarding psychiatric illness and cultural factors; Maori values and the therapeutic environment and the relevance of cultural actors to the management of Watene.

Table of contents




Primary author: Durie, Mason Harold

Author biography: Māori

Publisher: Department of Health

Publication format: Report

Publication date:

Publication place: Wellington

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: 362.21 DUR – Filing Cabinet

Misc. notes: There is a full 226 page report by the Department of Health and can be found online at MOH, by John Arthur Laurenson 6D27C1C11347822F4C2565D7000DEE34/$file/ Report_Committee_Inquiry_death_Carrington_Hospital.pdf

Content type: History, Injustice, Recommendations, Report

Tikanga Māori: General

Sector: Health

Informal group: Māori

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural, Cultural safety (Kawa whakaruruhau), Racism

General related topics: Equity/justice/fairness

Historical period: 20th

Resources: Culture