Land: Maori view and European response




Table of contents

Customary Title or papa Tipu — Right of Discovery or whenua kite hou — Right of ocupation or Ahi Ka — Right of Conquest or Take Raupatu — Right of gift or Take Tuku — Right of Deathbed deposition or Take Ohaki — Law of Compensation for misbehaviour or Muru — Customary land or whenua tipu — The benefits of customary title — The introduction of Crown Title — Background to the Treaty of Waitangi — new theories — Hobson’s instructions — Hobson Lands and preapres the treaty — The Treaty is drafted and translated — First article of the Treaty — Second Article — Third Article — Results.

Primary author: Sinclair, Douglas

Author biography: Pākehā

Publication format: Book chapter

Publication date: 1977

Publication place: Wellington

Publication status: Okay to copy

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: APW-1 – Archives Project Waitangi

Content type: History

Sector: Community

Informal group: Māori, Migrant, Pākehā

Historical period: 20th

Resources: Land