Maori families: the support system



Hana Tukukino, in this paper, discusses child abuse in Maori families; that violence need not be physical and asks, who is the abuser and who is the victim. She argues Maori family as the victim and Dominant culture – the abuser.

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Primary author: Tukukino, Hana

Author biography: Māori

Publisher: Mental Health Foundation of new Zealand

Publication format: Magazine article

Publication date: September 1984

Publication place: Wellington

Publication status: Okay to copy

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: APW-1 – Archive Project Waitangi

Tikanga Māori: General

Sector: Health

Informal group: Māori, Pākehā

Historical period: 20th