The Treaty of Waitangi: a talk by Maori lawyer Moana Jackson




Table of contents

Contents — Part one: An outline of what a Treaty is in terms of the Law — Part two: The historical context of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi: Background — The Treaty of Waitangi: its contents — Part three: Three periods of New Zealand history and the Treaty of Waitangi — 1840-1847 The acceptance period — 1847-1875 – The rejection period — Case one – 1877 Wi Parata vs Bishop of Wellington — 1880 Maori prisoners Act — 1875 to now – redefinition period.

Primary author: Jackson, Moana

Author biography: Māori

Publisher: Moana Jackson

Publication format: Speech

Publication date: February 1989

Publication place: Waikanae

Publication status: Okay to copy

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: APW-1 – Archives Project Waitangi

Content type: Explanation of Treaty, History, Treaty generally, Treaty itself

Sector: Education – Treaty

Informal group: Indigenous peoples, Māori, Migrant, Pākehā, Pasifika

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural