Dragon and the Taniwha

Dragon and the Taniwha : Maori and Chinese in New Zealand

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How have two very different marginalised groups in New Zealand society - Maori and Chinese - interacted over the last 150 years? This important book, the result of a major grant from the Marsden Fund, looks at the relationship between the tangata whenua and the country's earliest and largest non-European immigrant group for the first time.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 360 pages
  • 154.94 x 231.14 x 33.02mm | 589.67g
  • Auckland University Press
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • English
  • 186940436X
  • 9781869404369
  • 1,235,854

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"Provide[s] a valuable addition to our knowledge of the changing features of race relations and identity formation in New Zealand." --"Journal of Pacific History"show more

About Manying Ip

Manying Ip is an associate professor of Chinese in the Asian studies department of the University of Auckland. She is the author of "Aliens at My Table: Asians as New Zealanders See Them," " Being Maori Chinese," " Dragons on the Long White Cloud," and "Home Away from Home: Life Stories of Chinese Women in New Zealand." She is the editor of "Unfolding History Evolving Identity: The Chinese in New Zealand."show more

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