Te Wānanga o kaupapa Māori

Abstract This monograph explores two questions related to the creative activities and published work of our Māori pūkenga in the western academy. First, we seek to better understand just what

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Can literature review method be used as an instrument of Māori knowledge development?

Abstract This report explores the relevance of literature review method to Māori knowledge development (generally) and the question of engagement with hapū (specifically). To accomplish this writing goal, it is

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Whakatupu mātauranga, co-governance and co-management: engaging with hapū in a mana-enhancing manner

Abstract This is the first report in a special issue on engaging with hapū that was created to supportkawa, kaupapa and tikanga experiences that are part of our involvement in

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Towards a ‘total economic value’ of coastal marine ecosystem services in Nelson Bays, Nelson Tasman region, New Zealand

Abstract Ecosystem services underpin all market economic activity and yet their contribution to human welfare often goes unnoticed because of the difficulties associated with measurement in monetary units of account.

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Culture matters, too: achieving Ecological Economic outcomes through the expression of Māori cultural identity

Abstract This report explores emerging technology-based creative activities of Māori communities in New Zealand as part of their efforts to achieve the goals of cultural wellbeing and survival. We use

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Ecosystem services valuation of the Nelson Bays: results and outcomes

Abstract This study found that in the year 2012, coastal marine ecosystems within the Tasman-Golden Bays study area made a net total economic value contribution to human welfare of $4,797M/yr,

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