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Pākehā women and Māori protocol: the politics of criticising other cultures

Curchin, Katherine


Feminists have fiercely debated whether it is wrong for outsiders to criticise gendered customs and practices identified with cultural minorities. This article explores the ethics of criticising other cultures by analysing the reaction to public criticism of Māori ceremonial protocol by two Pākehā women. It argues that the response to outsiders' criticism does not depend in a simple and direct way on whether insiders have resisted the criticised practice. There is a history of Māori women...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011-09
Type: Journal article
Source: Australian Journal of Political Science
DOI: 10.1080/10361146.2011.595386


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