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Terra in our Mist: A Tuhoe Narrative of Sovereignty and State Violence

Aikman, Jade


This thesis examines the relationship between Indigenous sovereignty and state violence in the Aotearoa New Zealand context. To do so, I explore the following argument. The settler colonial state is founded upon the perpetual negation of Indigenous sovereignties, their peoples, and ways of life. This process is necessarily on-going: despite significant efforts at extermination, Indigenous peoples have survived - albeit on terms dictated by the state. Ngai Tuhoe, the illustrious 'people of the...[Show more]

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Date published: 2019
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5ea958303f295
Access Rights: Open Access


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