MAOR365

Mana Wahine: Maori and Indigenous Women

30 points

Not offered 2020, offered in 2011, 2012, 2013

For further information see Aotahi School of Maori and Indigenous Studies

Description

This course aims to provide an analysis of Maori and indigenous women in historical, political, cultural and social contexts. Topics include: Maori women, dominant interpretations in theorizing Maori women, mythology, historical accounts, social organization, leadership, Maori women in contemporary society. Both historical and contemporary influences on how Maori women are represented will be a feature of this course.

Pre-requisites

Any 15 points in 200-level courses in Aotahi: School of Maori and Indigenous Studies or
30 points in 200-level courses in Arts, Education, Fine Arts, Music and/or Social Work, or
by permission of the Head of School.