Huygens, Ingrid (2010) Pakeha undo dominance: Speaking of Treaty journeys. In: Whiteness/Whitemess: Creative disorders and hope: A 'critical' gathering, 15-16 May, 2010, Wellington, New Zealand.
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At Treaty Conference 2000, spokespeople from organisations around the country described Treaty journeys undertaken in their workplaces since 1984. I interpreted themes in their discourse, including affirming Maori authority and striving towards a ‘right’ relationship with Maori. This gave rise to dissonance, discomfort and struggle in a long hard journey of change away from the colonising discourses that maintain Pakeha cultural and institutional dominance. I would like to host a conversation for us to consider whether such an 'honouring the Treaty' discourse is a significant shift towards decolonising ourselves.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Keywords that describe the item:||Decolonisation processes, organisational Treaty journeys, Pakeha dominance, Maori authority, indigenous coloniser relationships, decolonisation discourses|
|Subjects:||B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology|
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
J Political Science > JV Colonies and colonization. Emigration and immigration. International migration
|Divisions:||Schools > School of Social Development|
|Deposited On:||21 Jul 2011 01:41|
|Last Modified:||06 Dec 2011 03:36|
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