Mihiata Pirini and Anna High

Mihiata Pirini (Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Whakatōhea) is a law lecturer at Otago University specialising in legal design and kaupapa Māori. She has previously worked at the Law Commission and on Crown Law’s Treaty of Waitangi Team, and is a Ngāi Tahu Māori Law Centre board member. Dr Anna High is a law lecturer at Otago University with three main areas of interest: Chinese law, feminist theory/sexual violence, and evidence law. She completed her doctorate at the University of Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar.

Sep 21, 2021

Dignity and mana in Aotearoa law

When our predominantly English legal system uses te teo terms like mana, care must be taken not to twist the concepts that term represents.

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