The Value of the Māori Language

The Value of the Māori Language

Te Hua O Te Reo Māori

Book - 2014
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The Value of the Māori Language is a compilation of important ideas and philosophies from key commentators in the field of Māori language revitalisation in response to the question 'What is the value of the Māori language?'. This collection of essays in Māori and English explores the actions taken to restore the status of the Māori language, challenges ideas about how the language can be revitalised and looks at approaches to ensure the future of the language. The chapters discuss issues around the Māori Language Act and Crown policy, community initiatives, language development in the education system, and support of Māori language in media. This is the second book in a series of edited collections that looks at Māori research in areas critical for Māori and society. Volume 1 is titled Maori and Social Issues.
Publisher: Wellington :, Huia Publishers,, 2014.
Branch Call Number: 306.44 VAL
Characteristics: xvii, 441 pages ;,21 cm
Alternative Title: Hua o te reo Māori
Series Volume: 2.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
In English and Māori.

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