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Theme: Treaty of Waitangi

Identify the role of the Treaty of Waitangi in New Zealand's proposed constitutional transformation (5 pages maximum)
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We understand the difficulty for law students because the conventions for writing law assignments are stricter than for other disciplines. Law assignments have to achieve maximum content and meaning with absolute minimum words. There is no room for explanation or for adding something to augment clarity. Have a look at this law introduction to see if you think the writer achieved this.
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  • First, use the buttons on the right to guide you through the lesson. Read the excerpt and look at the notes provided.
  • Complete the short activity.
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