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Prof. Brendan Hokowhitu

Iwi: Ngāti Pūkenga


Qualifications: PhD Otago


hokowhit@waikato.ac.nz

Dean / Amokapua

Research Interests

Indigenous Critical Theory; Indigenous and Māori Masculinities; Indigenous and Māori Media; Māori Sport and Physical Activity

Recent Publications

  • Oetzel, J. G., Cameron, M. P., Simpson, M. L., Reddy, R., Nock, S., Greensill, H., . . . Hokowhitu, B. (2020). Kaumātua Mana Motuhake: peer education intervention to help Māori elders during later-stage life transitions. BMC Geriatrics, 20(1), 1-13. doi:10.1186/s12877-020-01590-z

  • Simpson, M. L., Greensill, H., Nock, S., Meha, P., Harding, T., Shelford, P., . . . Reddy, R. (2020). Kaumatua mana motuhake in action: Developing a culture-centred peer support programme for managing transitions in later life. Ageing and Society, 40(8), 1822-1845. doi:10.1017/S0144686X19000370

  • Rolleston, A., Cassim, G. S., Kidd, J., Lawrenson, R., Keenan, R., & Hokowhitu, B. (2020). Seeing the unseen: Evidence of Kaupapa Māori health interventions. AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples. doi:10.1177/1177180120919166

  • Oetzel, J. G., Hokowhitu, B., Simpson, M., Nock, S., & Reddy, R. (2020). Addressing life transitions of aging: Integrating indigenous and communication theory to develop a tuakana‐teina/peer educator model. In H. D. O'Hair, M. J. O'Hair, E. B. Hester, & S. Geegan (Eds.), The Handbook of Applied Communication Research (pp. 29-45). Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1002/9781119399926.ch2

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Hokowhitu, Prof Brendan 4075 hokowhit ITS.G.31 Faculty of Maori and Indigenous Studies

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