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The village transformed : aspects of change in New Zealand, 1900-1990

Author: M H Holcroft
Publisher: Wellington [N.Z.] : Victoria University Press, 1990.
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""The purpose of this book" writes M.H. Holcroft, "is to examine changes in New Zealand life during the twentieth century" Drawing on nearly ninety years living in, and closely observing New Zealand, Holcroft examines in ten chapters a number of the areas in which change has been particularly felt -- amongst them: sexual mores; crime, violence and punishment; dress codes; race relations; restructuring in the Public  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Holcroft, M.H. (Montague Harry), 1902-1993.
Village transformed.
Wellington : Victoria University Press, 1990
(OCoLC)645817399
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M H Holcroft
ISBN: 0864732104 9780864732101
OCLC Number: 25410919
Notes: Revision of Cataloguing-in-Publication data.
Description: 168 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The seeding time --
Society and sex --
A display of plumage --
At the roots of violence --
The labour mutation --
When the flags came down --
The money scramble --
In accordance with the Treaty --
Adversarial postures --
The way the world is going.
Responsibility: M.H. Holcroft.

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""The purpose of this book" writes M.H. Holcroft, "is to examine changes in New Zealand life during the twentieth century" Drawing on nearly ninety years living in, and closely observing New Zealand, Holcroft examines in ten chapters a number of the areas in which change has been particularly felt -- amongst them: sexual mores; crime, violence and punishment; dress codes; race relations; restructuring in the Public Service; the "adversarial" tendency in New Zealand society ..."--Back cover.

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