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Mason Durie, 2013

Emeritus professor Sir Mason Durie (Rangitāne, Ngāti Kauwhata, Ngāti Raukawa) founded Massey University's School of Māori Studies and served as the university's deputy vice-chancellor. Durie organised one of the two initial hui to canvass Māori opinion on the creation of a bicultural reference work.

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the Te Ara team, 'Te Ara – a history - Māori content, biculturalism and translation', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 27 September 2020)

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