Mark Hickford

Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dean of Law

PO Box 600

Wellington, 6140

New Zealand

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

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The Historical, Political Constitution -- Some Reflections on Political Constitutionalism in New Zealand's History and its Possible Normative Value

NZLR 4, 585-623, 2013 , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 148/2016
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2016
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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History, legal, indigenous, nuance, normative, constitutional, constitution, political constitutionalism, New Zealand, community, critical legal theory, critical, values, executive, legislative, judicial,

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John Salmond and Native Title in New Zealand: Developing a Crown Theory on the Treaty of Waitangi, 1910-1920

Victoria University of Wellington Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 4, pp. 853-924, 2008, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 147/2016
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 04 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2016
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Treaty of Waitangi, customary rights, customary title, common law, constitutional history, John Salmond

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Interpreting the Treaty -- Questions of Native Title, Territorial Government and Searching for Constitutional Histories

Brad Patterson, Richard S Hill and Kathryn Patterson (eds), After the Treaty: The Settler State, Race Relations and the Exercise of Power in Colonial New Zealand (Wellington, 2016) , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 151/2016
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2017
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Treaty of Waitangi, Legal Interpretation, Constitutional Histories, New Zealand

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Looking Back in Anxiety: Reflecting on Colonial New Zealand's Historical-Political Constitution and Laws’ Histories in the Mid-Nineteenth Century

New Zealand Journal of History 48, 1-29, 2014, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 58/2020
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2020
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional Law, New Zealand

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Strands from the Afterlife of Confiscation: Property Rights, Constitutional Histories and the Political Incorporation of Maori, 1920s

In Richard Hill and Richard Boast (eds), Raupatu: The Confiscation of Māori Land (Victoria University Press, Wellington, 2009).
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2017
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional Law, Legal History, Maori, Sovereignty

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A Conceptual Approach to Privacy

NZLC MP19, report for the New Zealand law Commission (1 November 2007).
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 09 Apr 2016
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Privacy, Law reform, New Zealand Law Commission

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'Settling Some Very Important Principles of Colonial Law': Three 'Forgotten' Cases of the 1840s

Victoria University of Wellington Law Review, 35, 1, 1-71, 2004, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 150/2016
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2016
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Colonial, history, indigenous, law, context, historical, land, grants, prerogative, policy, Lacuna, powers, confiscation, Whenua

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'Vague Native Rights to Land': British Imperial Policy on Native Title and Custom in New Zealand, 1837-53

The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History Vol. 38, No. 2, June 2010, pp. 175-206 , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 149/2016
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2016
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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property rights, British settlement, Māori law, aboriginal law, indigenous law, customary law, New Zealand

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Quasi-Constitutionality and the Treaty of Waitangi: Historicity and the Political

Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2017
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional law, New Zealand, Treaty of Waitangi

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Considering the Historical-Political Constitution and the Imperial Inheritance in Mid-Nineteenth Century New Zealand: Balance, Diversity and Alternative Constitutions

New Zealand Journal of Public and International Law, 12, (2014) 145-185., Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 57/2020
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2020
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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New Zealand, Constitution, history, liberal, politics, political, culture, pragmatism, pragmatic, engagement, constitutionalism

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Strands from the Afterlife of Confiscation: Property Rights, Constitutional Histories and the Political Incorporation of Māori, 1910s-1940s

Stout Research Centre-Victoria University of Wellington, Coming to Terms? Raupatu/Confiscation in New Zealand History, 27-28 June 2008, Wellington (keynote speakers were James Belich, Alan Ward and John Weaver).
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 31 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2016
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional law, Maori, New Zealand, Legal History, Treaty of Waitangi

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Review Essay: Sovereignties Viewed Through Anomalies: A Search for Sovereignty. Law and Geography in European Empires 1400-1900, Lauren Benton.

Journal of the History of International Law, 15 (2013), 103–115
Posted: 02 Apr 2016
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

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Sovereignty, Constitutional law, International Law, European Law

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Law and Politics in the Constitutional Delineation of Indigenous Property Rights in 1840s New Zealand

Shaunnagh Dorsett and Ian Hunter eds., Law and Politics in British Colonial Thought: Transpositions of Empire (Palgrave, New York, 2010), 249-268
Posted: 01 Apr 2016
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

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Indigenous law, New Zealand, ius Gentium, Māori law, Property rights

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Framing and Reframing the Agōn Contesting Narratives and Counternarratives on Māori Property Rights and Political Constitutionalism, 1840-1861

Saliha Belmessous ed., Native Claims: Indigenous Law against Empire, 1500-1920 (Oxford University Press, Oxford and New York, 2011)
Posted: 01 Apr 2016
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

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Māori, Indigenous land, Colonial Law, New Zealand, Constitutional law

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Decidedly the Most Interesting Savages on the Globe: An Approach to the Intellectual History of Māori Property Rights, 1837-1853

History of Political Thought, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 121-167, 2006
Posted: 04 Jan 2012
Mark Hickford
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

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Indigenous property rights, native title, British Empire, colonial settleent