The Team

Professor John C. Moorfield, QSO

Qualifications:

BA, MEd, LittD, DipTchg, RSA/Cambridge, CTEFLA

Research Areas:

Te reo Māori (the Māori language), literature, culture, history, lexicography and second language teaching

Selected Publications:

Ka'ai, T. M., Moorfield, J. C., & O Laoire, M. (2013). New technologies and pedagogy in language revitalisation: The case of Te Reo Māori in Aotearoa/New Zealand. In M. Jones, & S. Ogilvie (Eds.), Keeping Languages Alive:  Documentation, pedagogy and revitalization. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Retrieved from http://www.cambridge.org/nz/academic/subjects/languages-linguistics/sociolinguistics/keeping-languages-alive-documentation-pedagogy-and-revitalization

Ka'ai-Mahuta, R. T. A., Ka'ai, T. M., & Moorfield, J. C. (2013). Kia Ronaki - The Maori Performing Arts. Auckland: Pearson. Retrieved from http://www.pearsoned.co.nz/9781486002405

Moorfield, J. C. (2013). Te kaea o te kapa haka - He kōrero nā Hoani Te Rangianiwaniwa Rangihau. In R. T. A. Ka'ai-Mahuta, T. M. Ka'ai, & J. C. Moorfield (Eds.), Kia Rōnaki: The Māori Performing Arts, (pp. 141-144).  Auckland, New Zealand: Pearson. Retrieved from http://www.pearsoned.co.nz/9781486002405

Moorfield, J. C. (2011). Te Aka: Māori-English, English-Māori Dictionary and Index. Third Edition. Auckland: Pearson. Retrieved from http://resources.tewhanake.maori.nz/maori-dictionary.html

Moorfield, J. C., & Ka'ai, T. M. (2011). He Kupu Arotau: Loanwords in Māori. Auckland: Pearson. Retrieved from http://resources.tewhanake.maori.nz/dictionaries/loanwords-in-maori.html

Moorfield, J. C. (2001). Te Whakahē i ētahi pōhēhētanga mō te reo Māori - Challenging some misconceptions about the Māori language. Paper presented for an Inaugural Professorial Lecture, September, University of Otago.