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Pita King

Graduate Assistant

School of Psychology

Research Outputs


King, P., Hodgetts, D., Rua, M., & Morgan, M. (2017). Disrupting being on an industrial scale: Towards a theorization of Māori ways-of-being. Theory and Psychology. 27(6), 725-740
[Journal article]Authored by: Hodgetts, D., King, P., Morgan, C.
King, P., & Hodgetts, D. (2017). Gathering a few thoughts on ‘Neo-Confucian epistemology and Chinese philosophy’. Asian Journal of Social Psychology. 20(2), 161-165
[Journal article]Authored by: Hodgetts, D., King, P.
King, PRW., Young-Hauser, A., Li, W., Rua, M., & Nikora, LW. (2012). Exploring the nature of intimate relationships: A Māori perspective. The Australian Community Psychologist. 24(1), 86-96
[Journal article]Authored by: King, P.
King, P., Hodgetts, DJ., Rua, M., & Te Whetu, T. (2015). Older men gardening on the Marae. Alternative. 11(1), 14-28 Retrieved from
[Journal article]Authored by: Hodgetts, D., King, P.


King, P., Hodgetts, D., Rua, M., & Te Whetu, T. (2016). Emplaced cultural practices through which homeless men can be Māori. In Indigenous Homelessness Perspectives from Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. (pp. 363 - 388). : Univ. of Manitoba Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Hodgetts, D., King, P.
Hodgetts, D., Rua, M., King, P., & Te Whetu, T. (2015). The ordinary in the extra-ordinary: Everyday lives textured by homelessness. In Psychology and the Conduct of Everyday Life. (pp. 124 - 144). : Routledge
[Chapter]Authored by: Hodgetts, D., King, P.Contributed to by: King, P.


King, P., Hodgetts, DJ., Morgan, CA., & Rua, M. (2016, May). An indigenous and community interpretation of European philosophical contributions to understanding Māori ways-of-being. Presented at 6th ICCP 2016 International Conference on Community Psychology. Durban, South Africa.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Hodgetts, D., King, P., Morgan, C.

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