David V Williams is Professor of Law at The University of Auckland. He has been a Treaty researcher for many years and is author of "Te Kooti tango whenua": The Native Land Court 1864-1909 (Huia) and co-editor of Waitangi Revisited: Perspectives on the Treaty of Waitangi (OUP, 2005).
"[A] well researched and skillfully crafted dissertation." --Hirini Melbourne, Waikato Times, on Te Kooti Tango Whenua "[N]ecessary reading for all interested in the Treaty of Waitangi or indigenous issues to do with the settlement of indigenous claims. The editors and contributors are to be commended for producing such a timely and outstanding piece of scholarship." --Manuhuia Barcham, Australian Journal of International Affairs, on Waitangi Revisited