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Evelyn Stokes

New Zealand geographer

Died when: 68 years 253 days (824 months)
Star Sign: Sagittarius


Evelyn Stokes

Dame Evelyn Mary Stokes DNZM (née Dinsdale; 5 December 1936 – 15 August 2005) was a professor of geography at the University of Waikato in New Zealand and a member of the New Zealand government's Waitangi Tribunal.

Throughout her life she worked for recognition of marginalised groups including women and Maori, and she published extensively on New Zealand historical geography and on Maori land issues.

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