Māori and iwi history; oral history; historical theory and methodology; New Zealand history; identity construction.
- Mahuika, N. (2012) 'Kōrero Tuku Iho': Reconfiguring Oral History and Oral Tradition
- Mahuika, N. (2012) Nga Tini Whetu: Navigating Maori futures
- Reviews - New Zealand Books: A Quarterly Review
- Mahuika, N. (2011) 'Closing the Gaps': From postcolonialism to Kaupapa Māori and beyond, Refereed Journal Articles - New Zealand Journal of History
- Mahuika, N. (2010) Mata Toa: The Life and Times of Ranginui Walker, Reviews - New Zealand Books: A Quarterly Review