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Ho'i Hou Ka Mauli OlaPathways to Native Hawaiian Health

Ho'i Hou Ka Mauli Ola: Pathways to Native Hawaiian Health

Winona K. Mesiona Lee and Mele A. Look (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824872731
eISBN:
9780824875718
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824872731.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

The book highlights the historic and groundbreaking work by doctors, researchers, and healthcare providers to improve the health and well-being of Native Hawaiians. Through program descriptions, ... More

Okinawa's GI BridesTheir Lives in America

Okinawa's GI Brides: Their Lives in America

Etsuko Takushi Crissey

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824856489
eISBN:
9780824875619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824856489.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The disproportionate U.S, military presence in Okinawa, which began with the 1945 battle followed by twenty-seven years under U.S. military occupation, continues to this day. It has brought deadly ... More

TautaiSamoa, World History, and the Life of Ta'isi O. F. Nelson

Tautai: Samoa, World History, and the Life of Ta'isi O. F. Nelson

Patricia O'Brien

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824866532
eISBN:
9780824875664
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866532.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This is a biography of Ta’isi O. F. Nelson, the Sāmoan nationalist leader who fought New Zealand, the British Empire and the League of Nations between the world wars. It is a richly layered history ... More

TeikaThe Life and Works of a Medieval Japanese Poet

Teika: The Life and Works of a Medieval Japanese Poet

Paul S. Atkins

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780824858506
eISBN:
9780824873677
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824858506.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

The medieval Japanese courtier, poet, compiler, copyist, critic, and diarist Fujiwara no Teika (1162–1241) is one of the most influential writers in the history of Japanese literature. Descended from ... More

Vamping the StageFemale Voices of Asian Modernities

Vamping the Stage: Female Voices of Asian Modernities

Andrew N. Weintraub and Barb Barendreght (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824869861
eISBN:
9780824875695
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824869861.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Vamping the Stage is the first book-length historical and comparative examination of women, modernity, and popular music in Asia. This book documents the many ways that women performers have ... More

Wild ArticulationsEnvironmentalism and Indigeneity in Northern Australia

Wild Articulations: Environmentalism and Indigeneity in Northern Australia

Timothy Neale

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824873110
eISBN:
9780824875732
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824873110.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This book examines issues of environmentalism and indigeneity in Northern Australia through the controversy surrounding the Wild Rivers Act 2005 (Qld). Like much of the north, one terrain of the Act ... More

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