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Rethinking Japanese Feminisms

Rethinking Japanese Feminisms

Julia C. Bullock, Ayako Kano, and James Welker (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824866693
eISBN:
9780824876937
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866693.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

Rethinking Japanese Feminisms offers a broad overview of the great diversity of feminist thought and practice in Japan from the early twentieth century to the present. Drawing on methodologies and ... More

People and Change in Indigenous Australia

People and Change in Indigenous Australia

Diane Austin-Broos and Francesca Merlan (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824867966
eISBN:
9780824876920
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824867966.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Since the advent of European settlement, indigenous Australians have been subject to continual change and entrenched inequality. This has been their shared experience even as regional histories have ... More

HomingAn Affective Topography of Ethnic Korean Return Migration

Homing: An Affective Topography of Ethnic Korean Return Migration

Ji-Yeon O. Jo

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824867751
eISBN:
9780824876968
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824867751.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Homing Diaspora Koreans revolves around the experiences of legacy migrants—later-generation diaspora Koreans who have migrated to South Korea—from China, the Commonwealth of Independent States, and ... More

Diaspora and IdentityJapanese Brazilians in Brazil and Japan

Diaspora and Identity: Japanese Brazilians in Brazil and Japan

Mieko Nishida

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824867935
eISBN:
9780824876951
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824867935.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Much has been published on the history of Japanese immigration to Brazil, Japanese Brazilians in Brazil, and Japanese Brazilians’ “return” labor migrations to Japan (known as dekassegui). Yet none ... More

China's Stefan ZweigThe Dynamics of Cross-Cultural Reception

China's Stefan Zweig: The Dynamics of Cross-Cultural Reception

Arnhilt Johanna Hoefle

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824872083
eISBN:
9780824876852
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824872083.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

How can one author be among the most bitterly rejected writers in one cultural context, while being one of the most celebrated in another? For decades, the works of the Austrian-Jewish writer Stefan ... More

Monastery, Monument, MuseumSites and Artifacts of Thai Cultural Memory

Monastery, Monument, Museum: Sites and Artifacts of Thai Cultural Memory

Maurizio Peleggi

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824866068
eISBN:
9780824876913
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866068.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

Monastery, Monument, Museum examines cultural sites, artifacts, and institutions of Thailand as both products and vehicles of cultural memory. From rock caves to reliquaries, from cultic images to ... More

Light in the Queen's GardenIda May Pope, Pioneer for Hawai'i's Daughters, 1862-1914

Light in the Queen's Garden: Ida May Pope, Pioneer for Hawai'i's Daughters, 1862-1914

Sandra E. Bonura

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824866440
eISBN:
9780824876890
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866440.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Light in the Queen’s Garden chronicles the life of Ida Pope, a transformational type of leader in any era, who was handpicked to establish the Kamehameha School for Girls. This institution was ... More

Broken VoicesPostcolonial Entanglements and the Preservation of Korea's Central Folksong Traditions

Broken Voices: Postcolonial Entanglements and the Preservation of Korea's Central Folksong Traditions

Roald Maliangkay

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824866655
eISBN:
9780824876845
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866655.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Broken Voices is the first English-language book on Korea’s rich folksong traditions, and the first study of the effects of Japanese colonialism on the intangible heritage of its former colony. ... More

The Traffic in HierarchyMasculinity and Its Others in Buddhist Burma

The Traffic in Hierarchy: Masculinity and Its Others in Buddhist Burma

Ward Keeler

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824865948
eISBN:
9780824876944
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824865948.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

Looking at Buddhist monasteries as social institutions, this book integrates a thorough description of one such monastery with a wide-ranging study of Burmese social relations, both religious and ... More

Long Strange JourneyOn Modern Zen, Zen Art, and Other Predicaments

Long Strange Journey: On Modern Zen, Zen Art, and Other Predicaments

Gregory P. A. Levine

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824858056
eISBN:
9780824876906
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824858056.001.0001
Subject:
Art, Art History

This book examines Zen Buddhism in the modern-contemporary world, tracing a recent history that enchants, and constrains, understandings of where Zen and Zen art, aesthetics come from and what they ... More

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