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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

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

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

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

Facing the Spears of ChangeThe Life and Legacy of John Papa `I`i

Facing the Spears of Change: The Life and Legacy of John Papa `I`i

Marie Alohalani Brown

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824858483
eISBN:
9780824868802
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824858483.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Facing the Spears of Change takes a close look at the extraordinary life of John Papa ʻĪʻī. Over the years, ʻĪʻī faced many personal and political changes and challenges in rapid succession, which he ... More

Mothers' Darlings of the South PacificThe Children of Indigenous Women and U.S. Servicemen, World War II

Mothers' Darlings of the South Pacific: The Children of Indigenous Women and U.S. Servicemen, World War II

Judith A. Bennett and Angela Wanhalla (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824851521
eISBN:
9780824868734
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824851521.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Like a human tsunami, World War II brought two million American servicemen to the South Pacific where they left a human legacy of some thousands of children. Mothers’ Darlings traces the intimate ... More

Bayonets in ParadiseMartial Law in Hawai'i during World War II

Bayonets in Paradise: Martial Law in Hawai'i during World War II

Harry N. Scheiber and Jane L. Scheiber

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824852887
eISBN:
9780824868727
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824852887.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Bayonets in Paradise recounts the extraordinary story of how the army imposed rigid and absolute control on the total population of Hawaii during World War II. Declared immediately after the Pearl ... More

Domination and ResistanceThe United States and the Marshall Islands during the Cold War

Domination and Resistance: The United States and the Marshall Islands during the Cold War

Martha Smith-Norris

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824847623
eISBN:
9780824869014
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824847623.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This book is about domination and resistance in the Pacific during the Cold War. In the race against the Soviet Union for nuclear supremacy, the United States tested a vast array of nuclear bombs and ... More

Hearing the FutureThe Music and Magic of the Sanguma Band

Hearing the Future: The Music and Magic of the Sanguma Band

Denis Crowdy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824851569
eISBN:
9780824868307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824851569.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

What can we learn about postcolonial history, culture, people, and processes of change in analyzing differences between how people imagined their nation might sound, and how it actually came to ... More

Isles of AmnesiaThe History, Geography, and Restoration of America's Forgotten Pacific Islands

Isles of Amnesia: The History, Geography, and Restoration of America's Forgotten Pacific Islands

Mark J. Rauzon

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824846794
eISBN:
9780824868314
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824846794.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Isles of Amnesia chronicles the ecological and human history of these islands, enlivened with his first-hand experiences of eradication efforts to restore atoll ecosystems and maximize native ... More

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