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Elusive BelongingMarriage Immigrants and "Multiculturalism" in Rural South Korea

Elusive Belonging: Marriage Immigrants and "Multiculturalism" in Rural South Korea

Minjeong Kim

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780824869816
eISBN:
9780824877842
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824869816.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

With the unprecedented number of foreign-born population, South Korea has tried to reinvent itself as a multicultural society, but the intense multiculturalism efforts have focused exclusively on ... More

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

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

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

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

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

Writing Pregnancy in Low-Fertility Japan

Writing Pregnancy in Low-Fertility Japan

Amanda C. Seaman

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780824859886
eISBN:
9780824872960
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824859886.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Writing Pregnancy in Low Fertility Japan analyzes the literary representations of pregnancy and childbirth by Japanese women in the late twentieth and early twenty-first century—work notable not ... More

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