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I Ulu I Ka 'AinaLand$
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Jonathan Osorio

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780824839772

Published to Hawaii Scholarship Online: November 2016

DOI: 10.21313/hawaii/9780824839772.001.0001

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A Hawaiian Geography or A Geography of Hawai‘i?

A Hawaiian Geography or A Geography of Hawai‘i?

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(p.4) A Hawaiian Geography or A Geography of Hawai‘i?
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I Ulu I Ka 'Aina
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Carlos Andrade

Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:10.21313/hawaii/9780824839772.003.0002

This chapter presents a “desiderata” for a Hawaiian geography, namely an expression of desire for a geography that is essential to the existence of the Hawaiian people as a unique, valuable, and productive part of contemporary life and to the perpetuation of their language, spirituality, customs, and practices. The following are characteristics that perhaps express or might be inherent in a Hawaiian geography: Hawaiian geography is about being Hawaiian; Hawaiian geography is our genealogy; Hawaiian geography is learning from land; Hawaiian geography is aloha ʻāina; and Hawaiian geography is cultural autonomy.

Keywords:   Hawaiian geography, Hawaiian people, Hawaiʻi

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