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The Politics of Evolving Cultures in the Pacific Islands

Institute for Polynesian Studies

The Politics of Evolving Cultures in the Pacific Islands

by Institute for Polynesian Studies

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Published by Brigham Young Univ Inst Polynesian .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Political structure & processes,
  • Contemporary Politics,
  • Political Anthropology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11533826M
    ISBN 10093915434X
    ISBN 109780939154340
    OCLC/WorldCa10543250

    Learn cultures of the pacific social with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of cultures of the pacific social flashcards on Quizlet.   Review – Interpreting Corruption: Culture and Politics in the Pacific Islands Posted on Friday 17 August 17 by Toby Ley “Peter Larmour’s recent release through University of Hawai’i Press, Interpreting Corruption: Culture and Politics in the Pacific Islands is an accessible work providing valuable insights into corruption and the.

    Home» ANU Research» ANU Scholarly Output» ANU Research Publications» Contemporary Politics of the Pacific Islands Contemporary Politics of the Pacific Islands Request a CopyAuthor: Stewart Firth.   A dead pig lolls among the flotsam on South Tarawa beach. No children play in the water – unusual in the Pacific islands, where a childhood spent splashing in the ocean is an age-old : Dan Gay.

      Video 06 of the Introduction to Ethnobotany series. Presented by Will McClatchey. Pacific island cultures have developed through a long series of migrations generally from the west to . Christianity in the Pacific is still the dominant idiom and expression for cultural reproduction both within the homelands of Pacific Islanders as well as in their overseas communities. The creation of Samoan communities in Hawaii and California is premised on the political and religious conjunction between the Church and local Samoan élites.


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The Politics of Evolving Cultures in the Pacific Islands by Institute for Polynesian Studies Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. The politics of evolving cultures in the Pacific Islands: proceedings of a conference sponsored by the Institute for Polynesian Studies, Brigham Young University--Hawaii Campus, February [Polynesian Cultural Center (Laie, Honolulu, Hawaii); Brigham Young University--Hawaii Campus.

Institute for Polynesian Studies.;]. Offering insight into the major changes that are taking place in the context of increasing globalization in Pacific Island societies, the authors seek to “ground” globalization in concrete real life cases of communities that are dealing with specific processes of globalization and formulating their own responses in their own cultural by: The Politics of evolving cultures in the Pacific islands / proceedings of a conference sponsored by the Institute for Polynesian Studies, Brigham Young University-Hawaii Campus, February The Institute Laie, Hawaii Australian/Harvard Citation.

Brigham Young University-Hawaii Campus. Institute for Polynesian Studies. Examining the politics of each Pacific Island state and territory, this well-researched volume discusses historical background and colonial experience, constitutional framework, political institutions, political parties, elections and electoral systems, and problems and : Paperback.

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This abridgment of Oliver's Oceania: The Native Cultures of Australia and the Pacific Islands is intended for college-level courses on precontact anthropology, history, economy, and politics of the Pacific, excluding Australia.

: Globalization and Culture Change in the Pacific Islands () by Lockwood, Victoria S. and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(7). For courses in Pacific Island (Oceania) Peoples and Cultures, Anthropology courses on Peoples of Melanesia, Polynesia, and Micronesia and Development Studies courses on the impact of globalization.

Bringing together top specialists in the anthropology of Oceania, this text offers insight into the major social, economic and political. Offering insight into the major changes that are taking place in the context of increasing globalization in Pacific Island societies, the authors seek to “ground” globalization in concrete real life cases of communities that are dealing with specific processes of globalization and formulating their own responses in their own cultural case studies presented reflect the many.

“Vast tracts of ocean, whether Polynesia, Micronesia or Melanesia, contain island populations that remain outside the modern world. They know about it, they may have traveled to it, they appreciate artifacts and medical help from it, but they live their daily lives much as hundreds of generations of ancestors before them, without money, electricity, phones, TV or manufactured food.”.

Cultures of the Pacific Rather than a barrier, the sea has been a passageway of exploration, settlement, and exchange for the peoples of the Pacific. Among the world’s greatest, The Field Museum’s collections from Oceania have been the inspiration for influential advances in social and evolutionary theory.

Read this book on Questia. The Pacific Ocean, approximately one third of the earth's surface, is the setting for a world of islands which were originally occupied by people who achieved the greatest feats of maritime navigation in all human history.

Politics and book publishing in the Pacific Islands Linda S. Crowl University of Wollongong Unless otherwise indicated, the views expressed in this thesis are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of the University of Wollongong.

Research Online is the open access institutional repository for the University of Wollongong. and Peter Larmour, ‘Alienation of Land and Independence in Melanesia’, in Evolving Cultures in the Pacific Islands: Proceedings of the Politics Conference (Laie, ), pp.

– Google ScholarAuthor: Robert Aldrich. Politics and Book Publishing in the Pacific Islands A dissertation submitted in fulfilment of the requirements for the award of the degree Doctor of Philosophy from University of Wollongong by Linda S.

Crowl BA (with Honors), Oberlin College MA, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University School of History/Politics. Book Description The South Pacific is about the 28 islands, nations and territories of Polynesia, Melanesia and Micronesia.

Indigenous and external influences are creating new and unique arts, cultures, identities, societies, economies and politics of extreme diversity. Download Citation | Interpreting corruption: Culture and politics in the Pacific Islands | Corruption is a popular topic in the Pacific Islands.

Politicians are accused of it and campaign against Author: Peter Larmour. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Pacific Ways: Government and Politics in the Pacific Islands by Stephen Levine at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping Pages:   Pacific politics revamped from an island perspective Melanesia has 85% of the people and 98% of the total land area of the Pacific Islands region.

Parliamentary politics in Melanesia is. The Pacific Islands Political Studies Association (PIPSA) is an unincorporated association established in Hawaii in at a meeting of scholars of the Pacific Islands who recognised the need to stimulate and coordinate research and other academic activities to develop our knowledge and understanding of the region.

In its early years PIPSA was associated with Brigham Young University in Hawai.Learn cultures of the pacific with free interactive flashcards.

Choose from different sets of cultures of the pacific flashcards on Quizlet.This abridgment of Oliver's Oceania: The Native Cultures of Australia and the Pacific Islands is intended for college-level courses on precontact anthropology, history, economy, and politics of the Pacific, excluding Australia.

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