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Native Hawaiian Political History

Patrick Vinton Kirch

in How Chiefs Became Kings: Divine Kingship and the Rise of Archaic States in Ancient Hawai'i

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520267251
eISBN:
9780520947849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520267251.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter summarizes the rise of the Hawaiian polities through an “insider” or emic perspective. These historical accounts provide important clues to the power strategies employed by the Hawaiian ... More


Hawaiian National Art

Stacy L. Kamehiro

in The Arts of Kingship: Hawaiian Art and National Culture of the Kalakaua Era

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832636
eISBN:
9780824868864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832636.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This introductory chapter is an overview of Hawaiian national art and their origins, how colonial forces have shaped these art objects, and the role they play in Hawaiian culture. In particular, it ... More


Planters Organize

Carol A. MacLennan

in Sovereign Sugar: Industry and Environment in Hawaii

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839499
eISBN:
9780824871536
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839499.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter discusses the history and environmental consequences of planter organization. It shows how every major political event in Hawaiian modern history is infused with sugar's organizational ... More


The Poetry of Kamehameha I: Jewels in the Dust

Puakea Nogelmeier

in I Ulu I Ke Kumu: The Hawaiinuiakea Monograph

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780984566600
eISBN:
9780824870324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780984566600.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter places the poetry of Kamehameha I in the context of Hawaiian-language newspapers as repositories of older, traditional knowledge. Kamehameha I composed a chant as part of a trilogy of ... More


Head Candy/Gut Connection: How Reenacting a Historic Event Changes the Present in Hawai‘i

Lynette Hi‘ilani Cruz

in At Home and in the Field: Ethnographic Encounters in Asia and the Pacific Islands

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824847593
eISBN:
9780824868215
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824847593.003.0028
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter illustrates how theatrical performance artists teach Hawaiian genealogy and kinship in public culture in Hawai‘i. It tells a story of “indigenous anthropology” on Hawaiian performance ... More


Harvesting Lau Hala in The Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum’s Photograph Collection

Betty Lou Kam

in Ike Ulana Lau Hala: The Vitality and Vibrancy of Lau Hala Weaving Traditions in Hawaii

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824840938
eISBN:
9780824868482
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824840938.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Information about lau hala can be found in both text and visual documents in the collections of public and private museums, libraries, and archives throughout the islands and, indeed, around the ... More


“Haole Go Home”: Isn’t Hawai‘i Part of the U.S.?

Judy Rohrer

in Haoles in Hawaii

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834050
eISBN:
9780824870034
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834050.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter contextualizes haole historically and politically as a colonial, and now neocolonial, form of American whiteness. It argues that it is impossible to understand haole without ... More


Kahu i ke Ahi: Tending the Fires

Kau‘i Sai-Dudoit

in I Ulu I Ke Kumu: The Hawaiinuiakea Monograph

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780984566600
eISBN:
9780824870324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780984566600.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

In this chapter, the author presents vignettes of the significant moments in her personal journey, punctuated by successes and failures, on the way to womanhood, motherhood, and nationhood. She ... More


Introduction

Carol A. MacLennan

in Sovereign Sugar: Industry and Environment in Hawaii

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839499
eISBN:
9780824871536
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839499.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This introductory chapter emphasizes the complex tapestry of social and natural forces that shaped sugar's history in Hawaiʻi, often altering its direction and dictating its dynamic. It pursues this ... More


Pua Ka Loea Kālaiaupuni—A Statesman Emerges: ‘Ī‘ī’s Life from 1840 to 1854

Marie Alohalani Brown

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

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824858483
eISBN:
9780824868802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824858483.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Chapter 3 covers ʻĪʻī’ service from 1840, the year that the Hawaiian Kingdom established its first constitution, to 1854, the year the mōʻī died.


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


Keiki o ka ‘Āina: “Child of the Land” (O‘ahu, 1950–1963)

Patrick Vinton Kirch

in Unearthing the Polynesian Past: Explorations and Adventures of an Island Archaeologist

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824853457
eISBN:
9780824868345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824853457.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter features some anecdotes on key childhood events that have shaped the author's experiences in growing up in Hawai‘i. These experiences range from the peaceful—such as living within the ... More


Epilogue: Ha‘ina ‘ia mai

John P. Rosa

in Local Story: The Massie-Kahahawai Case and the Culture of History

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824828257
eISBN:
9780824868468
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824828257.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This epilogue brings the politics of local identity up to date. It discusses how local identity often involves recollections of the past that evoke emotions that usually go unrecorded by academic ... More


Ka Pale ‘Ana I Nā Ihe Hope Loa—Parrying the Last Spears

Marie Alohalani Brown

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

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824858483
eISBN:
9780824868802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824858483.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

ʻĪʻī’s life from the spring of 1868 up to his death in the spring of 1870. Far from being a tragedy, his retirement proved to be one of his most productive periods. An unexpected occurance in the ... More


An Apprenticeship in Science (1963–1968)

Patrick Vinton Kirch

in Unearthing the Polynesian Past: Explorations and Adventures of an Island Archaeologist

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824853457
eISBN:
9780824868345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824853457.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter documents some of the author's early experiences with archaeology and other academic sciences, beginning with his encounter with malacologist Yoshio Kondo. An expert on land snails, ... More


Conclusion

John F. McDermott and Naleen Naupaka Andrade

in People and Cultures of Hawai'i: The Evolution of Culture and Ethnicity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824835804
eISBN:
9780824868529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824835804.003.0016
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This concluding chapter asserts that the history of Hawaiʻi demonstrates how categorical racial differences have slowly changed into a dimensional society of overlapping cultures. It provides a ... More


Discovering Ancient Kahikinui

Patrick Vinton Kirch

in Kua'aina Kahiko: Life and Land in Ancient Kahikinui, Maui

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839550
eISBN:
9780824871475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839550.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter begins with a discussion of the history of archaeology in Hawaii and its links to the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum. It then presents the author’s account of his fieldwork on Maui in the ... More


He Kānaenae no Ioane Kaneiakama Papa ‘Ī‘ī: Words in Praise of John Kaneiakama Papa ‘Ī‘ī

Marie Alohalani Brown

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

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824858483
eISBN:
9780824868802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824858483.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

The Epilogue discusses ʻĪʻī’s legacy; offers a few words about him and his life from the perspective of his biographer; considers the relevance of his life for today’s ʻŌiwi (Hawaiians); the ... More


Kau Mai Ka Mōlehulehu—Twilight Descends: ‘Ī‘ī’s Life from 1855 to 1868

Marie Alohalani Brown

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

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824858483
eISBN:
9780824868802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824858483.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

ʻĪʻī’s life from 1854 until spring of 1868, which covers his service to Alexander Liholiho (Kamehameha IV); this mō‘ī’s death; and the ascension of Lot Kapuāiwa (Kamehameha V). During these years, ... More


Epilogue

Kerri A. Inglis

in Ma'i Lepera: Disease and Displacement in Nineteenth-Century Hawaii

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834845
eISBN:
9780824871383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834845.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This concluding chapter offers a brief summary of the status of Hansen's disease and the Makanalua peninsula in Hawaiʻi today. Presently, the Kalaupapa village is part of the Kalaupapa National ... More


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