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Pacific Island Studies

A Survey of the Literature (Bibliographies and Indexes in Sociology)

by Miles M. Jackson

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies,
  • Oceania - History,
  • Reference,
  • Australasia, Oceania & Other Land Areas,
  • Bibliographies & Indexes,
  • Bibliography,
  • Islands of the Pacific

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10418727M
    ISBN 100313235287
    ISBN 109780313235283

    Science of Pacific Island Peoples: Ocean and coastal studies R. J. Morrison, Paul A. Geraghty, Linda Crowl [email protected], - Ethnology - pages.   : Narratives And Images Of Pacific Island Women (Women's Studies) (): Wright, Debbie Hippolite, Ram, Rosalind Meno, Ward, Kathleen Fromm: Books.

    The Pacific Islands Studies program prepares students to be knowledgeable about the languages and cultures of the people of the Pacific. Students also have an area of emphasis in order to prepare them to be employable in the community and the region. Students are expected to study geography, history, politics, art, economics and social issues.   A survey of U.S. history from its beginnings to the present, American History Unbound reveals our past through the lens of Asian American and Pacific Islander history. In so doing, it is a work of both history and anti-history, a narrative that fundamentally transforms and deepens our understanding of the United States.

    Pacific Island Studies. PACS Pacific Worlds: An Introduction to Pacific Islands Studies (3) DS. Introduces students to the geography, societies, histories, cultures, contemporary issues, and arts of Oceania, including Hawai‘i. Combines lectures and discussion that emphasize Pacific Islander perspectives and experiences. Center for Pacific Islands Studies - East-West Road, Moore Hall , Honolulu, Hawaii - Rated 5 based on 3 Reviews "Studying the past for our.


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The Center for Pacific Islands Studies, in the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa School of Pacific and Asian Studies, is both an academic department and a larger home for initiatives that bring together people and resources to promote an understanding of the Pacific Islands and issues of concern to Pacific Islanders.

The Pacific Island Studies Program, part of the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies, offers individualized programs of study and research related to islands and island cultures. The University of Oregon’s long-standing educational and scholarly interest in the Pacific islands, involving active researchers and teachers in many fields, was.

The Hawai'i Pacific Journal Index serves as "an index to magazines and journals published in or about Hawaii and the Pacific." You can find the list of titles included in this index here.

The following are key journals on the Pacific islands to which UCLA users have : Jade Alburo. The Contemporary Pacific covers a wide range of disciplines with the aim of providing comprehensive coverage of contemporary developments in the entire Pacific Islands region and the global Pacific diaspora.

It features refereed, readable articles that examine social, economic, political, ecological, literary, and cultural topics, along with political reviews, book and media reviews, resource. Pacific Islands. Book Provision in the Pacific Islands edited by Linda Crowl. Published Pacific Island Studies book the Institute of Pacific Studies.

ISBN Recommended retail price $ Literacy is essential to the sustainable development of any community any nation. This is a list of islands in the Pacific Ocean, collectively called the Pacific major groups of islands in the Pacific Ocean are Melanesia, Micronesia and ing on the context, Pacific Islands may refer to countries and islands with common Austronesian origins, islands once or currently colonized, or indigenous inhabitants of the Pacific Islands are.

Pacific Islands Monograph Series (with the UH Center for Pacific Islands Studies) South Sea Books (with the UH Center for Pacific Islands Studies) Perspectives on the Global Past (ed. by Jerry H. Bentley and Anand Yang) Pure Land Buddhist Studies (with the Institute of Buddhist Studies, Berkeley).

So I’m happy to see there’s actually a new non-fiction book for grade-schoolers coming from Disney, called The Pacific Islands: A Moana Discover Book. Yes, non-fiction. I imagine a whole lot of children will be excited to see their favorite Moana characters guiding them through information about wildlife, village culture, and even some STEM.

Bess Press is a family owned independent book publishing company based in Honolulu, Hawai'i. For over 30 years Bess Press has been producing both educational and popular general interest titles about Hawai'i and the Pacific.

BOOKS Pacific Island Studies–History, Culture and Language. Pacific Island Books specializes in hard to get books from, and about the Pacific Islands.

Pacific Island Books is dedicated to providing a wide range of hard to get books from, and about, Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. Bridget Williams Books is an award-winning New Zealand : Sine Hwang Jensen.

Pacific Islands Studies at Otago. Pacific Islands Studies combines well with other papers from a wide range of subjects, including Anthropology, Sociology, Politics, Indigenous Development, Geography, Planning, Management and History.

We help you to interpret these different disciplines from a Pacific Islands point of view. The Oxford Studies in Postcolonial Literatures series offers stimulating and accessible introductions to definitive topics and key genres and regions within the rapidly diversifying field of postcolonial literary studies in English.

The first book of its kind, Pacific Islands Writing offers a broad-ranging introduction to the postcolonial literatures of the Pacific region.

Reviews “A fascinating and useful book that brings together detailed case studies of education in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific with insightful analysis that focuses upon enduring issues of quality and equity, schooling in small island states, and the impact of development assistance upon educational policymaking across the region.

The Journal of Pacific Studies (JPacS) which is ranked by the ABDC (Australian Business Deans Council), is a multi-disciplinary journal that focuses on development development issues are a key concern in the Pacific the Journal of Pacific Studies focuses on such contemporary concerns.

It is a locally generated area studies journal for the South Pacific which gives primary. Routes and Roots is the first comparative study of Caribbean and Pacific Island literatures and the first work to bring indigenous and diaspora literary studies together in a sustained dialogue.

Taking the "tidalectic" between land and sea as a dynamic starting point, Elizabeth DeLoughrey foregrounds geography and history in her exploration of how island writers inscribe the complex Author: Elizabeth DeLoughrey. Overview. The undergraduate degree in Pacific Islands Studies from University of Hawaii at Manoa is designed to provide extensive service learning interaction with local Pacific Islander communities in various ways to enhance three core concentrations that define Pacific Islands Studies.

Pacific Islands Studies is an interdisciplinary major. It focuses on current issues of the lands and peoples of the Pacific Islands region. It offers students the opportunity to learn skills in critical thinking, oral presentation and research writing while understanding the Pacific Islands.

The Pacific Islands, comprised of American Samoa, Guam, Hawaii, the Northern Mariana Islands, and other U.S. Pacific Islands, are surrounded by a rich diversity of marine life that is vital to our culture and economic stability.

We thrive on sustainable s. Founded inthe Asian American Studies Center has played a critical role in developing Southern California’s infrastructure of social service agencies, civil rights organizations, museums, historical societies, media and cultural groups, and business associations that serve and represent the Asian American and Pacific Islander population.

The Contemporary Pacific: A Journal of Island Affairs provides a publication venue for interdisciplinary work in Pacific studies with the aim of providing informed discussion of contemporary issues in the Pacific Islands region.

It features refereed articles that examine social, economic, political.Subjects: Pacific Islands Studies (PACS) Tags: HawPac Kapiʻolani Community College Library • Diamond Head Road • Honolulu Hawaiʻi   A 3,year-old burial in the Pacific Island nation of Vanuatu that is source of one of the ancient DNA samples reported on in this study.

It is a triangular bone arrangement, with skulls at each vertex, lying on the legs of a skeleton without a skull.