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Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin
Language: en
Pages: 428
Authors: Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum
Categories: Anthropology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher:

Includes Report of the Director.
Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors:
Categories: Ethnology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971 - Publisher:

Hawaiki, Ancestral Polynesia
Language: en
Pages: 375
Authors: Patrick Vinton Kirch
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-03-15 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An anthropological approach to long-term history through detailed reconstruction of the Ancestral Polynesian culture, Hawaiki.
On the Road of the Winds
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Patrick Vinton Kirch
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-14 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

The Pacific Ocean covers one-third of the earth's surface and encompasses many thousands of islands, which are home to numerous human societies and cultures. Am
The Evolution of the Polynesian Chiefdoms
Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors: Patrick Vinton Kirch
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-07-13 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A first study from an archaeological perspective of the elaborate systems of Polynesian chiefdoms presents an original account of the processes of cultural chan
Heiau, ‘Āina, Lani
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Patrick Vinton Kirch
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-31 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Heiau, ‘Āina, Lani is a collaborative study of 78 temple sites in the ancient moku of Kahikinui and Kaupō in southeastern Maui, undertaken using a novel app
Refocusing Ethnographic Museums through Oceanic Lenses
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Philipp Schorch
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-30 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Refocusing Ethnographic Museums through Oceanic Lenses offers a collaborative ethnographic investigation of Indigenous museum practices in three Pacific museums
The Abandoned Narcotic
Language: en
Pages: 219
Authors: Ron Brunton
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: CUP Archive

In this book, Ron Brunton attempts to explain the strange geographical distribution of kava, a narcotic drink once widely consumed by south-west Pacific islande
How Chiefs Became Kings
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Patrick Vinton Kirch
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-07 - Publisher: University of California Press

In How Chiefs Became Kings, Patrick Vinton Kirch addresses a central problem in anthropological archaeology: the emergence of “archaic states” whose distinc
Bishop Museum Occasional Papers
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors:
Categories: Natural history
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: