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People and Cultures of Hawaii

A Psychocultural Profile

by John F. McDermott

  • 243 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by University of Hawaii Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Psychology,
  • Sociology,
  • Personality and culture,
  • Ethnic Sociology,
  • Ethnopsychology,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Social conditions,
  • Psychiatry, Transcultural,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Psychology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Hawaii

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8161045M
    ISBN 100824807065
    ISBN 109780824807061

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The present work tracks the course of Brand: University of Hawaii Press, The. 4 People and Cultures of Hawai‘i Mana accumulated through actions came from two sources: Kū, akua of assertiveness, debate, aggression and war; and Lono, akua of peace, healing, fertility, sexuality, and sensuality.

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Outside of Aotearoa, now used as the Māori name for New Zealand, the Polynesian Cultural Center provides a unique place where students are learning the culture. Following an introduction in which the concept of culture in its various aspects is defined, this book deals with major ethnic groups in Hawaii in the order of their arrival in the state, with a chapter devoted to each.

The story of each group discusses the history of immigration, traditional culture, stereotypes that need clarification, the contemporary situation of the group in Hawaii Cited by: Free 2-day shipping.

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Hawaiian children are publicly educated under the same terms as any other children in the United States. In Hawaii, native Hawaiians are publicly educated by the Hawaiʻi State Department of Education, an ethnically diverse school system that is the United States' largest and most centralized.

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IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in :. John F. McDermott is an American psychiatrist who lives in Honolulu, is married to Sarah McDermott, and has two children - a boy named John F., III and a girl named Elizabeth C.

He attended Cornell University and New York Medical did his residency in Psychiatry and Child Psychiatry at the University of Michigan's Medical Center and Henry Ford Hospital and became a tenured Born: Hartford, Connecticut.The Polynesian Cultural Center first opened its doors in as a way for students at the adjacent Church College of Hawaii (now Brigham Young University Hawaii) to earn money for their education and as a means to preserve and portray the cultures, art and crafts of the people of : (shelved 7 times as other-cultures) avg rating — 29, ratings — published Want to Read saving.