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Paradise Remade

The Politics of Culture and History in Hawai'i

Paradise Remade( )
Author: Buck, Elizabeth
ISBN:978-1-56639-200-6
Publication Date:Jan 1994
Publisher:Temple University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $33.95
Book Description:

This is a book about the politics of competing cultures and myths in a colonized nation. Elizabeth Buck considers the transformation of Hawaiian culture focusing on the indigenous population rather than on the colonizers. She describes how Hawaii's established religious, social, political, and economic relationships have changed in the past 200 years as a result of Western imperialism. Her account is particularly timely in light of the current Hawaiian demands for sovereignty 100 years...
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Book Details
Pages:252
Detailed Subjects: History / United States / State & Local / West (Ak, Ca, Co, Hi, Id, Mt, Nv, Ut, Wy)
Political Science / American Government / State
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.25 x 0.6 Inches
Book Weight:0.77 Pounds



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