An inquiry into the question of cultural stability in Polynesia.

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Polynesians, Industries, Primitive -- Polynesia, Taboo -- Polynesia, Tattooing -- Poly

Places

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Other titlesPolynesia.
SeriesColumbia University contributions to anthropology ;, v. 9
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LC ClassificationsE51 .C7 vol. 9 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination89 p.
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Open LibraryOL5694559M
LC Control Number70082354

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It doesn’t take much reading into criticism of the Polynesian Cultural Center on O’ahu to understand that much of it is still coming through a colonial lens. But I do think it’s important to do the mental homework necessary to understand that with Tiki we amplify an idealized view of Polynesia, while the life and post-contact history of.

Only after many years of learning how to voyage long distances, and to survive on the high islands and atolls they found in the sea, did the ocean-oriented Polynesian culture take on its classic form.

An Inquiry into the Question of Cultural Stability in Polynesia. New York: Columbia University Press, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress (46) To the Field and Back. Margaret Mead standing between two Samoan girls, ca. Gelatin silver print. Manuscript Division, Library of Congress.

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Apparent throughout her writings is her fascination with cultural diversity. Clearly, her first fieldwork in Samoa, her first encounter with another human tradition, had a profound and lasting impact.

One need only compare An Inquiry into the Question of Cultural Stability in Polynesia (a), a thesis written predominantly before her first. One of the last items in this section of the exhibition is a copy of Mead's doctoral dissertation, An Inquiry into the Question of Cultural Stability in Polynesia.

Considered a library dissertation, it was completed before she embarked on her first field trip to Samoa.

To the Field and Back. At its core, political culture—the shared values and beliefs of a group or society regarding political relationships and public policy—answers the question of how human beings are going to.

An essay by curator Ruba Katrib considers Manna's inquiry into cultural stability with regard to the ancient cultures of the Levantine, and the reigning external-environmental and social forces responsible for creating a stable culture. Copublished with Henie Onstad Kunstsenter.

Polynesian culture - Polynesian culture - Traditional Polynesia: Linguistic evidence suggests that western Polynesia was first settled some 3, years ago, by people of the Lapita culture.

It has proved harder to establish when eastern Polynesia was settled. It is possible that some islands were occupied soon after the arrival of Lapita colonists in western Polynesia. Inquiry into the Question of Cultural Stability in Polynesia (Columbia University Contributions to Anthropology Series, ); Coming of Age in Samoa: A Psychological Study of Primitive Youth for Western Civilization (Morrow, ); Growing Up in New Guinea: A Comparative Study of Primitive Education (Morrow, ); Social Organization of Manu.

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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 Polynesia.

Nonetheless, the seeds for his theory of Polynesian settlement, one that takes into account the nautical abilities of the Polynesians, can be found in an earlier journal entry dating back to l Cultural Inquiry Process Steps: Overview.

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New York: AMS Press, UHM Call Number: GN M4 89 pages. Mead was an anthropologist famous for her work in the Pacific. Select type of book search you would like to make.

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The Pacific Islands are highly diverse in political status, population, development, migration prospects, and potential for instability. Resilience is most under challenge in western Melanesia: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu are states-in-formation characterised by extraordinary linguistic and group diversity giving rise to weak consciousness of nationhood.

(shelved 1 time as polynesian-literature) avg rating — 1, ratings — published Cultural and linguistic evidence further supports the west-to-east migration pattern, with striking similarities observed across the Polynesian Triangle. The path of the Lapita is marked by pottery with distinct geometric designs found in more than South Pacific locations, from Papua New Guinea to Samoa (Field Museum).

Polynesian culture - Polynesian culture - Religion: Polynesian belief systems emphasized animism, a perspective in which all things, animate and inanimate, were believed to be endowed to a greater or lesser degree with sacred supernatural power.

That power, known among Polynesians as mana, could be nullified by various human actions, and many of the region’s tapu (“prohibitions” or.Malayo-Polynesian languages are spoken in Polynesia. The Polynesians were skilled navigators and sailors, and the Pacific islands they settled were often separated by enormous expanses of open ocean.

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See T. Barrow, Art and Life in Polynesia (); B. Finney, Voyage of Rediscovery: A Cultural Odyssey through Polynesia (). The area fell into decline in the mid to late 20th century and before its demolition it had become underused, neglected and poorly integrated with the city centre.

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