Marking indigeneity : the Tongan art of sociospatial relations / Tēvita O. Kaʻili ; foreword by ʻŌkusitino Māhina.

Author
Kaʻili, Tēvita O. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Tucson : The University of Arizona Press, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description
xvii, 180 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

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Writer of foreword
Series
Summary note
"This book explores how Tongan cultural practices conflict with and coexist within Hawaiian society"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-173) and index.
Contents
Talateu = Introduction -- Mediating the conflicting times-spaces of Maui -- Indigenous time and space -- Theorizing tā-vā -- Researching as a communal concept and practice -- Reconnecting Tonga and Hawaiʻi -- The art of symmetrical sociospatial relations -- "Seeking self-praise impoverishes one's kin" -- Tātuku = Concluding note -- Appendix: Selected Tongan terms and proverbs.
Other title(s)
Tongan art of sociospatial relations
ISBN
  • 9780816530564 ((hardcover : alkaline paper))
  • 0816530564 ((hardcover : alkaline paper))
LCCN
2017007698
OCLC
991535881
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