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Hawai"i reader in traditional Chinese culture

Hawai"i reader in traditional Chinese culture

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Published by University of Hawaiʻi Press in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China -- Civilization -- Sources -- Textbooks

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [647]-661) and index.

    Statementedited by Victor H. Mair, Nancy Shatzman Steinhardt, and Paul R. Goldin.
    GenreSources, Textbooks.
    ContributionsMair, Victor H., 1943-, Steinhardt, Nancy Shatzman., Goldin, Paul Rakita, 1972-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS721 .H338 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 679 p. :
    Number of Pages679
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15567892M
    ISBN 100824827856
    LC Control Number2004012418
    OCLC/WorldCa55487475

    This beautifully illustrated book tells the tale of a native Hawaiian tree snail and the struggle to survive in a forest full of deadly invasive species. Sadly, this is the reality of native plants and animals in Hawaii; of the 99 species of Hawaiian tree snails, 74 are already story has impacted local readers who were taught at a young age to mālama ʻāina (take care of the land Missing: Chinese Culture. Today, Hawaiian culture may hold many of the answers sought in a rapidly changing world. The spirit of aloha – being in the presence of and sharing the essence of life – teaches us lessons of peace, kindness, compassion and responsibility to future generations.

      Most of the books were printed in the Ming () and early Qing () periods. San Cai Tu Hui literally means "Pictorial Encyclopedia of the Three Powers,' which are Heaven, Earth, and Man. The collection deals with all aspects of Chinese culture, but is particularly strong in medicine, Buddhism, history, and literature. The Chinese in Hawaiʻi constitute about % of the state's population, most of whom (75%) are Cantonese people with ancestors from Zhongshan in number does not include people of mixed Chinese and Hawaiian descent. If all people with Chinese ancestry in Hawaiʻi (including the Chinese-Hawaiians) are included, they form about 1/3 of Hawaii's entire population.

      This was another Po’okela Honorable Mention (in Children’s Hawaiian Culture) which I felt should have won as it’s a lot more fun to read and teaches you about the ecology of Hawaii through a unique adventure. ~So those are our 10 Favorite Hawaii Children’s Books, some of them we’ve already reviewed and a few we haven’t. Martha Beckwith was the first scholar to chart a path through the hundreds of books, articles, and little-known manuscripts that recorded the oral narratives of the Hawaiian people. Her book has become a classic work of folklore and ethnology, and the definitive treatment of Hawaiian mythology. Cover design by Kenneth A. Miyamoto.


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