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Changing contexts, shifting meanings : transformations of cultural traditions in Oceania

Author: Elfriede Hermann
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press in association with the Honolulu Academy of Arts, ©2011.
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"This book sheds new light on processes of cultural transformation at work in Oceania and analyzes them as products of interrelationships between culturally created meanings and specific contexts. In a series of inspiring essays, noted scholars of the region examine these interrelationships for insight into how cultural traditions are shaped on an ongoing basis."--Publisher's information.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
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Changing contexts, shifting meanings.
Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press in association with the Honolulu Academy of Arts, ©2011
(DLC) 2011005312
(OCoLC)702357820
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elfriede Hermann
ISBN: 9780824860141 0824860144 9780824870355 0824870352
OCLC Number: 794925331
Notes: Papers from a symposium sponsored by the Honolulu Academy of Arts, held Feb. 23-26, 2006, in conjunction with the exhibition Life in the Pacific of the 1700s.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 365 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction: Engaging with Interactions: Traditions as Context-Bound Articulations / Elfriede Hermann --
Changing Contexts, Shifting Meanings: The Cook/Forster Collection, For Example / Brigitta Hauser-Schäublin --
Part I. Early Encounters. --
Histories of the Before: Lelu, Nan Madol, and Deep Time / David Hanlon --
Beyond the Beach? Re-articulating the Limen in Oceanic Pasts, Presents, and Futures / Margaret Jolly --
Encountering Agency: Islanders, European Voyagers, and the Production of Race in Oceania / Bronwen Douglas --
Aphrodite's Island: Sexual Mythologies in Early Contact Tahiti / Anne Salmond --
An Encounter with Violence in Paradise: Georg Forster's Reflections on War in Aotearoa, Tahiti, and Tonga (1772-1775) / Gundolf Krüger --
Inventing Polynesia / Serge Tcherkézoff --
Part II. Memories. --
Naming and Memory on Tanna, Vanuatu / Lamont Lindstrom --
Inventing Traditions and Remembering the Past in Manus / Ton Otto --
Social Mimesis, Commemoration, and Ethnic Performance: Fiji Banaban Representations of the Past / Wolfgang Kempf --
Part III. Global and (Trans)local Processes. --
Moving onto the Stage: Tourism and the Transformation of Tahitian Dance / Miriam Kahn --
Producing Inalienable Objects in a Global Market: The Solien Besena in Contemporary Australia / Jacquelyn A. Lewis-Harris --
Alienation and Appropriation: Fijian Water and the Pacific Romance in Fiji and New York / Martha Kaplan --
Shanti and Mana: The Loss and Recovery of Culture under Postcolonial Conditions in Fiji / John D. Kelly --
Justice in Wallis-'Uvea: Customary Rights and Republican Law in a French Overseas Territory / Françoise Douaire-Marsaudon --
Part IV. Cultural Exchange and Identities. --
Maori Traditions in Analogy with the Past / Toon van Meijl --
Contemporary Tongan Artists and the Reshaping of Oceanic Identity / Paul van der Grijp --
A Tale of Three Time Travelers: Maintaining Relationships, Exploring Visual Technologies / Karen L. Nero --
Cultural Change in Oceania: Remembering the Historical Questions / Peter Hempenstall --
Epilogue / Aletta Biersack.
Responsibility: edited by Elfriede Hermann.

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