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Title:   Ruling Chiefs of Hawaii
Author:   S. M. Kamakau
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:   1961
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian History
Collections:   Biographies
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096985
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (273)
 
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...In 1961 the first edition of the English translation of Samuel Kamakau's Ruling Chiefs of Hawaii was published by Kamehameha Schools Press. Many contributed to make its publication possible. A group of Hawaiian scholars was first selected by the trustees of Bishop Museum to translate Kamakau's florid literary styl...
 
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...Many famous chiefs, mentioned in Hawaiian history, were descended from Hana-laa-nui. The ruling chiefs (noho alii) of Hawaii were of that particular lineage (mookuauhau), and with additions from those of the other islands, the genealogy of Hawaii's chiefs an...
 
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...tory of Umi. 1 -- The Story of Kiha-a-Pii-lani. 22 -- The Story of Keawe-nui-a-Umi. 34 -- The Story of Lono-i-ka-makahiki. 47 -- Keawe's Reign. 64 -- Hawaii Under Alapai-nui. 66 -- Hawaii Under Ka-lani-opuu. 78 -- Captain Cook's Visit to Hawaii. 92 -- Events of Ka-lani-opuu's Time. 105 -- Kamehameha Wins Half Hawaii. 117 -- Ka-hahana Loses Oahu. 128 -- Kamehameha Wins All ...
 
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Title:   Life in Early Hawaii the Ahupuaa
Author:   Kamehameha Schools Press
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Language:   English
Date:   1994
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of the Americas (Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, etc.), Hawaiian History
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096896
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (166)
 
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...The first edition of The Ahupuaa, published in 1979, was planned and developed by the Kamehameha Schools Hawaiian Studies Institute. It was the first publication undertaken by the institute, which was created in 1978 to consolidate the efforts of Hawaiian studies specialists from several Kamehameha programs. Kamehameha staff me...
 
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...In the time of umi, son of the great chief Liloa, the Hawaiian islands were divided into political regions. The four mokupuni (larger islands) of Kauai, Oahu, Maui, and Hawaii were divided into moku (districts). The smaller islands of Molokai, Lanai and Kahoolawe became moku of ...
 
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Title:   Hawaiian Language References-'Olelo Makuahine
Author:   Kamehameha Schools
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, General Works (Periodicals, Series, idexes, Almanacs, etc.), Hawaii Education
Collections:   Reference
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096812
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (61)
 
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...This volume contains a list of references to help aid in the research common research topics relating to Hawaii. The references listed are: Hawaiian Language and History Websites, Hawaiian Language Dictionaries, Sources of 'Olelo Hawai'i, Research Finding Aids, Hawaiian Newspaper Resourcers and The Hawaiian Newspapers....
 
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Title:   Na Makana a Na I'A (The Fish and Their Gifts)
Author:   Joshua Kaiponohea Stender
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Fiction, Drama and Literature, Hawaiian Education
Collections:   Children's Literature
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096784
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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...ddle- and high-school students, this book is the result of an interdisciplinary book-publishing project integrating English Language Arts, Fine Arts, Hawaiian Language, Hawaiian Studies, and Science and Technology....
 
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...a Aina. Mai ka papa malaao a hiki i ka papa umikumalua, he kula no ia e nana nui i na pono o ke kaiaulu a e hooikaika nei he elua olelo. o ka olelo Hawaii a me ka olelo Pelekane, me ka nana nui i ka moomeheu Hawaii. Aia ke kula ma Waimea kuaaina ma ka moku o Kohala i ka aoao akau o Hawaii mokupuni (o ia hoi ka mokupuni nui loa ma ka hema loa o ka paeaina o Hawaii. ) P...
 
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Title:   Waimanalo: Where I Live
Author:   Julie Stewart Williams
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Children's Literature
Book Id:   WPLBN0002097009
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (30)
 
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...This book was created for early children education in Hawaiian studies. It includes basic phrases in Hawaiian with English translations to educate the youth in Hawaii....
 
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Title:   Hulili Vol. 4 No. 1 2007
Author:   Shawn Malia Kanaiaupuni, Ph. D.
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Volume:  4
Language:   English
Date:   2007
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Education
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096835
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (60)
 
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...our ancestors, and yet so vigorously to the future. From these connections come our values, and this fourth volume of Hulili speaks strongly about Hawaiian values. The writings carry clear messages about kuleana (responsibility), imi naauao (seeking knowledge), and the importance of olelo (language) and ohana (family). Our contributors voice the tremendous kuleana t...
 
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...ough times of crisis, to inspire hope, and to point us toward new horizons. This essay pays tribute to the visionaries, teachers, and leaders of the Hawaiian voyaging movement. For me, these powerful teachers are Mau Piailug, Herb Kane, Eddie Aikau, and my greatest teacher, my father, Myron Thompson....
 
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Title:   Hulili Vol. 3 No. 1 2006
Author:   Shawn Malia Kanaiaupuni, Ph. D.
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Volume:  3
Language:   English
Date:   2006
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Education
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096834
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (60)
 
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...A Hawaiian proverb says, “Ho ae ka ike heenalu i ka hokua o ka ale,” or “show your knowledge of surfing on the back of the wave. ” This saying suggests that talking about ones knowledge and skill is not enough; let it be prove...
 
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...franchised back together again. It is only from this place of wholeness, our holiness, that we can dream once more. And when we dream, let it be of a Hawaii where our people are healthy and vibrant, where we no longer kill ourselves with despair and abuse. Let us dream a Hawaii, as Dr. Manu Meyer says, “where our children are inspired to make knowledge joyful.” And let us ...
 
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...The Hour of Remembering. 9 -- Elizabeth Kapuuwailani Lindsey-On Being Hawaiian. 19 -- Jonathan Osorio-Grounding Hawaiian Learners—and Teachers—-in Their Indigenous Identity. 27 -- Monica A. Kaimipono Kaiwi-Kaupapa Maori Research and Pakeha Social Science:-Epistemological Tensions in a Study of ...
 
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Title:   Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop
Author:   Julie Stewart Williams
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Language:   English
Date:   1999
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian History
Collections:   Biographies
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096977
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (75)
 
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...es originally written by faculty in a Kamehameha reading program. The books were designed to increase students' reading skills and their knowledge of Hawaiian history and culture by focusing on topics such as the Hawaiian monarchy. Some of these books have been translated from their original English into Hawaiian through the efforts of the staff of the Kamehameha Schools ...
 
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...Preface. vii -- Acknowledgments. ix -- Introduction. 1 -- A Princess of Hawaii. 3 -- A School for Royal Children. 18 -- A Gifted Pupil. 30 -- Deeply in Love. 47 -- Of Service to All. 55 -- "No, no! Not me!". 64 -- To Faraway Places. 66 -- Cousin Ruth Keelikolani. 70 -- "Aloha, Pauahi!". 74 -- Leg...
 
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Title:   Hulili Vol. 5 No. 1 2008
Author:   Shawn Malia Kanaiaupuni, Ph. D.
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Volume:  5
Language:   English
Date:   2008
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Social Sciences, Hawaiian Education
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096836
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (75)
 
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...The intimate connection between Hawaiians and aina (land) is the focus of two articles this year. In a piece that weaves together scholarly research and personal moolelo (storytelling), cultural beliefs about land, language, and community reveal strong imp...
 
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...Molokai: Future of a Hawaiian Island This vision statement was created by numerous groups of the Molokai community and largely based on work from the generations before us. There are too many contributors to list, but on page 52, there is a hui ...
 
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Title:   Hulili Vol. 2 No. 1 2005
Author:   Shawn Malia Kanaiaupuni, Ph. D.
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Volume:  2
Language:   English
Date:   2005
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Education
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096833
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (45)
 
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...The year 2005 has been a pivotal time for Native Hawaiians. As a community, we have come together with a heightened purpose and passion for what it means to be an indigenous people. This is critical in light of persistent legal threats to Hawaiian institutions such as Kam...
 
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...ve, preserve, restore, and sustain our laa environment for all hanauna (generations) to come. * From a talk given at the 2004 Research Conference on Hawaiian Well-Being at the Kamehameha Schools Hawaii Campus....
 
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...I Hea Na Kanaka Maoli Whither the Hawaiians-Kekuni Blaisdell. 9 -- I Am This Land and This Land Is Me -Pualani Kanahele. 21 -- Issues and Processes in Indigenous Research -Peter Mataira, Jon K. Matsuoka, and Paula T. Morelli. 35 -- The Moolelo (Story) of Teac...
 
       
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