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Volume 15 Number 1 March 1992


Volume 15 Number 1 March 1992


ARTICLES

 

Gorenflo, L.J. and Michael J. Levin

Regional Demographic Change in Pohnpei State, Federated State of Micronesia. Pacific Studies 15(1): 1-50.

 

Rubinstein, Donald H.

Suicide in Micronesia and Samoa: A Critique of Explanations. Pacific Studies 15(1): 51-76.

 

Campbell, I.C.

The Emergence of Parliamentary Politics in Tonga. Pacific Studies 15(1): 77-98.

 

EDITOR'S FORUM

 

Larmour, Peter

States and Socities in the Pacific Islands. Pacific Studies 15(1): 99-122.

 

BOOK REVIEW FORUM

 

Strathern, Marilyn

The Gender of the Gift: Problems with Women and Problems with Society in Melanesia (Paula Brown, Roger M. Keesing, Margaret Jolly). Pacific Studies 15(1): 123-148.

 

Strathern, Marilyn

Response. Pacific Studies 15(1): 149-160.

 

BOOKS NOTED

 

Moffat, Riley M.

Recent Pacific Islands Publications: Selected Acquisitions, April-August 1991. Pacific Studies 15(1): 161-168.


SPECIAL SUPPLEMENT

 

Index, Pacific Studies Volumes 10-14.

 

 

Volume 15 Number 2 June 1992


ARTICLES

 

Zorn, Jean G.

Graun Bilong Mipela: Local Land Courts and the Changing Customary Law of Papua New Guinea. Pacific Studies 15(2): 1-38.

 

Wagner-Wright, Sandra

When Unity Is Torn Asunder: The Distressing Case of Thomas and Lucia Holman. Pacific Studies 15(2): 39-60.

 

Moore, Clive

Revising the Revisionists: The Historiography of Immigrant Melanesians in Australia. Pacific Studies 15(2): 61-86.

 

EDITOR'S FORUM

 

Larmour, Peter

The Politics of Race and Ethnicity: Theoretical Perspectives on Papua New Guinea. Pacific Studies 15(2): 87-108.

 

BOOK REVIEW FORUM

 

Thomas, Nicholas

Out of Time: History and Evolution in Anthropological Discourse (Jonathan Friedman, David Hanlon, Bradd Shore, Richard J. Parmentier). Pacific Studies 15(2): 109-141.

Thomas, Nicholas

Response. Pacific Studies 15(2): 142-158.

 

REVIEWS

 

Schieffelin, Bambi B.

The Give and Take of Everyday Life: Language Socialization of Kaluli Children (Terence E. Hays). Pacific Studies 15(2): 159-162.

 

Ochs, Elinor

Culture and Language Development: Language Acquisition and Language Socialization in a Samoan Village (Jeannette Marie Mageo). Pacific Studies 15(2): 162-168.

 

Brunton, Ron

The Abandoned Narcotic: Kava and Cultural Instability in Melanesia (Mac Marshall). Pacific Studies 15(2): 168-173.

 

Malo, Davida (Malcolm Naea Chun, Ed.)

Ka Mo'olelo Hawaii (Hawaiian Antiquities).

Chun, Malcolm Naea

Hawaiian Medicine Book, He Buke Laau Lapaau

(John Charlot). Pacific Studies 15(2): 173-178.

 

Wilson, John, ed.

From the Beginning: The Archaeology of the Maori (Ian G. Barber). Pacific Studies 15(2): 178-183.

 

Tremewan, Peter

French Akaroa: An Attempt to Colonise Southern New Zealand (Alan Clark). Pacific Studies 15(2): 183-185.

 

Robie, David

Blood on Their Banner: Nationalist Struggles in the South Pacific (John Connell). Pacific Studies 15(2): 185-188.

 

Leibowitz, Arnold H.

Defining Status: A Comprehensive Analysis of United States Territorial Relations (Robert F. Rogers and Dirk A. Ballendorf). Pacific Studies 15(2): 188-190.

 

BOOKS NOTED

 

Moffat, Riley M.

Recent Pacific Islands Publications: Selected Acquisitions, September-October 1991. Pacific Studies 15(2): 191-198.

 

 

 

Volume 15 Number 3 September 1992


ARTICLES

 

Bare, Jean-Francois

Talking Economics in Tahitian: A Few Comments. Pacific Studies 15(3): 1-24.

 

McCallum, Wayne

European Loyalist and Polynesian Political Dissent in New Caledonia: The Other Challenge to RPCR Orthodoxy. Pacific Studies 15(3): 25-58.

 

Campbell, I.C.

A Historical Perspective on Aid and Dependency: The Example of Tonga. Pacific Studies 15(3): 59-76.

 

Young, John A.

Social Protest and Spontaneous Development: A Contemporary Social Movement in Fiji. Pacific Studies 15(3): 77-114.

 

EDITOR'S FORUM

 

Hart Nibbrig, Nand E.

Rascals in Paradise: Urban Gangs in Papua New Guinea. Pacific Studies 15(3): 115-134.

 

BOOK REVIEW FORUM

 

Grimshaw, Patricia

Paths of Duty: American Missionary Wives in Nineteenth-Century Hawaii (Claudia Knapman, John Young, Nancy F. Cott, Mary Catherine Bateson). Pacific Studies 15(3): 135-155.

 

Grimshaw, Patricia

Response. Pacific Studies 15(3): 156-170.

 

REVIEWS

 

Linnekin, Jocelyn

Sacred Queens and Women of Consequence: Rank, Gender, and Colonialism in the Hawaiian Islands (Judith Huntsman). Pacific Studies 15(3): 171-174.

 

Thompson, Laura

Beyond the Dream: A Search for Meaning (Leonard Mason). Pacific Studies 15(3): 174-180.

 

Blixen, Olaf

'I te matamu'a: Fundamentos de la cosmovision Polinesia (Mario Califano). Pacific Studies 15(3): 180-183.

 

BOOKS NOTED

 

Moffat, Riley M.

Recent Pacific Islands Publications: Selected Acquisitions, November-December 1991. Pacific Studies 15(3): 185-192.

 

 


Volume 15 Number 4 December 1992

 

SPECIAL ISSUE: The Arts and Politics

 

CONTENTS

 

Nero, Karen L., Guest Editor

Introduction: Challenging Communications in the Contemporary Pacific. Pacific Studies 15(4): 1-12.

 

Petersen, Glenn

Dancing Defiance: The Politics of Pohnpeian Dance Performances. Pacific Studies 15(4): 13-28.

 

Pinsker, Eve C.

Celebrations of Government: Dance Performance and Legitimacy in the Federated States of Micronesia. Pacific Studies 15(4): 29-56.

 

Flinn, Juliana

Pulapese Dance: Asserting Identity and Tradition in Modern Contexts. Pacific Studies 15(4): 57-66.

 

Donner, William W.

It's the Same Old Song but with a Different Meaning: Community and Ethnicity in Sikaiana Expressive Culture. Pacific Studies 15(4): 67-82.

 

Howard, Alan

Symbols of Power and the Politics of Impotence: The Molmahao Rebellion on Rotuma. Pacific Studies 15(4): 83-116.

 

Stevenson, Karen

Politicization of la Culture Ma'ohi: The Creation of a Tahitian Cultural Identity. Pacific Studies 15(4): 117-136.

 

Jones, Anna Laura

Women, Art, and the Crafting of Ethnicity in Contemporary French Polynesia. Pacific Studies 15(4): 137-154.

 

Duranti, Alessandro

Heteroglossia in Samoan Oratory. Pacific Studies 15(4): 155-176.

 

Hereniko, Vilsoni

The Monster (A Fantasy). A One-Act Play, with an Interview with the Playwright. Pacific Studies 15(4): 177-198.

 

Sinavaiana, Caroline

Comic Theater in Samoa as Indigenous Media. Pacific Studes 15(4): 199-210.

 

Billings, Dorothy K.

The Theater of Politics: Contrasting Types of Performance in Melanesia. Pacific Studies 15(4): 211-234.

 

Nero, Karen L.

The Breadfruit Tree Story: Mythological Transformations in Palauan Politics. Pacific Studies 15(4): 235-260.

 

Fitzpatrick, Judith

"Planem Family Blong Iu": Poster Art in the Solomon Islands. Pacific Studies 15(4): 261-282.

 

Sinclair, Karen P.

Maori Literature: Protest and Affirmation. Pacific Studies 15(4): 283-310.

 

Kaeppler, Adrienne L.

Epilogue: States of the Arts. Pacific Studies 15(4): 311-318.

 

 

 

 

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