Hawaiian blood : colonialism and the politics of sovereignty and indigeneity (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Hawaiian blood : colonialism and the politics of sovereignty and indigeneity

Hawaiian blood : colonialism and the politics of sovereignty and indigeneity

Author: J Kēhaulani Kauanui
Publisher: Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press, 2008.
Series: Narrating native histories
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

In 1921 the US Congress officially defined "Native Hawaiians" as those people with at least one-half blood quantum of individuals inhabiting the Hawaiian Islands prior to 1778. This book provides a  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Kēhaulani Kauanui
ISBN: 9780822340584 0822340585 9780822340799 0822340798
OCLC Number: 300103161
Description: Seiten.
Contents: A Note to Readers xiAcknowledgments xiiiIntroduction: Got Blood? 11. Racialized Beneficiaries and Genealogical Descendants 372. "Can you wonder that the Hawaiians did not get more?" Historical Context for the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act 673. Under the Guise of Hawaiian Rehabilitation 994. The Virile, Prolific, and Enterprising: Part-Hawaiians and the Problem with Rehabilitation 1215. Limiting Hawaiians, Limiting the Bill: Rehabilitation Recoded 1456. Sovereignty Struggles and the Legacy of the 50-Percent Rule 171Notes 197Bibliography 211Index 229
Series Title: Narrating native histories
Responsibility: J. Kēhaulani Kauanui.


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"Hawaiian Blood is an important work that addresses the racialization of Hawaiians in a way that no other work has done. J. Kehaulani Kauanui reveals how the fifty-percent blood quantum continues to Read more...

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