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The Polynesian Family System in Kau'u Hawaii

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This insightful study of the Hawaiian family, first published in the 1950's, explored the manners and customs accompanying the cycles of life - from birth, marriage, sexual practices, religious beliefs, and family relations through death and afterlife. Most importantly, premier Hawaiian scholar Mary Kawena Pukui was able to persuade her kupuna or elders, who resided in Ka' ...more
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published October 30th 2006 by Ingram
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