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Interracial Marriage in Hawaii:

Naturevolume 140page665 (1937) | Download Citation



STUDENTS of the inter-relationships between groups of people of different racial and cultural origins have long been interested in Hawaii, “the melting-pot of the Pacific”, where Americans, Japanese, Chinese, Filipinos, Portuguese, native Hawaiians and others have worked out a modus vivendi with, apparently, the minimum of friction. Dr. Adams has given us an elaborate and well-documented analysis of this situation.

Interracial Marriage in Hawaii:

a Study of the Mutually Conditioned Processes of Acculturation and Amalgamation. By Romanzo Adams. Pp. xviii + 353 + 11 plates. (New York: The Macmillan Co., 1937.) 18s. net.

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