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Item Description Brugh, Theresa A. en_US 2011-09-07T00:14:56Z 2011-09-07T00:14:56Z 2007 en_US
dc.description Thesis (M.A.)--University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2007 en_US
dc.description Pacific Islands Studies en_US
dc.description.abstract This thesis examines the feasibility of refusing traditional marine conservation knowledge in Palau, but more specifically within the island of Peleliu. The arguments presented here involve Palauan traditional marine conservation practices, paying attention to current use, value, and opinions regarding whether this knowledge could be effectively used to manage marine resources in Peleliu. However, this thesis argues that refusing traditional concepts are useful on other levels for cultural perpetuation. en_US
dc.format.extent iv, 145 leaves + 1 DVD en_US
dc.relation Theses for the degree of Master of Arts (University of Hawaii at Manoa). Pacific Islands Studies; no. 3369 en_US
dc.rights All UHM dissertations and theses are protected by copyright. They may be viewed from this source for any purpose, but reproduction or distribution in any format is prohibited without written permission from the copyright owner. en_US
dc.subject Micronesia - Belau en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Marine resources conservation--Palau--Peleliu Island. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Subsistence economy--Palaou--Peleliu Island. en_US
dc.title Belilou, Beluu el Omechelel a Tekoi (Peleliu, the Place Where Things Begin): Possibilities for the Re/use of Traditional Marine Conservation Practices in the Republic of Palau en_US
local.identifier.callnumber CB5 .H3 no.3369 en_US

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