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The Resource Barack Obama, the aloha zen president : how a son of the 50th state may revitalize America based on 12 multicultural principles, Michael Haas, editor ; foreword by Michael Dukakis ; with the kōkua of Ibrahim Aoudé, Edward D. Beechert, Dan Boylan, Nina K. Buchanan, A. Didrick Castberg, Helen Geracimos Chapin, Robert A. Fox, Yasumasa Kuroda, Lāpaki, Rodney Morales, and Anthony J. Palmer

Barack Obama, the aloha zen president : how a son of the 50th state may revitalize America based on 12 multicultural principles, Michael Haas, editor ; foreword by Michael Dukakis ; with the kōkua of Ibrahim Aoudé, Edward D. Beechert, Dan Boylan, Nina K. Buchanan, A. Didrick Castberg, Helen Geracimos Chapin, Robert A. Fox, Yasumasa Kuroda, Lāpaki, Rodney Morales, and Anthony J. Palmer

Label
Barack Obama, the aloha zen president : how a son of the 50th state may revitalize America based on 12 multicultural principles
Title
Barack Obama, the aloha zen president
Title remainder
how a son of the 50th state may revitalize America based on 12 multicultural principles
Statement of responsibility
Michael Haas, editor ; foreword by Michael Dukakis ; with the kōkua of Ibrahim Aoudé, Edward D. Beechert, Dan Boylan, Nina K. Buchanan, A. Didrick Castberg, Helen Geracimos Chapin, Robert A. Fox, Yasumasa Kuroda, Lāpaki, Rodney Morales, and Anthony J. Palmer
Title variation
how a son of the fiftieth state may revitalize America based on twelve multicultural principles
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Obama's aspiration to transform the United States using Hawai'i as his model has been a conspicuous theme in his books and speeches over the years. This book examines Obama's decisions as an adult and as president and exposes how they are directly linked to the culture of Hawai'i and Obama's multicultural life as a child
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.800973
Illustrations
  • charts
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
HN90.M84
LC item number
B37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Haas, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Multiculturalism
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Obama, Barack
Target audience
adult
Label
Barack Obama, the aloha zen president : how a son of the 50th state may revitalize America based on 12 multicultural principles, Michael Haas, editor ; foreword by Michael Dukakis ; with the kōkua of Ibrahim Aoudé, Edward D. Beechert, Dan Boylan, Nina K. Buchanan, A. Didrick Castberg, Helen Geracimos Chapin, Robert A. Fox, Yasumasa Kuroda, Lāpaki, Rodney Morales, and Anthony J. Palmer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [365]-405) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Multicultural Barack Obama / Michael Haas -- History of the struggles of the peoples of the islands / Michael Haas -- Public opinion and cultural values / Yasumasu Kuroda -- The multilingual state / Lāpaki -- The media: a mixed plate / Helen Geracimos Chapin -- The emergence of local literature / Rodney Morales -- Hawai'i calls: musics of the islands / Anthony J. Palmer -- Electoral politics: post-racial? / Dan Boylan and Michael Haas -- The strength of organized labor / Edward D. Beechart -- Social structure and social mobility / Michael Haas -- Multiculturalizing elementary and secondary education / Nina K. Buchanan, Robert A. Fox, and Michael Haas -- A university searching for identity / Michael Haas -- Crime and justice without profiling / A. Didrick Castberg -- Political economy and contemporary social struggles / Ibrahim Aoudé -- The communitarian pragmatist president / Michael Haas -- Appendix: the aloha spirit law
Control code
18878528
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiii, 436 pages
Isbn
9780313394027
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010035771
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
charts, facsimile
Label
Barack Obama, the aloha zen president : how a son of the 50th state may revitalize America based on 12 multicultural principles, Michael Haas, editor ; foreword by Michael Dukakis ; with the kōkua of Ibrahim Aoudé, Edward D. Beechert, Dan Boylan, Nina K. Buchanan, A. Didrick Castberg, Helen Geracimos Chapin, Robert A. Fox, Yasumasa Kuroda, Lāpaki, Rodney Morales, and Anthony J. Palmer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [365]-405) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Multicultural Barack Obama / Michael Haas -- History of the struggles of the peoples of the islands / Michael Haas -- Public opinion and cultural values / Yasumasu Kuroda -- The multilingual state / Lāpaki -- The media: a mixed plate / Helen Geracimos Chapin -- The emergence of local literature / Rodney Morales -- Hawai'i calls: musics of the islands / Anthony J. Palmer -- Electoral politics: post-racial? / Dan Boylan and Michael Haas -- The strength of organized labor / Edward D. Beechart -- Social structure and social mobility / Michael Haas -- Multiculturalizing elementary and secondary education / Nina K. Buchanan, Robert A. Fox, and Michael Haas -- A university searching for identity / Michael Haas -- Crime and justice without profiling / A. Didrick Castberg -- Political economy and contemporary social struggles / Ibrahim Aoudé -- The communitarian pragmatist president / Michael Haas -- Appendix: the aloha spirit law
Control code
18878528
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiii, 436 pages
Isbn
9780313394027
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010035771
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
charts, facsimile

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