Since 1947, University of Hawai‘i Press has grown from a regional press to one of the most-respected publishers of American, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific studies titles in the world. Located in historic Mānoa valley on the island of O‘ahu, UH Press publishes approximately 70 new books and 40 new journal issues annually with subject areas ranging across the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.

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E Hoʻi ka Uʻi

Perspectives on Placemaking in Hawaiʻi

University of Hawai‘i at Manoa
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Philosophies of Place

An Intercultural Conversation

University of Hawai‘i Press
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A Power in the World

The Hawaiian Kingdom in Oceania

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Going Forth

Visions of Buddhist Vinaya

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Ryōgen and Mount Hiei

Japanese Tendai in the Tenth Century

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Approaching the Land of Bliss

Religious Praxis in the Cult of Amitābha

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Kingdom of the Sick

A History of Leprosy and Japan

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Hawai‘i Regional Cuisine

The Food Movement That Changed the Way Hawai‘i Eats

University of Hawai‘i Press
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That Distant Country Next Door

Popular Japanese Perceptions of Mao’s China

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Fukushima Fiction

The Literary Landscape of Japan’s Triple Disaster

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Heiau, ‘Āina, Lani

The Hawaiian Temple System in Ancient Kahikinui and Kaupō, Maui

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Beyond Ethnicity

New Politics of Race in Hawai‘i

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Pacific America

Histories of Transoceanic Crossings

Edited by Lon Kurashige
University of Hawai‘i Press
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Wild Articulations

Environmentalism and Indigeneity in Northern Australia

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Indigenous Literatures from Micronesia

Edited by Evelyn Flores and Emelihter Kihleng; Series edited by Craig Santos Perez
University of Hawai‘i Press
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The Past before Us

Moʻokūʻauhau as Methodology

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Pacific Women in Politics

Gender Quota Campaigns in the Pacific Islands

By Kerryn Baker; Series edited by Brij V. Lal and Jack Corbett
University of Hawai‘i Press
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A Bowl for a Coin

A Commodity History of Japanese Tea

Knowledge Unlatched, University of Hawai‘i Press
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Nā Kahu

Portraits of Native Hawaiian Pastors at Home and Abroad, 1820–1900

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Haunted Houses and Ghostly Encounters

Ethnography and Animism in East Timor, 1860–1975

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Ancient Ryukyu

An Archaeological Study of Island Communities

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai

Maritime East Asia in Global History, 1550–1700

Edited by Tonio Andrade and Xing Hang; Series edited by Anand A. Yang and Kieko Matteson
University of Hawai‘i Press
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Imperial Intoxication

Alcohol and the Making of Colonial Indochina

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Becoming Brazil

New Fiction, Poetry, and Memoir

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Sudden Appearances

The Mongol Turn in Commerce, Belief, and Art

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Pure Lands in Asian Texts and Contexts

An Anthology

University of Hawai‘i Press
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The Dreaming Mind and the End of the Ming World

James P. Geiss and Margaret Y. Hsu Foundation, University of Hawai‘i Press
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China in the World

An Anthropology of Confucius Institutes, Soft Power, and Globalization

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Islamizing Intimacies

Youth, Sexuality, and Gender in Contemporary Indonesia

National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowships Open Book Program, University of Hawai‘i Press
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Korea’s Premier Collection of Classical Literature

Selections from Sŏ Kŏjŏng’s Tongmunsŏn

Translated by Xin Wei and James B. Lewis; Series edited by John B. Duncan, Namhee Lee, and Robert E. Buswell, Jr.
University of Hawai‘i Press
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Diaspora and Identity

Japanese Brazilians in Brazil and Japan

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Cultivating Femininity

Women and Tea Culture in Edo and Meiji Japan

Knowledge Unlatched, University of Hawai‘i Press
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Southeast Asia’s Cold War

An Interpretive History

University of Hawai‘i Press
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More than Rural

Textures of Thailand’s Agrarian Transformation

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Animated Encounters

Transnational Movements of Chinese Animation, 1940s–1970s

By Daisy Yan Du; Series edited by Allison Alexy
University of Hawai‘i Press
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Efficacious Underworld

The Evolution of Ten Kings Paintings in Medieval China and Korea

University of Hawai‘i Press
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Guardians of the Buddha’s Home

Domestic Religion in Contemporary Jōdo Shinshū

By Jessica Starling; Series edited by Mark Michael Rowe
University of Hawai‘i Press
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Rethinking Japanese Feminisms

Knowledge Unlatched, University of Hawai‘i Press
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Breaking the Shell

Voyaging from Nuclear Refugees to People of the Sea in the Marshall Islands

University of Hawai‘i Press
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