W14 Music 160 Week 5 Lesson 1

Sannexes hawaiiasaterritory 1959hawaiibecomes

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as
history
 Some
historical
context
 •  As
early
as
650
A.D.
(?)
 Polynesian
seYlers
arrive
 –  (perhaps
earlier,
perhaps
 later)

 •  1778
–
Bri%sh
explorer
 Captain
James
Cook
 arrives
to
Hawai‘i;
 beginning
of
Western
 contact
 •  1820
–
American
 missionaries
arrive
 •  1893
–
Hawaiian
 monarchy
overthrown
 (Queen
Lili‘uokalani,
 right)

 •  1894
–
Republic
of
 Hawai‘i
established
 •  1898
–
U.S.
annexes
 Hawai‘i
as
a
territory
 •  1959
–
Hawai‘i
becomes
 50th
U.S.
state
 Social
classes
(from
highest
to
lowest)
 of
indigenous
Hawaiian
society
 •  Ali‘i

‐
chiefs
 •  Kahuna
 –  Priests
 –  Spets
 •  Maka‘ainana
–
commoners

 •  Kaua
–
slaves
and
untouchables
 Two
concepts:
 •  Mana
–
sacred
power
 –  Power
that
has
a
spiritual
source
and
resides
in
all
 objects,
humans,
animals,
nature,
etc.


 •  Kapu
–...
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