Namoluk Beyond The Reef: The Transformation Of A Micronesian by Mac Marshall

By Mac Marshall

This case learn examines emigrants from Namoluk Atoll within the japanese Caroline Islands of Micronesia, within the Western Pacific. so much participants of the Namoluk neighborhood (chon Namoluk) don't presently reside there - a few 60% of them have moved to Chuuk, Guam, or the mainland US (such as Honolulu, Hawai'i or Eureka, California). The query is how (and why) these expatriates proceed to think about themselves as chon Namoluk, and behave consequently, regardless of being a far-flung community of individuals, with inevitable erosions of shared language and culture.

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