Southeast Asia Collections – Dissertations of Interest

Donna Amoroso

Read recently shared dissertation: Traditionalism and the Ascendancy of the Malay Ruling Class in Colonial Malaya by Donna Amoroso at:
Donna J. Amoroso completed her PhD at Cornell University, taught at Wright State University, was visiting fellow at Kyoto University’s Center for Southeast Asian Studies, and was appointed Director of the Writing Program, National Graduate Institute of Policy Studies, Tokyo. She co-wrote with Patricio N. Abinales State and Society in the Philippines (Rowman and Littlefield, 2005).

Une Visite au musée missionnaire des pères des Sacrés-Coeurs

evolsiconBrush up on your French and read about objects from “the collection made ​​in Tahiti, about 1870, by Bishop Tepano Jaussen, Vicar Apostolic of Tahiti” in the account of A Visit to the Museum of missionary Congregation of Sacred Hearts Picpus in Braine-le-Comte (Belgium) in eVols:

Hawaii’s Future Generation of Space Scientists and Engineers

The Hawaii Space Grant Consortium develops and runs interdisciplinary education, research, and public service programs related to space science, earth science, remote sensing, human exploration and development of space, small satellites, and aerospace technology and works to inspire and prepare students to enter STEM degree pathways and careers. Read reports by Undergraduates in the Fellowship Program in ScholarSpace at

Japanese in Hawaii – Rob Wagner’s Script 1944

evolsiconExcerpt from Rob Wagner’s script, vol. 30, Jan. 22, 1944. “Has California short-changed itself in its treatment of Japanese-Americans? … The following interview with Remington Stone …  recently returned from … the Hawaiian Islands where he was assistant to the U. S. Army deputy district engineer, may help to disgorge the mind of the press-contaminated mainlander of many inaccuracies. …” Read more: