Journal of the Polynesian Society

Since 1892 the Polynesian Society has provided a major forum for discussion of a wide range of social, cultural, indigenous and historical topics related to the past and present lives and cultures of peoples of Pacific/Oceanic heritage, including those of the traditional cultural areas of Polynesia (including New Zealand Māori), Melanesia and Micronesia. The Society has a long-standing memoir series which is published intermittently.

The Society’s main publication, Journal of the Polynesian Society, is published quarterly (ISSN: 0032-4000, E-ISSN: 2230-5955) and ranks #52 out of 84 in global Anthropology journals, with an Impact Factor of 0.607 (Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports 2015).

Back issues of the Journal dating from Vol. 1 up to Vol. 123 (Dec. 2014) can be accessed openly from our sister site at the University of Auckland Library

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The Polynesian Society (Incorporated)
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