| || || Kaitapu, Soana Ta'ake.|
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Author:Kaitapu, Soana Ta'ake.
Institution: The University of the South Pacific
Subject: Early childhood education | Tonga | Cross-cultural studies. Tongans | Education (Early childhood) | Psychological aspects. Education, Preschool | Tonga | Cross-cultural studies., Tongans | Education (Preschool) | Psychological aspects. Educational psychology | Tonga. Learning, Psychology of. Motivation in education | Tonga.
Call No.: Pac LB 1139 .3 .T6 K35 2019
Copyright:20-40% of this thesis may be copied without the authors written permission
Abstract: Mamahi‘i me‘a: What it is and its applicability to children ages 3-5, is a qualitative study of 9 participants ranging from 56 to 91 years of age, on their perceptions of what mamahi‘i me‘a is and whether this Tongan virtue is applicable to Tongan children who are 3 to 5 years old. The intention of the study is primarily to understand what this Tongan virtue mamahi‘i me‘a means and why do Tongans see it as an indicator of success.