Effects of Modernization on Three Areas of Island Life , by Francis X. Hezel, SJModernization poses difficult choices for people, especially regarding gender equality, fairness to those outside the family, and balance of concern between the household and the extended family.
Spirit Possession in Chuuk: Socio-Cultural Interpretation , by Francis X. Hezel, SJSummary of research done on the ways in which spirit possession is used as a means of dealing with family problems.
July 1993 (MC #11) Cultural
Social Isolation, Cultural Competence, and Disability in the Carolines , by Mac MarshallHow physical disability is understood and dealt with in the islands.
Changes in Family Structure Leading to Alcoholism, Suicide, and Child Abuse , by Donald H. RubinsteinAnthropological view of how culture change in the family brings about social problems.
A Hibiscus In the Wind: The Micronesian Chief and His People , by Francis X. Hezel, SJChiefs had obligations toward their people as well as the other way around.
December 1997 (MC #20) Cultural