Making Moai: Reconsidering concepts of risk in the construction of megalithic architecture in Rapa Nui (easter Island)

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Abstract

In this paper concepts of risk are examined within the wider construction process of the monuments of Easter island
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRapa Nui - Easter Island: cultural and historical perspectives
EditorsI Conrich, H Muckler
Place of PublicationBerlin
PublisherFrank & Timme
Pages149-166
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)978-3-7329-0265-1
Publication statusPublished - 5 Jul 2016

Keywords

  • Easter Island, Rapa Nui, Monument construction, risk

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Richards, C. (2016). Making Moai: Reconsidering concepts of risk in the construction of megalithic architecture in Rapa Nui (easter Island). In I. Conrich, & H. Muckler (Eds.), Rapa Nui - Easter Island: cultural and historical perspectives (pp. 149-166). Berlin: Frank & Timme.