1997 (Volume 11)

Rapa Nui Journal March 1997 Vol. 11(1)

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Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Easter Island Research: Rapa Nui Rendezvous 1993 [Part I]

George W. Gill, Georgia Lee, Wilhelm G. Solheim II (eds.)
pp. 3-4

Petroglyph motif distribution in East Polynesia

Georgia Lee
pp. 5-9

Astronomical alignments and pointing devices in Ancient Polynesia

William Liller
pp. 10-11

A reappraisal of Alfred Métraux’s search for extra-island parallels to Easter Island culture elements

Thor Heyerdahl
pp. 12-20

Evidence for three prehistoric migrations to Easter Island

Robert Langdon
pp. 21-23

Polynesian ancestry and the Nusantao maritime network

Wilhelm G. Solheim II
pp. 24-28

Polynesian ancestry and the Nusantao maritime network

Giuseppe Orefici, Andrea G. Drusini
pp. 29-40

International news

p. 41

What’s new in Polynesia

p. 41

What’s new in Hanga Roa

pp. 41-45

The toromiro management (Sophora toromiro): An international program to assess, manage and restore biodiversity

A. Culham, W. Lobin, M. Mauder, C. Orliac, G. Zizka
p. 45

World Monuments Fund report

pp. 45-46

Letters to the Editor

p. 46

Review: New Zealand handbook, 4th Edition, by Jane King

Editors
p. 46

Publications

pp. 46-47

Conferences

p. 48

Rapa Nui Journal June 1997 Vol. 11(2)

Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Easter Island Research: Rapa Nui Rendezvous 1993 [Part II]

George W. Gill, Georgia Lee, Wilhelm G. Solheim II (eds.)
pp. 51-52

A modification of results of the osteological analysis of the Norwegian Expedition to Easter Island

Scott J. Baker, George W. Gill
pp. 53-57

Easter Islander origins: Non-metric cranial trait comparison between Easter Island and Peru

Patrick Chapman, George W. Gill
pp. 58-63

Easter Island origins: Implications of osteological findings

George W. Gill, Sonia Haoa C., Douglas W. Owsley
pp. 64-71

Facial features of the ancient Rapa Nui

Sharon A. Long, George W. Gill
pp. 72-74

Evolution of the southwestern edge of the Poike volcano, Easter Island

A. Boven, M. de Dapper, P. de Paepe, R. Langohr, P. Pasteels
pp. 75-81

Palm trees, mana, and the moving of the moai

Robert E. Gurley, William Liller
pp. 82-84

New petrological and geochemical data on Easter Island

P. de Paepe, I. Vergauwen
pp. 85-93

International news

p. 94

What’s new in Polynesia

pp. 94-95

What’s new in Hanga Roa

pp. 95-97

Letters to the Editor

p. 97

Publications

pp. 97-98

Conferences

p. 98

Review: Martians on Rapa Nui [film]

Paul G. Bahn
p. 98

Review: Micronesia handbook, 4th Edition, by Neil M. Levy

Georgia Lee
pp. 98-99

In memoriam: Thomas S. Barthel

Steven R. Fischer
p. 99

Rapa Nui Journal September 1997 Vol. 11(3)

Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Easter Island Research: Rapa Nui Rendezvous 1993 [Part III]

George W. Gill, Georgia Lee, Wilhelm G. Solheim II (eds.)
p. 102

The term mo‘ai as a key to the idea behind the phenomenon

Horst Cain, Annette Bierbach
pp. 103-108

Preliminary evidence for multiple reanalysis and replacement in Rapanui settlement traditions

Steven R. Fischer
pp. 109-111

Riro, Rapu and Rapanui: Refoundations in Easter Island colonial history

Grant McCall
pp. 112-122

Easter Island or (man-) Eaters Island?

Paul G. Bahn
pp. 123-125

Points of view and view-points: Roggeveen’s visit revised

Christian G. Walter
pp. 126-128

The preservation of the monumental heritage of Easter Island

A. Elena Charola
pp. 129-131

Corporación Nacional Forestal – Rapa Nui National Park proposal for an International Scientific Advisory Board

José Miguel Ramírez
pp. 132-133

The rocky road to the William Mulloy Library

Joan Seaver Kurze, Kay Sanger
pp. 134-135

A look back: Easter Island in 1967

Reed Mulkey
pp. 136-137

International news

p. 137

What’s new in Polynesia

p. 137

What’s new in Hanga Roa

p. 138

Easter Island Foundation news

pp. 138-139

Publications

p. 139

Review: Thailand handbook, 2nd Edition, by Carl Parkes

Georgia Lee
p. 140

Rapa Nui Journal December 1997 Vol. 11(4)

In memoriam: Bengt Danielsson

Helene Martinsson-Wallin, Paul Wallin
p. 142

Hiva Rapanui: Ancient song and dance of Easter Island

Steven R. Fischer
pp. 143-149

Culture and isolation on Easter Island

João Vicente Ganzarolli de Oliveira
pp. 150-151

About one glyph of kohau rongorongo

Irina K. Fedorova
pp. 152-153

Seasonality of marriages on Easter Island

María Eugenia Santa Coloma
pp. 154-158

Moai sightings

p. 159

What’s new in Polynesia

pp. 159-160

What’s new in Hanga Roa

pp. 160-161

Easter Island Foundation news

p. 161

Report on the South Seas Symposium

pp. 161-162

Talking turkey in Albuquerque: a few observations on the 1997 Conference

Paul G. Bahn
pp. 163-164

Letters to the Editor

pp. 164-166

Review: Easter Island. The interactive discovery of a legendary island [CD-ROM]

Grant McCall
pp. 166-167

Review: L’Île de Pâques de 1862 á 1888, 26 années de diaspora Pascuane en Océanie Orientale, by Corinne Raybaud

Grant McCall
pp. 166-167

Review: Archaeological investigations on Easter Island. Maunga Tari: an upland agricultural complex, by Christopher M. Stevenson

Paul G. Bahn
p. 168

Review: Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos Handbook, by Michael Buckley

Kay K. Sanger
pp. 168-169

Review: Marquesas Islands, by Hideaki Sato and Yosihiko H. Sinoto

Emily Ross Mulloy
p. 169

Review: Religion and language of Easter Island. An ethnolinguistic analysis of religious key words of Rapa Nui in their Austronesian context, by Annette Bierbach and Horst Cain

Steven R. Fischer
pp. 169-170

Review: Rapa Nui music and natural sounds, Original Recordings, by Jörg Hertel [music]

Kaye Shinker
p. 171

Publications

pp. 171-172

Conferences

p. 172