Sökning: "moai"

Hittade 3 uppsatser innehållade ordet moai.

  1. 1. Stratified Polynesia : A GIS-based study of prehistoric settlements in Samoa and Rapa Nui

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Författare :Olof Håkansson; [2017]
    Nyckelord :GIS; social structure; Samoa; Rapa Nui; Easter Island; settlement; hierarchy; archaeological method on spatial relations; stratification; chiefdom; the noble savage; spatial analysis; hare paenga; hare moa; ahu; moai; pipihoreko; manavai; GIS; social struktur; Samoa; Rapa Nui; Påskön; bosättning; hierarki; arkeologisk metod på spatiala relationer; stratifikation; hövdingadöme; den ädle vilden; spatial analys; hare paenga; hare moa; ahu; moai; pipihoreko; manavai;

    Sammanfattning : The overall objective of this study is, to understand how the prehistoric individual experienced her “being in the world”. This is done by examining the spatial relationships of prehistoric remains in order to understand hierarchies. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Påskön. Myten om Rapa Nui

    Magister-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Författare :Ivan Dahlstrand; [2009-11-09]
    Nyckelord :Rapa Nui; Påskön; Easter Island; Isla de Pascua; Påskömyten; miljöhistoria; avskogning; kolonialism; Polynesien;

    Sammanfattning : This essay will examine the historical picture of the island Rapa Nui as it is portrayed in popular science and in ecohistorical literature of the university of Gothenburg. This historical picture states that the inhabitants of the island cut down a lot of trees in the process of transporting the big and heavy statues, moai, from the quarry to the platforms along the coastline of the island. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Påsköns stenstatyer, moai : Vilket genus representerar de?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Karlstads universitet/Estetisk-filosofiska fakulteten

    Författare :Ivan Dahlstrand; [2008]
    Nyckelord :Sculpture; Statue; Stonesculpture; Moai; Easter Island; Rapa Nui; Skulptur; Staty; Stenskulptur; Moai; Påskön; Rapa Nui;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract.The question in this analysis is which gender moai, the big statues on Rapa Nui, represent. My hypothesis is that they have developed from visual symbols to metaphores in mythologies from an polynesian context. LÄS MER