Easter Island

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  • From Genocide to Ecocide: The Rape of Rapa Nui

    , by PEISER Benny

    The ‘decline and fall’ of Easter Island and its alleged self-destruction has become the poster child of a new environmentalist historiography, a school of thought that goes hand-in-hand with predictions of environmental disaster. Why did this exceptional civilisation crumble? What drove (...)