Flourished in the Pacific Islands from about 1600 BCE to about 500 BCE. Archaeologists believe that the Lapita are the ancestors of historic cultures in Polynesia, Micronesia, and some coastal areas of Melanesia.
Dr. Jane Horan received her PhD in social anthropology from the University of Auckland in 2012. In her thesis, she explored the interactions of value, values and valuables in the Cook Islands' ceremonial economy in New Zealand. She currently holds a research associates position in the Property Department of the University of Auckland Business School.
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