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  • 1. Contemporary Traditional Asmat Culture,part 1 "Who are the Asmat By:Brittney,Clemente 01/31/12 period:4, Culture and Geography Source:Mr.Ruben Meza,2012
  • 2. The Asmat are an idigenous hunter gatherer culture in West Papua, Indonesia .
  • 3. West Papua is about 1/2 of a very large island just north of Australia in the South Pacific Ocean.  
  • 4. The traditional Asmat are one of the last hunter gatherer cultures in the world.
  • 5. One tradition of the Asmat is the piercing of the septum of the nose .
  • 6. Another tradition of the Asmat is painting the faces and body for both ceremony and war.
  • 7. Traditional Asmat culture is truly amazing because i would like to draw on my body do my artistic and just show people who im really am.
  • 8. Sadly through,deforestation, colonization, and assimilation are deeply affected the Asmat.
  • 9. Irreversibly, this is the ending of one of earth's last traditional hunter gatherer cultures.The modern world is taking over the Asmat.

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