Jrbles

279 views

Published on

Published in: Travel
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
279
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
54
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
3
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Jrbles

  1. 1. Contemporary Tradition Asmat Culture Part.1 "Who Are the Asmat ? " By: Jherson Robles, 1-31-2012 Period 4, Culture and Geography Source: Mr.Ruben Meza, 2012
  2. 2. The Asmat are indigenous hunter gatherer culture in West Papua, Idonesia.
  3. 3. West Papua is about 1/2 of a very large island just north of Australia on the South Pacific Ocean.
  4. 4. The Traditional Asmat are one of the last hunter gatherer cultures in the world
  5. 5. One Traditional of the Asmat is the piercing of the Septum of the nose.
  6. 6. Another tradition of the Asmat is painting the face and body for both ceremony and war.
  7. 7. Traditional Asmat culture is Truly lil Wack Because  it doesnt intersests me at all -.-
  8. 8. Sadly Though, deforestation, colonization and  assimlation are deeply affecting the Asmat.
  9. 9. Irreversibly, this is the ending of one of earth's last traditional hunter gatherer cultures. The modern world is taking over the Asmat. 

×