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

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