University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: James Gammack-Clark

The Complex Interplay of Culture and Nature in Coastal South-Central Ecuador

An Interdisciplinary Work

By: Michael Harris and Valentina L. Martinez and WM. Jerald Kennedy and Charles Roberts and James Gammack-Clark

Interdisciplinary Beginnings One of the most enduring domains of inquiry within anthro­pology has been that of the human-environment relationship. Here we report on our research, one of few attempts at com­bining ethnography, archaeology, and the natural sciences in one region toward understanding the ever-changing and com­plex relationships among human exploitation of nature and various aspects […]