University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: Richard L. Jantz

Physical Anthropology of the Cashinahua

By: Francis E. Johnston and Richard L. Jantz and Geoffrey F. Walker

As we have learned from the archaeological record, the American Indian is derived primarily from inhabitants of northeast Asia who crossed into the New World sometime during the latter part of the Pleistocene. From our knowledge of the ecology of these early immigrants, we have learned that they and their ancestors had existed under arctic […]