University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Ward Goodenough

Traditional Navigation in the Western Pacific

A Search for a Pattern

By: Ward Goodenough and Stephen D. Thomas

Do people learn and mentally organize their experience in similar ways in spite of differences in their cultures and in the content of what they have to learn? Or is there a primitive mentality essentially different from a civilized one? We know that all people, if raised in the appropriate environment, prove capable of learning […]