ESPM 50AC Sp 10 Lecture 11-15

ESPM 50AC Sp 10 Lecture 11-15 - Ecological Revolutions...

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QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. Ecological Revolutions: American Indians in New England ESPM50 AC Carolyn Finney
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QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) d are needed to see this The Corn Mother For the tribes of New England, corn, squash and beans provided daily sustenance and played a central role in ceremonial ritual Their worldview was expressed in the symbols they used, the rituals they performed and the way they engaged with their natural resources. Symbols - shape the “moods & motivations” within individuals, determining how they interacted with Nature
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QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. Gender Roles: men were primarily the hunters, while women planted and harvested Women engaged in shifting cultivation, resulting in higher crop yields and more sustainable ecological practices contributed to 85% of the American Indian diet in New England
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ESPM 50AC Sp 10 Lecture 11-15 - Ecological Revolutions...

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