TITLE

THE ROLE OF TRANSPORTATION IN CHOCO CULTURAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE

AUTHOR(S)
Eder, Herbert M.
PUB. DATE
January 1965
SOURCE
California Geographer;1965, Vol. 6, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the role of transportation in Choco cultural and environmental change in Colombia. In this report, the author describe the Indian culture and the role of the traditional mode of transportation, the Indian dugout canoe, in the changes that have modified their of life. In conclusion, the author indicated that the mechanism behind these changes has been the contact with new tools, which are brought to the inhabitants by different modes of transportation and communication.
ACCESSION #
23004650

 

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