Tairora Culture Contingency and Pragmatism (Anthropological studies in the eastern highlands of New Guinea) by James B. Watson

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  • Anthropology,
  • Native American Studies - Tribes,
  • Ethnology And Ethnography,
  • Sociology,
  • Tairora (Papua New Guinea peop,
  • Tairora (Papua New Guinean people)

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The Tairona civilization - one of the Chibcha family tribes - flourished in northern Colombia between CE and CE. Like the Muisca of Cundinamarca, the Tairona were known for their expertise in crafting and metallurgy, especially goldsmithing.

Primarily occupying the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta region in present-day Magdalena, they left behind them a bountiful of archaeological Author: Prapti Panda. Tairona (or Tayrona) was a Pre-Columbian culture of Colombia, which consisted in a group of chiefdoms in the region of Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta in present-day Cesar, Magdalena and La Guajira Departments of Colombia, South America, which goes back at least to the 1st century AD and had significant demographic growth around the 11th century.

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Chicago, (OCoLC) Document Type. Tairona, Indians of the northern Colombian Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, known only from occasional references in Spanish colonial writings and from archaeological Tairona used stone to build houses, tombs, bridges, and terraced platforms.

Their crafts are represented by ceramic ware; stone utensils such as metates (for grinding corn [maize]); bone and shell ornaments; and beads. Kogi - Tairona. The Tairona were a precolombian civilization in the region of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta in the present-day Magdalena and La Guajira Departments of Colombia, South America which goes back to the 1st century AD and showed documented growth around in the 11th century.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Watson, James B. (James Bennett), Tairora culture. Seattle: University of Washington Press, © Oct 1, - The Tairona culture of Colombia is located on the Caribbean coast.

See more ideas about Art, Colombia, Colombian art pins. Language. The Kogi language belongs to the Chibchan family. History. The Kogi are descendants of the Tairona culture, which flourished before the times of the Spanish Tairona were an advanced civilization which built many stone structures and pathways in the jungles.

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Archeological evidence seems to indicate that the Tairona culture was first developed along the river banks of the region.

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Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona is a magical slice of Colombia's Caribbean coast, with stunning stretches of golden sandy beach backed by coconut palms and thick rainforest. Behind it all rise the steep hillsides of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, the world's highest coastal mountain range.

The. Original text in English: Tairona Civilization Tamadun Tairona – salah satu suku penutur bahasa Chibcha – berkembang pesat di bahagian utara Colombia pada tahun hingga M.

Sama seperti Muisca dan Cundinamarca, Tairona dikenali menerusi kemahiran mereka dalam bidang pembuatan dan penempaan logam, terutama penempaan emas.

Tairora. ETHNONYMS: Kainantu, Ndumba, Ommura, Taiora. Orientation. Identification. The Tairora live in the Kainantu District of the Eastern Highlands Province of Papua New names and place names are usually the same; for example, "Tairora" (or "Tai-ora") is the name of a phratry, settlement, and creek near the present-day town of Kainantu.

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