Freeport-McMoRan Sponsors Papuan Ethnobotany Guide

Freeport-McMoRan Sponsors Papuan Ethnobotany Guide

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The book is entitled Amua-gaig-e: The ethnobotany of the Amungme of Papua, Indonesia, and was written by Carolyn Cook with Joanna Webster.

This non-traditional ethnobotanical guide presents anthropologist Dr. Carolyn Cook’s research and recollections gathered over 30 years of working and living with the Amungme people, who live in the highlands of Papua, Indonesia.

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