• Populations
  • A total of 1,159 mitochondrial DNA samples from two Mongolian, two Siberian, and 25 South Native American populations was surveyed for the presence of the C16278T mutation, frequently found in haplogroup X. Material from 25 carriers of that mutation was then sequenced for the hypervariable segment I (HVS-I) control region, and those that still were not classifiable in classical Amerindian haplogroups were further studied. (blogspot.com)
  • Ethnologue
  • Given the unequal distribution of the Ye'kuana across two South American countries, Ethnologue lists two different vitality ratings for Ye'kuana: in Venezuela it is listed as Vigorous (6a), while in Brazil it is classified Moribund (8a) on the Graded Intergenerational Disruption Scale (GIDS). (wikipedia.org)
  • ISBN
  • Charbonneau, Steven J. - Lust For Inca Gold: The Llanganati Treasure Story & Maps, ISBN 1478146060 Childress, David Hatcher - Lost Cities and Ancient Mysteries of South America. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cultures
  • Cannibalism was widespread in the past among humans in many parts of the world, continuing into the 19th century in some isolated South Pacific cultures, and to the present day in parts of Tropical Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chile
  • South American Indians who, at the time of the Spanish conquest in 1532, ruled an empire that extended along the Pacific coast and Andean highlands from the northern border of modern Ecuador to the Maule River in central Chile. (britannica.com)
  • Salvador
  • A total of 218 individuals living in the Brazilian cities of Porto Alegre (in the South) and Salvador (in the Northeast) were variously studied in relation to nine erythrocyte and four plasma protein systems. (springer.com)
  • list
  • Illustrations vary from the list in contents as follows: illustrations of Montezuma and Cortez reversed, additional plate of Chief of the Delawares, additional plate of Black Hawk, without plates of the Eagle or Indian Settlement, with additional plate of Mandan Chief, lacking the plate of the Indians making their offering to the Dead, lacking plates of The Bison and the Grizzly Bear. (abaa.org)
  • people
  • We've been working in the bush with war-affected people, but when we heard the cry of the people here, we came on the first day to provide trauma counseling and to work with the women and children," said Sister Amala Francies, project coordinator in South Sudan for the Daughters of Mary Immaculate. (americamagazine.org)
  • Correlli, Gena K. - In the Land of the Jaguar: South America and Its People. (wikipedia.org)
  • ethnic
  • When South Sudan's fledgling democracy suddenly unraveled in December, what started as political infighting within the country's ruling party quickly ripped along ethnic fault lines, often pitting neighbors against each other according to the tribal markings on their faces. (americamagazine.org)
  • Subjects identified themselves as belonging to one of four major racial/ethnic groups (white, African American, East Asian, and Hispanic) and were recruited from 15 different geographic locales within the United States and Taiwan. (blogspot.com)
  • Pacific
  • In contrast to East Asian Americans who tend to be concentrated in California and other areas near the Pacific coast, Asian Indians are more evenly distributed throughout the country. (ameredia.com)
  • group
  • Asian Indians are now the largest Asian American group in the Midwest (at 390,643 followed by the next largest group Chinese at 256,705) and the South (at 370,553 followed by the next largest group Chinese at 278,590). (ameredia.com)