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Pygmy peoples - Wikipedia

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A pygmy is a member of an ethnic group whose average height is unusually short ; anthropologists define pygmy as a member of any group where adult men are ...

African Pygmies

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Pygmy Peoples from Central Africa: culture and music of the African rainforest hunter-gatherers, commonly called Pygmies, from the fieldwork of the ...

'Pygmies' - Survival International

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There are many different 'Pygmy' peoples living across a huge area of central Africa. The 'Pygmies' are forest dwellers, and know the forest, its plants and its ...

Pygmy - New World Encyclopedia

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Comparative height of a Pygmy man (right) and a European man (left). ... 1 Definition; 2 Pygmy References in History; 3 African Pygmies. 3.1 The Baka.

How Pygmy People Got Their Short Stature - Live Science

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Aug 18, 2014 ... A Batwa woman and her child, pygmies who live in the rainforest, shown here in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, Uganda.

Why Pygmies of Africa Are So Short - Live Science

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Apr 26, 2012 ... Why the Pygmies of West Africa have such short stature, while neighboring groups don't, has been somewhat of a mystery. Now new research ...

The Pygmies' Plight | People & Places | Smithsonian

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Some 50 Pygmies of the Baka clan lead me single file through a steaming rain forest in Cameroon. Scrambling across tree trunks over streams, we hack through  ...

A Short History of African Pygmies | Science | AAAS

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Feb 5, 2009 ... Forest People. An encounter between Aka pygmies and a woman who is not a pygmy in the Central African Republic in 1983. Serge Bahuchet ...

Life for the Baka Pygmies of Central African Republic | Global ...

www.theguardian.com/global-development/2016/may/04/life-for-the-baka-pygmies-of-central-african-republic

May 4, 2016 ... As the Baka Pygmies of the Dzanga-Sangha region of Central African Republic struggle to live in their traditional ways, they find themselves ...

We May Have Been Wrong About How African Pygmies Grow

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Jul 28, 2015 ... New research suggests that there may have been not one but two separate evolutions of African Pygmies.