Name of faculty member

Jaqueline Eng

Files

Download

Download Full Text (1.7 MB)

Department of faculty member

Anthropology

Publication Date

Fall 2012

Country

Nepal

Keywords

Nepal, ancient funerary ritual, human-made caves, upper mustang

Disciplines

Archaeological Anthropology | Asian Studies | International and Area Studies

Abstract

Evidence of what might be an ancient funerary defleshing ritual found in human-made caves in the Upper Mustang region of Nepal has been discovered by WMU bio-archaeologist Dr. Jacqueline Eng as a member of a research team that is funded in part by the National Geographic Society.

Jaqueline Eng's website

Jaqueline Eng

Share

COinS