Anthropologist Napoleon Chagnon joins MU faculty

January 15, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST
Anthropologist Napoleon Chagnon stands in front of a ceremonial mask made by the Piaroa, a group of indigenous people in Venezuela, in his Columbia home. Chagnon is a new research professor in MU's Department of Anthropology and has extensive experience studying the Yanomamo tribe on the border Venezuela and Brazil.

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