Consider the questions in your Steinberg et. to the. reading:
In 1-2 paragraph answer the following question
How have these local institutions responded to changes driven by technology, shifting social norms, global trade, immigration, and new government regulations?
Using these question and the video, analyze what took place in First Contact and what the New Guinea population deals with today. How does the unique history of the New Guinea people affect their use of land and environment, and how does this help / hinder their societal development.
Consider what Diamond relates to us in the film about their plant / animal use and compare to what your readings mention about environmental considerations.