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The seasons when food resources were available changed. A people who had enjoyed a reasonably stable and predictable economy for 2000 years, and had developed a certain conservatism, may have been unprepared for the suddenness of the changes. 17 18 Chapter i For people already hard-pressed by environmental and ecological changes, the appearance ofThule immigrants was a catastrophe. "24 To date, archaeological research has not been able to explain what happened to them during and after the Thule expansion into their territory, except that their remains became extremely rare in the archaeological record after 1300.
12 Each of the short-lived outlier societies exhibited traits not found in the heartland. In some communities, tools and utensils had been adapted or created to suit local resources; in some, new kinds of housing material and construction methods appeared. To explain why Dorset outlier communities were sometimes so different from the parent society, anthropologists and archaeologists developed a "pulsation model" of expansion. In its first expression, prior to 1973, the theory suggested that migrants moved in successive waves out of the Dorset core area during'good' economic times, and back to the heartland during 'bad' economic times.
All these assumptions are incorrect, though each contains a grain of truth. Inuit and their Thule ancestors were indeed masters of a coastal environment, but they were also fully familiar with terrestrial animal resources and inland venues, and used both when necessity dictated. Physical prowess and manual skills were certainly required in the course of making a living, but Inuit invested enormous intellectual effort into understanding their environment and shaping their societies, as well. Inuit were not always passive or friendly when their territories and resources were threatened, nor were they always cheerful when they planned long-term strategies for surviving in a hostile environment.
El canto resplandeciente (Biblioteca de Cultura Popular) by Lorenzo Ramos