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Mining and indigenous peoples in Australasia / edited by John Connell and Richard Howitt
Bib ID 1423390
Format BookBook
Description Melbourne : Sydney University Press in association with Oxford University Press, 1991 
ix, 205 p. : maps ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0424001772 (paperback)
Summary

Collection of papers reviewing the relations between Indigenous peoples and the mining industry; examples from Australia, New Guinea, Fiji, Sulewisi, New Zealand; papers by Richard Howitt, Michael Dillon and Robert Levitus annotated separately.

Full contents
  • 1. Mining, Dispossession, and Development / John Connell and Richard Howitt
  • 2. Not Without Influence: Villages, Mining Companies, and Government in Papua New Guinea / Richard Jackson
  • 3. Dilemmas of Distribution: The Misima Gold Mine, Papua New Guinea / Rolf Gerritsen and Martha McIntyre
  • 4. Compensation and Conflict: The Bougainville Copper Mine, Papua New Guinea / John Connell
  • 5. Zipping Down the Fly on the OK Tedi Project / David Hyndman
  • 6. Emperor's Gold in Fiji / Nii-K Plange
  • 7. Land Rights, Labour Relations, and Fertility in the Soroako Nickel Project, Sulawesi / Kathryn Robinson
  • 8. Aborigines and Gold Mining in Central Australia / Richard Howitt
  • 9. Interpreting Argyle: Aborigines and Diamond Mining in Northwest Australia / Michael Dillon
  • 10. The Boundaries of Gagudju Association Membership: Anthropology, Law, and Public Policy / Robert Levitus
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Indigenous peoples -- Australasia.  |  Indigenous peoples -- Oceania.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Mines and mining.  |  Mines and mineral resources -- Australasia.  |  Mines and mineral resources -- Oceania.  |  Land rights - Compensation and royalties.  |  Mining industry - Diamond.  |  Mining industry - Uranium.  |  Mining industry - Gold.  |  Kakadu National Park (NT SD53-01, SD53-05)  |  Papua New Guinea (PNG)  |  Northern Territory - Central NT.  |  New Zealand (NZ)  |  Pacific Islands.  |  Australia.
Other authors/contributors Connell, John, 1946-  |  Howitt, R

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