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Natural resource extraction and indigenous livelihoods : development challenges in an era of globalisation / edited by Emma Gilberthorpe, Gavin Hilson
Bib ID 6419049
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Description Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Publishing, [2014] 
©2014 
xv, 283 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm 
ISBN 9781409437772 (hardback : alk. paper)
1409437779 (hardback : alk. paper)
Invalid ISBN 9781409437789 (ebook)
9781409472681 (epublication)
Summary

This book provides an extended analysis of how resource extraction projects stimulate social, cultural and economic change in indigenous communities. Through a range of case studies, including open cast mining, artisanal mining, logging, deforestation, oil extraction and industrial fishing, contributors explore the challenges hi.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Natural resources -- Management -- Case studies.  |  Natural resources -- Co-management -- Case studies.  |  Sustainable development -- Case studies.  |  Indigenous peoples -- Employment -- Case studies.  |  Indigenous peoples -- Economic conditions -- Case studies.  |  Indigenous peoples.  |  Economic sectors - Energy - Petroleum.  |  Environment - Conservation - Forests.  |  Mining industry.  |  Ecuador.  |  India.  |  Solomon Islands.  |  Africa.  |  Canada.  |  Papua New Guinea (PNG)  |  Alaska.  |  Russia.
Other authors/contributors Gilberthorpe, Emma

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