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The Resource Ethnographies Of Conservation : Environmentalism and the Distribution of Privilege

Ethnographies Of Conservation : Environmentalism and the Distribution of Privilege

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Ethnographies Of Conservation : Environmentalism and the Distribution of Privilege
Title
Ethnographies Of Conservation
Title remainder
Environmentalism and the Distribution of Privilege
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Language
eng
Summary
Anthropologists know that conservation often disempowers already under-privileged groups, and that it also fails to protect environments. Through a series of ethnographic studies, this book argues that the real problem is not the disappearance of ""pristine nature"" or even the land-use practices of uneducated people. Rather, what we know about culturally determined patterns of consumption, production and unequal distribution, suggests that critical attention would be better turned on discourses of ""primitiveness"" and ""pristine nature"" so prevalent within conservation ideology, and on t
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EBLCP
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Anderson, David G
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Berglund, Eeva K.
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  • Environmental ethics
  • Human ecology
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Distribution (Economic theory)
  • Distributive justice
  • Material accountability
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Distributive justice
  • Environmental ethics
  • Human ecology
  • Material accountability
  • Ecologische beweging
  • Consumptie
  • Ethische aspecten
  • Economische aspecten
  • Humanökologie
  • Umweltethik
  • Umweltpolitik
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Entwicklungsländer
Label
Ethnographies Of Conservation : Environmentalism and the Distribution of Privilege
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Publication
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ethnographies of conservation; contents; maps and figures; acknowledgements; notes on the contributors; introduction; part i: anthropology, ecopolitics and discrimination; chapter 1. pitfalls of synchronicity; chapter 2. nature as contested terrain; chapter 3. the environment at the periphery; part ii: distributing justice within protected landscapes; chapter 4. protest, conflict and litigation; chapter 5. environmentalism in syrian badia; chapter 6. 'ecocide and genocide'; chapter 7. promoting consumption in the rainforest; part iii: writing environmentalism
  • Chapter 8. 'we still are soviet people'chapter 9. the ecology of markets in central siberia; chapter 10. contrasting landscapes, conflicting ontologies; chapter 11. ecologism as an idiom in amazonian anthropology; bibliography; index
Control code
ocn871856439
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857456748
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
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22573/ctt7j1c55
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)871856439
Label
Ethnographies Of Conservation : Environmentalism and the Distribution of Privilege
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ethnographies of conservation; contents; maps and figures; acknowledgements; notes on the contributors; introduction; part i: anthropology, ecopolitics and discrimination; chapter 1. pitfalls of synchronicity; chapter 2. nature as contested terrain; chapter 3. the environment at the periphery; part ii: distributing justice within protected landscapes; chapter 4. protest, conflict and litigation; chapter 5. environmentalism in syrian badia; chapter 6. 'ecocide and genocide'; chapter 7. promoting consumption in the rainforest; part iii: writing environmentalism
  • Chapter 8. 'we still are soviet people'chapter 9. the ecology of markets in central siberia; chapter 10. contrasting landscapes, conflicting ontologies; chapter 11. ecologism as an idiom in amazonian anthropology; bibliography; index
Control code
ocn871856439
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857456748
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j1c55
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)871856439

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