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The Resource Weathering the world : recovery in the wake of the tsunami in a Tamil fishing village, Frida Hastrup

Weathering the world : recovery in the wake of the tsunami in a Tamil fishing village, Frida Hastrup

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Weathering the world : recovery in the wake of the tsunami in a Tamil fishing village
Title
Weathering the world
Title remainder
recovery in the wake of the tsunami in a Tamil fishing village
Statement of responsibility
Frida Hastrup
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Asian tsunami in December 2004 was reported on exhaustively all around the world. But this is the first full-length examination of the disaster. Providing an in-depth ethnography of the tsunami and its effects on a fishing village on the coast of Tamil Nadu, India, the author shows how disaster survivors have dealt with the tsunami and worked to regain their confidence in the environment on which they depend for their livelihood. The book testifies to a remarkable local recovery process and demonstrates the survivors' commitment to restoring a sense of certainty and future possibilities ev
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Hastrup, Frida
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in environmental anthropology and ethnobiology
Series volume
v. 16
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  • Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004
  • Tsunamis
  • Natural disasters
  • Tamil Nadu (India)
  • Tamil Nadu (India)
  • NATURE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Ecology
  • Natural disasters
  • Social conditions
  • Tsunamis
  • India
  • Indian Ocean
Label
Weathering the world : recovery in the wake of the tsunami in a Tamil fishing village, Frida Hastrup
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures; Acknowledgements Chapter 1. Processing Disaster and Recovery The Disaster and the Everyday Local Worlds and Recovery Figure and Ground in Disaster Anthropology Transformation and Future Trajectories Book Outline Chapter 2. The Field: Entrance and Emergence Arrival Emergent Fields Mapping Place and People Fieldwork on Foot A Walk around the Village The Lay of the Land Chapter 3. The Dwelling: Homes and Hazards Build Back Better Bereavement and Moving on Homing In Chapter 4. On Forecasting: Wind and Water Weather or Not The Landfall of Disaster Dropping the Anchor Forecasts and Precautions In a Climate of Changing Tides Chapter 5. Responsibility: Agents and Agencies Local Level Humanitarian Support On the Limits of Community Recuperating Subjects Chapter 6. Confusing Hardships: Onslaught and Opportunity In Need of Repair Certifying the Future The Ties That Bind Rallying for Safety Projecting Progress Chapter 7. Materialisations of Loss: Monument and Memory Monumental Memories The Materiality of Loss On New Plots Chapter 8. Everyday Life: Tsunami Time Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn763156387
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 150 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857452009
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7hzp2j
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763156387
Label
Weathering the world : recovery in the wake of the tsunami in a Tamil fishing village, Frida Hastrup
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures; Acknowledgements Chapter 1. Processing Disaster and Recovery The Disaster and the Everyday Local Worlds and Recovery Figure and Ground in Disaster Anthropology Transformation and Future Trajectories Book Outline Chapter 2. The Field: Entrance and Emergence Arrival Emergent Fields Mapping Place and People Fieldwork on Foot A Walk around the Village The Lay of the Land Chapter 3. The Dwelling: Homes and Hazards Build Back Better Bereavement and Moving on Homing In Chapter 4. On Forecasting: Wind and Water Weather or Not The Landfall of Disaster Dropping the Anchor Forecasts and Precautions In a Climate of Changing Tides Chapter 5. Responsibility: Agents and Agencies Local Level Humanitarian Support On the Limits of Community Recuperating Subjects Chapter 6. Confusing Hardships: Onslaught and Opportunity In Need of Repair Certifying the Future The Ties That Bind Rallying for Safety Projecting Progress Chapter 7. Materialisations of Loss: Monument and Memory Monumental Memories The Materiality of Loss On New Plots Chapter 8. Everyday Life: Tsunami Time Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn763156387
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 150 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857452009
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7hzp2j
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763156387

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