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The Indigenous World 2007

The Indigenous World 2007

1st Edition

By Sille Stidsen
July 31, 2007

This Yearbook covers the period January-December 2006 and provides an update on the state of affairs of indigenous peoples worldwide through: region and country reports covering most of the indigenous world; and updated information on the international and regional processes relating to ...

Witness to Sovereignty Essays on the Indian Movement in Latin America

Witness to Sovereignty: Essays on the Indian Movement in Latin America

1st Edition

By Stefano Varese
February 28, 2007

"This book spans more than 30 years of history, the same three decades in which indigenous sovereignty' emerged from five centuries of banishment as an unauthorized and unspeakable taboo to become a major topic of national political contention. Varese is both the author of this fascinating ...

Negotiating Autonomy Case Studies on Philippine Indigenous Peoples' Land Rights

Negotiating Autonomy: Case Studies on Philippine Indigenous Peoples' Land Rights

1st Edition

Edited By Augusto B Gatmaytan
February 01, 2007

This Book is based on some of the presentations made at the 2005 National Conference on Indigenous Peoples' Land Rights held in Quezon City, the Philippines. At its core are four case studies of different indigenous groups from various parts of the country; the Kankana-ey and Bago of the northern ...

The Indigenous World 2006

The Indigenous World 2006

1st Edition

Edited By Sille Stidsen
November 15, 2006

The Indigenous World 2006 contains the most comprehensive update on the current situation of indigenous peoples and the human rights and other international processes related to indigenous peoples. With contributions from both indigenous as well as non-indigenous scholars and activists the yearbook...

The Land Within Indigenous Territory and the Perception of Environment

The Land Within: Indigenous Territory and the Perception of Environment

1st Edition

Edited By Alexandre Surralles, Pedro Garcia Hierro
December 16, 2005

By describing the fabric of relationships indigenous peoples weave with their environment, The Land Within attempts to define a more precise notion of indigenous territoriality. A large part of the work of titling the South American indigenous territories may now be completed but this book aims to ...

Belonging to the Land Life in the Communities of the Chaco Region of Salta

Belonging to the Land: Life in the Communities of the Chaco Region of Salta

1st Edition

By Pablo Lasansky, Francisco Perez, Morita Carrasco
July 01, 2005

This book tells another story. A story being written from within that landscape by the indigenous peoples of the Chaco themselves. It is one of happiness rather than poverty, as seen through their bodies, their looks, their smiles. Just to look at them is to participate in the mysteries of life ...

An Indigenous Parliament? Realities and Perspectives in Russia and the Circumpolar North

An Indigenous Parliament? Realities and Perspectives in Russia and the Circumpolar North

1st Edition

By Kathrin Wessendorf
April 01, 2005

The indigenous peoples of the Arctic have achieved some of the most comprehensive self-government arrangements in the world. These are reflected upon in this collection of articles, based on discussions between indigenous peoples in Russia and other parts of the Circumpolar North.Decision-making ...

The Indigenous World 2005

The Indigenous World 2005

1st Edition

By Diana Vinding
April 01, 2005

This yearbook contains the most comprehensive update on the current situation of indigenous peoples and the human rights and other international processes related to indigenous peoples. With contributions from both indigenous as well as non-indigenous scholars and activists, The Indigenous World ...

Dreams Coming True An Indigenous Health Programme in the Peruvian Amazon

Dreams Coming True: An Indigenous Health Programme in the Peruvian Amazon

1st Edition

Edited By Soren Hvalkof
March 01, 2005

This is an unusual book about an unusual project in the Peruvian Amazon. It focuses on the extraordinary achievement the indigenous movement in the Upper Amazon has accomplished in establishing its own alternative health service. The work exposes a kaleidoscopic view of this fascinating process and...

Indigenous Peoples Rights in Southern Africa

Indigenous Peoples Rights in Southern Africa

1st Edition

Edited By Robert Hitchcock, Diana Vinding
January 20, 2005

This book is concerned with the first peoples (those people who are considered indigenous by themselves and others) of southern Africa such as the San, the Nama, and the Khoi, and their rights. Although living in democratic countries like Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Botswana --and in ...

Indigenous Peoples in Isolation in the Peruvian Amazon

Indigenous Peoples in Isolation in the Peruvian Amazon

1st Edition

By Beatriz Huertas Castillo
January 20, 2005

In this important work, Beatriz Huertas Castillo offers an objective yet human vision of the current situation of the indigenous groups in isolation in Peru. Drawing on extensive fieldwork, and interviews with people living in areas neighboring these isolated groups, she presents solid evidence of ...

The Indigenous World 2004

The Indigenous World 2004

1st Edition

By Diana Vinding
June 01, 2004

This yearbook contains the most comprehensive update on the current situation of indigenous peoples and the human rights and other international processes related to them. With contributions from both indigenous as well as non-indigenous scholars and activists, this volume of The Indigenous World ...

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