Anthropology: Indigenous Peoples

  • Just Conservation: Biodiversity, Wellbeing and Sustainability book cover

    Just Conservation

    Biodiversity, Wellbeing and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Adrian Martin

    Loss of biodiversity is one of the great environmental challenges facing humanity but unfortunately efforts to reduce the rate of loss have so far failed. At the same time, these efforts have too often resulted in unjust social outcomes in which people living in or near to areas designated for…

    Paperback – 2017-05-04
    Routledge
    Earthscan Conservation and Development

  • Governing the Coastal Commons: Communities, Resilience and Transformation book cover

    Governing the Coastal Commons

    Communities, Resilience and Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Derek Armitage, Anthony Charles, Fikret Berkes

    Coastal communities depend on the marine environment for their livelihoods, but the common property nature of marine resources poses major challenges for the governance of such resources. Through detailed cases and consideration of broader global trends, this volume examines how coastal communities…

    Paperback – 2017-05-02
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Culture and Conservation: Beyond Anthropocentrism book cover

    Culture and Conservation

    Beyond Anthropocentrism, 1st Edition

    By Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet, Helen Kopnina

    Today, there is growing interest in conservation and anthropologists have an important role to play in helping conservation succeed for the sake of humanity and for the sake of other species. Equally important, however, is the fact that we, as the species that causes extinctions, have a moral…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • San Representation: Politics, Practice and Possibilities book cover

    San Representation

    Politics, Practice and Possibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keyan Tomaselli, Michael Wessels

    The San or Bushmen of southern Africa have exerted a fascination over generations of writers and scholars, from novelists and anarchists to ethnologists and geneticists, and also occupy a special place in the popular imagination as the First People and the contemporary remnant of spiritual and…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge

  • The World of Indigenous North America book cover

    The World of Indigenous North America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Warrior

    The World of Indigenous North America is a comprehensive look at issues that concern indigenous people in North America. Though no single volume can cover every tribe and every issue around this fertile area of inquiry, this book takes on the fields of law, archaeology, literature,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • Leading and Managing Indigenous Education in the Postcolonial World book cover

    Leading and Managing Indigenous Education in the Postcolonial World

    1st Edition

    By Zane Ma Rhea

    This book brings together the academic fields of educational leadership, educational administration, strategic change management, and Indigenous education in order to provide a critical, multi-perspective, systems level analysis of the provision of education services to Indigenous people. It draws…

    Paperback – 2017-02-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • The Reinvention of Primitive Society: Transformations of a Myth book cover

    The Reinvention of Primitive Society

    Transformations of a Myth, 1st Edition

    By Adam Kuper

    Adam Kuper’s iconoclastic intellectual history argues that the idea of “primitive society” is a western myth. The “primitive” is imagined as the opposite of the “civilised”. But this is a protean myth. As ideas about civilisation change, so the image of primitive society must be adjusted. By way…

    Paperback – 2017-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Classic Texts in Anthropology

  • Governing Transboundary Waters: Canada, the United States, and Indigenous Communities book cover

    Governing Transboundary Waters

    Canada, the United States, and Indigenous Communities, 1st Edition

    By Emma S. Norman

    Winner of the Political Geography Specialty Group's 2015 Julian Minghi Distinguished Book Award! With almost the entire world’s water basins crossing political borders of some kind, understanding how to cooperate with one’s neighbor is of global relevance. For Indigenous communities, whose…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge

  • Development-Induced Displacement and Resettlement: New perspectives on persisting problems book cover

    Development-Induced Displacement and Resettlement

    New perspectives on persisting problems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irge Satiroglu, Narae Choi

    Every year millions of people are displaced from their homes, livelihoods and communities due to land-based development projects. There is no limit to what can be called a ‘development project’. They can range from small-scale infrastructure or mining projects to mega hydropower plants; can be…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Displacement and Resettlement

  • Collaborative and Indigenous Mental Health Therapy: Tātaihono – Stories of Māori Healing and Psychiatry book cover

    Collaborative and Indigenous Mental Health Therapy

    Tātaihono – Stories of Māori Healing and Psychiatry, 1st Edition

    By Wiremu NiaNia, Allister Bush, David Epston

    This book examines a collaboration between traditional Māori healing and clinical psychiatry. Comprised of transcribed interviews and detailed meditations on practice, it demonstrates how bicultural partnership frameworks can augment mental health treatment by balancing local imperatives with sound…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12
    Routledge
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

  • Being Bengali: At Home and in the World book cover

    Being Bengali

    At Home and in the World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mridula Nath Chakraborty

    Bengal has long been one of the key centres of civilisation and culture in the Indian subcontinent. However, Bengali identity – "Bengaliness" – is complicated by its long history of evolution, the fact that Bengal is now divided between India and Bangladesh, and by virtue of a very large…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Water, Power and Identity: The Cultural Politics of Water in the Andes book cover

    Water, Power and Identity

    The Cultural Politics of Water in the Andes, 1st Edition

    By Rutgerd Boelens

    This book addresses two major issues in natural resource management and political ecology: the complex conflicting relationship between communities managing water on the ground and national/global policy-making institutions and elites; and how grassroots defend against encroachment, question the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

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