Paper $49.95 ISBN: 9781842771938 Published May 2004 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $99.95 ISBN: 9781842771921 Published May 2004 For sale in North and South America only

In the Way of Development

Indigenous Peoples, Life Projects and Globalization

Mario Blaser, Harvey A. Feit, and Glenn McRae

In the Way of Development

Mario Blaser, Harvey A. Feit, and Glenn McRae

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384 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $49.95 ISBN: 9781842771938 Published May 2004 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $99.95 ISBN: 9781842771921 Published May 2004 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Introductions
1. Indigenous Peoples and Development Processes: New Terrains of Struggle - Mario Blaser, Harvey A. Feit and Glenn McRae
2. Life Projects: Indigenous Peoples' Agency and Development - Mario Blaser

Part 1: Visions: Life Projects, Representations and Conflicts
3. Life Projects: Development Our Way - Bruno Barras
4. 'Way of Life' or 'Who Decides': Development, Paraguayan Indigenism and the Yshiro People's Life Projects - Mario Blaser
5. Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Sustainable Development: Toward Co-Existence - Deborah McGregor
6. James Bay Crees' Life Projects and Politics: Histories of Place, Animal Partners and Enduring Relationships - Harvey A. Feit
7. Grassroots Transnationalism and Life Projects of Vermonters in the Great Whale Campaign - Glenn McRae
8. 'The People Had Discovered Their Own Approach to Life': Politicizing Development Discourse - Wendy Russell

Part 2: Strategies: States, Markets and Civil Society
9. Survival in the Context of Mega-Resource Development: Experiences of the James Bay Cree and the First Nations of Canada - Matthew Coon Come
10. The Importance of Working Together: Exclusions, Conflicts and Participation in James Bay, Quebec - Brian Craik
11. Defending a Common Home: Native/Non-Native Alliances against Mining Corporations in Wisconsin - Al Gedicks and Zoltán Grossman
12. Chilean Economic Expansion and Mega-Development Projects in Mapuche Territories - Aldisson Anguita Mariqueo
13. Hydroelectric Development on the Bío-Bío River, Chile: Anthropology and Human Rights
Advocacy - Barbara Rose Johnston and Carmen Garcia-Downing

Part 3: Invitations: Connections and Co-existence
14. Revisiting Gandhi and Zapata: Motion of Global Capital, Geographies of Difference and the Formation of Ecological Ethnicities - Pramod Parajuli
15. A Dream of Democracy in the Russian Far East - Petra Rethmann
16. The 'Risk Society': Tradition, Ecological Order and Time-Space Acceleration - Peter Harries-Jones
17. Conflicting Discourses of Property, Governance and Development in the Indigenous North - Colin Scott
18. Resistance, Determination and Perseverance of the Lubicon Cree Women - Dawn Martin-Hill
19. Restoring our Relationship for the Future - Mary Arquette, Maxine Cole and the Akwesasne Task Force on the Environment
20. In Memoriam: Chief Harvey Longboat (1936-2001)
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