Indigenous Peoples and Poverty

An International Perspective

Edited by Robyn Eversole, John-Andrew McNeish, and Alberto D. Cimadamore

Indigenous Peoples and Poverty

Edited by Robyn Eversole, John-Andrew McNeish, and Alberto D. Cimadamore

Distributed for Zed Books

320 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $61.95 ISBN: 9781842776797 Published December 2005 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
1. Introduction: Indigenous Peoples and Poverty - John-Andrew McNeish and Robyn Eversole

PART 1: INDIGENOUS POVERTY
2. Overview: Patterns of Indigenous Disadvantage Worldwide - Robyn Eversole
3. The Conditions of Life and Health for Indigenous Women in Areas of High Marginalization, Chiapas, Mexico - Hector Javier S nchez-P‚rez, Guadalupe Vargas Morales and Josep Mar¡a Jans
4. Scarred Landscapes and Tattooed Faces: Poverty, Identity and Land Conflict in a Taiwanese Indigenous Community - Scott Simon
5. Nutritional Vulnerability in Indigenous Children of the Americas: A Human Rights Issue - Siri Damman

PART 2: INDIGENOUS PEOPLE IN NATION STATES: RIGHTS, CITIZENSHIP, AND SELF-DETERMINATION
6. Overview: The Right to Self-Determination - John-Andrew NcNeish and Robyn Eversole
7. Poverty and International Aid among Russia's Indigenous Peoples - Indra Overland
8. Indigenous Peoples of Southeast Asia: Poverty, Identity and Resistance - Don McCaskill and Jeff Rutherford
9. Tackling Indigenous Disadvantage in the Twenty-First Century: 'Social Inclusion' and Maori in New Zealand - Louise Humpage
10. Political Participation and Poverty among Colombian Indigenous Communities, the Case of the Zen and Mokan  Peoples- A. Carolina Borda Ni¤o and Dario Mej¡a Montalvo
11. Indigenous Peoples, Poverty, and Self-Determination in Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and the United States - Stephen Cornell

PART 3: INDIGENOUS PEOPLES' PERSPECTIVES ON DEVELOPMENT
12. Overview: Indigenous Peoples' Perspectives on Development - John-Andrew NcNeish
13. Ecological Wealth versus Social Poverty: Contradictions of and Perspectives on Indigenous Development in Central America and Mexico - Pablo Alarc¢n-Ch ires
14. Indigenous Anti-Poverty Strategies in an Australian Town - Robyn Eversole, Leon Ridgeway and David Mercer
15. Sami Responses to Poverty in the Nordic Countries - Christian Hicks and µnde Somby
16. Conclusions: Poverty, Peoples, and the Meaning of Change - John-Andrew NcNeish and Robyn Eversole

Index
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