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Title Globalization and indigenous peoples in Asia : changing the local-global interface / editors, Dev Nathan, Govind Kelkar, Pierre Walter.
Imprint New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, [2004]
©2004

Subject Sustainable development -- Social aspects -- Asia.
Economic development -- Social aspects -- Asia.
Indigenous peoples -- Asia -- Economic conditions.
Globalization -- Economic aspects.
Alt Name Nathan, Dev.
Kelkar, Govind, 1939-
Walter, Pierre (Pierre Gilbert)
Description 1 online resource (339 pages)
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Environmental Services and the Case for Local Forest Management; Indigenous Communities' Knowledge of Local Ecological Services; Local Environmental Services: Forest Management and Terraced Agriculture, a Case Study of the Hani of the Ailao Mountains, Yunnan, China; Conflict in Resource Management of Ecosystem Services: Water in the Lashi Watershed, Lijiang, Yunnan, China; Impact of the State Logging Ban in Meghalaya, India; Timber and Local Accumulation in China.
Summary Globalization has profoundly affected both the ways of life and the livelihoods of indigenous peoples worldwide. The 12 original essays in this book are based on fieldwork conducted in India, China, Nepal and parts of the Himalaya-Hindukush region. In the first section the contributors explore the possibility of devising a more democratic and equitable alternative for indigenous peoples within the process of globalization. The essays in the second section discuss the changes in the social and economic systems of the indigenous peoples that have resulted from the transition to a market economy.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9788132101802 (electronic bk.)
8132101804 (electronic bk.)
1282074946
9781282074941
9788132112563 (ebook)
8132112563 (ebook)
0761932534 (hard back)
OCLC # 392145099
Additional Format Print version: Globalization and indigenous peoples in Asia. New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, ©2004 0761932534 9780761932536 (DLC) 2004009690 (OCoLC)55067172


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