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Author LinkGedicks, Al.
Title LinkResource rebels : native challenges to mining and oil corporations / Al Gedicks.
Edition 1st ed.
Imprint Cambridge, MA : South End Press, c2001.
Description viii, 241 p. :  maps ;  22 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-224) and index.
Contents Contents: Introduction: A World Out of Balance -- Scouring the Globe -- Big Oil, the Environment and Human Rights -- West Papua: The Freeport/Rio Campaign -- A Multiracial Anti-Mining Movement -- Silencing the Voice of the People: How Mining Companies Subvert Local Opposition -- The Military, Trade and Strategies for Sustainability.
Summary Describes the development of native-led resistance to mining and oil companies in the United States, Asia, African and Latin America.
Subject LinkIndigenous peoples -- Land tenure.
LinkMines and mineral resources -- Environmental aspects.
LinkConservation of natural resources.
LinkIndigenous peoples -- Legal status, laws, etc.
LinkSocial responsibility of business.
Subject LinkConservation of natural resources.
LinkIndigenous peoples -- Land tenure.
LinkIndigenous peoples -- Legal status, laws, etc.
LinkMines and mineral resources -- Environmental aspects.
LinkSocial responsibility of business.

System Number 000682005
ISBN Link0896086410
Link9780896086418
Link0896086402 (pbk.)
Link9780896086401 (pbk.)

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