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Traditional ecological knowledge : Learning from indigenous practices for environmental sustainability

Author: Melissa K Nelson
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2918
Series: New directions in sustainability and society
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is for anyone interested in Native American studies, environmental studies, and sustainability studies who wants to learn more about contemporary and historic examples of Indigenous  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melissa K Nelson
ISBN: 9781108428569 1108428568
OCLC Number: 1043860934
Description: 350 Seiten.
Contents: Part I. Introduction to Key Concepts and Questions: 1. Introduction: the soul of sustainability Daniel Shilling; 2. Native science and sustaining indigenous communities Gregory Cajete; 3. Wingaashk Kenomagwen, 'the lessons of grass': restoring reciprocity with the good green earth Robin Wall Kimmerer; 4. What do 'indigenous knowledges concepts' do for Indigenous peoples? Kyle Powys Whyte; Part II. Bedrock: Toward A Kincentric Ethic: 5. Indigenous sustainability: language, community wholeness, and solidarity Simon Ortiz; 6. A single strand: the Nsyilxcin speaking people's Tmixw knowledge as a model for sustaining a life-force-place Jeannette Armstrong; 7. Towards a philosophical understanding of TEK and ecofeminism Joan McGregor; 8. Wolves and ravens, science and ethics: traditional ecological knowledge meets long-term ecological research Michael Paul Nelson and John A. Vucetich; Part III. Extended Web: Land Care Practices and Plant and Animal Relationships: 9. Redefining sustainability through kincentric ecology: reclaiming Indigenous lands, knowledge, and ethics Dennis Martinez; 10. Indigenous food sovereignty in Canada Priscilla Settee; 11. The radiant life with animals Linda Hogan; Part IV. Global and Legal Implications of Indigenous Sustainability: 12. Home: resistance, resilience and innovation in Maori economies of well-being Rachel Wolfgramm, Chellie Spiller, Carla Houkamau and Manuke Henare; 13. Indigenous peoples and 'cultural sustainability': the role of law and traditional knowledge Rebecca Tsosie; 14. Conclusion: back in our tracks - embodying kinship as if the future mattered Melissa K. Nelson.
Series Title: New directions in sustainability and society
Responsibility: ed. by Melissa K. Nelson; Daniel Shilling.

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