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Contested Arctic: Indigenous Peoples, Industrial States and the Circumpolar Environment

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Edited By: Eric Alden Smith and Joan McCarter

156 pages, Tabs, maps

University of Washington Press

Paperback | Jun 1997 | #83695 | ISBN: 0295976551
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Explores some of the major threats to the Arctic environment and indigenous people's responses to these threats. Case studies discuss the push for oil and gas development in Canada, Alaska, and Russia; the toxic legacy of the former Soviet Union; land tenure conflicts in Russia; and wildlife management in Canada and Scandinavia.

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