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  • Managing Animals in New Guineaby Paul Sillitoe

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 48.95

    Managing Animals in New Guinea analyzes the place of animals in the lives of New Guinea Highlanders. Looking at issues of zoological classification, hunting of wild animals and management of domesticated ones, notably pigs, it asks how natural parameters affect people's livelihood strategies and their relations with animals and the wider environment. more...

  • Sustainable Developmentby Paul Sillitoe

    Berghahn Books 2014; US$ 39.95

    With growing evidence of unsustainable use of the world's resources, such as hydrocarbon reserves, and related environmental pollution, as in alarming climate change predictions, sustainable development is arguably the prominent issue of the 21st century.  This volume gives a wide ranging introduction focusing on the arid Gulf region, where the... more...

  • Local Science Vs Global Scienceby Paul Sillitoe

    Berghahn Books 2006; US$ 34.95

    While science has achieved a remarkable understanding of nature, affording humans an astonishing technological capability, it has led, through Euro-American global domination, to the muting of other cultural views and values, even threatening their continued existence. There is a growing realization that the diversity of knowledge systems demand respect,... more...

  • A Place Against Timeby Paul Sillitoe

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95

    A Place Against Time is an ethnographically focused environmental study of Montane, New Guinea, where people were among the world's first to cultivate crops some ten millennia ago, and where today an enduring agricultural condition continues. It arranges its account of climate, vegetation topography and geology according to their relationship with... more...

  • Indigenous Studies and Engaged Anthropologyby Paul Sillitoe

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Advancing the rising field of engaged or participatory anthropology that is emerging at the same time as increased opposition from Indigenous peoples to research, this book offers critical reflections on research approaches to-date. The engaged approach seeks to change the researcher-researched relationship fundamentally, to make methods more appropriate... more...

  • Participating in Developmentby Alan Bicker; Johan Pottier; Paul Sillitoe

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 48.95

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Development and Local Knowledgeby Alan Bicker; Paul Sillitoe; Johan Pottier

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95

    There is a revolution happening in the practice of anthropology. A new field of 'indigenous knowledge' is emerging, which aims to make local voices hear and ensure that development initiatives meet the needs of indigenous people. Development and Local Knowledge focuses on two major challenges that arise in the discussion of indigenous knowledge... more...

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