By Amy Eisenberg,Dr. Amy Eisenberg Ph.D.
In Aymara Indian views on improvement within the Andes, Amy Eisenberg presents an in depth exploration of the ethnoecological dimensions of the stress among the Aymara, whose fiscal, non secular, and social lifestyles are inextricably tied to land and water, and 3 significant demanding situations: the paving of Chile street eleven, the diversion of the Altiplano waters of the Rí o Lauca for irrigation and power-generation, and Chilean nationwide park guidelines concerning Aymara groups, their traditional assets, and cultural homes inside of Parque Nacional Lauca, the foreign Biosphere Reserve.
Pursuing collaborative examine, Eisenberg played ethnographic interviews with Aymara humans in additional than 16 Andean villages, a few at altitudes of 4,600 meters. Drawing upon botany, agriculture, normal background, actual and cultural geography, background, archaeology, and social and environmental influence evaluation, she offers deep, multifaceted insights from the Aymara’ s aspect of view.
Illustrated with maps and dramatic pictures by means of John Amato, Aymara Indian views on Development within the Andes offers an account of indigenous views and matters concerning fiscal improvement that may be priceless to students and policy-makers within the fields of common and cultural source protection in and past Chile.
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Aymara Indian Perspectives on Development in the Andes by Amy Eisenberg,Dr. Amy Eisenberg Ph.D.