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Title Asserting native resilience : Pacific rim indigenous nations face the climate crisis / edited by Zoltán Grossman and Alan Parker ; foreward by Billy Frank, Jr.
Published Corvalis, OR : Oregon State University Press, 2012.
Book Cover

 Floor2  GF798 .A77 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description 239 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Series First peoples
First peoples (2010)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Partial Contents Part 1. Cultural perspectives: Land grab on a global scale / Dennis Martinez -- Indigenous declarations on the climate crisis: Anchorage Declaration of Indigenous Peoples Global Summit on Climate Change ; International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change policy paper ; Mystic Lake Declaration of Native Peoples/Native Homelands II Workshop 2009 ; Native Peoples/Native Homelands 1998 North American indigenous concerns -- Alaska : testimony from the front lines / Mike Williams -- Sharing one skin / Jeannette Armstrong -- Where words touch the earth : tribal students produce a climate change video on the Coast Salish moons / Greg Mahle and Lexie Tom -- Watching for the signs / Chief Willie Charlie -- Different ways of looking at things / Larry Merculieff. -- Part 2. Effects of the climate crisis: Climate threats to Pacific Northwest tribes and the great ecological removal : keeping traditions alive / Terry Williams and Preston Hardison -- Climate change in the Quileute and Hoh Nations of coastal Washington / Chelsie Papiez -- Maori perspectives on climate change / Ata Brett Stephenson -- Impacts of global climate change / Brad Burnham -- Effects of climate change on women's and children's health / Debra McNutt. -- Part 3. Current responses: Indigenous responses to the international climate change framework / Zoltán Grossman -- On our own : adapting to climate change / Rudolph C. Rÿser -- Swinomish climate change initiative -- Pulling together : honorable community engagement / Shelly Vendiola -- Native renewable energy: Groups press for tribe-friendly renewable energy resources ; A methane to their madness : tribes and farmers come together over cow manure ; Finding common ground : Qualco biogas project brings together farmers, natives while helping the salmon. -- Part 4. Possible paths: Kaua e mangere = Do not be idle : Maori responses in a time of climate change / Ata Brett Stephenson -- Potential paths for Native Nations / Laural Ballew and Renée Klosterman -- No longer the "miner's canary" : Indigenous Nations' responses to climate change / Zoltán Grossman -- Recommendations to indigenous government leadership / Alan Parker. -- Part 5. Native climate change resource directory : examples of model projects and groups, organized around NIARI recommendations / Jamie Bown and Zoltán Grossman -- Northwest tribes : meeting the challenge of climate change / edited by Debra McNutt.
Subject Indigenous peoples -- Ecology -- Pacific Area.
Human beings -- Effect of climate on -- Pacific Area.
Traditional ecological knowledge -- Pacific Area.
Climatic changes -- Pacific Area.
Pacific Area -- Environmental conditions.
Related Names Grossman, Zoltán.
Parker, Alan.
Frank, Billy.
ISBN 9780870716638 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0870716638 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780870716645 (e-book)
0870716646 (e-book)
OCLC number 772450019