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The Tiger and the Turbine: Indigenous Rights and Resource Management in the Naso Territory of Panama Paperback – April 1, 2009

ISBN-13: 978-3639140873 ISBN-10: 3639140877

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 224 pages
  • Publisher: VDM Verlag (April 1, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 3639140877
  • ISBN-13: 978-3639140873
  • Product Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 9.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #7,557,315 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Jason J. Paiement, PhD: Studied anthropology at McGill University. Social development and safeguards specialist at the Asian Development Bank in Manila. Previously worked as a Consultant to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and the World Bank.

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A comprehensive evaluation of the risks and benefits of hydropower development projects, as well as how those directly affected comprehend those risks and benefits.

This text does not romanticize or patronize the Naso. In doing this, Paiement has written a sympathetic, but critical assessment that seriously considers Naso practices and ideas. His advocacy is limited, balanced and so far very successful. Rather than lighting ideological fires (as Bourgois did) or elevating objectivity into political irrelevance (as Rudolf did), Paiement has become a key contributor to the empowerment of the Naso people.
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