shed light on innovative technologies in the domain of resourceextraction and mining. Although mining projects always use established technologies in combination with new approaches, we understand them as emerging technologies because they relate to uncertainties, ambivalences, and unanswered
Social conflict related to resourceextraction is typically attributed to environmental or economic concerns. While these factors are important, I will show that social conflict related to resourceextraction, specifically in Andean Latin America, is rather a response to social
indigenous peoples. Such standards include the involvement of Sámi people in resourceextraction projects, facilitating their consultation and expression of free, prior and informed consent and opening the opportunity for their effective influence on projects that may have detrimental impacts on their lives
In many respects, Turkey is unexceptional in terms of relationships between women, gender relations, and environmental change and natural resourceextraction. For instance, evidence from Turkey is suggestive of ways that women's societal and work roles condition women's interest in dif ferentiated
Women and gender issues relate to environment change and natural resourceextraction depending on both the geographical setting – semi-arid, humid, and forest, as well as environmental zones with great mineral wealth – and people's beliefs and cultural practices surrounding resource use. Sub
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Christiana Z. Peppard and Andrea Vicini (eds.), Just Sustainability: Technology, Ecology, and ResourceExtraction . Maryknoll, NY : Orbis Books, 2015. 292 pps. ( PB ) $ 42.00. ISBN : 978-1-62698-132-4.
Just Sustainability is a collection of 28 essays, introduced by Christiana Peppard
to guarantee the access of decolonized countries to the economic benefits derived from natural resourceextraction in their territories. This, in turn, allowed the new independent states to disregard agreements and contracts signed by foreign companies with colonial states that were harmful to the