Aboriginal Environmental Knowledge

Aboriginal Environmental Knowledge
Publisher Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
Release Date
Category Religion
Total Pages 187
ISBN 0754664309
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This book is based on a grounded and broad assessment of less well known details of Aboriginal knowledge and provides both a great deal of detail and a new assessment of rituals and practices. An important and unique finding of this volume is that Aboriginal environmental knowledge also includes knowledge about education for attitudes considered appropriate for survival, a concept not depicted within previous subject literature.

Aboriginal Environmental Knowledge
  • Author : Catherine Laudine
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2009

This book is based on a grounded and broad assessment of less well known details of Aboriginal knowledge and provides both a great deal of detail and a new assessment of rituals and practices. An important and unique finding of this volume is that Aboriginal environmental knowledge also includes knowledge

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Aboriginal Environmental Knowledge
  • Author : Catherine Laudine
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-09-17

Whilst there are popular ideas about which champion Aboriginal environmental knowledge, many of these are based more on romantic notions than on any detailed understanding of what might be the content of this knowledge. This book is based on a grounded and broad assessment of less well known details of

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Lore
  • Author : Martha Johnson
  • Publisher : IDRC
  • Release Date : 1992-01-01

This book examines the process of collecting traditional environmental knowledge while using a "participatory action" or "community-based" approach. It looks at the problems associated with documenting traditional knowledge - problems that are shared by researchers around the world - and it explores some of the means by which traditional knowledge

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Contemporary Studies in Environmental and Indigenous Pedagogies
  • Author : Andrejs Kulnieks,Dan Roronhiakewen Longboat,Young Young
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-06-13

Contemporary Studies in Environmental and Indigenous Pedagogies: A Curricula of Stories and Place. Our book is a compilation of the work of experienced educational researchers and practitioners, all of whom currently work in educational settings across North America. Contributors bring to this discussion, an enriched view of diverse ecological perspectives

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Aboriginal Biocultural Knowledge in South eastern Australia
  • Author : Fred Cahir,Ian Clark,Philip Clarke
  • Publisher : CSIRO PUBLISHING
  • Release Date : 2018-05-01

Indigenous Australians have long understood sustainable hunting and harvesting, seasonal changes in flora and fauna, predator–prey relationships and imbalances, and seasonal fire management. Yet the extent of their knowledge and expertise has been largely unknown and underappreciated by non-Aboriginal colonists, especially in the south-east of Australia where Aboriginal culture

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Environment in the Courtroom
  • Author : Alan Ingleson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-01-21

Canadian environmental law is a dynamic and exciting area that is playing an increasingly important role in furthering sustainable development policy. Environmental law has distinctive relevant principles, operating procedures, implications, and importance in comparison with other areas of law, and these distinctions must be appreciated both within the legal community

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Working Effectively with Indigenous Peoples
  • Author : Bob Joseph,Cynthia F. Joseph
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-12-03

Whether you're just starting out or want to increase your knowledge, Working Effectively with Indigenous Peoples(R) is written to support people in their Indigenous relations endeavours. The fourth edition has additional content and a fresh look inside and out.

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Traditional Ecological Knowledge
  • Author : Julian Inglis,International Program on Traditional Ecological Knowledge,International Development Research Centre (Canada)
  • Publisher : IDRC
  • Release Date : 1993-01

Traditional Ecological Knowledge: Concepts and cases

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Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Natural Resource Management
  • Author : Charles R. Menzies
  • Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
  • Release Date : 2006-01-01

Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Natural Resource Management examines how traditional ecological knowledge (TEK) is taught and practiced today among Native communities. Of special interest is the complex relationship between indigenous ecological practices and other ways of interacting with the environment, particularly regional and national programs of natural resource management. Focusing

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Indigenous Knowledge  Ecology  and Evolutionary Biology
  • Author : Raymond Pierotti
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2010-09-10

Indigenous ways of understanding and interacting with the natural world are characterized as Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK), which derives from emphasizing relationships and connections among species. This book examines TEK and its strengths in relation to Western ecological knowledge and evolutionary philosophy. Pierotti takes a look at the scientific basis

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Braiding Sweetgrass
  • Author : Robin Wall Kimmerer
  • Publisher : Milkweed Editions
  • Release Date : 2013-09-16

As a botanist, Robin Wall Kimmerer has been trained to ask questions of nature with the tools of science. As a member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, she embraces the notion that plants and animals are our oldest teachers. In Braiding Sweetgrass, Kimmerer brings these two lenses of knowledge together

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The Elders Are Watching
  • Author : David Bouchard
  • Publisher : Raincoast Book Dist Limited
  • Release Date : 2003

Paintings of Pacific Northwest Indians and their view of the world by Canadian artist Roy Henry Vickers are accompanied by poems emphasizing the importance of caring for the environment.

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Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature
  • Author : Bron Taylor
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2008-06-10

The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature, originally published in 2005, is a landmark work in the burgeoning field of religion and nature. It covers a vast and interdisciplinary range of material, from thinkers to religious traditions and beyond, with clarity and style. Widely praised by reviewers and the recipient of two

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Ancient Pathways  Ancestral Knowledge
  • Author : Nancy Turner
  • Publisher : McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
  • Release Date : 2014-06-01

Volume 1: The History and Practice of Indigenous Plant Knowledge Volume 2: The Place and Meaning of Plants in Indigenous Cultures and Worldviews Nancy Turner has studied Indigenous peoples' knowledge of plants and environments in northwestern North America for over forty years. In Ancient Pathways, Ancestral Knowledge, she integrates her research into

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Indigenous Environmental Justice
  • Author : Karen Jarratt-Snider,Marianne O. Nielsen
  • Publisher : Indigenous Justice
  • Release Date : 2020

"With connections to traditional homelands being at the heart of Native identity, environmental justice is of heightened importance to Indigenous communities. Not only do irresponsible and exploitative environmental policies harm the physical and financial health of Indigenous communities, they also cause spiritual harm by destroying the land and wildlife that

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