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Title Greenlanders, whales, and whaling : sustainability and self-determination in the Arctic / Richard A. Caulfield.
Imprint Hanover, NH : University Press of New England, ©1997.


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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 203 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Arctic visions
Arctic visions.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-195) and index.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
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Summary in Greenlandic.
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Subject Inuit -- Fishing -- Greenland.
Inuit -- Greenland -- Government relations.
Inuit -- Greenland -- Economic conditions.
Whaling -- Government policy -- Greenland.
Baleen whales -- Government policy -- Greenland.
Sustainable fisheries -- Greenland.
Human ecology -- Greenland.
Self-determination, National -- Greenland.
Greenland -- Politics and government.
Greenland -- Economic conditions.
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations and Tables; Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION: Whaling and Co-management in Greenland; Part One Connections- Greenland and World Systems; CHAPTER 1: History and Political Economy in Greenland; CHAPTER 2: Changing Production Relations in Greenland: The Case of Qeqertarsuaq Municipality; Part Two Local Dynamics, Global Concerns: Conflict and Contradictions in Greenlandic Whaling; CHAPTER 3: Vessels, Kin, and Harpoons: Continuity and Change in Whaling.
CHAPTER 4: Greenland's Whaling Regime: Costs and Benefits of Co-managementCHAPTER 5: Initiatives on the Periphery: Home Rule and the Politics of Whaling; CONCLUSION: Whaling and Sustainability in Greenland; Notes; Appendix: Book Abstract in Greenlandic: Atuagaq Kalaallit Nunaanni arfanniameq pillugu eqikkamera (Kalaallisut); Index.
Summary Portrays the profound impact of world systems on contemporary Greenlandic life, especially whaling.
Other Title Print version: Caulfield, Richard A. Greenlanders, whales, and whaling. Hanover, NH : University Press of New England, ©1997 0874518105