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Of Myths and Movements Rewriting Chipko into Himalayan History

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ISBN-10: 1859843050

ISBN-13: 9781859843055

Edition: 2001

Authors: Haripriya Rangan

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Description:

This text brings the Chipko movement back from the realm of myth into the world of geographical history. It traces modes of administration and policy intervention through pre-colonial, colonial and post-colonial phases.
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Book details

List price: $20.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Verso Books
Publication date: 2/17/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 5.50" wide x 7.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Acknowledgements
Preface
Myth and Marginalisation
Passages from History to Nature
Naturalised Himalaya
Himalayan Backwardness
Biogeography of Control
Development in the Margins
Chipko's Movements
Regional Questions and Sustainable Development
Notes
Bibliography
Index