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Author Sturgeon, Janet C.

Title Border landscapes [electronic resource] : the politics of Akha land use in China and Thailand / Janet C. Sturgeon.

Imprint Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 255 p. : ill., maps.
Series Culture, place, and nature
Culture, place, and nature.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-243) and index.
Contents The production of border landscapes -- The production of marginal peoples and landscapes : resource access on the periphery -- The production of borders : sites for the accumulation and distribution of resources -- Small border chiefs and resource control, 1910 to 1997 -- Premodern border landscapes under border principalities -- Landscape plasticity versus landscapes of productivity and rule : Akha livelihoods under nation-states.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Akha (Southeast Asian people) -- Land tenure.
Akha (Southeast Asian people) -- Politics and government.
Akha (Southeast Asian people) -- Social conditions.
Land use -- China.
Land use -- Thailand.
Landscape assessment -- China.
Landscape assessment -- Thailand.
Indigenous peoples -- Ecology -- China.
Indigenous peoples -- Ecology -- Thailand.
China -- Boundaries.
Thailand -- Boundaries.
China -- Politics and government.
Thailand -- Politics and government.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0295985445 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780295801735 (e-book)

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