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Arctic voices

Subhankar Banerjee

Arctic voices

resistance at the tipping point

by Subhankar Banerjee

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Published by Seven Stories Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental degradation,
  • Arctic peoples,
  • Ecology,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Social conditions,
  • Traditional ecological knowledge,
  • Environmental responsibility

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Subhankar Banerjee
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN473 .A76 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25260258M
    ISBN 10160980385X
    ISBN 109781609803858
    LC Control Number2012011126

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Arctic Voices is an international group of citizens who provide a voice for the cultures, the wildlife, and the land of the Arctic of Alaska and adjacent Canada. Arctic Cultures at Risk There are two groups of Native Americans that have, for more t years, depended on the wildlife of the Arctic for their food and subsistence.

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Arctic Voices: Resistance at the Tipping Point eBook: Banerjee, Subhankar: : Kindle Store/5(6). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm: Contents: From Kolkata to Kaktovik en route to Arctic voices something like an introduction / Subhankar Banerjee --Here's what you can do to keep wild alive / Emilie Karrick Surrusco and Cindy Shogan --Part ot of now --(from) Early warming:.

This book is a collection of photographs, illustrations and stories from Hallendy's arctic endeavours, with photos and vivid descriptions of the land and its people. It's a wonderful window into Inuit culture The author spent 50 years living in the Canadian Arctic, mastering the inuksuit language and chronicling countless aspects of Inuit culture/5.

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"One of the great strengths of Arctic Voices is that it shows how Alaska and the Arctic are tied to the places where most of us live. In this impassioned book, Banerjee shows a situation so serious that it has created a movement, where 'voices of resistance are gathering, are getting louder and louder.'Brand: Seven Stories Press.

Arctic Voices: Resistance at the Tipping Point eBook: Subhankar Banerjee: : Kindle Store5/5(2). Voices from the Arctic Convoys Aug It has been a long time coming as I have been working on aviation-based books for some time, but have also been working on a second book of 'Arctic Stories', of which I am about three-quarters of the way ers: Subhankar Banerjee’s new book, “Arctic Voices: Resistance at the Tipping Point”, is much more than a book about the Arctic.

It is a book about the current state of affairs in our world and it is a call to action for those that care about how we will leave this planet for future generations. The book Arctic Voices: Resistance at the Tipping Point offers an encyclopedic approach to reframe such understandings.” —Manuela Picq, Al Jazeera “Their reverence for, and connection to, the earth—its animals, water, mountains and land—is beautifully described in Arctic Voices, and each essay is as much a prayer as a call to 5/5(2).

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Arctic voices and themes are heard through each story as they ensure that the rich story-telling culture of the Inuit is preserved and passed on, including traditional knowledge about the environment and oral history. One of the great strengths of Arctic Voices is that it shows how Alaska and the Arctic are tied to the places where most of us live.

In this impassioned book, Banerjee shows a situation so serious that it has created a movement, where ‘voices of resistance are gathering, are getting louder and louder.’. His new book, Arctic Voices: Resistance at the Tipping Point, brings together passionate first-person narratives from more than 30 prominent activists, writers and researchers who address issues of climate change, resource extraction, environmental justice, natural history, ecology and human rights.

Arctic Voices provides visitors with the content and context to explore, and ultimately be inspired to protect this fragile and special region.

The challenge of global climate change has gripped public attitudes, and the Polar Regions are “canaries in the climate change coal mine.” Co-created with the Canadian Museum of Nature. The Arctic region stretching across northern Alaska and Canada provides an abundant subsistence lifestyle for its native population, many of whose members hunt, We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of : Peggy M.

Dillon. “This volume stresses that it is the responsibility of academics – especially social scientists and those working in the Arctic – to tell stories that reveal how if people can change the climate, the voices they raise, the resources they render (and don’t render) and the governance they enact can also lead to more just and equitable outcomes.” (Mia M Bennett, The Polar Journal.

Dr. Harvard Ayers, Landon Pennington and David Harmon’s book, “Arctic Gardens: Voices from an Abundant Land,” is a firsthand account of the detrimental effects that fossil fuels and global warming inflict on one of North America’s last great wild ranges: the Arctic region of Canada and Alaska.

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Come listen to Subhankar Banerjee talk about his book Arctic Voices as part of this series. This event is free. Largely uninhabited and long at the margins of global affairs, in the last decade Arctic Alaska has quickly become the most contested land in recent US history.

Shell has spent more than $4 billion over five years in its quest to. Instead, his book gives voice to the paradox that one of his informants, Simeonie Quppapik, calls sulinngikkaluaqtuq ukpirijaujut, the reality of myth.

Thus the phantom dog teams that sometimes can be seen racing over the Arctic ice are (in the words of another informant) "real, a real puikkatuq, a real mirage" (p. This book, the culmination of 45 years of journeying in Canada’s Eastern Arctic, admirably fulfills Hallendy’s (Inuksuit: Silent Messengers of the Arctic) desire to bring together the stories.

Inuit of northern Canada have a rich oral tradition in their ancient languages and a more recent tradition of written English. Penny Petrone traces the two paths that link the cultural past of arctic peoples with its expression in the present day.

The book's first section includes traditional legends, myths, folk history told by native story-tellers, and poetry sung by Inuit composers.Local Headlines.

Arctic hospitals release testing numbers for COVID Utqiagvik sees strong start to spring whaling. Mt. Edgecumbe High School holds virtual graduation ceremony.Prior to arriving at the Institute as a Director’s Visitor last fall, I had heard about the Institute Woods, of which George Kennan had said:I have lived in the proximity of these Woods for over half a century.

They are a friend, a source of inspiration and restoration, andwere they to disappearitwould be like the disappearance of an old, beloved, and respected friend.