The centuries old specific narrative about the Arctic region is a paradox: on the one hand, the area is portrayed as a periphery empty of people, as terra nullius. At the same time, it is imagined as a cornucopia, a horn of plenty, and a “resource frontier” from which riches can be extracted. The indigenous population in the Arctic is often presented as having a special connection to nature, that is, as being “people of nature.” This has often been done by dichotomous constructions. Thus, situating indigenous peoples on the outside of culture and politics.
|Julkaisuvuosi||24 syyskuuta 2019|
|Tila||Julkaistu - 24 syyskuuta 2019|
|Nimi||Voices for Sustainability|
- 5143 Sosiaali- ja kulttuuriantropologia