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The River Is in UsFighting Toxics in a Mohawk Community$
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Elizabeth Hoover

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9781517903022

Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: September 2018

DOI: 10.5749/minnesota/9781517903022.001.0001

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Environmental Justice, Political Ecology, and the Three Bodies of a Mohawk Community

Environmental Justice, Political Ecology, and the Three Bodies of a Mohawk Community

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(p.1) Introduction Environmental Justice, Political Ecology, and the Three Bodies of a Mohawk Community
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The River Is in Us
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Elizabeth Hoover

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University of Minnesota Press
DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9781517903022.003.0001

The first chapter introduces the Superfund process, and describes how concepts and theories around environmental justice and political ecology need to be framed with an understanding of settler colonialism to be applied to Native American communities. This introduction also describes the community based methods from which this project was born, and lays out the three bodies (individual, social and political) through which Akwesasro:non responses to topics throughout the book are framed

Keywords:   Environmental justice Environmental Health Food Industrial Contamination Anthropology Indigenous Studies Mohawk Haudenosaunee Iroquois

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