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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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Highlighting Resilience

Highlighting Resilience

Individual, Social, and Political Resurgence and Survivance

(p.253) Conclusion Highlighting Resilience
The River Is in Us

Elizabeth Hoover

University of Minnesota Press

The book’s conclusion highlights how Akwesasro:non suggestions for ways to improve environmental health research and health care can be framed through a model of three bodies: the individual, social, and political bodies. This final chapter also explores how Mohawks have created a third space of sovereignty that addresses their health, cultural and research needs in the face of environmental contamination, through grassroots and tribal programs

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

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