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Good Life as a Social Movement Proposal for Natural Resource Use: The Indigenous Movement in Ecuador

Philipp Altmann

Good Life as a Social Movement Proposal for Natural Resource Use: The Indigenous Movement in Ecuador
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Resource Type Scientific Paper
Language
  • English
Year 2013
Country Ecuador
Topic
  • Pimatisiwin
Complexity Moderate
Keywords
  • Land Stewardship
  • Self-Determination
  • Sustainability
  • Traditional Knowledge
Written By Academic Researchers
Written For
  • Academic Institutions or Researchers
Description The Ecuadorian indigenous movement has developed the concept of Good Life (Sumak Kawsay or Buen Vivir) as a conceptual weapon in order to defend the territories of indigenous nationalities as the movement itself defines them.
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