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The latest Environment and Society featured article is now available! This month's article—"Mino-Mnaamodzawin: Achieving Indigenous Environmental Justice in Canada"—comes from Volume 9 (2018). In her article, Deborah McGregor explores the potential for advancing environmental justice (EJ) theory and practice through engaging with Indigenous intellectual traditions, highlighting the emergence of the Anishinaabe philosophy mino-mnaamodzawin (“living well”… more...

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Berghahn Journals is pleased to announce that the latest volume of Environment and Society has recently published and is available online at www.berghahnjournals.com/environment-and-society. Volume 9, guest edited by Jaskiran Dhillon, revolves around the theme of “Indigenous Resurgence, Decolonization, and Movements for Environmental Justice” and aims to set forth a theoretical and discursive interruption of the… more...

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Mino-Mnaamodzawin: Achieving Indigenous Environmental Justice in Canada

Author: Deborah McGregor Volume 9, Number 1 (2018) Abstract: This article explores the potential for advancing environmental justice (EJ) theory and practice through engaging with Indigenous intellectual traditions. When EJ is grounded in Indigenous epistemological and ontological foundations, a distinct EJ framework emerges, leading to a deeper understanding of Indigenous EJ and to a renewed vision for achieving it. I highlight the emergence of the Anishinaabe philosophy referred to as mino-mnaamodzawin (“living well” or “the good life”), common to several Indigenous epistemologies, that considers the criti ... Read more

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Volume 9, Number 1 (2018)

  1. Introduction: Indigenous Resurgence, Decolonization, and Movements for Environmental Justice [Free to all readers!]

    Jaskiran Dhillon
  2. Mino-Mnaamodzawin: Achieving Indigenous Environmental Justice in Canada

    Deborah McGregor
  3. Decolonizing Development in Diné Bikeyah: Resource Extraction, Anti-Capitalism, and Relational Futures

    Melanie K. Yazzie
  4. Fighting Invasive Infrastructures: Indigenous Relations against Pipelines

    Anne Spice
  5. Unsettling the Land: Indigeneity, Ontology, and Hybridity in Settler Colonialism

    Paul Berne Burow, Samara Brock, and Michael R. Dove
  6. Hunting for Justice: An Indigenous Critique of the North American Model of Wildlife Conservation

    Lauren Eichler and David Baumeister
  7. Righting Names: The Importance of Native American Philosophies of Naming for Environmental Justice

    Rebekah Sinclair
  8. Damaging Environments: Land, Settler Colonialism, and Security for Indigenous Peoples

    Wilfrid Greaves
  9. Settler Colonialism, Ecology, and Environmental Injustice

    Kyle Whyte
  10. Contradictions of Solidarity: Whiteness, Settler Coloniality, and the Mainstream Environmental Movement

    Joe Curnow and Anjali Helferty

 

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