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Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374961-036
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7496-1
Published: 01 January 1989
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382331-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8233-1
Published: 01 January 1989
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382331
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8233-1
Published: 30 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393412-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9341-2
Published: 30 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393412
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9341-2
Published: 03 February 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377399
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7739-9
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... Canadian company inaugurated an open-pit gold mine in the indigenous province of San Marcos. In response, when local residents held a consulta , or referendum, in which 98 percent rejected the mine, the province became the epicenter of what is now a national movement to make (mainly) indigenous people...
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... chapter also traces the buildup to large-scale development of the Porgera Gold Mine that opened in 1990 and highlights that gold, guns, and the Bible remain essential elements of Porgeran identity today. ...
Published: 01 January 1989
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382331-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8233-1
Book Chapter

By Jerry K. Jacka
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
Book Chapter

By Ulrich Oslender
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374404-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7440-4
... The epilogue brings the analysis to the present. It begins by outlining the geographies of terror that have been produced in the Pacific Coast region since the late 1990s as the result of an aggressive return to extractive economic practices, specifically oil palm cultivation and mechanical gold...
Published: 09 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375869-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... This chapter examines the technologies of mega-mining used at the Yanacocha gold mine in Cajamarca. To distance their operations from the problematic legacy of environmental degradation in mining areas such as the Central Highlands, transnational corporations have sought to create a new image of...
Published: 09 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... responsibility from the company to the community at large. This chapter examines the technologies of mega-mining used at the Yanacocha gold mine in Cajamarca. To distance their operations from the problematic legacy of environmental degradation in mining areas such as the Central Highlands, transnational...
Published: 01 January 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377832-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7783-2
... capitalists."10 Although endorsing the gold standard to entice foreign investors, the big mine owners remained divided on the exchange issue. Previously they had 182 THE MONEY DOCTOR IN THE ANDES benefited from the deteriorating value of the boliviano, which increased their sales and slashed...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375074-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... Canadian company inaugurated an open-pit gold mine in the indigenous province of San Marcos. In response, when local residents held a consulta , or referendum, in which 98 percent rejected the mine, the province became the epicenter of what is now a national movement to make (mainly) indigenous people...
Book Chapter

By Leah Zani
Published: 16 August 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005261-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0526-1
... into the middle of this con- taminated landscape, the Minerals and Metals Group (mmg) Lane Xang Metals Limited mine in Sepon (hereafter, the Lane Xang gold mine), a focus in this chapter, was si mul ta neously a source of great wealth and extreme danger. Workers at this remote mine were digging up more...
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... The president of the ambulantes’ federation, Don Silvio, learned to organize while working in the mines and now fights for the rights of his constituents in the market. ...