Subject: Inuit whaling book (fwd)

Mike Williamson (
Sun, 20 Sep 1998 19:21:20 -0400 (EDT)

Subject: Inuit whaling book (fwd)

From: M Freeman <>

A new book on whaling has just been published:

Inuit, Whaling, and Sustainability.

M.M.R. Freeman, L. Bogoslovskaya, R.A. Caulfield, I. Egede, I.I. Krupnik and
M.G. Stevenson. (1998). 208 pages, map, photos, glossary, appendices, index.

Table of contents: Forword by Aqqaluk Lynge, President ICC./Introduction: A
Book on Inuit Whaling?/The Importance of Inuit Whaling Today/Whaling by
Inuit: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow/ Human Rights and the International
Whaling Commission/ A Review of Whaling Management Regimes/ Challenges to
the Sustainable Use of Whales by Inuit/ Securing the Future of Inuit
Whaling/ Epilogue: Inuit and Whales.

(From the publisher's flyer: "... based on extensive ethnographic,
ecological, and policy research sponsored by the Inuit Circumpolar
Conference, it presents Inuit perspectives on the intergral role whales play
in cultural, economic, philosophical, and nutritional aspects of Inuit

Hardcover,  ISBN 0-7619-9062-3  $52.00
Papercover, ISBN 0-7619-9063-1  $24.95

AltaMira Press is a division of Sage Publications.

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