Large-scale Mines and Local-level Politics
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National Library of Australia Cataloguing-in-Publication entry
Title: Large-scale mines and local-level politics : between
New Caledonia and Papua New Guinea / edited
by Colin Filer, Pierre-Yves Le Meur.
ISBN: 9781760461492 (paperback) 9781760461508 (ebook)
Series: Asia-pacific environment monographs ; no.12.
Subjects: Mines and mineral resources--New Caledonia.
Mines and mineral resources--Papua New Guinea.
Local government--New Caledonia.
Local government--Papua New Guinea.
Filer, Colin, editor.
Le Meur, Pierre-Yves, 1962- editor.
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Cover design and layout by ANU Press. Cover photograph by John Burton: Peakame Taro airing a grievance at the Apalaka resettlement village, Porgera mine, 9 June 2006.
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