ERIC Number: EJ595826
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Theme 1: Living in Communities in the Circumpolar North.
Northern Review: A Multidisciplinary Journal of the Arts and Social Sciences of the North, n18 p103-13 Sum 1998
Alaska's efforts toward sustainable development include protecting the subsistence lifestyle by involving indigenous people in stakeholder decisions about whaling and fishing quotas and offshore oil drilling; developing rural energy, water, and sewage infrastructures; using telecommunications to bring health care and education to remote areas; and initiating programs to address child abuse, neglect, and violence. (TD)
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, Community Control, Cultural Maintenance, Geographic Isolation, Institutional Cooperation, Quality of Life, Rural Areas, Rural Development, Rural Education, Sustainable Development, Telecommunications
Yukon College, P.O. Box 2799, Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Y1A 5K4, Canada; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (annual subscription: U.S. $36, Can. ind. $24, Can. inst. $36; back issues available).
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Alaska