Conservation for Whom? Telling Good Lies in the Development of Central Kalahari
Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
This essay is based on a study of the relocation of the G//ana and G/wi San from the Central Kalahari Game Reserve in Botswana. The purpose of the study is to assess the conflicts that have arisen as a result of the relocation-programs, in order to highlight the situation of the San. Addressing issues of nature conservation, eco-tourism and indigeneity, the essay discuss how conservation policies, development programs and eco-tourism projects have been implemented in the Central Kalahari, and the consequences these policies have had for the people who first inhabited the area.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Institutionen för religion och kultur , 2005. , 41 p.
Indigenous, Tourism, Central Kalahari, Botswana, Social Anthropology, Conservation, Protected areas, Indigeneity
Socialantropologi, Naturbevarande, Urbefolkning, Turism, Central Kalahari, Botswana
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-4324ISRN: LIU-IRK/SANT-D--05--002-SEOAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-4324DiVA: diva2:20594
Subject / course
UppsokSocial and Behavioural Science, Law
Nilsson, Dahlström, Åsa