Karakoram in Transition: Culture, Development and Ecology in the Hunza Valley

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Hermann Kreutzmann
OUP Pakistan, Sep 28, 2006 - Social Science - 428 pages
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The impact of global change and societal transitions are addressed in this book in which for the first time eminent scholars from such a wide set of disciplines cooperate in an international effort to combine state of the art research results about the Hunza Valley. The academic interest in different aspects from culture, ecology, economy and development has been the starting point for presenting the Hunza Valley as an example of high mountain research from which new insights into sustainable mountain development can be derived.

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Contents

Will its Future Become
145
Epigraphical Evidence for Transregional History
159
Sources of Gilgit Hunza and Nager History 15001800 and Comments
171
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Hermann Kreutzmann is at the Geographical Institute University Erlangen-Nurmeberg.

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