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Author WHEELER, WILLIAM

Title Environment and post-Soviet transformation in Kazakhstans Aral Sea region sea changes
Published [S.l.] : UCL PRESS, 2021
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Series Economic exposures in Asia
Contents Intro -- Series Page -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Maps -- Acknowledgements -- Note on Transliteration -- Glossary and Abbreviations -- Maps -- Introduction -- 1 The Aral Sea and the Modernisation of Central Asia: A Century of Catastrophes -- 2 Seeing Like a Bureaucrat: Problems of Living Standards and Employment -- 3 Ocean Fish, State Socialism and Nostalgia in Aral'sk -- 4 Rupture and Continuity in Aral Fishing Villages -- 5 From Soviet Ruins: Flounder, the Kökaral Dam and the Return of the Small Aral Sea -- 6 Zander and Social Change in Bögen
7 Aral'sk Today: Fish, Money, Ekologiia -- Conclusion -- Appendix: Sources for Fish Catches, 1905-80 -- Bibliography -- Index -- Back Cover
Summary Environment and Post-Soviet Transformation in Kazakhstan's Aral Sea Region explores how the sea's retreat and partial return has impacted the lives of people living in the area
Subject Economic development -- Aral Sea Region (Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan)
Human ecology -- Aral Sea Region (Uzbekistan and Kazakstan)
Aral Sea Region (Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan) -- Environmental conditions
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
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