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Before the Bulldozer: The Nambiquara Indians and the World Bank

by David Price

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0932020674, Hardcover)

This is the tale of one anthropologist's attempt to defend a small, traditional society from the onslaught of development in the form of a 1,000-mile highway in western Brazil, financed in part by the World Bank. Before The Bulldozer shows how bureaucratic processes that play themselves out in Washington can destroy vast tracts of fragile land and bring misery to thousands.

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This book is about one anthropologist's attempt to defend a small traditional society from the onslaught of development in the form of a 1,000-mile highway in western Brazil, financed in part by the World Bank. Before the bulldozer shows how bureaucratic processes that occur in Washington can destroy vast tracts of fragile land and bring misery to thousands.… (more)

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