Challenges to socio-economic research in a changing society - with a special focus on Greenland

Birger Poppel, Rasmus Ole Rasmussen, Gorm Winther

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    The process of changes in Arctic societies has been from a cultural order to an economic order, and from a closed society based on barter and subsistence to a society based on economic exchange through monetary means. Consequently, understanding the currents of change requires a definite focus on the ongoing socio-economic dynamics.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationSocio-Economic Research on Management Systems of Living Resources : Strategies, Recommendations and Examples
    EditorsLudger Müller-Wille, Michael C. S. Kingsley, Søren Stach Nielsen
    Number of pages14
    Place of PublicationNuuk
    Publication date2005
    ISBN (Print)87-90948-10-6
    Publication statusPublished - 2005

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