Resource Curse or Cure ?

On the Sustainability of Development in Western Australia

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ISBN: 978-3-642-53872-8 (Print) 978-3-642-53873-5 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvii

  2. Resource Curse or Cure? Framing the Debate

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-2

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      Pages 3-23

      Confronting the ‘Resource Curse or Cure’ Binary

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      Pages 25-40

      The Politics of Resource Development in Western Australia

  3. Challenging Frontier Mythologies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 41-41

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      Pages 43-57

      The Ethics of Resource Extraction and Processing: Two Western Australian Case Studies

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      Pages 59-73

      The Political Economy of Corporate Social Responsibility in the Resource Sector in Western Australia. A Case Study of the Proposed James Price Point LNG Precinct

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      Pages 75-89

      The Mining Boom and Indigenous Labour Market Outcomes

  4. Labour Constructions in Mining

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-92

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      Pages 93-106

      Global Production Networks and Resources in Western Australia

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      Pages 107-119

      The Money Trail: An Exploration of Perspectives on Money and Materialism in FIFO Employment

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      Pages 121-133

      Gendered Dimensions of Resource Extraction: The Place of Women

  5. (Under)mining Tourism?

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 135-136

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      Pages 137-152

      Introducing Oil and Gas to a Remote, Iconic Tourism Destination: Impacts on Broome and the West Kimberley

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      Pages 153-162

      Geotourism: A Sustainable Development Alternative for Remote Locations in Western Australia?

  6. On the Environmental Dimensions of Mining

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 163-163

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      Pages 165-177

      Regulating the Resource Juggernaut

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      Pages 179-194

      An Overview of Mining and the Environment in Western Australia

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      Pages 195-205

      Mining and Biodiversity: Are They Compatible?

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      Pages 207-219

      Sustainability Mining: Water for Mining, and Mining Water

  7. Living the Resource Boom

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 221-222

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      Pages 223-237

      Mining and (Sustainable) Local Communities: Transforming Ravensthorpe, Western Australia

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      Chapter

      Pages 239-255

      On the Social Sustainability of Development in Western Australia: A Community Perspective

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      Chapter

      Pages 257-270

      ‘Not Taking, But Giving’: A Paradox of Cross-Cultural Empowerment

  8. Resource Curse or Cure? Analysis and Future Directions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 271-271

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      Pages 273-290

      Curse or Cure? Revisiting State, Capital and Resources

  9. Back Matter

    Pages 291-295