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Sacred Sites of the Sámi – Linking Past, Present and Future

  • Klemetti NäkkäläjärviEmail author
  • Pekka Kauppala
Chapter
Part of the Springer Polar Sciences book series (SPPS)

Abstract

Sacred sites, their fate and sustainment are most important topics for the Sámi people and it is essential to analyze what should be done to preserve them against possible threats.

Keywords

Sami sacred sites Sami religion ILO 169 Convention Finland 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of LaplandRovaniemiFinland
  2. 2.Finnish Sámi ParliamentSámiFinland
  3. 3.University of HelsinkiHelsinkiFinland

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