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Professor Richard Lionel Howitt
Title:Professor
First name:Richard
Middle name:Lionel
Surname:Howitt
Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Department:Dept of Geography and Planning
Telephone number:x 8386
Mobile number:0419 013313
Address:Human Geography
Department of Environment & Geography
Macquarie University NSW 2109
Australia
Email:richie.howitt@mq.edu.au
Email (secondary):richie.howitt@mq.edu.au
Website:http://www.es.mq.edu.au/humgeog/staff/howitt.htm
Discipline/Expertise:Social justice, ecological sustainability, economic equity and cultural diversity in the context of indigenous self-determination, recognition of native title and indigenous rights, the social impacts of resource-based development projects, corporate culture in Australia's resource industries, and issues of power, research ethics and geographical scale, social impact assessment, natural resource management, geographical education.
Keywords:Human Geography, Indigenous Rights, Coexistence, Sustainability, Social Impact Assessment