This compelling account of the effects of technology and development on indigenous peoples throughout the world examines major issues of intervention social engineering economic development self determination health and disease and ecocide victims of progress provides a provocative context in which to think about civilization and its costs. Victims of progress reveals the political and ethnocentric nature of development in the name of progress and contradicts the justification of inevitable ethnocide genocide and ecocide found around the world and throughout time. Victims of progress has 20 ratings and 3 reviews hugo said this is a remarkable book it tells how indigenous peoples have been sacrificed to appease t. Victims of progress is a rightly unapologetic survey of some of the worst protracted cases of genocide ethnocide and ecocide in past and current human history cases which have been ignored entirely in the public forum and that have ashamedly been downplayed within much of the academic discourse. Victims of progress was translated into german in 1983 as der weg der zerstorung stammesvolker und die industrielle zivilization and contributed to the growing european debate about indigenous peoples
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