By Bettina Engels,Kristina Dietz
This ebook empirically discusses fresh struggles over land and mining, exploring state-society family conflicts on quite a few scales. by contrast with the prevailing literature, analyses during this quantity intentionally specialize in large-scale land use alterations either in terms of the growth of commercial mining and to agro-industry. The authors contend that there are major parallels among contestations over assorted versions of source extractivism, as they replicate an identical worldwide developments and techniques. Chapters draw on severe theoretical techniques from political ecology, political economic system, spatial thought, contentious politics, and the research of democracy. The authors not just supply empirical insights on real source struggles from varied global areas in keeping with in-depth box examine, but additionally give a contribution to theory-building by way of linking thoughts from numerous severe methods to at least one one other, constructing a point of view for analysing struggles over assets on the topic of present worldwide predicament phenomena.
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