Land Grabbing and Global Governance
||Margulis, Matias E.|
Borras, Saturnino M.
|Series title:||Rethinking Globalizations Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $57.95|
| Book Description: |
Land grabbing per se is not a new phenomenon, given its historical precedents in the eras of imperialism. However, the character, scale, pace, orientation and key drivers of the recent wave of land grabs is a distinct historical event closely tied to the changing dynamics of the global agri-food, feed and fuel complex.
Land grabbing is facilitated by ever greater flows of capital, goods, and ideas across borders, and these flows occur through axes of power that are far more...