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The land grabbers : the new fight over who owns the Earth, Fred Pearce

Label
The land grabbers : the new fight over who owns the Earth
Title
The land grabbers
Title remainder
the new fight over who owns the Earth
Statement of responsibility
Fred Pearce
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
Dewey number
333.3
Index
index present
LC call number
HD111
LC item number
.P36 2012
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HD111
NAL item number
.P43 2012
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The land grabbers : the new fight over who owns the Earth, Fred Pearce
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-318) and index
Contents
Land wars -- Gambella, Ethiopia: tragedy in the commons -- Chicago, USA: the price of food -- Saudi Arabia: ploughing in the petrodollars -- South Sudan: up the Nile with the capitalists of chaos -- White men in Africa -- Yala Swamp, Kenya: one man's dominion -- Liberia: the resource curse -- Palm Bay, Liberia: return of the oil palm -- London, England: pinstripes and pitchforks -- Across the globe -- Ukraine: Lebensraum -- Western Bahia, Brazil: Soylandia -- Chaco, Paraguay: Chaco apocalyptic -- Latin America: the new conquistadors -- Patagonia: the last place on Earth -- Australia: under the shade of a coolibah tree -- China's back yard -- Sumatra, Indonesia: pulping the jungle -- Papua New Guinea: 'a truly wild island' -- Cambodia: sweet and sour -- Southeast Asia: rubber hits the road to China -- African dreams -- Maasailand, Tanzania: the white people's place -- South Africa: green grab -- Africa: the second great trek -- Mozambique: the biofuels bubble -- Zimbabwe on the fast track -- The last enclosure -- Central Africa: laws of the jungle -- Inner Niger Delta, Mali: West African water grab -- Badia, Jordan: on the commons -- London, England: feeding the world
Control code
ocn754714356
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 326 p.
Isbn
9780807003244
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011048308
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)754714356
Label
The land grabbers : the new fight over who owns the Earth, Fred Pearce
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-318) and index
Contents
Land wars -- Gambella, Ethiopia: tragedy in the commons -- Chicago, USA: the price of food -- Saudi Arabia: ploughing in the petrodollars -- South Sudan: up the Nile with the capitalists of chaos -- White men in Africa -- Yala Swamp, Kenya: one man's dominion -- Liberia: the resource curse -- Palm Bay, Liberia: return of the oil palm -- London, England: pinstripes and pitchforks -- Across the globe -- Ukraine: Lebensraum -- Western Bahia, Brazil: Soylandia -- Chaco, Paraguay: Chaco apocalyptic -- Latin America: the new conquistadors -- Patagonia: the last place on Earth -- Australia: under the shade of a coolibah tree -- China's back yard -- Sumatra, Indonesia: pulping the jungle -- Papua New Guinea: 'a truly wild island' -- Cambodia: sweet and sour -- Southeast Asia: rubber hits the road to China -- African dreams -- Maasailand, Tanzania: the white people's place -- South Africa: green grab -- Africa: the second great trek -- Mozambique: the biofuels bubble -- Zimbabwe on the fast track -- The last enclosure -- Central Africa: laws of the jungle -- Inner Niger Delta, Mali: West African water grab -- Badia, Jordan: on the commons -- London, England: feeding the world
Control code
ocn754714356
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 326 p.
Isbn
9780807003244
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011048308
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)754714356

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