- Machine generated contents note: Africa -- 1.Modernizing the periphery: citizenship and Ethiopia's new agricultural investment policies / Maru Shete -- 2.Large-scale land acquisitions in Tanzania: a critical analysis of practices and dynamics / Lennart Salomonsson -- 3.Kenya and the `global land grab': a view from below / Odenda Lumumba -- Latin America -- 4.The rapid expansion of genetically modified soy production into the Chaco region of Argentina / Annelies Zoomers -- 5.Transnational land investment in Costa Rica: tracing residential tourism and its implications for development / Femke van Noorloos -- 6.Water grabbing in the Andean region: illustrative cases from Peru and Ecuador / Jan Hendriks -- Asia -- 7.Land governance and oil palm development: examples from Riau Province, Indonesia / Suseno Budidarsono -- 8.Vietnam in the debate on land grabbing: conversion of agricultural land for urban expansion and hydropower development / Guus van Westen -- 9.`Land grabbing' in Cambodia: land rights in a post-conflict setting / Guus van Westen -- 10.Beyond the Gulf State investment hype: the case of Indonesia and the Philippines / Laurens Bakker -- 11.Tracing the dragon's footsteps: a deconstruction of the discourse on China's foreign land investments / Irna Hofman -- 12.Conclusion: beyond the global land grab hype -- ways forward in research and action / Mayke Kaag.
- 9781552666661 (pbk.: Fernwood Publishing), 1552666662 (pbk.: Fernwood Publishing), 9781780328959 (Zed Books), 1780328958 (Zed Books), 9781780328942 (pbk.: Zed Books), and 178032894X (pbk.: Zed Books)
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- Includes bibliographic references and index.
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