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Author Heynen, Nik

Title Neoliberal Environments : False Promises and Unnatural Consequences
Published Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2007

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Description 1 online resource (311 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction: False promises; Part I: Enclosure and privatization; 1 The last enclosure: Resisting privatization of wildlife in the western United States; 2 Privatizing conditions of production: Trade agreements as neoliberal environmental governance; 3 Dispossessing H2O: The contested terrain of water privatization; 4 Neoliberalism in the oceans: ''Rationalization, '' property rights, and the commons question; 5 Acts of enclosure: Claim staking and land conversion in Guyana's gold fields; Part I: Commentary
Summary Does neoliberalizing nature work and what work does it do? This volume provides answers to a series of urgent questions about the effects of neoliberal policies on environmental governance and quality
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Subject Conservation of natural resources.
Natural resources -- Management.
Neoliberalism.
Privatization.
Conservation of Natural Resources
Privatization
Conservation of natural resources
Natural resources -- Management
Neoliberalism
Privatization
Form Electronic book
Author McCarthy, James
Prudham, Scott
ISBN 9780203946848
0203946847
1281062731
9781281062734