Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Full metadata record
DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributor.authorWallerstein, Immanuel-
dc.identifier.citationWallerstein, Immanuel (2010) " Ecology versus property rights: land in the capitalist world-economy". JANUS.NET e-journal of International Relations.Vol. 1, n.º 1 (Autumn 2010), pp. 1-9 . Consulted [online] on date of last visit,
dc.description.abstractAccess, ownership, and land use for agricultural and living purposes have undergone major changes over time, particularly with the emergence of the capitalist World-Economy. The present text offers a reflection on the propositions of property rights, as well as on the forms of gaining that right, ranging from land seizure, conquest, or “land development”. In the context of the capitalist World-Economy, the process of legitimization by means of right to legal ownership is a fundamental process. However, the emergence of social, libertarian, and resistance movements opposing restrictive property rights has had significant cultural, political, and economic impacts, in addition to major ecological consequences. This article offers several examples of the above, with special mention to the important social movements that have arisen in countries of the global south, and to the natural resources where impact is mostly felt.por
dc.publisherOBSERVARE. UniversidadeAutónoma de Lisboapor
dc.subjectCapitalist World-Economypor
dc.subjectProperty Rightspor
dc.titleEcology versus Property Rights: Land in the Capitalist World-Economypor
degois.publication.titleJANUS.NET e-journal of International Relationspor
Appears in Collections:BUAL - Artigos/Papers
OBSERVARE - JANUS.NET e-journal of International Relations. Vol. 1, n1 (Autumn 2010)

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
en_vol1_n1_art1.pdf222,84 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail

FacebookTwitterDeliciousLinkedInDiggGoogle BookmarksMySpaceOrkut
Formato BibTex mendeley Endnote Logotipo do DeGóis Logotipo do Orcid 

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.