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Soybeans and power : genetically modified crops, environmental politics, and social movements in Argentina / Pablo Lapegna.

Author:
Lapegna, Pablo [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
xvi, 227 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Series:
Global and comparative ethnography. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-216) and index.
Contents:
Preface -- Introduction. GM crops, global ethnography, and the dynamics of de-mobilization -- The dark side of the boom : neoliberalization, GM soybeans, and environmental change in Argentina -- Emergence--peasants, politics, and patrons : rural social movements in Formosa (1970s-2000s) -- Contention : peasants confronting GM soybeans and agrochemical exposure (2003) -- Demobilization : peasants, governments, and constituents across political scales (2004-2013) -- Accommodation : peasants negotiating GM crops and agrochemical exposure (2009-2013) -- Conclusion. Companion planting : the crucible of GM crops, global processes, and social movements -- Appendix. On the ethnographic craft -- References.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780190215132 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
  • 0190215135 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
  • 9780190215149 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
  • 0190215143 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
  • (updf)
  • (epub)
LCCN:
2016002350
OCLC:
944408527
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