Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Ethno-territorial rights and the resource extraction boom in Latin America: do constitutions matter?
Stockholm University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science.ORCID iD: 0000-0002-2581-2588
2016 (English)In: Third World Quarterly, ISSN 0143-6597, E-ISSN 1360-2241, Vol. 37, no 4, 682-702 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

In recent times a growing number of Latin American rural groups have achieved extended ethno-territorial rights, and large territories have been protected by progressive constitutions. These were the outcomes of extended cycles of national and transnational contentious politics and of social movement struggle, including collective South–South cooperation. However, the continent has simultaneously experienced a resource extraction boom. Frequently the extractivism takes place in protected areas and/or Indigenous territories. Consequently economic interests collide with the protection and recognition of constitutional rights. Through a review of selected demonstrative cases across Latin America, this article analyses the (de jure) rights on paper versus the (de facto) rights in practice.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2016. Vol. 37, no 4, 682-702 p.
Keyword [en]
Ethnic rights, land rights, Indigenous peoples, constitutions, resource extraction, land conflicts, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, BRICS, rising powers
National Category
Political Science
Research subject
Political Science
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-128385DOI: 10.1080/01436597.2015.1127154ISI: 000373474800008OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-128385DiVA: diva2:914703
Funder
Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning, 2012-1828
Note

Markus Kröger was funded by the Academy of Finland through two research projects: ‘The Politics of Corporate Resource Exploitation: Social Movement Influence on Paper and Metal Industry Investments in Brazil and India’; and ‘Human Ecology, Land Conversion and the Global Resource Economy’.

Available from: 2016-03-24 Created: 2016-03-24 Last updated: 2017-11-30Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

Ethno-Territorial Rights and the Resource Extraction Boom in Latin America(1342 kB)97 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 1342 kBChecksum SHA-512
09422f9e79b8f7e2ba4e057c538e4b4e15c7869565a4a71570a13f557463d010927d126ce52b5d7a450a8948e3c41d3c8a7ced5067af3b1235249fb0ec5b6167
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Other links

Publisher's full text

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Lalander, Rickard
By organisation
Department of Political Science
In the same journal
Third World Quarterly
Political Science

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 97 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

doi
urn-nbn

Altmetric score

doi
urn-nbn
Total: 354 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf