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Author Oliver-Smith, Anthony
Title Defying Displacement : Grassroots Resistance and the Critique of Development
Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2010
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter One. Disasters of Development: Development Forced Displacement and Resettlement -- Chapter Two. Understanding Resistance: Combating the Violence of Development -- Chapter Three. The People in the Way -- Chapter Four. Contested Landscapes: Development, Ecological Upheaval, and Resistance -- Chapter Five. Challenging the Economics of Displacement: Evaluating Risks and Compensating Losses -- Chapter Six. The Lake of Memory: Cultural Discourses of Resistance -- Chapter Seven. Confronting Goliath: The Politics of DFDR Resistance -- Chapter Eight. The Risks and Results of Resistance to Resettlement -- Bibliography -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Oliver-Smith, Anthony Defying Displacement : Grassroots Resistance and the Critique of Development Austin : University of Texas Press,c2010 9780292717633
Subject Forced migration.;Land settlement.;Protest movements.;Infrastructure (Economics) -- Social aspects
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