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Title Property, territory, globalization [electronic resource] : struggles over autonomy / edited by William D. Coleman.

Imprint Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2011.

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Description 1 online resource (xi, 306 pages).
Series Globalization and autonomy, 1913-7494
Globalization and autonomy.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-281) and index.
Contents The globalization of international law, indigenous identity, and the new constitutionalism / A. Claire Cutler -- Lifeworlds and property : epistemological challenges to Cree concepts of land in the twentieth century / Susan M. Preston -- Making forests "normal" : sustained yield, improvement, and the establishment of globalist forestry in British Columbia / Scott Prudham -- Contested autonomy : globalization and Miskito customary property rights in the Río Plátano biosphere reserve / Sharlene Mollett -- Globalization, intellectual property, and the emergence of new property types / Daniel Gorman -- Competing or relational autonomies? Globalization, property, and friction over land rights / Eva Mackey -- Plant genetic resources, farmers' rights, and the globalization of intellectual property rights : reinforcing asymmetries in autonomies / William D. Coleman and Austina J. Reed -- Globalization without world order : intellectual property and its discontents / Anna Greenspan -- Property rites : cultural narrations of the Palestinian catastrophe / Jasmin Habib.
Summary Focusing on sites of friction in property regimes, this book reveals that a politics of place can help local actors build bases of autonomy to withstand, and even reshape, the forces of globalization.
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Subject Globalization -- Political aspects.
Law and globalization.
Intellectual property.
Indigenous peoples -- Land tenure.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Coleman, William D. (William Donald), 1950-
Other Form: Print version: Property, territory, globalization. Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2011 9780774820172 (DLC) 2011289864 (OCoLC)701309413
ISBN 9780774820196 (electronic bk.)
0774820195 (electronic bk.)
9780774820189 (pbk.)
9780774820202 (epub)