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Between Nationalization and Privatization: Common Property as the Third Way?

Peter Ho

in Institutions in Transition: Land Ownership, Property Rights and Social Conflict in China

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
July 2005
ISBN:
9780199280698
eISBN:
9780191602528
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019928069X.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The current trend of property rights reform in China is towards nationalization or privatization through the lease system. Exactly for this reason, experimentation with alternative tenure ... More


Competing Claims on the Commons

Madhav Gadgil and Ramachandra Guha

in This Fissured Land: An Ecological History of India

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780198077442
eISBN:
9780199082155
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198077442.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

This chapter reports a preliminary mapping of the conflicts over living resources in independent India. It starts by addressing the conflicts between the state and hunter-gatherers, shifting ... More


The Law of Pillage, Conflict Resources, and Jus Post Bellum

Olivia Radics and Carl Bruch

in Environmental Protection and Transitions from Conflict to Peace: Clarifying Norms, Principles, and Practices

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198784630
eISBN:
9780191827051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198784630.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter explores the role of the law of pillage in the emerging body of jus post bellum with respect to temporal considerations as to its application; its relationship to the law of occupation; ... More


The Fight for the Forest

Madhav Gadgil and Ramachandra Guha

in This Fissured Land: An Ecological History of India

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780198077442
eISBN:
9780199082155
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198077442.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

This chapter explores some of the evidences on conflicts over forest and pasture in colonial India. It reviews the major dimensions of such conflicts by addressing the genesis, the geographical ... More


Greening the Response to the Scourge of War: Environment, Resources, Conflict, and Peace

Ken Conca

in An Unfinished Foundation: The United Nations and Global Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780190232856
eISBN:
9780190232894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190232856.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Environmental Politics

Peace has been an underdeveloped theme in the UN’s environmental work. Barriers include opposing state interests, weak institutional incentives, a challenging bureaucratic terrain, and the ... More


Considerations in Framing the Environmental Dimensions of Jus Post Bellum

Carl Bruch

in Environmental Protection and Transitions from Conflict to Peace: Clarifying Norms, Principles, and Practices

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198784630
eISBN:
9780191827051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198784630.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter seeks to place the environmental provisions of jus post bellum in the broader context of environmental peacebuilding. In considering the efforts to articulate a new body of jus post ... More


Conflict Resolution: Recognizing and Managing Discord in Resource Protection

Gregory A. Giusti

in Biodiversity Conservation in Costa Rica: Learning the Lessons in a Seasonal Dry Forest

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520223097
eISBN:
9780520937772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520223097.003.0018
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

This chapter focuses on the role of the resource professional in managing social and cultural difference in resource conflict resolution. It also presents a conceptual model to help resource ... More


Introduction

Philippe Le Billon

in Wars of Plunder: Conflicts, Profits and the Politics of Resources

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199333462
eISBN:
9780190235673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199333462.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter presents the major arguments, approach and structure of the book.


Material Motives

Philippe Le Billon

in Wars of Plunder: Conflicts, Profits and the Politics of Resources

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199333462
eISBN:
9780190235673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199333462.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter presents an analytical framework relating primary commodities and armed conflicts and explores debates over the three main concepts used to understand resource conflicts: the resource ... More


Institutionalizing Peacebuilding: The UNCC, Conflict Resources, and the Future of Natural Resources in Transitional Justice

Carl Bruch and Akiva Fishman

in Gulf War Reparations and the UN Compensation Commission: Environmental Liability

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199732203
eISBN:
9780190259884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199732203.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter explores the appropriation and exploitation of natural resources during armed conflict and considers the challenges that conflict resources pose to post-conflict peacebuilding. It ... More


Rivals and the Logic of Insurgent Violence

Claire Metelits

in Inside Insurgency: Violence, Civilians, and Revolutionary Group Behavior

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814795774
eISBN:
9780814759554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814795774.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter discusses some of the competing interpretations of insurgent violence toward civilians. Several contemporary scholars and analysts link insurgent violence to the unique types of ... More


Winning the War, Losing the Peace: The Liberation of Zaire and the Outbreak of Africa’s Great War

Philip Roessler and Harry Verhoeven

in Why Comrades Go to War: Liberation Politics and the Outbreak of Africa's Deadliest Conflict

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190611354
eISBN:
9780190686581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190611354.003.0003
Subject:
History, African History

This chapter lays out the book’s central argument. It first addresses the limitations of existing explanations—war for natural resources, spillover of Rwandan genocide, anti-foreign resistance and ... More


Rural–Urban Dichotomy within the Informal Sector*

Saumya Chakrabarti

in Inclusive Growth and Social Change: Formal-Informal-Agrarian Relations in India

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199466061
eISBN:
9780199086818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466061.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The formal-informal-agriculture interaction models are extended with a multi-sector informality. The inter-sectoral relations are empirically analyzed, separately for the rural and urban informal ... More


Steps to Effective Transboundary Negotiations

Bruno Verdini Trejo

in Winning Together: The Natural Resource Negotiation Playbook

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780262037136
eISBN:
9780262343633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037136.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Given the evidence presented in the transboundary negotiation cases, this final chapter outlines a number of lessons. This prescriptive advice is intended primarily for public sector, industry, and ... More


Tortuous Transition or Persistence of Misery?1

Saumya Chakrabarti

in Inclusive Growth and Social Change: Formal-Informal-Agrarian Relations in India

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199466061
eISBN:
9780199086818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466061.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Similar empirical analyses are undertaken, but across different size groups of the informal sector instead of the rural-urban division. Not only the state- and industry-level data, but also the ... More


Short-Run Conflicts and Complementarities*

Saumya Chakrabarti

in Inclusive Growth and Social Change: Formal-Informal-Agrarian Relations in India

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199466061
eISBN:
9780199086818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466061.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

All the complementarities and conflicts are knitted into analytical frameworks, giving rise to two structural macro-models in the two subsequent chapters. In this chapter, a theoretical framework for ... More


Inclusive Growth and Social Change: Formal-Informal-Agrarian Relations in India

Saumya Chakrabarti

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199466061
eISBN:
9780199086818
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466061.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book questions the projected processes of inclusive growth and structural transformation in India. Deviating from the usual practice, it engages with the received positions of both the orthodox ... More


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