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Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390114-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9011-4
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 15 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395836-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9583-6
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395393-082
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9539-3
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By Anne L. Foster
Published: 10 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
... crop destruction aerial spraying paraquat deforestation ...
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By Jerry K. Jacka
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... climate change resilience deforestation social memory forest ecology ...
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By Christopher R. Boyer
Published: 07 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... avocados deforestation Luis Echeverría para-governmental corporations ( paraestatales ) World Bank ...
Published: 10 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027553-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
... The supply-side approach taken in the War on Drugs has meant a focus on destroying drugs where they grow. It has also prompted growers to hide their activities. As a result, the War on Drugs has led to environmental harms such as excessive pesticide use, deforestation, and pollution, including...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... official policies favoring deforestation. In Michoacán, where avocado plantations began to replace forests, rural people mobilized and undermined state forestry. In Chihuahua, neoliberalism did so, though not before the World Bank proposed one final mega-project in the Sierra Tarahumara. By the 1990s...
Published: 10 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027553-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
... in the War on Drugs has meant a focus on destroying drugs where they grow. It has also prompted growers to hide their activities. As a result, the War on Drugs has led to environmental harms such as excessive pesticide use, deforestation, and pollution, including of water supplies. crop destruction...
Published: 07 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... to purchase timber from rural communities and provide technical assistance, but these artifacts state forestry soon became mired in bureaucracy and corruption, not to mention problems deriving from official policies favoring deforestation. In Michoacán, where avocado plantations began to replace forests...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... Neoliberalism spelled an end for state forestry and the post–World War II edifice of state-led development and highly intrusive resource management regimes. By the 2010s, Mexico’s overall rate of deforestation, which had once been the fifth highest in the world, had slowed considerably. Some...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
.... climate change resilience deforestation social memory forest ecology ...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... and varying amounts of resilience to heavy human impacts. climate change resilience deforestation social memory forest ecology This chapter describes social vulnerabilities in the high-altitude zone. Due to the vagaries of colonial road building, the road to the mine was built through the high...