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Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 24 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393078-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9307-8
Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 01 January 1997
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9894-3
...Rival Proprietors and Changing Forms of Land Tenure ...
Book Chapter

By Jerry K. Jacka
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... kinship land tenure gender relations social organization labor ...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
... Colombian exports gold land tenure unionists informal economy ...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... social groups that ensure flexibility in terms of group composition and land-tenure dynamics. A critical aspect of Porgeran social organization is the expectation that people will live and interact with as many of their social groups as they can. In a cognatic society like Porgera, the number...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... ideas must necessarily incorporate ideas about land and land tenure, social organization and kinship, and the role of spirits. The specific focus of this chapter is the three-part division of the landscape in Porgera into a high-altitude zone of moss forest, a middle-altitude zone of houses and gardens...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-079
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
... previously unknown to them, as well as descriptions of “El Dorado,” the fact that slaves mined gold, and the uses of coca leaf among indigenous people. For the national period, material outlines land tenure among coffee planters, chronicles the banana workers’ strike of 1928, and lauds the acumen of local...
Book Chapter

By Jerry K. Jacka
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... and land tenure, social organization and kinship, and the role of spirits. The specific focus of this chapter is the three-part division of the landscape in Porgera into a high-altitude zone of moss forest, a middle-altitude zone of houses and gardens, and a low-altitude zone of montane forest. Each zone...
... on the Nazas River—a project President Díaz already supported. It then describes the longer-term historical ecology of the Laguna since the colonial period; how land tenure and water rights fit into and affected that ecology through irrigated cotton growing; and the emergence of agrarian reform as a broad...
Published: 19 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373063-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7306-3
.... It then describes the longer-term historical ecology of the Laguna since the colonial period; how land tenure and water rights fit into and affected that ecology through irrigated cotton growing; and the emergence of agrarian reform as a broad process of social, legal, environmental, and technological change during...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-099
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... their ancestral “indigenous” identity for the class status of “peasants.” Yet despite the overhaul of the land-tenure regime, by the 1960s, the illusions of progress began to dissipate. Above all on the Aymara altiplano, different organizations began to pursue a more autonomous course, and they adopted the name...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-091
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... “indigenous” identity for the class status of “peasants.” Yet despite the overhaul of the land-tenure regime, by the 1960s, the illusions of progress began to dissipate. Above all on the Aymara altiplano, different organizations began to pursue a more autonomous course, and they adopted the name...
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 19 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372790-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7279-0
... This chapter considers the impact of Jimmie Durham’s tenure as the director of the International Indian Treaty Council of the American Indian Movement on his subsequent artistic practice in New York City during the 1980s. It lays the ground for remaining chapters by examining the philosophical...