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By James A. Joseph
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... environmental ethics moral theories economic development land conservation water management ...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... and economic development, the tension between oil drillers and fishermen and coal miners and park enthusiasts were just a few of the issues requiring both good policy analysis and transcendent moral principles. environmental ethics moral theories economic development land conservation water...
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By Nikhil Anand
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373599-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7359-9
... Attending to the diverse kinds of activities produced and managed by Asha, a community service organization, this chapter attends to how the organization attempts to manage the different kinds of political relationships it is entangled in. Asha’s leaders are urban specialists...
Published: 09 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375869-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... This chapter describes how an irrigation canal and the fluid relations built around it became the focus of disagreements about the effects mining on water quantity and quality. The canal connected people and landscapes through relations that encompassed, but were not reducible to, economic...
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... between oil drillers and fishermen and coal miners and park enthusiasts were just a few of the issues requiring both good policy analysis and transcendent moral principles. environmental ethics moral theories economic development land conservation water management The 1980s were more than...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-133
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... In early 2000, a broad cross-section of civil society in Cochabamba rose up to protest the privatization of water and corresponding rate hikes for water service. The Coalition for Defense of Water and Life brought together rural and urban sectors into a common force, including members...
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By Fabiana Li
Published: 09 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... management plans. Equivalences shift the focus of discussion toward technical solutions and economic calculations, but people’s ways of measuring changes in their surroundings do not necessarily rely on legal classifications of water, environmental standards, or scientific studies. The engagement...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... was elected secretary-general of the organization to resolve the conflict. In early 2000, the Water War in Cochabamba and massive community mobilizations on the altiplano led by Quispe and the csutcb initiated a five-year cycle of rebellion that brought an end to the era of neoliberal hegemony. Quispe...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373360-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7336-0
..., gullible working-class migrants from Britain died rapidly, and the colony collapsed in disaster. Stollmeyer remained in Port of Spain and gained a position as manager of an asphalt deposit in South Trinidad. He found a method to distill that heavy hydrocarbon into a light oil that would burn and generate...