Large-Scale Land Acquisitions

Large-Scale Land Acquisitions

By Christophe Gironde
Book Description

This book examines large-scale land acquisitions, or

Table of Contents
  • Contents
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • List of Figures
  • List of Tables
  • List of Acronyms and Abbreviations
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Part 1 Setting the Scene: History, State, and Law
  • 1 Large-Scale Land Acquisitions: A Historical Perspective
  • 2 States as Actors in International Agro-Investments
  • 3 The Role of Property Rights in the Debate on Large-Scale Land Acquisitions
  • Part 2 Land Dynamics and Livelihoods in South-East Asia
  • 4 The Impact of Larger-Scale Agricultural Investments on Communities in South-East Asia: A First Assessment
  • 5 Sweet and Bitter: Trajectories of Sugar Cane Investments in Northern Luzon, the Philippines, and Aceh, Indonesia, 2006–13
  • 6 Marginal Land or Marginal People? Analysing Patterns and Processes of Large-Scale Land Acquisitions in South-East Asia
  • 7 From Lagging Behind to Losing Ground: Cambodian and Laotian Household Economy and Large-Scale Land Acquisitions
  • 8 ‘Better-Practice’ Concessions? Lessons from Cambodia’s Leopard-Skin Landscape
  • Part 3 Human Rights and Large-Scale Land Acquisitions
  • 9 Identifying and Monitoring Human RightsViolations Associated with Large-Scale Land Acquisitions: A Focus on United Nations Mechanisms and South-East Asia
  • 10 Large-Scale Land Acquisitions in Cambodia: Where Do (Human Rights) Law and Practice Meet?
  • Conclusion
  • 11 Large-Scale Land Acquisitions, Livelihoods and Human Rights in South-East Asia
  • Index
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