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Land governance for extractivism and capitalist farming in Africa: An overview

Author:
Ayelazuno, Jasper Abembia
Source:
Land use policy 2019 v.81 pp. 843-851
ISSN:
0264-8377
Subject:
governance, mining, politics, Africa
Abstract:
The paper outlines the conceptual and theoretical foundation for the contributions in this special issue. After unpacking land-governance, the core theme of this issue, the paper reviews theoretical work in the area of agrarian political economy, which provides a lens for understanding the dynamics of capitalist farming and mining in Africa. Each of the eight papers contained in the volume is then summarised.
Agid:
6295503