Essays about: "The Commons"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 77 essays containing the words The Commons.

  1. 1. Not gay as in happy, but queer as in fuck you : an examination into how subaltern counterpublics contribute to understanding social change towards commons management

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Georgia Verkuylen; [2018]
    Keywords : commons management; queer; subaltern counterpublics; social change; tragedy of the commons; play partym; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Optimal management of the commons to ensure sustainability relies on community management. Despite widespread knowledge of this, conventional wisdom is locked into how much the state should regulate the market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Om rötter och kronor : narrativanalys av en konflikt kring Orsa Besparingsskog

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Felicia Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : naturresurskonflikt; narrativanalys; allmänningsskog; Orsa Besparingsskog; historiebruk; historiemedvetande;

    Abstract : Konflikter över naturresurser i allmänhet och de som utgörs av allmänningar i synnerhet är ofta förekommande, komplexa och medför ofta konsekvenser för både människa och miljö. Hur väl vi förmår förstå dessa konflikter avgör hur väl vi kan förbygga eller lösa dem. READ MORE

  3. 3. Can the Grow initiative contribute to poverty reduction and community development through agribusiness? - A case study of the African Agricultural Development Company’s irrigated farming hub”, Ghana

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sofie Fransson; [2018]
    Keywords : Grow; land grabbing; accumulation by dispossession; developing countries; Ghana; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The current debate concerning land acquisition for commercial agriculture is whether it can contribute to poverty reduction by developing communities through successful agribusiness, or whether it leads to dispossession of traditional land users. Thus, this research is a case study of the African Agricultural Development Company (AgDevCo) and their irrigated farming hub in Babator, Ghana. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cooperating over the Commons in the Climate-Migration-Conflict Nexus

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Nordgren Daniela; [2018]
    Keywords : commons; common-pool resources; Mauritania; Senegal River; climate change; migration; cooperation; conflict;

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  5. 5. Occupied Peripheries: Rethinking Landscape in the Anthropocene Visuality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för konsthistoria och visuella studier

    Author : Lena Quelvennec; [2018]
    Keywords : Landscape; visuality; experimental geography; Anthropocene; The ZAD.; Arts and Architecture; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Although landscape representations in the US-European culture have traditionally been acknowledged as a peaceful ordering of the world or the tool of imperialism, nationalism and private property (sometimes all simultaneously), a new shift in the landscape scopic regime seems to be happening. Produced by the current rise of concerns around climate change and environmental crisis, this shift seems to be related to a specific attention to land use and land value. READ MORE