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Post-what? Extractive industries, narratives of development and socio-environmental disputes across the (ostensibly changing) Andean region

| By D. Humphreys Bebbington and A. Bebbington | Published in New Political Spaces in Latin American Natural Resource Governance. Edited by H. Haarstad. Oxford: Palgrave Macmillan. | Abstract: Lima, 2011: A colleague begins a postgraduate seminar on extractive industries by presenting students, drawn from across Latin America, with a series of quotations on the relationships between […]

Formación de territorios bajo la expansión de la industria del gas en Tarija, Bolivia

| By Hinojosa, L.; Chumacero, J.P.; Cortez, G. y Bebbington, A. | Published in De Yucatán a Chiloé: Dinámicas territoriales rurales en América Latina. Edited by J. Berdegué y F. Modrego. Buenos Aires: Editorial Teseo. | Abstract: How is rural development achieved in contexts where the national development strategy is dominated by the extraction of natural resources? Based on […]

Territorios en Movimiento: Dinámicas Territoriales Rurales en América Latina

| Por Julio A. Berdegué, Anthony Bebbington, Javier Escobal, Arilson Favareto, M. Ignacia Fernández, Pablo Ospina, Helle Munk Ravnborg, Francisco Aguirre, Manuel Chiriboga, Ileana Gómez, Ligia Gómez, Félix Modrego, Susan Paulson, Eduardo Ramírez, Alexander Schejtman, y Carolina Trivelli | Documento de Trabajo No. 110. Santiago: Rimisp. |\ | Full text text (PDF) | Extracto: La aspiración de […]

Conclusiones

| Por L. Hinojosa, J.P. Pablo Chumacero, G. Cortez, y A. Bebbington | Publicado en Gas y Desarrollo: Dinámicas territoriales rurales en Tarija – Bolivia, pp. 237-242. Editado por L. Hinojosa (ed). La Paz: Fundación Tierra y CERDET. | Full text (PDF) | Extracto: Desde inicios de la década de 2000, las dinámicas territoriales observadas […]

Social conflict and emergent institutions: hypotheses from Piura, Peru

| By Anthony Bebbington | Published in Extractive Industries, Social Conflict and Economic Development: Evidence from South America, pp. 67-88. Edited by A. Bebbington. London: Routledge. Excerpt: As Chapter 1 argued, social science production on extractive industry has been dominated by d ebates over the ‘resource curse’. At one level these debates seem polarized. Some […]

Extractive industries, socio-environmental conflicts and political economic transformations in Andean America

| By Anthony Bebbington | Published in Extractive Industries, Social Conflict and Economic Development: Evidence from South America, pp. 3-26. Edited by A. Bebbington. London: Routledge. Excerpt: The extraction of minerals, oil and gas has a long and ambiguous history in development processes – in North America, Europe, Latin America, Africa, Asia and Australasia. Extraction has yielded wealth, regional […]

Social Policy and State Revenues in Mineral Rich Contexts

| By Hinojosa, L., Bebbington, A. and Barrientos, A. | Published in Mineral Rents and the Financing of Social Policy: Opportunities and Challenges, pp. 91-121. Edited by K. Hujo. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. | Excerpt: At the time of writing it seemed that the different impacts and implications of the recent economic crisis — which occurred mostly […]

Decentring poverty, reworking government: movements and states in the government of poverty

| By A Bebbington, D. Mitlin, J. Mogaladi, M. Scurrah, C. Bielich | Published in Journal of Development Studies 46(7):1304-1326 |  | Full text | Abstract: The significance of social movements for pro-poor political and social change is widely acknowledged. Poverty reduction has assumed increasing significance within development debates, discourses and programmes – how do social movement […]

La Nueva Extracción: ¿Se re-escribe la ecología política de los Andes?

| Por Anthony Bebbington | Publicado en Umbrales vol. 20: 285-306 (Universidad Mayor San Andres, Bolivia) | Resumen: Los países andino-amazónicos viven un período de expansión de las industrias extractivas, reflejando procesos mundiales y regionales además de políticas nacionales. No obstante las diferencias entre los proyectos políticos de los gobiernos andino-amazónicos, sus políticas frente al sector extractivo […]