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This land is ours now : social mobilization and the meanings of land in Brazil

Author: Wendy Wolford
Publisher: Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2010.
Series: New ecologies for the twenty-first century.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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<DIV>Looks at Brazil's largest grassroots social movement, Movement of Rural Landless Workers, or MST, to show how mobilization is shaped by cultural understandings of material and spatial environments.</div>
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Wolford, Wendy.
This land is ours now.
Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2010
(DLC) 2009041173
(OCoLC)454379585
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Wolford
ISBN: 9780822391074 0822391074
OCLC Number: 631177490
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 281 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Mobilization within movements --
The making of a movement in southern Brazil --
The MST's imagined community and agrarian populism --
The making of a movement in northeastern Brazil --
Moral economies of sugarcane and social mobilization --
Going bananas : producing for market, state, and movement.
Series Title: New ecologies for the twenty-first century.
Responsibility: Wendy Wolford.

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This on-the-ground account of a celebrated Brazilian agrarian movement highlights the contingent nature of social movements and political identities more broadly.  Read more...

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