Land to some tillers: development-induced displacement in Laos

TitleLand to some tillers: development-induced displacement in Laos
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Year of Publication2003
AuthorsVandergeest P
Secondary TitleInternational Social Science Journal
Volume175
Pagination47-56
Key themesDispossession-grabbing, Formalisation-titling, Policy-law
Abstract

ABSTRACTED FROM THE INTRODUCTION: My focus in this paper is on the kinds of development pursued by state agencies and large international aid organisations, and specifically, the displacement effects of what I am calling the new land tenure reform agenda. I will illustrate my arguments through an account of the Land and Forest Allocation Programme in Laos.

URLhttp://lad.nafri.org.la/fulltext/2157-0.pdf
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Laos

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Journal Article