You are here

Transnational Agrarian Movements: Confronting Globalization

Editor(s): Saturnino M. Borras Jr, Mark Edelman, Cristobal Kay

Wiley Blackwell, Oxford, 2008, pp. 376

Covers transnational farmer resistance to WTO and other global institutions and high profile global alliances such as the small farmer organization Via Campesina. Case studies include Indonesian forest dwellers chopping down rubber plants to grow rice to eat, and Mexican migrants returning home to transform their communities. Also includes information on early 20th century agrarian movements.