Africa

The Rise of Border Imperialism

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Border Wars
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War & Pacification
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Photo credit illustration by Zoran SvilarIn 1891, the French economist Paul Leroy Beaulieu fiercely defended European colonialism in Africa, saying: “This state of the world implies for the civilized people a right of intervention … in the affairs of [barbarian tribes or savages].”... Read more

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ERPI 2018 Conference Papers: Africa

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Emancipatory Rural Politics Initative
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Agrarian & Environmental Justice
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The Emancipatory Rural Politics Initiative (ERPI) focuses on understanding the rise of 'authoritarian populism' in rural settings across the world, as well as the forms of resistance occurring and the alternatives being built. New exclusionary politics are generating deepening inequalities, jobless 'growth', climate chaos, and social division. The ERPI is focused on the social and political... Read more

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Emancipatory Rural Politics Initiative (ERPI) 2018 Conference Programme
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ERPI 2018 Conference Papers: Europe
ERPI 2018 Conference Papers: Americas (1)
ERPI 2018 Conference Papers: Americas (2)
ERPI 2018 Conference Papers: International
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