An attempt to uncover some of the key political features of modern Zimbabwe.
Conflict in Southern Philippines is caused as much by agrarian economics and politics as ethnic and religious differences.
Interrogating the politics of rural places in generating both support for and struggle against authoritarian populism.
What are the current context and consequences of Mexico's wind energy policy in the rural setting of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec?
Inspired by experiences in Álvaro Obregón, or Gui’Xhi’ Ro in Zapotec, this paper discusses ideas of popular ecological struggle and self-defense.
How has Zimbabwe's fast track land reform programme affected the socioeconomic status of its young people?
Exploring the efforts of a group of smallholder farmers who are contesting the attempts of powerful landholder to construct an equivalence between them and the Brazilian “people.”
How is political culture produced and contested in a small working-class community in rural Texas?
How has the “populist” administration of Zelaya and the “neoliberal” administrations of Lobo and Hernandez dealt with the question of territorial rights in Mosquitia?
This paper explores if and how the dynamic of authoritarian populism relates to concrete spaces – as already produced through the process of accumulation – from the grounded vantage of Noida, a city adjacent to New Delhi.
This paper explores the underlying political-economic characteristics of authoritarian populism at this crucial moment in Zimbabwe’s history.
How do Malawi's politicians exploit the frequent drought-induced food crises for their own political gains?
What are the fundamental tensions and contradictions between the Modi authoritarian populist regime and its rural social base?
How do white and Latinx community members in a rural Alabama town manage the tension between national and local, past and present discourses around race, community and belonging?
What is the toll of downward mobility in rural and smalltown America?
Analysing the rural dimensions of authoritarian populism through the Paraguayan experience.
Analysing the rural roots of Erdoğan’s Justice and Development Party's political power in Turkey and providing an alternative to existing explanations, by identifying its material basis.
How does the growth of Costa Rica's pineapple production chime with its commitment to protect nature?