Gender, Nature, Body

Wendy Harcourt, Andrea J. Nightingale

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Feminist approaches to multi-scalar, more-than-human, power and politics pushes critical agrarian studies in novel directions. Gender-nature-body are critical sites for realignments of social, material and political relations, resulting in uneven access to and control over resources. Gender, race, class and other forms of intersectional socionatural relations are foundational to agrarian studies concerns such as class formation, collective action, extractivism and land grabs. The chapter reframes agrarian conflicts as the material and emotional outcomes of embodied, differentiated responses to enclosure and commodification, linking scales from the global economy to the uneven conditions of peoples’ lives to illuminate spaces of transformation.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Critical Agrarian Studies
EditorsA.H. Akram-Lodhi, K Dietz, B Engels, B.M. McKay
Place of PublicationLondon
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9781788972468
Publication statusPublished - 14 Dec 2021


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