But land and the struggle to possess it is also power colonial and corporate power to be sure but also the power of the dispossessed to rise up and call for an end to the global land grab grabbing back maps this struggle bringing together analyses that uncover the politics of cultivation and control. Grabbing back essays against the global land grab author alexander reid ross editor vandana shiva contributor noam chomsky contributor publisher ak press land grabs are a global phenomenon of our times driven by the ever increasing demands of both global corporations and the governments with which they are allied. An excellent collection of essays from around the world concerning a wide range of efforts to re claim land in the face of land appropriations often extra judicial by governments for industrial purposes disuse and ill use acts committed in the name of subsistence agriculture non commercial recreational use and for use as public commons. Term s condit ions of access and use can be found at ht t p wwwt andfonlinecom page t erm s and condit ions downloaded by 50111991 at 1348 14 august 2015 the journal of peasant studies 2015 book review grabbing back essays against the global land grab edited by alexander reid ross oakland edinburgh baltimore ak press . Get this from a library grabbing back essays against the global land grab alexander reid ross vandana shiva noam chomsky resisting the commodification and consumption of land from foreclosed homes to annihilated rainforests
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