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Encampment time : an anthropological analysis of the land occupations in Brazil
In this article the social trajectory of a land occupation participant, an encamped woman (Edesmaria) who is a member of an extended landless family, is closely examined in order to demonstrate the inner workings of what ...
'Encampment time': an anthropological analysis of the land occupations in Brazil
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis LtdAbingdonInglaterra, 2010)
Dataluta: banco de dados da luta pela terra
(Universidade Estadual Paulista (Unesp), 2015-09-21)
In this paper we analyze some elements of the current situation of the struggle for land in Brazil from the data published in the report DATALUTA 2014. The analysis was conducted before the balance of the field demonstrations, ...
Brazil's Experience with Agrarian Reform, 1995–2006: Challenges for Agrarian Geography
This paper analyses one of the challenges facing agrarian geographers of Brazil: explaining land-tenure systems in light of persistently high levels of land occupations by landless peasants, the implementation of agrarian ...
Occupation of water source areas in metropolitan region of São Paulo: rural land market in peri-urban areasLa ocupación de áreas de manantiales en la región metropolitana de São Paulo: los mercados de tierras en las zonas rurales periurbanasOccupation of water source areas in metropolitan region of São Paulo: rural land market in peri-urban areas
(Universidad del Rosario, 2012)
Illegal occupation, linked to processes of land speculation, generates various social and environmental tensions. These conflicts are reinforced by the weakness of institutions and by the conflict of interests between ...
A STUDY OF THE IMPACT OF LAND USE AND OCCUPATION ON BASIN WATER QUALITY THROUGH MULTIVARIATE STATISTICS
(Soc Brasil Engenharia Agricola, 2017-05-01)
Without effective actions to improve environmental management, water resources tend to become scarce. Thus, this study aimed to understand the processes influencing the physical, chemical, and biological properties of the ...
Land use and occupation and geographical data base of the half south of the Rio Grande do Sul State
(Univ Federal Santa MariaSanta MariaBrasil, 2009)
Land use in permanent preservation areas of grande river (MG)
The Brazilian Forestry Code established the Permanent Preservation Areas (PPAs) to preserve environmentally significant areas, such as the banks of waterways. Grande River is an important Brazilian river whose watercourse ...
SUGARCANE EXPANSION AND AGRARIAN STRUCTURE IN THE STATE OF SAO PAULO (BRAZIL) BETWEEN 1975 AND 2006
(Univ Estadual Paulista Julio Mesquita Filho, Fac Ciencias & Tecnologia, 2016-12-01)
The objective of this study was to analyze the effects of sugarcane expansion in Sao Paulo, from 1975 to 2006, on the agrarian structure for the state, regarding the usage and concentration of land, technology together ...