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Ethics and International Affairs 19 3 Occasionally, Duke University Press controls the rights to maps or other drawings. Yet by the s, they had begun to conserve their forests carefully. Today decision makers within the community use their intimate knowledge about members of the community to environmentqlity that power is wielded neither too forcefully nor too weakly.
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The Politics of Nature and the Making. It is thought-provoking and well-written and has the potential to serve as a valuable resource for those in interdisciplinary environmental fields.
Its resonances and consequences will occupy scholars, students, and citizens for some time to come.
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Review: Environmentality: Technologies of Government and the Making of Subjects by Arun Agrawal
Page numbers if excerpting, provide specifics For coursepacks, please also note: Contents The Politics of Nature and the Making. Agrawal’s carefully constructed arguments create a framework for environmental policy analysis. He visited nearly forty villages in Kumaon, where he assessed the state of village forests, interviewed hundreds of Kumaonis, and examined local records.
He visited nearly forty villages in Kumaon, where he assessed the state of village forests, interviewed hundreds of Kumaonis, and examined local records. Such an understanding is relevant far beyond Kumaon: Drawing upon extensive fieldwork and archival research of forest protection in forty villages of Kumaon in Northern India, Arun Agrawal, Associate Professor in the Envuronmentality of Natural Resources and the Environment at the University of Michigan, traces how these rural communities came to be willing and active agents of decentralized environmental regulation and to embrace principles of forest conservation.
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In exploring these changes and their significance, Agrawal establishes that theories of environmental politics are enriched by attention to the interconnections between power, knowledge, institutions, and subjectivities. Your Friends Email Address: In experiencing that act and its outcome they often find that earlier beliefs were mistaken, technoloiges they change them.
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You do not currently have access to this article. Technologies of Government and the Making of Subjects’ mainly examines the pragmatic relationship between environmental governance structures, the form of This book helps to shed light on the connections between environmental regulation, practice and subjectivity.
In his assessment, the fields of conservation biology, environmental anthropology, environmental ethics, environmental sociology, historical ecology, and social ecology are of little help, since their main purpose appears to be to convince mainstream historians, sociologists, political scientists, and ssubjects of the benefits to their disciplines of paying greater attention to the environment.
Third, Agrawal encourages a reconsideration of the relationship between beliefs and practices. Loukis – – Artificial Intelligence and Law 15 1: He describes and explains the emergence of environmental identities and changes in state-locality relations and shows how the two are related.
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Inside the Regulatory Community 6. From inside the book. Ambiguous in its normative implications, complex in its theoretical argument, the book ultimately rewards patient readers with what it promises: Against the techonlogies assumption that beliefs determine practice, Agrawal draws upon his data to show that it is often precisely the opposite: