ENVIRONMENTALITY TECHNOLOGIES OF GOVERNMENT AND THE MAKING OF SUBJECTS PDF
: Environmentality: Technologies of Government and the Making of Subjects (New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century) (): Arun. Review: Environmentality: Technologies of Government and the Making of Subjects by Arun Agrawal. Author(s): Shantz, Jeff Main Content Metrics. Environmentality: Technologies of Government and the Making of Subjects. (New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century.) Durham, N.C.: Duke.
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Mark Baker, Pacific Affairs. This book offers an insightful critique of the assumptions that both the state and peasant resistance are monolithic. Agriculture, Livelihoods, and Globalization: Jaking shift in knowledge and power took time and effort, but is one of the rare success stories of recent history. One only wishes the message were in a language and form that would draw in policy and advocacy readers, not just scholars.
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Drawing upon extensive fieldwork and archival research of forest protection in forty villages of Kumaon in Northern India, Arun Agrawal, Associate Professor in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment at mzking 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. Yet by the shbjects, they had begun to conserve their forests carefully.
Agrawal brings environment and development studies, new institutional economics, and Foucauldian theories of power and subjectivity to bear on his ethnographical and historical research. Zimmerer – – Agriculture and Human Values 24 1: Environmenatlity carefully constructed arguments create a framework for environmental policy analysis.
Drawing on his extensive fieldwork and archival research, he shows how decentralization strategies change relations between states and localities, community decision makers and common residents, and individuals and the environment.
Ethical Blowback From Emerging Technologies. In the concluding chapter, Agrawal acknowledges scholarly contributions to environmental politics and so helps his readers to navigate the environmental studies literature. Environmentality is an excellent piece of scholarship, and a valuable addition to the fields of environmental anthropology and history, as well as to the general literature on colonial and postcolonial India.
Kevin Loughran – – Sociological Theory 34 4: Its resonances and consequences will occupy scholars, students, and citizens for some time to come. The Dispersal of Regulation 5. Sign up for new title announcements and special offers. Don’t have an account? You do not currently have access to this article.
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Yet by the s, they had begun to conserve their forests carefully. Agrawal does a truly remarkable job of showing how social capital is actually formed through the production and management environmentzlity a certain kind of self.
In his innovative historical and political study, Arun Agrawal Such an understanding is relevant far beyond Kumaon: Sign in via your Institution Sign in.
He visited nearly forty villages in Kumaon, where he assessed the state of village forests, interviewed hundreds of Kumaonis, and examined local records. Research and studies on Italian society and politics 24 1: Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.
Citing articles via Google Govednment. At the same time he highlights the shortcomings of these approaches in their failure to focus adequately on the changes in actions and beliefs of environmental subjects. Technoloiges so doing, he demonstrates that scholarship on common property, political ecology, and feminist environmentalism can be combined—in an approach he calls environmentality—to better understand changes in conservation efforts.
Technologies of Government and the Making of Subjects. Only feminist environmentalists aside from scholars who focus on indigenous peoples pay adequate attention to identity—with the drawback that their concern is strictly with gender. And nad that way, this book illustrates the complexity and connectivity of environmental conflicts and struggles that are often overlooked by more limited or constrained analytical approaches. Contents The Politics of Nature and the Making.
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Added to PP index Total downloads 21of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 7 76, of 2, How can I increase my downloads? Community regulation operates more constantly, consistently, effectively and transformatively on its objects: In so doing, he demonstrates that scholarship on common property, political ecology, and feminist environmentalism can be combined—in an approach he calls environmentality—to better understand changes in conservation efforts.
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