Who owns it? - Land claims in Latin America: their moral legitimacy and implications

Lead researcher: Gerhard Øverland, Centre for the Study of Mind in Nature, University of Oslo

The aim of this project is to investigate the legitimacy of land claims by both indigenous and non-indigenous communities in Latin America, and to explore the means that these communities can adopt to vindicate the justified land claims that they may have.

 

  • Research staff in Norway:
    Jemima García-Godos, Department of Sociology and Human Geography, University of Oslo
    Alejandra Mancilla, Centre for the Study of Mind in Nature, University of Oslo
    Tore Kristian Haaland, Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas, University of Oslo
     
  • Partners abroad:
     
  • Geographic focus:
    Latin America; in particular Mexico, Brazil and Chile
  • Project period:
    2011 - 2014
  • Funding:
    The Research Council of Norway, Latin America Programme
     

 

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Tags: Mexico, Brazil, Chile
Published Apr. 5, 2019 12:00 PM - Last modified July 5, 2019 3:34 PM