Ecology | VOL. 10, ISSUE 58, January-February 2010
The author is a Lecturer in Environment and Development, at Birkbeck College, London. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. This article is an edited version of a paper presented in The Land Winter 2008/09 (www.tlio.org.uk/The Land).
Nature is being redefined as a capitalist commodity to be traded and speculated on in the international market. The latest thinking is pushing for global enclosures of local commons that will lead to profound transformations of traditional and cultural values.
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