AGRICULTURAL GOVERNANCE: GLOBALIZATION AND THE NEW POLITICS - download pdf or read online

By Vaughan Higgins, Geoffrey Lawrence

ISBN-10: 0203698908

ISBN-13: 9780203698907

ISBN-10: 0415352290

ISBN-13: 9780415352291

Meals protection and sustainability are arguably crucial matters dealing with the agri-food zone at first of a brand new millennium. In an period of globalization, the place kingdom states seem to have a diminishing function in governing those issues, the prevailing and rising energy family underpinning agri-food legislation call for renewed scholarly consciousness. Drawing upon the services of a few of the main fashionable writers in rural sociology, geography and anthropology, this booklet indicates how globalization tactics open up a brand new regulatory politics within which ‘non-political’ kinds of governing play an more and more influential function in shaping agricultural creation and intake. the 1st of its type to significantly and comprehensively study new types of governing and legislation, this significant textual content explores the connection among globalization and new websites, areas and brokers of agricultural legislation, utilizing precise case experiences in constructed international locations to demonstrate issues made. Demonstrating the political importance of regulatory mechanisms extending past the kingdom, the e-book additionally discusses the results for the governing of the agri-food region.

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Howse and Nicolaidis claim that ‘Constitutionalism is viewed as the means of placing law, or the rule of law, above politics’ (2003: 75). It is clear in the emerging WTO regime that the constitutionalization of neoliberal ideology is an ongoing project. It is realized incrementally through multilateral trade negotiations in the WTO as well as in regional agreements such as NAFTA and the FTAA, but is also contested vehemently in new spaces forged by social movements pursuing alternative visions of global governing.

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