Globalization and environmental conflict in Africa

@inproceedings{Obi1999GlobalizationAE,
  title={Globalization and environmental conflict in Africa},
  author={Cyril I. Obi},
  year={1999}
}
This paper examines the relationship between the processes of globalisation, mineral/resource extraction in Africa, and the deepening of environmental conflict on the continent since the late 1970s, and especially with the onset of structural adjustment which imposed the hegemony of the free market on the African ecology. It is based on a case study of the interface between global oil capital and the intensification of environmental conflict in Nigeria's oil-produci ng communi ties mainly… CONTINUE READING

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