Land grabs and primitive accumulation in deltaic Bangladesh: interactions between neoliberal globalization, state interventions, power relations and peasant resistance

@article{Adnan2013LandGA,
  title={Land grabs and primitive accumulation in deltaic Bangladesh: interactions between neoliberal globalization, state interventions, power relations and peasant resistance},
  author={Shapan Adnan},
  journal={The Journal of Peasant Studies},
  year={2013},
  volume={40},
  pages={128 - 87}
}
  • Shapan Adnan
  • Published 1 January 2013
  • Economics
  • The Journal of Peasant Studies
This essay provides theoretical and empirical analysis of the interrelationships between land grabs, primitive accumulation and accumulation by dispossession (ABD) in the context of capitalist development. Evidence from a multi-class peasant formation in deltaic Bangladesh indicates that land grabs have been propelled by interactions between neoliberal globalization, state interventions, power relations and peasant resistance. Key roles have been played by illegal violence and de-linking of… 

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