Researching Inequalities from a Socio-ecological Perspective

  title={Researching Inequalities from a Socio-ecological Perspective},
  author={Kristina Dietz},
The inequality implications of nature exploitation, utilitarian representations of nature and processes of (global) environmental change are substantial. In Latin America social inequalities are historically rooted in unequal allocation systems of land rights or mining rents. Current investments in natural resources or elements thereof tend to generate new or reinforce existing patterns of inequality. Despite these evidences and despite the increasing recognition of the social dimensions of… 

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