Resource Extraction and Protest in Peru

Resource Extraction and Protest in Peru

by Moises Arce


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780822963097
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press
Publication date: 09/22/2014
Series: Pitt Latin American Series
Edition description: 1
Pages: 200
Sales rank: 916,987
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 5.40(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Moisés Arce is professor of political science at the University of Missouri. He is the author of Market Reform in Society: Post-Crisis Politics and Economic Change in Authoritarian Peru.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments viii

Introduction ix

List of Acronyms xxv

Part I The Framework

Chapter 1 Rethinking the Consequences of Economic Liberalization 3

Chapter 2 Waves of Contentious Politics in Peru 27

Chapter 3 Mobilization by Extraction 45

Part II Comparative Cases

Chapter 4 Lime Wars 69

Chapter 5 Mining Mountains 84

Chapter 6 Blood in the Jungle 103

Conclusion: The Consequences of Mobilizations 119

Appendix: Base de Protestas Sociales del Perú 133

Notes 137

References 147

Index 159

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