- Affiliation: Utrecht University, Netherlands
Annelies Zoomers is a human geographer, professor of international development studies at Utrecht University and chair of the IS Academy on Land Governance.
Books by Annelies Zoomers
Beyond the Hype
Edited by Mayke Kaag, Annelies Zoomers
The last two years have seen a huge amount of academic, policy-making and media interest in the increasingly contentious issue of “land grabbing”—the large-scale acquisition of land in the Global South. It is a phenomenon against which locals seem defenceless, and one about which multilateral organizations such as the World Bank as well as civil-society organizations and action NGOs have become increasingly vocal. This in-depth and empirically diverse volume — taking in… (more information)