Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Evolution, Adaptation, And Invention: Property Rights In Natural Resources In A Changing World

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

This chapter explores the use of property rights as a tool for promoting sustainable landscapes through a case study of a peri-urban landscape in New Zealand's South Island. It then uses the case study to suggest several perceived dichotomies innate to the politics of property. The chapter looks at the collapsing dichotomies of property and what they mean for the stewardship of landscapes and the future of property. It selects a case study landscape that exemplifies the intensifying and often-competing pressures brought to bear on natural resources from human action. The chapter examines the institutional durability of property to accommodate such pressures and complexities to achieve a sustainable preservation of the landscape and its component natural resources. It observes that the dichotomies that characterize the politics of property are less distinct than generally perceived.

Keywords:collapsing dichotomies; New Zealand; property rights; sustainable landscapes

10.1163/ej.9789004182646.i-415.93
/content/books/10.1163/ej.9789004182646.i-415.93
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
6
3
Loading

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Property Rights and Sustainability — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation