Sozial-räumliche Dynamiken der Agrartreibstoffe.

Transnationale Netzwerke, skalare Rekonfigurationen, umkämpfte Orte und Territorien

  • Kristina Dietz
  • Bettina Engels
  • Oliver Pye
Schlagworte: Agrartreibstoffe, Scale, Ressourcen, Ressourcenpolitik, Energiepolitik


This article explores the spatial dynamics of agrofuels. Building on categories from the field of critical spatial theory, it shows how these categories enable a comprehensive analysis of the spatial dynamics of agrofuels that links the macro-structures of the global political economy to concrete, place-based struggles. Four core socio-spatial dynamics of agrofuel politics are highlighted and applied to empirical findings: territorialization, the financial sector as a new scale of regulation, place-based struggles and transnational spaces of resources and capital flows.


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