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Imagining the highway: anticipating infrastructural and environmental change in Belize

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This article examines the social and political, as well physical, construction of infrastructure, by attending to the implications of a highway yet to be built. In southern Belize, where the development of rural road networks figures strongly in historical narratives of political and environmental change, the recent paving of a major domestic highway has had distinctive implications for livelihoods and land rights among the predominantly Maya population of rural Toledo district. At the time o...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1080/00141844.2017.1282974

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Oxford, SSD, Anthropology, Social & Cultural Anthropology
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Publisher:
Routledge Publisher's website
Journal:
Ethnos Journal website
Volume:
83
Issue:
2
Pages:
392-413
Publication date:
2017-01-30
Acceptance date:
2017-01-03
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EISSN:
1469-588X
ISSN:
0014-1844
Pubs id:
pubs:668706
URN:
uri:49e9a3a0-fc43-4d4f-b350-04245dde7837
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uuid:49e9a3a0-fc43-4d4f-b350-04245dde7837
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pubs:668706
Paper number:
2

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