The spatial restructuring of resource regulation. The gold mining enclave of Zaruma and Portovelo, Ecuador, 1860-1980

This dissertation explores the production of space and the spatial restructuring of resource regulation in the gold mining enclave of Portovelo and Zaruma, Ecuador, between 1860 and 1980. I use the theoretical tools of critical human geography, regulation theory, and political economy to analyze the...

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Main Author: Carri?n Hurtado, Andrea
Other Authors: Wigle, Jill
Format: Tesis de Maestría
Language:eng
Published: Ottawa / Carleton University 2016
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Online Access:http://repositorio.educacionsuperior.gob.ec/handle/28000/2457
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spelling oai:localhost:28000-24572017-02-20T20:27:27Z The spatial restructuring of resource regulation. The gold mining enclave of Zaruma and Portovelo, Ecuador, 1860-1980 Carri?n Hurtado, Andrea Wigle, Jill Smith, Derek GEOGRAF?A REESTRUCTURACI?N ESPACIAL REGULACI?N MINERA ENCLAVE MINERO CIUDAD-COMPA?IA RECURSOS NATURALES PORTOVELO, ECUADOR This dissertation explores the production of space and the spatial restructuring of resource regulation in the gold mining enclave of Portovelo and Zaruma, Ecuador, between 1860 and 1980. I use the theoretical tools of critical human geography, regulation theory, and political economy to analyze the spatiality of regulation over time in a dialectical manner. Methodologically, I develop an extended case study with explicit attention to scale as produced through material practices and their associated discourses and power relations. I argue that transnational mining companies, in responding to the international demand for raw materials, do not indiscriminately ?penetrate? but, rather, negotiate the conditions for their deployment. Hence, there is an ongoing restructuring and rescaling of regulations that is a product of mediation between extractive capitalism and state formation in Ecuador. 2016-10-11T21:24:55Z 2016-10-11T21:24:55Z 2016-04 masterThesis Carri?n Hurtado, Andrea. (2016). The spatial restructuring of resource regulation. The gold mining enclave of Zaruma and Portovelo, Ecuador, 1860-1980. ( Trabajo de titulaci?n de PhD. en Geograf?a, especializaci?n en Econom?a Pol?tica).Carleton University. Ottawa. 485 p. http://repositorio.educacionsuperior.gob.ec/handle/28000/2457 eng 485 p. Ottawa / Carleton University
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language eng
format Tesis de Maestría
topic GEOGRAF?A
REESTRUCTURACI?N ESPACIAL
REGULACI?N MINERA
ENCLAVE MINERO
CIUDAD-COMPA?IA
RECURSOS NATURALES
PORTOVELO, ECUADOR
spellingShingle GEOGRAF?A
REESTRUCTURACI?N ESPACIAL
REGULACI?N MINERA
ENCLAVE MINERO
CIUDAD-COMPA?IA
RECURSOS NATURALES
PORTOVELO, ECUADOR
Carri?n Hurtado, Andrea
The spatial restructuring of resource regulation. The gold mining enclave of Zaruma and Portovelo, Ecuador, 1860-1980
description This dissertation explores the production of space and the spatial restructuring of resource regulation in the gold mining enclave of Portovelo and Zaruma, Ecuador, between 1860 and 1980. I use the theoretical tools of critical human geography, regulation theory, and political economy to analyze the spatiality of regulation over time in a dialectical manner. Methodologically, I develop an extended case study with explicit attention to scale as produced through material practices and their associated discourses and power relations. I argue that transnational mining companies, in responding to the international demand for raw materials, do not indiscriminately ?penetrate? but, rather, negotiate the conditions for their deployment. Hence, there is an ongoing restructuring and rescaling of regulations that is a product of mediation between extractive capitalism and state formation in Ecuador.
author2 Wigle, Jill
author_facet Wigle, Jill
Carri?n Hurtado, Andrea
author Carri?n Hurtado, Andrea
author_sort Carri?n Hurtado, Andrea
title The spatial restructuring of resource regulation. The gold mining enclave of Zaruma and Portovelo, Ecuador, 1860-1980
title_short The spatial restructuring of resource regulation. The gold mining enclave of Zaruma and Portovelo, Ecuador, 1860-1980
title_full The spatial restructuring of resource regulation. The gold mining enclave of Zaruma and Portovelo, Ecuador, 1860-1980
title_fullStr The spatial restructuring of resource regulation. The gold mining enclave of Zaruma and Portovelo, Ecuador, 1860-1980
title_full_unstemmed The spatial restructuring of resource regulation. The gold mining enclave of Zaruma and Portovelo, Ecuador, 1860-1980
title_sort spatial restructuring of resource regulation. the gold mining enclave of zaruma and portovelo, ecuador, 1860-1980
publisher Ottawa / Carleton University
publishDate 2016
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