The land we share : private property and the common good

Freyfogle, Eric T

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  • Creator Eric T. Freyfogle
  • Format Books
  • Publication Washington, DC : Island Press/Shearwater Books, [2003] ©2003
  • Physical Details
    • 335 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9781559638906, 1559638907
  • OCLC ocm52133136

Notes

  • "A Shearwater book"--T.p. verso.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-322) and index.

Contents

  • The many elements of owning land -- Ownership in the new nation -- Industrialism and the right to use -- Justifying the landowners power -- The owner and the land community -- The lure of privatization -- The market train -- Private property for an ecological age -- The public's interest in private land -- Fair governance
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