Crude Existence: Environment and the Politics of Oil in Northern Angola (Global, Area, and International Archive)

Crude Existence: Environment and the Politics of Oil in Northern Angola (Global, Area, and International Archive)

Kristin Reed


After a long time of civil conflict and instability, the African kingdom of Angola is experiencing a excellent monetary growth due to its most respected average source: oil. yet oil extraction--both on- and offshore--is a poisonous treatment for the country's monetary ills, with devastating results on either the surroundings and standard livelihoods. targeting the typical realities of individuals residing within the extraction zones, Kristin Reed explores the exclusion, degradation, and violence which are the culmination of petrocapitalism in Angola.

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