|aSocial movements, law and the politics of land reform :|blessons from Brazil /|cby George Mészáros.
|aAbingdon, Oxon [UK] :|bRoutledge,|c2013.
|axvi, 198 p. :|bmaps ;|c24 cm.
|aLaw, development and globalization
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aShocking the system : social movement pressure as the catalyst of political and legal change -- To criminalise or not to criminalise? conflicting legal responses to social movement pressure -- Why law fails : the administration of land law in the context of power relations -- The limits of progressive state action -- Pushing and redefining legal boundaries through social movement pressure.