Merle L Bowen

1989 …2018
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Research Output 1989 2018

2018

Quilombo Identity, Ethno-Commodification, and Tourism in Neoliberal Brazil

Bowen, M. L., 2018, New Frontiers in the Study of the Global African Diaspora. Edozie, R. K. (ed.). East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, p. 197-212 16 p. (Ruth Simms Hamilton African Diaspora Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2017

Afro-Brazilian citizenship and the politics of history

Bowen, M. L. (Guest ed.), Mitchell, S. T. (Guest ed.) & Sullivan, L. (Guest ed.), May 4 2017, In : African and Black Diaspora. 10, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

Who owns paradise? Afro-Brazilians and ethnic tourism in Brazil’s quilombos

Bowen, M. L., May 4 2017, In : African and Black Diaspora. 10, 2, p. 179-202 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

commodity
Brazil
Tourism
economy
environmental policy
2015
community
evaluation
Slaves
Empirical Research
slave
2010

The struggle for black land rights in Brazil: An insider's view on quilombos and the quilombo land movement

Bowen, M. L., Jul 1 2010, In : African and Black Diaspora. 3, 2, p. 147-168 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Brazil
national movement
rural community
integrity
constitution
2003

Social Differentiation, Farming Practices, and Environmental Change in Mozambique

Bowen, M. L., Chilundo, A. & Tique, C. A., 2003, African Savannas: Global Narratives and Local Knowledge of Environmental Change. Bassett, T. J. & Crummey, D. (eds.). Oxford: James Currey, p. 225-247

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2000
Colonies
Mozambique
Peasantry
Africa
Middle Class
1997

Meanings of environmental terms

Johnson, D. L., Ambrose, S. H., Bassett, T. J., Bowen, M. L., Crummey, D. E., Isaacson, J. S., Johnson, D. N., Lamb, P., Saul, M. & Winter-Nelson, A. E., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of Environmental Quality. 26, 3, p. 581-589 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Soils
soil
Degradation
soil degradation
land degradation
1992

Beyond Reform: Adjustment and Political Power in Contemporary Mozambique

Bowen, M. L., Jun 1992, In : The Journal of Modern African Studies. 30, 2, p. 255-279 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

political instability
political power
structural adjustment
Mozambique
economic reform
1989

Peasant agriculture in Mozambique: The case of Chokwe, Gaza Province

Bowen, M. L., Jan 1 1989, In : Canadian Journal of African Studies. 23, 3, p. 355-379 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

peasant agriculture
Mozambique
peasant
farmer
agriculture