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HMAN1971P Advanced Topics in the Theory and History of Property

Resources for researching the concepts of property ownership in the context of imperial land grabs and the global struggle over limited resources

FINDING LAND RECORDS

In European countries and their overseas colonies, local jurisdictions kept (and keep) records of land ownership for purposes of governance, including transfers of property and taxation.  Listed below are a few prominent places where historical land records can be identified and property ownership traced. 

NGOs WORKING ON LAND REFORM ISSUES