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New Farmers' Movements in India

1st Edition

Edited by Tom Brass


304 pages

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The essays in this collection focus on the reasons for and background to the emergence during the 1980s of the new farmers' movements in India. In addition to a more general consideration of the economic, political and theoretical dimensions of this development, there are case studies which cover the farmer's movements in Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Karnataka.

Table of Contents

Development and Change- " The collection includes some excellent essays…The book is a welcome and timely contribution to existing literature on social movements and will benefit anyone engaged in social movement research.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies