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Agrarian Bengal : economy, social structure, and politics, 1919-1947

Author: Sugata Bose
Publisher: Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1986.
Series: Cambridge South Asian studies, 36.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As well as being an outstanding contribution to Indian economic and social history, this book draws important conclusions about peasant politics in general and about the effects of international economic fluctuations on primary producing countries. Dr Bose develops a general typology of systems of agrarian production in Bengal to show how these responded to different types of pressure from the world economy, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sugata Bose
ISBN: 0521304482 9780521304481 9780521053624 0521053625
OCLC Number: 12236184
Notes: Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Cambridge, 1982.
Description: xii, 306 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Part I. Agrarian Economy and Society: Structure and Trends: 1. Introduction: A typology of agrarian social structure in early twentieth-century Bengal --
2. Subsistence and the market I --
3. Subsistence and the market II: The peasants' produce --
4. The peasantry in debt: The working and rupture of systems of rural credit relations --
5. Peasants into proletarians? The market in land and the question of change in the social organisation of production ---
Part II. Peasants and Politics: 6. Agrarian class conflict, nationalism and communalism in east Bengal --
7. Agrarian relations and mass nationalism in west Bengal --
8. Sharecroppers' agitations in the frontier regions.
Series Title: Cambridge South Asian studies, 36.
Responsibility: Sugata Bose.
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