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Agrarian Bengal : economy, social structure, and politics, 1919-1947 / Sugata Bose
Bib ID 197520
Format BookBook
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Bose, Sugata
 
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Description Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1986 
xii, 306 p. : maps ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0521304482
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Cambridge South Asian studies ; 36.

Cambridge South Asian studies ; 36

Full contents Machine derived contents note: 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. 
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Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Cambridge, 1982.

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 285-292.

Subjects Peasants -- India -- Bengal -- History.  |  Peasants -- India -- Bengal -- Political activity -- History.  |  Bengal (India) -- Social conditions.

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