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Peasant life in India

Anthropological Survey of India.

Peasant life in India

a study in Indian unity & diversity

by Anthropological Survey of India.

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Published in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnology -- India,
  • Peasantry -- India

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS430 A5, DS430 A5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[15] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18799270M

    CHAPTER FIVE PEASANT MOVEMENTS IN INDIA: "ITH REFERENCE TO THE TELANGANA ARMED STRUGGLE What succumbed in these defeats was not the revolution. It was the pre-revolutionary traditional appendages/ results of social relationships which had not yet come to the point of sharp class antagonisms - persons, File Size: 2MB. Farmers' suicides' have been typically framed through official statistics and they have been explained in terms of agrarian economic distress. This book revises and extends such explanations on the basis of ethnographic work in Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh. It describes spatially grounded transformations taking place in the domains of production, consumption, social relationships, and gender Cited by: 1.

    This book deals with the nitty-gritty details of peasant agriculture, such as the harvest calendar or cropping patterns. It takes important features of rural life in North India into account, such as topography, the caste system or the distribution of land. Peasant Life in China A Field Study of Country Life in the Yangtze Valley. By Dr. Hsiao-Tung Fei. Pp. xxvi + + 14 plates. (London: George Routledge and Sons, Ltd., ) 12s. 6d. net.

      By exploring illuminations depicting rural life, Dr Alixe Bovey examines the role of the peasant in medieval society, and discusses the changes sparked by the Black Death. In the Middle Ages, the majority of the population lived in the countryside, and some 85 percent of the population could be described as peasants. The Lives of Medieval Peasants The lives of peasants throughout medieval Europe were extremely difficult. Although the specific characteristics of peasant life varied based on region, in general, medieval peasants lived in an agrarian society. Feudalism defined the social structure.


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