Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: State, Landlords and Peasants
Publisher: South Asia Books
Publication Date: 1990
Book Condition: Good
Edition: 1st Edition.
Book Description Commonwealth Pub, New Delhi, 2009. Hardbound. Condition: As New. New. Contents Preface. Acknowledgement. Abbreviation. Glossary. 1. Historical background. 2. Nature of agriculture land revenue and tenures. 3. Awakening among peasants causes. 4. Involvement of political parties. 5. The Peasant's Struggle 1990 1937. 6. The Peasant's Struggle 1938 1948. 7. The Peasant's Struggle 1948 1956. 8. Reformist Policy tenancy legislation. 9. Leadership of the Peasant's Movement. 10. Structural relationship among peasants Biswedars and the government. 11. Conclusion. Appendices. Bibliographic note. Bibliography. Index. Certain neglected aspects of the Agrarian unrest upsurge and peasant's struggle against the highhandedness and misrule of the rulers and their bureaucrats in the East Punjab States have been brought to light. Their socio economic status remained at state for a long time. So some issues likes the types of peasant's organisations the detailed history of the various tenants/peasant's movements their socio economic base or the involvement of the different sections of the peasantry the role of casteism and communalism the ideological aspects and strategic perspective as well as the form of struggle in the Agrarian movements the nature and the methods of mass mobilisation finally their achievements and failures have been highlighted in this work. The main objective of this study is to bring into focus the impact of internal and international development on peasants/tenant's struggles. The work also deals with the role played the states peasantry in the Anti Imperialist War of Liberation in the country. Also grievances and demands of agriculturist in the light of the economic background to the Agrarian movements characterising the Punjab States have been thoroughly investigated. A detailed account of their morchas the approach and attitudes of various political parties towards the problems and movements of the peasants/tenants are discussed. Lastly an authentic account of the mighty peasants upsurge under the leadership of Kisan Sabha is given. Thus the study would prove useful for the researchers teachers and students in India and also abroad. 486 pp. Seller Inventory # 75027
Book Description University of Chicago UP, Chicago, 1994. Soft cover. Condition: As New. No Jacket. 1st Edition. As New, 1st edn, softcover, a Ph.D dissertation, rare, xiv + 384pps. Seller Inventory # 108864