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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 135–146.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Irfan Kokdas This study explores how the monetization and commercialization of rural economy, peasant mobility, and the changing power of landholders in the countryside affected the nature of Salonikan society throughout the eighteenth century. It analyzes the ways in which the emerging power...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 483–501.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Libanist or Arabist national identity of some sort. Studies on Lebanon have rarely attended to the voices from below, or class and provincial engagements with colonialism. My article focuses on Shiite peasants and rural workers in the south struggling against a wide range of dislocations and civil...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 157–158.
Published: 01 May 2010
...James Whidden The Power of Representation: Publics, Peasants, and Islam in Egypt Michael Ezekiel Gasper Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2009 294 pp., $55.00 (cloth) Duke University Press 2010 The Crypto-Jewish Mashhadis: allow the small crypto-faith...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 May 2017
... and the idioms of colonial and nationalist economics, India's bureaucrats and politicians contrasted the nation's “progressive farmers” with the passivity and superstition alleged to be characteristic of the majority of peasants, establishing crop competitions and the title of Krishi Pandit —“master...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (3): 360–377.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Franziska Roy; Benjamin Zachariah The Meerut Conspiracy Case was directed largely at the emerging radical trade union and workers’ and peasants’ movements in India, while aiming its blow more specifically at an internationalist communism or socialism. The public impact of Meerut, however, was not...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (2): 33–37.
Published: 01 August 1984
... of rice. The peasants. Only if I can work with the peasants, and support tax on land at that time (1937) was however only 5-7 taka their struggle, only then will I be moving in the correct per 1.25 acres. The price of rice was 2.25 taka per maund, direction The...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 May 1985
... Historical Review , V : 1 –2. Habib , Irfan , ( 1980 ). “Forms of Class Struggle in Mughal India”, (mimeo). Paper presented to the Indian History Congress. Habib , Irfan , ( 1985 ). “Classifying Economic Formations in pre-colonial India”, Journal of Peasant Studies , XII : 2 –3, special...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (1): 41–57.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Fred T. Hendricks © 1994: South Asia Bulletin 1995 References Alavi , H. ( 1973 . “Peasants and Revolution”, in Gough, K., and H. Sharma (eds) Imperialism and Revolution in South Asia (New York: Monthly Review Press). ANC ( 1990 ) Summary Report, Land Commission Workshop...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (2): 22–32.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Akhil Gupta Copyright 1984: Regents of University of California 1984 BIBLIOGRAPHY Ahmed , Syed ( 1956 ). Telengana Districts . Hyderabad: Hyderabad Geography Association. Alavi , Hamza ( 1956 ). “Peasant and the Revolution”, The Socialist Register 1965 , : 241 –277...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 12–22.
Published: 01 May 1990
.... Dhegade, in Janata, a It is striking that this was done through a political Dalit newspaper, February 3,1940) party that projected itself as a party of workers and peasants, not simply or mainly of Dalits. One of FORMATION OF THE...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 69–72.
Published: 01 August 1990
... article is an eyewitness report of an inspiring na- tional conference with peasant and women peasant asso- The news about the Saraka accident spread like ciations, held in February this year. wildfire to other garment factories in Dhaka city (there...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 134–147.
Published: 01 August 1993
... conducting K. McLachlan’s excellent phrase, a “neglected gar- war it was the question of land reform and partition den As early as the end of the summer of 1978, of large estates which marked the fundamental peasants began seizing large estates in northern debates on the very nature of the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 66–69.
Published: 01 August 1988
... the workers and peasants in the countries of arrayed against such struggles -- national governments and South Asia, mass struggles, for economic survival and the segments of the propertied elites...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 126–128.
Published: 01 May 2014
... the Ottoman Empire, 1881-1908 . New York: New York University Press , 1983 . ———. Workers, Peasants, and Economic Change in the Ottoman Empire, 1750-1914 . Istanbul : Isis Press , 1993 . Quataert Donald Sayarı Sabri . Turkish Studies in the United States . Bloomington...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (2): 48–55.
Published: 01 August 1984
... Community in Rural Bangladesh”, Bangladesh Development Studies , Vol. 13 , No. 4 (October). Bertocci , Peter J. ( 1979 ). “Structural Fragmentation and Peasant Classes in Bangladesh”, The Journal of Social Studies , No. 5 (October). Bertocci , Peter J. ( 1982 ). “Bangladesh in the Early...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 1.
Published: 01 May 1981
... ceptions of social inequality South Asia, especially as they as they are expressed in popular relate to the oppression of women, theatre, film and literature; and workers, peasants and ethnic the second on the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 671.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Palestinian Peasants and Ottoman O cials: Rural O cials: Ottoman and Peasants Palestinian...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (1): 35–41.
Published: 01 May 1985
... Socio-Economic Relations in the Kandyan Countryside”. (Unpublished D. Phil dissertation, University of Sussex). Jayawardena , Lal ( 1963 ). “The Supply of Sinhalese Labour to Ceylon Plantations, 1830–1930: A Study of Imperial Policy in a Peasant Society”. (Unpublished Ph. D. dissertation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 23–34.
Published: 01 August 1993
... 23 jag,+ lands was typically performed by tenants or, The agrarian nature of elite support bases meant under an arrangement known as rakam, by peasants that control over rural development resources was providing compulsory and unpaid labor services to required to compete. “Local...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 May 1984
... from seizing the lands of a lowly washerwoman, Ailamma, by a group of peasants. Determined to put an end to such intransi- gence, he hired goondas (hoodlums paid to serve as guards) to "eliminate" the group leaders. It was July 4, 1946. A procession led by Doddi Komarayya marched down...