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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 246–260.
Published: 01 August 2018
... from Africa and elsewhere living under harsh conditions ultimately led to the Zanj Revolution. It threatened even the survival of the Abbasid dynasty, and led to the abandonment of plantation use of slaves. References Agius Dionisius A. “ A Selfish Pursuit in a Slave Uprising of Third...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (1): 35–41.
Published: 01 May 1985
... . (Englewood Cliff, N.J.: Prentice Hall). Beckford , George L. , ( 1973 ). Persistent Poverty . (Oxford University Press). De Silva , S.B.D. , ( 1982 ). The Political Economy of Underdevelopment . (London: Rout ledge and Kegan Paul.) Greaves , Ida , ( 1959 ). “Plantations in World...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 3–8.
Published: 01 August 1999
... and Arno, on one hand, and ten not even aware of it or do not feel “excluded” and more recently, Chan Low, assert that plantation slav- that the “malaise” has been used and appropriated by ery, having only existed in the “last years” of slavery, politicians. Nevertheless I feel that the discussion...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (2): 3–8.
Published: 01 August 1986
... of the Plantation Economy in Sri Lanka,” Bulletin of Concerned Asian Scholars. Bandaranayake , Senake 1984 . “The Peopling of Sri Lanka: The National Question and Some Problems of History and Ethnicity,” in Ethnicity and Social Change. Goonatilake , Susantha 1984 . “The Formation of Sri Lanka...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (2): 38–45.
Published: 01 August 1986
.... The national ethnic con- independence, the left revealed some of its limitations in its sciousness has continually been an obstacle for Tamil-Sinhala unsuccessful attempt to protect the basic rights of the Tamil worker solidarity. (We do not go into the details of this de- plantation workers...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (1): 16–37.
Published: 01 May 1983
...Ameeta Shastri Copyright 1983: Regents, University of California 1983 BIBLIOGRAPHY Bandarage , Ashoka 1982 “The Establishment and Consolidation of the Plantation Economy in Sri Lanka”, Bulletin of Concerned Asian Scholars , IV : 3 . Bond , Edith 1974 The State of Tea...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1987) 7 (1_and_2): 11–22.
Published: 01 August 1987
... South India to Sri Lanka for Such a view is reinforced by the actual policies and work both on plantations and in towns, the working-class of strategies followed by the Left with regard to problems the country has included a heavy preponderance of workers arising from the presence...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (2): 59–63.
Published: 01 August 1981
... Sucheta Marumdar This paper examines the economic problems of Sri Lanka from the colonial to the modern period, specifically in the context of an export oriented plantation sector in the midst of a backward rice culture economy. The limited internal market...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (2): 1–14.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Amita Shastri Copyright 1983: Regents, University of California 1983 REFERENCES Bandarage , A. , 1982 , “The Establishment and Consolidation of the Plantation Economy in Sri Lanka”, Bulletin of Concerned Asian Scholars , 4 : 3 . Cooray , J.A.L. , 1973 , Constitutional...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 76–78.
Published: 01 August 1990
... theory. Today, many of the 150,000 women the job market at home. The only company at the time working on rubber, coconut and oil palm plantations in which was allowing women to compete for jobs through Malaysia are direct descendents of poor Tamil peasants employment examinations was the Asahi...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 August 1999
.... Moreover, diaspora - forced, co- Mauritius. Drawing upon her deep research on the erced, or voluntary - imposed certain challenges and history of plantation slavery in Mauritius during the opened up various opportunities, depending on the critical period from British occupation to abolition...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (1): 42–45.
Published: 01 May 1985
... of the right to Indentured Migration apprentice ex-slaves in 1838, plantation owners scurried to Jack find alternative means of labor control. Historian William Trumbour...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (1): 67–80.
Published: 01 May 1997
... University Press. Tomich , Dale 1991 . “World Slavery and Caribbean Capitalism: The Cuban Sugar Industry, 1760–1868,” Theory and Society 20 , 3 (June), pp. 297 –319. Tomich , Dale 1994 . “Small Islands: Huge Comparisons: Caribbean Plantations. Historical Unevenness, and Capitalist...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 112–116.
Published: 01 August 1992
... labor re- Caste has declined in importance in the post-in- cruited for the plantations and railways that were being denture period, as Vertovec’s chapter shows. The established in the British and French colonies. Labor crowded conditions during passage did not help mat- agencies were entrusted...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (1): 63–66.
Published: 01 May 1997
.... xvll NO. 1 (1997) ment of plantation societies and economies, colonial- cerning capitalism and slavery, first given scholarly ism/imperialism - all of which contributed to the crea- prominence in the work of Eric Williams, to a different tion of the particular configurations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 662–673.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Indians from the same colony back to India between and to replace African slave labor has re- ceived enormous attention. Scholars have addressed Indian recruitment, emigration, trans- portation, plantation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (1): 81–98.
Published: 01 May 1997
... with their clichCd emphasis on larly Mexico.’ Some address changes in agriculture that the conflictive relationships between “peasant and stem from the transition from development influenced plantation” as reasons for the past and current status of by the nation-state to change arising out of the aggres...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (2): 16–28.
Published: 01 August 1982
... politics) goes on in the Caribbean. HISTORICAL BACKGROUND slaves moved off the plantations. White Societies in the Caribbean islands, planters were fundamentally opposed to the and in some neighboring coastal South...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 38–43.
Published: 01 May 1981
.... But the largest concentration of women beyond the primary level, girls is to be found in nursing and show a higher dropout rate than midwifery, plantation labour, boys, particularly if they are from and the weaving, spinning and rural areas...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (1): 70–78.
Published: 01 May 1983
..., Illustrated, Notes, Index, Statistical Appendices, Bibliography. The Guyanese working class has evolved through successive forced migrations from Africa and Asia. The first forced migrations, from Africa, consisted of slaves to work in the sugar plantations...