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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 195–208.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., without it being labeled as such, it is an important work of agricultural history in that it discusses the farming practices (or lack thereof ) of every Native group in each of the ten places studied and unequivocally shows how those forms of agricul- ture dictated colonial land-acquisition policies...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (143): 149–164.
Published: 01 May 2022
... as related local and national socioeconomic changes—were tied to global trends and influences. This article also suggests that the case study of the history of Irish agriculture within the context of the world economy’s commodity frontiers contributes to the debates surrounding the historiographical movement...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (110): 161–166.
Published: 01 May 2011
... perspec- tive on food consumption in a way that reveals the long-­term impact of global food choice. John Soluri’s Banana Cultures: Agriculture, Consumption, and Environ- mental Change in Honduras and the United States stands out as a book of environ- mental and food history that can and should...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 111–126.
Published: 01 May 2010
... of Agriculture had supplied 114  Radical History Review farmers in the country’s northern regions with seed grain treated with DuPont’s Granosan M, an ethylmercuric compound. Between January and April 1956 the Mosul Hospital treated more than one hundred Iraqi farmers and their families; there were...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (131): 105–125.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Sarah E. Vaughn This article charts the role damming practices play in rescaling the geopolitical interests of engineers in Guyana. It focuses on engineers’ responses to a disastrous flood in 1934, the first flood in their recorded history to compromise the East Demerara Water Conservancy. I argue...
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Radical History Review (1993) 1993 (55): 33–51.
Published: 01 January 1993
... and Missis- sippi Deltas During World War 11,” Agricultural History 64 (Spring 1990), 74-85. For the social consequences of New Deal policies, see David Eugene Conrad, The Forgotten Farmers: The Story of Sharecroppers in the Neur Deal (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1965); and Donald H. Grubbs...
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Radical History Review (1977) 1977 (13): 42–71.
Published: 01 January 1977
... econonic historians would agree with this typology. In fact, the principal theme of the agricultural history of the United States in the nineteenth century concerns the process by which the subsistence farmers of the East became commer• cially minded, and the frontier farmers of the Middle...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 42–63.
Published: 01 January 2014
...-­ on-­ discrimination-­ at-­ usda.­ 49. Pete Daniel, The Shadow of Slavery: Peonage in the South, 1901 – 1969 (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1972); M. Langley Biegert, “Legacy of Resistance: Uncovering the History of Collective Action by Black Agricultural Workers in Central East Arkansas from...
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Radical History Review (2023) 2023 (145): 1–11.
Published: 01 January 2023
... on seeds’ inherent capacity to reproduce themselves, farmers have freely saved and exchanged seeds for most of agricultural history. Seeds are thus a living embodiment of the commons, a biosocial archive of the quotidian communism on which the reproduction of the human species depends. Indeed, even while...
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Radical History Review (2013) 2013 (116): 59–85.
Published: 01 May 2013
... 62  Radical History Review year by the Nile floods depositing vast quantities of rich Ethiopian topsoil onto the Nile’s floodplain, meant that Egypt’s agriculture consistently produced surpluses for overseas markets. Although not a “cash crop” economy, as understood in terms of capitalist...
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Radical History Review (1982) 1982 (26): 37–64.
Published: 01 October 1982
... laws represented the “heaviest of all taxes on fanners.” The Southern CuItivator, an agricultural journal, suggested the use of wire fences or thorn hedges, but agitation eventually 42 RADICAL HISTORY REVIEW turned to a call for new statutes requiring the enclosure...
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Radical History Review (1980) 1980 (24): 7–40.
Published: 01 October 1980
... for cooperative alternatives 20 RADICAL HISTORY REVIEW to the small family farm. Rejecting the Democrats’ call for the restora- tion of agrarian individualism, and the Communists’ call for agricultural collectivism, the STFU sought a cooperative solution for small farmers who...
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Radical History Review (1987) 1987 (39): 28–48.
Published: 01 October 1987
.... Wallerstein, MhWorld, I, 199-200; Wallerstein, Modsm World, 11, 17. 7. Karl von Loewe, "Commercial Agriculture in Lithuania, 1400-1600," Economic History Reukw, 26, 1 (1976), 33. 8. Philip Curtin, 738Atlantic Slavr Trd: A Cm(Madison, 1969), 268. 9. Richard Sheridan, Sugar...
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Radical History Review (2024) 2024 (148): 30–48.
Published: 01 January 2024
... and the Colonial New Deal: Modernization, Experts, and Rural Life in Puerto Rico, 1935–1942 .” Agricultural History 91 , no. 3 ( 2017 ): 293 – 319 . Dietz James . Economic History of Puerto Rico: Institutional Change and Capitalist Development . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 1986...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (59): 4–35.
Published: 01 May 1994
.... ”Unfortunately, this ran counter to the whole direction of California agricultural history. The state’s rural econo- my had never been dominated by small, Jeffersonian The ideology of the promise of land did reflect the Okie mythology. The 20/ RADICAL HISTORY REV1 EW Okies believed...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (109): 83–99.
Published: 01 January 2011
...- tion of all land resources in developing countries. The WTO perceives agricultural protectionism — ­an essential aspect of communal land organizations such as Brazil’s 86  Radical History Review Landless Workers’ Movement (Movimento dos Trabalhadores Rurais Sem Terra, MST) — ­as the biggest...
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Radical History Review (1996) 1996 (65): 148–151.
Published: 01 May 1996
..., and the New Deal. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994. $40.00, From various perspectives and vantage points galore, the twentieth- century history of California agriculture has been told numerous times before. There are tomes that tell the well-worn story of how water and irrigation...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 59–88.
Published: 01 May 1990
... African agriculture of the 1960s and the pfattehnd of a century before? Tractors? Agribusiness? Proletarians? None of the above, according to the 1971 Oxford History of South Africa. It was, ”as in many other countries, the breakdown of isolation.” White farmers who had previously hauled ox-wagons...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (108): 91–116.
Published: 01 October 2010
... knowledge of the Delhi District’s agricultural communities. Major H. C. Beadon, the deputy 102  Radical History Review Table 2.  Total Expenditure for All Lands Acquired (in Rupees). From J. Addison, “Report on Land Acquisitions at Delhi” (1915...
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Radical History Review (1978) 1978 (18): 66–75.
Published: 01 October 1978
...Jon Amsden Copyright September, 1978 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization 1978 SPANISH ANARCHISM AND THE STAGES THEORY OF HISTORY Jon Amsden There are numerous studies of anarchism but few good ones. Books worth reading...