Disappearing Peasantries? Rural Labour in Africa, Asia and Latin America

ISBN-10: 1853394777
ISBN-13: 9781853394775
Edition: 2000
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Description: This book points out how peasant labour redundancy can undermine rural welfare and political stability, and why academics and policy-makers of the 21st century cannot ignore the world's disappearing peasantries.

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Book details

List price: $45.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Practical Action Publishing
Publication date: 3/1/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 5.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.188

This book points out how peasant labour redundancy can undermine rural welfare and political stability, and why academics and policy-makers of the 21st century cannot ignore the world's disappearing peasantries.

Deborah Fahy Bryceson is a Researcher at the African Studies Centre, Leiden University. She is a graduate of the University of Dar es Salaam and took her doctorate at Oxford.

Foreword
Introduction
Peasant Theories and Smallholder Policies
Past and Present
Sub-Saharan Africa
African Peasants' Centrality and Marginality
Rural Labour Transformations
Modernization and Adjustment in African Peasant Agriculture
Veiled Conflicts: Peasant Differentiation, Gender and Structural Adjustment in Nigerian Hausaland
The Politics of Peasant Ethnic Communities and Urban Civil Society: Reflections of an African Dilemma
Peasant Wars in Africa: Gone With the Wind
Iatin America
Latin America's Agrarian Transformation: Peasantisation and Proletarianisation
Towards a Reconstruction of Cuba's Agrarian Transformation: Peasantisation, Depeasantisation and Repeasantisation
The Mexican Peasantry and the Ejido in the Neo-Liberal Period
Global-Local Links in Latin America's New Ruralities
Structural Adjustment, Peasant Differentiation and the Environment in Central America
Asia
Changing Peasantries in Asia
Labour and Landlessness in South and Southeast Asia
Women Workers in Bonded Labour in Rural Industry in South India: Responsibility without Rights
The Fate of the Chinese Peasantry since 1978
Japan's New Peasants John Knight
Conclustions
Disappearing Peasantries? Rural Labour Redundancy in the Neo-Liberal

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