Class Dynamics of Agrarian Change download free [PDF and Ebook] by Henry Bernstein

Class Dynamics of Agrarian Change download free [PDF and Ebook] by Henry Bernstein year 2010
  • Book name: Class Dynamics of Agrarian Change
  • Author: Henry Bernstein
  • Release date: 2010/8/15
  • Publisher: KUMARIAN PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9781565493568
  • Rating: 7.85 of 10
  • Votes: 396
  • Review by: Myla Whittle
  • Review rating: 9.32 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/21
  • Total pages: 160
  • Includes a PDF summary of 19 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Development processes are never neutral. They impact various groups and classes of people differently. A high food price may benefit some rich peasants who produce and sell food surplus, but it may disadvantage landless rural laborers. A project on irrigation may benefit those who own the land, but not the landless tenants. Nowadays, official documents by governments and development agencies tend to lump different groups of people into vague categories like 'rural poor'. This might be useful in some cases, but in large part this thinking can harm the poorest of the poor. Using Marx's theory of capitalism, Class Dynamics of Agrarian Change argues that class dynamics should be the starting point of any analysis of agrarian change. It provides an accessible introduction to agrarian political economy while showing clearly how the argument for 'bringing class back in' provides an alternative to inherited conceptions of the agrarian question. It illustrates what is at stake in different ways of thinking about class dynamics and the effects of agrarian change in today's globalized world.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 10H48M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Agriculture & Related Industries, Social Classes, Poverty & Unemployment, Politics & Government, Regional & Area Planning, Food & Society, Economic Theory & Philosophy, Development Economics
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 26.63 USD
  • Dimensions: 135.64x201.93x9.65mm
  • Weight: 163.29g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: West Hartford, CT, United States
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