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Critical perspectives in rural development studies, edited by Saturnino M. Borras

A collection of essays on key perspectives, frameworks and methodologies in critical rural development studies, with contributions from leading scholars in the field published as a special issue of the Journal of peasant studies, vol. 36, issue 1, January 2009
Table Of Contents
Agrarian change and peasant studies: changes, continuities and challenges - an introduction / Saturnino M. Borras Jr. -- The landlord class, peasant differentiation, class struggle and the transition to capitalism: England, France and Prussia compared / Terence J. Byres -- V.I. Lenin and A.V. Chayanov: looking back, looking forward / Henry Bernstein -- Chayanov's treble death and tenuous resurrection: an essay about understanding, about roots of plausibility and about rural Russia / Teodor Shanin -- Development strategies and rural development: exploring synergies, eradicating poverty / Cristóbal Kay -- A food regime genealogy / Philip McMichael -- Livelihoods perspectives and rural development / Ian Scoones -- Engendering the political economy of agrarian change / Shahra Razavi -- Everyday politics in peasant societies (and ours) / Benedict J. Tria Kerkvliet -- Synergies and tensions between rural social movements and professional researchers / Marc Edelman
Literary Form
non fiction
Issue of the Journal of peasant studies
Physical Description
viii, 258 p. ;, 24 cm

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