By K. Sivaramakrishnan
Editors Arun Agrawal and okay. Sivaramakrishnan declare that rural social switch in India can't be understood with out exploring how environmental alterations articulate significant points of agrarian transformations—technological, cultural, and political—in the final centuries. so that it will learn those matters, they've got reached past the confines of unmarried disciplinary allegiances or methodological loyalties to assemble anthropologists, historians, political scientists, geographers, and environmental scientists who're considerably trained through interdisciplinary examine. Drawing on huge box and archival learn, the participants reveal the robust political implications of blurring the bounds among dichotomous cultural representations, mix conceptual analyses with particular case stories, and examine why competing powers selected to stress specific representations of land use or social family members. via supplying a extra textured research of ways different types emerge and alter, this paintings bargains the potential of growing the most important alliances throughout populations that experience traditionally been assumed to lack mutual goals.
Agrarian Environments should be precious to these in political technology, Asian reviews, and environmental studies.
Contributors. Arun Agrawal, Mark Baker, Molly Chattopadhyaya, Vinay Gidwani, Sumit Guha, Shubhra Gururani, Cecile Jackson, David Ludden, Haripriya Rangan, Paul Robbins, Vasant Saberwal, James C. Scott, okay. Sivaramakrishnan, Ajay Skaria, Jennifer Springer, Darren Zook
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Agrarian Environments: Resources, Representations, and Rule in India by K. Sivaramakrishnan