By Arupjyoti Saikia
Addressing a huge hole within the historiography of recent Assam, this ebook strains the rather unexplored yet profound differences within the agrarian panorama of past due- and post-colonial Assam that have been instrumental within the making of recent Assamese peasantry and rural politics. It discusses the altering family members among a number of sections of peasantry, country, landed gentry, and politics of other ideological colours — nationalist, communist and socialist — and exhibits how a basically agrarian query touching on peasantry got here to occupy the centre degree within the nationalist politics of the country. it's going to specifically curiosity students of historical past, agrarian and peasant stories, sociology, and modern politics, as additionally these fascinated about Northeast India.
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